Nirmal Ghimire

The contributor for Republica.

Tiger mauls woman to death in Bardiya

Published On: November 3, 2023 06:08 PM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, Nov 3: A woman has died after being attacked by a tiger while she was grazing goats in a community forest in Bardiya.

Concerns arise over dubious networking business ‘Indian Vestige’ in Western Nepal

Published On: September 4, 2023 03:15 PM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, Sep 4: Reports have surfaced highlighting the exploitation of thousands of Nepali citizens in western Nepal through an illicit networking business called "Indian Vestige." This development comes after a series of previous scams, including Unity International, Orions, and Winwin, which swindled substantial sums from the public through illegal networking ventures.

Indian forest officials close Gulariya-Murtiha border point for two days

Published On: April 4, 2023 05:00 PM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, April 4: Cross-border movement through the Gulariya-Murtiha border point has been badly affected as the Indian authorities have blocked movement through the border point since Monday afternoon.

Three members of same family killed in Bardiya as they fall in electric trap set for wild boars

Published On: September 18, 2021 10:00 AM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, Sept 18: Three members of the same family died on Friday night after being trapped in an electric trap laid by their neighbor to kill wild boars.

KP Oli is the leader of a small faction: Madhav Kumar Nepal

Published On: January 17, 2021 06:27 PM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

KATHMANDU, Jan 17: One of the two chairmen of the Dahal-Nepal faction of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), Madhav Kumar Nepal has said that Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, who leads the other rival faction of the NCP after the vertical split in the party following the dissolution of the House of Representatives (HoR), is merely a leader of a small group like Madan Bhandari Foundation.

Woman missing as a tiger runs her down from a motorcycle

Published On: January 2, 2021 02:00 PM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, Jan 2: A woman who was pillion-riding a motorcycle was attacked by a tiger in the Bardiya National Park-section of East-west Highway on Friday night.

One dies of coronavirus in Nepalgunj

Published On: October 18, 2020 02:44 PM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BANKE, Oct 18: Banke has recorded yet another COVID-19 death.

Corona-infected campus chief dies in Bardiya

Published On: September 26, 2020 04:22 PM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

KATHMANDU, Sept 26: The campus chief of Babai Multiple Campus died of the coronavirus infection on Saturday.

Clash between police, Biplab cadres in Bardiya; 1 policeman injured

Published On: January 28, 2020 07:45 PM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, Jan 28: A policeman has sustained injuries during a clash between police and outlawed Biplab-led group in Bardiya on Tuesday evening.

One dies while clearing encroached structures

Published On: November 6, 2019 10:30 AM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, Nov 6: A person has died here on Wednesday morning while clearing encroached structures in course of road expansion.

Victims of Indian Ponzi scheme seek help from police

Published On: October 19, 2019 08:26 AM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, Oct 19: Laxman Tharu of Rajapur Municipality – 5 last year took a loan of Rs 100,000 from a cooperative. In the application letter, he wrote that he needed money for poultry farming. No sooner than he had bought a few chickens, he happened to hear about an Indian networking business called Oriens.

Indian Ponzi scheme traps innocent poor in Nepali village

Published On: October 1, 2019 07:16 AM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, Oct 1: After his grandfather’s skin ailment was cured with medicines provided by an Indian networking firm, Avash Chaudhari of Govindapur village, Bardiya became a fan of the company and its products. The 18-year-old believes that the firm, Oriens Networking Company, has cures for all types of disease, including cancer. “My grandfather had been suffering since long back, but their medicine, which cost us Rs 4,000, cured him of his disease,” he said.

Embankment worth millions of rupees crumbles, Rajapur area at flood risk

Published On: August 13, 2019 02:30 AM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, Aug 13: In view of the risk of flooding in the settlements around, the government built a 12-kilometer long embankment along the Karnali River in Bardiaya two years ago.

DoI’s reluctance affects Bheri-Babai diversion project

Published On: August 12, 2019 09:07 AM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, Aug 12: Work of Bheri Babai Diversion Multipurpose Project has been affected as its proposal to test the project’s tunnel and provide irrigation facility to farmers by putting in place pumping and lifting technology gathers dust at the Department of Irrigation.

Policeman injured in fire incident

Published On: July 9, 2019 12:09 PM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, July 9: A policeman was injured when he was getting engaged to control a massive fire that broke out at Geruwa rural Municipality ward office in Bardiya on Tuesday.

Seven injured in Bardiya road mishap

Published On: June 23, 2019 11:18 AM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, June 23: Seven persons sustained injuries when a passenger bus met with an accident along in Bardiya on Sunday morning.

Motorbike collision claims three in Bardiya

Published On: March 31, 2019 10:54 AM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, March 31: Three persons were killed when two motorbikes collided head-on on Sunday morning.

Canal construction gaining momentum in Bheri Babai

Published On: February 5, 2019 09:40 AM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, Feb 5: Bheri Babai Diversion Multipurpose Project, which was started under the government’s vision to give farmers proper access to irrigation facilities, has expedited construction of canals of late. With the recent progress in works, the project has entered the final stage to take irrigation water to farmers’ fields.

Blacktopping of Gulariya-Belawa road section begins

Published On: December 2, 2018 03:00 AM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, Dec 2: Blacktopping of a 10-kilometer-long road section from Gulariya to Belawa in Sanoshree of Bardiya district has started. The section is part of the east-west Hulaki Road.

Two Indians held for gang rape

Published On: November 13, 2018 02:30 AM NPT By: Nirmal Ghimire

BARDIYA, Nov 13: It had been about a month since Sabitra (name changed) of Badhaiyatal Rural Municipality had started taking her goats to a field 500 meters away from her house for grazing. That field lies 500 meters north toward Nepal from the no man's land.