Prashant Lamichhane

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Contempt case filed against PM, ministers over Fewa encroachment

Published On: August 10, 2019 06:35 AM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, Aug 10: A contempt of court case has been filed at the Supreme Court against Prime Miniter KP Oli, ministers and chief minister of Gandaki Province and officials for not implementing the court verdict on Fewa Lake encroachment for a year.

NC's CWC meeting being held today

Published On: July 7, 2019 01:50 PM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, July 7: The Central Working Committee meeting of the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) is taking place on Sunday afternoon.

4 ropani at Dhobi Khola illegally registered in names of individuals

Published On: May 3, 2019 07:27 AM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, May 3: It has come to light that around 4 ropani [0.5 acre] of land originally belonging to Dhobi Khola (Nilo Pul) in Kathmandu was illegally registered in the names of individuals under the pretext of updating the land survey map.

Funeral procession for Adhikari reaches Ramghat

Published On: March 1, 2019 04:38 PM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KAHMANDU, March 1: The funeral processoin for Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Rabindra Adhikari has reached Ramghat.

This is the last opportunity to save Fewa Lake: Pahari

Published On: January 28, 2019 06:38 AM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

POKHARA, Jan 28: The existence of Fewa lake is in jeopardy due to the continued encroachment of its land.

SC directs govt to demarcate Phewa Lake within 6 months

Published On: November 23, 2018 05:30 AM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, Nov 23: In a historic verdict, the Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday directed the government to demarcate Phewa Lake in Pokhara within six months and preserve its borders from shrinking.

SC directs govt to fortify Phewa Lake within six months

Published On: November 22, 2018 04:15 PM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: The Supreme Court has ordered the government to fortify the shrinking Phewa Lake within six months.

Shakya's hotel found to have encroached upon Fewa Lake

Published On: August 1, 2018 05:30 AM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, Aug 1: A probe committee formed to investigate the controversial construction of Hotel Water Front owned by tourism entrepreneur Karna Shakya on the banks of Fewa Lake has found that some portion of the hotel has been constructed on public land.

Probe committee measures Karna Shakya's hotel in Pokhara

Published On: June 4, 2018 04:35 PM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

POKHARA, June 4: A land measurement team formed by the government has started to measure land encroached by Karna Shakya's Water Front Hotel at Fewa Lake.

Plights of opening track thru rocky terrain

Published On: June 4, 2018 03:30 PM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

CHITWAN, Jun 4: Breaking a rocky terrain to construct road is an uphill task.

Over 200 illegal structures on Fewa shores

Published On: May 1, 2018 09:35 AM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, May 1: Pokhara Lekhnath Metropolitan City has compiled details of individuals involved in illegally constructing  structures on the shores of Fewa Lake.

1,692 ropani encroached at Fewa in 40 yrs: OAG report

Published On: April 17, 2018 06:45 AM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, April 17: The Office of the Auditor General has found that 1,692 ropanis of land (1 ropani equals 508.7 square meters) at Fewa Lake in Pokhara has been encroached and registered in the names of private individuals over the last 40 years.

Maoist leaders worry over power sharing post party unity

Published On: January 2, 2018 05:59 PM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, Jan 2: A secretariat meeting of the CPN (Maoist Center) has dwelled on the unification with the CPN-UML at the Khumaltar-based residence of Maoist Center Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal.

Journey of Dahal: From Rohini to Khumaltar

Published On: December 16, 2017 07:00 PM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: Following the start of the peace process, Chairman of CPN (Maoist Center) Pushpa Kamal Dahal rented a house in Nayabazar.

President Bhandari visits Dahal's residence

Published On: November 20, 2017 11:55 AM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: President Bidhya Devi Bhandari has visited CPN Maoist chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal's residence in Lazimpat.

Fewa encroachment raised in parliament

Published On: August 12, 2017 01:26 AM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, August 11: The issue of Fewa Lake encroachment has entered the parliament on Friday.

Govt body says no permit given for Shakya’s Fewa resort

Published On: August 11, 2017 07:30 AM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, Aug 10: It has come to light that the Waterfront Resort being run on the banks of Fewa Lake in Pokhara by tourism entrepreneur Karna Shakya was built and operated without permission from the government bodies concerned.

Metropolis starts collecting details of Fewa encroachment

Published On: August 10, 2017 06:15 AM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, Aug 9: Pokhara-Lekhanath Metropolitan City has started collecting details of illegal structures developed in the vicinity of Fewa lake.

Water Front Resort operating while writ petition is subjudice in Supreme Court

Published On: August 9, 2017 02:46 PM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, August 9: While the writ petition filed against hotelier Karna Shakya is still subjudice at the Supreme Court, Park Village Water Front Resort is operating in full swing on the Lakeside in Pokhara.

Noted hoteliers lead Fewa encroachment: Probe panel

Published On: August 8, 2017 07:00 AM NPT By: Prashant Lamichhane

KATHMANDU, Aug 7: People of high social standing are in the forefront in illegally encroaching on Fewa Lake, in the tourist hub of Pokhara.