Akson Rai

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Irrigation official caught while accepting Rs 180,0000 bribe

Published On: July 16, 2019 07:57 AM NPT By: Akson Rai

BHOJPUR, July 16: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has caught chief of Irrigation Development Division Office (IDDO), Bhojpur while he was accepting Rs 180,000 in bribe from a consumer committee on Monday.

Two including cop killed in incident with armed Chand cadre

Published On: July 11, 2019 04:00 AM NPT By: Akson Rai

BHOJPUR, July 11: Two persons including a policeman were killed in an exchange of fire with a cadre of the Netra Bikram Chand-led CPN (Maoist) in Bhojpur, Wednesday morning.

Unidentified group vandalizes ward office in Bhojpur

Published On: July 4, 2019 07:14 AM NPT By: Akson Rai

BHOJPUR, July 4: An unidentified group on Tuesday evening vandalized and torched the ward office of Tyamkemaiyung Rural Municipality-1, in Bhojpur district.

Mother kills 22-month son

Published On: May 29, 2019 12:15 PM NPT By: Akson Rai

BHOJPUR, May 29: A mother in Bhojpur murdered her 22 months old son with a sharp weapon on Tuesday.

Farmers in Bhojpur frustrated with low market price of cardamom

Published On: April 20, 2019 08:44 AM NPT By: Akson Rai

BHOJPUR, April 20: Farmers in Bhojpur are frustrated with a free fall in the price of their high value cash crop – cardamom – by 80 percent.

Lawmaker reaching out to villagers, hearing grievances

Published On: November 5, 2018 06:00 AM NPT By: Akson Rai

BHOJPUR, Nov 5: At a time when most of the ministers and elected representatives are busy exchanging greetings for Tihar, Sudan Kirati who was elected in the federal election from Bhojpur is busy listening to the grievances of the people of his constituency.

Local government struggles in lack of employees

Published On: October 2, 2018 03:30 AM NPT By: Akson Rai

BHOJPUR, Oct 2: The last local elections were held with the slogan 'Gaun Gaun ma Singha Durbar', meaning every village would have executive power in its own area under the new federal structure.

Dalit family agrees to return home after security assurance

Published On: August 16, 2018 07:15 AM NPT By: Akson Rai

BHOJPUR, Aug 16: Members of a Dalit family from Arun Rural Municipality-4 of Bhojpur, who arrived in the district headquarters demanding security after being displaced from their village, has returned home after security assurance and legal action against the guilty.

NC eyes victory in communist-dominated Bhojpur

Published On: November 2, 2017 07:43 AM NPT By: Akson Rai

BHOJPUR, Nov 2: Bhojpur district has historically been a fort of the country’s communist parties. While the left alliance gears up to defend their traditional stronghold, the democratic alliance led by the ruling Nepali Congress (NC) is determined to lead a successful assault in the upcoming electoral battle slated for November 26.

11-year-old pregnant girl banished from village

Published On: July 18, 2017 02:30 AM NPT By: Akson Rai

BHOJPUR, July 17: An 11-year-old rape victim from Yaku in Arun Municipality-5 of Bhojpur district has been banished from her village after become pregnant.