Him Nath Devkota



Two killed, nine injured in Rasuwa landslide

September 16, 2018 07:43 AM

RASUWA, Sept 16: Two people lost their lives while nine are injured due to a landslide that took place in the tunnel way of the Rasuwagadhi hydropower project on Saturday night.

Rasuwa's RM prioritizes ambulance for all instead of private vehicle for chairperson

August 20, 2018 12:12 PM

RASUWA, Aug 20: Citing that an ambulance was more important and much needed than a private car for its chairpersons, the Naukund rural municipality (RM) has decided to buy an ambulance instead.

Gosainkunda Mela begins

August 16, 2018 09:12 AM

Gosainkunda is a popular travel destination of Nepal. Especially during Janai Purnima,  a large influx of devotees visit the region. About 7,000 visitors arrived in the region to observe the festivities last year. The number is expected to double this year.

Rasuwa farmers embrace new technology

June 25, 2018 05:35 AM

RASUWA, June 25: Farmers of Rasuwa are being attracted towards use of modern technology in agriculture. Farmers of Naukunda Rural Municipality are using equipment for plowing the field and de-cobbing maize, among others. Farm equipment has come as a boon to farmers who were facing hard times arranging laborers for farm works.

32 months after quake, hospital finally gets its building

January 3, 2018 05:00 AM

RASUWA, Jan 3: Rasuwa’ district hospital has moved into its new building. The hospital had been providing services from tent after its building was destroyed by earthquake in April, 2015.

China halts light vehicles to curb gold smuggling

December 24, 2017 09:41 AM

RASUWA, Dec 24: Citing active gold smugglers travelling to and fro from Nepal to China, Chinese authorities have halted motorcycles and light vehicles of Nepal to Kerung border.

Railway line connecting Nepal and China very soon: Oli

December 19, 2017 20:36 PM

RASUWA, Dec 19: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has said that the construction work on the much-talked railway line connecting Nepal and China will be expedited very soon.

Oli recalls his previous promise as he visits Rasuwa

December 19, 2017 15:46 PM

KATHMANDU, Dec 19: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli visited Rasuwa Gadi- Kerung border on Tuesday.

Democratic Alliance clean-sweep in Rasuwa

December 9, 2017 07:25 AM

RASUWA, Dec 9: Democratic Alliance has secured victory for the House of Representatives and Provincial Assemblies in Rasuwa.

13 air shots fired in Rasuwa

November 24, 2017 09:27 AM

RASUWA, Nov 24: Two days ahead of the elections for the House of Representatives and Provincial Assembly, attacks have spread in Rasuwa. Yesterday, there were two attacks in two different places of the district.

Langtang: Where election candidates never go

November 21, 2017 09:36 AM

RASUWA, Nov 21: Dawa Tamang of Langtang village was decisive about the candidate whom he would vote during the recently held local level elections. He had clear idea about all the contesting candidates as they were from his area only. He had made the decision based on their image and reputation.

Disabled couple disappointed with candidates

November 18, 2017 08:37 AM

RASUWA, Nov 18: Aaita Ram Damai, a local of Dadagaun of Uttargaya Rural Municipality-3, Rasuwa district, cannot speak and walk. Sadly, his wife is deaf.

ASYCUDA eases customs procedures at Rasuwagadhi

November 16, 2017 03:45 AM

RASUWA, Nov 16: The installation of Automated System for Customs Data (ASYCUDA) at the Rasuwagadhi Customs Office has eased customs procedures for both traders and customs officials.

Voter education yet to begin in Rasuwa

November 8, 2017 07:48 AM

RASUWA, Nov 7: With the first phase of provincial and parliamentary elections just 18 days away, voters' education is yet to be conducted in Rasuwa district raising concerns whether invalid votes this time would be as much as during the recent local elections.

Voter education yet to begin in Rasuwa

November 8, 2017 04:30 AM

RASUWA, Nov 8: With the first phase of provincial and parliamentary elections just 18 days away, voters' education is yet to be conducted in Rasuwa district raising concerns whether invalid votes this time would be as much as during the recent local elections.

Earthquake victims' recommendation files missing from DCC

November 1, 2017 04:30 AM

RASUWA, Nov 1: Documents related to the first installment of housing grants for earthquake victims have gone missing from the District Coordination Committee, Rasuwa.

Syaba dance performed in Rasuwa after four decades

October 25, 2017 03:35 AM

RASUWA, Oct 24: Locals of Rasuwa have taken initiative to revive a traditional dance of the Tamang community known as Syaba dance. As per the tradition, people of the Tamang community should perform the dance on the first Tuesday after Bhaitika every year. However, this dance was performed in Rasuwa after a hiatus of almost 40 years.

China closes Rasuwagadhi border for six days

October 18, 2017 04:00 AM

RASUWA, Oct 18: China has closed the Rasuwagadhi border crossing -- the only trade border between Nepal and China - for six days.

Man accused of smuggling 88 kg gold is NC candidate

October 17, 2017 01:15 AM

RASUWA, Oct 17: Nepali Congress (NC) has fielded Man Bahadur Tamang, who was arrested for his alleged involvement in an 88-kg gold smuggling case, as a candidate for the upcoming provincial election under the Proportional Representation (PR) system.

Rasuwagadhi checkpoint at risk of landslides

October 15, 2017 02:45 AM

RASUWA, Oct 15: The Rasuwagadhi checkpoint that connects Nepal with the world economy powerhouse China is at high risk of landslides. If left unchecked, this could disrupt trade between the two counties.