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Fire breaks out in Ilam

Published On: September 2, 2018 09:49 PM NPT By: Bhim Chapagain/Giriraj Baskota

ILAM, Sept 2: A big fire broke out in a house in Ranke Bazaar of the district since Sunday evening. The fire is still on at the house of Thalu Man Shrestha which is located at the border with Panchthar.

Conflict victims unhappy with draft amendment to law

Published On: August 11, 2018 10:36 AM NPT By: Bhim Chapagain/Giriraj Baskota

PANCHTHAR, Aug 11: Conflict victims have urged the government to review the proposed amendment related to transitional justice stating that the bill favors the guilty and is discriminatory against the victims.

Farmers lament inability to export produce to India

Published On: July 9, 2018 07:03 AM NPT By: Bhim Chapagain/Giriraj Baskota

Vegetable, tea and coffee farmers in the eastern region have been expressing concerns from to time-to-time over the obstruction in export of their produce to the Indian market. They complain that the southern neighbor restricts their produces from entering enter its market stating fall in demands. Farmers rue that they are not able to export their produce to India though the demand is high. They lament that in absence of a fair import and export policy between the two countries, they are bound to suffer every year.