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Visit Nepal campaign fails to enthuse remote Karnali districts

Published On: January 2, 2020 09:54 AM NPT By: NAGENDRA UPADHYAYA AND DB BUDHA

SURKHET/ JUMLA, Jan 2: Karnali Province inaugurated Visit Nepal Year (VNY) 2020 campaign on Wednesday at provincial capital Birendranagar with great fanfare and rejoicing.

Unemployment details collection in Karnali sees delays

Published On: June 12, 2019 05:30 AM NPT By: NAGENDRA UPADHYAYA AND DB BUDHA

SURKHET/JUMLA, June 11Although the current fiscal year is nearing end, many local units in the Karnali province have not yet readied the details of unemployed youths for the Prime Minister Employment Program (PMEP).

New civil codes adds to rising divorce cases

Published On: October 24, 2018 07:49 AM NPT By: NAGENDRA UPADHYAYA AND DB BUDHA

SURKHET, Oct 24: A year ago, Prem Rokaya of Chingad Rural Municipality of Surkhet submitted an application at the ward office demanding divorce from his wife. The case was forwarded to the judicial committee later. After repeated discussions at the ward office and judicial committee, the issue was settled temporarily through reconciliation.

Few cases at courts after new civil codes take effect

Published On: August 21, 2018 07:59 AM NPT By: NAGENDRA UPADHYAYA AND DB BUDHA

SURKHET/ JUMLA, Aug 21:  The number of cases have reduced significantly in courts after the government introduced the new civil and criminal codes four days ago to replace the centuries old Muluki Ain.   The cabinet had approved the code a year ago but it came into effect from Friday. A large number of government officials and locals are unaware about the act due to the lack of promotion and publicity. Until Monday, only seven cases were filed in the 10 districts of Karnali Province.