MOHAMMAD HABIB

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CCTV cameras installed in Siddharthanagar Municipality

Published On: February 25, 2020 07:25 AM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Feb 25: The locals of Siddharthanagar Municipality have installed CCTV surveillance cameras in busy roads of the municipality in collaboration with Rupandehi Police.

Siddharthanagar Municipality disposing of waste on riverbank

Published On: February 22, 2020 09:02 AM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Feb 22: As Siddharthanangar Municipality in Rupandehi district has no concrete waste management plan, the local government has fixed the Danda River as the dumping site of Bhairahawa, hitting hard the locals living near the river.

Man selling puffed rice earns more than son working abroad

Published On: February 18, 2020 09:07 AM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Feb 18: A man selling something as simple as bhuja (puffed rice) has been earning far more than his son who has gone abroad for employment. Nandalal Kewat, 70, works day and night and earns pretty good money. The simple business which he has been doing in his own land for the past 55 years has rewarded him with both satisfaction and livelihood.

Bhim Hospital starts 24-hour lab services

Published On: February 14, 2020 07:35 AM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Feb 14: A lab facility operating round the clock has been started at Bhim hospital in Bhairahawa. The expansion of this facility in the hospital that was established in 1990 BS has made it a lot easier for the locals.  Now the locals will not have to go to other places for blood, urine and stool tests.

Advance hotel booking suffer due to coronavirus

Published On: February 5, 2020 11:48 AM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Feb 5: The widespread outbreak of coronavirus in China has affected the tourism industry in Nepal. Advance booking and hotel packages are being canceled by Chinese tourists due to the outbreak of coronavirus.

Call to remove minimum export threshold

Published On: February 3, 2020 11:13 AM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Feb 3: Local industrialists have suggested authorities concerned to remove minimum export threshold for attracting industrial units inside Special Economic Zone (SEZ) Bhairahawa.

Lumbini claims eighth Super League title

Published On: February 3, 2020 10:13 AM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Feb 3: Lumbini Khukuri Club secured its eighth title defeating Butwal XI Cricket Club by seven wickets in Rupandehi Super League’s final match held at Bhairahawa on Sunday.

Four members of same family from India die of suffocation in Rupandehi

Published On: January 30, 2020 02:40 PM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

RUPANDEHI, Jan 30: Four members of the same family from the Indian state of Bihar died of suffocation inside a house in Rupandehi in the wee hours of Thursday.

Three die in Bhairahawa road mishap

Published On: January 28, 2020 11:30 AM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Jan 28: Three persons died on the spot while nine others sustained injuries when three trucks collided with each other at Rohini rural municipality-4 of Rupandehi district at the Bhumahi road section at 6:30 am on Tuesday.

Modern technology helps Marchwar farmers earn more

Published On: January 19, 2020 10:50 AM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Jan 19: The farmers in the Marchwar area, which lies in the south of Rupandehi, are slowly adopting modern technology to boost their income.

Commercial banana farming more profitable than vegetables

Published On: January 7, 2020 10:39 AM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Jan 7: Rohit Kumar Pasi, 37, from Siyari Rural Municipality-4 spends most of time at farm taking care of bananas. When he shifted to banana farming from vegetables last year, he was not sure if it was worthwhile. But even within a year, he finds it more profitable than vegetable farming.

Gautam Buddha Int'l Airport deferred, deadline extended for 4th time

Published On: December 28, 2019 11:10 AM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Dec 28: The deadline of under-construction Gautam Buddha International Airport is ending this Tuesday. The construction company has submitted an application for deadline extension, for the fourth time, citing various reasons for their inability to complete the construction on time.

1.3m tourists from 113 nations visit Lumbini

Published On: December 19, 2019 09:06 AM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Dec 19: The number of tourists visiting Lumbini is not seeing expected growth, say entrepreneurs.

Saput’s soulful music resonated in Bhairahawa (with photos)

Published On: November 28, 2019 05:43 PM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

Prakash Saput, popular singer known for 'Galbandi Chyatiyo' made the audience dance in his tunes in Bhairahawa.

Lumbini Tourism Promotion, Industrial, Trade and Agriculture Expo underway (in photos)

Published On: November 23, 2019 03:42 PM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Nov 23: Hari Lodh of Marchwar Rupandehi was busy in taking selfie having the Rani Mahal on the background. Although is eager to visit the Rani Mahal in Palpa, popularly known as the Taj Mahal of Nepal, he has failed to manage time for that. Therefore, he has satisfied himself having a view of the replica of Rani Mahal in the ongoing Lumbini Tourism Promotion, Industrial, Trade and Agriculture Expo in Bhairahawa of Rupandehi.

Agriculture ministry is my choice: Minister Bhushal

Published On: November 23, 2019 02:16 PM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Nov 23: Newly-appointed Minister for Agriculture and Livestock Development Ghana Shyam Bhushal on Saturday has said he took the helm of the ministry according to his choice.

Construction of Rohini Irrigation Project sluggish

Published On: November 18, 2019 09:21 AM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Nov 18: The work of Rohini Irrigation Project, which is under construction at Rohini River lying between Devdaha Municipality-2 and Tilottama Municipality- 10 in Rupandehi district, is not picking up the expected pace.

Second International Tripitaka chanting ceremony begins in Lumbini

Published On: November 14, 2019 06:22 PM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

LUMBINI, Nov 14: The second International Tripitaka chanting ceremony has kicked off in Lumbini, the birthplace of the Lord Buddha, on Thursday.

Students padlock Bhairahawa-based Universal Medical College

Published On: November 12, 2019 08:14 AM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Nov 12: Students of the Bhairahawa-based Universal Medical College have padlocked the college demanding that the college return the additional fees it charged the students.

Hindus join Muhammad’s birthday anniversary celebration rally in Bhairahawa (with photos)

Published On: November 10, 2019 02:02 PM NPT By: MOHAMMAD HABIB

BHAIRAHAWA, Nov 10: People from the Muslim community have observed the 1494th birth anniversary (Jayanti) of Muslim prophet Muhammad in Bhairahawa on Sunday.