SANDESH SHRESTHA

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Back in politics with a landslide

Published On: December 3, 2019 07:57 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, Dec 3: Bidya Bhattarai gave up politics to enable her husband late Rabindra Adhikari to actively engage himself in that calling. She quit the political scene after she got married to Adhikari in 1999.

Province-level Bus Park to be constructed in Pokhara

Published On: November 12, 2019 08:07 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, Nov 12: In a bid to manage the city, Pokhara Metropolitan City is preparing to construct a bus park.

Paschimanchal Campus to start tunnel engineering course

Published On: November 4, 2019 07:40 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, Nov 4: Pokhara-based Paschimanchal Campus is preparing to start a course on tunnel engineering.

NCP Kaski picks Adhikari’s widow as by-poll candidate

Published On: October 26, 2019 09:47 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, Oct 26: The Kaski District chapter of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has recommended Bidhya Bhattarai, widow of the late tourism minister Rabindra Adhikari, as the party’s candidate for the upcoming by-election in Kaski Constituency-2.

Gandaki assembly committee tells contractor to complete bridge on time

Published On: October 21, 2019 10:02 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, Oct 21: The Development Committee under Gandaki provincial assembly has directed the authorities concerned to ensure that the under-construction bridge connecting Pokhara Municipality ward no 14 and 15 is completed on time.

Preparations for an auto village in Pokhara

Published On: October 12, 2019 08:20 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA , Oct 12: The Capital of Gandaki Province, Pokhara is planning to build an "auto village" in the city.  Disorganized vehicle and motorcycle workshops on both sides of the road right from the entry point of Pokhara and the roads inside the city have made the city look ugly, dirty, and malodorous. Pokhara Metropolis with a purpose to manage the "auto business" and workshops has prepared to make an auto village in the city.

New cold storage comes up in Pokhara

Published On: September 15, 2019 09:51 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, Sept 15: Pokhara Agriculture Cold Store, which is said to be equipped with all modern facilities, has been opened under public private partnership model in Pokhara.

Farmers urged to minimize use of antibiotics in poultry farms

Published On: September 15, 2019 08:15 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, Sept 15: The Directorate of Livestock and Fisheries Development under the Ministry of Land Management, Agriculture and Cooperatives of Gandaki Province has urged poultry farmers to minimize the use of antibiotics in their poultry farms.

Police clinches National Women’s Volleyball title

Published On: September 3, 2019 10:35 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, Sept 3: Nepal Police Club has defeated New Diamond Academy in straight sets to secure the title of the National Women’s Volleyball Tournament held at New Adarsh Communal Development Society, in Lamachaur, Pokhara on Monday.

New Diamond, Police to vie for National Women’s Volleyball title

Published On: September 2, 2019 10:55 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, Sept 2: New Diamond Academy and the departmental team Nepal Police Club are set to vie for the title of the ongoing National Women’s Volleyball Tournament in Pokhara to be held on Monday.

13th South Asian Games will be hosted on time: Minister Bishwakarma

Published On: July 24, 2019 10:44 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, July 24: Minister for Youth and Sports Jagat Bahadur Bishwakarma has asked the public not to have any doubts on the organization of the 13th South Asian Games (SAG) as scheduled.

Man admits to killing his wife to marry girlfriend

Published On: July 18, 2019 03:30 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, July 18: A middle-aged man in Pokhara allegedly hired contract killers to murder his wife so that he could marry his girlfriend.

Nurse accuses colleagues of practicing caste-based discrimination

Published On: June 24, 2019 10:45 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, June 24: Shanti Pariyar, a health worker at the Department of Gynecology and Child Care of Fewa City Hospital, has accused her co-workers of caste-based discrimination at a press meet held on Sunday.

Gurung, Shrestha adjudged best players in NSJF Pokhara Award

Published On: June 8, 2019 08:13 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, June 8: Yukesh Gurung and Sushmi Shrestha have been adjudged the best players of the TVS Apache Pokhara Sports Award in Pokhara on Friday.

Gandaki starts inter-province border demarcation from Kaski

Published On: June 3, 2019 10:34 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, June 3: Gandaki Province recently began the task for demarcating the borders of its local units and wards, starting from Kaski.

NC leaders call for unity during Pokhara by-election

Published On: April 13, 2019 05:25 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, April 13: President of the main opposition party Nepali Congress (NC) Sher Bahadur Deuba has called his party members to demonstrate that their intra-party feud has been settled through the Pokhara By-election.

CPN: a major security threat in Gandaki Province

Published On: April 8, 2019 04:05 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, April 8: The high-profile province level security meeting of Gandaki Province has concluded that the Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) led by Netra Bikram Chand is a major security threat in the province.

10 Kaski projects to be showcased at investment summit

Published On: March 29, 2019 05:00 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, March 29: Ten projects based in Kaski district are going to be showcased at the two-day Nepal Investment Summit to kick off on Friday.

Court allows police to probe Gandaki Medical College officials

Published On: March 15, 2019 08:18 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, March 15: The Pokhara High Court on Thursday rejected a writ petition filed by Khuma Prasad Aryal, chairman of Gandaki Medical College (GMC), allowing the police to arrest college officials and begin probe against them on charges of fraud.

Govt won't stay mum if Biplab keeps wreaking havoc: Dahal

Published On: March 12, 2019 05:30 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, March 12: Chairman of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Monday claimed that the government would not stay mum if the Biplab-led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) kept on wreaking havoc in the country.