SANDESH SHRESTHA

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Pokhara metropolis suspends all but essential services after an employee contracts COVID-19

Published On: October 15, 2020 05:27 PM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA: Oct 15: Pokhara Metropolitan City has suspended all its services except for the most essential ones after an employee tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

59 workers at Pokhara Foods contract coronavirus

Published On: September 8, 2020 07:50 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

Factory sealed off following the confirmation of COVID-19 infection in the staff

Landslide sweeps away more than 20 houses and 17 missing in Baglung

Published On: September 3, 2020 07:53 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, Sept 3: Heavy rainfall triggered a massive landslide in Baglung that swept away more than 20 houses, and 17 people have gone missing.

Amid rising COVID-19 cases, Kaski district administration issues prohibition order for five days

Published On: August 18, 2020 02:33 PM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

KASKI, Aug 18: The district administration in Kaski has issued a five-day prohibitory order keeping in mind the rising COVID-19 cases in the district in recent days.

400 house owners in Pokhara announce relief in house rent

Published On: July 2, 2020 03:57 PM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, July 2:  As many as 400 house owners have announced to provide relief in the house rent to business entrepreneurs.

Demonstration in Pokhara demanding PM’s resignation

Published On: June 11, 2020 03:09 PM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, June 11: A group of independent youths has demanded the resignation of the Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, staging a demonstration in Pokhara on Thursday.

Manang lifts record sixth Aaha Rara Gold Cup title

Published On: March 15, 2020 08:07 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, March 15: Manang Marshyangdi Club has lifted the record sixth Aaha Rara Gold Cup with a 4-3 tiebreaker win over its A-Division counterpart Nepal Police Club in Pokhara on Saturday.  This was Manang’s sixth Aaha Rara Gold Cup title as it had won the second, third, 10th, 14th and 15th editions.

Police, Manang confident of winning title

Published On: March 14, 2020 07:46 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, March 14: As the Nepali football’s two heavyweights go head to head for the 18th Aaha Rara Gold Cup title on Saturday, both the teams will have different aspirations in the final.

Police thrashes Three Star to reach final

Published On: March 12, 2020 09:47 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, March 12: The departmental team Nepal Police Club has advanced into the final with a stunning 3-0 win over Three Star in the ongoing 18th Aaha Rara Gold Cup in Pokhara on Wednesday.

Army to play Manang in Aaha Rara Gold Cup semis

Published On: March 11, 2020 08:15 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

KATHMANDU, March 11: A-Division League runner-up Tribhuvan Army Club has secured its semifinal berth in the ongoing 18th Aaha Rara Gold Cup with a comfortable 3-0 win over Sankata Club in Pokhara on Tuesday.

Defending champion Three Star into semis

Published On: March 10, 2020 10:26 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, March 10: The defending champion Three Star Club has advanced into the semifinals of the ongoing Aaha Rara Gold Cup defeating India’s Gangtok Football Club 3-0 in Pokhara on Monday.

Farmers worried as coffee plants give no fruit

Published On: March 10, 2020 09:24 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, March 10: Farmers of various districts of Gandaki Province are worried as their coffee plants are not bearing fruits.

Manang reaches Aaha Rara Gold Cup semis

Published On: March 9, 2020 09:19 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, March 9: Manang Marsyangdi Club has reached the semifinal of the ongoing Aaha Rara Gold Cup defeating Jhapa XI 1-0 in a match played at Pokhara Stadium’s football ground in Pokhara on Sunday.

Jhapa stuns APF to reach Aaha Rara quarters

Published On: March 7, 2020 10:10 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, March 7: JHAPA XI has stunned the A-Division outfit Armed Police Force (APF) Club 5-3 in the tie-breaker to advance into the quarterfinals of the ongoing Aaha Rara Gold Cup in Pokhara on Friday.

Reactionary forces egging on some NCP leaders to weaken govt: PM Oli

Published On: February 25, 2020 06:53 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, Feb 25: Prime Minister KP Oli has accused opposition forces of inciting leaders within the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) to make the current government unsuccessful.

Street children 'terrorize' tourists as they beg

Published On: January 25, 2020 10:56 AM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, Jan 25: Street children, including some from India, have been found to have created nuisance for tourists in Pokhara's Lakeside. They beg and run after tourists until some money is dropped off, and this ugly practice is sure to demotivate tourists to prolong their stay in Pokhara, and that too while Visit Nepal 2020 is ongoing, according to businesspersons.

Provincial Assembly member Deepak Manange arrested

Published On: January 23, 2020 04:42 PM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, July 23: Provincial Assembly member Rajiv Gurung aka Deepak Manange has been arrested on Thursday in connection with an attack on All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) Kaski Milan Gurung.

ANFA Kaski Chair Milan Gurung files complaint against lawmaker Deepak Manange

Published On: January 22, 2020 06:40 PM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: Chairperson of All Nepal Football Association (ANFA), Kaski Milan Gurung on Wednesday lodged a complaint against the Provincial Assembly Member Rajiv Gurung aka Deepak Manange to District Police Office, Kaski.

Dipak Manange slaps ANFA Kaski president Gurung

Published On: January 21, 2020 09:00 PM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, Jan 21: Provincial assembly member of Gandaki Province Rajiv Gurung aka Deepak Manange has manhandled All Nepal Football Association Kaski chairperson Milan Gurung at a public event in Kaski today.

Ensure fair compensation to landowners, say local leaders

Published On: January 13, 2020 12:18 PM NPT By: SANDESH SHRESTHA

POKHARA, Jan 13: Local representatives and leaders of different political parties of Kaski have expressed their solidarity with the locals who have been demanding that compensation for additional land to be acquired for Pokhara Regional Airport should be distributed as per the existing market rate.