BAJURA, March 29: Food crisis has deepened in Bajura district owing to contractor's sheer ignorance in the supply of rice.

BAJURA, Feb 17: Badimalika Municipality in Bajura has gone fully digital after all its ward offices were connected to the internet recently.  According to the municipality’s Mayor Padam Baduwal, the initiation was taken in a bid to make all its village and town offices technology friendly. “We are really glad that we did it. Now our municipality has gone fully digital which is essential for development in the present world,” he said.

BAJURA, Feb 9: One hundred sixty million rupees has been distributed to the erstwhile farm bonded laborers in Bajura district.

Bajura under snow grip again

February 7, 2019 10:43 am

BAJURA, Feb 7: Snowfall has again gripped Bajura since Wednesday evening. Normal life here has become tougher again with abrupt fall on temperature caused by rain and snow.

BAJURA, Feb 6: After studying the prospects of poultry farming and animal husbandry, the Veterinary Hospital and Livestock Service Center, Bajura has made a decision to develop Bajura and Achham as the pocket areas.

DHANGADHI, Jan 23: Mountain districts of western Nepal experienced heavy snowfall on Tuesday. The snowfall which started since Monday night affected all the northern districts of Sudurpaschim Province, bringing down the temperature drastically.

Bajura and Humla covered in snow

January 22, 2019 09:30 am

BAJURA: Jan 22: Bajura has seen heavy snowfall for the third time since the third week of December. Normal life has been adversely affected due to recurring and abrupt snowfall.

BAJURA, Jan 20: Works have begun to collect data of chhaugoths (menstrual huts) at 69 wards of nine local levels in the district. The data collection is being carried out by police persons.

BAJURA, Jan 19: Jaya Lal Rokaya, a shaman of Agaupani, spent half of his life believing in various kinds of superstitions associated with Chhaupadi. He was one of those people who would not even look at a woman during five days of her periods.

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: A week after the deaths of a mother and her two sons in a 'chaugoth' (menstruation shed) in Bajura district, a parliamentary committee has decided to pay a field visit to inquire about the incident.

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January 16, 2019 18:00 pm

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BAJURA, Dec 9: Two years ago, Shristi Sharma, 21, conceived while she was not married yet. She got extremely worried not knowing what to do. Her boyfriend, with whom she tied the nuptial knot last year, also could not think of any idea either. However, the couple finally decided to get an abortion.

Bus helper found dead

November 9, 2018 19:08 pm

DHANGADHI, Nov 9: A man was found dead in a suspicious circumstance at a bus stand in Dhangadhi Sub Metropolitan City-4 on Friday.

DOTI, Oct 22: The whereabouts of local journalist Tej Bahadur Khadka ‘Teju’ are still not known almost two months since he went missing from a religious fair at Budhinanda of Bajura district.

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BAJURA, Oct 7: An unidentified group has attacked Chief Administrative Officer of Badimalika Municipality on Saturday night. Trilok Chandra was attacked on Saturday night at 10 pm.

Landslide sweeps houses in Bajura

August 18, 2018 13:17 pm

BAJURA, Aug 18: Landslide swept five houses at Budiganga-1 municipality on Friday night and killed one while injuring another. Kala Pari, 45 was buried in her home while her husband, Nande Pari is severely injured. The landslide damaged goods and killed cattle.

BAJURA, July 28: The locals of the district are in danger of landslide because of the torrential rain for continuous three days. Road sections have been damaged for which there is no vehicular movement. Dozens of villages are under the risk of a landslide as the land structure itself is of slanted type.

Tremor rocks Bajura

July 13, 2018 11:09 am

Bajura, July 13: An earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale has been felt in Bajura today.

BAJURA, May 13: It has been already over one decade since the Maoist armed conflict in the country formally ended with the signing of historic Comprehensive Peace Accord.

BAJURA Mar 9: A socket bomb has been defused by a Nepal Army bomb disposal team which had been planted near the District Police office, Bajura.

The Tremors in Bajura

January 14, 2018 07:38 am

Millions of threads of light beamed through the corners of the hills making a blanket of soft brightness above it. Slowly the blanket was slipping down as the sun sank further down the hills.

Baldev Regmi wins in Bajura

December 8, 2017 12:29 pm

BAJURA, Dec 8: Baldev Regmi, Candidate from CPN-UML has won in province 'A' in the district. He has secured 9840 votes.

Election Officer missing in Bajura

November 28, 2017 12:38 pm

BAJURA, Nov 29: An Election Officer of Bangpani Polling Center of Malika Secondary School at Pandavgufa Rural Municipality in Bajura district has gone missing from Monday evening.

BAJURA, Nov 24: Six cadres of Nepali Congress were injured and three others have gone out of contact in an attack in Budhiganga Municipality-1 on Wednesday evening.

Ward chief attacked in Bajura

November 20, 2017 08:09 am

BAJURA, Nov 20: Dammar Mahat, the chief of Badimalika Municipality-2, was attacked by an unidentified group on Saturday while returning home from the District Health Office, Bajura.

BAJURA, Nov 13: The District Security Committee (DSC), Bajura, has listed 31 of the 70 polling stations in the district as highly sensitive. The committee headed by the chief district officer (CDO) has categorized 31 polling stations as sensitive in terms of security in view of the parliamentary and provincial assembly elections scheduled for November 26.

BAJURA, Oct 14: Two youths were killed and another one was injured from a knife attack at Triveni Municiplaity-8 in the district on Saturday.

Fire guts six houses in Bajura

October 10, 2017 13:54 pm

BAJURA, Oct 10: Six houses were completely destroyed rendering as many as six families homeless after a Dali settlement caught fire in Samikartik Rural Municipality-2 on Monday night.

BAJURA, June 28: Tension  has flared at Matawada in Budhiganga Municipality-8 after CPN-UML cadres clashed with Nepali Congress cadres on Wednesday.

BAJURA, Jan 20: The CPN (UML) in Bajura has today shutdown the district headquarters Martadi to protest the death of one Hansa Bahadur Rawat in a clash between the Nepal Congress- UML cadres during political rallies at Chhededaha Rural Municipality last Sunday.

NEPALGUNJ, May 30: Flight commander Kailash Gurung of Nepal Army died in a cargo aircraft accident that crashed near Bajura-based Kolti airport while NA Colonel Gurung was trying to land it.

Aftershock strikes Bajura

April 25, 2017 12:48 pm

BAJURA, April 25: An aftershock of 4.1 magnitude on the Richter scale struck Bajura late Monday evening.

BAJURA, April 20: Various political parties in Bajura have assured of not involving children in poll-related activities.

BAJURA, April 18:Various political parties in Bajura have assured of not involving children in poll-related activities.

BAJURA, April 7: District Administration Office, Bajura has urged one and all to handover licensed weapons to the administration office.

BAJURA, March 25: Women in Bajura district, which is in the last position in the Human Development Index (HDI) in the country, are being encouraged and assisted to become self-reliant through enterprises since the President Women Upliftment Programme (PWUP) came into effect since this fiscal year.

BAJURA, March 17: One fourteen years old boy Sher Bahadur Karki, a resident of Himali Rural Municipality (formerly Sabik VDC), died and two sustained severe injuries when it thundered on Thursday night in Bajura.

Bajura, March 9: As many as 11 VDCs in the district received snowfall with the sudden change in weather.

BAJURA, Feb 19: The Bajura locals have shown their dissatisfaction towards what they term as the 'working style' of the Department of Urban Development and Building Construction (DUDBC) Division Office, Doti.

BAJURA, Jan 10: A total of 15 village development committees of the district have been selected for protecting the drinking water resources from global warming.

BAJURA, Jan 8: Snowfalls continues to take its toll on the people of the district since Saturday. Those lacking warm clothes, children and elderly have been affected the most in particular.

BAJURA, NOV 7: All nine wards of Koti VDC of Bajura have been facing the shortage of drinking water for years.

BAJURA, Oct 4: Punga Thapa Bhote, 16 and Kamala Bogati, 17 used to talk over phone for hours. Every new conversation would draw them closer to each other. Both of these ninth graders tied nuptial knot six months ago.

BAJURA, July 18: Incessant rainfall since Saturday has triggered floods and landslides at dozens of settlements in Bajura district, brining normal life to a grinding halt. It has already displaced 35 families of Jilli, Badimalika Municipality-9 and put many others at high risk, according to police.

Bajura road obstructed

June 19, 2016 19:10 pm

BAJURA, June19: Tipada-Martadi road section has been obstructed from Sunday morning. The road was damaged in Dhuwakadh due to the heavy rainfall on Saturday night causing the obstruction, disconnecting transportation service.