KATHMANDU, Nov 28: A police sub-inspector working in Bardiya has been detained by the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse Of Authority (CIAA) for investigation.

Woman dies in tiger attack in Bardiya

November 19, 2023 17:34 pm

BARDIYA, Nov 19: A woman has lost her life after being attacked by a tiger in Bardiya. Mamta Sunar, 25, from Rajapur Municipality-10 Sukumbasi Tole lost her life in a tiger attack on Sunday afternoon.

RANJHA (Banke), Nov 12: Despite a decrease in leprosy cases compared to previous years, Banke and Bardiya districts in the Lumbini Province continue to report new cases of this infectious disease, posing challenges to its eradication.

Tiger mauls woman to death in Bardiya

November 3, 2023 18:08 pm

BARDIYA, Nov 3: A woman has died after being attacked by a tiger while she was grazing goats in a community forest in Bardiya.

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Former Member of Parliament Khemraj Bhatta 'Mayalu' passed away last night. The 76-year-old former MP was receiving treatment for cancer at Bir Hospital, Mayalu's brother Chhabilal confirmed.

NC wins PA seat from Bardiya 2 A

November 24, 2022 08:03 am

BARDIYA, Nov 24: Nepali Congress's Janmajaya Timilsina secured a Province Assembly A seat from Bardiya constituency 2. He garnered 17,251 votes while his nearest rival Nagarik Unmukti Party's Pradeshi Chaudhary 12,184.

Tiger found dead in Bardiya

November 12, 2022 15:16 pm

BARDIYA, Nov 12: A Bengal tiger was found dead in the Ganesh Shiva Community Forest located in Madhuvan Municipality-8 of Bardiya.

BARDIYA, Oct 11: Around 1,400 houses have been inundated due to floods in the Karnali River at Rajapur Municipality and Geruwa Rural Municipality in Bardiya district, following incessant rainfall since last week.

TIKAPUR, August 7: A massive flood in Karnali river is posing risk to the Satti bridge, Rajapur and Tikapur in Bardia.

RANJHA, June 25: Human-wildlife conflict has continued unabated in Banke and Bardiya districts, resulting in 29 human casualties and several incidents of injuries in the past five years.

NEPALGUNJ, March 22: The carcass of a tiger has been retrieved from the Janajagriti Community Forest of Madhuban Municipality-2 in Bardiya.

One dies in accident at Bardiya

February 14, 2022 17:10 pm

Bardiya, Feb 14: Dhan Bahadur Chaudhary, 23, of Thakurbaba Municipality-9 died on Sunday evening when a motorcycle collided with a JCB.

BARDIYA, Feb 1: Two people were killed when a tipper truck crushed them while they were warming themselves at a bonfire in a field. The incident took place when a tipper was trampled uncontrollably in the yard of Satpatiya of Badaiyatal Rural Municipality-3 at around 8PM on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 22: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba is going to Bardiya on Friday to inspect the flood- and landslide-affected areas. A team including Prime Minister Deuba arrived in the Far West by helicopter to inspect the flood and landslide affected areas on Thursday.

BARDIYA, Oct 4: A picture of a group of students of Bansgadhi Municipality crossing a river to go to their school in Barbardia has gone viral on social media.

BARDIYA, Sept 18: Three members of the same family died on Friday night after being trapped in an electric trap laid by their neighbor to kill wild boars.

KATHMANDU, Sept 1: Bal Bahadur Bhandari, who left Nepal 47 years ago, returned home on Monday. Bhandari, who had gone to India from Sitapur, Bardiya at the age of eight, has finally set his foot on the Nepali soil after an interval of 47 years.

Elderly man dies in tiger attack

July 6, 2021 08:49 am

BARDIYA, July 6: An elderly man was killed in a tiger attack at Bhagraiya of Madhuban Municipality-3 in Bardiya district when he was collecting fodder and firewood inside the Samjhana Community Forest.

BARDIYA, June 1: A 66-year-old woman died in a tiger attack at Madhuban Municipality-5 in Bardiya district.

Due to the increasing number of daily infections, the corona wards of COVID hospitals in Bheri and Kohalpur have been sending infected patients home as the hospitals are in no state of admitting patients from other districts.

KATHMANDU, April 6: A tiger, which created terror in the areas around the Bardiya National Park in southwestern Nepal, has finally been caged at the Central Zoo in Jawalakhel, Lalitpur.

BARDIYA, March 12: Eight people were killed in tiger attacks in Bardiya district in eight months in the current fiscal year, 2020/21, according to the police.

Two killed in tiger attack in Bardiya

October 27, 2020 19:58 pm

BARDIYA, Oct 27: Two persons were killed by a tiger in Bardiya district on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 26: The campus chief of Babai Multiple Campus died of the coronavirus infection on Saturday.

BARDIYA, May 27: A 55-year old man staying in a quarantine facility in Bardiya has passed away.

SURKHET, Feb 22: The National Pride Project, Bheri-Babai Diversion Multipurpose Project has completed 40% of the construction work. The construction project was started from 2004 to divert the water of Bheri River to Babai and provide irrigation facility to 52,000 hectares of land of Banke and Bardiya districts and also produce 48-megawatt electricity. The construction of the 12.2 kilometers long tunnel was constructed with the use of Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) for the first time in Nepal. Under the second package of the project, the dam and powerhouse will be constructed.

SURKHET, Feb 19: Chairperson of the Nepal Communist Party (NCP), Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that no discussion was held to merge Banke and Bardiya districts in Karnali Province for the time being.

BANKE, Jan 18: Potato farmers in Banke and Bardiya districts are facing losses of Rs 1 billion due to excessive winter rain. Potato production in these districts is likely to decline by 50% this season. The excessive winter rain has continued even in January which will furthermore affect the production of vegetables and winter crops in these districts.

NEPALGUNJ, Dec 29: Local politicians and civil society leaders have formed a committee with a demand to integrate Banke and Bardiya districts in Karnali Province.

BUTWAL, Dec 17: Province 5 government has chosen Bardiya to base its promotional campaign for Visit Nepal Year (VNY) 2020. The provincial Ministry of Industry, Tourism, Forest and Environment has dec

BARDIYA, June 23: Seven persons sustained injuries when a passenger bus met with an accident along in Bardiya on Sunday morning.

RAJAPUR, May 14: With the rise in the population of spotted tiger, the inflow of tourists to Bardiya National Park, has witnessed an upward trend. Bardiya is being developed as a synonymous to the tiger of late.

NEPALGUNJ, April 29: The Banke District Court has sent 18 land revenue officials of Banke and Bardiya districts to judicial custody. They had been arrested on the charge of transferring the ownership of huge chunks of land belonging to the Sikta Irrigation Project to private ownership through forgery.

BARDIYA, March 31: Three persons were killed when two motorbikes collided head-on on Sunday morning.

BARDIYA, March 28: Until 19 years ago, indigenous people of Nangapur village in Bardiya district were bonded laborers known as Kamaiyas, who worked as slaves for wealthy landlords. They were eventually liberated from the vicious cycle of oppressive practice by the government and thereafter began their difficult rehabilitation in an estranged society.

SURKHET, March 18: Business community of Banke and Bardiya districts has proposed an integration of the districts into Karnali state. The merger would boost economic development of the state, they argued at an interaction in Birendranagar among the office bearers of Surkhet and Kohalpur Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI).

BARDIYA, March 5: The newly-constructed temple of Lord Shiva in Laxmana of Bansgadhi Municipality in Bardiya district has been officially inaugurated on Monday on the occasion of Mahashivaratri.

BARDIYA, Feb 5: Bheri Babai Diversion Multipurpose Project, which was started under the government’s vision to give farmers proper access to irrigation facilities, has expedited construction of canals of late. With the recent progress in works, the project has entered the final stage to take irrigation water to farmers’ fields.

KATHMANDU, Jan 28: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has arrested a police official with Rs 100,000 in bribe from Bardiya.

KATHMANDU, Jan 17: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) arrested a ward member of Rajapur Municipality-10 in Bardiya on the charge of taking bribe of Rs 250,000.

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: Chief District Officer of Bardiya, Ram Bahadur Kurumbang, has clinched the title of Integrity Idol of Nepal 2018.

KATHMANDU, Dec 7: Chief District Officer of Bardiya Ram Bahadur Kurumbang has clinched the title of Integrity Nepal Idol of the year 2018.

BARDIYA, Dec 5: Police have arrested an Indian national with 30 grams of heroin in the district on Wednesday.

DHANGADHI, Sept 16: The 'Atawari' festival which is celebrated by the Chaudhary-Dagaura community of the western Terai in Nepal has kicked off from today. The two-day festival symbolising mutual harmony, unity and good family relations is observed majorly in Dang, Banke, Bardiya, Kailali and Kanchanpur districts.

KATHMANDU, Sept 5: It has been over a year since the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) started a probe into Jabdighat bridge collapse in Bardiya district. But the investigation still remains inconclusive.

BARDIYA, Sept 2: Last Sunday, Gopal Chand of Rajapur-6 in Bardiya district sustained injuries after being shot at by Indian security personnel.

BARDIYA, Aug 18: An inflatable raft with Bardiya National Park security guards on-board has capsized in the Karnali River on Saturday.

BARDIYA, July 1:  Police have arrested  twelve  gold dealers from different areas of the district for mixing gold with other substances.

BARDIYA, June 9: A project with the goal of making Bardiya fully secure from inundation and erosion by the Babai river has finally picked up momentum.

KATHMANDU, April 19: Everest Bank Ltd has inaugurated its branch office at Bansgadhi of Bardiya district.