Bus accident in Rukum East: Five killed

September 22, 2022 17:25 pm

ROLPA, Sept 22: Five people were killed when a passenger bus met with an accident near Kyangsi Bagar located in Bhume Rural Municipality Ward No 3 Tirkhola in Rukum East on Thursday afternoon.

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: The number of deaths among Nepalis migrant workers abroad has been increasing every year. The government has not been able to reduce the death rate despite its efforts.

Dengue kills 20, more than 16,000 infected

September 19, 2022 17:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: The number of dengue-infected people has been on the rise in Nepal of late. According to the data of the Epidemiology and Disease Control Division, 20 people have died of dengue till Sept 18.

Two dead in separate incidents

September 19, 2022 15:33 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Two people died in two different incidents in Banke district.

LONDON, Sept 17:  When she was a child growing up in Nigeria, Timie Ogunmola's father used to show her black-and-white pictures of his trip to London in 1953 to attend Queen Elizabeth's coronation as an official in what was then his country's colonial administration.

MAHENDRANAGAR, Sept 17: The Sudurpaschim Province has been badly affected by the landslides and floods caused by the incessant rainfall. Achham district has incurred huge loss of lives and properties.

KATHMANDU, Sept 17: Twelve people were killed and 11 others went missing after a house collapsed due to a landslide in Acham district.

Woman dies in bus-hit

September 15, 2022 13:09 pm

Lekhnath, September 16: A woman died after being hit by a microbus ( Gha 1 Kha 6830) in Lekhnath, Pokhara on Wednesday evening. The victim has been identified as Devkala Banjara, 78, from Mohoriya, Pokhara-31.

Dengue claims two lives in Bheri Hospital

September 8, 2022 10:46 am

RANJHA, Sept 8: Two dengue-infected patients, who were admitted to the Nepalgunj-based Bheri Hospital for treatment, died on Wednesday.

NEPALGUNJ, Sept 3: Four Nepali nationals were killed when a bus carrying passengers from Rupaidiha to Goa in India met with an accident. The accident took place around 3:30AM on Saturday near Mahangupur village of Ramnagar police station area in Barabanki district of Uttar Pradesh, India.

SUNSARI, Sept 3: Three people including two policemen have died in road accidents at different places in Sunsari.

DHARAN, August 26: A son-in-law committed suicide by slitting his throat after killing his own mother-in-law in Dharan.

A man died of electrocution in Jhapa

August 26, 2022 13:47 pm

JHAPA, August 26: Lal Bihari Kamat, 55, of Biratnagar Metropolitan City-1 of Morang died due to electrocution.

KATHMANDU, August 22: Leader Pradeep Giri's condolence resolution was passed by the National Assembly and the House of Representatives (HoR).

One drowns in river, another missing

August 21, 2022 16:32 pm

MAKAWANPUR, August 21: A person died and another went missing after being drowned in a river in Kailash Rural Municipality, Makawanpur.

KATHMANDU, August 21: Nepali Congress leader Dr Shekhar Koirala said Pradeep Giri was a fearless leader. Koirala, who reached Medicity Hospital to pay his respects to leader Giri on Sunday morning, said that Giri was a fearless leader who could speak his mind clearly. He said that the politicians of Nepal should learn something from Giri's simple life.

Child drowned in the lake

August 20, 2022 11:43 am

NEPALGUNJ, August 20: A child has died after drowning in a pond in Janaki Rural Municipality of Banke.

TANAHUN, August 19: A 22-year-old youth and his nine-month old baby died of electrocution while fishing in Guhekhola near Kotre of Shukla Gandaki Municipality in Tanahun on Thursday.

NEPALGUNJ, August 17: A case of suspicious death has been reported at the Aarambha Rehabilitation Reform Center in Nepalgunj.

Two die in jeep-trailer collision

August 16, 2022 14:03 pm

KATHMANDU, August 16: Two people died in an accident near Chiraudi Bridge in Galchhi Rural Municipality-6 of Dhading on Tuesday. They died when a jeep (Bagmati Province -01-025 cha 7872 ) they were traveling in was hit by a trailer with an Indian number plate .

Couple found dead in a hotel in Butwal

August 16, 2022 12:46 pm

KATHMANDU August 16: A couple was found dead in a hotel in Butwal on Tuesday morning.

Man beaten to death in Gorkha

August 14, 2022 13:22 pm

GORKHA, August 14: A person was beaten to death in Palungtar, ward 5, Dharampani, on Saturday night.

Pedestrian dies in ambulance-hit

August 11, 2022 16:43 pm

KATHMANDU, August 11: A pedestrian died on the spot in Kharanga of Manhari Rural Municipality-9 after he was hit by an ambulance (NA 2 Cha 4161) going to Manhari from Hetauda.

RUKUM WEST, August 8: A man has died after being stung by hornets in Tribeni Rural Municipality in Rukum West. Subarna Sunar of the rural municipality-1, who was stung by hornets four days ago died on Sunday while being taken to Nepalgunj for treatment, said local people.

Woman dies in elephant attack

August 5, 2022 18:15 pm

CHITWAN, August 5: A woman was killed in an attack of a wild elephant in the Dakshinkali community forest in Bharatpur Metropolitan City in Chitwan on Friday noon.

Tractor driver found dead

August 4, 2022 13:02 pm

KHOTANG, August 4: Kisan Hingmang, a 27-year-old tractor driver of Diktel Rupakot Majhuwagadhi Municipality-3, Bamrang, has been found dead. Hingmang, a tractor driver of Lahure Hardware operating at Kirat Chowk in Diktel, was found dead in his bedroom this morning.

Three electrocuted in Saptari

August 4, 2022 09:50 am

RAJBIRAJ, August 4: At least three persons including two from the same family were electrocuted in Saptari last night.

KATHMANDU, August 2: The dead body of the wife who went missing after being swept away by the flood along with her husband, has been recovered.

MYAGDI, August 2: The bodies of three more people who were missing in a landslide have been found in Tameng village of Rum, Malika Rural Municipality-2, Myagdi. With this, the death toll in the landslide has reached five. The deceased belong to the same family. Two people were injured in the landslide.

Man drowns in river

August 2, 2022 14:00 pm

UDAYAPUR, August 2: A person has drowned in a river in Udayapur.  The deceased has been identified as Bauwa Chapagai, 50, from Triyuga Municipality- 7, Tilbari. He died on the spot.

KATHMANDU, August 1: The bodies of four members of the same family, who were found dead in a house in Tarakeswar Municipality-2, Kavresthali,  Kathmandu, have been taken for post-mortem.

KATHMANDU, August 1: There has been a delay in removing the bodies from the site of the deceased at Tarkeshwor Municipality-2, Kaversthali.

KATHMANDU, August 1: The bodies of four members of the same family were found in a horrible condition on Monday morning at Kavresthali-2 in Tarakeshwar Municipality of Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, August 1: Four people from the same family were found dead in Kavresthali in Tarakeshwar Municipality of Kathmandu. According to Kathmandu Police chief Bharat Bohora, four people from the same family were found dead on Monday morning.

KASKI, August 1: One person died and another sustained injuries when a landslide buried a house at Pokhara Metropolis-6, Dihikopatan, this morning.

KATHMANDU, July 31: A 32-year-old youth who was bitten by a snake has died due to the lack of intensive ventilator treatment. Yuvraj Shrestha, who lived in Sindhuli and was running a private school in Bardibas-4 Maisthan, died after being bitten by a snake on Saturday night as he did not receive intensive ventilator treatment, family members said.

RAUTAHAT, July 29: A man was killed after being run over by a tipper at Barahathawa in Sarlahi district on Friday. The 30-year-old Mukesh Sah, who was driving a motorcycle, died after he was hit by a tipper in Barahathawa Municipality-10.

PALPA, July 25: Six people died while 16 were injured when a passenger bus (Lu 1 B 5952) met with an accident in Ribdikot-2, Laghuwa, Palpa.

TAPLEJUNG, July 22: A woman has died after being physically assaulted by her husband in Taplejung. The 54-year-old Kanchimaya Limbu of Phungling Municipality-9, Hangdeva died as a result of the physical assault of her husband.

Young man drowns in river

July 20, 2022 11:50 am

TAPLEJUN, July 20: A young man of Kavrepalanchok who works at United Hydropower located in Ward No. 4 of Meringden Rural Municipality of Taplejung drowned in a river. The deceased is 28/29-year-old Tirtha Tamang of Kavrepalanchok.

TAPLEJUNG, July 11: A youth has died in Taplejung's Sidingwa after being struck by a huge boulder rolling down a hill while digging the track for a road.

JHAPA, July 9: A total of five persons have lost their lives in wild elephant attacks in Jhapa in the current fiscal year.

BHAKTAPUR, July 8: A scooter driver has died after being hit by a mini truck in Bhaktapur last night.

36 rhinos die in CNP in one year

July 6, 2022 13:00 pm

CHITWAN, July 6: As many as 36 rhinoceroses died in Chitwan National Park (CNP) and its buffer zones in the current fiscal year. Out of these, two were killed due to poaching and the remaining died due to natural causes.

SURKHET, JULY 5: A woman died after being buried in a landslide near Lama Bagar in Panchpuri Municipality-7 of West Surkhet. Another woman was injured in the incident. She was walking on the road when the landslide hit her at around 6:30 AM on Tuesday.

Indian tourist found dead

July 4, 2022 16:42 pm

BUTWAL, July 4: An Indian boy died and another went missing after being washed away by the swollen Tinau River in Rupandehi.

Man drowns in river

July 4, 2022 16:20 pm

CHITWAN, July 4: A man has died while bathing in a river in Chitwan. Suraj Basnet, 32, of Hetauda Sub-metropolitan died after being drowned and swept away by the Dumre River in Khairahani Municipality Monday morning.

Three killed in lightning

June 28, 2022 13:00 pm

KANCHANPUR, June 28: Three farmers who went to the field for transplantation of paddy died due to sudden lightning on Monday.

CHITWAN, June 20: Three people have died after rape in Chitwan. According to the statistical report published by INSEC, three have died in the duration of six months. The INSEC has stated that three from Rapti-1, Khairhani-10 and Ichhyakamana-3 have died during their treatment in Bharatpur hospital after they were raped

KATHMANDU, June 19: Bhutanese civil society leader and rights activist, Dr Bhampa Rai, has passed away. He was 72. Dr Rai, who had been living in Damak-5 in Jhapa district, breathed his last while under treatment at the Nobel Teaching Hospital in Biratnagar last night.