KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Popular women's rights activist, poet and author Kamla Bhasin passed away on September 25 due to cancer. She was 75.

Neighbor stabs a man to death

September 25, 2021 09:52 am

ITAHARI, Sept 25: Raju Thapa, 22, of Sunaulo Basti in Itahari Municipality-3 died on Friday evening after his neighbor stabbed him with a knife.

Man electrocuted

September 23, 2021 17:00 pm

MORANG, Sept 23: Kamlis Majhi, 26 of Budhi Ganga-6, Morang, died on Wednesday evening after being electrocuted while fishing in the Trijuga River in Budhi Ganga Rural Municipality.

Couple injured in fire dies

September 21, 2021 13:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 21: Rom Khanal, 45, and his wife Durga, 43, of Ilam Municipality-5 living in Jhapa, died last night while undergoing treatment.

BALEWA, Sept 21: Moom Bahadur Sarki, 60, died after being struck by lightning in Jaidi of Jamini Municipality-7 of Baglung district on Monday evening.

MORANG, Sept 20: Rubi Mukhiya, 18, of Sundaraharaincha Municipality-9 has died after jumping from the fourth floor of her house.

Driver killed in tractor accident

September 20, 2021 09:58 am

BHAKTAPUR, Sept 20: Roshan Chaudhary, 24, of Bardiya has died in a tractor accident in Bhaktapur on Sunday.

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.

MADAR (SIRAHA), Sept 12: A patient has died as she could not be taken to a hospital after the Armed Police Force personnel ignored the request of her relatives to open the border checkpoint at Madar in Siraha district. Waheeda Khatun, 40, of Ramaul in Siraha Municipality-4 died on the Indian side of the border as she could not be provided treatment on time.

Former secretary Regmi passes away

September 2, 2021 15:35 pm

KATHMANDU, September 2: Former Secretary of the Government of Nepal, Shreekanta Regmi, passed away this morning. He was 71.

WELLINGTON, August 30: New Zealand on Monday reported what authorities said was the country's first recorded death linked to the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.

Janagayak JB Tuhure is no more

August 26, 2021 13:48 pm

KATHMANDU, August 26: Janagayak (people’s singer) JB Tuhure has passed away. He was 78.

BANKE, August 12: The highway inside the park in Banke district has turned out to be an electric trap for wildlife. Statistics of the last seven years show the number of wild animals killed after being hit by speeding vehicles on the highways is increasing every year.

CHITWAN, August 5: An endangered rhino has been found dead at the buffer zone of Chitwan National Park (CNP).

KATHMANDU, July 2: As many as 34 people have died due to monsoon-induced disasters- flooding and landslide- across the country since June 13, according to Nepal Police Headquarters.

KATHMANDU, June 16: Three persons lost their lives and 11 others went missing at different districts of the country due to floods and landslides following incessant rainfall for the past few days.

KATHMANDU, June 1: A leader of the Bibeksheel Sajha Party, Ujjwal Thapa, has passed away.

KATHMANDU, May 27: Nepal Army has lost a high-ranking official to COVID-19.

KATHMANDU, May 24: Veteran poet and novelist Banira Giri has died of a heart attack on Sunday night. She was 75 years old.

A former MP of Bhojpur, Narendra Basnet has passed away after suffering from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) disease.

KATHMANDU, May 23: As many as eight people have died in Taplejung since the spread of the second variant of COVID-19 in the district. The casetally reached eight after a person died of the virus on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, May 15: As many as 1,676 people have succumbed to the second wave of the coronavirus outbreak since the start of April. This number has increased over three times than last year. Experts have concluded that the lack of proper treatment in Nepal has been a major reason for the numerous deaths of people suffering from the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

KATHMANDU, May 15: Nepali Congress (NC) Vice President Bijaya Kumar Gachchhadar is bereaved of his wife.

Baglung, May 14: As many as three members of a family have died of COVID-19 within a week from Badigad Rural Municipality-4 of Baglung district. According to the locals, the family had attended a wedding ceremony in Jaljala of Badigad-4, two weeks ago.

RAJHA, May 12: Banke district, which has now become one of the hotspots of the second wave of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), reported 11 more deaths due to the disease in the past 24 hours.

KATHMANDU, May 12: An influential leader of the ruling CPN-UML Pashupati Chaulagain has died of COVID-19 on Tuesday evening.

KATHMANDU, May 7: A senior government official working at the Federal Parliament has died of COVID-19 infection.

NEPALGUNJ, May 7: As many as 10 COVID-19 patients died from the virus in Banke in the last 24 hours. Those dying of COVID-19 in various hospitals in Banke district include eight people from Banke and one each from Bardiya and Kailali districts.

KATHMANDU, May 5: As many as 58 people died of COVID-19 in Nepal in the past 24 hours. The number is so far the highest to record in a single day.

DHULIKHEL, May 1: A COVID-19 patient died this morning while undergoing treatment at Dhulikhel Hospital. A 37-year-old male from Kubinde of Sindhupalchowk was admitted to the hospital last Friday after he complained of health complications.

KATHMANDU, April 30: A renowned Indian television anchor, Rohit Sardana,41, passed away on Friday. He reportedly died of a heart attack although he had also tested positive for COVID-19 roughly a week ago.

BIRGUNJ, April 28: Two coronavirus-infected people died in course of treatment at Narayani Hospital, Birgunj, early Wednesday morning.

More than 40 percent of COVID-19 patients in the hospital  in critical condition

KATHMANDU, April 13: Eight people have died of COVID-19 in a single day in Nepal. This is the highest death toll due to coronavirus since the second wave of COVID-19 started in Nepal.

BAGMATI, April 5: An elderly woman was killed when a fire burnt down her house at Bhimphedi Rural Municipality in Makawanpur district Monday morning.

NC leader Joshi passes away

March 26, 2021 21:29 pm

KATHMANDU, March 26: Nepali Congress(NC) leader Nabindra Raj Joshi has passed away Friday evening

KATHMANDU, March 12: Senior journalist Susheel Sharma passed away while undergoing treatment at a Kathmandu-based hospital on Friday. He was 63.

TOKYO, Mar 2: A Japanese a woman in her 60s died from a brain haemorrhage three days after receiving a Pfizer coronavirus vaccination, the health ministry said on Tuesday, adding that there may not be a link between the two.

UNITED NATIONS, March 2: Saudi Arabia’s U.N. ambassador on Monday disputed the U.S. intelligence report which concluded that the Saudi crown prince approved an operation to kill or capture dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi, saying in a tweet: “Let us all move forward to tackle the serious business of world issues!!”

PYUTHAN, Feb 28: A new mother in Pyuthan district lost her life in lack of timely medical intervention on Sunday.

WASHINGTON, Feb 27: Saudi Arabia’s de facto ruler approved an operation to capture or kill murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018, according to U.S. intelligence released on Friday as the United States imposed sanctions on some of those involved but spared the crown prince himself in an effort to preserve relations with the kingdom.

Former MP Ranabhat passes away

February 22, 2021 18:29 pm

CHITWAN, Feb 22: Former Member of Parliament (MP) Eknath Ranabhat passed away on Monday while undergoing treatment at Chitwan Medical College.  He was 69. He had been hospitalized since the past 16 days after he suffered a stroke.  He was hypertensive. He breathed his last at 1:58 pm.

Two youths killed in road accident

February 21, 2021 12:26 pm

MORANG, Feb 21: Two youths were killed in a road accident at Urlabari in Morang district on Saturday.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Larry King, who quizzed thousands of world leaders, politicians and entertainers for CNN and other news outlets in a career spanning more than six decades, has died aged 87, his media company said in a statement on Saturday.

SOLUKHUMBU, Jan 18: At least three persons were killed and one other injured in a road accident that occurred at Mahadev cliff on the border of Solu Dudhkunda municipality and Necha Salyan rural municipality.

PANCHTHAR, Jan 7: A man who had escaped after murdering his wife was found dead. Dhan Kumar Ubharkoti, 32, a resident of Subhang in Hilihang-5 of the district was found hanging from a tree in the jungle some three kilometers east of his house.

MAKWANPUR, Dec 16: Two people died while five others were injured in three different accidents in Makawanpur.

LAHAN, Dec 14: A woman died and four other people sustained injuries in a clash between two groups that erupted while some people were fishing in a public pond at Bode Barsain Municipality in Saptari district on Sunday night.

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: Former Vice Chairman of National Planning Commission Dr Rabindra Kumar Shakya has died of COVID-19.

APF Inspector succumbs to COVID-19

November 24, 2020 13:05 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 24: Armed Police Force (APF) Inspector Nabin Budhathoki who was serving in Morang district has succumbed to COVID-19.