KATHMANDU, Sept 15: Three members of the same family have died after a landslide buried their house in Kavre.

KAVREPALANCHOWK, July 28: Viral infection of dengue that is transmitted through the bites of infected mosquitoes is increasing in Kavre district.

KATHMANDU, May 12: The tipper operation has been halted for four days in Kavrepalanchok district to make the local level election on Friday more systematic.

KAVRE, Feb 24: High alert measures have been put in place in Kavrepalanchowk, the eastern entry point of Kathmandu Valley and the country’s second largest poultry production hub, after bird-flu has been detected in some districts including federal capital Kathmandu.

BANEPA, Jan 24: The services provided by the Land Revenue Office, Kavre, have been suspended for five days after some employees working at the office contracted COVID-19.

KAVREPALANCHOWK, August 15: As coronavirus infection continues to rise in the past few weeks, two government offices in Kavrepalanchok, which often draw huge crowd of service seekers, have decided to provide their services for three days a week to people hailing from designated municipalities in the district.

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: Archaeologists and heritage conservationists are excited about the recent discovery  of an ancient statue in Dhulikhel. The statue was found about 300 meters below the surface on the Araniko Highway, in Dhulikhel Municipality-3 of Kavre, by the locals a few days ago. This has animated the social media as well.

BANEPA, April 5: Mandandeupur Municipality of Kavre district has restricted collection, processing and transport of milk from Saturday in the municipality area.

Father, son killed in road accident

March 22, 2020 11:10 am

BANEPA, March 22: A man and his son have died while his wife was injured in a road accident that took place at Bhaisepati in Banepa municipality-13. The accident took place on the Araniko highway his morning.

BANEPA, March 15: According to the government statistics, the use of chemical pesticide in Kavre has decreased significantly over the years.

KAVRE, Nov 25: The Kavrepalanchowk District Police Office, Dhulikhel has arrested 23 people on the charge of gambling.

KAVRE, Nov 4: A total of eight persons have been injured at Banepa-9, Thakuri Gaun in Kavre during a clash between the police and locals when a dispute erupted over leveling the ground to install an incinerator.

Landslide kills child in Kavre

September 18, 2019 14:47 pm

KAVRE, Sept 18: A child was buried by a landslide along with a shop at Panchakhal municipality-4 in Kavrepalanchowk this morning.

Telemedicine service launched in Kavre

August 28, 2019 10:40 am

KAVRE, August 28: For the first time in the district and arguably in the country, telemedicine service has been started here in Kavre.

KATHMANDU, Aug 21: Pin Hua Chen of Taiwan had never watched a cow closely until before she landed in Nepal recently. These days, she wakes up very early morning to milk the cow. She gets ready, picks up a bucket and moves towards the shed. “It’s my daily routine, I am learning to milk cow,” said Huang excitedly. “I will be taking home many sweet memories from Nepal, but the cow part will remain the most fascinating,” she added.

KATHMANDU, Aug 19: Nepal Army has approached the family members of Maina Sunar, a 15-year girl from Kavre who was abducted and killed by the army during the armed insurgency, apparently in an attempt to settle the case out of the court, it has been learnt.

BANEPA, Aug 8: Farmers in Kavre district have been spraying pesticide haphazardly on their crop without even identifying the pest.

KATHMANDU, June 28: Government's official spokesperson and also the Minister for Communication and Information Technology, Gokul Baskota said that an alternate airport will be constructed at a location close to the valley.

BHAKTAPUR, June 11: The Metropolitan Police Range has fixed speed limit on the vehicles entering Bhaktapur from Sanga of Kavre along the Araniko highway with an objective to reduce road accident.

BANEPA, June 2: The transport committees of Kavre district which were registered under Associations Registration Act 2034 BS (1977) have been registered under company registration act. The Federation of Nepalese National Transport Entrepreneurs Association had given a deadline of Saturday, June 1, to all the transportation committees to register as companies.

KATHMANDU, May 1: US ambassador Randy Berry on Tuesday handed over three new primary schools to the people of Kavrepalanchowk district. The schools were constructed with support from the American people through the USAID, according to the US embassy.

BANEPA, April 1: The Office of the Auditor General (OAG) has warned most of the local units of Kavre district not to offer more pay and perks to the elected representatives and government officials than what has been determined by the law.

Three arrested for raping a teenager

March 23, 2019 10:15 am

KAVRE, March 23: Police have arrested three persons on the charge of raping a teenager at Mandan Deupur municipality-7. They were among the four persons who allegedly raped a 14-year-old girl at the Indrawati river bank in ward no. 6 of the municipality on March 17.

BANEPA, March 22: Kavre district is on high alert following the detection of bird flu in poultry farms of Hetauda, Kathmandu and Kaski.

KATHMANDU, March 19: Nepal Police engaged in an exchange of fire with the cadres of the Chand-led Nepal Communist Party in Kavre District on Tuesday evening.

KATHMANDU, March 19: Bird flu has been detected in a poultry farm at Madi rural municipality of Kaski district.

KATHMANDU, Nov 27: Local units of Kavrepalanchok district have signed an 11-point agreement with the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) in order to expedite the reconstruction works in the district.

MELAMCHI, Oct 22 :A tripper en route to Barhabise from Yanglakot of Jugal rural municipality in Sindhupalchowk met with an accident at Bhainse, killing one on the sport and leaving more than a dozen injured.

KATHMANDU, Oct 4: The Department of Food Technology and Quality Control (DFTQC) has sealed two beverage companies based in Banepa of Kavre district on Wednesday for bottling and selling drinking water below the minimum standards.

Souls of My City: Metal man

September 18, 2018 09:14 am

Balaram Bishwokarma is a metal craftsman from Kavre. The 30-year-old quit his studies in the third grade and soon started working. He remembers not having any interest in studies; instead, he was inclined toward art from a very young age.

KATHMANDU, July 22: A farm that is a major supplier of cut flower to the capital city has been badly damaged by the recent floodwater in Punyamaa rivulet, in Shrikhandapur of Banepa Municipality.

BANEPA, June 25: One died and at least six people sustained injuries after a mini truck (Ba 4 Kha 3412) fell some 20 meters off the road at Rabiopi, Banepa.

KAVRE, June 24: There are many cases pending at the district court here and in most of the cases the delay has been attributed to the justice system of the country. Such delays have even affected some development projects.


June 11, 2018 10:12 am

In Kavre, near the village, ‘ Baluwa’, I heard the chatter of young kids

BANEPA, May 2: Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation is planning to build an alternative airport in Kavrepalanchok district in order to reduce traffic congestion at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA).

BANEPA, April 22: Farm products and the technologies being used on the field will be showcased in an agro fair and exhibition in Kavre district, being organized from April 28 to May 1.

KATHMANDU, April 5: Kushadevi Area Development Committee is organizing Bihabar Tourism Festival on April 28-30 for promotion of tourism activities in Bihabar area of Kavre district.

BANEPA, March 5: Inmates at the Kavre District Jail have raised voice against utter high handedness of some of the 'leader' inmates. For internal management of jail, jailer appoints leader and assistant leaders from among the inmates. These leaders then pick few others for assisting them, eventually forming a group. According to the inmates, the entire group has been hard on other inmates.

KATHMANDU, Dec 18:  The newly reconstructed, earthquake-resistant building of Shree Kali Devi Primary School in Kavre District was handed over to the community on Monday. The project was jointly completed by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of Nepal.

BANEPA, Nov 2: Gangster Ganesh Lama has filed his candidacy representing Nepali Congress from Kavre -1 (b). He filed his candidacy along with the other NC leaders at the election office on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 11: Nepal Army (NA) has filed a writ petition at the Supreme Court, demanding that the verdict of Kavre District CCourt slapping life terms against three former army officers in the Maina Sunwar murder case be annulled.

KAVRE, June 28: Plant protection officers have started providing e-services to farmers in Kavre district.

KAVRE, June 11: Some years back, locals of Rayale Lamidada, Panauti-1, in Kavrepalanchok district had no choice but to visit nearby bazaar just to buy vegetables. Recalling those days, Upendra Prasad Timilsina, a local farmer said, “In those days vegetables were not grown here and when I told villagers that we can avoid visits to bazaars to buy vegetables if we start growing on our own, they mocked my idea. They did not believe that we could grow vegetables.”

KAVRE, June 4: 35 passengers were in injured in a bus accident that took place on Sunday morning in Tinpiple of Kavre district. Of the injured, 2 sustained critical injuries. The injured have rushed to hospital for treatment.

KAVRE, May 16:CPN-UML is taking the lead in Kavre. Nepali Congress and Maoist Center have finished second and third respectively based on the total number of votes counted to date.

KATHMANDU, May 15: The Election Commission (EC) has re-scheduled polls in various polling centers after failing to conduct the elections there on May 14. Elections in various polling centers were cancelled after some candidates died ahead of the elections.

KAVRE, May 15: The whole panel of candidates representing CPN(Maoist Center) has won in Ward-12 of Rosi Rural Municpality of Kavre.

BANEPA, April 28: Earthquake victims of Kavre were delighted when the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) handed over the agreement papers of the second installment of reconstruction grant by making door-to-door visit sometimes back.  They have been counting days ever since then but the wait seems endless with no signs of the quake victims receiving the grant from the government body.

KAVREPALANCHOWK, April 25: The government of USA on Monday inaugurated the first of seven new permanent school buildings being constructed through US support in Kavrepalanchowk.

KATHMANDU, April 17: Kavrepalanchowk District Court has slapped life imprisonment on three officers of the then Royal Nepal Army  for the murder of Maina Sunar, a teenage girl, at the time of the Maoist insurgency.