KATHMANDU, Feb 28: Lumbini General Insurance Company Ltd (LGICL) has appointed CBIL Capital Ltd as the issue manager for its rights issue.

RUPANDEHI, Feb 20: Doctors of Lumbini Zonal Hospital have halted regular services in the hospital from early morning Monday seeking their security, protesting against the manhandling of a doctor by the visitors of a patient.

Lumbini golf begins today

February 2, 2017 21:05 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: Lumbini General Insurance (LGI) Company Limited is organizing Lumbini Insurance Invitational Golf Tournament on Friday and Saturday at the Royal Nepal Golf Club in Kathmandu.

Lovely Lumbini

January 27, 2017 09:14 am

The birthplace of Lord Buddha, Lumbini literally translates to “the lovely” in Sanskrit. It was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1997. According to the Buddhist traditions, Maya Devi game birth to Buddha when she was on her way to her parents’ house in Devadaha in 642 BC on her tenth month of pregnancy.

BUTWAL, Dec 20: The CPN-UML aligned youths and students in Rupendehi have taken out a demonstration in protest of the daylight murder of Youth Association of Nepal (YAN) – Rupendehi Chairman and Devdaha's youth entrepreneur, Durga Tiwari, by unidentified assailants.

New leadership takes over Radio Lumbini

December 14, 2016 09:16 am

BUTWAL, Dec 14: The Radio Lumbini on Tuesday elected a new working committee unopposed coinciding with the occasion of its 18th General Assembly and Convention.

LUMBINI (Rupandehi), Nov 23: The world's largest Thangka painting is set to be put on a display in Lumbini, the origin of world peace for being the birthplace of Gautam Buddha on November 25-26.

KATHMANDU, Nov 18: Prabhu Bank Ltd has opened a new branch office at Lumbini of Rupandehi district.

TILOTTAMA, Nov 4: The Lumbini Zonal Hospital has introduced neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).

KATHMANDU, Oct 6: Indian President Pranab Mukherjee is likely to visit Lumbini, the birthplace or Lord Buddha, the Ram Janaki Temple in Janakpur, and the tourist city of Pokhara, in the course of his Nepal visit in November.

Moon astronaut Aldrin visits Lumbini

September 5, 2016 13:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: Buzz Aldrin, American engineer and former astronaut, who is the second among 12 persons to have stepped on the Moon, spent a whole day in Lumbini, the birthplace of Gautam Buddha, along with his team members. He had arrived in Nepal on Sunday with a six-member team.

KATHMANDU, June 30: Tribhuvan Army Club claimed the maiden title of the Lalit Memorial U-18 Football Tournament beating Jagdamba Lumbini Football Club in tiebreaker at the ANFA Complex, Satdobato on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, July 15: Bank of Kathmandu Ltd and Lumbini Bank Ltd have successfully completed their merger process and commenced joint operation as Bank of Kathmandu Lumbini (BoKL) from Thursday.

KATHMANDU, July 6: Lumbini Bank Limited (LBL) and Sagarmatha Insurance Company Ltd (SICL) have signed an agreement to commence 'bancassurance' service.

KATHMANDU, June 28:Tribhuvan Army Club and Jagadamba Lumbini Football Club will vie for the maiden title of Lalit Memorial U-18 Football Tournament as both secured berths in the final on Monday. The final match will be played on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, June 23:CMG Club Sankata and Jagadamba Lumbini Football Club fixed the semifinal meeting winning their respective quarterfinal matches on Wednesday in the Lalit Memorial U-18 Football Tournament at ANFA Complex, Satdobato on Wednesday.

BHAIRAHAWA, June 20: The government says it is planning to introduce electricity-based public transport services for tourists and local residents in the Lumbini area.

Two wins in a row for Lumbini FC

June 19, 2016 20:00 pm

KATHMANDU, June 19: Jagdamba Lumbini FC bet Jawlakhel Youth Club 1-0 in the Lalit Memorial U-18 Football Tournament at the ANFA Complex, Satdobato on Sunday to top Group B.

Lumbini stuns Army by 6-0

June 16, 2016 20:18 pm

KATHMANDU, June 16: Jagadamba Lumbini FC thrashed departmental side Tribhuvan Army Club 6-0 to start the Lalit Memorial U-18 Football Tournament on a high note at the ANFA Complex, Satdobato on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, June 11: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has emphasized on the need to preserve and promote the sacred sites around the birthplace of Gautam Buddha and develop Lumbini as a town of peace internationally. Speaking at a program organized Saturday at the Sulakchan Kirti Bihar in Chovar to extend best wishes to Chief of the Bihar Dr Anoja Guruma, who was recently honored with the 'Mahasadhamma Jyotikdwaj Award 2016' by the government of Myanmar, President Bhandari said it was a matter of pride and happiness that Lumbini remains as a sacred pilgrimage for Buddhists around the world and also for those who believe in peace, non-violence, fraternity, tolerance and compassion.