NAWALPUR, Sept 24: Whiteflies have infected the paddy crop at a seed-bearing time in the majority of places of Nawalparasi East district, according to the Agriculture Knowledge Center in the district.

KATHMANDU, June 2: A fire broke out at the Nepal Ice beer plant owned by Chaudhary Group at Dumkauli of Nawalparasi.

BUTWAL, May 19: A youth died after being shot by an Armed Police Force (APF) personnel in Nawalparasi district on Wednesday afternoon.

Butwal, May 19: Four people died and 48 others sustained injuries in a bus accident at Daunne of Nawalparasi district on Wednesday morning.

Two killed in road accident

January 23, 2021 10:28 am

NAWALPARASI, Jan 23: Two persons died in a road accident that took place in Kawasoti of Nawalpur in Nawalparasi (Bardaghat Susta- East). The accident involving a motorcycle took place last night in ward no. 8 of Kawasoti Municipality.

BUTWAL, Jan 3: The Lumbini Sugar Mills of Nawalparasi has expressed commitment to ‘resolve internal problems’ and start paying the can farmers within a week. It has stated that it will clear all dues of farmers before mid-January as per the agreement with the government. Manoj Agrawal, proprietor of the mill, has been released after he expressed his written commitment to start paying the farmers within a week. Agarwal was arrested from Parsa on Thursday. He was brought to Nawalparasi on the same night.

Vehicular movement resumes in Dumkibas

December 11, 2020 12:17 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 11: Police have dispersed demonstrators and resumed vehicular movement along the East-West Highway in the Dumkibas area in Nawalparasi (East).

COVID-19 death in Nawalparasi

October 14, 2020 11:57 am

BUTWAL, Oct 14: A man from western Nawalparasi died of COVID-19 in Butwal on Wednesday.

NAWALPARASI, September 25: A person was killed while six others were injured after a bus fell off a hill due to landslide in Nawalparasi. The incident occurred in Binayi Triveni Rural Municipality-7 where the bus fell off the road above Bishwakarma Temple in Daunne village.

BUTWAL, Sept 11: A person from Nawalparasi district died of the coronavirus infection while undergoing treatment at the Butwal-based COVID-19 hospital on Friday.

Three die in separate accidents

March 11, 2020 15:16 pm

Tanahun, March 11: Two persons were killed when a tractor skidded off the road and fell some 150 meters at Korikha of Bandipur rural municipality-5 in Tanahun district today morning, said the police.

NAWALPARASI, March 7: Sugarcane farmers of Nawalparasi are still waiting for their payments worth Rs 190 million from two sugar mills in the region. The government and sugar industrialists had signed an agreement to pay all the remaining payment to sugarcane farmers within January 21.

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has arrested assistant forest officer Krishna Bahadur Devkota and peon Pramod Kumar Teli of Division Forest Office in Nawalparasi while taking a bribe of Rs 200,000 from the service seekers.

Susta people to get new houses

January 27, 2020 15:06 pm

PARASI, Jan 27: The government of province 5 has started building houses for the citizens of Susta in the West Nawalparasi district, who are deprived of fundamental services. The government's decision has brought happiness to the people.

CHITWAN, Jan 18: The 3rd edition of the Gaindakot festival will be held from January 29 to February 9 in the banks of Narayani River. The festival hopes to provide a platform for entrepreneurs to sell their local products and attract both domestic and international tourists.

NAWALPARASI, Dec 26: The second inter-country water conference has begun in West Nawalparasi from today.

BUTWAL, Dec 5: Anita Chaudhary of Pratappur Rural Municipality in Nawalparasi has been planting sugarcane on one bigha of land hoping that the cash crop will help bail her family out of poverty. But the crop has further aggravated the situation.

BUTUWAL, Nov 24: The settlement of Susta in Nawalparasi shares border with India. On the western side, there is the Narayani River that serves as the borderline between the two countries. The locals have long demanded a bridge over the river, but to no avail. And the lack of bridge has made their life miserable.

PARASI, Aug 14: Number of snakebite patients has increased at West Nawalparasi with increasing heat and rains of late.

Two arrested on rape charge

July 31, 2019 10:51 am

NAWALPARASI WEST, July 31: The Nawalparasi police have arrested two men on the charge of raping an 11-year-old girl from the district.

BUTWAL, June 13: Farmers of Nawalparasi are forced to sell sugarcane to mills on credit this year as well.

NAWALPARASI, May 30: Three persons were killed and 22 others sustained injuries when a bus collided with a lorry at Devchuli municipality in the district on Wednesday.

BUTWAL, May 27: Sugarcane farmers in Nawalparasi are extremely worried, anticipating a huge loss this year as well. Had the government been able to sort out the 'bargaining game' between farmers and traders and fixed the price of sugarcane on time, this situation would not have arrived.

NAWALPARASI, April 8: A team deputed from the Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Sunday held two files related to the bidding of Sunawal municipality in west-Nawalparasi.

NAWALPARASI, March 5: A feasibility study was carried out in Nawalparasi in connection with the operations of waterways in the Gandaki River.

NAWALPARASI, Feb 7: Different historical places related to Gautam Buddha in Nawalparasi (west) are lacking physical infrastructure.

BUTWAL, Jan 27: Sugar mills in Nawalparasi district are yet to start crushing sugarcane, risking drying up of sugarcane on the field.

Man admits to killing wife

January 4, 2019 13:45 pm

PARASI, Jan 4:  The husband of Kamala Chaudhary of Bardghat municipality-2 in west Nawalparasi has admitted that he had murdered her.

KAWASOTI, Nov 30: Chairman of the ruling communist party of Nepal (CPN) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said the recently launched contribution based social security scheme was of long-term importance.

Two die in road accident

November 24, 2018 11:06 am

NAWALPARASI, Nov 24: Two persons were killed when a bus (Na 5 Kha 3987) hit a motorcycle (Na 56 Pa 3851) at Gaidakot Municipality-13 in Nawalparasi district along the East West Highway today morning.

11 hurt as bus hits parked truck

November 5, 2018 13:06 pm

KAWASOTI, Nov 5: At least 11 people were injured when a bus collided with a parked truck this morning at Nau Thumsi of Gaidakot municipality of Nawalparasi along the East-West Highway. Among the injured, two are said to be in critical condition.

Two held with drugs

October 31, 2018 07:25 am

PARASI, Oct 31: Police arrested two persons in possession of drugs from Bardaghat of west Nawalparasi.

KAWASOTI, Oct 21: Six people killed and 51 were injured when a passenger bus skidded off the East-West Highway and plunged down into a gorge in Nawalparasi Sunday morning.

CHITWAN, Sept 27: Doctors involved in the treatment of Basanti Pariyar, who was critically injured in an acid attack on Monday, said that her condition is improving.

Sixteen hurt in accident

September 25, 2018 10:25 am

NAWALPARASI, Sept 25: At least 16 passengers were injured when the bus they were traveling in collided with a truck along the East-West Highway at Gaindakot Municipality-16 in Nawalparasi today.

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: Delay in building infrastructure like access road and electricity supply, among others, have affected many development projects. One example is Hongshi Shivam Cement Pvt Ltd in Nawalparasi.

NAWALPARASI, April 29: So far 21 Malaria patients have been detected in Nawalparasi.

NAWALPARASI, April 1: The Parasi-based district prison of western Nawalparasi has seen trouble with the adjustment of higher number of jailbirds beyond its capacity.

NAWALPARASI, Feb 27: Eight-eight new leprosy patients have been found in course of 'Search Campaign, launched at Nawalparasi (west of Bardaghat-Susta) and Nawalparasi (east of Bardaghat-Susta) districts.

NAWALPARASI, Feb 18: Houses have been built for 15 poor backward Musahar households at Amaltari village of Kawasoti Municipality-15 in the district.

Stay cool and visit Nawalparasi

January 27, 2018 09:23 am

NAWALPARASI, Jan 27: Most people yearn to come out from their monotonous and routine lives, but only a few get on their feet to actually escape from the monotony and head for an adventurous voyage. Because when you travel, you not only witness geographical changes but also experience various cultures, traditions and lifestyles. Indeed, as Saint Augustine said it, “The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.”

CHITWAN, Nov 28: Khadak Bahadur Rana is 95. He has been living in a hut near the Balmiki Ashram, one of the most popular ashrams in the country since the last four decades.

Six person were injured in a tractor accident at Bhartipur in Bunglitar Rural municipality.  A tractorLu 3 Ta 6803 heading to Bunglitaar  from Daldle met an accident on Thursay 12:30 AM.

NAWALPARASI, Oct 16 (RSS): Efforts are on to establish a kidney transplantation centre in Nawalparasi with the support from the Non Resident Nepalis (NRNs).

NAWALPARASI, Oct 10: Nepali Congress (NC) general secretary Dr Shashank Koirala has been recommended as a candidate for the first-past-the-post elections of upcoming House of Representatives from eastern part of Nawalparasi district.

Motorcyclist fatally hit in Nawalparasi

September 27, 2017 09:34 am

NAWALPARASI, Sept 27: A motorcyclist died when a truck knocked his motorcycle down in a forest at Dumkibas in Nawalparashi on Tuesday evening.

KATHMANDU, Aug 21: The Korea International Cooperation Agency (Koica) in coordination with Korea Engineering Consultants Corporation (KECC) has distributed relief materials to the recent flood victims of Nawalparasi, Koica said in a statement Monday.

NAWALPARASI, August 14: As many as 11 houses and 13 livestock were swept away by the swollen Narayani River in Madhyabindu Municipality-2.

CHITWAN, August 12: The Narayangadh-Mugling road section has been blocked by landslides at multiple points. Incessant rainfall throughout the day has increased the risk of landslides in other areas as well, the District Police Office, Chitwan said.

NAWALPARASI, August 5: Incessant rain in Nawalparasi district since Thursday has triggered massive flooding and the loss of two lives so far. Another person is missing, and about 3,000 houses have been inundated.