ARGHAKHANCHI, April 22: Basanta Malla, a resident of Bhumikasthan Municipality-3 in Arghakhanchi, on Sunday was sifting through the ashes of her fire-ravaged house.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Feb 12: Two individuals have been arrested on charges of assaulting a teacher in Malarani Rural Municipality, Arghakhanchi. The arrested individuals, Hukum Khadka and Nareshwar Pandey, are accused of assaulting Rajendra Panthi, the principal of Bal Shiksha Secondary School in Malarani-8.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Dec 10: Two people lost their lives in a truck accident in Sitganga Municipality of Arghakhanchi district. The accident occurred on Saturday when a truck (NA 6 KHA 2739) went out of control near Rapti Bridge of Sitganga-8, Satmara, on the Mahendra Highway.

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: The earthquake with its epicenter in Jajarkot on November 3 has caused moderate and partial damage to 89 houses in Arghakhanchi.

Police arrest murderer after 20 years!

November 9, 2023 14:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: The police have arrested a man who was absconding after allegedly killing a woman twenty years ago in Jaluke of Arghakhanchi.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Oct 27: The Argha Bhagawati temple, one of the key religious and tourist destinations in Arghakhanchi district, has received more religious tourists this Dashain festival.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Aug 25: The 13-storey Aakashdevi Temple at Bahigaun Tarakhase in Chhatradev rural municipality in Arghakhanchi district has been overshadowed in lack of adequate publicity.

ARGHAKHANCHI, May 10: One more person succumbed to burn injuries he suffered during a fire at Bhumikastan Municipality in Arghakhanchi on Tuesday. With this, the death toll from the fire has reached four.

ARGHAKHANCHI, May 10: Three persons who sustained critical burn injuries during fire-fighting at Bhumikasthan municipality in Arghakhanchi lost their lives.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Dec 10: Five people were injured in a car accident near the bridge in Shita Ganga Municipality-2 the Gorusinge-Sandhikharka road section on Saturday. They were injured when the car (Ga 3 Cha 1579) experienced brake failure and it fell off the road while on its way after visiting the Supa Deurali temple.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Nov 2: Three political parties have announced to boycott the elections in Arghakhanchi. The three parties have announced that they will boycott the elections under their "Let's disobey and boycott the election" campaign.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Oct 13: More than 200 houses have been damaged in Arghakhanchi due to continuous rains in the last week.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Sept 23: Arguably the largest statue of Goddess in Asia has been installed at Argha Goddess Temple in Arghakhanchi district.

ARGHAKHANCHI, June 25: A husband has killed his wife in Malarani village of Arghakhanchi district. Kamal Bhusal, a resident of Dandakteri, Ward No 2, Malarani, killed his wife Saru Bhattarai Bhusal, 27, according to the District Police Office, Arghakhanchi.

ARGHAKHANCHI, April 11: Wood smugglers have stepped up their activities in Arghakhanchi at a time when the ongoing lockdown imposed to stem the spread of coronavirus has ground life to a halt for most people across the country.

ARGHAKHANCHI, March 23: The District Administration Office, Arghakhanchi district has declared to lockdown the district effective from today might at 12 to until further notice to prevent the risk of COVID-19.

ARGHAKHANCHI, March 15: A child died after being hit by the hailstorm apparently at Shitganga municipality in Arghakhanchi last night. The District Police Office Arghakhanchi identified the victim as 10-year-old Bikash Nepali of Ratiya Ratamata from Shitganga municipality-12.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Feb 25: Two persons have died in two separate accidents here in the district on Tuesday.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Dec 18: One of the gold medalists at the recently concluded 13th South Asian Games (SAG) Kamal Shrestha has received a warm welcome in his home district.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Nov 28: The death toll in Arghakhanchi bus accident has climbed to 19, district authorities said here.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Nov 6: Three persons have died when a car met with an accident at Narpani along Gorusinge-Sandhikharka road section on Wednesday.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Oct 7: Three passengers died and six others injured when a jeep met with an accident at Narapani of Sandhikharka municipality in Arghakhanchi on Monday.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Sept 28 : Bal Basic School of Thati village in Sandhikharka Municipality of Arghakhanchi is ‘a school for the poor’. Well-off families hardly send their children to this school which has no proper classrooms, let alone advanced facilities.

Garbage at entrance of Sandhikharka

September 24, 2019 09:25 am

ARGHAKHANCHI, Sept 24: The entrance of the district headquarters Sandhikhara has turned into a dumping site. Due to the lack of proper dumping space, the locals in and around Sandhikharka marketplace throw their wastes haphazardly at the entrance, calling it more a compulsion than a choice.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Sept 3: Motorcycle of Ward Chairperson of Chhatradev rural municipality-7 was torched by an unidentified group on Tuesday morning.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Aug 29: One person died and another one sustained injuries when the motorcycle (Ga 14 Pa 8174) they were riding on slipped off the road in Panini rural municipality-2, Lamdanda on Thursday.

7 killed in two road accidents

April 9, 2019 07:46 am

DHARAN/ARGHAKHANCHI, April 9: A total of seven people died in two separate road accidents on Monday. One accident occurred in Arghakhanchi and the other in Dharan.

KATHMANDU, April 8: Three persons died while 11 others injured in a jeep accident in Arghakhanchi district on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: The OPC cement manufactured by three cement industries has been found of low quality.

ARGHAKHANCHI, June 16: With increased production owing to more farmers being involved professionally in animal husbandry, Arghakhanchi district has become independent in dairy and meat products.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Mar 23: A campaign, 'Ten Houses, One Pond', has been started in Arghakhanchi district in a bid to recharge the drying water sources.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Dec 11: CPN (Maoist Center) candidate Top Bahadur Rayamajhi has won in the single constituency of Arghakhanchi.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Oct 23: A person died while eight others sustained injuries in a jeep accident in the district on Monday afternoon.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Sept 5: A stone inscription believed to be 400 years old has been found at Jaluke Naumure of Shitganga Municipality in the district.

KATHMANDU, July 31: Arghakhanchi Cement Pvt Ltd organized a training on income tax and value added tax (VAT) for auditors, accountants and hardware businessmen in Kathmandu on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, July 30: Arghakhanchi Cement Pvt Ltd organized a training on income tax and value added tax (VAT) for auditors, accountants and hardware businessmen in Kathmandu on Sunday.

SANDIKHARKA, July 15: Arghakhanchi district has emerged to become another self-reliant district for milk production, recording sales of milk worth Rs 70 million on average annually.

KATHMANDU, April 6: Arghakhanchi Cement Pvt Ltd has said that it has introduced Arghakhanchi MP OPC Cement in a new moisture-proof packaging.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Dec 10: The Joint Struggle Committee, Arghakhanchi, an alliance formed to protest the constitution amendment bill that proposes to transfer five hill districts from Province 5, has resumed banda in the district yet again.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Dec 4: Arghakhanchi district that remained shut for the past five days to protest the proposal to take some hilly districts off the Province-5 will remain open from 3:00 pm today to 11:00 am on Monday.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Nov 30: An indefinite district-wide general strike has been called in Arghakhanchi district in protest against the government's registration of the constitution amendment bill in parliament, with changes to the province borders.

PYUTHAN, Nov 30: Locals have enforced a shutdown in the district on Wednesday against the constitution amendment bill registered by the government to take all the hill districts out from Province 5.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Nov 29: Students and political leaders have hit the streets in the district calling for an integrated Province -5.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Aug 29: Eleven passengers were killed and six others injured when a jeep veered off the road and fell some 500 meters down the hill at Hansapur-5, Ratanmare of Arghakhanchi district on Sunday.

Suicide cases spike in Arghakhanchi

August 8, 2016 07:10 am

ARGHAKHACHI, Aug 7: Migrant worker Tek Bahadur Kunwar of Nuwakot - 2 returned home from Qatar last Wednesday. He was not full of zeal or happiness upon his return.

KATHMANDU, July 12: Arghakhanchi OPC Cement has provided training to personnel of Armed Police Force (APF) who are involved in construction of earthquake resistance buildings.

KATHMANDU, July 4: Arghakhanchi Cement has launched a new campaign entitled 'Aba Arghakhanchi Cement Barema Sabailai Thaha Chha Maile Kahe Bolnai Pardaina' with the objective of to promoting its products among customers.