BIRENDRANAGAR, Dec 31: The Nepal Demographic Health Survey 2022 has revealed a concerning trend in Karnali, where 21 percent of girls under the age of 19 are found to be pregnant. Among the districts, Jajarkot records the highest percentage at 38.83, while Kalikot reports the lowest at 20.20 percent, reflecting instances of child marriage as a contributing factor.

Child dies in tiger attack

December 23, 2023 17:03 pm

BARDIYA, Dec 23: A child has died in a tiger attack. A 12-year-old boy, Sumit Tharu of Barbardiya Municipality-4, lost his life in a tiger attack on Saturday afternoon.

Child dies of cold in Jajarkot

November 30, 2023 13:17 pm

JAJARKOT, Nov 30: A child died of the chilling cold in Kushe Rural Municipality in Jajarkot district on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 19: Article 39 (5) of the Constitution of Nepal, 2015 stipulates that no child shall be subjected to child marriage, illegal transportation, abduction/kidnapping, or taken hostage.

KATHMANDU, July 30: Sajan Magar, 13, who went missing in the flood-fed Samakhushi Rivulet in Kathmandu on July 23, has yet to be found. His whereabouts has remained unknown for nearly a week despite constant efforts of rescue teams for the search.

Child drowned in the lake

August 20, 2022 11:43 am

NEPALGUNJ, August 20: A child has died after drowning in a pond in Janaki Rural Municipality of Banke.

SARLAHI, April 7: A child has been killed after being abducted in Sarlahi. The body of the boy, who had been missing since April 3, was found in a neighbor’s safety tank, according to the police.

KALIKOT, Feb 3: A child died on the spot after being hit by a four-wheeler near a health post in Rarakatia Road in Shubh Kalika Rural Municipality Ward-4 of Kalikot district on Thursday afternoon.

MORANG, Dec 21: Two people have been arrested for killing a 21-month old girl from Rangeli Municipality of Morang.

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: A child has gone missing after falling into a sewer at Kapan of Kathmandu. The incident happened last night. The missing child is yet to be identified.


July 23, 2020 14:01 pm

A child happy at play Is a forgiveness to a sorry He pushes folly at bay He narrates his stories

The Middle Child

June 5, 2020 13:05 pm

Have you ever wondered about how you feel about being a middle child? Well, let me tell you, it's not very fun.

Singer Katy Perry, who is expecting her first child with actor Orlando Bloom, has revealed that they are set to welcome a baby girl. The 35-year-old singer shared the news on Instagram on Friday.

Urvashi Rautela has a huge fascination towards kite flying. The actress has been known to flying kites every year during Makar Sankranti and has participated in competitions as well.


November 6, 2019 21:09 pm

The biggest and strongest fighter of the world The first teacher of the child—Mother. She is the only one person who gives the best care to her child Without a mother no one is able to do anything She is the first among other to be there for her child.

Autism is also known as Autism Spectrum Disorder, generally diagnosed during childhood and its symptoms are visible before the child turns three.

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.

BANEPA, Aug 15: An eleven-year-old girl from Banepa has drowned in a pit that was dug by an under-construction pharmaceutical plant located at Nala Raya village.

Actor Milla Jovovich on Thursday revealed she is expecting a girl with director-husband Paul WS Anderson.

SURKHET, Aug 8: The 'child protection campaign' that kicked off from Dailekh last year has also initiated in Surkhet. The drive has been put in place to make the girl children legally informed of sexual violence and rape and to boost up their confidence.

PARIS, Aug 7:  Health officials in Paris said Wednesday that a young boy needs medical monitoring because tests conducted after the Notre Dame Cathedral fire showed that he was at risk of lead poisoning.

DANG, July 18: Chairperson of Ghorahi Sub-Metropolitan City-4, Bhim Bahadur Sarki, thrashed a nine-year boy, Bharat Gharti, on Tuesday night.

A  Mother ‘s Unconditional Love

June 17, 2019 08:05 am

You kept me nine months in your womb, like a heavy weight on your head. When I saw the first light and cried, You comforted me with your divine lifeline.

Involvement, influence, and affection: three keys to father-child relationships. Though they may sometimes find it difficult to express their feelings, most fathers care about their children and families.

BIRGUNJ, May 30: An eight-year-old child from Pragatinagar in Birgunj Metropolitan City-3 who was abducted last Friday was found dead on Wednesday morning.

Parents, we know that it is not easy to stop your kids from sucking on their thumbs but here are some easy ways to break this habit!

Reality television star Kim Kardashian announced on Friday she has named her fourth child, a boy born last week via a surrogate, Psalm West.

'Detective Pikachu's' premiere on Thursday wasn't just about the movie as Ryan Reynolds and wife Blake Lively caught everyone's attention with Lively revealing her baby bump.

NEPALGUNJ/RUKUM, April 8: Four-year-old Ravin Khatri, living in Rukum (west) jail with his mother, has been granted a birth certificate giving him opportunity to pursue education which they had been longing for.

Wish I could be a father

April 6, 2019 09:45 am

When I see kids around Playing and talking Caring and calling I wish I could have my own.

Setting right expectation

March 2, 2019 03:25 am

Keep in mind children don’t listen to their parents, but will imitate them without a second thought.

KATHMANDU, Feb 9: Police on Saturday found a dead body of a girl on the bank of Hanumante River in Suryabinayak Municiaplity-5, Radhe Radhe. Police claimed that the deceased child must be around nine years old.

Nepali parents are the all-know experts when it comes to preaching their children with annoying conversation. And asking them for gears is like enrolling yourself in an unending debate. Some of the common Nepali fashion chats are talked below:

The body that hands out the Oscars on Friday sought to distance itself from a furor over the Academy Award nomination of a film about two boys who murdered a British toddler in 1993.

KATHMANDU, Jan 26: A team from the Metropolitan Police Range Office (MPRO), Kathmandu, on Friday rescued a kidnapped girl child from Tilganga around nine hours of the kidnap from her residence in Koteshwar.

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are expecting a fourth child - again using a surrogate, according to multiple media reports on Wednesday.

HOUSTON, Nov 28: The mother of a toddler who died weeks after being released from the nation's largest family detention center filed a legal claim seeking $60 million from the U.S. government for the child's death.

Nov 20: International Children's Day encourages countries to dedicate a day to promote mutual exchange and understanding among children. Additionally, this day also marks the implementation of projects that can promote the overall welfare of children around the world. As civilized adults, we must have a clear understanding of the need to care about children. Whether it's about preserving their health, education or upbringing, every possible measure should be taken to allow kids to lead a healthy and happy life.

Responsible children, developed country

November 13, 2018 09:34 am

A responsible child means a responsible adult in the future and finally, a responsible citizen. These responsibilities encompass every occupation- from a driver to a doctor to a political figure.

KATHMANDU, Oct 30: The Ministry of Health and Population is administering Vitamin A capsule and De-worming tablet to the children below five years across the nation on October 31 and November 1.

DHANUSHA, Oct 18: An eight-year-old girl from Dharapani, Dhanushadham Municipality in Dhanusha district was buried to death while two other children sustained injuries when a mud mould fell on them Thursday morning.

15-year-old drowns

October 18, 2018 15:01 pm

SAPTARI, Oct 18: A boy drowned in the Koshi River while taking a bath today at Tilathi Koiladi rural municipality-5 in Saptari.

One killed in Ramechhap bus accident

October 16, 2018 17:03 pm

RAMECHHAP. Oct 16: A 13-year-old girl child died and 29 other people sustained injuries in a vehicle accident at Sarki Pandhero of Khadadevi-3 in Ramechhap district today noon.

Child killed in road accident

October 16, 2018 16:33 pm

RUKUM PASCHIM, Oct 16: A child has been killed and two other people sustained injuries in a vehicle accident occurred at Salle, Musikot municipality-1, Rukum Paschim, today.

Child killed in family dispute

September 30, 2018 04:05 am

DOLAKHA, Sept 30: Police on Friday arrested a man in Shailung Rural Municipality-8 , Dolakha on the charge of killing his young nephew because of a family dispute over property.

Parenting modern-day kids

September 29, 2018 00:25 am

Our expectation of children is not realistic. We punish them for not performing well though they are doing well.

POKHARA, Sept 27: Even before the rape and murder of Kanchanpur's Nirmala Panta has moved off public radar, a minor has been raped and murdered in Kaski this week.

15 things a child can teach an adult

September 14, 2018 15:54 pm

Paulo Coelho once said that, “A child can teach an adult three things: to be happy for no reason, to always be busy with something, and to know how to demand with all his might that which he desires.”

13 year child raped in Tikapur

August 5, 2018 11:12 am

TIKAPUR, Aug 5: Police have arrested Basanta Budha, 20 year for his alleged involvement in raping a 13 year girl from Chisapani, Lamkicuha Municpality-3, Kailali.

JUMLA, July 26: The alarming rise in the number of child marriages in the district has compelled the representatives of Patarasi Rural Municipality to join hands with various stakeholders to curb this ill practice.