KATHMANDU, Jan 19: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has started removing algae from the Ranipokhari in a bid to make it clean and more beautiful.

Giving your home a facelift

October 4, 2019 08:29 am

The biggest festivals of Nepal – Dashain and Tihar – are knocking at our doors. And as per our tradition, during this time, we take special care in cleaning as well as renovating our homes. So, why not use this time to up your décor game? Decorating a home is something you should pay special attention to because how you feel in a particular space has a lot to do with it.

Nepal’s Cleanup crusaders

August 30, 2018 09:19 am

Is it possible for a single person to clean the world? If yes, how is it possible, and for how long? Questions like these pop into our minds when we think about cleaning the world.

Sitaram Kattel, better known for his comedy character ‘Dhurmus’, is busy these days inside the premises of Bir Hospital, Kathmandu. His foundation, the Dhurumus Suntali Foundation, has piloted a campaign of cleaning the hospital. The campaign was commenced with permission from the Ministry of Health.

Do you remember how you used to (and still sometimes do) rid your home of dry wastes such as plastics, bottles, old books, and stray metals pieces? There would be someone (on a bicycle, most of the times) collecting all that to take to a scrap dealer who would then recycle and reuse it. But now, as these jobs get rarer by the day, we usually have these things lying somewhere at a corner of our homes ready to be dumped whenever possible. Many even toss these wastes at various places around the city where waste has accumulated due to random dumping.

NAWALPARASI, Mar 18: The farmers around the Gandak Command Area in west Nawalparasi will now get some relief from the problem of inundation and erosion that they had been enduring for years.

KATHMANDU, August 12: The weekly cleaning of the rivers in Kathmandu valley and of the ring road was affected due to rainfall on Saturday. As a result, only 11 metric tonnes of solid waste was extracted from and around the rivers.

Monsoon Home Cleaning Tips

July 16, 2017 08:45 am

A few changes to your house cleaning routine and some extra care will help you keep your home healthy and clean during the rainy season. Here are some tips on monsoon home cleaning

Cleaning hacks

June 16, 2017 10:03 am

Cleaning is tough work and it has to be done. But nobody wants to spend most of their free time cleaning so we have put together some simple hacks that will help you get that seemingly endless and mundane chore done faster. From cleaning hard to reach places to an easy way to get rid of sofa stains, here are some smart ways to keep things clean at home without breaking a sweat (or the bank, for that matter).

Kathmandu, March 11: Thousands of people participated in the march from Sundarijal to Chovar along the route on the bank of the Bagmati River today on the occasion of the Bagmati Cleaning Mega Campaign reaching its 200th week.

The cleaning session

February 10, 2017 00:30 am

We might not be able to do a lot on a regular basis to clean our houses inside out but there are little things you can do when you find some pockets of time here and there that will ensure your house looks well maintained.

KATHMANDU, Oct 3: Tara Air, in collaboration with Sagarmatha Pollution Control Committee (SPCC), started a waste management program in the Everest region on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 16: The parapet of the only international stadium - Dasharath Stadium and adjoining area of the premises was cleaned on Friday under the leadership of Minister for Youth and Sports Daljit Sripali.

KATHMANDU, July 28: Three people died on Thursday of asphyxiation while cleaning a well at Paiyuntar of Budhanilkantha Municipality- 19.