WAUKEGAN, May 6: Search and recovery personnel found the body of another worker Sunday in the rubble of a northern Illinois silicone factory that exploded and burst into flames two days earlier, bringing the death toll to three employees with one more body believed to be in the debris, a fire official said.

GORKHA, May 3: Police on Thursday arrested 15 persons including three women in Palungtar Municipality-4, Gorkha on the charge of beating a wedding guest to death following a dispute.

Nepal sees first bird flu death

May 3, 2019 06:00 am

KATHMANDU, May 2: For the first time, a man has died of avian influenza (bird flu) in Nepal.

HUMLA, April 30: A mystery disease, which has been terrorizing the locals of Tanjakot Rural Municipality in Humla for the past three weeks, has killed 10 people so far. More than 200 people are undergoing treatment for the unknown illness.

BIRGUNJ, April 28: The number of wild animals facing unnatural deaths from being struck by speedy vehicles on the Pathlaiya-Amlekggunj road section along the East-West Highway in Bara.

An unfinished memoir that Prince was writing before his 2016 death will be released in October, with previously unseen photos and other material rounding out the book, the publisher Penguin Random House said on Monday.

PORAC, April 23: Rescuers found more bodies overnight in the rubble of a supermarket that crashed down in a powerful earthquake that damaged buildings and an airport in the northern Philippines, raising the death toll to 11, officials said Tuesday.

BIRGUNJ, April 21: Police on Friday lifted the body of Anju Devi Das, 28, of Birgunj Metropolitan City-23 from the cremation site on the banks of the Sirsiya River after they sniffed foul play in her death.

First National ID card holder dies

April 15, 2019 12:35 pm

PHIDIM, April 15: The first national identity card holder in the country, Bhagawati Devi Bhandari of Shantipur of Phidim Municipality-4 in Panchthar district, died on Friday.

GULMI, April 11: A former lawmaker was one of the two people killed in a jeep accident in Gulmi. The other deceased is Roshar BK. Eight others were injured.

KATHMANDU, April 8: Two people pelted bricks to one another until both of them were critically injured in a brutal brawl on early Monday morning.

RANJHA, March 30: Thirty-seven people lost their lives in multiple road accidents in the past eight months in Banke. Among the dead, two are minors and nine are women.

SINDHUPALCHOWK, March 27: The death toll in Monday’s LPG cylinder explosion at Chaku Hydropower Project site in Bhotekoshi Rural Municipality, Sindhupalchowk, has reached four after two people missing in the blast were confirmed dead on Tuesday.

CHITWAN, March 24: Poaching remains a worldwide threat to wildlife including rhinoceroses as it has pushed some of the subspecies to the near extinction. But the case is somehow different for rhinos in the Chitwan National Park (CNP).

YANCHENG, March23: Rescuers pulled a survivor from rubble early on Saturday in the wake of a massive explosion at a pesticide plant in eastern China that flattened buildings, blew out windows more than a mile away and killed at least 64 people.

MAKWANPUR, March 13: Two people died and 22 others were injured when a bus carrying wedding attendants fell off a cliff at Dharampani in Makwanpurgadhi Rural Municipality-2 on Tuesday. Overspeeding has been blamed for the accident.

ISTANBUL, Feb 10: Turkey’s interior minister says the death toll from a collapsed apartment building in Istanbul has risen to 21.

PAANCHTHAR, Feb 9: Chairperson of Falgunanda Rural Municipality in Paanchthar district as well as an established litterateur Amar Kumar Nembang died on Saturday following a heart attack. He was 77.

Jailbird dies in Jhapa prison

February 9, 2019 19:38 pm

SURUNGA, Feb. 9: A jailbird, who was doing his time in the Jhapa prison house on a rape charge, passed away on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 28: An 11-year-old girl who had gone to watch television at a neighbor’s home on Saturday night was found dead near a river in Biratnagar the next day.

Two dead in separate incidents

January 26, 2019 09:56 am

DAMAULI, Jan 26: A person died in a tractor hit incident at Belbas of Vyas Muicipality-13 in Tanahun district last night. The deceased is identified as 22-year-old Surya Nepali from Phoksing in Gulmi district, the police confirmed. Nepali died on the spot after the tractor (Ga 1 Ta 4671) heading to Damauli from Koidim village hit him when he fell off the same tractor, police said.

Son beats father to death

January 23, 2019 18:05 pm

JHAPA, Jan 23: A man has died after being beaten by his own son in Damak Municipality in the district.

CONCORD, Jan 22: Falling temperatures replaced the weekend’s falling snow Monday as bitter cold and gusty winds swept across the eastern United States.

TOKYO, Jan 21: The world’s oldest man has died at his home, a hot springs inn on Japan’s northern main island of Hokkaido, at the age of 113.

TLAHUELILPAN, Jan 21: People in the town where a gasoline explosion killed at least 85 people say the section of pipeline that gushed fuel has been a habitual gathering site for thieves, repeatedly damaged and patched like a trusty pair of jeans.

One dead in gang fight

January 20, 2019 10:24 am

DHANGADHI, Jan 20: A man has died in a fight between two gangs in Attariya of Kailali last night.

Mrityu kaa kaamdaar: Playing with death

January 16, 2019 17:41 pm

Nobody can encounter death while one is alive. But the tales of Yama—The God of death seem to haunt throughout our lifetime. On Sunday afternoon, theatergoers in Kathmandu encounter the messengers of death at Kunja Theater, Baneshwar.

Woman, son found dead

January 13, 2019 13:10 pm

RUKUM, Jan 13: A woman and her 20-month-old son were found dead in a forest at Sisne Rural Municipality-6 in Rukum on Saturday. The deceased have been identified as a local Renuka KC Shah, 30, and her son Atiam.

Missing girl found dead

January 9, 2019 11:51 am

NAWALPARASI, Jan 9: A girl who had gone missing in Nawalparasi-west for the past 10 days was found dead in Gandak canal.

TORRANCE, Jan 6: Three men were fatally shot late Friday and four injured when a brawl at a popular Los Angeles-area bowling alley and karaoke bar erupted into gunfire that had terrified patrons, some children, running for their lives.

Mother dies, son injured in road accident

December 30, 2018 11:20 am

GAUSHALA, Dec 30: A woman has died while her son was seriously injured in a road accident that took place at Singyahi market in Bhangaha municipality-2 of Mahottari district on Saturday.

50-yr-old dies in elephant attack

December 13, 2018 14:23 pm

UDAYAPUR, Dec 13: A man died after being attacked by a wild elephant in the district on Wednesday night.

Death of an intellectual giant

November 22, 2018 01:00 am

K P Malla did not think like a commoner. He had a deep understanding of history, culture and values that sustained Nepal for centuries

KABUL, Nov 20: A suicide bomber blew himself up in the Afghan capital Kabul on Tuesday, killing more than 50 people, three government officials said.

Child killed due to hornet sting

November 15, 2018 14:00 pm

DAILEKH, Nov 15: A child was killed after he was stung by hornet at Duwari Chakha of Dullu municipality-8 in Dailekh district. The deceased is three-year-old Manish Nepali, senior assistant health worker at Dullu Hospital, Khadga Shahi, said.

GAZA, Nov 13: Israeli ongoing airstrikes in the Gaza Strip resulted in the death of three Palestinians, and at least five others were wounded as reported by the Palestinian state agency Wafa Monday.

LAKE HALLIE, Nov 4: A pickup truck lurched off a road in western Wisconsin Saturday and hit a group of Girl Scouts picking up trash in a ditch, leaving three girls and one adult dead and critically injuring a fourth girl, police said.


November 1, 2018 09:27 am

Life’ is a sea born monster Its teeth are long and sharp Somewhere in the distant shore A mermaid plays the harp

Child dies after being hit by bus

October 27, 2018 10:15 am

RAJBIRAJ, Oct 27: A child died after being hit by a bus carrying students here on Friday.

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.

KATHMANDU, Oct 12:  Five people were killed and another 49 sustained injuries in two road accidents in Sindhuli and Nuwakot.

Two men fall to death

October 11, 2018 15:44 pm

JAJARKOT, Oct 11: Two men died after falling off cliffs in separate incidents in Jajarkot district today. Lal Bahadur Khadka, 27, slid to death while collecting fodder in a forest nearby his home at Barekot Rural Municipality-9, said a local resident Lokendra Gautam.

MANHATTAN, Oct 11: Tex Winter, the innovative “Triangle Offense” pioneer who assisted Phil Jackson on NBA championship teams with the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers, has died. He was 96.

PARBAT, Oct 11: The unexpected death of a youth of Bihadi Rural Municipality-1, Parbat in Saudi Aarabia has left the whole village grief-stricken and suspicious.

An unsolved death

October 11, 2018 00:30 am

The government should find out what actually happened to Ram Manohar instead of trying to cover up the incident

PALU, Oct 5: Indonesia said Friday the death toll from a powerful earthquake and tsunami that struck the central Indonesian island of Sulawesi a week ago has risen to 1,558.

DHADING, Oct 4: Normally, it would only take around one-and-a-half to two hours to reach Kalanki of Kathmandu from Simle of Dhading. Of late, however, the travel time has significantly increased. It now takes at least eight to 12 hours to travel the same distance.

BHAKTAPUR, Oct 3: Surya Binayak remains tense following a clash between demonstrators and the police over a road accident that led to the death of a local resident here this evening.

YEMEN, Oct 2: After a water facility was bombed in Yemen, suspected cases of cholera in the area have surged by 170% - causing easily avoidable deaths of civilians.

Three including four-year-old die after they get buried under mound of earth