KATHMANDU, May 11: Popular radio program presenter Suraj Shrestha has passed away on Saturday. He was 45.

Stanley Donen, the former dancer who directed some of Hollywood’s greatest musicals including Gene Kelly’s landmark “Singin’ in the Rain,” “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” and “On the Town,” has died at age 94, according to media reports.

KATHMANDU, Dec 3: A traffic police officer died in Lalitpur in a scooter accident, on Sunday evening.

HOUSTON, Dec 1 : George H.W. Bush, a patrician New Englander whose presidency soared with the coalition victory over Iraq in Kuwait, but then plummeted in the throes of a weak economy that led voters to turn him out of office after a single term, has died. He was 94.

Senior BJP leader passes away

November 12, 2018 16:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 12 : Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Union Minister of India Ananth Kumar died early Monday morning in Bengaluru, Indian media reported. He was 59.

Man falls into sewage, dies

October 27, 2018 17:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 27: A man died after falling into sewage drain near the main entrance to the Tribhuvan University Balkhu.

KABUL, Sept 4: Jalaluddin Haqqani, founder of the militant Haqqani network, one of the most powerful and feared groups in the Afghan insurgency, has died after a long illness, the Taliban announced on Tuesday.

LOS ANGELES, Aug 6: A spokesman for Charlotte Rae, who played a wise and caring housemother to a brood of teenage girls on the long-running sitcom “The Facts of Life,” says the actress has died. She was 92.

Pilgrim dies in Rasuwa landslide

August 4, 2018 09:27 am

RASUWA, Aug 3: A pilgrim heading toward Gosainkunda died on the way after being buried by a landslide. The deceased has been identified as Namrata Karki of Chandrpur Municipality-1, Rautahat.

When justice dies

August 4, 2018 02:00 am

Adversities were severe. She was asking the disturbed, fragile state to bring her son’s murderers to book. Those who were in the government and were supposed to listen to her plea were not that clean and capable.

KAILALI, Aug 2: A cyclist died and seven others were injured in a road accident at Lamkichuha municipality-8 of Kailali district this morning.

Tiger dies at CNP

August 1, 2018 09:30 am

CHITWAN, Aug 1: A rescued wounded tiger succumbed to its injuries and died at the Chitwan National Park’s main office cage on Tuesday.

RASUWA, July 26: A person has died while eight others have gone missing in a landslide that occurred in Timure of Rasuwa on Thursday morning. The deceased has been identified as Shyam Tamang of Bhotekoshi-4, Sindhupalchwok.

JHAPA, July 20: A journalist and litterateur of Jhapa district, Gopi Krishna Khanal, died in a road accident.

LOS ANGELES, July 14: Nancy Sinatra Sr., the childhood sweetheart of Frank Sinatra who became the first of his four wives and the mother of his three children, has died. She was 101.

DHANGADHI, July 3: A boy born with two pairs of legs, hands and backbones died today at 11:00 am.

CHITWAN, July 1: One of the fifteen passengers who were injured when a passenger bus met with an accident at Khairahani municipality-1 on the East-West Highway this morning has died.

BAITADI, June 29: A person was killed and three sustained injuries when a tractor fell some 60 meters off the road. The tractor en route to Mallasaini from Dogadakedar rural municipality met with an accident on Thursday evening at around 7 PM.

EGYPT, June 26: A former Egyptian football player and sports commentator, Abdel Rahim Mohamed, reportedly suffered a heart attack and tragically died after his national team’s loss in the FIFA 2018 World Cup match against Saudi Arabia.

SARLAHI, June 26: A minor, who fell unconscious due to lightning strike, has died while being rushed to hospital.

BIRATNAGAR, June 14 : A helper died after falling from a hood of a bus parked at Haatkhola Bus Park in Biratnagar, this morning.

Woman falls off bamboo bush, dies

June 13, 2018 10:10 am

NAWALPARASI, June 13 : A woman has died after falling off the bamboo bush following a strong wind coupled with rainfall occurred on Tuesday evening in West Nawalparasi.

ACHHAM, June 13: Parbati Budha, 18, of Jayagaun in Turmakhand Rural Municipality who was in isolation in a shed near their farm during menstruation, has died of snakebite on Saturday.

Woman dies of suspected sunstroke

June 11, 2018 16:17 pm

GAUSHALA, June 11: A woman died from suspected sunstroke at Belgachhi of Gaushala Municipality-8 in Mahottari on Sunday.

MAHOTTARI/SIRAHA, June 10: Five children were among the seven affected by heat wave as temperatures soared as much as 42 degrees in eastern part of the country for the past two days.

STRASBOURG, June 9: U.S. celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, host of CNN’s food-and-travel-focused “Parts Unknown” television series, killed himself in a French hotel room, officials said on Friday, in the second high-profile suicide of a U.S. celebrity this week. He was 61.

KATHMANDU, June 6: She was fine until four o'clock on Saturday afternoon. What happened next took away her life. Ward member of Narahari Village Municipality - 9 in Kalikot, Mana Sarki was a mother of six, and she leaves behind a family devastated by their loss.

MORANG, June 5: A woman has died after a tractor struck a motorbike on Monday evening at Morang's Rangeli municipality – 8.

A whale has died in southern Thailand after swallowing more than 80 plastic bags, with rescuers failing to nurse the mammal back to health.

PARBAT, June 1: 22 – year – old Kishor Chhetri of Dhamilapani village of Modi rural municipality – 5 of Parbat district died on Wednesday when his friends flogged him with iron rods causing serious injuries in his stomach.

Philip Roth, influential giant of 20th-century literature, who explored Jewish-American heritage, politics and male sexuality in over 30 novels, has died aged 85.

One more climber dies on Everest

May 22, 2018 15:50 pm

KATHMANDU,  May 22: Mountaineer Damai Sarki Sherpa died last night during descent after reaching the top of the Mount Everest.

URLABARI (Morang), May 22: An elderly citizen died in an auto-tempo crash on Monday evening at an inner road section in Madhumalla and Toribari of Miklajung rural municipality – 8.

SOLUKHUMBU, May 21: Out of the 346 climbers of 38 expedition teams who obtained permit to scale Mt Everest this season, 200 have successfully climbed the world's highest peak so far, according to officials. Meanwhile, AFP reported that a Macedonian climber died above camp 3 while making a final push for the summit.

SEOUL, May 20: The chairman of South Korea’s LG Group, Koo Bon-moo, instrumental in transforming the country’s fourth-largest conglomerate into a global brand, passed away on Sunday after a year-long battle with a brain disease.

KATHMANDU, May 14: A gold-medalist of 1993 SAFF Championship, former Nepal mid-fielder Mani Bikram Shah died in Kathmandu on Monday, succumbing to a long fight against a liver disease. Shah was admitted to Norvic Hospital on Sunday evening after his health deteriorated. He was declared dead at 5:42 pm. He was 51.

SUNSARI, May 13: A girl was electrocuted at Tin Taltalaiya of Itahari Sub Metropolitan City, Sunsari.

RAJBIRAJ, May 10: A Nepali migrant worker has died in Saudi Arabia. He died on Tuesday night.

BIRATNAGAR, May 7: Kuga Takahiro, 42, a Japanese national died of altitude sickness in Solukhumbu on Sunday.

MAHOTTARI, May 6: A person was killed after a debate over road construction took a violent turn last night at Khopi village of Aaurahi municipality – 6 here in Mahottari.

BIRATNAGAR,  May 4: A three-year-old baby girl died after being hit by a school bus on Thursday evening.

Magazine designer Art Paul, who created Playboy’s famous tuxedoed bunny head logo, has died. He was 93. Paul died of pneumonia on Saturday at a Chicago-area hospital, according to his wife, Suzanne Seed.

Man dies after falling off cliff

May 1, 2018 17:01 pm

GULMI, May 1:  a man on Monday died after falling off a cliff in the district.

KATHMANDU, May 1: Italian mountaineer Simone La Terra, 37, died while climbing Mt Dhaulagiri (8137m), officials said on Monday. This is the first fatality of the busy spring season.

KATHMANDU, May 1: Italian mountaineer Simone La Terra, 37, died while climbing Mt Dhaulagiri (8137m), officials said on Monday. This is the first fatality of the busy spring season.

LONDON, April 30: A Nepali woman has died on the spot in road accident in London. Mina Limbu, 49,  who had been residing in Hounslow West,  was hit by a car while crossing the road.

DHADING, April 27: An Indian gas bullet has plunged into Trishuli River at Malekhu road section on early Friday killing the bullet driver.

TOKYO, April 22: The world’s oldest person, a 117-year-old Japanese woman, has died.

NEW YORK, April 21: Avicii, the Grammy-nominated electronic dance DJ who performed sold-out concerts for feverish fans around the world and also had massive success on U.S. pop radio, died Friday. He was 28.

TANAHUN, April 19: Tributes started pouring on social media on Wednesday over the sudden death of Rajamama Kusunda, the only person able to speak his tribal language.