What flooded Bhaktapur?

July 17, 2018 01:00 am

What will happen if 260 mm rainfall like that of 1990 occurs now? The cities and roads will be waterlogged for days, causing immense suffering to people

IN PICTURES: Bhaktapur flooded

July 12, 2018 12:02 pm

KATHMANDU, July 12: Rain is forecast throughout the country, according to an alert published by the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology. According to the alert, major rivers and rivulets are likely to swell and trigger early warnings.

CHIANG RAI, July 10: All 12 boys and their soccer coach trapped for more than two weeks deep inside a flood Thai cave have been rescued, a Thai navy SEAL unit said on Tuesday, a successful end to a perilous mission that has gripped the world.

MAE SAI, July 8: The operation has begun to rescue 12 boys and their soccer coach who will need to dive out of the flooded Thai cave where they have been trapped for more than two weeks, with officials saying Sunday morning that “today is D-Day.”

Flooded fields

August 29, 2017 01:00 am

More than 20 districts in Tarai have suffered damages from recent floods and agriculture has been worst-hit.

Two swept away by flooded river

August 14, 2017 20:27 pm

GAIGHAT (Udayapur), Aug 14: A man and his grandson were swept away by the Hurma river here on Monday.

Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s latest venture Haraamkhor seems to be causing trouble for its makers for its bold subject.

Gorkha flooded by tourists

November 7, 2016 01:20 am

GORKHA, Nov 7: A quiet place otherwise, Gorkha this year is receiving great number of tourists. With the commencement of education tour season, queues of students of different age groups are seen in Gorkha Durbar and other sites from  dawn to dusk. Along with them, tourists are swarming here with daily visitor number tally reaching 3000 to the maximum. Managing this crowd has been hard for the hoteliers though they are doing brisk business.

A Czech-Polish team said Friday it had discovered the world’s deepest underwater cave in the eastern Czech Republic.

POKHARA, Sept 19: Downtown Pokhara is getting a dangerous place that can claim life! And the threat is flash floods on its street.

KAPILVASTU, Sept 14: From the moment she sends off her children to school till they return home safely in the evening, Sita Rana of Simalpani in Arghakhanchi can't stop worrying. She never forgets to pray for her children's safety as they leave home for school braving a highly precarious route.

LAHAN, July 26: Police are searching for three youths gone missing in the flooded Kamala River since Sunday evening.

LAHAN, July 26: Manoj Yogi of Bardibas, Mahottari who was swept away by the flooded Kamala River has been found dead.

Jhapa flooded after heavy rainfall

July 24, 2016 10:11 am

BHADRAPUR, July 24: As many as 125 households in Bhadrapur Municipality's Ward No 5 have been flooded after torrential downpour.

KATHMANDU, July 1: The number of complaints at the Press Council Nepal against news publication and broadcast in violation of the journalist code of conduct is increasing by the day.

Biratnagar flooded after downpour

June 25, 2016 13:38 pm

BIRATNAGAR, June 25: Dozens of houses in Biratnagar have been inundated and the public roads are completely covered with water due to incessant rain since this morning.