KATHMANDU, April 20: Police have seized a huge amount of bomb-making materials from a Kathmandu-bound bus from New Delhi in Kailali on Friday night.

DHANGADHI, April 18: Normal life in Kailali district has been affected due to Nepal banda called by Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav)-led group today.

DHANGADHI, March 21: The lawmakers of Kailali recently submitted the details of their upcoming projects to the District Coordination Committee (DCC), which showed that a huge budget of infrastructure development program launched by Sudurpaschim Province is being invested in unproductive sectors.

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Biratnagar, March 7: Presidium member of the Rastriya Janata Party (RJP) - Nepal, Rajendra Mahato, has said that they would go to the people against the court's decision of sentencing life imprisonment to the parliamentarian elected by the people.

TIKAPUR, Feb 25Kailali district is currently entangled in border disputes at two different locations. The district is facing border disputes with the southern neighbor India at the border points at Tikapur and Dhangadhi.A Nepal-India joint survey team postponed works of the four disputed border pillars located at Khatrola of Tikapur-8 and Fulbari of Dhangadhi-14.

KAILALI, Feb 18: An embankment being constructed by India near the Indo-Nepal border neighboring the Kairali Rural Municipality has alarmed locals of inundation in their areas during the rainy season.

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KAILALI, Feb 11: In September, Ghodaghodi Municipality erected three cowsheds for the management of stray cattle. In the last six months, only 70 cows had died but a non-governmental organization (NGO) was recently found spreading rumors about the death of more than 2,200 cows in the municipality

DHANGADI, Jan 30: Amid the lack of monitoring by the authorities concerned, rivers in Kailali are being exploited by the stone crusher and sand-mining industries.

TIKAPUR, Dec 19: Acharya Multi Business (AMB) Group Pvt Ltd has opened a factory to produce incense sticks in Tikapur of Kailali with an investment of Rs 20 million.

TIKAPUR, Dec 17: Various local units of Kailali are having disputes among themselves regarding extraction of natural resources from rivers due to territorial disputes.

TIKAPUR, Nov 27: Mayor Mahadev Bajgain of Lamkichuha Municipality in Kailali disrict has been in the limelight time and again for his pro-citizen decisions and activities. This time, he has diverted funds earmarked for the purchase of vehicles into the construction of a hospital instead.

KAILALI, Nov 23: The total 2,400 families living in Kailali and Kanchanpur districts are being provided the landownership certificate.

DHANGADHI, Nov 10: The Scorpio jeep used by a Far-west Province government minister met with an accident in Kailali last night, injuring three people. The accident took place at Badaipur road section.

Bus helper found dead

November 9, 2018 19:08 pm

DHANGADHI, Nov 9: A man was found dead in a suspicious circumstance at a bus stand in Dhangadhi Sub Metropolitan City-4 on Friday.

Farmers unable to sow seeds

November 6, 2018 07:53 am

KAILALI, Nov 6: Chedaram Rana, a farmer from Krishnapur Municipality-9, sows wheat seeds in his farm by the end of October every year. By the beginning of November, the seeds would even start bearing saplings. This year, however, Rana has not even plowed his field.

TIKAPUR, Oct 31: The random increase in the number of people infected with HIV has been a matter of big concern in Kailali.

BAJHANG/TIKAPUR, Oct 10: At least four people were killed in two separate accidents in Bajhang and Kailali districts on Tuesday.

DHANGADI, Oct 7: With the incidence of rape and sexual assault unabated in different parts of the country, around 1,700 women have joined a week of self-defense training in Kailai district. The training is said to be the first of its kind in the far-western region.

DHANGADHI, Oct 1: Some residents of the Far West Province are not happy with the government’s decision to choose Godawari as the province’s permanent capital. They have accused the government of being directed forest mafias who are plotting to destroy forest in the area by shifting the capital from Dhangadi to Godawari. After the provincial assembly on Friday named Godawari as the provincial capital, protests have been intensified.

DOTI, Sept 28:  With the proposal of a new capital for Province 7, residents of Dipayal are once again taking to the streets, demanding that their city be named the permanent capital of the province.

DHANGADHI, Sept 16: The 'Atawari' festival which is celebrated by the Chaudhary-Dagaura community of the western Terai in Nepal has kicked off from today. The two-day festival symbolising mutual harmony, unity and good family relations is observed majorly in Dang, Banke, Bardiya, Kailali and Kanchanpur districts.

Two killed, 6 injured in Tikapur accident

September 15, 2018 07:19 am

TIKAPUR, Sept 15: Two people were killed and six injured in a road accident at Balchaur of Lamkichuha Municipality in Kailali on Friday afternoon.

TIKAPUR, Aug 31: Police on Thursday arrested members of a gang which has been providing ‘land ownership certificates’ to the freed Kamaiyas of Kailali District in exchange for hefty cash.

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

Two children drown in Kailali

July 4, 2018 09:07 am

KAILALI, July 4: Two children from Gauriganga municipality-11, Kailali who had drowned in the Kaitani River died in the course of treatment. Those deceased have been identified as Sachin Bhul (8) and Aman Chaudhary (12).

IED goes off in Kailali

May 5, 2018 16:35 pm

KAILALI, May 5: An improvised explosive bomb (IED) went off near the office of Gauriganga municipality-10 on Saturday morning.

DHANGADHI, March 30: Locals of Kailali have joined hands to curb cross-border smuggling “as the responsible authorities have turned a blind eye to the illegal import and export of goods despite being informed.”

DHANGADHI, March 13: Four cadres of the Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) have been arrested in the suspicion of being involved in shooting at Mamata Prasad Chaudhary, mayor of Ghodaghodi Municipality in Kailali district.

KATHMANDU, Mar 11: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has demanded stringent action against to those involved in the beating of Radha Chaudhari of Kailali district in the name of practicing witchcraft.

KATHMANDU, Mar 11: The Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers has directed the District Administration Office in Kailali to immediately investigate into the incident that took place at Ghodaghodi municipality-5 of the district and take against those found guilty in it.

TIKAPUR, March 11: There were days when rice milled in Kailali district used to reach all over the country as well as be exported to India.

KATHMANDU, March 11: Leaders of the Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) on Saturday met Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa and demanded immediate release of Resham Chaudhary, who was elected member of parliament from Kailali on an  RJPN ticket. He is alleged to be the mastermind behind the  Tikapur carnage.

TIKAPUR, Jan 24: Haphazard stone mining from rivers and export to other districts have started affecting infrastructure projects in Kailali district.

DHANGADHI, Jan 1: Normal life in Kailali district has been affected due to the cold wave accompanied by dense fog.

Drug traffickers arrested in Kailali

December 20, 2017 14:22 pm

KAILALI, Dec 20:  A group of illegal drug smugglers comprising seven members have been arrested in Tikapur in the district on Wednesday.

Dhangadhi, Dec 12 :Resham Lal Chaudhary, the Rastriya Janata Party Nepal ( RJPN) candidate for the House of Representatives election from the Kailali-1 has won the election with 34,341 votes to his favor.

Dhangadhi, Dec 12 :Resham Lal Chaudhary, the Rastriya Janata Party Nepal ( RJPN) candidate for the House of Representatives election from the Kailali-1 has won the election with 34,341 votes to his favor.

Arju Deuba trails at Kailali

December 10, 2017 09:19 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 10:  Arju Deuba, senior Nepali Congress leader and wife of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba continues to lag behind in vote count at Kailali – 5. Arju is Nepali Congress’s House of Representative candidate.

Glimpses: Kailali votes (photo feature)

December 7, 2017 11:42 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 7: Locals and elderly cast their vote in Kailali.

KAILALI, Dec 5: Assistant polling officer Yagya Lal Upadhyay stationed at the Kalika Primary School's polling center (B) in Kailali constituency-4 died of cardiac arrest.

KAILALI, Nov 30: An unidentified group has vandalized vehicle belonging to provincial candidate, Ratan Thapa from left alliance in Kailali-2 (B) on Thursday early morning.

Border sealed in Kailali, Kanchanpur

November 28, 2017 19:04 pm

KAILALI, Nov 28: The Nepal-India border points in Kailali and Kanchanpur districts have been sealed from Monday evening in view of elections in Lakhimpur Khiri district of India.

Tax avoidance on the rise in Kailali

November 20, 2017 06:00 am

TIKAPUR, Nov 20: Thousands of individuals and businesses in Kailali district are not paying taxes regularly, according to Inland Revenue Office (IRO), Dhangadhi.

DHANGADHI, Nov 13: At least three people were killed and 33 others were injured when a passenger bus met with an accident in Kailali in early morning on Sunday.

28 injured in Kailali bus accident

November 12, 2017 09:00 am

28 persons have been injured in the accident on Sunday 5:10 AM occurred at Chure rural municipality-3-Dhapreni of Kailali.

TIKAPUR, Nov 2: In order to compete in the upcoming parliamentary elections, both the left and right alliances have fielded women candidates in constituency-1 in Kailali.  The left alliance has picked woman leader of CPN-UML Madan Kumari Shah (Garima) while the 'democratic' alliance has picked Nepali Congress (NC) leader Ishwori Neupane for the post.

TIKAPUR, Oct 23: Villagers of Bhajani VDC of Kailali district recently found an endangered Indian pangolin and safely released the rare animal in the nearby forest. The locals said they were excited to see the endangered mammal in their village after a long time.

DHANGADI, August 20: Over 60,000 new voters have registered themselves in the biometric voter list of the Election Commission of Nepal (ECN) in Kailali district following the recently held local level elections.