KATHMANDU, June 6: Shree Airlines flight from Kathmandu to Dhangadhi was aborted on Tuesday after the aircraft experienced technical snag.

KATHMANDU, May 24: The District Attorney Office, Kathmandu, is making the final preparations to file cases in the court on a fake Bhutanese refugees scam.

KATHMANDU, May 22: The District Court, Kathmandu, has ordered the investigating officials to collect more evidence about the victim in the rape case against cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane.

KATHMANDU, May 20: The Buddha Air flight from Janakpur to Kathmandu was aborted on Saturday after a passenger spotted a rat in the plane.

KATHMANDU, May 18: Climate campaigners held a demonstration outside the Japanese Embassy in Kathmandu to protest against Japan and the G7’s continued promotion of fossil gas and technologies that they say will only prolong fossil fuel use in the Asian region and beyond.

KATHMANDU, April 30: A nurse employed at Bir Hospital in Kathmandu has been found dead in mysterious circumstances in Balaju, Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, April 24: Now the country has witnessed the influence of Westerly wind and local wind.

Balen Shah, the mayor of Kathmandu, raised the matter in question through his Tweet to move Kathmandu to another location expressing his dissatisfaction with the federal government in some issues.

KATHMANDU, April 20: Two local governments have warned that if the agreement reached with the people of Banchare Danda is not implemented, they will not allow the dumping of Kathmandu’s garbage in the Banchare Danda landfill site after 15 days.

POKHARA, April 14: Major cities are currently experiencing high levels of air pollution, particularly in areas such as Pokhara and the capital city, Kathmandu. This pollution has become so severe that it is now impacting the visibility for flights at the Pokhara Regional International Airport. As a result, no aircraft were able to land at the airport until 3:30 PM on Friday afternoon.

KATHMANDU, April 13: The water leakage problem which was prevailing until a few months ago has come down significantly in Kathmandu Valley recently.

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KATHMANDU, April 8: There is a possibility of light rain in most parts of the country in the afternoon today. This is due to partial influence of local winds as well as westerly winds in the country, according to the Weather Forecast Division of the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology.

KATHMANDU, March 27: One person was killed in a motorcycle accident in Nanglebhare, Kathmandu on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, March 27: The victims of loan sharking from various eight districts have arrived in Kathmandu demanding justice for them. They arrived in the capital on Sunday after walking on foot for 11 days.

KATHMANDU, March 4: Foreign tourists are gradually starting to appear in Thamel, the major tourist hub in the federal capital, Kathmandu.

Kathmandu receives first winter rain

February 26, 2023 16:35 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 26: There has been sporadic drizzle in Kathmandu on Sunday. The Department of Hydrology and Meteorology said that this is the first winter rain in Kathmandu this winter.

KATHMANDU, Feb 25: Two youths from Panchdev Vinayak Municipality-8 Kosedi of Achham, who were in a critical condition after being caught in the fire, have been brought to Kathmandu by a Nepali Army helicopter for further treatment at the initiative of the Prime Minister's Office.

Kathmandu, Feb 18: Four former chiefs of the Indian Army have arrived in the federal capital to attend the founding day of the Nepalese Army.

Singh claims new prez will be from NC

February 17, 2023 15:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 17: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Prakashman Singh has claimed that the new president of the country will be a candidate proposed by the NC.

KATHMANDU, Feb 11: The internal terminal of the Chobhar dry port in Kathmandu is going to come into operation soon.

KATHMANDU, Feb 6:  Bird flu infection has been confirmed in three places in the Kathmandu Valley, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development (MoALD).

KATHMANDU, Jan 25: Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has stepped up efforts to construct transmission lines and substations in Tarakeshwar Municipality, with the aim to supply sustainable energy in the Kathmandu Valley.

KATHMANDU, Jan 25: A cabinet meeting is being held today.

TAPLEJUNG, Jan 24: Sita Air has resumed Kathmandu-Taplejung-Kathmandu flights at Suketar Airport in Taplejung.

KATHMANDU, Jan 20: A Shree Airline plane that took off from the Nepalgunj Airport in Banke for Kathmandu has landed at Chandragadhi Airport in Jhapa.

KATHMANDU, Jan 6: The District Administration Office, Kathmandu has enforced a 'time card' system in various kinds of services provided by the Office starting Thursday.

Punishing Valley’s Air Polluters

January 4, 2023 07:52 am

It is a matter of worry that nearly half the vehicles failed the pollution test in the valley which is said to be home to over five million people. Though there is a mandatory provision for vehicular pollution tests, the lack of the implementation of the same has invited a situation like this. This means the pollution regulating bodies need to be serious as well as stricter about enforcing the laws against air polluters.

KATHMANDU, Dec 22: All 275 newly-elected members of the House of Representatives (HoR) are taking oath of office and secrecy on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: The government has started taking initiatives to make the water temporarily brought to the capital from the mouth of the Melamchi River located in Helambu Rural Municipality-1 of Sindhupalchok even during the rainy season.

KATHMANDU, Dec 17: The Melamchi Water Supply Project has not been able to distribute the entire water brought to the capital from Ambathan, the source of Melamchi river in Sindhupalchowk district, eight days ago.

Man killed in bus-hit in Sinamangal

December 16, 2022 14:28 pm

KATHMANDU,  DEC 16: A pedestrian was killed after being hit by a bus in Sinamangal, Kathmandu. Ram Krishna Ranjitkar, 42, from Sinamanghal was killed after a bus with the registration number BA-5-CHA-5622 hit him. The deceased hails from Kavre, according to police.

Lessons from Melamchi Project

December 11, 2022 07:50 am

But water supplied from the Melamchi River alone won’t help address the problem of water scarcity in the Kathmandu Valley. This will only ease the existing water crisis. The construction of this project began in 1999. Melamchi was one of the 22 potential sources of water identified by a survey conducted back in 2029 BS to address the growing water crisis in the Kathmandu Valley.

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: Sakela Udhauli festival is being celebrated at Tudikhel in the capital today with much fanfare.


December 9, 2022 16:58 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: The fine particulate matter (PM 2.5) reading which measures the air quality of a particular place docked at 30.8 micrograms per cubic meter (μg/m3) Friday afternoon between 2 and 3, the fairest air breathed in the country’s most-densely populated city.

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: From today, water is being distributed to the capital through the tunnel at Ambathan, the origin of the Melamchi River located in Helambu Rural Municipality-1 of Sindhupalchok

Dengue is down but not out, warn doctors

November 30, 2022 10:00 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 29: With the onset of the winter season, the risk of the dengue infection in the Kathmandu Valley has decreased significantly. The drop in the temperature means that the mosquitoes that spread dengue cannot survive and thus pose less risk to human health.

KATHMANDU, Nov 24:   Nepal Police gives farewell to temporary police recruits at the City Police Office, Bhrikutimandap, Kathmandu on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 23: The Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) has won the elections to both provincial assembly (PA) seats of Kathmandu constituency no 2.

Thapa continues to lead in Kathmandu-4

November 22, 2022 10:06 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: Nepali Congress (NC) General Secretary Gagan Kumar Thapa has maintained his lead in Kathmandu Constituency No. 4 under the House of Representatives elections. His lead has now climbed to 5,568.

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: Nepali Congress (NC) candidate Chhiring Lama has won in Kathmandu Constituency No 3 Province 'A'.

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: Biraj Bhakta Shrestha of Rastriya Swatantra Party has maintained his lead in Kathmandu Constituency no 8. So far, he has received 5,286 votes.

KATHMANDU, Nov 21:  Rabindra Mishra of Rastriya Prajatantra Party has surpassed all other candidates to lead the vote count in Kathmandu Constituency-1. Mishra has secured 2,416 votes out of 9,326 votes counted so far.

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Prakashman Singh has maintained his initial lead in Kathmandu Constituency-1.

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: Election officials are currently busy counting votes on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: Krishna Gopal Shrestha of CPN-UML is leading by a thin margin in Kathmandu 9.

Vote counting for Kathmandu-4 begins

November 21, 2022 12:17 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: The counting of votes for Kathmandu Constituency number 4 has started.

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: Nepali Congress (NC) candidate Prakashman Singh is leading in Kathmandu Constituency No. 1. He has got 816 votes.

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: The National Independent Party (NIP) candidate has maintained an early lead towards the Kathmandu constituency 7 in the election to the member of House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: The vote counting has recently begun in constituency no 7 of Kathmandu. The counting began at the Judo hall of Nayabazar. Election Officer Usha Shrestha informed that the vote count was initiated after holding an all-party meeting.