KATHMANDU, Oct 10: The capital city, which otherwise used to be teeming with people, is beginning to look almost deserted after people in large numbers left the Kathmandu Valley for home to celebrate the Dashain festival.

One million leave Valley for Dashain

October 5, 2016 19:21 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 5: The number of people leaving the Capital for their respective homes has been steadily rising since the past few days. People involved in various profession and business, as well students from outside the Valley return home for Dashain festival every year.

DOLAKHA, Sept 30: Many patients who had reached Charikot, the district headquarters of Dolakha, for treatment were deprived of treatment as the Charikot Hospital remained closed due to 'hooliganism by locals' over the death of a baby during treatment. Even emergency services were halted on Thursday.

CHITWAN, Sept 27: Home Minister Bimalendra Nidhi has said the government would leave no stone unturned in the search for former minister Madhav Prasad Ghimire and his younger brothers went missing in the fatal jeep accident that occurred at Ghoptebhir of Chitwan on Sunday.

Surely, Thapa will be tested as is the trend of Nepali politics. Nepali people hardly believe in political leaders because they talk sweet and make tall promises only to get to power.

KATHMANDU, Aug 30: Nepal's chess team is leaving for Baku, Azerbaijan on Wednesday to take part in the 42th Olympiad of Chess to be held there from September 1 to 14.

KATHMANDU, Aug 14: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Krishna Bahadur Mahara, is leaving here for Beijing on Monday on a six-day China visit as a special envoy of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal.

Kathmandu, July 26: The Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers has directed all the Ministries not to sanction leave and deputation to any district-level civil servants working in emergency response to disaster across various districts.

BIRATNAGAR, JHAPA, ITAHARI, SAPTARI, July 25: Two persons have died in separate drowning incidents in Morang and Jhapa on Sunday. Krishna Khadka, 18, of Tankisinuwari-3, Morang was swept away by the Singhiya River, according to District Police Office, Morang. Kali Bahadur Limbu, 66, of Goldhap-9, Jhapa drowned in a rivulet nearby his home.

DANG, July 19 : Maoist rebels captured Dangi family's home in Rolpa district during the conflict era. The displaced family got back their house soon after the peace process begun.

KATHMANDU, July 17: Nepali Congress (NC), the major opposition party, has issued an instruction to all its parliamentarians not to go out of the Kathmandu Valley until July 21.

KATHMANDU, July 16: As many as 150 Nepali security guards have already returned to Afghanistan after last month's gruesome attack.

KATHMANDU, July 11: Lawmakers and other leaders from the main opposition Nepali Congress today have left for China at the invitation of the Communist Party of China.

BEIJING, July 2: Three days of heavy rain in southern China have left 50 people dead and another 12 missing and destroyed thousands of homes, authorities said Sunday, as areas along the Yangtze River braced for more floods.

GORKHA, July 1: Around 200 households of Kerauja VDC in Gorkha district have been displaced after their settlements were threatened by landslides triggered by heavy rains this week. The VDC, which lies in northern part of the district, is located at an altitude of 2,300 meters. It takes two days on foot to reach Kerauja from the district headquarters.

Leave them alone

June 28, 2016 00:18 am

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Britain decides to leave EU

June 24, 2016 09:38 am

LONDON, June 24: One of the biggest political decisions made by British voters is going to have a massive impact on many aspects of not only politics, but daily life and even the very fabric of the United Kingdom.

OAXACA, Mexico, June 20: Violent clashes between police and members of a radical teachers' union who had blockaded roads in southern Mexico on Sunday left six people dead and more than 100 injured, officials said.

Leave no child behind

June 3, 2016 19:52 pm

We should always ask whether any legal, policy or program choice will benefit all children regardless of who they are and where they come from