KATHMANDU, Oct 9: Police have arrested an individual on the charge of raping a minor at Bagmati corrider in Sahayoginagar, Baneshwar, on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 5: The country is in a state of shock over multiple stories of rape and murder of minors. Experts warn of worse days ahead in terms of the safety of girls and women.

SINDHULI, Jan 2: The District Court Sindhuli has convicted a 15 year old boy for the murder of a minor girl and slapped a life imprisonment sentence on him.

SURKHET, Oct 4: A seven-year-old girl here has been severely beaten up by her stepmother leaving her seriously injured.

RAUTAHAT, June 1: Two minors died after they were bumped by a tractor in Rautahat district on Friday.

Minor dies falling off bus

April 17, 2019 10:18 am

INRUWA, April 17: A minor died after falling off a commuter bus at Koshi rural municipality-8, Bhantabari area on Tuesday. The deceased is identified as Nur Salam, a 10-year-old son of local Yusuf Miya, said Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Gyanendra Prasad Phuyal.

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: A 62 year old grandfather, Khali Ram Chaudhary of Lamhi 6, Dang has been accused of raping his 12 year granddaughter.

DOLAKHA, Sept 29: Yet again, a child has become a victim of rape.

POKHARA, Sept 26: Kusum Paudel, 27 has been arrested for raping and murdering 10-year-old Shriya Sunar. Paudel is Shriya's neighbor and also a father to a child of four.

Minor drowns in water-filled bucket

September 5, 2018 20:01 pm

BHAKTAPUR, Sept 5: A minor on Wednesday drowned in a bucket filled with water in Changunarayan Municipality-3, Jhaukhel.

NOT AGAIN! SIX YEAR OLD RAPED IN ROLPA

September 1, 2018 10:29 am

ROLPA, Sept 1: A six year child has been raped by 15 year old boy in Rolpa.

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

GULMI, May 31: A minor girl has been found dead in Dhurkot rural municipality on Thursday.

Minor earthquake felt in Darchula

May 24, 2018 22:21 pm

DARCHULA, May 24: A moderate earthquake measuring 4.5-magnitude shook Darchula on Thursday evening, an official at the National Seismological office at Surkhet said.

The Biratnagar camp office, 380 kilometres from Kathmandu, was opened in 2008 for relief work after the embankment along the Koshi river broke, leading to flood

RAUTAHAT, May 20: The District Court of Rautahat has announced 52 years jail term to a man for raping and killing a minor.

ITAHARI, May 18:  A minor has been killed after being hit by a wall that caved in while he was swimming in a rivulet in Ramdhuni of Sunsari district on Friday.

2 minor girls drown in Rautahat

May 8, 2018 14:13 pm

RAUTAHAT, May 8: Two minor girls have drowned in a local rivulet in Rajpur municipality. The deceased have been identified as seven year-old Anija Khatun, and Sunaiya Khatun, 6, of Kudiya Tole.

KATHMANDU, May 2: Deputy Mayor of Godawari Municipality Muna Adhikari has been injured after being thrashed by her husband over a minor dispute.

JODHPUR, April 25: A Jodhpur court on Wednesday convicted self-styled godman Asaram of raping a minor girl, dashing the hopes of thousands of followers who claim he is innocent. The special court also convicted two others in the 2013 case amid watertight security, letting off two of his alleged accomplices.

NEW DELHI, April 18: In another shocker, a 12-year-old mentally challenged girl was raped by her neighbour along with two of his friends in Delhi’s Rohini. The matter was highlighted after the accused had shared the rape video with parents on WhatsApp. Taking cognizance of the matter, the Delhi Police arrested the accused from their house in the national capital.

Minor tremor felt

April 15, 2018 21:45 pm

KATHMANDU, April 15: An earthquake measuring 3.2 on the Richter scale was felt at around 9.22 pm on Sunday evening.

Minor raped in Kohalpur

March 28, 2018 02:30 am

KOHALPUR, March 28: Police have arrested a man on the charge of raping a ten-year-old girl of Janaki Rural Municipality on Saturday.

Another minor raped in Parsa

March 22, 2018 05:00 am

BIRGUNJ, March 22: The case of a ten-year-old girl being gang-raped was still creating a stir when yet another minor was raped in Parsa on Tuesday.

BHAIRAHAWA, March 7: It has been revealed that a 12-year-old girl of Kotimai Rural Municipality in Rupandehi who was found dead in a field a month ago was killed after rape.

ITAHARI, Feb 5: Police on Sunday filed a case against Surendra Bahadur Karki, 28, on charge of raping a ten-year-old girl of Itahari. Karki, a local of Khatyad, Mugu, was temporarily living in ward-8 of Itahari.

KHOTANG, Jan 28: An eight year girl from Rupakot Majhugadi-10, Patheka was raped and later killed on January 24 by an accused 16 year, Jiudhan Rai. The minor’s body was found buried in the bank of Chimchima river.

RUKUM, Jan 24: Six people including a minor girl sustained injuries in a jeep accident that took place at Devsthal in Bangad Kupinde Municipality-1 on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 4: Amid increasing instances of minor bomb explosions targeted at poll candidates and their campaigns, the government has stepped up security arrangement in various districts where the second phase of parliamentary and provincial assembly elections will be held on December 7.

Minor in prison with mother at Jajarkot

November 27, 2017 14:57 pm

JAJARKOT, Nov 27: Since 16 days, a one year child is at the District Police Office, Jajarkot with his mother. Bhawani Rana, who was arrested after being accused of killing her mother-in-law last year, was arrested by the police with her one year child.

KATHMANDU, Nov 1: Supreme Court has refused to issue interim order on a writ petition filed demanding two separate ballot papers for proportional electoral system for upcoming elections.

Woman found dead with her minor sons

October 23, 2017 20:22 pm

BHAIRAHAWA, Oct 23: A woman, who went missing since Saturday, the day of Bhai Tika, has been found dead with her two minor sons.

Minor electrocuted

October 8, 2017 11:53 am

DADELDHURA, Oct 8: A four-year-old girl was electrocuted in Dadeldhura district on Saturday night.

CHAUTARA, July 2: A minor girl died while 41 others sustained injuries in a bus accident along a Chautara-Bandeu road section in Chautara Sangachowkgadhi Municipality-12 on Saturday.

SARLAHI, June 7: Sarlahi police has rescued seven-year-old boy, who had been kidnapped from Barhathwa of Sarlahi district, from India.

Minor electrocuted to death

May 27, 2017 20:25 pm

MYAGDI, May 27: A minor has died after being electrocuted at Babiyachaur in Mangala Rural Municipality-2 in the district on Saturday.

BHAKTAPUR, May 3: A minor has been killed after being hit by a vehicle at Jhaukhel in Changunarayan Muncipality on Wednesday.

Tractor-hit claims minor in Khotang

April 30, 2017 09:25 am

KHOTANG, April 30: A 10-year-old boy died in Khotang when a tractor rolled over him on Saturday. The deceased is Sisan Rai, the son of Jagat Prasad Rai of Halesi Tuwachung Municipality.

KATHMANDU, April 7: With just five weeks left before the local polls scheduled for May 14, the leaders of the ruling political parties remain bogged down in disputes over trivial issues instead of concentrating all their efforts on success in the elections.

Minor dies after falling off tractor

March 31, 2017 09:47 am

KOHALPUR, March 31: A child died on Thursday night in Kohalpur after falling off a tractor (Bhe 1 ta 6140), which was plying along Ratnaraj road stretch at high speed.

Minor killed after being hit by taxi

February 25, 2017 14:06 pm

BHOJPUR, Feb 25: A minor has been killed after being run over by a taxi at Panityanki of Bhojpur Municipality-5.

PALPA, Feb 9: An eight-year-old girl and 17 year- old- girl died after being knocked down by vehicles in separate incidents here Wednesday.

ANKARA, Turkey, Feb 6: Turkey's seismology center says a 5.3-magnitude earthquake, centered beneath the Aegean sea, shook the Turkish coast. The state-run news agency said the quake damaged a number of houses in five villages and at least four people were injured.

Fund set up for orphaned minor

January 7, 2017 09:30 am

KHOTANG, Jan 7: A revolving fund has been set up for the upbringing and education of a child orphaned after his mother died in course of treatment of blood cancer.

Neighbor kidnaps and murders minor

December 17, 2016 08:33 am

RAJBIRAJ, Dec 16: Police recovered the dead body of a minor from a septic tank on Thursday after 21 days of abduction.

RAJBIRAJ, Dec 16: A minor was murdered ruthlessly after being abducted for ransom in Saptari district.

One held for allegedly raping minor girl

December 14, 2016 07:49 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: Police on Monday arrested a 24-year-old man in charge of allegedly raping a minor girl while under the influence of alcohol in Gongabu of Tokha Municipality-13, Kathmandu.

GAUSHALA, Nov 2: Police have arrested a teenager in accusation of raping a four – year – old at Gaushala Municipality – 2 in Mahottari.

Minor missing for 8 days found dead

September 29, 2016 08:42 am

PACHTHAR, Sept 29: An eight-year-old boy missing for eight days has been found dead at Lumughat, Syabrumba-8 in Pachthar district on Wednesday.

Sixty-year-old man accused of raping minor

September 19, 2016 21:50 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Metropolitan Police Sector Office, Budhanilkantha, on Sunday arrested a 65-year-old man on the charge of raping a minor girl from Budhanilkantha Municipality-4 of Kathmandu District.