KATHMANDU, March 17: While concluding that civil freedom in the country is facing an increasing crackdown as in most other Asian countries, a global research agency has rated Nepal’s civic space as ‘obstructed’.
MANMA, Oct 30: The Karnali Corridor, which remains blocked due to landslides on October 4, has not been opened yet. The corridor has not yet been opened due to continuous landslides in Lusa of Sanni Triveni Rural Municipality-1.
MUGLIN, July 23: Narayangath-Muglin road section has been blocked due to landslides. Two-way traffic on the road has been blocked due to a landslide at Ichchakamana-5 Kharekhola in Chitwan today at 8:10 am, according to the District Police Office, Chitwan.
BAGLUNG, June 9: The Mid-Hill Highway has been blocked by landslides triggered by heavy rain. According to Him Bahadur Bhandari, spokesperson for Galkot Municipality, the road from Baglung Bazar to Ghodabandhe View Tower and Hatia leading to Galkot has been blocked by landslides.
KATHMANDU, Sept 30: The lawmakers of the main opposition CPN-UML have continued obstructing the ongoing session of the House of Representatives (HoR). Today's meeting of the HoR, too, was obstructed by the UML lawmakers.
RASUWA, June 23: The Syafrubesi-Rasuwagadhi road section of the Galchhi-Trishuli-Rasuwa Gadhi highway has been obstructed since last night at Lingling due to the landslide triggered by incessant rainfall.
TANAHUN, April 8: The locals of Shuklagandaki Municipality-2, Haledi, obstructed the Gachhepani-Kotre road section of Prithvi Highway for an hour on Sunday demanding that the road section be immediately upgraded. Commuters, in heavy number, were affected for an hour due to the shut down.
NUWAKOT, Aug 3: Transportation has come to a grinding halt for four days along the Pasang Lhamu Highway following a landslide at Tirtire Bhir in Bidur Municipality-10 along the Trishuli-Betrawati section.
RASUWA, July 17: The Pasang Lamhu highway at Rasuwa has been obstructed due to landslide induced by rain. Attempt to reopen the highway is ongoing, according to Krishna Paudel, chief district officer.
BANEPA, Nov 8: A minor died on the spot in a road accident at Tamaghat this morning.
The deceased has been identified as three-year-old Ram Bahadur Kunwar, said Deputy Superintendent of Police, Mukunda Marasini.
BUTWAL, Oct 1: The landslide triggered by incessant rainfall nearby Sidda Baba Temple in Palpa district on Saturday night has obstructed the Butwal-Palpa road section along the Siddhartha Highway, leaving hundreds of vehicles stranded on the road.
PALPA, Sept 30: The landslide triggered by incessant rainfall on Friday night has obstructed the Sidda Baba road section in Palpa district, leaving hundreds of passengers stranded on the road since Friday night.
CHITWAN, Aug 13: Traffic along the Narayangadh-Muglin and Muglin –Naubise road sections has been obstructed from Saturday afternoon due to landslide that occurred at different places following incessant rainfall since the past few days.
RATNANAGAR, June 25: Vehicular movement along the Narayangadh-Muglin road section has remained obstructed since 9 pm Saturday due to the mudslides that occurred at different points on the road section.
KHOTANG, Jan 11: Thousands of commuters have been left stranded in Khotang due to the locals' protest against decision of the commission formed to restructure local bodies to recommend the local government in the district against their proposal.