NEPALGUNJ, April 30 : Excavators are seen extracting sands and gravel from Samshergunj area of Rapti river round the clock. Mini and heavy trucks transport them to the crusher machines lined up on riverbanks and from there to their final destinations.

KATHMANDU, Oct 26: Left alliance has urged to conduct the election on slated date. Organizing a press meet on Thursday in the capital, the alliance has urged all stakeholders to focus on the upcoming elections of federal parliament and provincial assemblies.

POKHARA, April 1 : Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Federal Affairs and Local Development Kamal Thapa has said that the local poll will not be postponed under any pretext.

KATHMANDU, March 8: Though the agitating Federal Alliance (FA) has demanded the withdrawal of the government's decision to hold the local elections on May 14 in view of the Saptari incident, the main opposition CPN-UML has said that the polls shouldn't be postponed under any pretext.

BANEPA, Nov 21: Police have lodged a rape case against a man at Banepa-5 in Kavrepalanchowk district for raping a teenage girl in the pretext of faith healing to cure her disease.