DANG, July 3:  A man has died after being swept by a swollen river in Bangalachuli rural municipality.

KATHMANDU, June 18: A youth, who was swept away by swollen Lapsekhola (rivulet), has been found dead.

CHITWAN, Oct 23: Bodies of siblings Chandraman Shrestha and Raj Kumar Shrestha from Butwal Sub metropolis-15, Rupandehi who had gone missing in course of taking bath at Devghatdham, the confluence of Narayani and Kaligandaki rivers last Thursday, have been retrieved.

Seven-year-old swept away by river

October 20, 2017 16:02 pm

NUWAKOT, Oct 20: A seven-year-old boy has drowned after he was swept away while swimming in the local Tadi khola (stream).

GAUR, Oct 3: Two people died and three are missing after being swept  away by Lakhandehi River while they were crossing the river. They were returning from Lalbandhi municipality-2, after receiving dashain tika.

BHOJPUR, September 11: A person has died after being swept away by a swollen river, locally known as Keureni rivulet, in Uttari Shadananda Municipality-7.

HETAUDA,  August 24:  Three children died after being swept  away by swollen  Manahari  River while they were swimming in the river.

DADELDHURA, August 21: A ward member has died after getting swept away by the Puturu river at Parasuram municipality, said police.

CHITWAN, August 19: One of the three rhinoceroses washed away by floods to the Indian side of the border was rescued by Chitwan National Park (CNP) officials on Friday morning.

CHITWAN, Aug 16: Preparations are underway to bring back the endangered one-horn rhinos that were swept away or dislocated to various places in the country and bordering India by the recent floods.

Two swept away by flooded river

August 14, 2017 20:27 pm

GAIGHAT (Udayapur), Aug 14: A man and his grandson were swept away by the Hurma river here on Monday.

NAWALPARASI, August 14: As many as 11 houses and 13 livestock were swept away by the swollen Narayani River in Madhyabindu Municipality-2.

DAILEKH, August 13: Three persons belonging to the same family were killed on Saturday as the house they were living in was swept away by the landslide caused by the continuous downpour at Gurvakot of Surkhet.

BHAKTAPUR, August 3: A women died after being swept away by a flooded Thado rivulet at Dadhikot Khadka village of Suryabinayek Municipality-4 on Thursday afternoon.

RUKUM, July 19:  A minor has died after being swept away by the Syalgadh rivulet in the district.

4 passengers swept away by river

July 10, 2017 09:11 am

PALPA, July 10: Four people on board a jeep have gone missing after the jeep with registration number Lu 1 Ja 1217 was swept away by flood at Tinau River on Sunday night.

DHANKUTA, June 30: A temporary policeman, who was deputed at Khalsa Chintang Sahidbhumi Rural Municipality polling station, went missing after being swept away by the Tamor River in Dhankuta district since Friday afternoon.

BHIMDATTANAGAR, May 13: Three men were swept away while taking a bath in Mahakali river at around 500 meters away from Dodhara Chadani in the district on Saturday.

Elderly dies after being swept away

April 30, 2017 12:39 pm

CHITWAN, April 30: An elderly man, who was swept away by Rapti River at Khairahani in the district on Saturday, was found dead Sunday morning.

RASUWA, Nov 4: Devastating avalanches last April had buried 175 locals, 35 foreigners and 10 Nepali Army personals in the Langtang village. Once regarded as 'queen of natural beauty', it was turned lifeless in seconds due to the avalanche. Survivors had left Langtang village, the place after which the VDC itself is named, with bleak hope of ever returning. The extent of destruction was so much that even the government restricted tourists from visiting Langtang region. One and half year down the line it has made tremendous progress in regaining its fervor.

WALING, Oct 13: A 6-year-old local child who was being swept away in the Kali Gandaki river at Kedalighat in Sakhar-8 in Syangja district on Wednesday was rescued within a while.

URLABARI, Sept 27: At least two middle-aged persons died after being swept away by separate raging rivers in Morang on Monday.

Two die after being swept away by river

September 21, 2016 11:07 am

LAMJUNG, Sept 21: An elderly and a minor died after being swept by a local river in the eastern part of Lamjung district on Tuesday.

Elderly person swept away by river

September 13, 2016 17:43 pm

MELAMCHI, Sept 13: An elderly man was swept away by a river in Sindhupalchwok as he was returning home after drawing the first installment of house rebuilding grants from Melamchi.

MAHOTTARI, Sept 4: Two persons including a ten-year-old died after being swept away by river at two different locations of Mahottari district on Saturday night.

Eleven houses swept away by floods

September 2, 2016 09:08 am

MYAGDI, Sept 2: Eleven houses were swept away by floods in the Khahare river in Beg-6 of Myagdi.

KATHMANDU, Aug 1: A minor has died after being swept away by a rivulet near Narephant in the capital on Monday.

WALING, July 26: A body of a man was recovered from the banks of the Aandhi rivulet in Putalibazaar Municipality-12, this afternoon.

SUNSARI, July 26: Around 1,700 houses are inundated in different parts of Sunsari, following the torrential rains for the past few days.

GAURADAHA, July 25: A man who had gone missing since Sunday afternoon has been found dead after being swept by the Geuriya river in Gauradaha-5. A resident of Dhulabari, Anuj Neupane was living at his maternal home in Gauradaha for studies.

KATHMANDU, July 6: Nepali Congress (NC) has demanded that people displaced by or at high risk of flood in settlements along the banks of the Bhotekoshi River in Sindhupalchok district should be relocated to safer areas.

Two swept away by Rivers

June 23, 2016 17:05 pm

BIRATNAGAR, June23: Two have died in Jaatey and Madhumalla of the district after being swept away by rivers.

DADELDHURA, June 5: A five-year-old girl has gone missing after being swept away by a local river at Dadeldhura on Saturday.