Two killed in tractor accident

Two killed in tractor accident
Kawasoti, Jan 15: Two persons were killed at Belhani-8, Arunkhola along the East-West Highway today, police said. The accident took place when a tractor heading to west from east (Lu 3 Ta 2699) overturned at the place. The deceased are Chet Bahadur Reshmi, 26 of Dumkibas-5 and 27-years old Shambhu Gurung of Dumkibas-5. According to police, the dr...

APF man killed in motorcycle accident

APF man killed in motorcycle accident
Gaushala, Jan 11: An Armed Police Force (APF) man was killed in a motorcycle accident that occurred last night at Bauarwa Chowk along the Jaleshwor Matihani road section in Mahottari district. The deceased has been identified as senior head constable of district's APF border security office Amit Kumar Singh, 22. His motorcycle (Ja 2 Pa 3467) met w...

Office chief found hanging in jungle

Office chief found hanging in jungle
Chitwan, Jan 10: Chief of the District Soil Conservation Office, Syangja, Kamal Gautam, was found hanging from a tree branch in a jungle at Ramnangar of Bharatpur Sub Metropolis-1. The dead body of 45-year-old Gautam, a permanent resident of Ramja Deurali of Parbat, was found at around 7:00 pm in the jungle that lies at a distance of some two kilo...

One arrested with 5 and half kg of silver ornaments

One arrested with 5 and half kg of silver ornaments
Parsa, Jan 7: Police arrested a person at Rajat Jayanti Chowk at Birgunj on Friday night in illegal possession of 5.615 kilo grammes of silver ornaments. Acting on a tip-off, a team of police mobilized by the District Police Office (DPO), Parsa held Sonar Sawar of Birgunj Sub-Metropolitan City-3 in Parsa district while he was trying to smuggle the ...

Twitter users turn philanthropic using twitter platform

Twitter users turn philanthropic using twitter platform
  Itahari: At a time when social media users are criticized for being 'unsocial' for their increasing virtual indulgence, some twitter handlers from East Nepal are using twitter platform for social cause. Leaving aside their personal tweet, retweet and other entertaining stuffs online, these social media users have been supporting various philanth...

Tusker kills elderly person

Tusker kills elderly person
Urlabari (Morang), Jan 6: An elderly person was killed in a wild elephant attack at Sagfara in Ilam this afternoon. The deceased has been identified as Jay Bahadur Limbu, 84, of Sagfara-2, said Sub-Inspector at Area Police Office, Madhumalla, Ganesh Bantawa. The tusker had attacked Limbu when he was walking on the road nearby his house this mornin...

Number of Himalayan blue sheep on rise at Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve

Number of Himalayan blue sheep on rise at Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve
Baglung, Jan 6: Number of Himalayan blue sheep has increased at Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve. There are 2,202 Himalayan blue sheep in the Reserve, according to the census carried out by the Reserve Office this year. A total of 1,648 Himalayan blue sheep were found in course of census carried out five years ago. The Office carries out counting of Himal...

Litterateur Ohja no more

Litterateur Ohja no more
Bhimdattanagar, Dec 30: Senior litterateur of the far-western region, Atma Ram Ohja, passed away at the age of 88 in Bhimdattanagar of Kanchanpur this morning. Litterateur and historian, Ohja, of Bhimdattanagar – 6, Kanchanpur gained prominence in the literary realm through his work 'Usha Anirudra Nataya' back in 2006 BS. His demise has caused a...

Petroleum law demanded

Petroleum law demanded
Kathmandu, Dec 27: Nepal LP Gas Industry Association has demanded a Petroleum Law to manage petroleum production and transaction of LP gas. The Association said that the unnecessary hike in price of daily essential petroleum products without variation in price in international market has marred the users. At a press conference organized here on Tu...

Two killed in road accidents

Two killed in road accidents
Biratnagar, Dec 25: Two people were killed in separate road accidents in Morang today. Loknath Dahal, 50, a resident of Harauncha-4, died when two motorcycles collided at the road in Kausi-Haraincha-3. In the same incident Dahal's 10-year-old daughter Akriti and Devnath Majhi,48, of Lakhantari-9 and Sakuni Majhi,30, were injured, according to regio...