Three die, 27 hurt in Chitwan bus accident

Three die, 27 hurt in Chitwan bus accident
Chitwan: Three people were killed and 27 others were injured when two passenger buses collided with each other at Piple Bazaar on the East-West highway in eastern Chitwan this afternoon. Fifteen among the injured are in serious condition, according to police. According to the District Police Office, Chitwan, the bus (Na 5 Kha 8706) heading towards...

Cheers! Here’s how your liver breaks down alcohol

Cheers! Here’s how your liver breaks down alcohol
The New Year party is over and so is binge drinking. Hangover episodes are only worth mentioning on Facebook and your liver, after breaking down alcohol and eliminating it from your body, is back doing its routine stuff. While you gulped down drink after drink at the New Year party, did you think about how much time and energy the liver spends whi...

How long passengers have to wait to get bus tickets?

How long passengers have to wait to get bus tickets?
Kathmandu: Despite repeated round of talks between the stakeholders to open the passenger vehicles' ticket sale for long and medium routes for upcoming Dashain festival, it did not materialize even on Thursday after the transport entrepreneurs refused to do so arguing poor condition of roads and lack of hoods on the vehicles. Earlier on September ...

Aftershock in Nepal-China border

Aftershock in Nepal-China border
Kathmandu: An aftershock measuring 4.7 in the Richter scale has been recorded at 4:25 pm today. The epicenter of the aftershock of the 2015 Gorkha earthquake was in the border between Sindhupalchok and Tibet of China, according to the Seismological Centre, Department of Mines and Geology. RSS

SAFF U-15, Nepal into semi-final

SAFF U-15, Nepal into semi-final
Kathmandu: Nepal has entered the semi-final of the South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) U-15 championship after finishing runners-up group stage underway in the capital. Nepal made it through after finishing runner-up in Group B, despite losing to India in the final game today. In the match held at the ANFA complex ground at Satdobato, Nepal los...

Embossed number plate to be introduced Monday

Embossed number plate to be introduced Monday
Kathmandu: Department of Transport has decided to enforce the embossed number plate for the vehicles from tomorrow. Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport (MoPIT) had sought the suggestions from Ministry of Finance for the same last year and after a long consultation it is coming into effect. Enforcement of the machine-made number plate...

Four killed in landslide in Panchthar

Four killed in landslide in Panchthar
Panchthar: Three members of a family died after being buried in landslide at Phalelung rural municipality-3 in Panchthar district on Friday. The deceased have been identified as Bishnu Rai, his daughter Susmita Rai and granddaughter Pratha Rai. A joint team of Nepal Police and Nepal Army has been putting efforts to recover the bodies, according to...

Ex-Prime Minister Dr Bhattarai undergoes surgery

Ex-Prime Minister Dr Bhattarai undergoes surgery
Bhaktapur: Former Prime Minsiter Dr Baburam Bhattarai underwent successful surgery of his prostrate gland today. Naya Shakti Nepal Party Coordinator Dr Bhattarai was admitted to the Citizen Community Hospital at Gaththhaghar this afternoon. A team headed by Hospital's Medical Superintendant Dr Rakesh Barma performed prostrate surgery on Dr Bhatta...