Revolving fund set up

Revolving fund set up
Parbat / Literary figure and journalist Saraswoti Sharma 'Jigyashu' has set up a revolving fund of Rs 55,505 on the occasion of her birthday.She announced the setup of fund while marking her 50th birth anniversary. Amount received from the fund will be mobilized to carry out social works and help disadvantaged people for their treatment,...

59 border pillars reconstructed

59 border pillars reconstructed
 As many as 59 border pillars have been reconstructed along Nepal-India boundary in Dang.A joint team of Nepal and India had initiated the rebuild of border pillars since three years back. The reconstruction bid was initiated when the border pillars made up of bricks and cement started falling apart. Chief District Officer of Dang, Gaje...

Senior citizen-centric service centre into operation

Senior citizen-centric service centre into operation
Nepalgunj / A daytime service centre for senior citizens has been brought into operation at Nepalgunj sub-metropolis-1, Dhambojhi. Swabalambi Senior Citizen Society Nepal constructed a building to run the service centre at the cost of Rs 1.53 million. The financial support for the same was provided by Nepalgunj sub-metropolis. Society Ch...

Endangered Royal Bengal tiger found dead

Endangered Royal Bengal tiger found dead
Ratnanagar / An endangered species of spotted tiger caged at Kasara, the main office of the Chitwan National Park, was found dead Tuesday. The Royal Bengal tiger died due to infection on its right leg, informed Senior Veterinary Doctor Kamal Gaire. The tiger aged around 11 was rescued from Rapti Ekata Buffer Zone Community Forest under the Khag...

RJPN secretary Lama dies

RJPN secretary Lama dies
  Itahari / Central secretary of Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN), Tenji Lama has passed away. He was 31. He died due to electric shock while taking bath at his house in Itahari, Sunsari district, the District Police Office, Sunsari stated.  Lama who was seriously injured due to electrocution died on the way to the BP KOirala Institut...

Man sentenced to life in prison for killing wife

Man sentenced to life in prison for killing wife
A person has been sentenced to life in prison for killing his wife here at Bodebarasain municipality – 3 of Saptari district.A single bench led by Justice Shyam Sundar Adhikari handed out the sentence to 42 – year – old Jaya Prakash Yadav. He is convicted for killing his 40 – year – old wife Lalita Devi Yadav. Yadav killed his wife on November 1...

Daughters – in – law of single family missing

Daughters – in – law of single family missing
Two daughters – in – law of a single family from Rum Dandagaun of Malika rural municipality – 3 in Myagdi have remained out of contact from the same day.Cheena and Om Maya Budha have remained missing since April 15, said their father – in – law Lal Bahadur Budha. Budha said they were at home till late morning and went out of contact after meal. ...

Four arrested for vandalizing NEA Distribution Centre office

Four arrested for vandalizing NEA Distribution Centre office
Police arrested four for vandalizing the Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) Beni Distribution Centre for enforcing power outage for more than eight hours for past three days.The group of locals who went to the NEA office to stage a sit in after electricity did not come back till late Tuesday night resorted to vandalizing the office, District Police ...

Ward chairman dies from snakebite

Ward chairman dies from snakebite
A ward chairperson died from a poisonous snake bite at 11 pm on Wednesday in Morang district. Area Police Office, Rangeli said 35 – year – old Baliram Bhagat, ward chairman of Dhanpalthan rural municipality – 2 died in the incident. The snake bit him as he came out of his house to relieve himself. He died undergoing treatment at the Golden Hospital...

Handicraft’s development cannot take place through merger of academies

Handicraft’s development cannot take place through merger of academies
The Federation of Handicraft Associations of Nepal has opposed the proposed merger of different academies on the grounds it will scupper Nepali handicraft sector's development. Federation's Director General Dr Govinda Prasad Regmi on Wednesday issued a statement expressing his grievance towards the effort on part of Nepal Government to merge Nep...