Bird flu suspected in Koshi Rural Municipality

Bird flu suspected in Koshi Rural Municipality
As high as 400 chicks in a poultry farm in Koshi Rural Municipality-6 in Sunsari district. The chicks in the poultry farm of local resident Upendra Yadav died on Monday evening and Tuesday morning, according to Pappu Pathak, a technician working in the area.Yadav had purchased the chicks from Basu Shrestha of Madhuban that the latter brought from K...

Martyrs’ families to get livestock for income generation

Martyrs’ families to get livestock for income generation
Minister for Land Management, Agriculture and Cooperatives of Province No. 2 Shailendra Prasad Sah has announced to provide hybrid types of cows and buffaloes to the families of martyrs for their income generation. Inaugurating a one-day livestock camp on Tuesday in Rajbiraj, Sah said that the families of the martyrs would be distributed one each ...

Hem-Sarita Foundation announces journalism, music prizes

Hem-Sarita Foundation announces journalism, music prizes
The Hem-Sarita Foundation based in Texas of the United States has announced this year’s journalism and music prizes.Foundation’s Tanka Prasad Ramadevi Pathak Journalism Prize would be given to former chair of Federation of Nepali Journalsits (FNJ) and editor of Investigative Journalism Centre Shiva Gaunle. The prize carries a purse of $ 2,000. S...

Two die of electric shock in Danusha

Two die of electric shock in Danusha
Two brothers have died of electric current in Danusha, according to District Police Office here. Bauka Sah's sons 26 – year – old Surendra Sah and 24 – year – old Birendra Sah of Kanakpatti in Janakpur Sub Metropolitan City -17 died of electric shock while fixing an electrical gadget at their house on Monday. Both died on the spot following t...

Villagers construct road by keeping properties as collateral

Villagers construct road by keeping properties as collateral
The locals at Talkot rural municipality of the district had once kept the jewelries of their wives as collateral to draw budget for construction of the Rupatola – Talkot – Khaula route. In 2003, the Talkoti King (Rajwar) Narayan Singh had decided on constructing the road stretch and in 2008 the road construction started. In the beginning, the vi...

Three arrested with opium

Three arrested with opium
Three persons were arrested on Monday in possession of contraband drug opium from Dang.According to District Police Office Dang's Superintendent of Police (SP) Durga Singh, Shaktiram Bali, 31, of Pachawang – 7 Rolpa and currently living at Ghorahi Sub Metropolis, Elan Kumar Roka Magar, 27, of Bhume rural municipality – 8 of Rukum and Dev Bahadur Ol...

Japanese city mayor resigns after sexual harassment claims TOKYO, June 4 (Xinhua) —

Japanese city mayor resigns after sexual harassment claims TOKYO, June 4 (Xinhua) —
Komae City Mayor Kunihiko Takahashi resigned on Monday after a lengthy period of sexual harassment allegations, local media reported.The 66old mayor from the city, west of Tokyo, who did not participate in the assembly on Monday, tendered his letter of resignation to the chair on Friday, saying that personal reasons were responsible for his decisio...

Aussie technology project aims to manufacture mining equipment with 3D printing

Aussie technology project aims to manufacture mining equipment with 3D printing
The University of Technology Sydney (UTS)'s advanced development unit Rapido announced a new partnership with the Downer Group's Mineral Technologies business and the Innovative Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre (IMCRC) on Monday, which will examine how 3D printing technology could be used to make mining equipment. The collaboration over...

Top diplomats of S. Korea, U.S. hold phone talks over DPRK-U.S. summit

Top diplomats of S. Korea, U.S. hold phone talks over DPRK-U.S. summit
Top diplomats of South Korea and the United States held a phone conversation on Monday over a summit between the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the United States that got back on track over the weekend.South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyungwha talked over the phone with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for about 15 minutes in...