APF-SSB to boost up cooperation for border security

APF-SSB to boost up cooperation for border security
Kathmandu / The third coordination meeting between the Armed Police Force, Nepal and Sashastra Seema Bal, India has decided to put in place further measures for enhancing coordination and cooperation between the two border security forces. The meeting concluded today in New Delhi. It reviewed security scenario along the Nepal-India borde...

Home Minister stresses on people-friendly police

Home Minister stresses on people-friendly police
Chitwan / Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa said that no protection will be ensured to those involving in inhuman activities. Addressing the convocation of junior police officers' basic training (2-174 group) at Bharatpur today, Minister Thapa shared that police have a crucial role to control the crimes against the women, children and mar...

Overcrowding in jail increases security threat

Overcrowding in jail increases security threat
Nepalgunj / Overcrowding has increased security threat in Nepalgunj-based Banke district jail. With the rise in the number of inmates, the volume of wastes emanating from the prison has also increased and its management has become tougher. As a result, the prison premises is stinking with rampant throwing of wastes and more prisoners are getting h...

Bishwakarma arrested on criminal charge: Home Minister

Bishwakarma arrested on criminal charge: Home Minister
Chitwan / Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa has said that Netra Bikram Chand led Communist Party of Nepal spokesperson Khadga Bahadur Bishwakarma was arrested on the charge of criminal activities. In a press meet here today, Minister Thapa clarified that he was arrested in course of controlling the criminal activities. He als...

Rupani villagers complain of polluted water supply

Rupani villagers complain of polluted water supply
Rajbiraj, Saptari / Local people of Rupani Rural Municipality-6 in Saptari have complained that they are forced to drink polutaed water supplied by the District Drinking Water and Sanitation Division Office. "Water pipes have broken at many places and water is supplied without purification," said a local resident Brija Man Tamang. The local people ...

Looters shot at man

Looters shot at man
Mahendranagar, Dhanusa / A man was injured seriously when a group of looters shot at him at Jamunibas of Mithila Municipality-8 in Dhanusa district on Thursday night. The robbers shot at Pushpa Lal Shrestha when he tried to protect his family members and himself from them, who broke into Shrestha's house and went on a looting spree. Howeve...

NSCIDC will have own exhibition hall soon

NSCIDC will have own exhibition hall soon
Kathmandu / The Nepal Small and Cottage Industry Development Committee (NSCIDA) will construct a SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) level exhibition hall. The construction drive aims to promote products from the country's small and cottage industries at international level, said a committee official. The hall projec...

Gandaki province CM voices concerns about Beni-Korala road construction delay

Gandaki province CM voices concerns about Beni-Korala road construction delay
Beni / Chief Minister of Gandaki province Prithivi Subba Gurung has expressed concerns about the delay in the construction of Beni-Jomsom-Korala road section under Kaligandaki corridor. "I have been receiving complaints about the delay. Kaligandaki corridor and Korala transit are future of the province. Homework is being done on connecting the r...

Man washed away by river

Man washed away by river
Nuwakot / A man was swept away by local Tadi River at Dupcheshwor Rural Municipality-7 in the district on Thursday. Local resident Ram Pandit, 18, was swimming alongside his friends when the incident occurred, said Superintendent of Police Basanta Bahadur Kunwar. A search has been launched for Kunwar, he said. <h2><span style="color: #f...

Indian side halts road construction along border following pact

Indian side halts road construction along border following pact
Mahendranagar, Kanchanpur /Indian side has stopped road construction in the disputed area at Nepal-India border pillar No 3 at Brahmadev in Kanchnapur following an agreement between authorities of the two countries. On Wednesday, a team from the Armed Police Force had reached the construction site and asked the Indian authority to stop t...