English

KC’s health improving

4 years ago

Nov 24, Kathmandu : Health condition of Rastriya Janamorcha Chair Chitra Bahadur KC who was injured after falling from a microbus in motion is improving. In the accident that happened at Gaushala, leader KC sustained injuries to his head and back. Following the accident, he has been admitted to the Sinamangal-based KMC Hospital. Doctors involved in his treatment recommended him for undergoing physiotherapy, according to his personal secretary Durga Sharma. His other medical reports are said to be normal. A medical team led by Dr Amit Thapa is involved in the treatment of 76 year-old former Deputy Prime Minister.......

Karnali Expo in Surkhet from Dec. 8

4 years ago

Nov 24, Kathmandu : Karnali Expo-2016 is going to be organised at Birendranagar in Surkhet district from December 8. At a news conference organised here on Wednesday, it was informed that entrepreneurs of India, Pakistan and Bangladesh will participate in the expo. Four hundred stalls of Nepal and 30 stalls of other countries will be kept in the expo. On the occasion, Expo Main Organising Committee Coordinator Prakash Adhikari said that local production, art, culture, attire and different food items will be the main attraction of the expo. The organizer expects 300,000 visitors and transaction of Rs 100 million. Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry and Surkhet Chamber of Commerce and Industry are jointly organising the expo.......

MAAI President calls on PM Dahal

4 years ago

Nov 23, Kathmandu : Visiting world president of the Martial Arts Association- International (MAAI) today called on Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal. During the meeting that was held at latter's official residence at Baluwatar, PM Dahal expressed his gratitude towards the interest of the MMAI for the promotion of martial arts in Nepal and reaffirmed his commitment for collaboration with the Association towards this end. According to the PM's secretariat, the MAAI President articulated his intent to contribute in the construction of physical infrastructure for the martial arts in Nepal. Present in the meeting were the representatives of the Korean martial arts players. Widely popular and practiced in countries like Japan and South Korea, Martial arts that comprises Karate, Taekwondo and......

Dalit settlement in Dolpa at high risk of landslide

4 years ago

Dolpa, Nov 23: A Dalit settlement, comprising 40 households, at Tripurakot VDC-1 in Dolpa district is at high risk of landslide due to the soil erosion. According to local Tul Bahadur Sarki, the Chalkhad River has been sweeping away more than 10 metres of land in the settlement every year, putting the entire settlement at high risk of landslide. Locals in the settlement are fearful due to increasing risk. They have been knocking at the door of the local authorities to help mitigate the risk but to no avail, shared another local Man Bahadur Sarki. Sarki bemoaned that their communities' voices are least heard and they have been forced to live a hard life in the rural areas due to the apathy of the State. The locals have urged the State to do the needful at the earliest to help prevent......

Six soldiers killed in Boko Haram attack in Cameroon

4 years ago

YAOUNDÉ – An attack by Nigeria’s Boko Haram jihadists against a Lake Chad army base manned by a regional force has left six Cameroonian soldiers dead, a military source said Tuesday. “Boko Haram attacked a base of the Mixed Multinational Force on the island of Darak (on Lake Chad) at around 2200 (2100 GMT)” on Monday, said the source, who asked not to be named. He said six soldiers had been killed.......

Difficulties the disabled, elderly face in public transport

4 years ago

Kathmandu, May 22: Travelling by public vehicles is nearly an ordeal for Govinda Acharya, a blind professor who teaches at the capital's Ratna Rajya Laxmi Campus. He has the bitter experience that the buses refuse to take him in even when he is ready to pay the fare. Because of this, he is late to classes or sometimes misses them. "Public buses do not stop when I stop them seeing me blind. I have to wait for a 'kind-hearted' driver for long who would take me in. So, I am often late to the college," he shared. Acharya has to travel in public transport daily to college from Kirtipur where he stays. Not only this, Acharya said he has hard time while crossing the road. "Sometimes, vehicles would come whizzing when I am crossing the road, producing goose bumps," says he. Acharya......

600 benefited from free diabetes tests

4 years ago

Pokhara, May 22: As many as 600 people benefited from the free diabetes, kidney and urine examination camp held at Batulechaur in Pokhara on Saturday. The free health examination camp was organised by the local Himalaya Club with technical assistance from the United Reference Laboratory (URL). Besides the cost-free tests for diabetes, kidney and urine, other tests were conducted at 50 percent concession, URL's managing director Thakur Prasad Panta said. People from Batulechaur, Lamachaur, Gharmi, Armala and other areas visited the camp for availing the services. Meanwhile, 48 units blood was collected at a blood donation camp organised by Pokhara Town Restaurant and Bar Association here on Saturday.......

संविधान कार्यान्वनमा लागौँ : महामन्त्री कोइराला

4 years ago

जेठ २, काठमाडौँ – नेपाली काँग्रेसका महामन्त्री डा शशाङ्क कोइरालाले मुलुकको सबैभन्दा ठूलो पार्टी काँग्रेसले सबैलाई समेटेर संविधान कार्यान्वयनमा लाग्नुपर्ने बताए । रेडियो नेपाल कर्मचारी सङ्घको नवौँ केन्द्रीय परिषद् तथा ‘सङ्घीय संरचनामा राष्ट्रिय प्रसारण संस्था रेडियो नेपाल र श्रमिकहरूको......

दूध बेचेर पानी किन्नुपर्ने बाध्यता!

4 years ago

काभ्रेको तिमाल क्षेत्रमा प्रत्येक बिहान दूध लिन जाने ट्रकले भकुन्डेबेसी र पात्लेखेतबाट ड्रममा पानी भरेर लैजाने र प्रतिलिटर डेढदेखि दुई रुपैयाँसम्म विक्री गर्छ। काभ्रे खनालथोकका कृष्ण खनाल पानीको यति धेरै हाहाकार पहिले कहित्यै नभएको बताउँछन्। ‘दूध लिन जाँदा पहिलाँ खाली गुड्ने ट्रक अहिले पानी......

तारा ग्यासका २९ वटा भरि सिलिण्डर बरामद

4 years ago

ललितपुर, वैशाख २२  - ललितपुरको लुभुस्थित शुभ एण्ड गणेश स्टोरबाट २९ वटा भरि ग्यास सिलिण्डर बरामद गरिएको छ। बाणिज्य तथा आपूर्ति व्यवस्था विभागको बजार अजुमगन टोली र प्रहरीले संयुक्त रुपमा छापा मार्दा तारा ग्यासका २९ वटा सिलिण्डर बरामद गरिएको सातदोबाटो प्रहरी वृत्तका प्रहरी निरीक्षक श्यामल सुब्बाले......

आजबाट अन्त्य भयो लकडाउन

काठमाडौं – विश्वव्यापी महामारीको रुपमा फैलिएको कोरोना भाइरस (कोभिड–१९) महामारी रोकथामका लागि लगाएको......

स्वतन्त्र राष्ट्रिय अभियान नेपालद्वारा प्रधानमन्त्रीलाई ज्ञापन पत्र

हरेक आन्दोलन र अभियानका कार्यक्रमहरु फरक शैलीमा गर्दै आएको स्वतन्त्र राष्ट्रिय अभियान, नेपालले हातैले......