Gandaki Province has no active Covid-19 case, but officials warn against complacency
Covid-19 cases are on the rise in other provinces and trucks, including people, are coming in. So there’s still a possibility of an outbreak, says the Provincial Health Office.
Food product factories resume operations at reduced capacity
Pokhara Industrial Estate, which was shuttered after the lockdown was announced, threw open its gates on Monday.
Gandaki government orders hospitals to treat patients, or face action
The directive comes three days after the Supreme Court ordered the centre to make arrangements to treat Covid-19 patients.
District administrations in Gandaki Province adopt measures to crack down on those defying lockdown
People in various districts of the province are defying the lockdown using proxy measures.
District administrations in Gandaki province step up the drive to identify recent returnees
Even though local units across the districts have set up quarantine facilities of various capacities, officials say the number of returnees who report to the local units is still very low.
71 Chinese workers quarantined at Pokhara Airport construction site
They had returned to Nepal carrying the Chinese authorities’ certificates that they were free from Covid-19.
Courts hire lawyers to work pro bono, but litigants don’t know they’re there
The law says senior citizens, the poor and disabled, can hire court-sponsored lawyers for free, but they often hire attorneys they cannot afford.
Milan Gurung, chair of Kaski chapter of All Nepal Football Association, arrested
Gurung was arrested after a complaint of fraud and banking offences was registered against him on Thursday, police said.
Seven people, including three Nepalis, have gone out of contact in Annapurna Base Camp area
Around 100 stranded tourists with their guides and porters have been rescued using helicopters.
Khagendra Thapa Magar, who made Guinness world record as the shortest man in the world, dies
Magar was admitted to Manipal Teaching hospital in Pokhara on Thursday.
Archale: A picturesque village for ‘literary pilgrimage’, by the city of lakes
Archale, the birthplace of Kavishiromani Lekhnath Poudyal, expects to attract literature lovers, writers and students—and tourists seeking to spend some time in the calm of nature.
As monkeys menace Gandaki Province, locals turn to innovative methods of control
Locals are setting up traps, hiring trappers, blasting music, and even domesticating monkeys to prevent them from running amok.
Landslide in a road construction site kills five workers in Pokhara
All five workers were from the same village in Salyan.
Improvised explosive device goes off outside the office of the Chief Election Officer in Kaski
The incident took place while NCP Kaski-2 candidate Bidhya Bhattarai was filing her nomination for by-elections.
Pokhara Academy of Health Science to start MD and MS courses
A meeting chaired by the Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on September 18 permitted to grant 17 seats for the academy.