Pangolin conservation runs effectively in Makwanpur’s buffer zone community forests
As part of conservation efforts, for the past three years, a community-based unit has been raising awareness about the importance of conserving pangolins in coordination with the Zoological Society of London.
Sainamaina Municipality in Rupandeshi starts conserving Budha-era archaeological sites and objects
A museum is under construction with an estimated budget of Rs 380 million.
Mid-Hill Highway section gets bogged down in confusing rule
Since the criterion hasn't been published in the gazette, old rule determining the margins is in effect, officials say.
Protest grips Chitwan Medical college over patient's death
Police fire 40 rounds of teargas and detain 12 people for vandalism.
Congress lawmaker Mohammad Aftab Aalam remanded in custody for five more days
Alam was arrested on October 13 in connection with an explosion and the subsequent murder of at least 23 persons in Rautahat 12 years ago.
Conservationists term nighttime Jeep safari in Chitwan National Park a wild and absurd idea
Local tourism entrepreneurs are planning to operate nighttime safari along the 34-km Sauraha-Lothar section.
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Two elected ward chiefs on the run for the past three months on fake citizenship charge
Administrative, as well as development, works affected because of the absence of ward chiefs in Birtamod and Bhadrapur municipalities.
Division Road Office of Gandaki Province operating without a proper office building
Current employees have been compelled to carry out works from a single room.
In the far-west, dozens of women lose their lives while fetching fodder every year
In the last three years, 41 people have died while fetching fodder in hills--of them, six were men and 35 women.
People residing in wildlife-affected areas to be insured in Tanahun
The insurance will also cover the loss of property and crops.
Foreign Ministry to deploy officers to all provinces to ensure provincial officials abide by diplomatic code
The move follows criticism that chief ministers and ministers were holding meetings with foreign diplomats and dignitaries without informing the ministry.
Mahara’s three days in judicial custody already over, but police are yet to file a chargesheet
The former House Speaker, who is facing rape charges, has been in hospital and refused to record his statement, citing health condition.
Government ups surveillance on Chand party in the lead up to by-elections
Wednesday night’s police action followed reports that the outfit was planning attacks just after festivals, officials say.
Labour office stops pursuing fraud cases
Victims despair as authority to probe foreign employment swindling cases transferred to District Administration Office.
A local unit in Rukum (West) to start its own hospital
Sanibheri Municipality in the district has completed construction of a building at Chhotebagar to run a 15-bed rural municipality level hospital.
Darma Rural Municipality in Salyan continues Employment Programme
Local unit provides Rs 300 to 500 per day to each employee under the programme.
Gandaki Province yet to make ministers’ property details public
High-level officials must make public such details within 60 days of taking office.
A discrimination case riles up Dalit activists in Morang district
A Dalit rights group has demanded the authorities launch a fair investigation.
Nepal seeks China’s support for human resettlement in mountainous regions
Despite plans to resettle population, the government has not yet identified the areas with scattered population, where they should be resettled and how it should be done.