KATHMANDU, Jan 25: From now onwards, the kin of a Nepali migrant worker who dies in course of foreign employment will get up to Rs 2.7 million under social welfare and insurance schemes.

KALIKOT, Jan 25: Hundreds of endangered animals found in community forests of Kalikot districts are being hunted for the illegal wildlife trade. This has posed serious threat to the survival of the species, which are already threatened by rampant deforestation and climate change.

Vehicles plying without route permits

January 24, 2017 21:15 pm

KOHALPUR, Jan 24: Public buses are travelling from Nepalgunj of Banke district toward Midwestern region without route permits. Similarly, public vehicles from other parts of the districts such as Bagoida, Baijapur, Sitapur, have continued to use the route without permit.

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: The government is set to run a 'Special Polio Vaccination Drive' in 15 districts to prevent children from being infected with polio.

Man arrested with 3 kg silver

January 24, 2017 17:10 pm

MAKWANPUR, Jan 24: Police have arrested a man along with 3 kg of silver which he had hidden inside seat of his motorcycle, Na 17 pa 4645.

NEW DELHI, Jan 24: Scientists will take the tape measure to Mount Everest to determine whether a massive earthquake in Nepal really did knock an inch off the world's tallest peak.

KALIKOT, Jan 24: With the works on opening the track of the Karnali Corridor Highway gearing up, hopes have risen that one of the remotest corners of the country – Humla district in the far northwest – would get connected to the national road network.

KHOTANG, Jan 24: Two elderly men, who were on the run in a drug-smuggling case, have been rearrested after 15 years from the district.

KALIKOT, Jan 24: The poaching has gone unbridled in the district headquarters Myanma, leaving the rare wild animals in danger of extinction.

Teenage boy caught on theft charge

January 24, 2017 14:02 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Police arrested Nishan Tamang, 16, originally from Chitlang, Makawanpur, currently staying at Anamnagar, Kathmandu, on the charge of theft.