Sonam Lhosar being celebrated today

January 18, 2018 06:00 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: People from Tamang community are celebrating Sonam Lhosar with fanfare by extending greetings to one another and feasting on traditional cuisines today.

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: Former international journalist and a senior fellow at Carnegie's Democracy and Rule of Law Program, Sarah Chayes, discussed her award-winning book 'Thieves of State: Why Corruption Threatens Global Security' at an event in the capital on Wednesday.

RASUWA, Jan 18:  Dry landslides following the devastating earthquakes of 2015 had swept away several houses and schools in Rasuwa. Even after so many months, those schools have not been reconstructed and this has badly affected the education of the students in the district.

DHANGADHI, Jan 18: Patients in Dhangadhi and neighboring districts have been struggling in lack of treatment as nurses and health workers of Seti Zonal Hospital (SZH) have been staging protests since a few days against the low pay and perks.

Elderly want promises fulfilled

January 18, 2018 02:30 am

JHAPA, Jan 18: Stating that they are not getting the facilities promised by the government, elderly citizens in Jhapa have warned to launch protests. They have urged the government to implement the provisions outlining their rights and security without further delays.

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: Samim Miyan Ansari,  a central advisory committee member of UML's Nepal Millat Council Center, distributed blankets and warm clothes to over 1,000 households affected by the recent cold wave in four districts of Province 2.

KATHMANDU, Jan 17: Around 200 nurses have resigned from their jobs in the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital ( TUTH) in the past three years in pursuit of better opportunities and career abroad.

RUKUM, Jan 17: The Aathbiskot Municipality in the district has come up with a noble idea to minimise death rate among mothers and infants, and childbirth complications, now it is to provide free ambulance service for taking a pregnant woman to a hospital for delivery.

BIRATNAGAR, Jan 17: Fire has gutted property worth tens of millions of rupees at Traffic chowk in Biratnagar early this morning.

Businessman Sainju found dead

January 17, 2018 13:01 pm

BHAKTAPUR, Jan 17: A businessman was found dead at Brahmayani in Bhaktapur Municipality-9 in the district today morning.