Jackals’ menace in Rautahat

October 4, 2016 17:59 pm

RAUTAHAT, Oct 4: More than six VDCs in Rautahat are under the attack by jackals and more than three dozen people have been injured after being bitten by jackals in two days.

NAWALPARASI, Oct 4: The people residing in areas near the Gangapur-based Indira Sugar Mill and Agro Industries, Nawalparasi have come onto the street against the Industry, accusing it of prompting the environment pollution.

GAIGHAT, Oct 4: Local traders of Gaighat have been accused of fleecing consumers by selling outdated commodities, taking advantage of the Dashain festival that began three days ago.

Four killed in road accidents

October 4, 2016 14:33 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 4: Two persons died in a road accident after a bus, Lu 1 Kha 1208 hit a bike, Lu 6 Pa 730, at Pipaldanda, Rupendehi along the Mahendra Highway.

4 killed by lightning

October 4, 2016 13:36 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 4: Four persons were killed by lightning in separate parts of the country on Monday.

DHANUSA, Oct 4: At a time when there is a strong advocacy for gender equity, there is an age-old tradition existing here that bars women from entering the Rajadevi Temple in Janakpur, the city of ancient and famous Janaki Temple, during the Dashain festival.

LAHAN, Oct 4: Two people have died in separate incidents in Siraha district.

Man drowns to death

October 4, 2016 11:53 am

LAHAN (Siraha), Oct 4: A man was killed after drowning in a pond at Itarwa in Siraha on Monday evening.

Bus fatally rams pedestrian

October 4, 2016 11:21 am

URLABARI (Morang), Oct 4: A pedestrian was killed after getting rammed by a bus at Sundardulari – 10 along the East-West Highway last night.

KATHMANDU, Oct 4: Although the government has said that it has emerged tough against the transport entrepreneurs fleecing passengers, people using the public transport have complained of excessive bus fare within the capital city.