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Santosh Pokharel



Volleyball tournament under NSC championship begins Tuesday

December 25, 2017 09:08 AM

POKHARA, Dec 25: The 31st men’s and 21st women’s national volleyball tournament under National Sports Council (NSC) Championship is beginning on Tuesday at Pokhara Stadium.

New Year celebrations at Pokhara street festival

December 24, 2017 07:16 AM

Every year, Restaurant and Bar Association of Nepal (REBAN) hosts Pokhara Street Festival to bid adieu to the passing year and to welcome the coming New Year. This year too, REBAN has been busy inviting guests for the festival.

Entrepreneurs seek tourism-friendly policy

December 17, 2017 06:30 AM

POKHARA, Dec 17: Tourism entrepreneurs have urged the newly elected leaders of the House of Representatives and provincial assemblies to prioritize tourism as the major sector of the country's economy.

Locals against changing it into CM's residence

December 16, 2017 11:15 AM

POKHARA, Dec 16: The royal family members used to come and stay here for recreation. The epitome of natural beauty 'Himgriha' and Ratna Temple in Pokhara, which stretched over 100 ropanis of land, was not open for public then.

NC fails to retain strongholds in Province 4

December 16, 2017 03:17 AM

POKHARA, Dec 15: Nepali Congress (NC) heavyweights who contested the parliamentary and provincial elections from Province 4, including the party's senior leader Ram Chandra Paudel, faced humiliating defeats.

UML wins Nepali Congress’s stronghold

December 8, 2017 13:40 PM

POKHARA, Dec 8: The Nepali Congress outweighed CPN-UML at Manang. However, this time, UML has broken Nepali Congress’s win after Polden Chopang Gurung, CPN-UML’s district chairperson defeated NC’s Tek Bahadur Gurung. Polden garnered 2300 votes while Gurung had 2021 votes. In 2064’s election, Dev Gurung of CPN-Maoist had won the election.

New voters excited in Province-4

December 7, 2017 03:30 AM

POKHARA, Dec 7: Bishal Kandel, 22, was in Malaysia for the last four years. The local of Pokhara returned home right before the local level election.

Domestic airlines cancel half of their flights from Pokhara

December 7, 2017 02:45 AM

POKHARA, Dec 7: Domestic airline companies have canceled more than half of their flights scheduled for Thursday, citing provincial and parliamentary election.

Officers head for polling stations carrying election materials

December 5, 2017 05:50 AM

POKHARA, Dec 5: Carrying 66 types of election materials, returning officers and security personnel have headed for their destinations to hold the parliamentary and provincial elections slated for Thursday.

High altitude affects poll officials

November 26, 2017 07:37 AM

POKHARA, Nov 26: Security force and other election staffs deployed in mountainous districts for Sunday’s provincial and parliamentary election have been hit by the chilling weather. While many were reported struggling to adapt to high altitude climate, one armed police personal, Kailash Katuwal, was air lifted to Pokhara from Naar village of Manang following worrying signs.

Unidentified group detonates bomb targeting NC leader Poudel

November 18, 2017 16:22 PM

POKHARA, Nov 18: An unidentified group has hurled a pressure cooker bomb targeting a vehicle used by Nepali Congress leader Ram Chandra Poudel in his home district Tanahun. Poudel has escaped the attack.

Major parties field ‘heavyweight’ leaders in Kaski

November 16, 2017 07:04 AM

POKHARA, Nov 16: Kaski district is considered as the center of Province 4. The district also happens to have the highest number of constituencies among all the districts of the province, becoming the biggest electoral battleground of Province 4.

Construction of Pokhara airport begins

November 14, 2017 08:34 AM

POKHARA, Nov 14: Construction of Pokhara Regional International Airport, a national pride project, has finally started from Sunday. The project has been started with a target to be completed within four years.

Candidates of Manang and Mustang campaigning in cities

November 9, 2017 04:00 AM

POKHARA, Nov 9: There are altogether 5,881 voters in the mountainous district of Manang but more than 60% of them live outside of the district, according to candidates of various political parties.

Patients hit by unmanaged regional hospital in Pokhara

October 31, 2017 04:30 AM

POKHARA, Oct 31: Patients visiting the regional hospital in Pohara have been affected by chaos and mismanagement of the government-run hospital in the capital of Province 4.

Poll alliances trigger dissent in districts

October 24, 2017 06:59 AM

POKHARA, Oct 24: The electoral alliances formed through the decisions of the central committees of various political parties to stand a better chance in the upcoming parliamentary and provincial elections have led to widespread criticisms at the district level.

Electoral alliances trigger widespread criticism in districts

October 24, 2017 04:30 AM

POKHARA, Oct 23: The electoral alliances formed through the decisions of the central committees of various political parties to stand a better chance in the upcoming parliamentary and provincial elections have led to widespread criticisms at the district level.

Possible mishap averted in paragliding accident

October 17, 2017 04:45 AM

POKHARA, Oct 17: On Monday afternoon, a potential mishap of eight paragliding flights of seven different companies was averted when a sudden gust of wind pushed the flights toward Fewa Lake of Lekhnath-Pokhara Metropolis in Kaski district.

Marigold flower blooms for Tihar

October 17, 2017 02:30 AM

POKHARA, Oct 17: Draupadi Acharya from Pumdibhumdi was at Seasonal Manakamana Nursery based in Birauta to buy marigold flower on Sunday. She has come to the nursery to buy marigold. She was having problem growing marigold at her own home.

12 paragliders plunge into Fewa Lake (Update)

October 16, 2017 15:19 PM

POKHARA, Oct 16: Twelve paragliders have reportedly fallen into the Phewa Lake after they lost balance while paragliding.