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Palpa exports Rs 70 million worth of bay leaf, cinnamon annually

January 19, 2018 07:42 AM

PALPA, Jan 19: Palpa district has been exporting bay leaf and cinnamon worth more than Rs 70 million a year to India for the past few years.

Demanding quality education, students vandalize college

December 17, 2017 15:24 PM

PALPA, Dec 17: Students of Palpa Engineering College burned tyres and vandalized the compound premise and infrastructure after the administration turned a deaf ear to their demands.

Left Alliance leads in Palpa

December 9, 2017 11:47 AM

Left Alliance is leading in Palpa up to 30 percent votes has been counted. In Palpa-1, Dal Bahadur Rana secured 7740 votes where as his rival candidate from Nepali Congress, Bijayraj Ghimire obtained 3069 votes.

Polls fail to excite Palpa locals

November 14, 2017 05:15 AM

PALPA, Nov 14: The entire Palpa district was heated up with the fever of local elections but unfortunately there is no such excitement in the locals for the upcoming parliamentary and provincial polls.

Landslides affect transportation along Prithvi Highway

October 7, 2017 07:46 AM

PALPA, Oct 7: It is one of the busiest roads in the central region. Thousands of passengers travel through it every day. However, a road section along the Prithivi Highway has literally changed into a death trap since the last few days. Landslides have not stopped falling down the road while public and private vehicles are seen moving at snail pace. Police personals have been constantly monitoring the section while providing safety alerts to drivers.

Citing losses, Lumbini Medical College exits safe motherhood program

August 24, 2017 07:11 AM

PALPA, August 24: The only medical college in Palpa that distributed the safe motherhood allowance to new mothers has stopped doing so. Lumbini Medical College has stopped providing the allowance to new mothers since a month stating that it pulled out of the agreement with the government because it was bearing loss.

20,000 new voters added in Palpa

August 23, 2017 02:30 AM

PALPA, August 23: As many as 20,811 new voters have been registered with the Election Commission (EC) in Palpa district alone during the election body's nationwide biometric voter registration campaign from July 16 to August 19.

Students’ search for light in darkness

August 22, 2017 10:23 AM

PALPA, August 22: There are around 500,000 differently-abled people in Nepal, as per the National Population Census 2067 BS. According to the Health Ministry’s data, an additional 4,440 faced different forms of disability after  the devastating 2015 Gorkha Earthquake.

Palpa local dies of swine flu

August 6, 2017 04:45 AM

PALPA, August 5: Four patients of Palpa who were referred to Kathmandu for treatment have died. One of the patients is said to have died of swine flu while the reason behind the deaths of other three is not yet known.

Local level bodies still without staffers

August 2, 2017 08:04 AM

PALPA, Aug 1: The local body offices are yet to get staff though it has already been a month since the local polls were held in Palpa. The District Treasury Controller Office had already sent the required budget to the local bodies including the salaries and allowance of the local body staff on July 2.

Over 5,000 patients benefited from free eye checkup

August 1, 2017 05:30 AM

PALPA, JULY 31: Kali Gandaki Eye Care Center (KGECC), a community-based organization in Rampur of Palpa district, has provided free eye checkup and treatment to more than 5,000 people in fiscal year 2016/17.

Registration of 15 cooperatives scrapped

August 1, 2017 02:45 AM

PALPA, July 31: Registration of 15 cooperatives in Palpa, Gulmi and Syangja was scrapped in Fiscal Year 2016/17.

Man dies after falling off a cliff

July 18, 2017 15:03 PM

PALPA, July 18: A man died after falling off a cliff in Raina Devi  Chhahara Rural Municipality-3.

4 passengers swept away by river

July 10, 2017 09:11 AM

PALPA, July 10: Four people on board a jeep have gone missing after the jeep with registration number Lu 1 Ja 1217 was swept away by flood at Tinau River on Sunday night.

Man buried to death in Palpa

July 4, 2017 20:22 PM

PALPA, July 4: A man has been buried to death by a landslide triggered by the incessant rainfall on Tuesday.

Local representaives in Palpa take oath of office

July 4, 2017 01:00 AM

PALPA, July 4: In Palpa, 425 newly-elected local level representatives from 10 local units have taken oath amid a special function on Monday.

Maoist Center forges electoral alliance with four parties in Palpa

June 18, 2017 02:15 AM

PALPA, June 17: CPN (Maoist Center) has forged electoral alliance with major political parties like Nepali Congress, CPN-UML, Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) and Rastriya Janamorcha in Palpa district to contest in the local polls on June 28.

UML wins mayoral race in Galyang Municipality in Syangja

May 18, 2017 08:22 AM

SYANGJA, May 18: CPN-UML mayoral candidate Bhupraj Adhikari has emerged victorious in the race for the mayor of Galyang Municipality in Syangja district with 8364 votes, compared to votes 6062 for his closest rival Nepali Congress (NC) mayoral candidate Lal Gopal Aryal.

UML wins in 3 additional rural municipalities in Syangja

May 17, 2017 11:32 AM

SYNGJA , May 17: CPN-UML has won the election in three rural municipalities in Syangja district –Phedikhola, Andhikhola and Harinas Rural Municipalities.

Man falls to death from a cliff in Palpa

April 28, 2017 10:24 AM

PALPA, April 28: One old man died in Rainadevi Rural Municipality on Thursday after falling off a cliff.