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Nirmal Ghimire



Goat farming brings smile to Bardiya women

September 21, 2017 09:30 AM

BARDIYA, Sept 21: Jamuna Regmi of Badhaiya Taal Rural Municipality is delighted with the money she has earned from goat farming.

Viral fever takes hold of flood victims

September 5, 2017 05:00 AM

BARDIYA, September 5: The number of flood victims suffering from viral fever has increased at the District Hospital of Bardiya.

Reconstruction of damaged infrastructure delayed in Gulariya

September 2, 2017 08:31 AM

BARDIYA, Sept 1: Even three weeks after the floods ended, comprehensive statistics of damages is yet to be collected in the district. In lack of proper data, Natural Disaster Rescue Committee in the district has not been able to start reconstruction works of damaged physical infrastructure.

Timber smuggling in border area on the rise

August 29, 2017 02:59 AM

BARDIYA, August 29: A police squad from District Police Office, Bardiya has confiscated a large amount of illegal Sal trees from the border area, raising concerns over the rise in timber smuggling across Nepal-India border.

Wild tuskers kill 37 in 17 years

August 26, 2017 01:34 AM

BARDIYA, August 26: As many as 36 people have been killed while many have been victimized by the rampaging attack of elephants in Bardiya in the last 17 years. However, many victim families lament that the government has neither provided them with compensation nor has it taken any remarkable efforts to reduce the tusker menace.

Delay in relief distribution, flood victims panicking

August 15, 2017 00:15 AM

BARDIYA, August 14: A team led by Minister for Livestock Development, Shantaram Tharu, on Monday distributed relief to the flood victims in several areas of Bardiya district. However, many are yet to get it.

Two held with pistols and its bullets

July 24, 2017 18:37 PM

BARDIYA, July 24: Bardiya Police has arrested two men with two pistols along with its bullets on Monday.

Hulaki Highway construction in limbo

July 8, 2017 08:23 AM

BARDIYA, July 7: Krishna Sigdel of Madhuwan Municipality was going back home from the district headquarters, Gulariya, on Wednesday evening. His car did not move further as it got trapped in the mud. After trying hard to get the car out of the mud, he realized that it was time for him to abandon the car.

Babai River embankment starts giving way

June 14, 2017 08:04 AM

BARDIYA, June 13: The embankment constructed by the government along the Babai River near the Gulariya market has started eroding. Visible cracks on the embankment have triggered panic among the locals so much that they fear that a devastating flood is coming their way during the monsoon season this year.

Embankment along Babari River giving away well before monsoon

June 14, 2017 04:15 AM

BARDIYA, June 13: The embankment constructed by the government along the Babai River near the Gulariya market has started eroding. Visible cracks on the embankment have triggered panic among the locals so much that they fear that a devastating flood is coming their way during the monsoon season this year.

Bardiya locals' priority embankment, road connectivity, infra devt

June 4, 2017 07:58 AM

BARDIYA, June 3:Locals in Bardia have stressed prioritizing the construction of embankment along rivers, road connectivity to the highways and infrastructural development for making Bardiya a 'prosperous city'.

DPM Thapa urges UDMF to participate in local polls

April 15, 2017 19:39 PM

BARDIYA, April 15: Deputy Prime Minister Kamal Thapa has urged the Madhesh based parties to participate in the upcoming local level polls.

Men likely to dominate nominations in Bardia

April 15, 2017 00:30 AM

BARDIA, April 15: Women leaders in Bardia expecting to contest the upcoming local-level elections are worried after powerful central leaders of major political parties threw themselves into the fray.

Freed Kamalari leader Chaudhari found dead

April 13, 2017 11:32 AM

BARDIYA, APRIL 13: A woman was found dead under mysterious circumstances in Gulariya in the district on Wednesday night.

Men likely to dominate nominations in Bardia

April 13, 2017 01:23 AM

BARDIA, April 12: Women leaders in Bardia expecting to contest the upcoming local-level elections are worried after powerful central leaders of major political parties threw themselves into the fray.

Three girls rescued from Indo-Nepal border

February 15, 2017 00:40 AM

BARDIA, Feb 15: An NGO named Sana Hatharu with the help of police rescued three young girls of Gorkha from the Indo-Nepal border on Monday. According to the police, those girls between 15-17 years of age were promised jobs and were being taken across the border.

Forest guard caught taking Rs 7,000 in bribe

February 3, 2017 16:45 PM

BARDIYA, Feb 3: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Friday arrested a forest guard while he was taking money in bribe.

Wrongfully shot suspect turns out to be innocent

January 6, 2017 01:11 AM

BARDIYA, Jan 6: An investigation carried out by the Department of Archeology has confirmed that the idol confiscated on December 10, by a team of police from Chotki, Deudaha is not of archeological importance. Police had shot Ram Bahadur Shahi, 46, of Machhagadh claiming that he smuggled the ancient idol of Chandannath Temple of Jumla.

Tuskar menace in Bardiya

January 5, 2017 01:40 AM

MANAU, Jan 5: It has been a week since Khagendra Gautam, a local of Manau, has been obliged to take shelter at schools and in the house of his relatives due to the terror spread by rampaging elephants. He believes the school building could be safer than his mud-built house but still he has not been able to get a proper sleep because of the fear that his house might get attacked by burglars in his absence.

‘I was wrongfully shot by police’

December 30, 2016 07:49 AM

BARDIYA, Dec 30: Ram Bahadur Shahi, a local of Deudakala in Bardiya district who was shot by police on suspicion of stealing idols from a Jumla temple some three weeks ago, claimed that they opened fire at his knee without justifiable grounds. Shahi sustained severe injuries in the incident that took place on December 10.