KATHMANDU, Dec 6: The European Union (EU) has announced to ban all Nepal-based airlines from flying in the European Union skies under the latest changes to a list of unsafe carriers.
Issuing a press statement, on Thursday in Brussels, European Commission Vice President Siim Kallas, who is also responsible for transport, announced the EU decision to ban all Nepal-based airlines under ´the EU air safety list´.
DHADING: Two people were killed when a cargo truck collided with a motorcycle at Baireni along the Prithvi Highway on Thursday morning, police said.
According to the police, Rupesh Parajuli, 19, of Jayamadi-4, Kavrepalanchok, and Sudip Gajurel, 20, of Jibanpur-9, Dhading died on the spot after the motorbike (BA 41 PA 5451) they were riding hit the truck (Na 4 Kha 2443).
BAJURA, Dec 4: This year, too, the children of Chandra Karki Bhote of this mountainous district will be missing more than four months of school as they have already set off for the plains in search of warmer pastures. The children will spend rest of the year selling their livestock to local businessmen.
Frigid winter compels hundreds of people from the higher mountain region of the district to embark on seasonal migration every year.
BAJHANG, Dec 4: A woman in this remote district has registered a police complaint against her abusive husband, blaming him responsible for her miscarriage.
Karuna Kumari Thapa, 18, a resident of Patadeval VDC-5, blamed her husband Dipak Khadka, 23, of foeticide and demanded action against him. Thapa recently suffered a miscarriage after five month´s pregnancy.