Sherpa and Pun distribute Blankets for Raute

Kathmandu, Nov 5: After the winter season started, a group of five Raute met Prime Minister’s Secretariat on Thursday. As they are having problems with their food and winter season, they wanted to share their problems with Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba asking for help to buy food,Blankets, and to protect them from tough winter.But Prime Minister Deuba denied to meet Raute’s group because of his journey to Dhangadi. Becoming disappointing for such expression of Prime Minister, They called...

Man arrested along with 17 kg of gold

Lamjung, Nov 2 : Police have arrested a person along with 17 kilogrammes of gold at Khudi of Lamjung district along Annapurna trekking route today. The arrested is Pasang Gurung of Nasong rural municipality-9 of Manang district. Police seized this quantity of gold while Gurung was coming to Besishahar from Manang riding a motorcycle (Ba 58 Pa 4291). Police arrested Gurung, who escaped arrest in Manang, from Khudi bazaar, Lamjung. Deputy Superintendent of Police, Padam Bahadur Bista, said that...

Mustang sells apples worth Rs 420 million this year

Pokhara, Nov 1 (RSS): Farmers in Mustang district sold apples worth Rs 420 million. Apple traders from Kathmandu, Pokhara, Narayanghat, Kusma, Baglung and Myagdi reached the apple growers’ orchards in Mustang to purchase the apples. The wholesale traders had purchased apples even taking trees on lease. The retail price of a kilogramme of apples in Mustang is Rs 100. According to Shiva Pujan Yadav, the planning officer at the District Agricultural Development Office, Mustang, apple production in the district...

Over 2.5 million collected thru Deusi-Bhailo to operate plus two classes in Jumla

Jumla, Oct 27(RSS): Celebration of festivals has its own religious and cultural significance. But the people of Topla Tamti of Tatopani Rural Municipality-8 this year celebrated Tihar, the second greatest festival of the Nepalis, for a different cause apart from its usual cultural and religious significance. They played the deusi-bhailo, one of the attractions of the festival, for the educational purpose. They have collected over Rs 2.5 million to operate the plus two level classes at a local school....

Buddhism Foundation gifts bicycles to 100 students

Tilottama, Rupandehi, Oct 25 (RSS): A total of 100 students of three schools in Tilottama Municipality, Rupandehi were provided bicycles free of cost. Students of Janajyoti Secondary School, Shanti Namuna Secondary School and Durga Dutta Secondary School were the beneficiaries of the free distribution of bicycles by South Korea-based Khwangju Buddhism Foundation. According to Foundation’s Nepal spokesperson Gopal Acharya, the cost of distributed bicycles is around 600 thousands rupees and meritorious students from poor community and those arriving from...

Some 60 percent fund in impoverished citizen treatment fund goes to kidney patients

Kathmandu, Oct 25 (RSS): Of the total budget that the government allocates every year to provide monetary assistance for the treatment of eight types of chronic diseases, some 60 per cent is being spent for kidney-related diseases. Heart, kidney, cancer, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, head injury, spinal injury and sickle cell anemia patients get monetary assistance Rs 100 thousands from the government for treatment. According to the Management Division at the Department of Health Services, dialysis service for kidney patients is...

Mahayagya to raise fund for campus operation

Bardibas, Oct 25 (RSS): A Shreemad Bhagawat Mahayagya is to be organized from 13-20 November for building construction and educational improvement of Bardibas Janata Multiple Campus, Bardibas. An all-side meeting organized by the Campus Management Committee at Bardibas on Tuesday decided to organize the Mahayagya to raise fund for infrastructural and educational improvement of the campus, informed campus chief Top Bahadur Thakuri. Earlier, the campus management committee in coordination with Bachan Pravin Pandit Dinabandhu Pokharel had fixed a date...

Fund raised through Deusi aided to school

Achham, Oct 25 (RSS): The fund raised through Deusi-Bhailo is to be spent for physical and educational development of the school. A decision was taken to mobilize the fund Rs 125,000 collected from Deusi-Bhailo at Chaurpati rural municipality-1, Siudi for the educational and physical development of the school. School Principle Harka Bahadur Saud said the fund raised through Deusi-Bhailo during the Tihar festival under the banner of Devisthan Primary School and Paribartansheel Youth Club would be a little relief...

Pizza Cutter hands over first franchise

Kathmandu, October 24 The Pizza Cutter, a popular pizza producer in Kathmandu, has handed over its first franchise last week. Organising a special function on the day of Laxmi Puja, the company handed over the right to operate its Lazimpat-based branch to the franchisee. Speaking at the function, hospitality education entrepreneur Khem Raj Lakai, who was chief guest of the function, stressed the need of franchising such local brands. “Franchisee business is not well developed in Nepal,” the company...

Rs 300 million ‘stolen’ from NIC Asia Bank during Tihar vacation

Nepal Samacharpatra and The Kathmandu Post have reported today that around Rs 300 million with the NIC Asia Bank was stolen during the Tihar vacation as unidentified cyber criminals hacked the SWIFT system. Whereas The Kathmandu Post report does not specify the amount, Nepal Samacharpatra says the bank officials found that the bank’s balance was reduced by Rs 300 million from the day of Laxmi Puja (Thursday) to Sunday. The Kathmandu Post says the central bank of the country has confirmed the reported cyber theft and quotes...

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