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  • Eldest student in college establishes scholarship fund

    Dhangadi, Feb 16: The oldest student of the Farwestern Higher Secondary School has prepared a fund to provide scholarship to the deserving students of the school. A student of Bachelor’s second year, 67-year-old Purna Nanda Joshi announced the scholarship fund at a function organised Wednesday to mark the anniversary of the school. Joshi has been a student at the school from Grade 11. He has contributed Rs. 50,000 to the fund. He is presently undergoing the bachelor’s degree in humanities...

    Crisis of water forced villagers to migrate

    Palpa, Feb 16, 2017: Due to severe crisis of drinking water villagers of Balepandhera, Bahundanda and Kamitole of Rampur municipality-10 have begun migrating . The area was home to more than 100 households is currently limited to only 20 households. Apart from acute shortage of water, the locals here have also been facing lack of accessible roads and electricity. The locals have been forced to spend their entire days looking for drinking water. Villagers have to walk for at...

    Mini Fewa Lake awaiting for recognition

    Beni (Myagdi), Feb 16, 2017: The Daha lake in Barangja VDC of Myagdi district lacks due recognition due to insufficient publicity and physical infrastructure development. Also known as ‘mini Fewa lake’ after the widely popular Fewa lake of Pokhara, it is equally attractive and mesmerizing but has been overshadowed for lack of publicity and attention of the concerned authorities, say the locals. The lake is of both religious and touristic importance. The Baraha temple at the midst of the...

    Preparations for Shivaratri in final stage at Pashupati

    Feb 16, 2017: The Pashupati Area Development Trust(PADT) has stated that preparations for Mahashivaratri, a major Hindu festival dedicated to Lord Shiva, has almost completed. Govind Tandan, member-secretary of the PADT said, the preparations for the festival that falls on February 24 are in the final stage. The PADT has formed different nine subcommittees for the same as well. According to the PADT, committees were formed for the security arrangement, health camps and traffic management as well. Nepal Army,...

    Agro tourism fair to start from 22 February in Jhapa

    Feb 14, 2017: The Eastern Development Regional Industrial, Trade, Agriculture and Tourism Fair-2073 BS, is taking place at Bhadrapur Municipality-5 in the district after six decades. The Bhadrapur Chamber of Commerce and Jhapa Chamber of Commerce and Industries are jointly organizing the fair. According to organizers, about 100 stalls would be set up in the fair aimed at promoting local products. The fair will kick off on February 22 and conclude on March 4. RSS

    IT and Mobile Fest starting from Thursday in Pokhara

    Feb 14, 2017: 8th Information technology and Mobile Fest is beginning in Pokhara which is jointly organized by Federation of Computer Association Nepal – Kaski and Pokhara Electronics Entrepreneurs Association from this Thursday . The festival aims to inform the public on the latest technologies in information and communication sector to enter Nepal, Association – Kaski Secretary, Bishwas Bhandari said on Monday. IT conference will be held during the event which will also host an extensive exhibition on technology, regional...

    Nepal-India border sealed for 72 hours

    Feb 13, 2017: Nepal-India border points in Kanchanpur district have been sealed for the next 72 hours from this evening in view of the Rajya Sabha election in India. The western points Gaddachauki and Bhramadev have been closed since Sunday evening and the Dodhara Chandani and Belauri points are to be sealed from this evening. The elections have been scheduled for February 15 in Uttarakhand and Utter Pradesh. Likewise, Nepal-India checkpoints in Beldandi and Tribhuvan Basti will remain closed...

    FSU election process iniatiates from today

    Feb 12, 2017: The process of the long overdue Free Student Union (FSU) election to be held on February 25 at Tribhuvan University (TU) starts on Sunday. TU Rector and FSU Election Central Monitoring and Coordination Committee’s Coordinator, Prof Dr Sudha Tripathi shared, “The election process will start as per the election calendar”. The TU’s affiliate and offshoots campuses across the country will now publicize the voters’ name list. As per the election calendar, the voters’ list will remain...

    Naxal road to reopen as one-way traffic from Feb 16

    Feb 12, 2017: The Bhagwati Bahal-Bal Mandir road section at Naxal that caved last month will reopen as one-way traffic from February 16. According to the Department of Roads (DoR), “the repair works are moving ahead smoothly and one-way traffic will be allowed on the road section from the next week”. Shanker Group, which is responsible for the maintenance, had assured the road would come back into operation by February 10, but frequent changes in design compelled the government to extend...

    Teriya heartily welcomed at home district

    The title winner of the ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa’ Season 9′, a dance contest aired on the Indian tv channel ‘Colors’, Teriya Fujia Magar was given a hero’s welcome after returning to her home district here in Nepal. Teriya was welcomed by the Teriya Magar Foundation in which the young dancer was feted by Chief District Officer, Local Development Officer and District Education Officer among other high ranking government officials in the district. Teriya learned dance at the Bageshwori Sangeetalaya...

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