Stories By 'PARBAT PORTEL'
Fertile farmlands in the eastern district of Jhapa, which is also known as the country’s grain basket, are being rapidly buried under concrete, and the effects of the land plotting are becoming visible in food production.
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Following the announcement of a box office tabulator in Kathmandu’s cinema houses, Nikita Poudel, the chair of the Nepal Film Development Board who assumed office in December last year, is currently on a nationwide tour to discuss the ambitious project.
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Tribhuvan Army Club (TAC) pip hosts Jhapa XI in sudden death penalty shootout to clinch the Jhapa Gold Cup football tournament title at the Domalal Rajbanshi Stadium on Monday.
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Hosts Jhapa XI shoot Three Star Club out 4-3 in tiebreaker to enter the final of the Jhapa Gold Cup football tournament at the Domalal Rajbanshi Ground on Friday.
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Defending champions Manang Marshyangdi Club battled to victory over Sahara Club of Pokhara on penalties to progress enter the semi-finals of Jhapa Gold Cup football tournament at the Domalal Stadium in Birtamode on Tuesday.
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Noted littérateur Indra Bahadur Rai passed away in Darjeeling, India on Tuesday. He was 90. Rai had been ill for quite some time, especially after the death of his wife Mayadevi last August.
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