Province No. 1

Dhankuta folk protest stone excavation

The Dhankuta Bench of Biratnagar Court has asked a written response about the case from the municipality.

Ramesh Chandra Adhikari, Jun 25 2019

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Three Chand’s activists held with weapons

Ashok Rai of Sundar Haraicha, Kansha Dhimal of Kanepokhari and Kendra Lal Dhimal of Urlabari were held with two pistols, four magazines, 14 bullets and three muskets, said police while making them public at the District Police Office on Monday.

DEO NARAYAN SAH, Jun 24 2019

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Lack of resources and urbanisation worries farmers in Katahari

'All slogans the government has coined about the welfare of farmers have been nothing but lip service.'

Jitendra Sah, Jun 22 2019

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Charali and Dhulabari at high risk of dengue, health workers say

The municipality has intensified its efforts to contain the disease.

PARWAT PORTEL, Jun 21 2019

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Ratuwamai Afforestation Project calls on local units to stop forest encroachment

The project originally occupied 2,753 hectares of land to the north of the East-West Highway from the Ratuwa river to Kankai river.


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Threat of landslides looms large in Taplejung

Unsustainable development works being carried out in hill districts spell disaster for those living in these areas

ANANDA GAUTAM, Jun 10 2019

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Construction of Koshi Corridor Highway gains momentum

The double-lane road starts from Ganesh Chowk in Panchthar and ends at Chatara of Sunsari.


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Dengue cases increasing in Dharan

Rapid response team sent to contain the spreading of the disease.

Pradeep Menyangbo, Jun 01 2019

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600-year-old bricks recovered in Chainpur

Bricks that are believed to have been moulded in the 14th century have been recovered in Chainpur Bazaar of Sankhuwasabha According to historian Ramesh Dhungel, some bricks that were found on the threshold of Narayan Shrestha’s house in Mathillo Bazaar are about 600 years old

Post Report, May 27 2019

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PU ‘paralysed’ due to government interference

The PU administration claimed that it could not execute any work except the daily administrative works after Education Minister Giriraj Mani Pokharel sent a letter in March


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Dhankuta people protest as Biratnagar is named the capital city of Province 1

The residents of Dhankuta launched a protest on Tuesday against the endorsement of Biratnagar as the permanent headquarters of Province 1 by a two-thirds majority of the provincial assembly on Monday.

Ramesh Chandra Adhikari, May 08 2019

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15-year-old boy dies in police custody; family claims torture

Kiran Karkidholi, 15, of Mechinagar-6 was found dead while in custody of the Area Police Office in Birtamod, Jhapa, on April 14. According to the police statement, Kiran had died of suicide by hanging from the toilet ceiling.

PARWAT PORTEL, Apr 20 2019

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