Province No. 2

Local representatives of Balara up in arms against their mayor

The feud has deprived locals of timely services and affected development works

OM PRAKASH THAKUR, Jun 25 2019

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Migrant workers in Province 2 falling victim to HIV/AIDS

Fearing rejection and rebuke from society, most patients hide their ailments from family members, making matters worse.

AJIT TIWARI, Jun 24 2019

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Locals implement innovative idea to campaign against early marriage

Use wedding invitation cards that have the age of both the bride and the bridegroom

Bharat Jarghamagar, Jun 24 2019

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Chand’s district in-charge killed in police action

Police recovered a revolver and four round bullets from the site.

OM PRAKASH THAKUR, Jun 21 2019

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Chand outfit’s Sarlahi district in-charge killed in police firing

Police acted in retaliation after the Chand cadres opened fire on security personnel, said DIG Bishwaraj Pokharel, spokesperson for Nepal Police.

Janakraj Sapkota, Jun 20 2019

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Northern Mahottari under threat of elephants

Two dozen houses in Rajbas have been destroyed in wild elephant attacks.

SUNITA BARAL, Jun 17 2019

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Lahan-4 residents protest against mismanagement of waste in the municipality

Garbage not collected for the past 26 days due to locals’ protest for relocation of waste management centre

BHARAT JARGHA MAGAR, Jun 11 2019

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Chandrapur is on its way to become child marriage-free municipality

Local council aims to eradicate child marriage from all the wards by 2021, but not everything is going as planned

SHIVA PURI, Jun 10 2019

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Eight people, including two Indian citizens, arrested on criminal charges

The individuals were charged with drug trafficking, fake currency exchange, and women trafficking.

SHIVA PURI, Jun 07 2019

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School holds mock election to educate pupils about voting process

The initiative was an effort to educate their students about the election process.

SHIVA PURI, Jun 07 2019

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Elephant menace unabated in Saptari district

The locals of Rupani Rural Municipality in Saptari were in abject terror when a herd of three wild tuskers entered the settlement on Friday evening.

ABDHESH KUMAR JHA, Jun 04 2019

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Arrest warrants issued against mayor, ward chief for destroying forestlands

The Division Forest Office in Rajbiraj has issued arrest warrants against the mayor and the ward chair of Saptakoshi Municipality on the charge of ‘destroying forest and forestlands’.  

ABDHESH KUMAR JHA, Jun 04 2019

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Sarlahi locals stage sit-in demanding re-evaluation of land compensation

The protesting locals claimed that the Compensation Fixation Committee fixed the land’s valuation based on the ‘going rate’ 40 years ago

OM PRAKASH THAKUR, May 31 2019

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