News Digest

Civil servant held for bribery

An employee at Gaddachauki-based Kanchanpur Customs Office has been arrested on charge of taking bribe.

Aug 16 2018

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Boy, 3, drowns in pond

A three-year-old boy drowned in a pond at Bihul Rural Municipality-2 in Saptari district on Tuesday.

Aug 15 2018

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China-bound second rhinos leave for Capital

Mitini and Solti, the second pair of rhinos gifted by Nepal government to China, were taken to Kathmandu from Chitwan on Tuesday evening.

Aug 15 2018

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Helicopter rotor fatally slices Indian man

An Indian pilgrim died after being sliced by a helicopter’s tail rotor blade in Hilsa, Humla, on Tuesday.

Aug 15 2018

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Post scribe bags education award

The Kathmandu Post scribe Binod Ghimire has bagged the 14th Wai Wai National Education Award. The award, is handed out by Shikshy-alaya to outstanding students and individuals and institutions for their contributions in the education sector.

Aug 14 2018

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Girl, 5, raped in Jajarkot

A five-year-old girl was raped at Rawatgaun in Bheri Municipality-2, Jajarkot, on Sunday evening.

Aug 14 2018

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Dahal meets communist leader Poudel

Nepal Communist Party Co-chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal visited communist leader Bhuwani Prasad Poudel at his Chitwan residence on Sunday.

Aug 13 2018

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House condoles Rana’s death

The meeting of the House of Representatives on Sunday passed a condolence motion on the demise of Bharat Shamser Rana, who was a lawmaker in Nepal’s first parliament.

Aug 13 2018

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Two injured in house collapse

Two persons sustained injuries when a house collapsed following heavy rains at Tansen Municipality-6, Palpa, on Saturday.

Aug 12 2018

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Two die in truck accident

Two persons died and another was injured in a truck accident along the Narayangadh-Muglin road section in Chitwan district on Saturday. The Kathmandu-bound truck with Indian registration number fell off the Jugedi bridge at around 4:30am.

Aug 12 2018

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Two siblings drown in canal

The two siblings, aged 11 and 9, drowned in a canal in Jhumka, Sunsari, on Tuesday. Police said Srijana Khadka, 11, and her nine-year-old brother Ashwin had fallen into the canal of Sunsari-Morang Irrigation Project on Tuesday morning.

Aug 08 2018

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