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.
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.
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.