Stories Tagged 'Kathmandu valley'
Amid growing concern over rising air pollution in major urban areas of the country, including Kathmandu Valley, the government on Friday decided to form “Quick Action Team”. full story »
A large number of sweets shops operating in Kathmandu Valley are found using the sub-standard raw materials as well as overlooking maintenance of hygiene in their production plants, posing a health risk to the consumers, according to government monitoring teams. full story »
The Melamchi Drinking Water Development Committee has said it will be able to supply water in the Kathmandu Valley within six months.full story »
Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA), the state-owned power utility, has geared up to install underground power cables in the central part of the Kathmandu Valley. full story »
Dr Govinda KC, currently on his 12th fast-unto-death, is protesting against amendments to a health reform Bill that would essentially weaken one of the main recommendations of the report published by the Mathema Committee; to ban the establishment of more medical colleges inside Kathmandu Valley. full story »
A rush on gasoline stations in the Kathmandu Valley has eased with Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) boosting deliveries. Panic buying triggered by talk of a possible shutdown led to petrol pumps going dry over the last few days. full story »