Stories Tagged 'Water'
When a fire engulfed the top floor of the Share Market Building in Putalisadak in February this year, it took firefighters from the City Fire Brigade (Juddha Barun Yantra) a little under twenty minutes to bring the flames under control. The building, which straddles one of the Capital’s busiest streets, was spared from major damage in part because it is located just a kilometer away from the fire station that is capable of dispatching personnel within two minutes of receiving a distress call.
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Cities in the foothills of the snowy Himalaya ironically suffer from water shortages
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Ratna Maya Tamang of Syampati village in Kavre used to walk an hour to fetch water until Saturday.
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Local residents at around a dozen villages in Lahan-14 have been deprived basic amenities such as roads, health centres and drinking water.
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Leaders’ strategy to test the waters before engaging with agitated groups could backfire
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Raiding the fridge or downing glasses of water after a night of heavy drinking won’t improve your sore head the next day, Dutch research suggests.
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