Stories By 'AMRITA ANMOL'
As many as 364 cases of suicide among women have also been reported in the same time period, against a nationwide number of 1,538. Police believe that most women committed suicide due to excessive physical and mental torture, sometimes at the hands of their own families.
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Sadhana Women’s School in Butwal, which was established 13 years ago, is on the verge of collapse due to financial crisis.
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Butwal Sub-metropolitan City in Rupandehi district organised a function on Saturday to commemorate the historic victory at Jitgadhi, a fort during the Anglo-Nepal war (1814-16).
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In an attempt to bring all children of school-going age to the school system, Kotahimai Rural Municipality has started distributing school uniforms, bags and stationeries to the students enrolled to the Early Childhood Development (ECD)—a pre-school facility in public schools—of all community schools and Madrasas.
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Three projects worth Rs870 million were pushed into uncertainty after the financer Asian Development Bank decided to pull funding for them. Started in 2010, the projects--solid waste processing centre, auto village infrastructure and ground water drinking project--are scheduled to be completed by December 2015 as per the agreement signed between the government and the bank.
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Krishni Tharu, Deputy Speaker in Provincial Assembly of Province 5, elected to the position in 2017, is a former Kamlari, an indentured girl child labourer, from the Tharu community.
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