Province No. 1

Dhankuta people protest as Biratnagar is named the capital city of Province 1

The residents of Dhankuta launched a protest on Tuesday against the endorsement of Biratnagar as the permanent headquarters of Province 1 by a two-thirds majority of the provincial assembly on Monday.

Ramesh Chandra Adhikari, May 08 2019

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15-year-old boy dies in police custody; family claims torture

Kiran Karkidholi, 15, of Mechinagar-6 was found dead while in custody of the Area Police Office in Birtamod, Jhapa, on April 14. According to the police statement, Kiran had died of suicide by hanging from the toilet ceiling.

PARWAT PORTEL, Apr 20 2019

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Musahar people deprived of citizenship certificates

More than 50 Musahar people of Shovapur Dalit Musahar settlement in Lahan Municipality-15, Siraha, are still deprived of citizenship certificates.


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Art and Literature Festival begins in Kakarbhitta today

The Art and Literature Festival, a three-day literary festival, is scheduled to be held in the town hall of the Drinking Water Office at Kakarbhitta from March 2 to March 4.

PARBAT PORTEL, Mar 02 2019

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Local governments working to improve quality in community schools

Exercising their constitutional rights, various local units in Province 1 are working to improve the quality of education in community schools.

PROVINCE 1 BUREAU, Mar 01 2019

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