Province No. 1

Senior citizens above the age of 80 receive free door-to-door health service 

Health workers visit the homes of senior citizens every four months and provide them with medical services.


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Province 1 fails to effectively implement ban on old vehicles

Transportation entrepreneurs term the government’s year-old decision unscientific and impractical.


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Morang panel set to impose ban on haphazard extraction of sand, pebbles from three streams

Following criticism from various quarters, the District Coordination Committee (DCC) in Morang is finally preparing to impose a ban over haphazard extraction of sand and pebble from three streams.

BINU TIMSINA, Jul 07 2019

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Construction work at Upper Trishuli 3A Hydroelectric Project resumes

The delay has thwarted the power utility’s plan to start producing 30 MW from the plant's second unit within June.

Prahlad Rijal, Jul 02 2019

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Resident doctors at BPKIHS in protest over foreign student quota policy row

The institute has allocated quotas to foreign student in aggregation. But the doctors have been demanding that the one-third quota rule should apply for each department.

Pradeep Menyangbo, Jun 28 2019

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Dhankuta folk protest stone excavation

The Dhankuta Bench of Biratnagar Court has asked a written response about the case from the municipality.

Ramesh Chandra Adhikari, Jun 25 2019

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Three Chand’s activists held with weapons

Ashok Rai of Sundar Haraicha, Kansha Dhimal of Kanepokhari and Kendra Lal Dhimal of Urlabari were held with two pistols, four magazines, 14 bullets and three muskets, said police while making them public at the District Police Office on Monday.

DEO NARAYAN SAH, Jun 24 2019

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Lack of resources and urbanisation worries farmers in Katahari

'All slogans the government has coined about the welfare of farmers have been nothing but lip service.'

Jitendra Sah, Jun 22 2019

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Charali and Dhulabari at high risk of dengue, health workers say

The municipality has intensified its efforts to contain the disease.

PARWAT PORTEL, Jun 21 2019

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Ratuwamai Afforestation Project calls on local units to stop forest encroachment

The project originally occupied 2,753 hectares of land to the north of the East-West Highway from the Ratuwa river to Kankai river.


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Threat of landslides looms large in Taplejung

Unsustainable development works being carried out in hill districts spell disaster for those living in these areas

ANANDA GAUTAM, Jun 10 2019

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