Sudurpaschim Province

Gangetic river dolphins start to arrive in Kailali rivers

Dolphins enter the tributaries of Karnali and Ganga rivers to be safe from floodwaters, conservationists say.

MOHAN BUDHAAIR, Jul 13 2019

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Community schools in Dasharathchand run with minimum number of students 

Parents prefer to send their wards to private schools, leaving government schools with few students. 

TRIPTI SHAHI, Jul 10 2019

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Dasharathchand children attend schools in India

Students prefer to go to Indian schools, as they have to walk a long distance to reach schools on the Nepali side.

TRIPTI SHAHI, Jul 08 2019

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Bajura’s second-most important town reels under drinking water crisis

The direct impact of this crisis is upon several households and local businesses, with entrepreneurs wondering if they might have to close their businesses if the crisis continues.

SANGITA TIMALSENA, Jul 07 2019

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Road stretch opened through the fields prepared for paddy plantation

More than 20 families were preparing their fields for paddy plantation in Aagase when the canal suddenly dried up at 12 noon.

Basanta Pratap Singh, Jul 05 2019

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Kailali losing its forest cover to encroachment 

Illegal settlements are being built in the Chure forest area by flood-displaced families, officials say.

MOHAN BUDHAAIR, Jul 03 2019

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Majority of people enrolled under PM’s Employment Programme dissatisfied in Sudurpaschim

The programme has come under fire for its ineffective implementation plans.

SUDURPASCHIM BUREAU, Jul 02 2019

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A local unit in Doti expands its health services 

KI Singh Rural Municipality has roped in an MBBS doctor, and has started a pharmacy that provides X-ray services. 

MOHAN SHAHI, Jul 01 2019

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Government offices in Sudurpaschim unable to spend even 50 percent of development budget

The Baitadi-based Physical Infrastructure Development Office, which oversees Bajhang and Darchula districts as well, had received a budget of Rs 970.9 for this fiscal year.

TRIPTI SHAHI, Jun 30 2019

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Bajhang district impounds bulldozers used illegally on road projects

Bajhang DAO has instructed local units to stop using dozers without conducting a feasibility study, design estimate and ensuring quality Environmental Impact Assessment

Basanta Pratap Singh, Jun 27 2019

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Police launches awareness campaign against drug abuse in Bajhang schools

The drive organised to mark International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

BASANTA PRATAP SINGH, Jun 26 2019

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