Sudurpaschim Province

Wildfires affect 40 percent of Kailali’s forest cover in 10 days

Forest fires that started in mid-May in Kailali district are yet to come under control. e

MOHAN BUDHAAIR, May 21 2019

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Dadeldhura Multiple Campus beset by cronyism and political interference

Cronyism and political interference weighs heavily on the Dadeldhura Multiple Campus, one of the influential educational institutes in Sudurpaschim Province established some 25 years ago.

DR PANT, May 20 2019

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17 quintals of Setak Chini seized

Police have seized 17 quintals of Setak Chini (Moringa Oleifera), locally known as Khiraula, from Dhalaun in Saipal Rural Municipality-2, Bajhang.

Basanta Pratap Singh, Apr 20 2019

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Baitadi declared fully literate district

Baitadi has been declared a fully literate district Education Minister Girirajmani Pokharel formally declared the district as literate amid a function in the district on Friday

Post Report, Apr 20 2019

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Police units in dilapidated condition in Achham

Police officers stationed at the Dhungachalna Police Post have been working from a 60-year-old dilapidated building in the south eastern part of Achham district for a long time now.

MENUKA DHUNGANA, Apr 06 2019

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Women’s voices go unheard in local units led by male officials

Of the total 10 local units in Achham, Bannigadhi and Mellekh rural municipalities have very few women seeking services, inquiring about budget allocation for the development of women and children, and coming forward with complaints.

MENUKA DHUNGANA, Mar 16 2019

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In Dhangadhi, women auto drivers are gaining financial independence

Indra Chaudhary, 21, wanted to complete her bachelor’s degree at Kailali Multiple Campus before seeking a job to make a living. However, poor financial conditions in the home front had her looking for income-generating options earlier than she had anticipated.

MOHAN BUDAYER, Mar 09 2019

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Tikapur residents fear possible unrest over court’s order to imprison 11 people

The ripples created by the 2015 Tikapur incident had just begun to settle down. The town’s residents were gathering themselves from the incident that resulted in violent killings of nine people, and nearly stoked communal violence between the Tharu and non-Tharu communities.

Ganesh Chaudhary, ARJUN SHAHMar 09 2019

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