Narayangarh-Muglin road section obstructedBy RSS
Traffic along the Narayangarh-Muglin road section has been obstructed again with recurring incidents of landslides at Charkilo.
Monsoon to have delayed exit, rain forecast till SaturdayBy RSS
Meteorologist Shanti Kandel said the low pressure system is in the northern area of Chhatisgadh, India and it is in the process of moving north westward from there, hence the possibility of rainfall till Saturday.
China urges Nepal to verify issue on building construction in the border areaBy The Rising Nepal
Responding to a query on some Indian media report that China has constructed building on the Nepali side of the Nepal-China border, spokesperson of the Chinese Embassy in Nepal, Wang Xiaolong said on Tuesday that the buildings were made in the Chinese side of the border.
Landslide buries two vehiclesBy RSS
Landslide has buried two vehicles at Gajuri along Prithvi highway today. Two containers—one Na 6 Kha 6408 heading towards Dhangadhi from Kathmandu and another HR 33-9901 en route to Kathmandu from Muglin were buried by landslide, said Chief of the District Police Office, Rabindra Regmi.
507 inmates contract COVID-19 at Siraha PrisonBy RSS
The prison which has the capacity to accommodate 125 persons is currently sheltering 599 persons. Of the 599 inmates, 507 have tested positive for coronavirus, the Prison administration stated.
Last rites of legendary mountaineer Ang Rita performed with state honours (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
The last rites of Ang Rita Sherpa aka 'Snow Leopard', who had scaled Mt. Everest for 10 times without the assistance of bottled oxygen, were performed in Kathmandu on Wednesday with state honours.
Call for private investment in drinking water and sanitation sectorBy RSS
Experts have called for attracting private investment for expanding the service of pure drinking water which is so far accessible to merely 20 percent citizens.
CM Poudel pays tribute to leader PradhanBy RSS
Issuing a message on the occasion of the Sixth Memorial Day of the late leader today, CM Poudel recalled the contribution made by the late Pradhan in the country's democracy movement and women liberation movement.
Local level ward chair dies due to electrocutionBy RSS
Chairman of Madhya Dudhkoshi rural municipality, ward no 5, Nimraj Tamang, has died due to electrocution at his house this morning. The 39-year-old Tamang who was injured in the incident died in course of treatment at the District Hospital Phaplu, the District Police Office Solukhumbu said.
Traffic resumes on highwayBy RSS
Traffic has resumed on the Mid-hill Pushpalal highway. Vehicular movement on the highway was obstructed since Monday evening due to a landslide occurred at Rakse of Badigad rural municipality.
Revenue collection exceeds target in Nepalgunj customs officeBy RSS
The Nepalgunj Customs Office has seen an encouraging trend of revenue collection in the first two months of the current fiscal year.
Dead body of COVID-19 infected woman in Saptari remains to be managedBy RSS
The dead body of a COVID-19 infected woman at Bishnupur Rural Municipality-3 in Saptari district is yet to be disposed although it's been a day since she succumbed to the flu-like infection on Sunday evening.
Requirement of PCR test report for international flight overcrowds Teku Hospital (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
The crowd in Sukraraj Tropical and Infectious Disease Hospital in Teku has been on the rise as people flying abroad visit the hospital to get their Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) tests done.
52 per cent infected in home isolation in KarnaliBy RSS
Fifty two per cent of the coronavirus infected people in Karnali are found living in home isolation. The Province Health Service Division stated that 237 of the 452 (or 52 per cent) active infection cases in the Karnali state were in home isolation.
Heavy rain with gusty winds forecast for five daysBy RSS
The Department of Hydrology and Meteorology has forecasted heavy rain accompanied with gusty winds in many places of the country in the coming five days.
Angrita Sherpa of 'Snow leopard' fame no moreBy RSS
Record holder mountaineer known as the 'Snow leopard' for climbing the world's highest peak, Sagarmatha (Mt Everest), 10 times without using supplement of oxygen, Angrita Sherpa, has passed away today morning at his daughter's residence at Jorpati, Kathmandu.
NC urges govt to address Dr KC’s demandsBy The Rising Nepal
In a press statement released by Parliamentary Party’s Chief Whip Bal Krishna Khand said that the deteriorating health condition of Dr KC was a matter for concerns for him and his party. He further stated that turning deaf ears to Dr KC’s demand was disappointing.
BLODAN holds blood donation programme in coordination with NC sports departmentBy The Rising Nepal
Former Minister for Communication and Nepali Congress sports department chief Mohan Bahadur Basnet inaugurated the programme after BLODAN secretary Ujjawal KC handed over him blood bag.
Woman thrashed on charge of witchcraft in SaptatiBy RSS
A woman was beaten badly by the locals for allegedly practicing witchcraft at Kusundi of Nawarajpur-5 in Siraha district on September 14. She is currently receiving treatment at Dharan-based BPKIHS.
244 Nepalis die of COVID-19 abroadBy RSS
Committee’s coordinator Sanjiv Sapkota, Nepalis in 42 countries across the world tested positive for the deadly infection so far. Nepalis in the UK, the USA, the UAE, Baharain, Kuwait, Qatar, Ireland, Japan, Turkey, Netherlands, Sweden, South Africa and India were reported to have died due to COVID-19.