Provincial Engineering College to be established in DotiBy RSS
A five-member team has been formed in leadership of former chief of University Grants Commission (UGC) Prof Dr Triratna Bajracharya which will determine the appropriate location to build the college once the feasibility study for the same is conducted.
President's and PM call to celebrate Dashain following social distancingBy RSS
President Bidya Devi Bhandari has urged all to observe the festivals by observing social distancing considering the risk of COVID-19. In a message today on the occasion of Bada Dashain festival, 2077, President Bhandari has wished all the Nepalis at home and abroad happiness, peace, prosperity, long life and continued progress, while urging all to follow the health protocol to save oneself and others from the deadly virus. The President has also expressed the confidence that the festival...
Karnali government to set up 'Raute Safety Fund'By RSS
The Karnali provincial government has decided to set up a fund for the safety of Raute, the nomad community living in jungles especially of mid-west and far-west of Nepal.
ANTA extends support to JWDCBy The Rising Nepal
“The artists of JWDC have suffered a huge loss because of the pandemic. The JWDC has been closed and as a result, their sales have dipped and also affected the production. So, we have supported the artist community of the JWDC,” Jha stated.
Nepal bags two awards under Global e-Competition on Astronomy and AstrophysicsBy RSS
Rahul Ranjan Sah from St. Xavier's College, Maitighar and Amshu Raj Sedhain from Capital College and Research College, Koteshwor bagged the award, said Suresh Bhattarai, chairperson of the Nepal Astronomical Society.
Patan sealed off, Dehimandu bazaar closed to avoid crowdsBy RSS
The local levels here have sealed off Patan bazaar in the district in a bid to prevent and control the growing cases of coronavirus. Similarly, Dehimandu bazaar has been closed and vehicle movement halted.
Chief Minister Bhatta calls for celebrating Dashain in safe mannerBy RSS
Chief Minister of the Sudur Paschim Province, Trilochan Bhatta, has urged all to celebrate the Dashain festival by becoming safe from coronavirus infection.
Surnaya Rural Municipality padlocked for 12 daysBy RSS
The Surnaya Rural Municipality in the district is padlocked. It was padlocked 12 days before. The locals had padlocked the office putting forth the demands of establishing the service centre at Kathyagaudh of Ward-5.
Karnali Academy of Health Sciences unveils new academic calendarBy RSS
Karnali Academy of Health Sciences (KAHS), Teaching Hospital, Jumla has made public its academic calendar for the upcoming year. This was made public amid a function organised today here by the KAHS on the occasion of Vijaya Dashami.
78,000 applications received for farming in Sudurpaschim ProvinceBy RSS
A total of 78,000 applications in Sudurpaschim State were received for the Agriculture and Livestock Development Programme.
Gandaki Province to provide free treatment to COVID-19 patientsBy RSS
A meeting of the province government on Wednesday decided to continue with the free health treatment and management process that was in place before this.
24 Nepali children rescued from IndiaBy The Rising Nepal
Twenty-four Nepali children were rescued from the city of Ghaziabad near New Delhi, India, on Monday evening in coordination with the Nepali Embassy in India. A team of the Ministry of Women, Children and Senior Citizens (MWCSC), National Child Rights Council (NCRC), Nepal Police, Directorate of Women, Children and Senior Citizens Service handed over the children to their parents at the District Police Office, East Nawalparasi.
US to continue assistance to NepalBy RSS
US Ambassador to Nepal, Randy Berry, paid a courtesy call on Finance Minister Bishnu Prasad Poudel and held discussion on bilateral financial assistance, control of COVID-19 pandemic and post crisis economic restoration.
APF Nepal establishes three border outposts in KanchanpurBy RSS
The Armed Police Force (APF) Nepal has set up three border outposts in Kanchanpur.
NHRC's recommendation to protect inmates from virusBy The Rising Nepal
National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has urged the government to implement 13-point recommendations, which focus on the improvements in conditions of jails in order to protect inmates from COVID-19 pandemic. Recently, Sudip Pathak-led team of the commission visited prisons in the seven states to take stock of the health conditions of inmates. Issuing a statement, the commission has recommended the government to take precautionary measures at the earliest, to allocate budget for essential items...
NC lawmakers to deposit Dashain allowance in COVID-19 trustBy The Rising Nepal
The parliamentary party of the main opposition Nepali Congress on Monday decided to return the Dashain allowance provided to its lawmakers. The NC parliamentray party, writing a letter to general secretary of the Federal Parliament Secretariat, asked to retrieve the allowance and deposit it in COVID-19 trust.
Aayurveda centre has no doctors in BaitadiBy RSS
Service seekers are facing hardship due to absence of health workers in District Aayurveda Health Centre in the district.
Dozen bridges in final stage of completion in Jajarkot section of Bheri CorridorBy RSS
A dozen bridges are in the final stages of construction in the Jajarkot section of the Corridor, Chief of the Road Division Office Chaurajahari, Narendra Bhatta, said.
Tharu Ethnographic Museum to set up at JamuwaBy RSS
A Tharu Ethnographic Museum is to be opened at Jamuwa of Kanchanrup Municipality-6 in Saptari district. The museum building has been constructed.
Global Dignity Day on WednesdayBy The Rising Nepal
Global Dignity Nepal in partnership with Kids of Kathmandu is going to mark the Global Dignity Day by conducting virtual Dignity workshop among youth activists from all over country. Hundreds of thousands of young people around the world will participate in Global Dignity Day, an annual celebration organised by international non-profit Global Dignity, read a statement issued by Global Dignity Nepal. Cynthia Guyer, Global Dignity Executive Director said, “2020 is a year we will never forget. Like...