One killed by elephantBy RSS
A man has died after being attacked by a wild elephant at Janaki rural municipality-6 of Kailali district.
President Bhandari inaugurates Melamchi water distributionBy The Rising Nepal
President Bidhya Devi Bhandari today inaugurated the much-awaited distribution of the Melamchi water.
Sachin Tendulkar: India cricket legend in hospital with Covid-19By BBC
Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, who tested positive for Covid-19 last week, has been admitted to the hospital. Tendulkar tweeted on Friday that he decided to go to a hospital in Mumbai "as a matter of abundant precaution under medical advice".
Preparation to build Chariot for Biska Jatra begins (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
Preparations to make a chariot, known as Bhail Kha:, for the famous Biska (Bisket) Jatra has begun in Bhaktapur. For the Biska Jatra this year, a 30 feet tall chariot of pagoda style is being made at the premises of a five-storied temple at Taumadhi.
White House asks EPA to study whether EVs can generate renewable fuel creditsBy The Rising Nepal
The White House has directed the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to study whether using renewable fuels to power electric vehicle charging should generate tradeable credits under the nation’s biofuels program, two sources familiar with the discussions told Reuters.
PM Oli directs to bring master plan for overall development of educationBy RSS
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has directed the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology to make a master plan for the overall development of the education sector and the use of human resources.
KMC to provide Rs 60 million in compensation to affected locals at Sisdol landfill siteBy RSS
The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has decided to provide Rs 60 million in compensation to the affected locals at Sisdol landfill site.
COVID-19 turns youth to self-employment in BajuraBy The Rising Nepal
COVID -19 has forced the youth of Bajura to work in their own villages rather than going back abroad. The youth who were working in India had to come back home after their workplace has shut down due to the lockdown.
Rhino Census begins in Bardiya National ParkBy The Rising Nepal
By Mukunda Subedi, Bardiya, Mar. 31: Rhino census has begun in Bardiya National Park from today. The counting will take place for 14 days with the help of 10 elephants in the park.
Guragain bags Madan Bhandari Memorial Journalism AwardBy RSS
More than a dozen working journalists have been awarded on the occasion of the 23rd anniversary of Reporters Club Nepal. Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli presented the prizes to and felicitated the media persons at a programme organised at the City Hall today.
Injured Bengal Tiger diesBy RSS
A Royal Bengal Tiger that was found in injured condition in the Shuklaphanta National Park on Monday has died.
FNJ Province 1 building inauguratedBy RSS
A newly constructed building of the Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) Province 1 Committee has been inaugurated here today.
Govt to set up market alongside the Sisnekhola-Nagdhunga tunnelBy The Rising Nepal
The Department of roads gears up to initiate the construction of the market alongside the Sisnekhola-Nagdhunga tunnel, the main entry point of Kathmandu Valley.
Govt. to administer second dose of vaccine from April 20By The Rising Nepal
The Ministry of Health and Population is preparing to administer the second dose of vaccine against COVID-19 from April 20 to April 24.
Road, electricity change identity of BaghaudaBy The Rising Nepal
The identity of Narainapur Baghauda in Banke district has been changed after the road and electricity services reached the area.
FNJ turns 66 from todayBy RSS
Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ), the umbrella organisation of working journalists across the country, is celebrating its 66th anniversary today.
Stray cattle to be fitted with GPS collar in KathmanduBy The Rising Nepal
The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has proposed to track the movement of domesticated cattle by strapping a Global Positioning System (GPS) collar onto their necks.
Holi less festive; valley’s security tightenedBy RSS
The atmosphere during the Holi celebrations was less festive this time due to the increased risk of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Devotees ignore Covid restrictions, celebrate Holi at Basantapur (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
Fagu Purnima, the festival of colours, is being celebrated today in Kathmandu Valley. Though the government had urged everyone to not crowd the public places and to not walk in groups, hundreds of people have gathered and celebrated Holi in mass at Basantapur this afternoon.