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.
CBS receives four times more application to conduct national census 2078By The Rising Nepal
Around two lakh people have applied for the contractual post of supervisors and enumerators to conduct National Census 2078, which has become more than four times the demand.
Smog to stay some more days in Kathmandu ValleyBy The Rising Nepal
The smog blanketing the Kathmandu Valley since Friday is to stay some more days. The Department of Hydrology and Meteorology informed that the air pollution caused by wildfire in most of the districts, long drought and lack of strong wind is behind the smog.
Office assistant asked to repay Rs. 1m over retirement date rowBy The Rising Nepal
A discrepancy in his date of birth and bureaucratic delays has put Ram Bahadur Basnet of Rangeli Municipality–8, Morang in a position of having to return salaries and allowances of 33 months. The date of birth of Basnet, who has been working as an office assistant at Rangeli Hospital for the past 40 years, mentioned in his citizenship does not match with the date included in his employment records.
Reconstruction of Kasthamandap’s roof delayed in shortage of woodBy The Rising Nepal
The reconstruction works of the roof of Kasthamandap has been delayed in a lack of wood. Kasthamandap Reconstruction Committee (KRC) recently brought 600 cubic feet of wood that will be used to complete the remaining work of the inner section of the Kasthamandap.
Traffic inspection intensified in Kathmandu Valley (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
On the occasion of Holi festival (Phagu) traffic in Kathmandu Valley have intensified the inspection of vehicles today.
800,000 doses China aid COVID-19 vaccines arriving MondayBy The Rising Nepal
The 800,000 doses of the China aid COVID-19 vaccine will arrive in Nepal by Monday. Chinese ambassador to Nepal Hou Yanqi tweeted on her Twitter that vaccines have arrived at the Beijing Capital International Airport today and they will be sent to Nepal very soon.
Adverse weather affects TIA servicesBy RSS
Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) services have been affected for the past two days due to low visibility caused by adverse weather. According to TIA office, both domestic and international flight schedules have been hampered because of a weather issue.