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Tiptala pass closure impacts northern Taplejung's economy
Tiptala pass closure impacts northern Taplejung's economy A spike in the transportation cost has doubled the price of iodized salt in Olangchung...
Bajura earthquake displaces 42 families
Bajura earthquake displaces 42 families The 5.9 tremor, which stuck the region on Tuesday, has damaged 400 dwellings, according to...
Quake damages 58 houses in Bajura
Quake damages 58 houses in Bajura Cracks have appeared in many private houses and some government offices due to the quake
Four Moaist, three UML ministers in Karnali govt
Four Moaist, three UML ministers in Karnali govt CM Sharma administers oath of office and secrecy to the newly appointed ministers
Bee our guest: Baglung becomes a big draw for apiarists
Bee our guest: Baglung becomes a big draw for apiarists The district boasts bee-friendly landscapes and flowering plants with lots of nectar
When competing interests come into play
When competing interests come into play Conflict of interest in Nepal: It's swept under the rug, resurfaces, then fades away — ...
Sankhamul residents demand end to ‘bulldozer terror’
Sankhamul residents demand end to ‘bulldozer terror’ Angry locals demonstrate outside city hall, criticizing Balen Shah’s failure to complete tasks
KMC ward offices to distribute national ID cards
KMC ward offices to distribute national ID cards The metropolis' decision follows public complaints over poor distribution of National ID cards
Nepal Airlines flight from Kuala Lumpur diverted to Kolkata
Nepal Airlines flight from Kuala Lumpur diverted to Kolkata Low visibility at Kathmandu airport has disrupted air traffic since early morning
Mass migration and foreign jobs decimate Myagdi communities
Mass migration and foreign jobs decimate Myagdi communities The 2078 census shows district's population at 107,372, a 0.54 per cent drop from 113,641...
Transporters call for strong authority
Transporters call for strong authority PM Dahal has promised to tackle transportation entrepreneurs' problems soon
Bodies of two missing trekkers found in Dhaulagiri region
Bodies of two missing trekkers found in Dhaulagiri region The trekker duo disappeared after falling into Kharpas of Dhaulagiri Mountain on October 7
Investigators from plane manufacturer ATR start work
Investigators from plane manufacturer ATR start work The nine-member team will also confer with its Nepali counterpart in order to determine the...
Search team finds one more body 
Search team finds one more body  Nepali Army divers have been mobilised to search for the missing person
International team in Nepal to assess air crash bills
International team in Nepal to assess air crash bills Singaporean insurance surveyors and Indian lawyers will evaluate the fatal aviation crash's damage and liabilities
Mortal remains of some crash victims to be transported to Kathmandu
Mortal remains of some crash victims to be transported to Kathmandu The postmortem examinations of victims from Pokhara are to be conducted in the lake city
'Pokhara ATC cleared runway 30 for landing, but Yeti flight crew asked for runway 12'
'Pokhara ATC cleared runway 30 for landing, but Yeti flight crew asked for runway 12' An airport official says the plane was on final approach to runway 12 moments before...
Sophiya Bhujel showcases Trishul in Miss Universe 2022 
Sophiya Bhujel showcases Trishul in Miss Universe 2022  Bhujel is participating in the Miss Universe 2022 competing against 83 other contestants from across...
DPM Paudel: Nepal on track to shed ‘underdeveloped’ tag by 2026
DPM Paudel: Nepal on track to shed ‘underdeveloped’ tag by 2026 He, however, concedes a funding gap of Rs585 billion that must be filled to meet...
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