The District Public Health Office in Chitwan has adopted stricter measures to control the H1N1 (swine flu) virus after four people were tested positive for the disease in the district.
Police arrested three persons, including an Indian national, in possession of endangered tiger’s hide and bones from Punarbas Municipality-8 in Kanchanpur district on Saturday.
The Karnali River Control Project has initiated constructing an embankment in the Karnali and Geruwa rivers awarding a two-year tender to a private builder.
After the government granted amnesty to three murder convicts in Banke, the relatives of the two victims have arrived at the district headquarters, seeking justice.
Twenty-six-year-old Gyanu Chaudhary of Pakali-7 in Sunsari, who was attacked with acid by her husband last year, has complained that law regarding the crime is too lenient.
A team of officials from the District Forest Office has successfully rescued a leopard.
A team of officials from the Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has arrested a District Land Revenue Office (DLRO) staffer and a service seeker on bribery charges.
South Asian think tanks have identified poverty and security challenges as the key obstacles for progress in the region.
Industrialist Govinda Khatiwada has been shot at by unidentified persons at local Trimurti Chowk at 6:15 pm on Friday evening.