Over 1,400 families of Jitpursimara Sub-metropolis living as landless squatters

Birgunj, March 25  More than 1,400 households of Tangiya settlement at Jitpursimara Sub-Metropolitan City in Bara district do not have land ownership certificate and are living as landless squatters. Though such number of families from different communities including Brahman, Chhetri, Tamang and Bishwokarma has been living there since the last 44 years, they have not […]

Army mobilization to be made by decision of security council: DPM Pokhrel

Biratnagar, March 25  Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence, Ishwar Pokhrel, has said the army will be mobilized through a decision of a meeting of the National Security Council alone. Talking briefly to journalists at Biratnagar airport today, he said the army would be mobilized after the President approves a proposal for the same […]

‘Whatever general convention decides is official view of party’

Bhadrapur, March 25  Nepali Congress (NC) former general secretary Prakashman Singh has said the perspective in regard with federalism, republic and secularism endorsed by the party’s general convention is the official view or line of the party.   Speaking this morning at a press meet organised by the Nepal Press Union (NPU) at Birtamod of Jhapa, […]

Construction of nine suspension bridges in limbo

Humla, March 25  Owing to sheer ignorance of contractors, nine suspension bridges being constructed in the district has been in limbo. The construction of the suspension bridges has remained uncertain due to contractor’s ignorance in the supply of materials.In a severe breach of the contract, the construction of the bridges linking different villages in the […]

Inferno leaves four houses gutted

Inruwa, March 25  A fire left four houses gutted at Bhokraha Narsingh rural municipality-2, Akaha Bazaar in Sunsri on Sunday. Properties worth Rs 1.2 million turned into ashes in the incident. The inferno destroyed houses of locals, including Ram Prasad Sharma, Deep Narayan Sharma, Budh Narayan Sharma and Satya Narayan Sharma, shared Gyanendra Prasad Phuyal, […]

Transcendental meditation simultaneously across globe

    Kathmandu, March 24 : The transcendental meditation is being practiced worldwide simultaneously from 6:00pm today. Maharshi Mahesh Yogi has made efforts to restore the traditional Vedic guru-disciple meditation, reasoning its waning practice in the modern days. The collective meditation is aimed at creating awareness on Vedic meditation. The meditation centres from 192 countries […]