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New guidelines for alternate learning facilitation Thursday, September 10th, 2020

KATHMANDU:- The government has issued a new ‘Student Learning Facilitation Guidelines 2077’ to accommodate learning through an alternate systems in the academic session. The government’s decision comes in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The officials said that such a guideline was..

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Dadheldhura Hospital to conduct PCR test for Rs 2,500

AMARGADHI:- The Dadheldhura District Hospital in Dadheldhura district has offered a PCR test for Rs 2,500 per nasal and swab collection. Earlier the Hospital has said it would provide the result of the PCR test within an hour in an emergency situation. The Hospital decided to charge the..

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One more COVID-19 patient dies in Chitwan, Nepal

CHITWAN:- One more coronavirus infected person died at Chitwan Medical College today. A 62-year-old man of Bharatpur Metropolitan City-11 died in course of treatment at COVID-19 ICU of the hospital at 12:20 pm, according to Hospital Director, Dr Dayaram Lamsal. He was admitted to the hospital on..

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One arrested on rape charge in Doti, Nepal

DOTI:- A person has been arrested on the charge of rape in the Doti district. Chief at the Area Police Office, Jorayel, Police Inspector Mahendra Thapa, said that Tek Bahadur Oli, 31, of Jorayel rural municipality has been arrested on the charge of raping a woman. Police arrested Oli based on..

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Five houses in landslide risk in Dumre, Nepal

DUMRE:- Five houses are in high risk of landslide in Bohora Besigaun of Beshisahar Municipality in Tanahun district. According to ward chair Ganesh Kandel, the houses are at high risk of the landslide as the landslide is occurring nearby the settlement since Wednesday morning caused by continuous..

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‘No horn, no overtake’ in Damauli, Nepal Wednesday, September 9th, 2020

DAMAULI:- The District Traffic Office Tanahun has enforced the ‘no horn no overtake’ rule in Damauli bazaar from Wednesday. The traffic police officers came up with the concept to check the high speed of vehicles in Damauli. In-charge of Traffic Police Office Resham Ranabhat shared that the..

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36 road projects under construction in Karnali state

KARNALI:- Karnali state government has accelerated road expansion and upgrading tasks this year. A total of 36 road projects of Birendranagar are in implementation under the Physical Infrastructure Development Ministry's Infrastructure Development Directorate. Engineer at the Directorate Surya..

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‘Govt will stop schools from being coronavirus hotspots’ Tuesday, September 8th, 2020

NUWAKOT:- Minister for Education, Science, and Technology Girirajmani Pokharel has said that the government would stop the schools from being the hotspots of coronavirus infection. Virtually addressing a program organized in Nuwakot today on the occasion of the International Literacy Day, Minister..

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One killed in tiger attack in Chitwan, Nepal Monday, September 7th, 2020

KATHMANDU:- A man was killed in an attack by a tiger in Batulipokhari of West Chitwan today. Baburam Mahato,60, of Bharatpur Metropolitan city-13 was killed in the buffer zone of the Chitwan National Park today. According to district police office spokesperson Surya Bahadur Thapa, the man was..

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National education not to be marked on September 8

KATHMANDU:- The National Education day is being marked on different dates as it was being marked on the same day of International literacy day. Work procedure related to it is endorsed to be effective from this year. The National Education day was being marked on September 8 each year since 2064..

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Two killed after jeep plunges into river in Tanahu, Nepal

TANAHU:- Two people died when the jeep they were traveling in fell about 70 meters down into a rivulet at Deulikhola in Rhising Rural Municipality-1 of Tanahu district today. Six people were injured in the incident. Those killed in the mishap are 32-year-old Hom Bahadur Shrestha of Myagde rural..

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Nepal: Far-Western University to take exams online

MAHENDRANAGAR:- The Far-Western University is at work to administer online exams of various programs under Bachelor's and Master's degrees on September 28 and onwards. The exams were halted due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. As per the preparation, halted examinations of various programs are..

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Anniversary expenses to Dhhorpatan, Nepal flood survivors Sunday, September 6th, 2020

BAGLUNG:- A news online of Baglung district has aided its anniversary expenses to amount to the flood survivors of Dhorpatan. An aid amount of Rs 151,151 was provided to the flood survivors on the occasion of the first anniversary of aadarshasanchar.com operated by Aadarsha Sanchar Cooperative..

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Vultures increasing in Kanchanpur, Nepal

KANCHANPUR:- The number of vultures, also known as natural scavengers, has been on the rise lately in Kanchanpur district. Kanchanpur recorded 30 to 40 vultures of various species some two decades ago. The number of this bird of prey stands at around 200, thanks to the relentless conservation..

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