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Traffic police hotline 103 gets thousands of complaints every day

Kathmandu, July 10 -- On Tuesday morning at 11:45, Saroj Tamang, 26, a Bachelor level student from Ratna Rajya Campus, was waiting for a bus in Nepaltar. Tamang, who is blind, raised his right hand t... Read More


Locals of Patan worried about sewage backflow during monsoon

Lalitpur, July 9 -- On the evening of May 29, Suman Bajracharya, 27, was inside his handicraft shop in Kwalkhu when it started pouring. In no time the narrow asphalted road outside his shop got floode... Read More


Saplings planted along Kalanki-Koteshwor road are dying for the lack of care

Kathmandu, July 5 -- If one were to observe the huge crowd that included ministers, government officials and representatives from non-government organisations and the private sector at the inauguratio... Read More


Kathmandu Metropolitan City floats plan to hike parking fees

Kathmandu, June 29 -- The Kathmandu Metropolitan City has proposed to hike the parking fees for various designated areas in the metropolis, dividing them into two categories. The Financial Bill, pres... Read More


Lack of efficient garbage disposal and management system spells trouble for Valley residents this monsoon

Kathmandu, June 25 -- Monsoon has arrived and with it the annual problem of overflowing garbage in the metropolis. Every year, residents of the Kathmandu Valley have to suffer the unbearable stench e... Read More


Fifth municipal assembly of Kathmandu Metropolitan City announces 'new' plans for 2019/20

Kathmandu, June 21 -- Mayor Bidya Sundar Shakya unveiled another slew of plans for the Kathmandu Metropolitan City for the fiscal year 2019/20 at the conclusion of the fifth municipal assembly held in... Read More


Pashupatinath area--declared a 'beggar-free zone' only a year ago--sees almost double the number of beggars this year

Kathmandu, June 19 -- It's scorching hot and Kanchi Tamang, who lost all her fingers to leprosy, sits in the shade of the gate at the entrance of the main temple of Pashupatinath--begging for alms fro... Read More


City authority says it will auction off goods confiscated from street vendors

Kathmandu, June 18 -- The Kathmandu Metropolitan City has announced that it will auction off the goods seized from street hawkers and other illegal vendors. This will be the first-of-its-kind move fr... Read More


Authorities yet to go through 'Road Safety Audit' report on Kalanki-Koteshwor stretch submitted three weeks ago

Kathmandu, June 12 -- No significant improvement can be seen in adopting safety measures by the Department of Roads on the 10.5 km Kalanki-Koteshwor road section even after three weeks of receiving th... Read More


Public Complaint Unit has not received a single complaint in 4 months

Kathmandu, June 10 -- The Public Complaint Unit, also known as Hello Mahaganagar, a hotline service, was established by the Kathmandu Metropolitan City to address problems faced by the public within t... Read More