Province 5 sees high number of women dying unnatural deaths

BUTWAL, May 18 -- Her wedding plans finalised, Sabnam Nisha was set to get married in June. But on the evening of May 7, the 19-year-old went missing from her home in Gaidahawa Rural Municipality of R... Read More

Non-formal women's school in Butwal hit by financial crisis

BUTWAL, May 15 -- Sadhana Women's School in Butwal, which was established 13 years ago, is on the verge of collapse due to financial crisis. The school management is now having a hard time managing re... Read More

Butwal organises function to commemorate Jitgadhi victory

BUTWAL, April 21 -- Butwal Sub-metropolitan City in Rupandehi district organised a function on Saturday to commemorate the historic victory at Jitgadhi, a fort during the Anglo-Nepal war (1814-16). P... Read More

Free uniforms, materials to attract students

BUTWAL, April 19 -- In an attempt to bring all children of school-going age to the school system, Kotahimai Rural Municipality has started distributing school uniforms, bags and stationeries to the st... Read More

Three projects in limbo after losing funding from Asian Development Bank

BUTWAL, April 9 -- Three projects worth Rs870 million were pushed into uncertainty after the financer Asian Development Bank decided to pull funding for them. Started in 2010, the projects--solid wast... Read More

Krishni Tharu's journey from ex-Kamlari to Deputy Speaker

BUTWAL, March 9 -- Krishni Tharu, Deputy Speaker in Provincial Assembly of Province 5, elected to the position in 2017, is a former Kamlari, an indentured girl child labourer, from the Tharu community... Read More

Tilottama Gold Cup: Dauphins claim third straight title

BUTWAL, Feb. 26 -- Dauphins Family of Cameroon defeated Nepal Police Club (NPC) in sudden death penalty shootout in the final of the Tilottama Gold Cup football tournament to claim third back-to-back ... Read More

NPC eye Tilottama title

BUTWAL, Feb. 25 -- Nepal Police Club (NPC) and Dauphins Family of Cameroon clash on Monday for the title of Tilottama Gold Cup football tournament at the ANFA Academy grounds in Devinagar. Both teams... Read More

Nepal Police enter final of Tilottama Gold Cup

BUTWAL, Feb. 24 -- Nepal Police Club defeated Chyasal Youth Club 3-1 to enter into the final of the Tilottama Gold Cup football tournament in Butwal on Saturday. Chyasal skipper Amir Shrestha was sen... Read More

Dauphins advance to final

Butwal, Feb. 23 -- Dauphins Family of Cameroon advanced to the final of the Tilottama Gold Cup football tournament with a 2-0 win over Rupandehi XI at the ANFA Academy grounds in Devinagar on Friday. ... Read More