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Strawberry fields in Tarai producing good harvests

Birtamod, March 27 -- Manjil Roman was working in Dubai when he heard that farmers were growing strawberries in Bhagudubba, Bahradashi rural municipality. He returned home last week, and one of the fi... Read More


Jhapa farmers are growing tobacco, a crop more profitable than paddy

Birtamod, Feb. 29 -- The farmers in Jhapa district are generating good income from tobacco farming. Easy market access and good value for their products are the major reasons for farmers to be attract... Read More


Machhindra lift Satashi Gold Cup

Birtamode, Feb. 25 -- Star-studded Machhindra Club edged past Three Star Club 1-0 to lift the Satashi Gold Cup title in Jhiljhile, Jhapa on Sunday. It was their second title in a week. A third-minute... Read More


Machhindra enter final in Jhiljhile

Birtamode, Feb. 21 -- Tribhuvan Army Club faced their second defeat in a week against Machhindra Club after they were whipped 2-0 in the semi-final of the third Satashi Gold Cup football tournament in... Read More


Machhindra rally against Gorkha Boys to enter semi-final in Jhiljhile

Birtamode, Feb. 19 -- New league champions Machhindra Club rallied from a goal down to beat Gorkha Boys of Rupandehi 2-1 and enter the Satashi Gold Cup football tournament semi-finals in Jhiljhile, Jh... Read More


Recently asphalted Charpane-Narayanchok-Jayapur road develop cracks

Birtamod, Feb. 8 -- The newly paved Charpane-Narayanchok-Jayapur road in Arjundhara Municipality, Jhapa, has started to crack and locals blame the use of low-grade materials. The newly asphalted road... Read More


Vision-related problems a concern among Jhapa children

Birtamod, Feb. 1 -- Suhana Bhandari, a sixth grader at Everest Smart Education Academy in Birtamod, is nearsighted and uses minus 1.25 prescription glasses. Even though she wears glasses, she has diff... Read More


Haphazard construction of infrastructure in community forests affects ecosystem

Damak, Jan. 30 -- An artificial pond was constructed on the premises of the wetland inside the Hamse Dumse Community Forest in Damak Municipality last August. The pond was constructed in a bid to prom... Read More


Haphazard construction of infrastructure in community forests affects ecosystem in Jhapa

Damak, Jan. 30 -- An artificial pond was constructed on the premises of the wetland inside the Hamse Dumse Community Forest in Damak Municipality last August. The pond was constructed in a bid to prom... Read More


Nepali tea manufacturers hold their stocks as prices crash

Birtamod, Jan. 29 -- Tea manufacturers in Nepal's tea-growing heartland in the east have filled their warehouses with their products because selling at the prevailing price will not allow them to brea... Read More