Construction of runway at Bhairahawa airport completed

BHAIRAHAWA, May 23 -- The construction of a new runway at Gautam Buddha International Airport in Bhairahawa was completed on Tuesday, raising hopes that the country's second international airport migh... Read More

President inaugurates Visit Lumbini Year; campaign targets over 2 million tourists

Nepal, May 19 -- President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Saturday inaugurated the Visit Lumbini Year 2076 BS, a campaign launched by Province 5 with an objective to draw more than 2 million visitors to Lumbi... Read More

Construction of bridges along Postal Highway incomplete

BHAIRAHAWA, May 2 -- Passengers traveling on the Bhairahawa-Lumbini road section have been greatly inconvenienced by the dilapidated bridges at Tinau and Dandapul. The single-lane bridges cannot hold ... Read More

After nearly two decades of inactivity, Bhairahawa special economic zone sputters to life

BHAIRAHAWA, April 27 -- Nearly two decades of inactivity since its establishment 18 years ago, the special economic zone in Bhairahawa is witnessing a gradual change in recent times as 10 new industri... Read More

Gautam Buddha airport project faces material supply problems

BHAIRAHAWA, April 24 -- Construction work on Gautam Buddha International Airport in Bhairahawa has hit a snag with local authorities demanding a higher price for riverbed materials. The country's nati... Read More

Police clinch taekwondo, karate team titles

Nepal, April 24 -- Nepal Police Club clinched the taekwondo team championship held under the eighth National Games in Bhairahawa on Tuesday. NPC won 11 gold, three silver and three bronze medals to t... Read More