More Chand cadres quit party

SURKHET, April 20 -- 21 members from Surkhet have left As the government banned the Communist Party of Nepal (NCP) led by Netra Bikram Chand, the number of leaders and cadres quitting the party has i... Read More

Bheri-Babai tunnel drilling completed with TBM

SURKHET, April 17 -- The drilling of a tunnel with the use of a Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) has been completed in Nepal for the first time. With the help of the TBM, the 12.2 kilometer tunnel for the ... Read More

Tourism campaign misses target

SURKHET, April 13 -- Karnali Province welcomed only 233,021 tourists during tourism year campaign which is far below the targeted 500,000 footfall Karnali Province welcomed 233,021 tourists in Nepali... Read More

Province minister illegally extracting resources in Bheri

SURKHET, March 26 -- The raging flood in the Bheri River in 2014 killed 10 people and inundated dozens of homes. A large part of arable land was inundated. Around 50 households which were rendered ho... Read More

Chand's men on extortion drive in Surkhet

SURKHET, March 18 -- The Netra Bikram Chand led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) whose activities were recently banned by the government, has issued letters to contractors, elected officials and busines... Read More

Chand group had taken arms from cantonments: Minister

SURKHET, March 14 -- Minister for Agriculture and Livestock Chakrapani Khanal has revealed that the Chand-led group had taken away some arms from the cantonments after the then Maoist party joined mai... Read More

Rautes get their first salary!

SURKHET, March 14 -- Five members of the Raute community who were appointed as social workers by the Social Service Center (SOSEC) have received their first salary. Last month, SOSEC had appointed fi... Read More

Women lead the way in commercial farming in Surkhet

SURKHET, March 11 -- Gumi village in eastern Surkhet was popular as 'Lahure Basti' in the past as most of the village youths were working for the Indian Army. Well-off families soon migrated to urban ... Read More

Rs 3.7m embezzled during inauguration of Karnali-Rara Tourism Year: PAC

SURKHET, March 5 -- The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of the Karnali Provincial Assembly has concluded that over Rs 3.7 million was embezzled during inauguration of Karnali-Rara Tourism Year - 2075 ... Read More

Locals deprived of govt services as representatives go on excursion

SURKHET, Feb. 26 -- As a jumbo team of 40 representatives, including the chairperson of Simta Rural Municipality has left for an excursion, the service seekers visiting the local unit have been oblige... Read More