Laid-off workers demand payment from Unilever

HETAUDA, May 22 -- Unilever Nepal employees slammed the multinational company for not paying off the workers at its subsidiaries that have recently shut down. Two of the three subsidiaries whose produ... Read More

Makwanpur court fails to maintain case settlement rate

HETAUDA, May 9 -- The District Court in Makwanpur had set a goal to settle 70 percent of its cases within this fiscal year. However, the target seems unachievable given the rising number of cases that... Read More

Makwanpur local units take over health posts

Hetauda, May 6 -- After the health posts came under the ambit of the local units, locals residing in remote areas of Makwanpur district have been getting regular health services. Since the respective ... Read More

District panel allows landless quake victims to build houses

HETAUDA, May 5 -- The District Coordination Committee has decided to allow the landless earthquake victims in Makwanpur to build new houses in their existing land plots. A recent meeting of the commi... Read More

Country's oldest highway in urgent need of repair

Hetauda, April 30 -- Traveling through Tribhuvan Highway, the country's oldest highway, is becoming increasingly treacherous and risky due to poor road conditions caused by a lack of timely maintenanc... Read More

CPN district in-charge Ghalanarrested soon after his release

HETAUDA, April 30 -- Police arrested Bir Bahadur Ghalan, in charge of the district committee of the Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal, immediately after he was released on bail by the Ma... Read More

Construction of suspension bridge completed before deadline

HETAUDA, April 29 -- At a time when extending the deadlines for construction projects by contractors has become a new norm in the country, the successful completion of a suspension bridge in a remote ... Read More

Enrolment drive for Chepang kids

HETAUDA, April 26 -- Raksirang Rural Municipality in Makwanpur has initiated school enrolment drive for children of the impoverished Chepang communities. With the objective of providing education to ... Read More

Senior citizens, disabled people get social security grant at their doorsteps

HETAUDA, April 23 -- Senior citizens of Kailash Rural Municipality, a remote local unit in Makwanpur district, have heaved a sigh of relief as the rural municipality has started providing elderly allo... Read More

Kanti Highway expected to be fully operational by October

HETAUDA, April 21 -- The Kanti Highway-a nearly 90-km-long feeder road connecting Lalitpur, Satdobato to Buddha Chowk, Hetauda-which is currently undergoing upgradation works, is expected to be fully ... Read More