Mugling's new bridge 'almost' ready

CHITWAN, April 15 -- The construction of Mugling's new bridge over the Trishuli River that connects Chitwan and Tanahun districts is in the final stage of completion. Officials of the Department of R... Read More

Local units to abolish child labor by 2029

CHITWAN, April 9 -- The Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security has launched a "National Master Plan 2075-2085 BS" to abolish child labor. The master plan aims to eradicate child labor from... Read More

Bharatpur Hospital in shortage of land to build new infrastructure

CHITWAN, April 9 -- Bharatpur Hospital of Chitwan, which has been a prime destination for patients in the central region, has been attracting even more service seekers after being upgraded to super sp... Read More

Mom and two children found hanging inside closed room

CHITWAN, April 6 -- A mother along with her two children allegedly committed suicide in Bharatpur Metropolitan City on Thursday evening. According to Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Durgaraj Re... Read More

41 rhinos dead in nine months at Chitwan National Park

CHITWAN, March 25 -- On Sunday a female rhino in Chitwan breathed her last. She was spotted dead near a septic tank of a hotel in Jagatpur, Bharatpur Municipality - 23. With this, the number of rhinos... Read More

Fishing nets prove fatal for endangered gharials

CHITWAN, March 12 -- At least seven gharials in the Rapti River of Chitwan National Park (CNP) area have been found dead in this current fiscal year. Some of them were found entangled in fishing nets,... Read More

Bank accounts for daughters born at birthing centers

CHITWAN, March 2 -- There are a number of underdeveloped villages in Ichhakamana Rural Municipality, the only rural municipality in Chitwan district. Only a few wards have access to roads as most of t... Read More

Two years on, 4.5-km bypass road sees no sign of completion

CHITWAN, Feb. 23 -- Even after two years of commencement, the expansion work for 4.49-kilometer-long bypass road connecting Aaptari to the Central Bus Terminal in Bharatpur is yet to complete. The pro... Read More

School stops mid-day meal, Chepang students quit school

CHITWAN, Feb. 18 -- Janjagriti Basic School (JBS) at the Bandarjhula settlement in Madi Municipality has 50 students. In the beginning of the academic year, there were 15 students from the Chepang com... Read More

Chitwan egg producers rue low prices

CHITWAN, Feb. 12 -- Poultry farmers of Chitwan are facing difficulty to meet their production costs in the face of increasing government tax on poultry feed and involvement of middle-men in pricing eg... Read More