KATHMANDU: Nepal has achieved remarkable progress on reducing early childhood mortality, improving public health and nutrition and immunization, preventing deaths from diarrhea, fever and acute res

FRANKFURT: The human and economic cost of natural disasters such as hurricanes and earthquakes fell sharply worldwide last year, helped by improved early warning systems, the world’s largest reinsu

KATHMANDU: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide a loan assistance of SDR 38.921 million (equivalent to

DIPAYAL: With the campaigns so far for declaring Doti an Open Defecation Free zone not being result-oriented, the district is going to miss the deadline.

KATHMANDU: The Ministry of Agricultural Development (MoAD) has sought an additional budget of Rs 4.5 billion from the Ministry of Finance (MoF) to compensate flood and landslide affected farmers ac

PHIDIM: Phidim, the district headquarters of Panchthar, has been declared polyethylene bag free zone, but lack of monitoring has made the declaration ineffective.

KATHMANDU: After successfully installing 100 solar lights on the streets of Bagbazaar, Rani Pokhari, Ratna Park and New Road, the Kathmandu Metropolitan City is planning to install sensor system so

SINDHULIMADI: Locals of Sindhuli, where most of the VDCs have been declared open defecation free zone, are reeling under water crisis.

KATHMANDU: A recent research conducted by Centre for Heart Attack Awareness in Nepal (CHAIN) has shown that cardiovascular diseases, which have emerged as a major killer globally, is not only seen

POKHARA: Inhabitants of two villages in the mountain district of Mustang have abandoned their homes and migrated to lower regions, thanks to climate change.

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