The government has provided power production license to additional two hydroelectricity projects.
Massive mining of sand and stones in the Chure hills has heightened the threats of floods, desertification and drying up of water resources as far as the Tarai region, too.
In a sharp contradiction to the claims of district forest officials about serious steps being taken to protect forest areas, rampant smuggling of trees and other valuable forest products is on the
Epidemics of diarrhea and cholera that gripped Chandrapur-2, Gaidatar of the district some two months ago is still out of control.
In yet another instance of greenery being destroyed for implementing developmental projects, trees in six different community forests in the BP Nagar area of Doti district are being chopped down ra
A ban has been imposed on the practice of disposing of unused and expired medicines and medical products on open areas close to human settlements by pharmaceutical companies and pharmacies in Birgu
Floodwater generally triggers waterborne disease like cholera, jaundice, typhoid and several others, but officials with Epidemiology and Disease Control Division (EDCD) of the Department of Health
If you think that those fresh veggies are going to make you healthier, you are in for a shock. More than 90 percent pesticide residue has been found in vegetables sold in the Kathmandu Valley.
A lot of people rely on groundwater in the Kathmandu Valley, which has been reeling under acute water scarcity, especially during the dry season.
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