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.

KATHMANDU: The Kathmandu Valley Development Authority under the Ministry of Urban Development today planted approximately 700 trees and shrubs on the eight-lane road strips stretching 2.66-km betwe

Kathmandu Metropolitan City’s campaign focused on community cleaning has gathered over 100 tonnes of waste in three days. With the success, KMC has planned to run the campaign every 15 days.

The widespread loss of greenery to the ongoing road expansion drive in Kathmandu Valley is set to be reverted beginning with a section on the 2.2km road spanning Maitighar and Tinkune.

Forty-seven-year old Chuda Mani Dangal, a local grocery store owner at Koteshwor, recently recovered from persistent coughing and headache that compelled him to stay home for nearly two weeks.

In an attempt to mobilise large number of people to tidy up the capital in the run-up to the Saarc summit, Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is all set to organise a mass cleaning campaign on June

A recent statistics show that the Kathmandu Valley is still a major hub for trading and smuggling of body parts of endangered wild animals.

KATHMANDU: The Department of Food Technology and Quality Control has filed cases against 263 different companies so far this fiscal for not adhering to quality standards that the Food Act, 1967 has

The water treatment plant in Sundarijal which supplies drinking water to the Kathmandu Valley is in a dilapidated condition.