Even right activists and teachers observe criminalised Chhaupadi in western Nepal

Nepal, Jan. 11 -- Although the government has already criminalised Chhaupadi, the practice of banishing women to secluded huts during their menstrual periods, many people's representatives, right acti... Read More

In Jhalakpur, sweating it out for water

Bajhang, Dec. 13 -- Anita Jagari hasn't had a good night's sleep for the past two months. Every Water is precious in Jhalakpur, a remote village in Bungal Municipality-6 of Bajhang district, where re... Read More

Private sector raises investment in hydropower projects in the Farwest

Nepal, Dec. 2 -- Private sector investment in hydropower projects has been increasing steadily in the hilly districts of far-western region. A few months ago, Api Hydropower Company completed the 8.5... Read More

Talkot students study in open after landslide destroys school

BAJHANG, Nov. 25 -- Students of Bishwonath Primary School at Talkot Rural Municipality-3 in Bajhang district have been forced to study in the open for the past four months after a landslide in August ... Read More

Team studies Bajhang's ancient ruins

BAJHANG, Nov. 13 -- A team from the Department of Archaeology (DoA) has conducted a study on the ancient durbars built by the then Bajhangi Kings in Bajhang district. The team studied the remaining h... Read More

Farmers switch back to organic fertiliser

BAJHANG, Nov. 12 -- Many farmers in Bajhang have started switching back to using organic fertiliser to protect the soil health on their farms which had started deteriorating due to use of chemical fer... Read More

Bajhang connected to national grid after 11 years

BAJHANG, Nov. 7 -- @media(max-width: 468px){.esewa-wrap{width: 100%;}.esewa-wrap-ad-kantipur{background-image: url('http://jcss-cdn.ekantipur.com/common/images/ads/esewa_pasal_mobile_25sep_320X100.gif... Read More