Environment

Westerly wind brings cloudy condition

16 Feb, Kathmandu: Many places in the country including the Kathmandu Valley today saw partially cloudy conditions due to the influence of the Westerly...

Drone cameras to be used to check garbage disposal into Bagmati

11 Feb, Kathmandu: Anyone used to throwing garbage into Bagmati river? Beware! You may be caught and booked. As part of the Bagmati Clean-Up Campaign...
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Frog species becoming extinct

5 Feb, Kanchanpur : Increasing use of chemical fertilizers and pesticides has pushed many species of frogs in Nepal towards extinction. The amphibians otherwise easily...

11 metric tonnes of solid wastage scooped up from major rivers in Valley

14 Jan, Kathmandu: A total of 11 metric tonnes of solid waste was extracted from the Bagmati River and its various tributaries in the...

Global warming impact detected on water sources in Bajura

10 Jan, Bajura: A total of 15 village development committees of the district have been selected for protecting the drinking water resources from global...

10 tonnes of solid waste scooped up from Rivers in valley

7 Jan, Kathmandu: Around 10 tonnes of solid waste were extracted from various rivers in the Kathmandu valley including Bagmati River and its tributaries...

Quake-stricken at the receiving end of peak winter’s inclement weather

3 Jan, Melamchi: The increasing cold has made life difficult in the alpine areas of the Sindhupalchowk district with quake-stricken at the receiving end...

World cities seek $375 bn to fight climate change

3 Dec, Mexico City: The world's big cities will need $375 billion of investment to curb climate change, a large gathering of mayors heard...

Low pressure prompts weather change, rain expected in eastern parts

  28 Nov, Kathmandu: The effect of low pressure that has developed up to 1.5 kilometres from the surface has brought about a sudden change...

UN chief ‘sure’ Trump will reconsider climate change stance

16 Nov, Marrakech, Morocco: U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says he hopes Donald Trump will shift course on global warming and "understand the seriousness and urgency"...