Environment

Where Has All the Water Gone?

Yasmin Siddiqi 22 March, Manila: We live on a parched planet. Farmers till arid pastureland, and policymakers fret over empty reservoirs, dry rivers, and thirsty...

Parliamentarians for effective mechanism to control air pollution

21 March, Kathmandu: The parliamentarians in the Parliamentary Committee for Environment Conservation have pressed for devising an effective mechanism to control the air pollution...

Bagmati Cleaning Campaign into 200th week

11 March, Kathmandu, March 11: Thousands of people participated in the march from Sundarijal to Chovar along the route on the bank of the...

32 metric tonnes of solid waste collected from major rivers in Valley

4 March, Kathmandu: A total of 32 metric tonnes of solid waste was extracted in course of the weekly cleaning of the major rivers...
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Bird flu detected in Pokhara

26 Feb, Pokhara: Bird flu has been detected at Khalte in Pokhara, said the Kaski District Livestock Services Office (DLSO). The avian-flu virus has been...

26 metric ton waste managed from rives in Valley

25 Feb, Kathmandu: A total of 26 metric tons of solid waste was extracted in the cleaning of the major rivers that took place...

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...