Environment

12,000 saplings planted at Deutibajyai community forest

28 July, Surkhet: Around 12,000 saplings of different species have been planted at Deutibajyai Community Forest at Latikoili VDC in Surkhet district. The Deutibajyai...
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Nepal awarded for reducing rhino poaching

12 July, Kathmandu: Nepal has been awarded from CITES Secretary-General’s Certificates of Commendation for its exemplary wildlife law enforcement efforts. The Secretary-General of the Convention...
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Government unveils many programs for forest conservation and bio-diversity

Kathmandu, June 29: The government has come up with a national campaign of 'one home one tree, one village one forest and one city...

Minister vows locals’ participation in Chure conservation

21 June, Kathmandu: Minister for Forest and Soil Conservation Mahesh Acharya has pledged to ensure local’s maximum participation for the conservation of the Chure...

Study: 20,000 elephants poached in Africa in 2013

15 June, Geneva (AP) — More than 20,000 elephants were poached last year in Africa where large seizures of smuggled ivory eclipsed those in...

Maneater leopard murdered in Arghakhanchi

12 June, Arghakhanchi: Police have murdered a man-eater leopard at Sandhikharkha Municipality-1 in Arghakhanchi district following the locals' complaints.According to the locals, four babies were...

Nepal’s leasehold forestry program to get continuity

11 June, Kathmandu: The Ministry of Forest and Soil Conservation is to give continuity to the leasehold forestry program under the community-based forests management...

Rising Sea Levels Are Exposing Bodies of Buried WWII Soldiers

8 June: During United Nations-sponsored climate change talks in Germany, the foreign minister of the Marshall Islands said 26 skeletons of World War II...

Hetuadu is Nepal’s cleanest city

June 6, Kathmandu: Hetauda Municipality of Makwanpur District has been declared the cleanest city in the country for 2014. The declaration was made on the...

Chief Secretary Poudel awarded Rs 75,000 for role in Bagmati cleaning

June 5, Kathmandu: Chief Secretary Leelamani Poudel was awarded with Rs 75,000 for his role in Bagmati cleaning campaign, at a program organised to...