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Girl found murdered after rape in Southeast Nepal Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

MAHOTTARI: A girl has been found dead in the banks of the Maraha river in Thapa tole of Gaushala municipality-10, Mahottari today. Sharmila Danuwar of Gaushala, is suspected to have been murdered after rape. Danuwar' body was found this morning, with her mouth and neck tied up, blue marks in both..

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Five held with contraband from Samakhusi and Kalanki

KATHMANDU: The Narcotic Control Bureau of Nepal Police today has made public five persons, including an Indian national, who arrested in possession of narcotic drugs from Samakhusi and Kalanki in Kathmandu on Wednesday. The arrested were Bhuwan Adhikari of Pokhara, Hazif Nasim Akhtar Teli of..

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Three arrested for cow slaughter Tuesday, October 1st, 2019

CHITWAN: Police have arrested three persons at a time when they were slaughtering a cow at Janapriyatol of Kalika municipality-3 of eastern Chitwan this morning. However, two others involved in the crime managed to escape. According to the Area Police Office, Tandi, the arrested are Nirmaya..

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Sub inspector arrested over graft charge Monday, September 30th, 2019

KATHMANDU: The regional office of Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) in Butwal on Monday held security personnel red-handed while taking a bribe of Rs 15,000. Sub-Inspector of Police Khim Bahadur GC was arrested on the charge of receiving the bribe amount from service..

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Girls from 4-18 years victim of violence in Nepal Monday, September 23rd, 2019

LALITPUR: Girls between four to 18 years old have become the highest number of victims to violence in the country. It was shared at a programme organised on Monday to release a study report on 'Nepal Police's accountability in human rights of women survivors of rape and access to justice' carried..

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CIB arrests 11 bank staffs including former CEO Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

KATHMANDU: The Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police has arrested 11 employees including the former chief executive officer of the Bank of Kathmandu for bank fraud- providing loan with the mortgage of waterside land. Those arrested are former CEO Ajay Shrestha, borrower Surendra..

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Man gets 10-year jail term for rape in Nepal Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

SYANGJA: The District Court Syangja on Wednesday sentenced a 45-year-old man to ten years in prison for rape of a teenager. He is Rahamad Alimiya also known as Phatte residing in Bhirkot municipality-2 and was convicted of rape against the 19-year-old girl on December 23, 2017, court registrar..

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Two leaders, a cadre of Chand-led Maoist group held Monday, September 16th, 2019

KATHMANDU: The police have arrested two leaders and a cadre of the Communist Party of Nepal led by Netra Bikram Chand from Jhapa and Humla districts. A police team in civil uniform from the State 1 state police office, acting on a special tip off, held Prabin Mishra, the party's Jhapa district..

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Two arrested in connection with Sarlahi firing Sunday, September 15th, 2019

SARLAHI: Police have made public two persons who were arrested on the charges of their alleged involvement in a firing incident at Ishworpur Municipality in Sarlahi district on Saturday night. The arrested ones are Ranjit Rae, 27, of Karmuhan of Ishworpur Muncipality-11 in the district and Umesh..

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16-year-old gang-raped in Southeast Nepal Friday, September 13th, 2019

MAHOTTARI: A gang of four people raped a 16-year-old girl at Samsi rural municipality in Mahottari district, Southeast Nepal. The rape took place one week ago, but it came to light later following a complaint lodged by the rape survivor's family. The rape occurred in the evening when she was out..

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Man attempting to extort money arrested Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019

KATHMANDU: Police here have arrested a man for attempting to extort money from a woman by threatening to kill her daughter if he would not get Rs 2 million paid. According to the Metropolitan Police Range, Kathmandu's Spokesperson Hobindra Bogati, police on Tuesday arrested Santosh Kandel of..

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