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Jhapa trader murders own partner

Kathmandu, September 11 A textile trader has been found murdered in Barhadashi, Gaurigaj Rural Municipality-6 of Jhapa district on Tuesday. Police have suspected that Khem Raj Paudel (38) was murdered by his own business partner Shradam Hussein. They say Hussein resorted to a knife attack over a financial dispute. Paudel was missing since last night. […]

Jhapa man held for marital rape

Jhapa, August 6 Police in Jhapa district of eastern Nepal have arrested a man for allegedly raping own wife. Police made the arrest acting on a complaint filed by the suspect’s 22-year-old wife in Birtamod Municipality of the district. The alleged victim has claimed in her complaint that her husband would force serve to sex […]

26-year-old woman arrested for allegedly planting explosive in Jhapa

Jhapa, May 13 A 26-year-old woman has been arrested for allegedly planting a ‘socket bomb’ at the garage of Suryodaya Yatayat Pvt Ltd office in the district on Sunday. The improvised explosive device had exploded this morning at the office in Mechinagar. The arrestee Smriti Rijal is affiliated to Nepal Communist Party, informed SP Bishnu […]

Should I go on hunger strike for you to address my demands, questions lawmaker Lingden

Kathmandu, May 10 Rastriya Prajatantra Party lawmaker Rajendra Lingden has urged the government to rescue residents of his constituency in Jhapa district of southeastern Nepal from the risk of flooding. He warns that he will launch a hunger strike if the government fails to heed his demand. Addressing the pre-budget discussion in the House of […]

Jhapa: Locals nab ‘wasted’ ward chairman, force him to promise improvement

Jhapa, March 29 Locals of Mechinagar Municipality-2 in the district have taken their ward chairman under control and handed him over to police, after he was found drunk at office. The locals nabbed Tilak Neupane on Wednesday afternoon after he was found reporting to office under the influence of alcohol repeatedly. Tipped off by locals, […]

Biratamod shut to protest murder

Jhapa, March 13 Gold and silver dealers have enforced a shutdown in Birtamod Bazar to protest the killing of a goldsmith, Sajan Mukhiya. Mukhia, who had been missing since March 4, was found dead on Monday. His body was found at Kolbung of Rong Rural Municipality-3 in the┬áneighbouring district of Ilam. Police have arrested three […]