Fall armyworms have spread across 58 districts of Nepal so far: Agriculture Ministry

Kathmandu, June 23 The Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development says fall armyworm, insects that attack maize plants, have spread across 58 districts of Nepal. A recent report prepared by the ministry says they had led the country to lose 21 per cent of the maize production in total. The worms have been found in […]

FNCCI election likely in August second week

Kathmandu, June 22 The umbrella organisation of Nepali private businesses, Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industries, is preparing to hold its stalled election in the second week of August. Earlier, the election was scheduled to be held on April 10 and 11. After the country went on lockdown to control the coronavirus outbreak […]