Tag: Pokhara

Anti-govt protests in Biratnagar, Pokhara also

Kathmandu, June 11 When some youth in Kathmandu staged a protest against the government, similar events have been reported from Biratnagar and Pokhara, provincial capitals of Province 1 and Gandaki respectively. The protesters in the regional cities also showed placards and chanted slogans criticising the government’s slow Covid-19 response and lack of transparency in its […]

Pokhara introduces law to enforce e-ticketing in public transportation

Pokhara, January 29 The Pokhara metropolitan city in Kaski district of western Nepal has implemented an act to enforce e-ticketing in the public transportation sector. The sixth city council assembly concluded on Wednesday endorsed the Public Transport Management Act. According to the act, all long-route and intra-city public vehicles that operate in the city government’s […]

Bad weather forces two helicopters to land on Pokhara playground

Pokhara, December 18 Two helicopters have been landed on a playground due to bad weather condition in Pokhara. The helicopters belonging to Air Dynasty and Simrik Air were landed at Gosteghat playground on the bank of Seti at Lamachaur of Pokhara metropolitan city-19 at 10:10 am today. The choppers were returning to Pokhara airport from […]

Pokhara hosting street festival this New Year also

Pokhara, December 16 Like in previous years, the Restaurant and Bar Association (REBAN) Pokhara is organising the 21st edition of street festival at Pokhara’s popular tourism hub, Lakeside, from December 28, 2019, to January 1, 2020. At a press conference, REBAN shared that that event would be organised with a slogan ‘Let us enjoy street […]

(Updated) Five killed in Kaski mud mound collapse

Pokhara, December 1 As the two other workers also succumbed to injuries the death toll in the mud mound collapse in Pokhara-20 of Kaski has reached five. All the victims were residents of Pedikhola, Bagchaur-4 of Salyan district and were working in Pokhara. They have been identified as Jit Bahadur Basnet, Ganesh Oli, Tobhan Basnet, […]

Bangladeshi President tours in Pokhara

Pokhara, November 14 President of Bangladesh, Mohammad Abdul Hamid, has arrived in Pokhara on Thursday afternoon. President Hamid, who arrived on a four-day official visit to Nepal on Tuesday, went to Pokhara on a Nepal Army helicopter. Accompanied by his wife, he has taken a boat ride in Phewa Lake and will be visiting other […]