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Process begins to appoint CEO at Forest Corporation Limited

Kathmandu - The government has begun a process to appoint a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at the Nepal Forest Corporation Limited constituted by merging...

California wildfire (In Photos)

Firefighters with Cal Fire Mendocino Unit work the line as a wildfire advances Monday, July 30, 2018, in Lakeport, Calif. A pair of wildfires...

Green Revolution Campaign in schools to mark National Education Day

Kathmandu : "Green Forest- Nepal's Asset" was the country's motto at one time in the past. It was vigorously promoted from the state level....

Himalayan herbs at brink of extinction

MANANG: The growing trend of picking buds of herbs before maturity has posed a risk of extinction to Himalayan herbs in the district. Herbs mainly Yarchagumba,...

9,000 saplings distributed for free in Dang

Dang : The Agriculture Development Division (ADD) at Tulsipur Sub-Metropolitan City has distributed a total of 9,000 saplings of different species of the fruits...

Country’s dependency on wood increasing, timber import exceeds Rs 6 billion

Forty-five percent total land in the country is covered by forest area. Despite this backdrop, country's dependency on other countries for timber is growing....

Sama Gaun wildfire continues

Gorkha : The wildfire that erupted two days ago and has been fanning across the forest at Sama Gaun area in southern part of...

Wildfires engulfing Doti forests yet to be contained

Wildfires sweeping some community and leasehold forests in the district are yet to be tamed. Around 745 hectares of forestland has been destroyed in the...

Forest in Kailali depleting alarmingly

Attariya : The forests in Kailali district, which are one of the huge natural heritages of the Province No 7, were rapidly depleting lately...

Industrial area project affects plan of community forest

Kathmandu : The government’s initiative to establish industrial area in Shaktikhor, Chitwan has affected the preparation to open Udayapur Community Improved Furniture Industry, putting...