Pre-monsoon activity has gained strength

Pre-monsoon activity has gained strength

Kathmandu, March 11 Pre-monsoon activity picked up in some parts of the country, mainly the hilly region and Kathmandu valley, bringing moderate rainfall today. Some areas across the country received showers which the Meteorological Forecasting Division (MFD) said was normal before the monsoon season which begins in June. Meteorologist Raju Pradhananga said, “This is a regular phenomenon and we will... Read More
Increased number of road accidents with wild animals

Increased number of road accidents with wild animals

Hours before sunrise on a cool February night this year, a four-year-old male leopard waited behind a bush along the National Highway 8 that cuts through the Tungareshwar Wildlife Sanctuary in Maharashtra. As vehicles zipped passed along the high-speed motorway, it waited for a break in traffic to make it to the other side. But traffic never ceases on the... Read More