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DPU PhD candidate successfully defends thesis on the everyday politics of water

 

 

 

14 May 2019
Congratulations to Stephanie Butcher who has successfully defended her PhD thesis examining the ‘everyday politics of water’ and how this shaped the experience of citizenship for diverse residents of Kathmandu’s informal settlements.

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महिनावारी स्वच्छता व्यवस्थापनको समस्या र चुनौतीका बिषयमा छलफल

२५ बैशाख २०७६, बुधबार १८:०२

काठमाडौ : महिनावारी स्वच्छता व्यवस्थापनको समस्या र चुनौतीका बिषयमा नीति निर्माता, विशेषज्ञ, वास क्षेत्रमा कार्यरत सरकारी तथा गैरसरकारी संस्था र स्यानिटरी प्याड बनाउने उद्योग बीच बृहत छलफल भएको छ ।

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शौचालय बिनाको सहर

वैशाख २१, २०७६रमा बस्याल


प्राचीन कालको कुरै नगरौं, मध्ययुगमै पनि सार्वजनिक शौचालय ज्यादै कम हुन्थे । १९ औं शताब्दीको सुरुवातमा युरोपका केही ठूला सहर पेरिस, बर्लिन, लन्डन, फ्याङ्कर्फटमा शौचालय बनाइएका थिए । औद्योगिक युगको सुरुवातपछि सन् १८५१ मा लन्डनको क्रिष्टल प्यालेसमा सबैभन्दा पहिलो 'फ्लस' गर्ने सार्वजनिक शौचालय बनाइयो ।

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First cholera case confirmed in Kathmandu

- ARJUN POUDEL, Kathmandu



Cholera has been detected in a patient who was admitted to Sukraraj Tropical and Infectious Disease Hospital in Teku for treatment of diarrhoeal disease.

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KUKL efficacy in doubt

COMPLETION OF MELAMCHI PROJECT MAY NOT TRANSLATE TO RESPITE FROM WATER-RELATED WOES WITH DECISIONS PENDING

HIMALAYAN NEWS SERVICE
Kathmandu, November 29

Kathmandu Valley denizens hoping for an end to all their drinking water-related woes may not get the respite they hope for with the long-awaited Melamchi Drinking Water Project expected to be completed by September or October next year.
This is because some crucial decisions that need to taken through the board of Kathmandu Upatyaka Khanepani Ltd (KUKL) has been stalled since long. The public-private partnership company is the authorised body to handle the management of drinking water and waste water in the Valley.

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