COVID-19 patient dies at Patan Hospital

KATHMANDU, July 11 -- A chronic kidney patient succumbed to COVID-19 at the Lalitpur-based Patan Hospital on Friday evening. According to Bishnu Sharma, director of the hospital, the 60-year-old man ... Read More

SC tells ministry to allow import of goods stuck at various custom points

KATHMANDU, July 11 -- The Supreme Court (SC) on Friday issued a stay order, asking authorities to release around 800 containers of various goods stuck at various customs for the last four months. A d... Read More

Breaking all past traditions, Army Chief Thapa visits Nepal Police HQ to congratulate newly-appointed police chief

KATHMANDU, July 11 -- Breaking all past traditions and hierarchy, Chief of Army Staff Purna Chandra Thapa on Friday visited Nepal Police Headquarters in Naxal to congratulate the newly-appointed chief... Read More

IN PICS: Landslides in Gandaki Province

KATHMANDU, July 11 -- As many as 30 people killed As many as 30 people have died in Landslides triggered by incessant rain in Kaski, Lamjung and Myagdi districts of Gandaki Province. Some are still ... Read More

Authorities warn another locust swarm may enter Nepal

KATHMANDU, July 11 -- The Plant Quarantine and Pesticide Management Centre (PQPMC) has warned the stakeholders of the entry of another locust swarm into Nepal from India. The centre citing Locust Ana... Read More

Health Ministry confirms three more deaths and 70 fresh cases of coronavirus in Nepal

KATHMANDU, July 11 -- The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) has confirmed three more COVID-19 deaths in Nepal on Saturday. At a virtual media briefing, spokesperson for the ministry Jageshwar ... Read More

One of the accused of 33-kg gold smuggling case arrested

KATHMANDU, July 11 -- Police have arrested a person from the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu for his alleged involvement in the infamous 33 kg gold smuggling scam which happened in 2017. ... Read More

Sajha Yatayat to resume service in Kathmandu Valley

KATHMANDU, July 11 -- Although the Federation of Nepali National Transport Entrepreneurs has put forth various preconditions for the resumption of public transportation, Sajha Yatayat has decided to r... Read More

NCP Standing Committee meeting postponed for a week

KATHMANDU, July 10 -- The Standing Committee meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has been postponed for another seven days. According to NCP spokesperson Narayan Kaji Shreshta, the meet... Read More

Entrepreneurs set various preconditions to resume public transportation

KATHMANDU, July 10 -- The Federation of Nepali National Transport Entrepreneurs on Friday put forth various preconditions for the resumption of public transportation. A day after the government decid... Read More