COVID-19 insurance resumes after Beema Samiti assured of risk pooling mechanism

KATHMANDU, June 5 -- Insurance companies to provide a compensation of Rs 100,000 to those infected with coronavirus After suspending it for a day, Beema Samiti - the insurance regulatory authority - ... Read More

With 43 more recovered today, Nepal's COVID-19 recovery tally reaches 333

KATHMANDU, June 5 -- Forty-three more patients of COVID-19 were discharged from various hospitals across the nation, taking the national COVID-19 recovery tally to 333 on Friday. According to Dr Bika... Read More

With new 278 coronavirus cases today, Nepal's COVID-19 tally jumps to 2912

KATHMANDU, June 5 -- Ministry of Health and Population reported new 278 COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours in various parts of Nepal. With this, Nepal's COVID-19 tally surged to 2912 on Friday, acco... Read More

With 44 new cases today, Kapilvastu's COVID-19 tally soars to 475

KAPILVASTU, June 5 -- With 44 new cases of coronavirus today, Kapilvastu's COVID-19 tally has climbed to 475. According to the District Health Office, Maharajgunj Municipality and Yashodhara Rural Mu... Read More

Parts of Nepal to face indirect effects of cyclone Nisarga until Sunday morning

KATHMANDU, June 5 -- Most parts of the country are predicted to experience indirect effects of cyclone Nisarga for the next three days. "Currently the weather in most parts of the country is under the... Read More

Bhojpur reports five new cases of COVID-19

BHOJPUR, June 5 -- Five India-returnees in Bhojpur have tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday. According to the District Police Office, Bhojpur, five individuals in Jarayotar-based Holding Center te... Read More

Parliamentary panel to be formed to probe killing of Dalit youths in Rukum

KATHMANDU, June 5 -- A parliamentary panel is to be formed to investigate the killing of Dalit youths in Rukum district. Speaker of the House of Representatives, Agni Prasad Sapkota said during a mee... Read More

PHOTOS: 26 Nepalis arrive at TIA from Myanmar

KATHMANDU, June 5 -- A total of 26 Nepali nationals have arrived at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA). The Nepalis in Myanmar were brought home today in the first phase of evacuation. An airc... Read More

As number of COVID-19 cases exceeds 2,000, govt may declare public health emergency

KATHMANDU, June 4 -- Cabinet meeting scheduled today is expected to take decision on the recommendation of health ministry The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) has decided to recommend to the... Read More

Let's pledge to be like Vampire Bats this environment day

Nepal, June 4 -- The very unruly, coincidental and downright comical nature of our reality is that we are living on a floating mass in the middle of a vast expanse of nothing; and yet we are alive, an... Read More