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Health ministry confirms fifth COVID-19 death in Nepal

KATHMANDU, May 28 -- Ministry of Health and Population has confirmed the fifth COVID-19 death in Nepal. At a media briefing, Bikash Devkota, the spokesperson for the ministry, said that the fifth per... Read More


How to capitalize on agriculture?

Nepal, May 28 -- Promise of generating employment through agriculture revolution won't be realized if we continue to ignore the factors that have been deterring people from taking up farming. Amid de... Read More


Nepal records highest single-day spike in COVID-19 cases with 156 new infections today, national tally climbs to 1042

KATHMANDU, May 28 -- Nepal has recorded highest single-day spike in COVID-19 cases with 156 new infections on Thursday. With this, the number of COVID-19 cases in the country has reached 1042. Of the... Read More


Secretary at Ministry of Health Yadav Koirala transferred to PMO

KATHMANDU, May 28 -- The government has transferred Secretary at the Ministry of Health and Population Yadav Koirala in less than three months after being transferred there. A meeting of the Council ... Read More


Perils of nationalism

Nepal, May 28 -- Even though maps represent a nation, it is ultimately the people that make a nation. When it was decided that the United States would join the First World War, President Woodrow Wils... Read More


Province 2 witnesses 76 new coronavirus cases today

MAHOTTARI, May 28 -- Seventy-six new cases of coronavirus were confirmed in Province 2 on Thursday morning. With this, the COVID-19 tally in Province 2 has soared to 400. The new coronavrus infected ... Read More


Six new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Baglung

BAGLUNG, May 27 -- Six more persons have been tested positive for novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Baglung district. All those tested are recent returnees from India. They were all staying in quaranti... Read More


A man dies in quarantine facility in Bardiya

BARDIYA, May 27 -- A 55-year old man staying in a quarantine facility in Bardiya has passed away. According to police Inspector Sushil Thapa, Jagadish Godiya of Gulariya Municipality-9, Gadenpuriwaa ... Read More


SC orders govt to provide free of cost COVID-19 test to low-income people

KATHMANDU, May 27 -- The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the government to make necessary arrangements to provide a free of cost tests for coronavirus (COVID-19) to low-income people. A single benc... Read More


A man from Lalitpur dies of coronavirus

KATHMANDU, May 27 -- A 56-year-old man from Lalitpur Metropolitan City, who died today evening at the KIST Medical College Teaching Hospital in Gwarko, Lalitpur, tested positive for COVID. The man wa... Read More