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103 of 119 samples test negative access_timeचैत २५, २०७६

Kathmandu - Of the 119 swab samples collected for COVID-19 test in State no. 2, the results of 103 have showed negative. Sharing the results at a press conference held here today, Secretary at the Ministry of Social Development Dr Ram Prasad Ghimire sa...

Grade 11 and 12 exams postponed access_timeचैत २५, २०७६

Kathmandu - The National Examination Board (NEB) has postponed the annual examinations of Grade 11 and 12 until further notice. A meeting of the Board today took this decision, said NEB member- secretary Durga Prasad Aryal. The NEB had made preparation...

State 2 further tightens border security access_timeचैत २५, २०७६

Kathmandu - The State 2 police has decided to further tighten the Nepal-India border points in view of the increased risk of COVID-19. s said by the State 2 police office, 5,730 security personnel have been deputed along the 106 border points in eight ...

Security agencies assigned to take up crucial works during crisis-Home Minster Thapa access_timeचैत २५, २०७६

Kathmandu -Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa, who is also a member of the High-Level Coordination Committee formed by the government for the prevention and control of COVID-19 infection, has talked to RSS on a series of issues including borde...

Nick Simons assists medical equipment to government access_timeचैत २५, २०७६

Kathmandu -The Nick Simons Institute has aided government the medical equipments essential in the treatment of coronavirus. Dr Anil Shrestha, on behalf of the Institute, handed 10 portable ventilators and 1000 sets of personal protective equipments (PP...

Crisis recovery will sure to come-PM Oli access_timeचैत २५, २०७६

Kathmandu - Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has urged one and all to stay safe wherever they are during a crisis caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, expressing his hope that the crisis recovery was sure to come. In his address to the nati...

Rapid tests of coronavirus begin in Baglung access_timeचैत २५, २०७६

Kathmandu - Lockdown has been strictly enforced in Baglung district to prevent and control coronavirus. The local administration has urged the people to ask grocery runners to deliver daily essentials such as vegetables and milk to their home. The admi...

Scheduled exams of grade 11 and 12 put off access_timeचैत २५, २०७६

Kathmandu - The National Examinations Board (NEB), Sanothimi has put off the examinations of grade 11 and 12. Today's meeting of the board decided to postpone the scheduled examinations until another notice, informed NEB's member-secretary Durg...

PM’s address to the nation: Govt working on war footing manner for control of COVID-19 access_timeचैत २५, २०७६

Kathmandu - Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that works are underway in a war footing manner for the control and treatment of coronavirus infection in the country. In an address to the nation a while ago, the PM said that Coronavirus Crisis Manage...

15 Indian youths found hiding at a house in Mahottari access_timeचैत २५, २०७६

Kathmandu -As many as 15 Indian youths were found hiding at a house in a village in Mahottari district on Monday. They have been found hiding at a house at Baheda village of Ekadara rural municipality-5. It is said the youths had come from India via il...

Leader Nepal urges government to win people's hearts access_timeचैत २५, २०७६

Kathmandu -Ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) senior leader and former Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal has urged the public to stay indoors for some days more to be safe from the coronavirus pandemic. Issuing a statement on Monday, he appealed for fo...

PM Oli to address the nation today access_timeचैत २५, २०७६

Kathmandu - Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is to address the nation at 11 am today from his official residence at Baluwatar. The Prime Minister's address would be telecast by Nepal Television, the PM's press advisor Surya Thapa said. It is said t...

KMC assigns 11 places for operation of vegetable market access_timeचैत २५, २०७६

Kathmandu - In a bid to minimise crowding at the Balkhu and Kalimati vegetable market, the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has assigned 11 various places as vegetable sales outlet. The places assigned for this purpose are Kalankichok, Bafalchok, Swoy...

Supreme Court orders government to ensure nobody dies of hunger access_timeचैत २५, २०७६

Kathmandu -The Supreme Court has issued an order to the government to distribute relief focusing people eking out a living through labour and those whose earning has been interrupted, by maintaining transparency in relief distribution. A joint bench of...

PM Oli calls UAE Crown Prince, talks about protection and treatment of Nepalis access_timeचैत २५, २०७६

Kathmandu - Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has called the Crown Prince of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, to express concern regarding the safety and treatment of Nepalis in the UAE. The PM telephoned Crown Prince Zayad Al ...

Ministers assigned further responsibility for COVID-19 prevention access_timeचैत २५, २०७६

A meeting of the Council of Ministers on Monday has assigned additional responsibility to the ministers who are on the Coronavirus Prevention and Control High-level Coordination Committee. These ministers have been given further responsibility of coord...

Bagmati establishes COVID-19 crisis management centre access_timeचैत २४, २०७६

Kathmandu - The Bagmati State has decided to establish COVID-19 Crisis Management Centre under the convenorship of chief minister Dormani Poudel. The centre would be managed via a committee to be chaired by chief minister at the state. A meeting held t...

Adhikari to lead Central Bank access_timeचैत २४, २०७६

Kathmandu - Chief Executive Officer of Investment Board of Nepal Maha Prasad Adhikari has been appointed as the new Governor of Nepal Rastra Bank. The position had remained vacant since outgoing Governor Dr Chiranjibi Nepal ended his term 19 days ago. ...

Nationwide lockdown to continue till April 15: Govt Spokesperson access_timeचैत २४, २०७६

Kathmandu -Taken as an initiative to fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, the ongoing nationwide lockdown order issued by the government has been extended till April 15 midnight. A meeting of the Council of Ministers held today decided to seal off Nepa...

RJP-Nepal demands essential medical appliances for Narayani Sub-Regional Hospital access_timeचैत २४, २०७६

Kathmandu - The Rastriya Janata Party (RJP) Nepal has demanded the government provide adequate medical appliances for the Birgunj-based Narayani Sub-Regional Hospital. The Hospital which was established almost during the time of the setup of country...