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UML Chair Oli insists on timely local level election access_time2022-01-23

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: CPN (UML) Chair KP Sharma Oli has called for holding the local level election within the period fixed by the Constitution. Issuing a press release on contemporary political issues today, the Chairperson of the main opposition part...

Nepal reports 6,462 new corona cases thru 17,437 tests access_time2022-01-23

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: Nepal on Sunday reported 6,462 new coronavirus cases from across the country.  According to the health ministry, new infections were detected through 16,437 tests carried out in the past 24 hours. With this, the total...

Creative program for students’ capacity building in Ramechhap access_time2022-01-23

RAMECHHAP: Warm clothes and educational materials were distributed to the students of Shree Devishwar Basic School at  Balakhi of Umakunda Rural Municipality in Ramechhap district.  Chandra Khati, the principal of the school, said that K F...

Surprising Sailung: “Maathi maathi Sailungey ma” access_time2022-01-23

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: Here is everything you need to know about Saikung: Address  Sailung Rural Municipality Ward No 6 Dolakha District Province No 3, Nepal Altitude 3150 meters from the sea level Distance Road distance of Kat...

UML Chair Oli contracts COVID-19 access_time2022-01-23

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: KP Sharma Oli, chairman of the main opposition party, CPN-UML has tested positive for the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Oli had undergone Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) tests after experiencing symptoms similar to that of...

Nepal’s daily COVID-19 test positivity rate is almost three times more than that of India access_time2022-01-23

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: Nepal on Saturday recorded as many as 10,254 new cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) through 20,187 tests conducted across the country. Of the total test conducted on Saturday, 8,212 PCR tests and 2,042 antigen tests...

UML Chair Oli to organize press conference today access_time2022-01-23

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: The chairman of the main opposition party, CPN-UML, is scheduled to organize a press conference on Sunday. The press meet will be organized at 1 PM at the Thapathali-based party’s headquarters, Kathmandu, according to B...

All courts to remain closed on Sunday to mourn former CJ's demise access_time2022-01-23

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: The Supreme Court (SC) has decided to grant a holiday in all courts across the country on Sunday. The full court of the Supreme Court decided to this effect to mourn the demise of former Chief Justice (CJ) Mohan Prasad Sharma.&nbs...

COVID-19: 16 people die, 10,254 new cases detected access_time2022-01-22

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: As many as 16 people succumbed to COVID-19 in the past 24 hours as of Saturday afternoon.  Nepal reported three deaths on Friday, according to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).  With this, the cumulat...

Rain, snowfall predicted in some areas access_time2022-01-22

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: Light rain in some parts of the country and snowfall in high hilly and mountainous areas are predicted in the next 24 hours with a change in the weather condition caused by the influence of westerly wind, according to the Meteorologi...

IN PICS: Here is what Valley looks like after odd-even rule gets enforced access_time2022-01-22

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: The odd-even rule for the vehicles has come into force in the Kathmandu Valley from Saturday.  District administration offices (DAOs) in three districts in the Kathmandu Valley --- Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur--- en...

All-party meeting today, to discuss local election access_time2022-01-22

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has called an all-party meeting for 9 AM on Saturday to discuss the local level elections.  The meeting will be held at the official residence of PM Deuba in Baluwatar, Kathmandu.  ...

Children of 5 to 11 age group will be vaccinated soon: PM Deuba access_time2022-01-22

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has announced to commence the COVID-19 vaccination campaign to the children between 5 to 11 age group soon.  More than 1.8 million adults between the 12 to 17 age group received the first dos...

Odd-even rule enforced from today. Not applicable to these vehicles in Valley access_time2022-01-21

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: District administration offices (DAOs) in three districts in the Kathmandu Valley --- Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur--- enforced an odd-even rule for vehicles effective from Friday midnight to check the movement of peopl...

Five things to know about Italy's presidential vote access_time2022-01-21

Italy's parliament starts voting Monday for a new president -- a process that could take several days and, with Prime Minister Mario Draghi tipped for the job, risks destabilising the government. - Secret ballots - The president is elected fo...

PM Deuba urges authorities concerned to expedite preparations for elections (with full speech) access_time2022-01-21

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has urged authorities concerned to expedite preparations for the elections of different tiers of government.  Addressing the nation on Friday, Prime Minister Deuba said that the governme...

5,299 new corona cases in Kathmandu Valley on Friday access_time2022-01-21

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: The Kathmandu Valley, on Friday, reported a cumulative of 5,299 new cases of the novel coronavirus disease.  According to the health ministry, 4,279 new cases were detected in Kathmandu district alone followed by 567 in Lalit...

COVID-19 Update: 10,703 new cases detected, active caseload hits 65,374 access_time2022-01-21

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: Nepal on Friday confirmed 10,703 new COVID-19 cases.  According to the health ministry, 8,815 RT-PCR and 1,888 antigen tests turned out to be positive out of 23,092 tests carried out across the country in the past 24 hou...

NC’s convention in 16 districts postponed yet again access_time2022-01-21

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: Ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has postponed its district conventions in 16 districts until further notice owing to the rising fears of the third wave of coronavirus disease.  The party had rescheduled the conventions for J...

MoHP projects daily COVID-19 case surge will cross 20,000 by Jan-end access_time2022-01-21

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: The Ministry of Health and Population has projected that the country will witness the peak point of coronavirus infection at the end of this month.  Day-wise case count will surpass 20,000 from January-end onwards, according ...