301 Nepalis die of COVID-19 in 20 countries

Published On: December 6, 2020 06:22 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: The number of Nepalis succumbing to the coronavirus infection in several countries across the world has surpassed 300 as of last Saturday, according to the Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA).

Eight more Nepalis die of COVID-19 in India

Published On: November 15, 2020 03:39 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 15:Eight more Nepali nations in India succumbed to COVID-19 last week, taking the fatality caseload among the Nepalis abroad to 293 as of Saturday evening.

KATHMANDU, Nov 15: The number of Nepali nationals dying of the novel coronavirus disease            (COVID-19) has risen to 293, the Non-resident Nepali Association (NRNA) said on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 8: As many as 544 new COVID-19 cases were reported among Nepalis abroad last week amid the second wave of the coronavirus infection in the western belt of the world.

KATHMANDU, Nov 8: A total of 544 Nepalis abroad have contracted coronavirus, and 1,163 have recovered from the virus in the past one week.

KATHMANDU, Nov 7: A Nepali national was arrested on charges of betting on an Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match at two separate instances, several Indian media reported.

BIRATNAGAR, Nov 7: A woman from Nepal’s Jhapa district who has been held hostage in Saudi Arabia for the past 15 years has pleaded with the government to rescue her.

KATHMANDU, Nov 1: As many as 963 Nepalis have been diagnosed with COVID-19 abroad in the past one week, and the death toll hits 284.

Canadian PM Trudeau extends Dashain greetings

Published On: October 25, 2020 10:37 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Oct 25: Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued a statement in recognition of Navratri, another name for Dashain and extended greetings on behalf of his countrymen, his wife Sophie Grégoire Trudeau and himself to everyone celebrating the festival.

24 children rescued from India

Published On: October 21, 2020 03:30 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Oct 21: At least 24 Nepali children who were stranded in Ghaziabad of India have been rescued and brought back home.