Railway service in Britain to be named after VC Tul Bahadur Pun

Published On: September 3, 2020 08:30 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU,Sept 3: Great Western Railway, a railway service of the United Kingdom, is to name one of its rail services after the late Tul Bahadur Pun, a Victoria Cross laureate.

410 Nepali nationals succumb to COVID-19 globally

Published On: August 30, 2020 10:30 AM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Aug 30: Three more Nepali nationals died of COVID-19 this week in foreign countries, according to the Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA). With this, the COVID-19 death toll of Nepali nationals dying abroad has reached 195.

Sherpa Association, UK chair succumbs to COVID-19

Published On: August 25, 2020 10:00 AM NPT By: RSS

LONDON, Aug 25: Chairperson of the Sherpa Association, UK Chapter, Sana Sherpa died of coronavirus disease  (COVID-19) in London.

KATHMANDU, Aug 23: As many as 192 Nepali nationals have succumbed to COVID-19 in 16 various countries so far, according to the Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA).

KATHMANDU, Aug 21: A Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) flight on Sunday is bringing home Nepalis who were left stranded in Dubai after their flight was cancelled at the eleventh hour.

KATHMANDU, July 31: The Embassy of Nepal in Malaysia has lodged a complaint with local authorities seeking action against a person who mercilessly beat up a Nepali security guard working there.

One Nepali dies in South Africa

Published On: July 31, 2020 05:35 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 31: A Nepali national has died in Johannesburg of South Africa.

KATHMANDU, July 26: One more Nepali succumbed to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) abroad this week.

KATHMANDU, July 24: Himalaya Airlines is set to operate two repatriation flights to Kunming, China on July 31.

KATHMANDU, July 18: An overwhelming majority of Nepali migrant workers in Gulf countries, Malaysia and India have expressed their desire to return home and engage in self employment in the agriculture or non-agriculture sector.