COVID-19 cases skyrocket in the Kathmandu Valley

Published On: August 2, 2021 09:48 AM NPT By: Pabitra Sunar

KATHMANDU, August 2: Hospitals have stated that the number of COVID-19 patients admitted to the hospital is increasing with the rising infection rate in the valley after the prohibitory order was relaxed. According to the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, Maharajgunj, 20 to 25 corona-infected patients have been admitted daily with symptoms. The number of patients admitted to the hospital on Sunday reached 126.

Melamchi flood sweeps away 46 houses and two bridges

Published On: August 2, 2021 09:16 AM NPT By: DHRUBA DANGAL

KATHMANDU, August 2: A massive flood that occurred in Melamchi following heavy rain on Saturday swept away 46 houses and two bridges.

KATHMANDU, August 1: In an alarming case, all beds at the Intensive Care Units (ICUs), High Dependency Units (HDUs), emergencies and wards of the hospitals in Kathmandu are once again full with COVID-19 patients once again.

UPDATE: Melamchi flood sweeps away 17 more houses

Published On: August 1, 2021 01:26 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, August 1: Seventeen houses and huts in Helambu Rural Municipality and Melamchi Municipality of Sindhupalchowk were washed away by a flash flood in the Melamchi River last night.

KATHMANDU, August 1: A fresh flood has occurred in the Melamchi River yet again. Following incessant rain on Saturday, the flood struck the region on Sunday morning, sweeping away the ‘Rato Pul’ along with 12 houses and tarp settlements damaged by the previous floods.

KATHMANDU, July 30: Senior Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) leader Mahantha Thakur filed a writ petition at the Supreme Court (SC) against the Election Commission’s (EC) decision to grant legitimacy to the Upendra Yadav-led faction of JSP on Friday.

JSP sacks three of its lawmakers in Lumbini Province

Published On: July 30, 2021 03:53 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 30: Three lawmakers of Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) of Lumbini Province have been sacked from their positions.

Govt has already agreed to MCC secretly, claims Bhim Rawal

Published On: July 30, 2021 03:02 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 30: Bhim Rawal, a member of parliament from the main opposition CPN-UML, has claimed that the government has already agreed to the Millennium Corporation Challenge (MCC), an ambitious strategic project of the United States of America.

VIDEO: HoR meeting underway

Published On: July 30, 2021 02:26 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 30: A meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) is currently underway at the federal parliament building at New Baneshwar.

JERUSALEM, July 30: Israel’s prime minister on Thursday announced that the country would offer a coronavirus booster to people over 60 who have already been vaccinated.