KATHMANDU, May 26: Civil society activists staged a protest against the dissolution of the House of Representatives (HoR) at Kirtipur in Kathmandu on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, May 26: One of the major Buddhist pilgrim sites in the Kathmandu Valley, the Bauddhanath Stupa, wore a deserted look on the occasion of Buddha Jayanti on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, May 22:  A special cargo flight from Switzerland carrying medical supplies worth USD 8 million arrived at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu on Saturday morning.

PHOTOS: Rato Machhindranath Chariot pulled for the year

Published On: May 15, 2021 05:50 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, May 15: The chariot of deity Rato Machhindranath,  Nepal’s longest Chariot Festival, has been pulled for the year.

KATHMANDU, May 14: Members of the federal parliament on Friday received the second dose of the Covishield vaccine against the coronavirus disease.

KATHMANDU, May 12: As Nepal posts the highest single-day rise in new COVID-19 cases almost daily, hospitals in the Kathmandu Valley are overwhelmed and suffering from the lack of supplies and beds.

KATHMANDU, May 10: Nepal has been witnessing an alarmingly high number of new infections of the coronavirus disease on a daily basis as the country is hit hard by the second wave of this viral infection starting mid-April.

Members of Parliament undergoing PCR test (photo feature)

Published On: May 5, 2021 12:53 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, May 5: The members of the federal parliament are undergoing Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) tests.

POKHARA, May 4: The District Administration Office (DAO) of Kaski has enforced a prohibitory order of 10 days in the district starting from Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, May 2: Kathmandu looks beautiful these days. The air pollution level has drastically plummeted. According to the data received from pollution monitoring devices installed at different places in the Kathmandu Valley, the average air quality index (AQI) stands around 60 μg/m3.