With no jobs and means to earn livelihood, Nepali youths are heading to India.

As per health ministry’s data, the mortality rate stands at 0.63 percent, while the record maintained by Nepal Army shows fatality rate at 1.02 percent

upGrad enters Nepal with MentorLab

Published On: November 29, 2020 04:40 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 29: Merging the latest technology, pedagogy, and services, upGrad, India’s largest online higher education company has entered the Nepali diaspora to create an immersive learning experience anytime, anywhere, the company said in a press statement on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 29: As many as 1,255 more people were diagnosed with the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on Sunday, the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) confirmed.

KATHMANDU, Nov 29: Police on Sunday arrested six individuals including a ward chairperson on the charge of settling a rape case for one tola (11.56 grams) at Sigas Rural Municipality in Baitadi district.

Fire guts property worth over Rs 7.6 million in Kalikot

Published On: November 29, 2020 02:45 PM NPT By: RSS

KALIKOT, Nov 29: Property worth Rs 7.6 million has been reduced to ashes when the fire engulfed a settlement at Ranchuli village of Tilgufa Rural Municipality-4 in Kalikot district on Saturday.

Butwal-Tansen road to remain shut for four hours a day

Published On: November 29, 2020 02:13 PM NPT By: Rekha Bhusal

BUTWAL, Nov 29: The Butwal-Tansen road section along the Siddhartha Highway will remain shut for four hours a day from Sunday.

Three killed in road accidents in Morang

Published On: November 29, 2020 12:35 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

BIRATNAGAR, Nov 29: Three people were killed in three separate road accidents in Morang district.

DHANGADHI, Nov 29: A large number of people in recent days are seen queueing up at major border points of Far West Province leaving for India on a daily basis.

UK regulator set to approve COVID-19 vaccine next week

Published On: November 29, 2020 06:00 AM NPT By: Reuters

LONDON, Nov 29: Britain is set to approve the COVID-19 vaccine developed by BioNTech SE and Pfizer Inc next week and deliveries would begin within hours of the authorization, the Financial Times reported on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is set to create teachers' quotas at all community schools in the city to introduce local curriculum at primary level from the next academic session.