RUKUM, May 27: A rescue team of the Armed Police Force (APF) has started search operation in Bheri River in the West Rukum to find whereabouts of the three youths missing in the River since four days ago.

Man returning home from India dies in Surkhet

Published On: May 27, 2020 01:09 PM NPT By: Nagendra Upadhyaya

SURKHET, May 27: A man from Chigang Rural Municipality-5 in Surkhet district died on Tuesday night at Karnali Provincial Hospital. He is learnt to have returned home Gujarat, India.

India-returnee dies at check post in Dhanusha

Published On: May 27, 2020 01:00 PM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

DHANUSHA, May 27: A youth who recently arrived here from India has passed away at Jatahi check post in Dhanusha district at the Nepal-India border point.

Six new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Baglung

Published On: May 27, 2020 12:07 PM NPT By: Republica

BAGLUNG, May 27: Six more persons have been tested positive for novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Baglung district.

A man dies in quarantine facility in Bardiya

Published On: May 27, 2020 11:10 AM NPT By: Republica

BARDIYA, May 27: A 55-year old man staying in a quarantine facility in Bardiya has passed away.

KATHMANDU, May 27: The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the government to make necessary arrangements to provide a free of cost tests for coronavirus (COVID-19) to low-income people.

Beautiful Helambu awaiting to be explored (with photos)

Published On: May 26, 2020 07:40 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

MELAMCHI GHYANG, May 26: Helambu, a highland village situated in the upper belt of Sindhupalchok district and the sacred place of Lord Padmasambhava, Milarepa, and Guru Rinpoche, awaits exploration. Just 80 kilometers away from Kathmandu, the famous tourist destination and habitat of endangered wild flora and fauna and rich in typical Hyolmo culture and tradition, and is yet to be fully explored by visitors.

KATHMANDU, May 26: The Gulmi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) has urged the business community and locals to avoid vehicular movement in the district effective from the midnight of May 27 to June 2 midnight.

GULMI, May 26: Two more persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Gulmi district. With this, the total number of the people infected by this fatal disease has reached four in the district.

CNN Hero Doyne helping people in dire need (with video)

Published On: May 26, 2020 04:30 PM NPT By: Aditi Baral

KATHMANDU, May 26 : It has been more than two months since both Nepal and India closed their borders. However, the border areas continue to receive thousands of Nepalis returning home from India. Every person has a story of struggle and pain – all just to return home. The situation along the border reflects a humanitarian crisis in the making. For the past few days, Maggie Dyone, 2015 CNN Hero of the Year and founder of Blink Now Foundation, has been doing her best to lend a helping hand to the people in and around Surkhet.