KATHMANDU, July 8: The Office of Auditor General (OAG) has delayed the preparation of its annual report that comprises a thorough audit of expenditures by the government agencies and flag any irregularities of government entities.

KATHMANDU, July 8: As many as 255 new cases of coronavirus were recorded in the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Population said.

KATHMANDU, July 8: A group of Nepali workers, who were earlier selected under the Employment Permit System (EPS) system by the South Korean government, staged a demonstration at Maitighar in the capital on Wednesday.

Japan extends scholarships to govt officers

Published On: July 8, 2020 01:28 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 8: The Government of Japan has extended grant assistance of Rs 407 million to Nepal for implementing the Human Resource Development Scholarship (JDS) Project.

BAITADI, July 8: Jhulaghat border point along the Nepal-India border in the western part of the country is opening for three days starting Wednesday in a bid to rescue Nepalis nationals stranded on the Indian side of the border.

PHOTOS: Fishing craze in Pokhara

Published On: July 8, 2020 10:05 AM NPT By: Santosh Pokharel

POKHARA, July 8: With the lockdown relaxed to some extent, people - mostly youths - have started to gather around Fewa Lake for fishing. Hallanchowk, Khapaudi and Pame, among other areas, look quite crowded by such people from morning to evening.

New ICE guidelines to impact Nepali students in USA

Published On: July 7, 2020 09:08 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 7: Thousands of Nepali students will be impacted by the new guidelines issued by the federal immigration authorities of the United States on Monday that say international students must take classes in person to stay in the country legally.

KATHMANDU, July 7: The newly-constructed multipurpose community centre at Changunarayan Municipality in Bhaktapur district was handed over to the municipal authorities on Monday. The building will be used as a ‘coordination hub’ by the municipality as part of its crisis preparedness and response efforts including those for COVID-19.

KATHMANDU, July 7: Amid easing lockdown, the Kathmandu Valley reported 28 new cases of coronavirus on Tuesday.

Four districts report being Corona-free

Published On: July 7, 2020 04:45 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, July 7: The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) said on Tuesday that four of the 77 districts in Nepal have no active cases of COVID-19.