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Nepse snaps 2-day losing run

Published On: April 27, 2021 07:57 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 27: Stocks witnessed a sharp rally in the morning with the benchmark reaching as high as 2,544 mark. Market continued to witness strength in the latter trading hours pushed the index higher. Following a steady surge until the closing bell, Nepse closed Tuesday’s session with 92.46 point’s gain at 2,599.07.

Shortage of oxygen cylinder likely to hinder adequate supply of life-saving gas

Published On: April 27, 2021 07:10 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 27: A surge in the cases of coronavirus has called for an increasing demand for medical oxygen, however the shortfall in cylinders could hit the smooth supply of the life-saving gas, said traders.

Kathmandu Valley witnessed 1,966 new cases of COVID-19 in past 24 hours, over 5,000 new cases in just three days

Published On: April 27, 2021 05:47 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 27: The Kathmandu Valley, where lies the federal capital of the country, recorded 1,966 new cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the past 24 hours.

Nepal’s COVID-19 graph rising at scary rate, 4,524 cases diagnosed on Tuesday

Published On: April 27, 2021 05:39 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 27: Officials at the health ministry confirmed as many as 4,524 new cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the past 24 hours.

‘Digital Museum of Nepal in Minecraft’ by 14 Nepali-origin kids in the UK

Published On: April 27, 2021 05:16 PM NPT By: Republica

The Pasa Pucha Guthi of the UK released an exhibition of ‘Digital Museum of Nepal in Minecraft’ recently.

DoTM suspends online application system for driving license amid exacerbating corona crisis

Published On: April 27, 2021 04:51 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 27: The Department of Transport Management (DoTM) has suspended the online application registration for driving license amid the rising risk created by the second wave of the coronavirus.

Former King Gyanendra and Queen Komal on oxygen support

Published On: April 27, 2021 04:44 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 27: Former King Gyanendra Shah and Queen Komal Shah, who were admitted to the Thapathali-based Norvic International Hospital after they were diagnosed with COVID-19, have been put on oxygen support.

Laboratories charging additional amount to be disqualified for conducting PCR tests

Published On: April 27, 2021 04:25 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 27: The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) has directed all laboratories not to charge additional amounts than that determined by the ministry while conducting PCR tests to see if a person is infected with COVID-19.

Kriti’s ‘Bhumika’ launched

Published On: April 27, 2021 03:53 PM NPT By: Republica

Interior Designer and Managing Director of Vogue Interiors, Biratnagar, Kriti Shrestha Upadhyaya launched her book ‘Bhumika’ on Sunday at Idea Nepal Office, Kathmandu.

‘In my dream’ on display at NAC

Published On: April 27, 2021 03:51 PM NPT By: Republica

A group art exhibition featuring paintings, photographs and more titled ‘In My Dream’ kicked off on Thursday at Nepal Art Council (NAC), Babermahal.

CPN (Maoist Center) holding its Standing Committee meeting today

Published On: April 27, 2021 03:11 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 27: A Standing Committee meeting of the CPN (Maoist Center) is taking place today.

Nepalis in India urged to stay safe, cautious amid worsening COVID-19 situation

Published On: April 27, 2021 03:03 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 27: The Nepali embassy in India has urged the Nepali nationals living in India to stay safe and adopt precautions against the new variant of COVID-19 that is taking the lives of thousands of people there daily.

Kaski to enforce week-long prohibitory order from April 28

Published On: April 27, 2021 02:25 PM NPT By: Republica

POKHARA, April 27: The District Administration Office (DAO) of Kaski has decided to enforce a week-long prohibitory order from Wednesday. The number of infections in Pokhara has been increasing day by day. Over 40 cases of the coronavirus infection were found in the week of mid-April which has now increased to over 150 cases.

Govt bars foreign nationals from using TIA as transit point

Published On: April 27, 2021 02:16 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 27: The government has restricted the use of the Tribhuvan International Airport as a transit to fly to other countries. The new rule will come into effect from Wednesday.

Prohibitory orders in the Kathmandu Valley to be extended till May 12

Published On: April 27, 2021 12:45 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 27: The prohibitory order enforced in the Kathmandu Valley starting from Thursday has been extended by a week.

Food supply will be adequate despite the prohibitory order: Govt

Published On: April 27, 2021 11:45 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 27: Buyers have started to rush to their nearest retail stores to purchase daily essentials citing the possible shortage and excessive price hike after the government enforced prohibitory order to be effective from Thursday. The Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supplies said there is adequate food in stock.

Nine people from the same family infected with COVID-19, one dead

Published On: April 27, 2021 10:15 AM NPT By: Republica

DAILEKH, April 27: A 38-year-old man from Dailekh returned home last week from India. Now his entire family is infected with coronavirus.

Woman dies after being hit by an army truck

Published On: April 27, 2021 09:48 AM NPT By: Republica

BIRENDRANAGAR, April 27: A woman was killed when a Nepal Army truck hit her in Surkhet on Monday evening. The deceased has been identified as Manikala Sapkota, 50, of Birendranagar Municipality-12.

Week-long prohibitory order in Kathmandu Valley (With list of activities that are allowed and prohibited)

Published On: April 27, 2021 07:05 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 26: The three District Administration Offices (DAOs) in the Kathmandu Valley have issued a week-long prohibitory order placing restrictions on various services and activities in the Kathmandu Valley.

Cricket, tourism and trade can enhance Nepal-Pakistan relations: Ambassador Shah

Published On: April 27, 2021 07:05 AM NPT By: Republica

We are in touch with our Nepali counterparts. I couldn't agree more with you that sports is a powerful binder – and cricket fans in our two countries share similar views about the role of this sport in bringing our two countries closer. We are exploring different possibilities to enhance our cooperation in the field of sports, particularly cricket.