TOKYO, Nov 30: Japan has confirmed its first case of Omicron variant of the coronavirus, Kyodo News reported citing a government source. A man in his 30s was found to be infected with the heavily mutated strain after arriving from Namibia at Narita airport near Tokyo on Sunday, according to the source.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: Nepal recorded 255 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday along with 256 recoveries and two deaths, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Nov 29: Nepal recorded 259 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday along with 264 recoveries and one death, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Nov 29: The government of Nepal has initiated preparations to safeguard the nation for the ‘Omicron’ variant, which has been found in various nations in South Africa.

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: Nepal recorded 158 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday along with 342 recoveries and two deaths, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

LONDON, Nov 28:  The new potentially more contagious omicron variant of the coronavirus popped up in more European countries on Saturday, just days after being identified in South Africa, leaving governments around the world scrambling to stop the spread.

WASHINGTON/GENEVA, Nov 26: The discovery of a new coronavirus variant named Omicron triggered global alarm on Friday as countries rushed to suspend travel from southern Africa and stock markets on both sides of the Atlantic suffered their biggest falls in more than a year.

KATHMANDU, Nov 25: Nepal’s manufacturing industries and businesses, which were hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, have started  gathering pace in recent days.

KATHMANDU, Nov 24: Nepal recorded 332 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday along with 232 recoveries and four deaths, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

UK records 42,484 new coronavirus cases

November 24, 2021 17:22 pm

LONDON, Nov 24: Britain registered 42,484 new COVID-19 infections, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 9,932,408, according to official figures released Tuesday.

India reported 9,283 new cases of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry said on Wednesday. With this, the active caseload of the infection stands at 1,11,481, which is the lowest in 537 days.

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: Nepal recorded 385 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday along with 258 recoveries and four deaths, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

AUSTRALIA, Nov 22: Australia on Monday further relaxed its travel rules as it allows fully vaccinated eligible visa holders to enter the country without the need to apply for a travel exemption from December 1.

This third wave in economics demands more real-time data and less theory. This data-driven and fast-paced economics however seems to have been prevailing before being hard-hit by the pandemic.

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: Nepal recorded 242 new cases of  COVID-19 on Saturday along with 444 recoveries and one death, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

New Delhi, Nov. 20: India reported 10,302 new COVID-19 cases and 267 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 19: Nepal recorded 296 new cases of  COVID-19 on Friday along with 369 recoveries and five deaths, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Nov 17: Nepal recorded 412 new cases of  COVID-19 on Wednesday along with 202 recoveries and one death, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

CHITWAN, Nov 17: Around 80 percent of the population in Chitwan has been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. According to the District Public Health Office Chief Deepak Prasad Tiwari, 311,889 people in the district have been administered the first shot of COVID-19 vaccines and the number of people receiving the full course (two doses) has reached 259,977.

NEW DELHI, Nov 15: India's COVID-19 tally rose to 34,447,536 on Monday as 10,229 new cases were registered during the past 24 hours across the country, showed the health ministry's latest data.

KATHMANDU, Nov 15: Nepal recorded 416 new cases of  COVID-19 on Monday along with 270 recoveries and one death on Monday, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

BEIJING, Nov 15: China is battling the spread of its biggest COVID-19 outbreak caused by the Delta variant, according to numbers announced on Monday, with travelers from a city where infections have grown faster than elsewhere in the country subject to tough quarantine rules in nearby areas.

KATHMANDU, Nov 14: Nepal recorded 306 new cases of  COVID-19 on Sunday along with 384 recoveries and six deaths, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Nov 14: The government has initiated the campaign to administer Pfizer vaccines to people above the age of 12 and those who are suffering from chronic illnesses.

KATHMANDU, Nov 13: Nepal recorded 295 new cases of  COVID-19 on Saturday along with 478 recoveries and two deaths, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

PARBAT, Nov 13: Nearly 2,200 COVID-19 affected families in Parbat are set to receive government assistance.

NEW DELHI, Nov 12: India's cumulative COVID-19 vaccination coverage crossed 110.79 crores on Friday, the Union Health Ministry informed.

LONDON/MILAN, Nov 12: Europe has become the epicenter of the pandemic again, prompting some governments to consider re-imposing unpopular lockdowns in the run-up to Christmas and stirring debate over whether vaccines alone are enough to tame COVID-19.

KATHMANDU, Nov 12: Nepal recorded 397 new cases of  COVID-19 on Thursday along with 389 recoveries and three deaths, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

LONDON, Nov 11: The World Health Organization reported Wednesday that coronavirus deaths rose by 10% in Europe in the past week, making it the only world region where both COVID-19 cases and deaths are steadily increasing. It was the sixth consecutive week that the virus has risen across the continent.

KATHMANDU, Nov 10: Nepal recorded 440 new cases of  COVID-19 on Wednesday along with 474 recoveries and six deaths, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Nov 10: The government has announced to administer Pfizer vaccines to people above the age of 12 who have not been vaccinated and people with chronic illnesses as well.

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: Nepal recorded 533 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday along with 484 recoveries and one death, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Nov 8: Nepal recorded 390 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday along with 425 recoveries and five deaths, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Nov 7: Nepal recorded 143 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday along with 563 recoveries and nine deaths, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Nov 4: Nepal has recorded over 814K cases of COVID-19 since the outbreak of the pandemic in March 2020. With over 11,400 deaths from the deadly virus in a span of 23 months, people of all age groups have adapted to the new normal, following the virus outbreak.

KATHMANDU, Nov 3: Nepal recorded 447 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday along with 439 recoveries and seven deaths, according to the latest information released by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Nov 2: The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) has set up vaccination centers at Gongabu Bus Park, Kalanki, Balkhu, and Koteshwar for travelers leaving the Kathmandu Valley to celebrate the Tihar festival.

KATHMANDU, Nov 1: Nepal has recorded 533 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday along with 490 recoveries and nine deaths, according to the latest information released by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Nov 1: A shipment of AstraZeneca vaccines against COVID-19 has arrived in Nepal from the Maldives. Nepal received 201,600 doses of vaccines last night from the Maldives under the COVAX facility.

KATHMANDU, Oct 31: Nepal records 408 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday along with 518 recoveries and eight deaths, according to the latest information released by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Oct 30: Nepal recorded 372 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday along with 911 recoveries and 11 deaths, according to the latest information released by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP). According to the ministry’s information, the number of new cases has been declining in the country, following the peak rate of the second wave of COVID-19 around mid-August.

KATHMANDU, Oct 29: Nepal recorded 549 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday along with 569 recoveries and six deaths, according to the latest information released by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Oct 27: As many as 1.20 million additional doses of Vero Cell vaccines arrived in Nepal from China on Wednesday. According to the Department of Health Services, the vaccines were provided to Nepal under the COVAX facility to control the spread of the COVID-19.

KATHMANDU, Oct 27: Nepal recorded 672 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday along with 490 recoveries and eight deaths, according to the latest information released by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Oct 26: Nepal recorded 666 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday along with 622 recoveries and 11 deaths, according to the latest information released by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Oct 25: Nepal recorded 776 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday along with 501 recoveries and 13 deaths, according to the latest information released by the Ministry of Health and Population.

KATHMANDU, Oct 23: As many as 877 people recovered from COVID-19 on Sunday, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population. Similarly, Nepal recorded 557 new cases of COVID-19 and three deaths from the deadly virus on the same day.

KATHMANDU, Oct 24: As many as 100,620 doses of Pfizer vaccines are set to arrive in Kathmandu on Monday, according to the US Embassy in Nepal.

AP, Oct 22: Scientists are monitoring the delta-related variant — known as AY.4.2. — to see if it might spread more easily or be more deadly than previous versions of the coronavirus. In a recent report, U.K. officials said this variant makes up 6% of all analyzed COVID-19 cases in the country and is “on an increasing trajectory.”