Valley alone has one fourth of the total cases confirmed across the country

KATHMANDU, Sep 20: A small backyard garden in Pritam Acharya’s house was full of giloy (gurjo). Acharya, a resident of Chandragiri Municipality, used to destroy the herb once a month. But now, Acharya regularly consumes giloy water every morning on an empty stomach.

A bakery studio in Hong Kong is aiming to bounce back from its COVID-19 slump with “illusion cakes” that appear to be everyday objects until you take a slice.

244 Nepalis die of COVID-19 abroad

September 20, 2020 13:05 pm

100,831 Nepalis are infected by COVID-19 globally as of Sunday morning

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Nepal Association of Rafting Agencies (NARA) has requested the government to reopen the adventurous sports, which is one of the major attractions of Nepali tourism fraternity.

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Nepal has so far witnessed a total of 62,797 cases of COVID-19 with 1,204 more people diagnosed for the virus in the past 24 hours, according to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

PALPA, Sept 19: A  COVID-19 patient undergoing treatment at Lumbini Medical College in Palpa died on Friday night.

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: Nepal recorded a record daily jump of 2,020 coronavirus infections on Friday, taking the country’s national COVID-19 case tally to 61,593.

The U.K. production of “The Batman” is starting up again after being shut down earlier this month when an individual tested positive for COVID-19.

Emmy host Jimmy Kimmel and an alpaca sharing the spotlight. Winners accepting at home in designer pajamas or maybe yoga pants. More than 100 chances for a balky internet connection to bring Sunday’s ceremony to a crashing halt.

MUMBAI, Sept 18: India recorded 96,424 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, taking its tally to 5.2 million, data from the federal health ministry showed on Friday.

COVID-19 death toll in Biratnagar hits 21

September 18, 2020 11:42 am

MORANG, Sept 18: An elderly man succumbed to COVID-19 in Biratnagar on Thursday evening.

Family of deceased patients claim hospital’s rejection to admit for treatment led to his untimely demise

618 new cases and one new death in the past 24 hours in the Valley

KATHMANDU, Sept 17: President of Nepali Congress (NC), Sher Bahadur Deuba is staying isolated at his residence in Budhanilkantha after a staff member of his secretariat was diagnosed with novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

KATHMANDU, Sept 17: The COVID-19 pandemic threatens hard-won gains in health and education over the past decade, especially in the poorest countries, a new World Bank Group analysis has found.

BIRATNAGAR, Sept 17: The number of people dying of coronavirus in Biratnagar Metropolitan City has risen to 20 after a man succumbed to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

Haunted by the perils of COVID-19 at home and abroad, Sukriti Sharma, a senior at West Springfield High School in Virginia, has teamed up with her brother, Simon, to support the healthcare efforts in the refugee camps of Nepal and elsewhere by writing ‘Seventeen Petals: The Growing Up Stories.’

Nepal’s new federal institutions are up against a formidable set of disasters: the COVID-19 pandemic and severe floods, along with the imminent lean season. The federal, provincial, and local levels of government need to coordinate to rise to these challenges. A large-scale survey of provincial and local government officials suggests that a data-driven approach to allocating funds can help.

Feed the Hungry Nepal, an organization led by a group of school friends is feeding thousands of helpless families

KATHMANDU, Sept 16: The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) reported a record daily jump of 1,539 coronavirus infections on Wednesday, taking Nepal's COVID-19 tally to 58,327 as cases surged across the country.

KATHMANDU, Sept 16: At least 31 more people succumbed to novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the Kathmandu Valley in the past one week, taking the Valley’s coronavirus death toll to 88.

Six Nepal Police personnel and seven Nepal Army personnel are among 26 people tested positive for the virus

Dr Koirala was tested positive for COVID-19 last week

KATHMANDU, Sept 16 : The government has decided to allow hotels and restaurants to resume their businesses starting Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: The government has decided to resume long-distance transportation services from September 17.

KARACHI, Sept 14: Millions of students in Pakistan returned to classes on Tuesday after a break of six months, as schools and colleges began to reopen for the first time since the outbreak of the novel coronavirus.

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: The Ministry of Health and Population said that 1,459 persons were diagnosed with the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) across the country in the past 24 hours, taking the country’s national coronavirus case tally to 56,788.

KATHMANDU,   Sept 15: As scientists around the world are struggling to find medicine to treat the coronavirus disease (COVID-19),  a group of scientists in the US have achieved a major breakthrough, which could potentially prove an effective treatment for this virus

BEIJING, Sept 15: Coronavirus vaccines being developed in China may be ready for use by the general public as early as November, an official with the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said.

New York Fashion Week will look a little different this season, with the typical seven-day parade of events stripped down to five days because of COVID-19 restrictions, with online runway shows, and smaller, socially distanced audiences.

KATHMANDU, Sept 14: The government has decided to resume inter-district public transport and domestic air service starting September 21.

KATHMANDU, Sept 14: The Ministry of Health and Population has said that 1,170 fresh cases of coronavirus and 15 fatalities attributed to the virus were recorded across the country in the past 24 hours, taking Nepal’s COVID-19 case tally to 55,329.

KATHMANDU, Sept 14: Kathmandu Valley’s COVID-19 caseload has increased by 512 in the past 24 hours taking the Valley’s COVID-19 case tally to 12,248.

Kapilvastu reports two new COVID-19 deaths

September 14, 2020 13:29 pm

BUTWAL, Sept 14: Kapilvastu district has reported two more cases of fatalities due to the coronavirus infection. Two patients from Chandrauta succumbed to this deadly disease recently.

KMC Mayor Shakya recovers from COVID-19

September 13, 2020 19:35 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 13: Mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City Bidya Sundar Shakya has recovered successfully from COVID-19 infection on Sunday.

With a record 1,039 people testing positive for COVID-19 in a day, Nepal’s COVID-19 case tally on Sunday surged to over 54,000

CHITWAN, Sept 13: The Bharatpur Hospital in Chitwan district saw safe delivery of eight expecting mothers infected with COVID-19.

NEW DELHI, Sept 13: India has registered a single-day spike of 94,372 new coronavirus cases, driving the country’s overall tally to 4.75 million.

Nepal’s global COVID-19 death toll hits 579 and COVID-19 tcase ally stands at 90,767

Attention to employees and supply chains will help define the “S” in ESG leadership

Siraha district prison alone reports 86 COVID-19 cases

COVID-19 tally reaches 4,886 in KMC

September 12, 2020 19:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 12: The number of people infected by novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has reached 4,886 in Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC). Of the infected patients, 1,262 have recovered while 3,168 are undergoing treatment, KMC said.

KATHMANDU, Sept 12: A total of 146 Nepali migrant workers were repatriated via charter flights from Bahrain on Saturday. Those people were stranded in various places of Bahrain due to COVID-19 outbreak and its effect in their job settlement.

KATHMANDU, Sept 12: Nepal’s tally of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases surged to 53,120 after a jump of 1,201 fresh infections in the past 24 hours.

Salute to our frontline fighters

September 12, 2020 15:33 pm

Health professionals and security personnel have not given up their duties even as they have been infected by this fatal virus.

NEW DELHI, Sept 12: India’s confirmed coronavirus tally has crossed 4.6 million after a record surge of 97,570 new cases in 24 hours.

65 percent of COVID-19 patients in the province are from the 21 to 40 years age group

Valley records highest single-day spike of 696 cases

KATHMANDU, Sep  11: Two persons in Kaski district have been arrested on the charge of spreading rumors and misinformation about COVID-19 PCR test report through social media.