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).

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).

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).

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).

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.

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).

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.

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).

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 5: Nepal recorded 183 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday along with 649 recoveries and two deaths, according to the latest information released 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 4: Nepal recorded 287 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday along with 518 recoveries and two deaths, according to the latest information released by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

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 3: Minister for Health and Population Birodh Khatiwada inspected various vaccination centres set up in the main gateways of Kathmandu Valley.

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, 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 20: Nepal records 662 new cases of COVID-19 along with 753 recoveries and 13 deaths on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 10: As many as 871 people recovered from COVID-19 in Nepal on Sunday, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population. Similarly, Nepal recorded 596 new cases of COVID-19 and 10 deaths from the deadly virus on the same day.

KATHMANDU, Oct 10: The coronavirus infection in Nepal has decreased by 60 percent, according to the Ministry of Health and Population. The ministry’s Spokesperson Dr Krishna Prasad Poudel said that the infection rate has decreased by 60 percent in a month.

KATHMANDU, Oct 7: A study on maternal mortality rate has been started for the first time in Nepal. The Ministry of Health and Population has started studying the maternal mortality rate along with the National Census 2021 with the objective of determining the maternal mortality rate and strengthening the safe maternity service by identifying the causes of death.

KATHMANDU, Oct 6: Nepal recorded 1,043 new cases of COVID-19 along with 891 recoveries and six deaths on Wednesday, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population.

KATHMANDU, Oct 4: Nepal recorded 1,030, new cases of COVID-19 along with 1,000 recoveries and 10 deaths on Monday, according to the information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population.

KATHMANDU, Oct 2: Nepal recorded 867 new cases of COVID-19 alongwith 1,123 recoveries and nine deaths on Saturday, according to the information released by the Ministry of Health and Population.

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: Nepal recorded 1,066 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday along with 938 recoveries and 13 deaths, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: Nearly 50 percent of the population of the Kathmandu Valley has been fully vaccinated against COVID-19, according to the Ministry of Health and Population.

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: Nepal recorded 1,157 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday along with 1,113 recoveries and eight deaths, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Sept 27: Nepal has recorded 1,282 new cases of COVID-19 along with 1,262 recoveries and seven deaths on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 26: Nepal recorded 834 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday alongwith 1,279 recoveries and nine deaths, according to the latest information released by the Ministry of Health and Population.

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Nepal recorded 953 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday alongwith 1,371 recoveries and six deaths, according to the latest information released by the Ministry of Health and Population.

Protecting Health from Climate Change

September 25, 2021 06:30 am

Climate change affects the social and environmental determinants of health- clean air, safe drinking water, sufficient food and secure shelter. Diseases like respiratory and cardiovascular diseases, water–borne diseases, infectious diseases, mental health problems and premature death are the effects of climate change. There is strong evidence suggesting that climate change can affect health.