KATHMANDU, Nov 30: The Government of Nepal has started the process to procure COVID-19 vaccines as well as establish a laboratory to produce the vaccines locally from the Russian government.

KATHMANDU, Nov 24: Minister for Health and Population Birodh Khatiwada has said that appropriate measures would be taken to control and regulate the use of tobacco products.

KATHMANDU, Sept 28: The Nepal Red Cross Society (NRCS) handed over 100,000 doses of the Vero Cell vaccine to the Ministry of Health and Population on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 13: The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) has urged people across the country to remain vigilant against Nipah virus infection. The ministry has urged people to be vigilant as this type of virus can be spread in Nepal as well.

KATHMANDU, Sept 1: The Government of Nepal has vaccinated more than 10 million people against the coronavirus. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 10,092,106 people have been vaccinated against COVID-19 by Wednesday.

Those who are fully vaccinated are found to have developed 90 percent antibodies against COVID-19 while this was 80 percent among those receiving their first dose only.

KATHMANDU, August 29: Of 10,297 tests for COVID-19 were conducted on Sunday 1,388 tests turned out to be positive, according to the latest information released by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

70,026 people receive COVID-19 vaccine on Thursday

KATHMANDU, August 26: The government has launched a probe into the case of issuance of fake COVID-19 reports by hospital employees.

KATHMANDU, August 23: As many as 11,326 tests were conducted on Monday and of them 1,801 tested positive for the COVID-19 infection, according to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, August 19: With 3,075 new cases of COVID-19 registered on Thursday, the number of active cases of COVID-19 in Nepal has reached 40,500.

There are currently 11,786 active cases of COVID-19 in the Kathmandu Valley alone

KATHMANDU, August 13: The Kathmandu Valley-- the federal capital of the country-- recorded 1,089 new cases of COVID-19 as Nepal recorded 3,915 new cases on Friday.

KATHMANDU, August 12: Nepal recorded 3,260 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday along with 2,294 recoveries and 32 deaths.

KATHMANDU, August 11: The government has decided to vaccinate university students, who are attending their examinations, against COVID-19.

One in every four people undergoing tests, testing positive for COVID-19

KATHMANDU, August 9: Nepal recorded 3,651 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday along with 1,784 recoveries and 22 deaths.

Of 35,485 active cases of COVID-19 across the country, 10,383 are in the Valley

KATHMANDU, August 7: The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) has increased the number of COVID-19 vaccination centers across the country.

KATHMANDU, August 5: Nepal on Thursday recorded 3,938 new cases of COVID-19 along with 2,021 recoveries and 37 deaths.

KATHMANDU, August 5: The third wave of COVID-19 has begun in Nepal, according to health experts and officials at the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, August 2: With 3,125 new cases of COVID-19 recorded on Monday, the number of active COVID-19 cases in Nepal has reached 31,629.

KATHMANDU, August 1: The government has directed the hospitals providing vaccination certificates to provide the certificates without charging any cost.

KATHMANDU, July 29: Nepal recorded 3,365 new cases of COVID-19 including 1,373 recoveries and 16 deaths on Thursday.

The country recorded 3,840 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday

KATHMANDU, July 28: The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) has announced plans to continue the vaccination campaign that was halted due to the lack of vaccines for the mass. The announcement has been made after Nepal received vaccines as support from other nations, organizations and through procurement process.

The country recorded 3,421 new cases, 1,686 recoveries and 25 deaths on Monday

The certificates can be received free of cost: MoHP.

KATHMANDU, July 22: The Kathmandu Valley recorded 751 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, July 22: The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) has warned the general public to adopt COVID-19 safety protocols as the number of new cases of COVID-19 is rising alarmingly once again.

KATHMANDU, July 21: Nepal recorded 2,838 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, according to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

The Kathmandu Valley recorded 719 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday - 531 in Kathmandu, 147 in Lalitpur and 41 in Bhaktapur districts.

KATHMANDU, July 19: The COVID-19 infection rate in Nepal was 18.62 percent in the last 24 hours. The rate is around 18 to 22 percent on other days. According to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP), it has been around 18 to 20 percent or around 21 percent in Nepal for three weeks.

KATHMANDU, July 16: Nepal recorded 1,875 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday along with 2,164 recoveries and 21 deaths.

Nepal to receive COVID-19 vaccines purchased from China from July 21

KATHMANDU, July 16: Nepal recorded 2,936 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday along with 1,775 recoveries and 43 deaths.

KATHMANDU, July 14: The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP)  has urged one and all not to use ‘corona guard’.

KATHMANDU, July 14: Nepal recorded 2,905 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, July 14: Here is the list of people who should not receive the shots of COVID-19 vaccines, according to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, July 13: Nepal recorded 2,398 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, according to the latest data from the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, July 11: Nepal has added 2,370 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, according to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, July 11: Nepal recorded 1,831 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, according to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, July 8: Nepal recorded 1,875 new cases, 1,286 recoveries and 29 deaths due to COVID-19 on Thursday.

2,979 new cases, 1,333 recoveries and 28 deaths due to COVID-19 recorded on Wednesday

The Kathmandu Valley recorded 499 new cases

KATHMANDU, July 5: Nepal recorded 2,622 new cases, 2,211 recoveries and 23 deaths on Monday.

Almost half the new cases recorded across the country were detected in the Kathmandu Valley alone

KATHMANDU, July 2: A total of 2,292 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in the country in the past 24 hours, according to the Ministry of Health and Population.

KATHMANDU, July 1: New cases of COVID-19 are gradually increasing in recent days as the government has eased the prohibitory orders to some extent