TASHKENT, March 23: Uzbekistan will effectively lock down its capital city Tashkent from March 24 to prevent the spread of coronavirus, the Central Asian nation’s government said on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 23: Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan are set to face off for the AVC (Asian Volleyball Confederation) Central Zone Men’s Volleyball Championship after winning their respective semifinal matches at Nepal Army Physical and Sports Training Center in Lalitpur on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 18: The national volleyball team of Uzbekistan has arrived Kathmandu to participate in the SCV Central Zone Male Volleyball Competition to be kicked off from tomorrow.

KATHMANDU, Jan 27: Nepal and Uzbekistan entered into the formal diplomatic ties today. It marks the establishment of bilateral diplomatic relations of Nepal with 158 countries around the world, including all nations from Central Asia.

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: Nepal suffered humiliating 14-1 defeat at the hands of Uzbekistan in its first match of the AFC Futsal Championship 2018 Qualifiers on Sunday.

TEHRAN, June 13: Iran became the second team to qualify for the 2018 World Cup by beating Uzbekistan 2-0 late Monday, sparking celebrations in the streets.

Nepali boxers heading for Uzbekistan

April 27, 2017 02:15 am

KATHMANDU, April 26:Two Nepali boxers including Puran Rai and Dipak Shrestha are set to take part in the ASBC Asian Confederation Boxing Championships to be held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan from April 27 to May 8.

MOSCOW, Sept 3: Islam Karimov, who crushed all opposition in the Central Asian country of Uzbekistan as its only president in a quarter-century of independence from the Soviet Union, has died of a stroke at age 78, the Uzbek government announced Friday.