RAJHA, May 12: Banke district, which has now become one of the hotspots of the second wave of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), reported 11 more deaths due to the disease in the past 24 hours.

KATHMANDU, May 12: An influential leader of the ruling CPN-UML Pashupati Chaulagain has died of COVID-19 on Tuesday evening.

KATHMANDU, May 7: A senior government official working at the Federal Parliament has died of COVID-19 infection.

NEPALGUNJ, May 7: As many as 10 COVID-19 patients died from the virus in Banke in the last 24 hours. Those dying of COVID-19 in various hospitals in Banke district include eight people from Banke and one each from Bardiya and Kailali districts.

KATHMANDU, May 5: As many as 58 people died of COVID-19 in Nepal in the past 24 hours. The number is so far the highest to record in a single day.

DHULIKHEL, May 1: A COVID-19 patient died this morning while undergoing treatment at Dhulikhel Hospital. A 37-year-old male from Kubinde of Sindhupalchowk was admitted to the hospital last Friday after he complained of health complications.

KATHMANDU, April 30: A renowned Indian television anchor, Rohit Sardana,41, passed away on Friday. He reportedly died of a heart attack although he had also tested positive for COVID-19 roughly a week ago.

BIRGUNJ, April 28: Two coronavirus-infected people died in course of treatment at Narayani Hospital, Birgunj, early Wednesday morning.

More than 40 percent of COVID-19 patients in the hospital  in critical condition

KATHMANDU, April 13: Eight people have died of COVID-19 in a single day in Nepal. This is the highest death toll due to coronavirus since the second wave of COVID-19 started in Nepal.

BAGMATI, April 5: An elderly woman was killed when a fire burnt down her house at Bhimphedi Rural Municipality in Makawanpur district Monday morning.

NC leader Joshi passes away

March 26, 2021 21:29 pm

KATHMANDU, March 26: Nepali Congress(NC) leader Nabindra Raj Joshi has passed away Friday evening

KATHMANDU, March 12: Senior journalist Susheel Sharma passed away while undergoing treatment at a Kathmandu-based hospital on Friday. He was 63.

TOKYO, Mar 2: A Japanese a woman in her 60s died from a brain haemorrhage three days after receiving a Pfizer coronavirus vaccination, the health ministry said on Tuesday, adding that there may not be a link between the two.

UNITED NATIONS, March 2: Saudi Arabia’s U.N. ambassador on Monday disputed the U.S. intelligence report which concluded that the Saudi crown prince approved an operation to kill or capture dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi, saying in a tweet: “Let us all move forward to tackle the serious business of world issues!!”

PYUTHAN, Feb 28: A new mother in Pyuthan district lost her life in lack of timely medical intervention on Sunday.

WASHINGTON, Feb 27: Saudi Arabia’s de facto ruler approved an operation to capture or kill murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018, according to U.S. intelligence released on Friday as the United States imposed sanctions on some of those involved but spared the crown prince himself in an effort to preserve relations with the kingdom.

Former MP Ranabhat passes away

February 22, 2021 18:29 pm

CHITWAN, Feb 22: Former Member of Parliament (MP) Eknath Ranabhat passed away on Monday while undergoing treatment at Chitwan Medical College.  He was 69. He had been hospitalized since the past 16 days after he suffered a stroke.  He was hypertensive. He breathed his last at 1:58 pm.

Two youths killed in road accident

February 21, 2021 12:26 pm

MORANG, Feb 21: Two youths were killed in a road accident at Urlabari in Morang district on Saturday.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Larry King, who quizzed thousands of world leaders, politicians and entertainers for CNN and other news outlets in a career spanning more than six decades, has died aged 87, his media company said in a statement on Saturday.

SOLUKHUMBU, Jan 18: At least three persons were killed and one other injured in a road accident that occurred at Mahadev cliff on the border of Solu Dudhkunda municipality and Necha Salyan rural municipality.

PANCHTHAR, Jan 7: A man who had escaped after murdering his wife was found dead. Dhan Kumar Ubharkoti, 32, a resident of Subhang in Hilihang-5 of the district was found hanging from a tree in the jungle some three kilometers east of his house.

MAKWANPUR, Dec 16: Two people died while five others were injured in three different accidents in Makawanpur.

LAHAN, Dec 14: A woman died and four other people sustained injuries in a clash between two groups that erupted while some people were fishing in a public pond at Bode Barsain Municipality in Saptari district on Sunday night.

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: Former Vice Chairman of National Planning Commission Dr Rabindra Kumar Shakya has died of COVID-19.

APF Inspector succumbs to COVID-19

November 24, 2020 13:05 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 24: Armed Police Force (APF) Inspector Nabin Budhathoki who was serving in Morang district has succumbed to COVID-19.

Former minister Gautam passes away

November 12, 2020 12:50 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 12: Former Minister for Land Reform, Bhim Prasad Gautam has passed away.

COVID-19 kills 1,004 people in Nepal in just five months

Two minors die from hornet sting

October 28, 2020 19:34 pm

DOTI, Oct 28: Two children from the same family have died after being stung by hornet at Chapali in Sayal Rural Municipality-1 in Doti district.

A total of 39 rhinos died in the current fiscal year due to some preventable and natural causes and five of them in the recent past two months. This is the highest number of rhino's death from natural causes in a year in the country's history after the armed conflict in the country when poachers had killed 37 rhinos in 2058 BS.

COVID-19 related death tally at BPKIHS hits 61

COVID-19 death in Nawalparasi

October 14, 2020 11:57 am

BUTWAL, Oct 14: A man from western Nawalparasi died of COVID-19 in Butwal on Wednesday.

CHITWAN, Oct 11: Ward Chair of Bharatpur Metropolitan City-20, Mani Lal Tamang, 69, has died of COVID-19. He died at Bharatpur Hospital Sunday morning, said Dr Pramod Poudel, coordinator of the COVID-19 clinic at the hospital.

KATHMANDU, Oct 9: Nearly 3,000 Nepal Army (NA) personnel have been infected with coronavirus disease (COVID-19) as of Friday.

DHARAN, Oct 9: Two COVID-19 patients from Sunsari breathed their last at BP Koirala Institute of Health Science (BPKIHS) on Friday.

DHARAN, Oct 6: A 64-year old man has died of COVID-19 at BP Koirala Institute of Health Science (BPKIHS) in Dharan on Tuesday.

The Valley’s death tally reaches 165

New mother dies of COVID-19 in Banke

October 4, 2020 13:45 pm

BANKE, Oct 4: A new mother has died of COVID-19 in the district this morning. The 29-year-old mother from Bhimdatta Municipality-2 died at Teaching Hospital in Kohalpur, said Naresh Shrestha, corona source person at the health office, Banke.

KATHMANDU, Sept 27: Nepal recorded 10 more fatalities linked to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the past 24 hours.

SYANGJA, Sept 24: At least five people were killed and four went missing after a massive landslide triggered by incessant downpour buried a  house in Waling Municipality of Syangja district early morning Thursday.

Two more COVID-19 patients die at BPKIHS

September 21, 2020 15:55 pm

DHARAN, Sept 21: Two patients who were undergoing treatment at the Dharan-based BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences breathed their last on Sunday and Monday, according to Dr Nidesh Sapkota, spokesperson for the hospital.

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

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

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

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.

Most deaths witnessed in Province 2

KATHMANDU, Sept 9: A male patient died of COVID-19 in Kathmandu Valley on Tuesday evening.

NEPALGUNJ, Sept 8: One more person died of COVID-19 in Nepalgunj on Tuesday morning.

Man beaten to death in Gulmi

September 7, 2020 13:05 pm

GULMI, Sept 6: A man in Gulmi died after he was beaten by an unidentified person.

COVID-19 patient dies in Dharan

September 6, 2020 14:50 pm

DHARAN, Sept 6: A COVID-19 patient undergoing treatment at BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) died on Sunday.