Nepal | August 12, 2020

Kathmandu logs highest single day tally yet as 110 Covid-19 cases surface, 1000+ active cases in valley

Kathmandu Valley

Kathmandu valley recorded the highest single-day Covid-19 cases on Tuesday as 110 cases surfaced in Kathmandu alone while Lalitpur and Bhaktapur reported 16 and eight cases respectively....


Flights, long-haul transport to remain suspended till August 31

The Cabinet meeting held on Monday decided to resume flight operations from September 1....


COVID-19 Update: 638 new cases, 171 recoveries, four deaths recorded on Tuesday

As of today, the country has witnessed 23,948 cases of the coronavirus infection while 16,664 people have been discharged from hospitals. Meanwhile, eighty-three COVID-19 fatalities have been confirmed....


Russia becomes first country to approve a COVID-19 vaccine, says Putin

President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that Russia had become the first country in the world to grant regulatory approval to a COVID-19 vaccine after less than two months of human testing, a move hailed by Moscow as evidence of its scientific prowess....



Public transportation sector most affected by lockdown: Transport Entrepreneurs

Balkhu jeep, leaving kathmandu

The plan to allow resumption of long-distance public transportation from August 17 across the country has again been cancelled....



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