Nepal | July 09, 2020

Adequate social security key to minimise impact of COVID-19, says PM Oli

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said protection of the most vulnerable, including migrant workers and those in informal sectors, and provision of adequate social security and health care was the key to minimise the impact of COVID-19. ...


23 new coronavirus cases recorded in Kathmandu valley on Wednesday

Traffic is seen as number of vehicles increases in the street after government and private offices, banks and financial institutions have partially been opened during 77th day of nationwide lockdown imposed amid concerns over novel coronavirus outbreak in Kathmandu, on Monday, June 8, 2020. Photo: Naresh Shrestha/THT

Twenty-three new cases of the coronavirus infection have been detected within Kathmandu Valley, on Wednesday. ...


Nepal COVID-19 Update: 255 new cases, 253 recoveries, no deaths

As of today, the country has witnessed 16,423 cases of the coronavirus infection while 7,752 people have been discharged from hospitals. Meanwhile, thirty-five COVID-19 fatalities have been confirmed....


Kanye West breaks ranks with Trump, vows to win presidential race

Kanye West

West, previously a vocal supporter of Trump, announced on Saturday that he would run for president in 2020....



Transporters submit vehicle keys to banks

Agitating transport entrepreneurs have started submitting keys of their vehicles to banks and financial institutions, stating that they are not in a position to repay loans and interest at the moment as public transportation service has been completely halted for almost four months...



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