Nepal | January 18, 2021

266 new Covid-19 cases registered on Sunday; nationwide tally hits 267,322

Nepal on Sunday reported 266 new cases of coronavirus infection from across the country. With this, the nationwide infection count has advanced to 267,322....

Kathmandu

PM slams Dahal-Nepal faction’s ‘lie’

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli slammed the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) faction led by Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Madhav Kumar for spreading the rumour that he had met four justices of the Supreme Court....

Nepal

COVID vaccine supply, border issues discussed during FM's India visit

Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, who returned from his three-day India visit on Saturday, said that he sought supply of COVID-19 vaccines for essential sectors and India had kept Nepal on priority for supplying the vaccines....

World

Quake death toll at 73 as Indonesia struggles with string of disasters

At least 73 people have been killed after an earthquake struck Indonesia's West Sulawesi province on Friday, the disaster mitigation agency (BNPB) said on Sunday, the latest in a string of disasters to hit the Southeast Asian country....

Opinion

  • Social ostracism

    Social ostracism could be a potent tool to control corruption in the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal. It could complement the laws in capping the...

  • International events: Investment for tourism growth

    I just read a fairy tale in a I national daily about the high-profile tourists of 1970 having an expensive dinner at Bhaktapur Durbar Square, catered ...

  • EDITORIAL: Don’t ruin treks

    Imagine an autobahn from Lukla Airport to Everest Base Camp. Would it thrill visitors to the region with the world’s tallest mountain or cause disma...

  • Social ostracism

    Social ostracism could be a potent tool to control corruption in the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal. It could complement the laws in capping the...

  • International events: Investment for tourism growth

    I just read a fairy tale in a I national daily about the high-profile tourists of 1970 having an expensive dinner at Bhaktapur Durbar Square, catered ...

  • EDITORIAL: Don’t ruin treks

    Imagine an autobahn from Lukla Airport to Everest Base Camp. Would it thrill visitors to the region with the world’s tallest mountain or cause disma...

Business

Mobile data users abandoning Ncell for NT

Mobile data users in the country are increasingly abandoning Ncell and subscribing state-owned Nepal Telecom....

Sports

Entertainment

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