Nepal | August 07, 2020

Nationwide COVID-19 tally crosses 22k with 464 new cases detected on Friday

The Ministry of Health and Population has recorded 464 new cases of the coronavirus infection on Friday, taking the nationwide count to 22,214....

Kathmandu

Ruling Nepal Communist Party’s Standing Committee in limbo

NCP Co-chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal’s attempt to convince Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli to attend the Standing Committee meeting has not succeeded even after multiple rounds of meetings....

Nepal

360 new coronavirus cases detected; nationwide tally hits 21,750

China, coronavirus

The Ministry of Health and Population has recorded 360 new cases of the coronavirus infection on Thursday, taking the nationwide count to 21,750....

World

Standoff with China will be long, India warns in pulled statement

New Delhi says a "violent face-off" that followed the intrusion killed 20 of its soldiers in the western Himalayas....

Opinion

  • Country’s education sector at crossroads

    The education sector in Nepal, as in many other developing nations, is at the crossroads. Millions of students from low income families, many of which...

  • MUS to control COVID-19

    Sajpani, a quiet village in Surkhet district, used to be an oxymoron – while pani featured prominently in its name, the village had no water....

  • COVID-19, Handwashing, and Access to Water

    In a country where only 25 percent of water supply systems are fully functional, and 3.5 million people still do not have access to basic water servic...

  • Country’s education sector at crossroads

    The education sector in Nepal, as in many other developing nations, is at the crossroads. Millions of students from low income families, many of which...

  • MUS to control COVID-19

    Sajpani, a quiet village in Surkhet district, used to be an oxymoron – while pani featured prominently in its name, the village had no water....

  • COVID-19, Handwashing, and Access to Water

    In a country where only 25 percent of water supply systems are fully functional, and 3.5 million people still do not have access to basic water servic...

Business

August 17 resumption of domestic flights in doubt

Aircrafts, Nepal Airlines Corporation, Tribhuvan International Airport, Aeroplanes

The initial excitement among domestic airline operators over resumption of flights after nearly a five-month hiatus has begun to dampen....

Sports

Entertainment

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