Nepal | May 30, 2020

Nepalis stranded abroad to be evacuated

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The government has finally decided to start evacuating vulnerable Nepalis, including migrant workers who have been stranded in countries other than India....


NC points out flaws in fiscal budget

The main opposition Nepali Congress on Friday consulted former finance minister Ram Sharan Mahat, economist Swarnim Wagle and former vice-chairpersons of National Planning Commission Jagadish Chandra Pokharel and Govinda Pokharel on the fiscal budget presented by the government in the Parliament....


170 new cases take Nepal’s COVID-19 tally to 1,212; MoHP confirms 6th fatality

The Ministry of Health and Population on Friday confirmed that 170 people have tested positive for Covid-19, taking the nationwide tally to 1,212....


Monkeys steal coronavirus blood samples in India

India has had 165,799 cases of the coronavirus and 4,706 deaths....



Budget size reduced by 3.8pc to Rs 1.47 trillion

Amid uncertainties due to the spread of COVID-19 in the country, Finance Minister Yubaraj Khatiwada on Thursday unveiled a federal budget of Rs 1.475 trillion for fiscal 2020-21 at the joint session of the House of Representatives and National Assembly....



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