Nepal | September 30, 2020

Quarantine ‘could deter tourists’

The mandatory seven-day quarantine rule that tourists need to follow upon their arrival in Nepal will prove to be a deterrence for majority of travellers, say tourism sector stakeholders....

Kathmandu

Private hospitals, labs to charge Rs 3,899 for PCR test

Private hospitals have fixed their own rate for conducting polymerase chain reaction tests, saying that the fee allocated by the Ministry of Health and Population was too less....

Nepal

Bajhang minor rape and murder case update: CIB to probe the case, family yet to receive the body

Family members of the 12-year-old girl who was raped and killed in Bajhang district, have refused to receive her body demanding fair investigation into the case. ...

World

Inovio's potential COVID-19 vaccine trial on partial clinical hold

Coronavirus , vaccines, vaccines trails

The company said the pause was not due to any side effects in its early-stage study of the vaccine....

Opinion

  • Lowering risks of Covid-19

    The number of Covid-19 cases in Nepal has been increasing steeply since August. It took just a month to double the number of positive cases (from 24 A...

  • Universal basic income: The time is now

    A concept that has been under debate for some years in global forums is the Universal Basic Income (UBI), which briefly defines a distribution structu...

  • EDITORIAL: TU, stay resolute

    Nepal’s biggest university, Tribhuvan University, has decided to go ahead with its regular examinations after the major festivals next month....

  • Lowering risks of Covid-19

    The number of Covid-19 cases in Nepal has been increasing steeply since August. It took just a month to double the number of positive cases (from 24 A...

  • Universal basic income: The time is now

    A concept that has been under debate for some years in global forums is the Universal Basic Income (UBI), which briefly defines a distribution structu...

  • EDITORIAL: TU, stay resolute

    Nepal’s biggest university, Tribhuvan University, has decided to go ahead with its regular examinations after the major festivals next month....

Business

Domestic flights resume operations after six months

Aircrafts, Nepal Airlines Corporation, Tribhuvan International Airport, Aeroplanes

After six months of restrictions, domestic flights resumed from Monday; Nepal Airlines Corporation conducted the first flight from Kathmandu to Bhojpur....

Sports

Entertainment

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