Nepal | March 28, 2020

Rescue flights continue on Saturday

Nepal Tourism Board

Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) has continued the rescue flights today for stranded passengers across the country....

Kathmandu

National flag carrier off to China to bring medicines

Nepal Airlines Corporation — the national flag carrier — has departed for China this afternoon to bring medicines and other medical equipment....

  • Deuba urges govt to act

    President of Nepali Congress Sher Bahadur Deuba issued a press release calling on the government to immediately announce economic relief package for d...

  • PM Oli discharged, health normal

    Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, who was admitted to Manmohan Cardiothoracic Vascular and Transplant Centre of Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital on ...

  • PM Oli discharged

    The prime Minister experienced irregularities in heartbeat on Thursday night after which he was rushed to the hospital....

  • Teku COVID-19 patients recovering, no discharge yet

    On Friday evening, rumours were rife that the 19-year old had been discharged after a second test came out negative for the infection....

Nepal

Man from Kailali tests positive for COVID-19

A 34-year-old man, who had recently returned from Dubai, has tested positive for the coronavirus contagion, becoming the fourth Nepali to have contracted the disease that has forced more than three billion people across the world to remain under lockdown....

World

BREAKING: British PM Johnson tests positive for coronavirus

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday he had tested positive for coronavirus and was self-isolating at Downing Street but would still lead the government's response to the accelerating outbreak....

Opinion

  • Nepal’s Night Watch needs you: Help them with PPEs

    “Night gathers, and now my watch begins. It shall not end until my death.” This is the oath that the Night’s Watch, the military order that shie...

  • COVID-19: Call for humanity

    It seems so weird, we still act like we are doing this for Mother Earth and that we are going to come out as winners once we defeat this humongous evi...

  • EDITORIAL: Growing anxiety

    Even as people are growing restless with having to lock themselves inside their homes for the third day running, Nepal has recorded its third case of ...

  • Nepal’s Night Watch needs you: Help them with PPEs

    “Night gathers, and now my watch begins. It shall not end until my death.” This is the oath that the Night’s Watch, the military order that shie...

  • COVID-19: Call for humanity

    It seems so weird, we still act like we are doing this for Mother Earth and that we are going to come out as winners once we defeat this humongous evi...

  • EDITORIAL: Growing anxiety

    Even as people are growing restless with having to lock themselves inside their homes for the third day running, Nepal has recorded its third case of ...

Business

Customs across the country lie deserted

Nakabandhi

As both Nepal and India have gone into a lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus, exports and imports in both the countries have been affected and major customs offices lie deserted....

  • Ncell raises recharge on bonus balance

    All Ncell customers can now avail 120 per cent bonus balance on every recharge. Ncell Pvt Ltd announced the increment on bonus balance, aiming to make...

  • German govt evacuates 305 German nationals

    A total of 305 German nationals, who were stranded in Nepal after the government imposed a lockdown in a bid to stop the spread of the coronavirus, ha...

  • Tatopani, Rasuwagadi customs opened

    The Department of Customs has formally opened the Tatopani and Rasuwagadi customs points from Thursday after the government took a decision to open th...

  • NEA to promote use of induction stoves

    To promote the use of electric induction stoves, Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) is offering a discount of 20 per cent on electricity tariffs for co...

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