Nepal | March 29, 2020

Kathmandu

Serial killer Sobhraj in sentence waiver list

Nepal’s jail administration has put French national Charles Sobhraj, 76, a murder convict serving jail sentence in Nepal, on the list of elderly prisoners, who could qualify for waiver of jail sentence....

Nepal

Fifth person tests positive for COVID-19 in Nepal

Fifth person has tested positive for the coronavirus infection in Nepal, confirmed the health ministry....

World

UK coronavirus death toll under 20,000 would be 'good result': health chief says

The United Kingdom will do well if it manages to keep the coronavirus death toll below 20,000, a senior health official said on Saturday after the deadliest day so far of the outbreak saw the number of fatalities rise to more than 1,000....

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....

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