Nepal | March 29, 2020

Govt decrees lockdown extension by a week

The government has decided that the lockdown imposed on March 24, will be extended by a week....

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 COVID-19 case confirmed in teenager from Baglung

Qatar

The fifth case of coronavirus was confirmed in a 19-year-old girl, a resident of Baglung....

World

Modi seeks 'forgiveness' from India's poor over coronavirus lockdown

The lockdown is expected to exacerbate India's economic woes at a time when growth had already slumped to its lowest pace in six years....

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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