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Power disruption at these places in KTM valley on Sun/Mon

The Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has stated that power supply will disrupt in some places of the capital on Sunday and Monday. According to NEA, the distribution line will disrupt from the Swichatar-Swayambhu feeder for the expansion of the ring road from Kalanki to Dhungedhara and the road from Sitapaila to Ramkot which falls under…
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N Korea’s Kim Jong Un appears in public amid health rumors

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made his first public appearance in 20 days as he celebrated the completion of a fertilizer factory near Pyongyang, state media said Saturday, ending an absence that had triggered global rumors that he may be seriously ill. The North’s official Korean Central News Agency reported that Kim attended the ceremony…
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Lockdown extended by another 10 days until May 7

A meeting of the Council of Ministers on Sunday evening has decided to extend the ongoing nationwide lockdown by ten days until May 7. Earlier, the government had extended the lockdown until April 27. The meeting held at the Prime Minister's official residence in Baluwatar also concluded that the lockdown has been very effective to prevent…
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International and domestic flights suspended till May 15

The government has decided to halt the operation of international and domestic flights till May 15 as a precautionary measure against the spread of COVID-19. A meeting of the High-Level Coordination Committee for the Prevention and Control of COVID-19 held at Singhadurbar this morning took a decision to this effect. The meeting led by…
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India gifts 23 tonnes of essential medicines to Nepal

India on Wednesday sent 23 tonnes of essential medicines to Nepal to help it fight the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic which has infected 45 people in the country. The country’s Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli thanked his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi for the generous support. “I thank Prime Minister Shri @narendramodi ji for India’s…
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11 new coronavirus cases, bringing Nepal’s total to 42

The total number of recorded cases of coronavirus transmission in the country has reached 42 today, with eleven people testing positive for the infection in a single day. There were only 31 cases reported till the 32nd case was confirmed by the Ministry of Health and Population at its daily press bulletin earlier today. However, as…
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Two COVID-19 patients discharged from hospital

Two female coronavirus patients — one 19-year-old and another 65-year-old — who had been undergoing treatment at different hospitals, were discharged today after they tested negative twice. These patients include the second coronavirus positive patient who had been undergoing treatment at Sukraraj Tropical and Infectious Disease Hospital,…
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Volunteers Feed Hungry Animals at Nepal’s Revered Shrine

When COVID-19 came to Nepal, attention turned to an unlikely group of victims: hundreds of monkeys, cows and pigeons. Normally, the animals are fed by thousands of devotees at the country’s most revered Hindu temple, Pashupatinath temple in Kathmandu. But last month Nepal’s government ordered a complete lockdown to stop the spread of the…
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