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17 people die of influenza virus

KATHMANDU: Seventeen people have so far died of influenza virus. According to Division of Epidemiology and Disease Control, out of

Justice missing from Judiciary: Dr KC

KATHMANDU: Prof Dr Gobinda KC, who is on a strike demanding reforms in the medical education sector, has laments over

Health Insurance bill endorsed

KATHMANDU: The meeting today of the Legislature-Parliament passed unanimously the 'Health Insurance Bill, 2074'. Earlier tabling a proposal seeking deliberations

Increasing dengue cases spreads fear

MAHOTTARI: Rapid spread of dengue in Bardibas of Mahottari district has created fear among the locals.  Dengue was seen in

Three scientists share 2017 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

STOCKHOLM, (Xinhua): Three scientists share 2017 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, the Nobel Committee announced on Monday in Stockholm. 

Health-related organisations dissent to government-NMA agreement

KATHMANDU: Various health-related organisations rendered services by tying black bands on their arms and wearing helmets in protest against the

Doctors call off protest after deal with government

KATHMANDU: The doctors have called off their protests after a four-point agreement was reached between the Nepal Medical Association (NMA)

Dr KC begins 12th fast-onto-death with five-point demands

KATHMANDU: Prof Dr Govinda KC, senior orthopedic surgeon at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH) has begun his 12th fast-onto-death, putting

Preparations for kidney transplant at Bharatpur hospital on

CHITWAN: Preparations are on full swing for launching kidney transplant services at Bharatpur Hospital in Chitwan.  It is estimated that

Number of people with HIV on rise

POKHARA: It is revealed that the number of people living with HIV has increased in Kaski district lately.  By the

Doctors demonstrate against Council of Ministers’ decision

KATHMANDU: The doctors, in initiatives of medical associations, have demonstrated against the instruction given by the Council of Ministers to

DoH team reaches Bajura on malaria control mission

BAJURA: A medical team from the centre has reached here in connection with controlling spread of malaria in Kolti area

Dengue cases rising in Dang, 5 infected

DANG: Dengue fever is gripping in Dang district with at least five people recently diagnosed with the fever in various

More than 450 viral fever patients treated in Rukum

RUKUM: The District Public Health Office (DPHO), Rukum has provided necessary healthcare services to more than 450 locals in various

Seasonal influenza taking toll at Barpak, killing one, taking over…

GORKHA: Common cold and seasonal influenza that has spread for the past 10 days has taken its toll in Barpak

Dr KC postpones fast-onto-death strike

KATHMANDU: Dr Govinda KC, who was on a fast-unto-death, postponed his strike today. Today was the 23rd day since he

Parliamentary Committee endorses Medical Education Bill- 2073

KATHMANDU: The Women, Children and Senior Citizen Committee under the Legislature-Parliament has approved the Medical Education Bill-2073 Friday.  Endorsement of

Discussion on medical education bill postponed as lawmakers demand time…

KATHMANDU: After the lawmakers demanded additional time to study on the bill presented at the Parliamentary Committee on Women, Children,

MoE appeals for uninterrupted healthcare services

KATHMANDU: The Ministry of Education (MoE) has appealed with the health care providers to continue rendering healthcare services, stating that

Man interjects during Health Minister’s speech to question the fate…

MAHOTTARI: "We don't receive any medicines for free, doctors write it down on a piece of paper and we buy