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35 people die from COVID-19 in eight days in Nepal Thursday, August 13th, 2020

By NARAYAN DHUNGANA, KATHMANDU:- Thirty-five people have died from COVID-19 in the past eight days alone. On Wednesday, eight people succumbed to the infection and four on Thursday. So far, 95 people have died from the virus. The death rate however is meagre as compared to the globe, according to..

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COVID lab struggles to work with insufficient human resources Tuesday, August 11th, 2020

By Narayan Adhikari, CHITWAN:-  The Bharatpur COVID-19 laboratory built in April in a very short period of time is struggling to perform for lack of systematic operation. It is said that shortage of human resources has marred the laboratory's service delivery. The lab established under the..

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191 Nepalese died from COVID-19 abroad, says NRNA

N24 Staff writer KATHMANDU:- So far, 191 Nepalese have died in famine abroad due to corona virus infection. According to the Non-Resident Nepali Association, two more Nepalese had died in India recently. As of Saturday evening, 264 Nepalese have died due to corona in different countries including..

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Nepal’s Ex-communications minster Basnet bereaved of father Thursday, August 6th, 2020

SINDHUPALCHWOK: Nepali Congress (NC) central member and former Minister for Communications and InformationTechnology, Mohan Bahadur Basnet, has been bereaved of his father. His 85-year-old father Khadga Bahadur Basnet breathed his last at Manmohan Cardiothoracic Vascular and Transplant Centre in..

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48 domestic flights to be resumed from August 15 Tuesday, August 4th, 2020

CB Adhikari, KATHMANDU:- Different airlines would resume 48 domestic commercial flights every day from August 17. Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN), the regulatory body, has granted permission for 48 commercial flights going to be resumed after around five months of lockdown. Airlines..

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Janai Purnima festival today Sunday, August 2nd, 2020

KATHMANDU:- The festival of 'Janai Purnima' or 'Rishi Tarpani' is being observed across the country today. The festival iKATHMANDU:- The festival of 'Janai Purnima' or 'Rishi Tarpani' is being observed across the country today. The festival is basically observed by the majority Hindus in the..

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