As special envoys on COVID-19 for the director-general of the World Health Organization, we have witnessed firsthand the intensity of the suffering caused by the pandemic, especially in poorer communities. This profound tragedy has been evolving before our eyes and still is nowhere near its end. In our experience, the first priority in responding to an infectious disease is to save lives and protect the health and well-being of current and future generations. At the same time, we are increasingly
As special envoys on COVID-19 for the director-general of the World Health Organization, we have witnessed firsthand the intensity of
KATHMANDU:- The CPM (UML) Chair and Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and senior leader Madhav Kumar Nepal met at a
KATHMANDU:- Nepali Ambassador to the European Union, Gehendra Rajbhandari, has urged the European Commission to help Nepal in its fight
PARIS, (AFP):- Of the 100 cities worldwide most vulnerable to environmental hazards all but one are in Asia, and four-fifths are in India or China, according to a risk assessment published Friday. Across the globe, more than 400 large cities
PARIS, (AFP):- Using higher doses of antibiotics in a bid to tackle the growing problem of drug resistance may end up strengthening certain bacteria, according to research released on Wednesday that highlights a previously unthought-of risk. Antimicrobial resistance has been
BY Manoj Rijal, NEW YORK:- US Ambassador to the UN Linda Thomas-Greenfield has said that the US will continue towards ensuring human rights of the minority Uyghur population of China and speak out against Chinese government’s genocide of the Uyghurs. “We will keep standing up and speaking out until China’s government stops its crimes against humanity and the genocide of Uyghurs and other minorities in Xinjiang,” Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield said. “We will keep working in concert with our allies and our
PHUNGLING: Taplejung, a mountainous district in the Province 1, has sought help from the Tibet Government fight against the Covid-19
BY N24 Correspondent, KATHMANDU:- President of Central Tibetan Administration (CTA), Dr. Lobsang Sangay has demanded with the Chinese authorities to
CASTROVILLE:- Today, Governor Gavin Newsom unveiled another component of his $100 billion California Comeback Plan: transforming California public schools into gateways of equity and opportunity. Governor Newsom’s plan represents the highest level of state school funding in California history, investing an additional $20 billion to support the potential of every California student and make the structural change necessary to reduce barriers while increasing opportunities across the board, including massive investments in K-12 public schools, creating universal Pre-K and college savings
By ALAN FRAM and KEVIN FREKING, WASHINGTON (AP):- Republicans dumped GOP Rep. Liz Cheney from her House leadership post Wednesday
By FARES AKRAM and JOSEF FEDERMAN, GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP):- Israel on Wednesday pressed ahead with a fierce military
KATHMANDU: The Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC), a state owned trading enterprise of Nepal that imports, stores and distributes petroleum products
KATHMANDU:- Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has once again increased the price of petroleum products to be effective from Sunday midnight.
WASHINGTON, (AFP):- The major US pipeline network forced offline by a cyber attack began to reopen Wednesday, its operator said,
KATHMANDU:- Nepal has witnessed remittance inflow of Rs 729 billion in the first nine months of the current fiscal year.
NEW DELHI, (PTI):- New cases of coronavirus in India fell...
By CHALIDA EKVITTHAYAVECHNUKUL, BANGKOK (AP) — Health authorities in Thailand said...
KATHMANDU: A prohibitory order has been enforced in Kathmandu valley, bringing all but essential services to a halt. The order
KATHMANDU:- Obstruction by locals at Sisdol in Nuwakot district to allow dumping of the garbage collected from the Kathmandu Valley
KATHMANDU:- A total of 70 climbers have summited the highest mountain in the world-Sagarmatha (Mt Everest)-on Wednesday, according to Department
KATHMANDU:- The government has extended the duration of suspension of international flights from Tribhuvan International Airport, country’s sole international airport,
By MARCIA DUNN, CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — First came the amazing pictures, then the video. Now NASA is sharing sounds
By BARBARA ORTUTAY and MATT O'BRIEN: Facebook’s oversight board, which on Wednesday upheld the company’s ban of former President Donald Trump,
KATHMANDU:- A total of 8,960 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the past 24 hours in the country.
LALITPUR:- The chariot of Rato Machindranath has been pulled on Wednesday, The chariot of Rato Machindranath, also worshipped as the