COVID-19 tally crosses 300,000 with 3,032 new infectionsBy The Rising Nepal
The Ministry of Health and Population on Sunday confirmed 3,032 new cases of COVID-19, taking the nation's novel coronavirus tally to 300,119.
Govt. not considering nationwide lockdown: FM GyawaliBy The Rising Nepal
Even though the COVID-19 cases have been on the rise lately, the government is not considering imposing a nationwide lockdown like last year for now.
India COVID: Patients dying without oxygen amid Delhi surgeBy The Rising Nepal
It's almost impossible to find a hospital bed here now. Oxygen cylinders and medicines are in short supply. On Saturday, Saroj Hospital and Batra Hospital told families to take their patients away as they were running out of oxygen.
62-year-old dies of COVID-19 in KailaliBy The Rising Nepal
A 62-year-old male of Godawari Municipality succumbed to the virus infection on Sunday morning while under treatment at Seti Provincial Hospital.
COVID-19 patient commits suicide, Banke records four deaths in 12 hoursBy The Rising Nepal
Banke recorded four COVID-19 related fatalities in the last 12 hours from Saturday evening to Sunday morning.
Indian hospitals turn away patients in COVID-19 ‘tsunami’By The Rising Nepal
Overwhelmed hospitals in India begged for oxygen supplies on Saturday as the country’s coronavirus infections soared again overnight in a “tsunami” of disease, setting a new world record for cases for the third consecutive day.
Japan shuts stores, bars, theaters to slow surgeBy The Rising Nepal
Japan’s department stores, bars and theatres shuttered Sunday as part of emergency measures to slow a surge in infections.
COVID treatment ward under operationBy RSS
A 'COVID treatment ward has come into operation in Hetuada, the capital of Bagmati province with the objective of supporting the treatment of the COVID-19 patients. The ward has been established at the Hetauda hospital under the provincial government.
How the pandemic has changed our sex livesBy BBC
However, over time, as people reported increased pandemic-related stressors, including loneliness, general stress and Covid-19-specific worries, they also reported decreased sexual desire for their partners.
2,486 new cases, 14 deaths of COVID-19 in 24 hoursBy The Rising Nepal
In 7,525 Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests done in the last 24 hours, 2,486 persons were found infected with SARS-CoV-2," informed the Health Ministry in the regular press briefing.
India virus patients suffocate from low oxygen amid surgeBy The Rising Nepal
Authorities scrambled anew Saturday to supply medical oxygen to Indian hospitals where COVID-19 patients were suffocating amid low supplies as the country with the world’s worst coronavirus surge set a new global daily record of infections for the third straight day.
Province 2 government forms anti-COVID mechanismBy RSS
The Province 2 government has formed an all-party anti-COVID mechanism to make the preventive measures more effective and result-oriented.
Former king, queen admitted to hospital for COVID-19 treatmentBy The Rising Nepal
Former king Gyanendra Shah and former queen Komal Shah have been admitted to the Norvic International Hospital today for the treatment of COVID-19.
US lifts pause on Johnson & Johnson vaccineBy The Rising Nepal
US health regulators have lifted an 11-day pause on the Johnson & Johnson (J&J) Covid-19 jab, but will add a warning label about the potential for extremely rare blood clots.
Seven infected die in 24 hours in BankeBy RSS
Seven people infected with Corona Virus have died in Banke in the past 24 hours. An infected died in course of treatment at the Bheri hospital here this morning.
Malaria vaccine hailed as potential breakthroughBy The Rising Nepal
A malaria vaccine has proved to be 77 per cent effective in early trials and could be a major breakthrough against the disease, say its developers from the University of Oxford.
2,449 new cases of COVID-19 in 24 hoursBy The Rising Nepal
In 8,798 Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests done in the last 24 hours, 2,449 persons were found infected with SARS-CoV-2," informed the Health Ministry in the regular press briefing.
As bodies pile up, India's leaders face rising public anger over second COVID-19 waveBy The Rising Nepal
India's second wave, which began in mid-March, has devastated communities and hospitals across the country. Everything is in short supply -- intensive care unit beds, medicine, oxygen and ventilators. Bodies are piling up in morgues and crematoriums.
CM Bhatta instructs for preparedness against Covid-19By RSS
Chief Minister for Sudurpaschim Province, Trilochan Bhatta, has instructed the authorities concerned to remain alert and do necessary preparation against Covid-19 since the second wave has begun gripping the country.