OPD service at Pyuthan hospital closes after doctors contracted infectionBy RSS
Outpatient Department (OPD) service at Pyuthan Hospital in Pyuthan district has been closed after doctors and an office staff have been infected with COVID-19, said the hospital administration.
People preparing for low-key festivals amidst COVID-19 riskBy RSS
At normal times, there would be much fervour and gaiety among the people during this season. But that is not so this time due to the risk of the global coronavirus pandemic.
Snow leopard research centre being set upBy RSS
A Snow Leopard Study and Research Centre is to be set up in the Kanchanjungha Conservation Area in Taplejung district. The construction of the Centre's building is underway and it is set to complete within this fiscal year.
Kunming of China provides medical supplies to PokharaBy RSS
Nepal-China Friendship Association President Bishwa Shankar Palikhe on Sunday handed over the medical assistance to Pokhara Metropolitan City’s Mayor Man Bahadur GC and Deputy Mayor Manjudevi Gurung in presence of the officials of the Pokhara Metropolis.
444 dead, 101 persons missing in natural disasters since this AprilBy RSS
Altogether 101 persons have gone missing in such incidents over this course, stated the Authority, adding that 739 people were injured in floods, landslides and lightning incidents among others mostly triggered by rain.
Bardiya National Park allows safariBy RSS
The Bardiya National Park (BNP), which remained closed for long time owing to COVID-19, has allowed safari, adopting strict measure of health standard.
Six lakh rupees collected for kidney patientBy RSS
A financial support of Rs. 650,000 was received from the Nepalis living and working in US for Santosh Ranamagar of Byas municipality-14. Ranamagar has suffered a kidney failure and is currently surviving on the basis of a dialysis.
Child drowns in riverBy RSS
A child has died after being swept away by the Bhimgothe river in Badigad rural municipality in the district. The deceased has been identified as seven-year-old Anup, the son of Anuj KC, a resident of ward no. 7 in the rural municipality, according to deputy superintendent of police Rajendra Regmi, information officer of the District Police Office, Baglung.
Ward member dies of COVID-19By RSS
Member of Khairahani Municipality Ward No 12, Badri Bahadur Pande, died of COVID-19 last night. The 49-year-old was suffering from cancer as well.
Lumbini government spokesperson infectedBy RSS
Minister for physical infrastructure development of Lumbini Baijanath Chaudhary has tested positive to Corona Virus. Also the spokesperson of the Lumbini government, Chaudhary was confirmed positive in a PCR test carried out on Friday.
Leader Khanal returns homeBy RSS
He was admitted to Hams Hospital of Dhumrabarahi, Kathmandu after he experienced high blood pressure and respiratory problems, said his personal secretary Krishna Bhattarai.
Historical Rani Pokhari glowing at the night (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
The construction of the historical Rani Pokhari, which lies at the heart of Kathmandu, is at the final stage. Lights have been added at the Rani Pokhari premises and making the temple glow during the night.
Restriction imposed in Kanchanpur in view of festivalsBy RSS
Chief District Officer Ram Kumar Mahato issued the decree regarding the restriction orders to prevent assemblage of large number of people at temples and shrines during the big festivals as Dashain, Tihar, Chhath and others.
NHRC makes public name of human rights violatorsBy RSS
According to Commission Chairperson Anupraj Sharma, these names were made public following the recommendation of the past report prepared for the past 20 years.
Spread of COVID-19 high among security forces in Baglung, 51 found infected in a single dayBy The Rising Nepal
The number of infected people in the NA has reached 96, including 21 added on Thursday, which started with the three who tested positive for COVID-19 in the beginning.
70-year-old Dawadi lives off by selling Sal leavesBy The Rising Nepal
It is a compulsion for Nanda Kumari Dawadi, 70, to walk up to the height by waking up early every day to sustain life. Dawadi climbs the steep road to Kalika Jungle Park to and fro every day to collect Sal leaves.
Corona infected woman dies in SaptariBy RSS
A woman has died of Corona Virus today. The 46-year-old of Barmajhiya in Kanchanpur municipality-2 died at her home, according to Chief of Health Office, Saptari Duniya Lal Yadav.
Newly LDT member secretary pledges to complete master planBy RSS
Newly appointed member secretary of the Lumbini Development Trust (LDT), Sanu Raja Shakya pledged to complete the Lumbini master plan on time.
Fourteen including local government chair injured in clashBy RSS
Chairman of Surnaya Rural Municipality, Bir Bahadur Bista, has been physically assaulted over the issue of the rural municipality's centre. Chair Bista was pelted with stone when he went to remove the padlock that had been carried out by the agitating side at the Rural Municipality Office. Bista sustained injuries in his head due to this.
Anti-GBV project launched in State 2, KarnaliBy The Rising Nepal
Non-government organisations, in coordination with the government of Nepal, have launched two-year project in State 2 and Karnali State to tackle gender-based violence (GBV). The Delegation of the European Union to Nepal and the United Nations Population Fund, in coordination with the Ministry of Women, Children and Senior Citizens together with relevant provincial and local authorities, have launched the project. As the COVID-19 crisis continues to put women and girls at increased risk of GBV,...