‘Health Ministry not in favour of immediately enforcing lockdown’By RSS
In a meeting of the House of Representatives (HOR)’s Education and Health Committee held on Tuesday, Health Secretary Dr. Roshan Pokharel said the ministry was against the lockdown. He further said the ministry was sensitive in not putting the battling economy in trouble due to lockdown. “If any sector is deemed to be shut, we will take the necessary decision and resume the sectors after two-three weeks”.
16 injured in Sarlahi bus accidentBy TRN Online
The bus with registration number Na. 5 Kha 5055 going to the east from the west lost its control and overturned in the afternoon.
Previously used Isolation Wards and quarantines in KMC in ready-to-use positionBy RSS
The Kathmandu Metropolitan City has said that isolation wards and quarantines have been kept in ready-to-use condition following the increasing number of COVID-19 patients in recent periods.
Over 100 doctors, health workers infected with COVID-19 in ChitwanBy RSS
One hundred seventeen doctors and health workers of different hospitals in the Chitwan district have tested positive for coronavirus. A number of doctors, health workers and hospital staff were infected with the virus within a few days following the surge in the number of coronavirus cases in the recent period.
Agreement to hold local level elections on timeBy TRN Online
A meeting of the five-party coordination committee formed to run the government has agreed that the upcoming local elections should be held in April as provided in the constitution.
35 employees of supreme court test positive for CoronavirusBy TRN Online
The full court is sitting in the Supreme Court today. Chief Justice Cholendra Shamsher Jabra has called a full meeting, said Devendra Dhakal, Information Officer of the Supreme Court.
Madhesi people's big dream has been fulfilled: Chief Minister RautBy RSS
Chief Minister of the Madhes Province, Lal Babu Raut has said a big dream of the Madhesi people has been realized with the naming of the Province no 2 as the Madhes Province.
Booster dose being administered in Lalitpur from todayBy TRN Online
The booster dose of COVID-19 is being administered to people working in the frontline in the Lalitpur Sub-Metropolitan City from Tuesday. According to the Lalitpur Sub-Metropolitan City, the vaccination campaign to administer the booster dose to people working in the frontline has started from today till January 20.
Naming Madhes Province honours Madhes movement: Chair YadavBy RSS
Chairperson of Janata Samajbadi Party, Upendra Yadav, has said naming Province 2 as Madhes Province has honoured the Madhes movement.
Coronavirus stalks hospital to administration staffsBy RSS
The people in Nuwakot district have been appealed to strictly abide by health and safety protocols after those working on the frontline got positive with coronavirus in the district.
Health desk, holding centre at Simkot airportBy RSS
In the wake of rapid spread of coronavirus across the country of late, the Simkot Airport here has set up health desk and holding centre.
Safe house meant for women gathers cobwebsBy The Rising Nepal
A safe home for women was constructed at Dasharathchand, the headquarters of Baitadi district, in 2013 with an aim to provide shelter to women who have been victims of different crimes. Situated at Ward No. 4 in Dasharathchand Municipality, the safe home was constructed at an investment of Rs. 1.4 million under the initiation of Inter Party Women’s Alliance. Care Nepal provided the financial support and Rural Development and Environment Management Society (RUDES) facilitated the construction.
Minister Jhakri releases Ministry’s progress in last 100 daysBy RSS
Releasing the ministry’s achievements on Monday on her 100 days as the Urban Development Minister, Jhakri said amendment to the urban policy was in the final phase and it would be registered in the ongoing winter session of the Federal Parliament by incorporating the issue of utility corridor.
Communications Minister presses for ensuring right to telecommunication servicesBy RSS
Minister for Communication and Information Technology, Gyanendra Bahadur Karki has stressed ensuring the rights of the rural people to get accessible telecommunication services.
Iron ore exploration started at Lohakot and MalladeviBy RSS
The Department of Mines and Geology has started the exploration of iron ore at Lohakot of Sankhuwasabha and Malladevi of Baitadi district.
COVID-19 vaccination campaign going ahead with priority: Health MinisterBy RSS
Minister for health and Population Birodh Khatiwada has said the vaccination campaign against COVID-19 is going ahead with high priority.
Muglin-Pokhara road expansion and up-gradation begins from western partBy RSS
The preliminary task of expansion and up-gradation of the Prithvi Highway that connects tourism city Pokhara with federal capital Kathmandu has begun with cut-down of trees.
Sukilumba airport to operate flight services soonBy RSS
The Sukilumba airport here is coming into operation soon. Ilam municipality and Tara Air Pvt Ltd have inked a deal to run the air services through the airport.
Nepali Pratibha Pratishthan fetes Dr Baral and GurungBy RSS
The Nepali Pratibha Pratisthan. a UK-based organization, has announced awards and felicitations to Nepali talented personalities for the year 2021.
Bhairahawa-based Juvenile Correction Home overwhelmedBy The Rising Nepal
A total of 73 children are now in Juvenile Correction Home in Bhairahawa, which has the capacity to accommodate only 60 children at a time. The correction home currently has been accommodating children from 18 districts from Jhapa to Rolpa.