Weather to remain cloudy till TuesdayBy The Rising Nepal
A locally developed low pressure system for the past two days has been causing partly to generally cloudy with light rainfall in western and far-western parts of Nepal and snowfall in high mountainous and hilly regions, Meteorologists said Sunday.
Pandemic puts mother, child nutrition at risk: UNICEFBy The Rising Nepal
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has said that Nepal’s significant progress in nutrition of mothers and children is at risk due to current inequities and COVID-19 pandemic. Nepal achieved globally renowned progress in reducing child stunting and scaling up nutrition services during the Millennium Development Goals era (2002 -2016), despite periods of political and economic instability, according to a special supplement of the Maternal and Child Nutrition Journal published by UNICEF...
Justice execution from local levels effective in Rupandehi districtBy The Rising Nepal
The process of justice execution has become effective after the formation of judicial committees in local levels of Rupandehi district. As many disputes are being resolved at the local levels without going to the court, the flow of cases in the court has also reduced. The judicial committees also claim that it is easier for the parties in dispute to get their issues resolved at local levels.
Silence period of NA election to begin from today midnightBy TRN Online
During the silence period, publicity of election and soliciting voters are banned and that all publicity materials including election symbols placed within 300 meters of polling stations should be removed, according to the Election Commission, Nepal.
Oxygen plant setup in MelamchiBy RSS
An oxygen plant has been set up in Melamchi Hospital with support from Melamchi Municipality, Parliamentary Development Fund, Hyalmo Sindhu Melamchi Social Upliftment Programme and other organisations.
Sita Dahal inflicted with COVID-19, kept in ICUBy RSS
Sita Dahal, the spouse of CPN (Maoist Centre) Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda', is suffering from the Novel Coronavirus infection. Chair Dahal's private secretary Ramesh Malla said the infection was confirmed in Sita Dahal through a PCR test conducted on her two days back.
Home Minister Khand takes stock of COVID-19 situation from CMs, CDOsBy RSS
Minister for Home Affairs Bal Krishna Khand has taken stock of the COVID-19 situation at the border points with neighbouring India from chief ministers and chief district officers of various districts.
Lichchhavi-era statue at Balkumari Temple stolenBy RSS
The statue inside the Balkumari Temple at Sunakothi of Lalitpur Metropolitan City-27 has been stolen. The statue dating back to the Lichchhavi period was found missing this morning.
All courts to remain closed today to mourn former CJ's demiseBy RSS
The courts throughout the country will remain closed today to mourn the demise of former Chief Justice Mohan Prasad Sharma. Supreme Court's full court meeting on Saturday decided to announce a holiday in all courts for Sunday.
Tiger survey work completed in Chitwan National ParkBy RSS
According to Dr. Baburam Lamichhane, head of the National Nature Conservation Fund, Sauraha, the survey is being conducted in all the areas of Parsa, Bara and Rautahat Division Forest Office except Pratappur of Parsa from the first week of January. He shared that 300 pairs of cameras have been placed in those areas.
'Week-long Free Mask Distribution' CampaignBy RSS
A week-long free mask distribution and public awareness program has been launched under the joint initiative of Metropolitan Police Circle, Thankot and Thankot Jaycess. Manoj Kumar Shrestha, Inspector of Police, Metropolitan Police Circle, Thankot, said that the campaign was launched to protect the general public from the increasing number of Omicron variant infections in the country.
54 health workers infectedBy RSS
Corona virus infection has been confirmed in 54 health workers and staff working in different offices of the district.
Kanepokhari locals against asphalt plantBy The Rising Nepal
The locals of Kanepokhari Rural Municipality, in Morang district, have demanded that the authorities stop the construction of asphalt plant near the human settlement. A construction company B&B Construction Pvt. Ltd. is constructing an asphalt plant to the east of Chisang River at Ward No. 5. The company has leased five kattha land of local Durga Bahadur Rajbhandari to construct the plant.
Taplejung hospital starts producing oxygen commerciallyBy RSS
The oxygen plant installed at the District Hospital on first week of November 2021 has started producing oxygen in a commercial manner, said plant operator and biometric technical chief at the Hospital, Saroj Chaudhary.
All courts to remain closed on Sunday to mourn former CJ's demiseBy RSS
The Supreme Court's full-court meeting has decided to announce a holiday in all courts across the country on coming Sunday to mourn the demise of former Chief Justice (CJ) Mohan Prasad Sharma.
Around 33 percent households remain at risk of falling into poverty due to COVID-19 pandemic, survey revealsBy RSS
The pandemic caused by the COVID-19 pushed many governments worldwide to take measures such as lockdowns and quarantines to stop its spread. Since March 2020, Nepal has also imposed restrictions on movements and lockdowns, which inevitably led to social and economic hardships such as job loss, disruptions in public services, and limited access to healthcare and education.
Rain, snowfall predicted in some areasBy RSS
Light rain in some parts of the country and snowfall in high hilly and mountainous areas are predicted in next 24 hours with a change in the weather condition caused by the influence of westerly wind, according to the Meteorological Forecasting Division.
Three found dead in KathmanduBy RSS
Three people were found dead in different areas of Kathmandu on Friday. One of the deceased has been identified as Savita Thapa, 45, of Bardibas in Mahottari district.