National Vitamin Program on 24-25 OctoberThe Rising Nepal
The government is going to organise the National Vitamin A program from 24-25 October for children age six months to five years.
Minister Sharma stresses fully proportional electionRSS
Finance Minister Janardan Sharma said the fully proportional electoral system is necessary to get an end to unhealthy competition and malpractices in the election. “Fully electoral system based on socialism with Nepali characteristic should be adopted," he added.
Genomic sequencing shows COVID-19 Delta variantRSS
The presence of the Delta variant of COVID-19 has been detected in Nepal. During the study of genomic sequencing of COVID-19 in the country, the Delta variant was detected.
Health Ministry receives 100,000 doses of donated Vero Cell vaccinesRSS
The Nepal Red Cross Society (NRCS) has handed over 100 thousand doses of Vero Cell vaccines to the Ministry of Health and Population today. The office-bearers of the NRCS provided the essential vaccine against the COVID-19 to Minister of State for Health and Population Umesh Shrestha at his office in Singha Durbar, Kathmandu.
1,318 COVID-19 recoveries, 904 new infections in 24 hoursThe Rising Nepal
In 11,672 Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests done in the past 24 hours, a total of 904 persons were found infected with SARS-CoV-2, informed the Ministry of Health and Population on Tuesday through its regular update.
Tourists in Manang receive warm welcome, entrepreneurs gear up to restore businessRSS
Manang, the trans-Himalaya district, in the Gandaki Province observed the 42nd World Tourism Day. Tourists who arrived here were welcomed and honoured amidst a special programme organised here Monday.
‘Her Job’, a tale of Women’s liberationThe Rising Nepal
Women are oppressed all around the world, not just in Nepal and other South Asian countries. More oppressed are the uneducated and economically poor women, both at home and at work.
Nepal targets to reduce Rabies cases to zero by 2030Mahima Devkota
Nepal has set a target to reduce Rabies cases to zero by the year 2030. “For that, Nepal has initiated administering free anti-Rabies vaccines to all the primary health centres across the country for two years in order to reach the target of zero rabies cases by 2030.”
Leader Pun leaving for Thailand for treatmentRSS
CPN (Maoist Centre) Standing Committee member Barshaman Pun who is long-suffering from jaundice is being taken to Thailand for treatment on Wednesday.
Active role of info seekers and suppliers must to implement RTI: Chairperson TimilsinaRSS
Chairperson of National Assembly Ganesh Prasad Timilsina has urged the bodies concerned to make corrections if they were slow off the mark to implement the right to information.
Scandinavian country moves into 'very high' risk category for travelThe Rising Nepal
Norway on Monday moved into the highest-risk category on the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's list of travel advisories for destinations around the world. The Scandinavian country moved up to "Level 4: Covid-19 Very High" just as the country relaxed most of its domestic Covid-related restrictions over the weekend.
North Korea launches missile as diplomat decries US policyThe Rising Nepal
North Korea fired a short-range missile into the sea Tuesday at nearly the same moment its U.N. diplomat was decrying the U.S.’s “hostile policy” against it, in an apparent return to its pattern of mixing weapons displays with peace overtures to wrest outside concessions.
Japan set to lift all virus emergency steps nationwideThe Rising Nepal
Japan is set to lift all coronavirus emergency measures when they expire later this week as the infections slow and the nation tries to reactivate its economy. Officials in charge of coronavirus measures got an endorsement from experts at a meeting Tuesday, on the condition easing of restrictions will be gradual.
Oxygen plant in Taplejung hospital begins productionRSS
The District Hospital in Taplejung has begun generating oxygen. The oxygen plant was installed in the hospital last week.
Two local levels in Lamjung implement local curriculumRSS
Two local levels in Lamjung have implemented local curriculum in schools. The Marsyangdhi Rural Municipality and Madhya Nepal Municipality have enforced the local curriculum from Grade 1 to 5 at local schools.
Foreign Minister Khadka meets Under Secretary General KhareRSS
Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr Narayan Khadka met with UN Under Secretary General for Operational Support, Atul Khare, in New York on the sidelines of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly.
R. Kelly found guilty in sex trafficking trialBBC
US singer R Kelly has been found guilty of exploiting his superstar status to run a scheme to sexually abuse women and children over two decades. Eleven accusers, nine women and two men took the stand over the searing six-week trial to describe sexual humiliation and violence at his hands.
Hotels in Lumbini providing various offers to rev up businessRSS
The hotels in Lumbini area have announced various offers in their services to customers to rev up their business hit by COVID-19 pandemic.
No alternative to democracy and multilateralism to overcome global tensions, adversities: NepalRSS
Nepal has voiced that there is no alternative to democracy and multilateralism in overcoming the situation rife with tension and adversities created in the contemporary world due to the various problems as COVID-19 pandemic, terrorism, conflict and natural disasters.