Nepal Starts Giving Covid-19 Vaccine Booster Shots as Infections Surge Due to Omicron

Nepal Starts Giving Covid-19 Vaccine Booster Shots as Infections Surge Due to Omicron

The US eralier donated vaccines free of cost and without preconditions, as part of the United States’s ongoing support to Nepal during the pandemic. (REUTERS) Daily cases jumped by 4,961 on Sunday, the biggest 24-hour increase in more than six months, taking total infections to 955,206. Reuters Kathmandu Last Updated:January 17, 2022, 14:10 IST FOLLOW […]

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Nepal PM Deuba Launches ‘Unity for Sustainability’ Campaign to Raise Awareness on Climate Change

Nepal PM Deuba Launches ‘Unity for Sustainability’ Campaign to Raise Awareness on Climate Change

Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba said that media can play an important role in highlighting the issues of climate change. . (Image: @SherBDeuba/ Twitter) Sher Bahadur Deuba said glaciers in Nepal are receding and some extreme climate events are taking place due to climate change. News18.com Last Updated:January 10, 2022, 19:37 IST FOLLOW US […]

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Nepal Reports Spike in Covid-19 Cases, Govt Asks Hospitals to Remain Vigilant

Nepal Reports Spike in Covid-19 Cases, Govt Asks Hospitals to Remain Vigilant

Fearing a surge in infections, Nepal’s health ministry has asked hospitals to stockpile adequate medical supplies. (Reuters) According to Nepal’s Ministry of Health and Population, 968 fresh cases of COVID-19 were reported in the last 24 hours, which included 262 recoveries and no deaths. PTI Last Updated:January 07, 2022, 21:31 IST FOLLOW US ON: […]

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Losoong 2021: All You Need to Know About The Festival

Losoong 2021: All You Need to Know About The Festival

Losoong is a Sikkimese New Year festival and carnival which celebrates the end of the annual harvest season at the conclusion of the tenth month of the Tibetan Lunar Calendar. The festival is primarily celebrated by Bhutia and Lepcha tribes in India, Bhutan and Nepal. The festival is marked in the month of December/January. The […]

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Road Accident in Nepal's Palpa District Kills 7 People, Injures 15: Police

Road Accident in Nepal’s Palpa District Kills 7 People, Injures 15: Police

The driver has been apprehended and further investigation into the incident is underway, police said. (File photo/PTI) Road accidents are very common in Nepal and occur mainly due to poorly maintained roads and vehicles. PTI Kathmandu Last Updated:January 02, 2022, 20:38 IST FOLLOW US ON: A speeding bus carrying 22 passengers skidded off the road […]

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