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58,769 have returned home since March 24

A large number of Nepali migrant workers, students and patients, who had gone abroad (mostly India) for medical treatment, have returned home since the government imposed the nationwide lockdown on March 24 to halt the spread of the novel coronavirus

Nepal's COVID-19 tally goes up to 682

Nepal's Ministry of Health and Population has confirmed six new cases, in addition to the 72 identified earlier today, and one fatality, taking Nepal’s Covid-19 tally to 682

Capital’s blood banks running on low reserves

With the rise in the number of coronavirus cases across Nepal and the looming fear of coronavirus spread, there has been a major decline in blood donation campaigns in the capital, leading to an acute shortage of blood

32 new cases take COVID-19 nationwide tally to 548

Thirty-two new cases of COVID-19 have been recorded which takes the nationwide count of the infection to 548, stated the Ministry of Health and Population

Nepali migrant worker sentenced to death in Qatar

Qatar has sentenced a Nepali migrant worker named Anil Chaudhary from Mahottari district to death

Government still unprepared to bring back Nepalis

After the government imposed the nationwide lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus, Nepal Airlines Corporation has conducted several chartered flights to repatriate stranded foreign nationals from Kathmandu to various destinations

Kathmandu sealed to prevent COVID-19 spread

The Nepali government has decided to seal off all the entry points to capital Kathmandu, in an effort to stop the spread of COVID-19 in the densely-populated city, officials at the Ministry of Home Affairs said

Nepal’s COVID-19 count crosses 500

The total cases of COVID-19 in the country has crossed 500 with 20 new cases detected this afternoon, in addition to 30 cases identified today morning by the Ministry of Health and Population

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Nepali actor Barsha Raut receives flak after 'my Indians friends' comment

Nepali actor Barsha Raut has come under fire from Nepali netizens for her recent (May 22) comment on the ongoing border issue. A clip that, along with other statements, shows the actress worrying…