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Nepal plans to resume domestic, international flights from August 1

Nepal's Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation on Friday said that it was planning to resume all domestic and international flights from August 1

Nepal sees record high COVID-19 cases in 24 hours

Nepal has reported 671 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours, a record high, with two new deaths as the Himalayan country was witnessing a rapid rise in both coronavirus infections and fatalities in recent days

Nepal’s anti-graft body continues its sting operation

Nepal's Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority has continued its mission to carry out preventive measures against corruption regardless of the adverse situation created by the COVID-19 pandemic

Daily spike hits 500 for the first time, Nepal’s COVID-19 tally crosses 7,000

 Nepal's Ministry of Health and Population has registered 586 new cases of the coronavirus infection on Wednesday. With this, the nationwide tally of COVID-19 stands at 7,177

Nepal struggles to make repatriation easier

As the unprecedented airlift of its citizens gathers pace, Nepal’s government and embassies abroad are learning through trial and error the logistics of managing such a challenging exercise

Nepal not to charge any fee on tourist visa

Nepal's Department of Immigration (DoI) has decided not to charge any late fee or visa renewal fee while extending tourist visas

Israel provides medical supplies to Nepal

Ambassador of Israel to Nepal Benny Omer today handed over medical supplies to the Minister of Health and Population Bhanubhakta Dhakal to support Nepal’s fight to contain COVID-19

Government offices resume service in two shifts

Nepal's government offices have started operating in two shifts from today in line with the June 10 decision of the Council of Ministers

Nepal runs out of excuses to address war crimes

On 27 April, a major roadblock impeding the overdue delivery of transitional justice was cleared as five justices of the Supreme Court (SC) rejected a government petition to recommend amnesty for those accused of war crimes during the 1996-2006 conflict

Nepal parliament unanimously endorses second amendment incorporating disputed territory

Nepal's House of Representatives (HoR) has unanimously passed the government’s Constitution (2nd Amendment) Bill, 2077

Nepal sees highest single day spike on Monday as coronavirus tally speeds past 6,000

The Ministry of Health and Population has reported 451 new cases of the coronavirus infection on Monday. With this, the nationwide tally of COVID-19 stands at 6,211

Civil Aviation Authority suspends domestic, international flights further

The Nepalese government has further extended the suspension period for all domestic and international flights

Nepal extends flight suspension till July 5

Nepal's Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) said the suspension period of all domestic and international commercial passenger flights has been extended till July 5

Police fire tear gas, shots to control quarantined people in Nepal town

Police fired 14 rounds of tear gas and two rounds of bullets in the air this afternoon after quarantined people attacked police for preventing them to meet their kin in Rautahat’s Rajpur Municipality

Over 10,000 people repatriated during lockdown

More than 10,000 people stranded in the country due to travel restrictions have been repatriated during the lockdown

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Hilsa glut in Barishal

With the doom and gloom surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic slowly subsiding, the west bank of Barishal's Kirtankhola river in Bangladesh has started to see increased activity