Nepal’s single-day spike in COVID-19 cases breaches 2,000-mark

Nepal’s single-day spike in COVID-19 cases breaches 2,000-mark

Kalpana Acharya\Kathmandu: Nepal today recorded highest single-day spike in COVID-19 cases both outside and inside the Kathmandu Valley. This is…

Women’s access to emergency contraceptives key to avoiding unwanted pregnancies

Women’s access to emergency contraceptives key to avoiding unwanted pregnancies

Kalpana Acharya\Kathmandu: Ensuring sexual and reproductive health rights (SRHR) is considered an essential element to achieving universal health coverage by…

Nepal’s coronavirus deaths reach 300-mark

Nepal’s coronavirus deaths reach 300-mark

Kalpana Acharya\Kathmandu: With 11 more fatalities in the past 24 hours, the coronavirus cases in Nepal climbed to 300 on…

Upsurge in COVID-19 cases continues, 44,236 across Nepal

Upsurge in COVID-19 cases continues, 44,236 across Nepal

Kalpana Acharya\Kathmandu: Nepal continued to witness a spurt in COVID-19 cases with 1,359 additions and 14 deaths within the past…

Highest single-day rise in Covid-19 cases in Kathmandu Valley

Highest single-day rise in Covid-19 cases in Kathmandu Valley

Kalpana Acharya\Kathmandu: An upsurge of COVID-19 has been reported in the Kathmandu Valley with highest single-day rise in cases today.…

Nepal govt rejects report claiming COVID-19 will infect 81% Nepalis

Nepal govt rejects report claiming COVID-19 will infect 81% Nepalis

Kalpana Acharya\Kathmandu :  The Government of Nepal has rejected a report prepared by foreign agencies that claimed COVID-19 could infect…

Kathmandu Valley records highest single day COVID-19 case

Kathmandu Valley records highest single day COVID-19 case

 Kalpana Acharya\ Kathmandu : The number of confirmed COVID-19 deaths and cases continues to surge in Nepal. The country today…

First pregnant woman to die from COVID-19 in Nepal

First pregnant woman to die from COVID-19 in Nepal

Kalpana Acharya\Kathmandu: In a first case of COVID-19 claiming the life of a pregnant woman in Nepal, a 23-year-old in…

Lockdown gives Enthralling Shape to Kathmandu (Photo story)

Lockdown gives Enthralling Shape to Kathmandu (Photo story)

Kalpana Acharya/Kathmandu: Nepal has been into complete lockdown for last 43 days so does the Kathmandu valley-the home for 4…

3 more cases of COVID-19 in Nepal, all in Far-West Province

3 more cases of COVID-19 in Nepal, all in Far-West Province

Health TV Online/Kathmandu: Three more cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Nepal. All confirmed cases are from Far-West (Sudurpashchim)…

Nepal reports sixth case of COVID-19

Nepal reports sixth case of COVID-19

Health TV Online/Kathmandu: Sixth case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Nepal. A woman of Baglung district  landed at Tribhuwan…

Embassy requests GoN to assist for departure of US citizens from Nepal

Embassy requests GoN to assist for departure of US citizens from Nepal

  Health TV Online/Kathmandu: In response to the growing COVID-19 cases, the Embassy of the United States of America in…

Nepal reports second case of COVID-19, a woman returned from France tested with positive

Nepal reports second case of COVID-19, a woman returned from France tested with positive

Health TV Online/Kathmandu: Second case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Nepal. A 19 year-old-woman who returned from France via…

Sheltering street dogs to combat rabies

Sheltering street dogs to combat rabies

Kathmandu: I came to Kathmandu from China and living here to get story ideas as part of my journalism internship.…

Bogor declaration calls on countries to end tobacco use, Nepal to host Fifth APCAT

Bogor declaration calls on countries to end tobacco use, Nepal to host Fifth APCAT

Bogor, Indonesia : Mayors of various cities across South-East Asia have adopted a 12-point ‘Bogor declaration’ at the closing of the…

Dr Singh appointed WHO Regional Director for second term

Dr Singh appointed WHO Regional Director for second term

Kathmandu:  Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh has been appointed Regional Director for World Health Organization South-East Asia, for a second five-year…

MenstruAction Consultative Workshop Kicks-Off

MenstruAction Consultative Workshop Kicks-Off

Kathmandu:  A consultative workshop with a message “MenstruAction. No time to rest:  Ensuring every girl in Nepal can thrive on…

WHO reveals harmful use of alcohol is killing more than 3 million people

WHO reveals harmful use of alcohol is killing more than 3 million people

Kathmandu: A report released by the World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday revealed that more than 3 million people died…

UN to open humanitarian medical air bridge

UN to open humanitarian medical air bridge

Kathmandu: The United Nations is preparing to open a humanitarian medical air bridge for Yemeni civilians who are suffering from…

Nepal to implement climate project to improve health surveillance systems

Nepal to implement climate project to improve health surveillance systems

Kathmandu: An inception workshop to launch a DFID-funded programme ‘Delivering climate resilient water and sanitation in Africa and Asia’, a…