COVID-19 surge: US allows non-essential diplomats, families to leave Nepal

The department also advised private Americans to reconsider any plans they may have to visit the Himalayan country and asked those already there who wish to leave to submit information to the embassy.

published on : 8th May 2021

Nepal extends lockdown in Kathmandu Valley till May 12

Nepal on Tuesday recorded yet another highest single-day rise of 7,660 new cases of the coronavirus.

published on : 5th May 2021

Nepal records highest daily surge of 7,137 new COVID-19 cases

There are currently 48,711 active cases across the country.

published on : 2nd May 2021

Week-long lockdown in Kathmandu Valley from Thursday

The Kathmandu Valley has turned into a COVID-19 hotspot as infection rate has seen a sudden spike in the past few days.

published on : 26th April 2021

'Kathmandu Connection' review: Amit Sial anchors a Shaky thriller

A cliffhanger in the opening episode of Kathmandu Connection left me grinning with delight.

published on : 24th April 2021

Nepal bans three Indian climbers for six years for faking Mount Everest summit

Their certificates have been revoked, the ministry said 'after receiving a complaint about the fake ascent, the ministry had formed a committee to investigate the matter.'

published on : 11th February 2021

Hundreds of birds culled in Kathmandu after confirmation of fresh bird flu cases

At least 1,865 ducks, 622 quails, 32 chickens, 25 turkeys, 542 eggs and 75 kg chicken fodder were destroyed after detection of virus at the local farm, the release said.

published on : 31st January 2021

Seven arrested at Kathmandu airport for carrying fake COVID-19 test report

Senior Superintendent of Police Rajesh Nath Bastola said the arrests were made in coordination with the airline company.

published on : 4th January 2021

Nepali mountaineer scripts history, scales world's 14 highest peaks in 190 days

Nirmal Purja completed the climb of the 14 mountains, all over 8,000 metres (26,250 feet) in seven months, the post said.

published on : 29th October 2019

Mortal remains of two Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims brought down

While Leela Narayanan Mandredath died in Simikot on Monday morning, possibly due to high altitude sickness, Satya Lakshmi Narayana Subba Rao Grandhi Veera Venkata suffered a heart attack.

published on : 4th July 2018

5 magnitude earthquake jolts Nepal

The tremor was the aftershock of the April 25 Great Quake, NSC chief Lok Bijaya Adhikari said.

published on : 28th June 2018

India to build strategic railway link between Nepal capital Kathmandu and Raxaul in Bihar

India will build a strategic railway link between Raxaul in Bihar and Kathmandu in Nepal to facilitate people-to-people contact and bulk movement of goods.

published on : 8th April 2018

Indian football team reach Nepal for AFC U-16 Qualifiers

The Indian team coached by Bibiano Fernandes have been drawn with hosts Nepal, Iraq and Palestine in Group D. 

published on : 18th September 2017