COVID-19: India records 185,248 infections, 1,026 deaths in past 24 hrs

NEW DELHI: India recorded 185,248 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, taking the caseload to 13,871,321. Currently, 1,366,518 are undergoing treatment at various isolation centers and hospitals. Meanwhile, 12,332,688 have returned home after treatment. Similarly, the number of deaths from the coronavirus in India has crossed the 172,000-mark. With 1,026 deaths in a […]

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IPL 2021: Mumbai defeats Kolkata by 10 runs

KATHMANDU: Mumbai Indians has clinched a thrilling win against Kolkata in a cricket match of the Indian Premier League (IPL), 2021. Held at Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai, Mumbai inflicted a 10-run win on Kolkata. Invited to bat first after losing the toss, Mumbai had set a target of 153 runs for Kolkata. In reply, Kolkata […]

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Ncell announces special Nepali New Year offers

KATHMANDU: Ncell Axiata Limited has launched an attractive new year data offer for its customers under which Ncell customers can benefit from double data as a bonus on data packs along with bonus data on every recharge of 50 and above based on recharge value denomination. The double data volume offer is applicable to the […]

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Govt likely to impose lockdown from next week

KATHMANDU: With the surge of the new variant of COVID-19 infection cases in the country, the government is introducing a new health protocol today. Deputy Prime Minister (DPM) Ishwar Pokharel is addressing the nation to make an appeal to the people to adhere to the new health safety measures warning that the new variant of […]

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Health Ministry recommends closure of schools for a month

KATHMANDU: The Ministry of Health and Population has recommended closing schools and educational institutions in major cities including Kathmandu Valley for one month. The Ministry of Health has suggested the concerned continue with the studies through online classes during the period. According to the Minister of Health Hridayesh Tripathi, a new variant of the coronavirus […]

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Corona patient dies in Narayani Hospital

BIRGUNJ: A patient of coronavirus infection died while receiving treatment at Birgunj-based Narayani Hospital early this morning. The 37-year-old man from Jitpur-Simara Sub-Metropolitan City in Bara district died of the coronavirus infection. His report of COVID-19 positive was received on April 11. He was admitted to the Narayani Hospital on Monday after high fever, pneumonia […]

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Gold price down by Rs 100 per tola today

KATHMANDU: The price of gold has decreased by Rs 100 in the domestic market on Tuesday. According to the Federation of Nepal Gold and Silver Dealers Association (FENEGOSIDA), hallmark gold is being sold for Rs 89, 500 per tola today. The price of bullion was Rs 89, 600 yesterday. Similarly, tejabi gold is being traded […]

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Kathmandu Valley tops global pollution chart yet again

KATHMANDU: Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal, has topped the global pollution chart yet again, becoming the most polluted city among 50 cities across the world. The sky of the Kathmandu Valley looks misty today with high concentration of dust particles and smoke produced by forest fires that have been currently occurring across the country. […]

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