Swine Flu Cases On Rise In Nepal; Reports 57 New Cases In 2 Months
Experts have called for a strict surveillance amid the rising number of H1N1 virus cases, also known as Swine Flu. At least 57 new cases of Swine Flu has been reported in the country in the last two months. This has come when the nation is battling the fourth wave of COVID-19. Public health officials have warned of a 'Twindemic' in Nepal, owing to rising Swine Flu and COVID cases.
Tags: swine flu, Nepal, Kathmandu, Covid-19, H1N1 Virus
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Nepal Shaken By Magnitude 5.5 Earthquake, Tremors Reported In Regions Of Bihar, West Bengal
A magnitude 5.5 earthquake struck Nepal, causing vibrations to be felt as far away as Bihar, India on July 31. According to India's… read-more
Tags: Earthquake, Bihar, Kathmandu, West Bengal, National Center for Seismology
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Over 35 Arrested In Kathmandu For Running Fake Call Centre: Nepal
In Nepal's Kathmandu, as many as 35 persons including a Chinese national have been arrested for allegedly running a fake a call centre in Tinkune. The accused are being suspected for carrying out illegal activities and transactions. The police also confiscated laptops, computers and other documents from the office. Reportedly, the call centre is being operated since two years, and over 2,000 persons are employed.
Tags: Nepal, Tinkune, Kathmandu, Fake Call Centre, Chinese Investment
PM Deuba Again Wins Party President Post: Nepal
Sher Bahadur Deuba, the incumbent PM of Nepal, won the president post of his party Nepali Congress (NC) for the second consecutive term. The 75-year-old Deuba defeated Dr. Shekhar Koirala by 1855 votes in the second round of voting to secure his victory in the election, reported ANI. Earlier, he faced four other candidates in the first round. Reportedly, Deuba first became the President of the NC in 2016.
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Anupam Kher To Help Beggar Girl, Who Speaks Fluent English: Nepal
Actor Anupam is winning the hearts of people on social media for promising a beggar girl to fulfill her dream by sending her to school in Nepal. Anupum met the girl, Aarti, outside a temple in Kathmandu. He promised to teach her after listening to Aarti's fluent english that astonished him. The actor also shared her video. However, she's originally from India's Rajasthan. She learned English while begging.
Tags: Viral, Actor Anupam Kher, Beggar, Kathmandu, Study
Courtesy: English Lokmat
300+ Climbers Interested In Scaling Mt Everest Despite COVID Spread
Nepal’s Tourism Department has revealed that over 300 foreigners have shown their wish to climb Mount Everest, despite COVID-19 spread. Besides, the authorities have claimed trekkers have shown willingness for other mountains as one Japanese and four Canadians climbers are en route trekking to Mount Manaslu and Mount Nuptse base camps. However, the Nepalese authorities have mandated negative COVID-19 report and quarantine for trekker heading… read-more
Tags: mount everest, Nepal, Kathmandu, Trekking, Mount Manaslu, Mount Nuptse
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10,000 Protestors March Against Nepal's PM, Call To Revoke Dissolution
Demanding to revoke the dissolution of parliament, nearly 10,000 Nepalese people protested on Kathmandu's streets on December 29. They termed the dissolution an unconstitutional step and gathered in front of PM KP Sharma Oli’s office despite COVID-19 restrictions. A protestor said, “The prime minister has no authority to dissolve the parliament under the constitution. Therefore, he should reverse his decision immediately.” Reportedly, Nepal’s… read-more
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