US President Donald Trump has labeled himself a wartime president, and many others around the world are using similar language. It’s a description that raises an obvious question: What does the history and nature of war tell us about fighting a virus? While war should normally be a policy of last resort, not confronting an enemy that is..
COVID 19 has turned the world upside down in just three months. While the world community remain shell shocked and governments are grappling with the problems, the particular reason for severely upsetting the confidence amongst the world community to this extent is the widespread infection, large number of death and consequent distress that has..
(People.com): Alec and Hilaria Baldwin have a little one on the way. Almost five months after Hilaria revealed she had suffered a..
By COLLEEN LONG, JENNIFER PELTZ and LORI HINNANT, NEW YORK (AP): The steep rise in coronavirus deaths appeared to be leveling off Monday in hard-hit New York, echoing a trend underway in Italy and..
LONDON, (AFP): British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was moved to intensive care Monday when his condition worsened in a battle with the coronavirus, as the death toll from the pandemic hit grim new..
Human rights lawyer Wang Quanzhang has been prevented from rejoining his family at their home in Beijing following his release from prison in the eastern Chinese province of Shandong on..
A growing emphasis on Chinese-language schooling in Tibet, though facilitating greater participation in China’s modern economy, is slowly destroying the cultural identity of Tibetan schoolchildren,..
NEW DELHI: The number of confirmed novel coronavirus cases in the country climbed to 3,666 on Sunday while the death toll rose to 109, according to Union Health Ministry data. While the number of..
KATHMANDU: In a bid to minimise crowding at the Balkhu and Kalimati vegetable market, the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has assigned 11 various places as vegetable sales outlet. The places..
Singapore (AFP): Oil prices rebounded Tuesday on fresh hopes an OPEC-led meeting this week will reach an agreement to reduce oversupply and shore up the market. Prices have fallen sharply since expectations for a quick deal to cut output levels were dashed, but the rescheduling to Thursday of a meeting of major crude producers boosted..
BERLIN, (AFP): With the top clubs in the Bundesliga already back in training, envious rivals across Europe are watching to see whether the Germans gain an edge or pay a price when play resumes. Europe's top leagues are desperate to return to competition to avert financial disaster due to the coronavirus pandemic, but if they move too fast they..
Bharat Pradhan, LISBON: Coronavirus has taken a huge toll in Europe and Nepalese as well as Non-resident Nepalis too have been affected by it. If the current state continues, there is danger that NRNs too could be affected by the virus, said Non-Resident Nepalis Association European Coordinator Narayan Acharya. Considering the possible crisis..
By Manoj Rijal, NEW YORK: Three Nepalese have succumbed to the deadly coronavirus or COVID-19 infection on a single day on..
So far nine cases testing positive for coronavirus ( COVID-19) have been confirmed in Nepal and of them four are in the Sudurpashim state. Two male and one female in Kailai and Kanchanpur districts were tested positive for the virus on Sunday, raising alarming level. It has posed further challenge in the prevention and contaminant of the disease..
By JIM MUSTIAN and FRANCES D'EMILIO, NEW YORK (AP): Americans braced for what the nation’s top doctor warned Sunday would be “the hardest and saddest week” of their lives while Britain assumed the unwelcome mantle of deadliest coronavirus hot spot in Europe after a record 24-hour jump in deaths that surpassed even hard-hit..
KATHMANDU: As Kathmandu metropolitan city has continued the waste management, the sanitation workers for it are in risk due to lack of safety equipments. The workers are not getting safety gown as..
Nabin Lamichhane, MANANG: Fifteen foreign tourists in Manang have expressed unwillingness to return home at the moments as they fear of the increased risk of COVID-19 in their home countries. They..
My name is Dhanesh Bhindi, a business owner with deep roots in California. The coronavirus pandemic has impacted and changed our lives rapidly in the course of a few..