It is reported all over the world that recession has set in after the COVID 19 disaster. At this stage, no one is clear how COVID 19 would end and how soon the end would happen. After the G 20 summit, It appears that there are no strategic and well coordinated global action plans to overcome the recessionary trends in the post COVID19 time,..
Not everyone experiences pandemics in the same way. A tiny sliver of the world’s population has access to high-quality health care should they succumb to infection. Most of those performing low-paying shift work or agricultural jobs do not. People suffering from chronic disease such as obesity, diabetes, or cancer – including roughly 60% of..
(People.com): Madison Prewett is squashing rumors claiming she’s dating Connor Saeli. On Friday, the Bachelor star, 24,..
By MATT SEDENSKY and MICHAEL R. SISAK, NEW YORK (AP): The coronavirus outbreak could kill 100,000 to 200,000 Americans, the U.S. government’s top infectious-disease expert warned on Sunday as..
MADRID, (AFP): Spain broke another national record of daily coronavirus deaths Sunday as more than 40 percent of the world's population was asked to stay home in hopes of halting the deadly march of..
WUHAN, (AFP): The ground-zero city of Wuhan is cautiously reopening after a two-month quarantine, but the birthplace of the global coronavirus pandemic is now on guard against a potential new threat:..
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, (PTI): A total of 149 new coronavirus cases, including two deaths, have been reported since Friday, taking the overall positive cases in the country to 873, Health Ministry officials said..
KATHMANDU: The Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) is preparing to distribute half-filled cylinder gas to the consumers after the shortage of cooking gas in the market. The NOC is distributing cooking gas..
KATHMANDU: As the production of food halted with the week-long lockdown announcement by the government, the producers of rice, oil and pulses have urged the government to facilitate the production and supply of the essential foods. "There is no production of food in the last five days. At the same time, loaded and empty trucks are stuck at..
TOKYO, (AFP): Tokyo Olympics organisers are eyeing next July as a start date for the postponed Games, Japanese media reported Sunday, following the historic decision to delay the event due to the coronavirus. Given the ongoing pandemic and need for preparation time, the most likely plan would be for the Games to begin on July 23, 2021, public..
Ganesh Khaniya, TOKYO: Nepalese living in Japan are living amid threats of coronavirus outbreak as it is fast spreading across the world including Japan. In Japan, 65 people have died from the infection and approximately 2,539 people have been infected, according to the available data. Japan is reporting 40 to 50 new infection cases in a single..
SACRAMENTO: Today, Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order to enhance the authority of California’s Judicial Branch to..
Project SyndicateAndrew Sheng: You recently wrote that, in China, COVID-19 has already led to a “massive re-orientation of priorities, such as innovative ways of dealing with business cash flows, survival of [small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs)], job disruptions, and restoring key supply chains.” Should we expect the government to revise..
SAPTARI: The number of people living under quarantine in Saptari district has reached 122. The Health Office said that a total of 122 individuals including eight women returned from abroad have been kept under quarantine for the fear of COVID-19. As the officials search for the foreign returnees as part of precaution for the control and treatment..
KATHMANDU: People have started leaving Kathmandu Valley to their home towns by foot as the government has imposed lockdown since the past five days. More than 150 people, most of them from the Tarai..
CB Adhikari, KATHMANDU: All those 913 stranded foreign tourists rescued by the government from various tourist destinations have flown back to their respective countries. The tourists from France..
Social distancing is not a word that seems to have reached certain parts of the British legal system. Granted, it is an odd one, best refashioned as an anti-social act..