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Virus resurgence forces countries to reimpose restrictions Wednesday, July 15th, 2020

By COSTAS KANTOURIS, VANESSA GERA and ROD McGUIRK, PROMACHONAS, Greece (AP):- Countries around the world are reimposing lockdowns and implementing new health checks at their borders in an effort to curb a resurgence of the coronavirus before it spins even further out of control. Starting..

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116 more individuals test positive for coronavirus

KATHMANDU:- Coronavirus has been confirmed on 116 more individuals in the last 24 hours. In a daily media briefing organised by the Ministry of Health and Population on Wednesday, Spokesperson of the Ministry, Dr Jageshwor Gsutam shared that 116 people tested positive for coronavirus while..

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Global vaccine plan may allow rich countries to buy more

By MARIA CHENG, LONDON (AP):- Politicians and public health leaders have publicly committed to equitably sharing any coronavirus vaccine that works, but the top global initiative to make that happen may allow rich countries to reinforce their own stockpiles while making fewer doses available for..

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1,705 infected get over COVID-19 in 24 hours in Nepal Monday, July 13th, 2020

KATHMANDU:- A total of 1,705 people have been discharged from health institutions after recovery from Corona Virus across the country in the past 24 hours. The figure is the highest so far, said Jageshwor Gautam, Spokesperson for the Ministry of Health and Population at a regular press conference..

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82 more individuals test positive for coronavirus in Nepal Sunday, July 12th, 2020

KATHMANDU:- Coronavirus has been confirmed to 82 more individuals in the last 24 hours in Nepal. According to the Spokesperson at the Ministry of Health and Population Dr Jageshwor Gautam, those 82 individuals tested positive for the virus were from 25 different labs across the nation. A total of..

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Death toll from COVID-19 hits 38 in Nepal Saturday, July 11th, 2020

KATHMANDU:- The death toll from COVID-19 in the country has hit 38 with three new casualties. The three new deceased are between the age of 60, 54 and 45--two men from Shankhamul of Kathmandu Metropolitan City-10 and Gokarneshwor municipality-4 and a man one from Panchpokhari rural municipality-6..

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Nepal ahead in COVID-19 testing among South Asia countries Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

Sharad Sharma, Sanchita Ghimire, KATHMANDU:- Nepal is ahead in terms of the scope of COVID-19 testing in the South Asia. Nepal is ahead in the testing than other South Asian countries, said Dr Jageshwor Gautam, Spokesperson for the Ministry of Health and Population amid a regular press conference..

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Patient reported dead returns home after recovery

CHITWAN: A person who was reported dead during treatment returned home on Tuesday after recovery. The relatives of the patient had vandalized the local Chitwan Medical College blaming the hospital's sheer ignorance behind the demise, However, Ashish BK, 18, of the Bharatpur metropolis-22, who was..

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Brazil’s Bolsonaro tests positive for coronavirus Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

BRASILIA, (AFP):- Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro announced on Tuesday he had tested positive for the coronavirus but said he was feeling "perfectly well" and had only mild symptoms. The far right leader has caused huge controversy in Brazil for repeatedly flouting containment measures and..

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Kathmandu valley sees 28 new coronavirus infected cases

KATHMANDU: The Ministry of Health and Population has confirmed 28 new cases of coronavirus infection in the past 24 hours in the Kathmandu valley. At a regular press briefing today, Ministry’s Spokesperson Dr. Jageshwor Gautam said that the newly infected people are 14 from Kathmandu, 10 from..

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