Health


Two more deaths from COVID-19 confirmed on Saturday Saturday, June 6th, 2020

KATHMANDU:- Two more people have died of COVID-19 on Saturday in the country. A 55-year-old woman of Dhangadhi Sub-Metropolitan City in Kailali district and a 58-year-old man of Jagadulla in Dolpa district have died from the infection, said Dr Bikash Devkota, Spokesperson for the Ministry of Health..

Read Full Story »

17 more infected in Gandaki Friday, June 5th, 2020

KASKI:- The total number of people infected with Corona Virus has reached 75 in Gandaki State. The tally reached 75, after 17 new cases were confirmed this morning in Kaski, Syangja, Baglung and Nawalparasi, according to State Health Directorate. News cases were confirmed in Rupa rural..

Read Full Story »

WHO shows interest in Nepal’s anti- novel coronavirus potion Thursday, June 4th, 2020

MAKWANPUR:- The World Health Organization (WHO) has expressed its interest in the herbal potion for curing COVID-19 said to be developed at the laboratory of the Tribhuvan University, Institute of Forestry here. WHO has also shown its interest in the laboratory, it is said. WHO on Thursday took..

Read Full Story »

COVID-19: Most infected do not show symptoms

KATHMANDU:- Most of the coronavirus infected are found to have not shown the symptoms of the virus. Usually, sneezing, cough, fever, short of breath and fatigue are the symptoms of a person carrying the virus. Epidemiology and Communicable Disease Control Division Director Basudev Pandey shared..

Read Full Story »

COVID-19 infected tally reaches 2099 in Nepal Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020

Phurpa Sherpa, KATHMANDU:- The number of people infected with COVID-19 has increased again in Nepal. According to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) spokesperson Dr. Bikash Devkota, an additional 288 cases have been confirmed in the regular press briefing. Out of 288 infected people, 270..

Read Full Story »

COVID-19 infected tally reaches 262 in Karnali State

KATHMANDU:- Number of people testing positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) has so far reached 262 in Karnali State. As updated by the Division of Health Service under the Ministry of Social Development, additional 20 individuals tested positive for coronavirus in Karnali state as of 12.00 noon..

Read Full Story »

Nearly 26,000 nursing home COVID-19 deaths reported to feds Monday, June 1st, 2020

By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and CANDICE CHOI, WASHINGTON (AP):- Federal health authorities have received reports of nearly 26,000 nursing home residents dying from COVID-19, according to materials prepared for the nation’s governors. That number is partial and likely to go higher. A letter from..

Read Full Story »

Corona Virus spreads to 59 districts in Nepal

KATHMANDU:- Corona Virus infection has now spread to 59 of the 77 districts in the country, with Doti recording its first case today. Meanwhile, the total number of people infected with the Virus has reached 1,811, with 239 new cases reported today. This is the highest number of single day..

Read Full Story »

Number of COVID-19 cases reaches 613 in State-2 Sunday, May 31st, 2020

JANAKPURDHAM:- The number of COVID-19 infected cases has reached 613 in State-2 with the identification of 64 new cases on Sunday. Twenty eight new cases were found in Rautahat district, 21 new cases in Dhanusha District, 10 new cases in Sarlahi district and five new cases in Parsa district of the..

Read Full Story »

UK govt advisors sound warning on easing virus lockdown Saturday, May 30th, 2020

LONDON, (AFP):- Senior advisors to Boris Johnson's government on Saturday warned it was too early to lift the lockdown, just two days before the UK further relaxes coronavirus restrictions. As people revelled in soaring temperatures by flocking to beaches and parks, several members of the..

Read Full Story »

COVID-19: all hub hospitals to come under full operation Friday, May 29th, 2020

KATHMANDU:- Considering the rising number of Corona Virus infection cases in the country, the government has decided to bring all the designated hub hospitals into full operation. Inviting the heads of the hub hospitals to his Ministry on Friday, Minister for Health and Population Bhanu Bhakta..

Read Full Story »