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Regular teaching and learning in Upper Dolpa
Regular teaching and learning in Upper Dolpa

Most of the schools in Upper Dolpa have been operating continuously since Baisakh even though educational institutions remain closed across the country. Most of the schools in Dolpobuddha, Charkatangsong and She-Phoksundo villages of Upper Dolpa have started teaching and learning...

Six journalists to be prized
Six journalists to be prized

The Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) Associate Province Committee has decided to honour six journalists with ‘Active Journalism Encouragement Prize in Crisis’. Associate Province Committee’s general secretary Royal Acharya said in a statement on Thursday that the prizes are announced...

Congress Central Committee meeting today
Congress Central Committee meeting today

The ruling Nepali Congress has called a meeting of the party's central working committee at 2:00 pm today. According to NC office chief secretary Krishna Prasad Poudel, the schedule of the party's 14th general convention and election guideline will be...

Administration office shut after employees contract coronavirus
Administration office shut after employees contract coronavirus

Services of the District Administration Office Solukhumbu have been shut up to August 17 after its staffers confirmed to have contracted coronavirus. According to Acting Chief District Officer Urmila Khatiwada, all services excluding security and semi-judicial cases have remained closed...

Fire destroys shops
Fire destroys shops

Two shops have been turned into ashes with the fire occurred at Beni, district headquarters of Myagdi, this morning. The fire destroyed Raghuganga Dairy and Nayana Stores located at New Road of Beni Municipality-8, causing the loss of the tens...

Ethnic Rai community documented in research book
Ethnic Rai community documented in research book

The history, culture and lifestyle of the ethnic Rai community of Panchthar have been documented in a research book. Titled 'Panchtharka Raiharu' (Rais of Panchthar), the newly published research book is authored by Sagun Susara, a literary figure and researcher....

Speaker Sapkota and Minister Bhusal meet
Speaker Sapkota and Minister Bhusal meet

Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota and Minister for Energy and Irrigation Pampha Bhusal held a meeting at former’s office in Singh Durbar today. They held discussion on the measures to mitigate loss and damage caused by natural disasters across the country....

COVID-19 healthcare waste management reform drive launched
COVID-19 healthcare waste management reform drive launched

The Government of China and the United Nations Development Programme jointly launched a programme to improve healthcare waste management system in response to COVID-19 in Nepal. The programme under the South-South Cooperation Assistance Fund of China will be implemented as...

Minister Sharma for policy level intervention uplift state-owned corporations
Minister Sharma for policy level intervention uplift state-owned corporations

Minister Sharma for policy level intervention uplift state-owned corporations Minister for Finance Janardan Sharma has instructed the concerned authorities for policy-level intervention to make sure that the state-owned public corporation incurring loss make profits. During the briefing by the Financial...

Japanese-made COVID-19 vaccine to arrive Saturday
Japanese-made COVID-19 vaccine to arrive Saturday

AstraZeneca vaccine donated by Japan to Nepal is expected to arrive here on August 7 and 8. Japan has pledged to donate 1.6 million doses of Japanese-made AstraZeneca vaccines to Nepal. In the first phase, 800,000 doses will arrive on...

Two more die of COVID-19 in Okhaldhunga
Two more die of COVID-19 in Okhaldhunga

Two more people died of COVID-19 in Okhaldhunga, the hilly district in Province 1. The victims are male and they are identified as a 69-year-old of Siddhicharan Municipality-12 and a 70-year-old of Siddhicharan Municipality-11. The first had died this morning...

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