US lifts pause on Johnson & Johnson vaccineBy The Rising Nepal
US health regulators have lifted an 11-day pause on the Johnson & Johnson (J&J) Covid-19 jab, but will add a warning label about the potential for extremely rare blood clots.
Seven infected die in 24 hours in BankeBy RSS
Seven people infected with Corona Virus have died in Banke in the past 24 hours. An infected died in course of treatment at the Bheri hospital here this morning.
Malaria vaccine hailed as potential breakthroughBy The Rising Nepal
A malaria vaccine has proved to be 77 per cent effective in early trials and could be a major breakthrough against the disease, say its developers from the University of Oxford.
2,449 new cases of COVID-19 in 24 hoursBy The Rising Nepal
In 8,798 Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests done in the last 24 hours, 2,449 persons were found infected with SARS-CoV-2," informed the Health Ministry in the regular press briefing.
As bodies pile up, India's leaders face rising public anger over second COVID-19 waveBy The Rising Nepal
India's second wave, which began in mid-March, has devastated communities and hospitals across the country. Everything is in short supply -- intensive care unit beds, medicine, oxygen and ventilators. Bodies are piling up in morgues and crematoriums.
CM Bhatta instructs for preparedness against Covid-19By RSS
Chief Minister for Sudurpaschim Province, Trilochan Bhatta, has instructed the authorities concerned to remain alert and do necessary preparation against Covid-19 since the second wave has begun gripping the country.
Maharajgunj municipality to be closed for a weekBy RSS
The Office of Maharajguj municipality in Kapilvastu would be closed for a week.
COVID-19 active cases cross 12,000 with 2,365 new infectionsBy The Rising Nepal
The Ministry of Health and Population on Thursday confirmed 2,365 new cases of COVID-19, taking the nation's novel coronavirus tally to 292,152.
Coronavirus infected person of Pokhara dies in ChitwanBy RSS
A coronavirus infected person of Pokhara died in Chitwan district today.
India sets global record for new cases of COVID-19 amid oxygen shortageBy BBC
India has reported 314,835 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours - the highest one day tally recorded anywhere in the world.
88 people inlcuding two justices test positive in ParsaBy The Rising Nepal
A total of 88 persons including two justices and 13 officials of the Birgunj High Court were found infected with the novel coronavirus in the RT-PCR tests done on Wednesday night.
Kathmandu Valley records 1,051 new cases of COVID-19By The Rising Nepal
The Ministry of Health and Population on Wednesday reported that 1,051 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Kathmandu Valley in the last 24 hours.
MoHP reports 2,220 new cases of COVID-19 in 24 hoursBy The Rising Nepal
According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 2,220 new infections were recorded in 8,844 RT-PCR tests, and 131 cases were recorded via 803 antigen tests being done at health desks in various border points.
Suspected coronavirus infected youth diesBy RSS
It has been suspected that a youth, who returned from Gujarat of India 11 days ago, might have died from coronavirus infection in Doti district on Tuesday night.
90-year-old dies of COVID-19 in BankeBy The Rising Nepal
A 90-year-old male succumbed to the novel coronavirus infection in Banke on Wednesday while receiving treatment at Nepalgunj Medical College, Kohalpur.
Banke-based hospitals set conditions for admitting Covid-19 patientsBy RSS
Covid-19 patients only with serious health issues are to be admitted to the Banke-based health institutes following an increasing pressure of patients here amidst a surge in coronavirus cases.
42-year-old succumbs to COVID-19 in BirgunjBy The Rising Nepal
A 42-year-old male of Malangawa, Sarlahi, who was admitted to Narayani Hospital, Birgunj after testing positive for COVID-19, died on Wednesday morning at 10:00 pm.A 42-year-old male of Malangawa, Sarlahi, who was admitted to Narayani Hospital, Birgunj after testing positive for COVID-19, died on Wednesday morning at 10:00 pm.
India reports 294,041 new cases of COVID-19 in 24 hoursBy The Rising Nepal
According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare of the Government of India, a total of 294,041 cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in India in one day.
MoHP confirms 1,667 new cases of COVID-19, 11 fatalities in 24 hoursBy The Rising Nepal
According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 1,667 new infections were recorded in 8,055 RT-PCR tests, and 69 cases were recorded via 683 antigen tests being done at health desks in various border points.