Government’s request not to travel abroad unless for urgent work

Kathmandu: The government has urged not to travel abroad except for urgent work, keeping in mind the risk of the Omicron variant of the Covid-19. Joint Spokesperson of the Ministry of Health and Population Sameer Kumar Adhikari issued a statement on Wednesday urging people not to travel abroad except for urgent work. Saying that Omicron… Continue reading Government’s request not to travel abroad unless for urgent work

Japan suspends new reservations on all incoming flights

A man looks at Japan Airlines planes parked at Haneda international Airport in Tokyo, on Nov. 29, 2021. Photo Courtesy: AP

TOKYO (AP): Japan has asked international airlines to stop taking new reservations for all flights arriving in Japan until the end of December as the country further tightens its border controls against a new coronavirus variant, the transportation ministry said Wednesday. It said the request is an emergency precaution amid growing concern over the spread… Continue reading Japan suspends new reservations on all incoming flights

President issues 6 ordinances

Kathmandu: President Bidhya Devi Bhandari has issued six ordinances today. On the recommendation of the cabinet, President Bhandari has issued ordinances amending some Acts against Sexual Violence, Ordinances amending some Acts related to Criminal Offenses and Criminal Procedure, Nepal Police and State Police (Operation, Supervision and Coordination)Ordinance. She has also issued acid and other hazardous… Continue reading President issues 6 ordinances

Free shuttle bus service begins at TIA

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Kathmandu: Shuttle bus service has been brought into operation at the domestic terminal of Tribhuvan International Airport. The Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal and Tribhuvan International Airport have brought three microbuses into operation as shuttle buses. Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Prem Bahadur Ale inaugurated the shuttle bus on Wednesday. Passengers traveling on… Continue reading Free shuttle bus service begins at TIA

More than 10 mn people vaccinated in Nepal

Kathmandu: The number of people receiving at least the first dose of vaccine against corona virus in Nepal has exceeded 10 million. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 227,584 people have been vaccinated in the last 24 hours. Till now, 8.5 million have been fully vaccinated in Nepal. Similarly, 10 million 30 thousand… Continue reading More than 10 mn people vaccinated in Nepal

Student shoots, kills 3, wounds 8 at Michigan high school

People attending a vigil embrace at LakePoint Community Church in Oxford, Mich., Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021. Photo Courtesy: AP

OXFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP): A 15-year-old sophomore opened fire at his Michigan high school, killing three students, including a 16-year-old boy who died in a deputy‚Äôs patrol car on the way to a hospital, authorities said. Eight other people were wounded, some critically, including a 14-year-old girl who was placed on a ventilator after surgery.… Continue reading Student shoots, kills 3, wounds 8 at Michigan high school