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  1. Nepalese health workers wearing protective gear spray disinfectant on a local woman in an alley

    Nepal reports first COVID-19 death, a new mother

    Nepal reported its first coronavirus death late Saturday -- a 29-year-old woman who recently gave birth -- as the total number of people infected ...
  2. Police detain demonstrators during a protest near the Indian embassy in Kathmandu

    Nepal protests new Indian road through disputed territory

    Nepal protested India's inauguration of a new road to China that passes through territory claimed by Kathmandu on Saturday, with police arresting ...
  3. Nepal's reconstruction work has been hit by the coronavirus pandemic

    Nepal marks quake anniversary under COVID-19 lockdown

    Nepal on Saturday marked the fifth anniversary of a devastating earthquake under a nationwide lockdown with the prime minister blaming the ...
  4. A man walks past a train at an almost empty platform during lockdown by the authorities to limit th

    India to use some train coaches as COVID-19 isolation wards

    India said on Saturday it was planning to turn some railway coaches into isolation wards for patients with coronavirus, as authorities scramble to ...
  5. Ming Temba Sherpa, Halung Dorchi Sherpa, Tashi Lakpa Sherpa and Pasang Nurbu Sherpa pose for a grou

    Nepal's Sherpa climbers to make rare winter ascent of Everest

    Four veteran Sherpa climbers left on Monday for Mount Everest on a mission to climb the world’s highest mountain in five days from the Nepali ...
  6. People have been ordered not to leave Wuhan

    Nepal reports South Asia's first confirmed case of deadly Wuhan virus

    Health authorities in Nepal on Friday (Jan 24) confirmed that a student who returned from Wuhan, China tested positive for the new coronavirus, ...