Nepal real-time news

Coronavirus live news: Spain reports biggest rise in daily infections since lockdown lifted in June (source — www.theguardian.com) 30/07/2020 19:36:52

Spain reports 1,229 new infections on Thursday, France rules out full lockdown despite rise in cases; Japan sees record high for new cases for second day in a rowAustralia sees record daily case riseU...

Mind the age gap — my sister's job in a care home (source — www.standard.co.uk) 21/07/2020 12:25:21

We've had to stop asking my little sister how her day was. It's too sad. Two months ago, she started working in a care home after she and many of her fellow graduates had their post-university gap yea...

Flooding in Assam and Nepal kills hundreds and displaces millions (source — www.theguardian.com) 20/07/2020 17:07:36

Hurried evacuation of millions of residents will increase coronavirus cases, officials say Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage Severe flooding in India’s tea-growing state of ...

Flooding in Assam and Nepal kills 200 people and displaces millions (source — www.theguardian.com) 20/07/2020 17:07:36

Hurried evacuation of millions of residents will increase coronavirus cases, officials say Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage Severe flooding in India’s tea-growing state of ...

'It doesn't feel right': how festival regulars are filling the Glastonbury void (source — www.theguardian.com) 26/06/2020 14:05:51

Traders, locals and regular punters hope to be back next year after Covid-19 crisis is overCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageUsually at this time of year Hannah Bennett’s hai...

Coronavirus: Aberdeen family get green light to end Nepal Lockdown (source — www.bbc.co.uk) 20/06/2020 21:35:32

Kris and Julie Smith and their two children had spent three months in a remote town.

Coronavirus live news: Fauci warns against Trump rallies; 11 cases in Beijing raise fears of new wave (source — www.theguardian.com) 13/06/2020 11:29:25

Dr Anthony Fauci says gatherings are a ‘danger’; Australia’s chief medical officers warns against Black Lives Matter rallies Chief nurse dropped from No 10 briefing ‘for not backing CummingsBrazil ove...

Coronavirus: Aberdeen family's unexpected Nepal stay (source — www.bbc.co.uk) 13/06/2020 03:33:32

The Smiths, from Aberdeen, were on a round-the-world trip but have now been in South Asia since March.

Indian man killed by Nepal border police (source — www.dailytelegraph.com.au) 13/06/2020 00:23:01

Nepali border police have opened fire at Indian villagers who were attempting to cross the border into Nepal despite a coronavirus lockdown there, killing one and injuring two others, Indian police sa...

Nepali climbers and support staff destitute after Everest closure (source — www.theguardian.com) 06/06/2020 10:00:15

Guides, sherpas and cooks struggling to feed families due to loss of income from coronavirus measuresNepali climbers who earn a living supporting international mountaineering expeditions to summit Eve...

Helpful information

How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue immediately in the trash.
  • Avoid touching your face - nose, mouth and eyes.
  • Clean and desinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects. You can use sanitizer gel for this. Buy here one.
  • Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use sanitizer gel if you haven’t got access to water.
Coronavirus symptoms
Common symptoms:
  • Respiratory symptoms
  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Breathing difficulties
In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome
  • Kidney failure
  • Death