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Posted in climate change Covid-19 Dengue dengue fever Development diseases History of Disease history of diseases infrastructure Kathmandu Malaria mosquito borne diseases Nepal Opinion population density population growth public health urbanisation Viruses yellow fever

The dangers of the dengue virus

There have been few days without rain this April and May in Kathmandu. That means more disease for Kathmandu. Not…

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Posted in agriculture Development Rameshwar Raya Yadav

Agriculture development office addressing farmers’ problems

Kathmandu – The District Agriculture Development Office here has initiated to solve problems faced by the farmers in the wake…

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Posted in Development Finance Rameshwar Raya Yadav

Finance and Development Committee of Gandaki state holds discussions on COVID-19 impacts

Kathmandu – The Finance and Development Committee of the Gandaki State Assembly has held a discussion with secretaries of four…

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Nepal’s Environment Impact non-Assessments

The Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Impact report of the proposed Sagu Khola Hydroelectric Project in Dolakha district states that a…

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Posted in Development Rameshwar Raya Yadav SAARC

SAARC Development Fund enters into 10th year

Kathmandu – The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Development Fund has entered into the tenth year of its…

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Vaccine Development For Covid-19 Takes Step Forward In China

China Approves Three COVID-19 Vaccines For Clinical Trials Read the full story on The Spotlight Loading…

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Posted in Alternate politics Baburam Bhattarai bibeksheel COMMENT Conflict Covid-19 Development geo politics improvement KP Oli local elections maoists Nepal Nepal politics Nepali Congress Opinion Politics Sajha suggestions trust UML

An alternative to alternative politics in Nepal

Illustration: DIWAKAR CHHETRI Alternative politics (वैकल्पिक राजनीति) in Nepal so far has just been limited to creating new political parties….

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UK support to help strengthen Nepal’s response to COVID-19

Photo: BIKRAM RAI The UK’s Department for International Development (DFID Nepal) has provided a £802,000 grant to help strengthen Nepal’s preparedness and…

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Posted in Asian Development

Asian Development Bank revises Nepal’s economic growth rate to 5.3 percent in light of Covid-19 pandemic

Economists, however, say this number is much too optimistic and forecast a more somber figure of around 4 percent. Read…

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Pandemic is a chance to rethink development

It was amazing to see the dramatic before-and-after satellite images of pollution reduction after coronavirus lockdowns in China, and how quickly…

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Posted in airports Asian Development Bank Bhairawa International Airport coronavirus coronavirus pandemic Covid-19 covid19 Development economic loss Economy epidemic Everest Here & Now how is coronavirus affecting Nepal's economy Hydropower impact on economy infrastructure Latest Media Mountaineering Nepal Nepal economy Nepal Tourism Board Nepali times News on-arrival visa pandemic Pokhara Airport Pokhara International Airport tourism trekking viral infection Virus

Nepal’s economy, already weak, takes direct hit

Photo: BIKRAM RAI With business coming to a grinding halt globally due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Nepal’s migration and tourism-based…

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Nepal’s economy, already weak, takes direct hit

Photo: BIKRAM RAI With business coming to a grinding halt globally due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Nepal’s migration and tourism-based…