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Prevention while searching for a cure

Photo: BIKRAM RAI With no proven cure or vaccine available yet for COVID-19, various treatments with no proven benefits and potential…

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A COVID-19 third wave in the Third World?

Governments in industrialised countries must not ignore the plight of poorer nations facing the coronavirus pandemic, or the disease will…

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When panic goes viral

epali students on their way to the quarantine centre in Bhaktapur after landing in Kathmandu Airport on Sunday morning. Photo:…

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A shot in the arm for vaccines in Nepal

Photo : UNICEF Last month, the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine published a study of the successful trial of…