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Covid-19, Nepal and the hygiene hypothesis

Historical sites like Kathmandu Darbar Squares looked deserted as Nepalis chose to stay indoors amidst COVID-19 pandemic scare. Photo: ALISHA…

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Coronavirus outbreak may curb wildlife trafficking

Pangolin that escaped from a community forest in Sankhuwasaba district in June 2019 rolls into its scales for safety before…

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Why Nepal must watch Coronavirus, but not panic

The worldwide spread of the Wuhan coronavirus. The ongoing outbreak of the 2019 novel coronavirus in China, also called the Wuhan…

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A Nepali in Beijing during coronavirus scare

Peking University campus on the 26th of January. Photo: MADISON PLASTER For the past week, I have been in a…