• Thursday, May 13, 2021
  • Last Update : 04:00 pm
Bharat Biotech gets approval for trials...

India approves trials of Covaxin on...

South Asia

Thu, May 13 2021

The decision was taken as more children are contracting the coronavirus in the second phase of the...

Indian govt panel recommends 12-16 week...

12-16 week gap for Covishield doses...

South Asia

Thu, May 13 2021

This is the second time in three months Covishield dosage intervals have been widened

50 black fungus cases among Covid-19...

Black fungus found in 50 Covid patients...

South Asia

Thu, May 13 2021

Patients suffering from the black fungus infection typically have symptoms of stuffy and bleeding nose,...

Race for jabs in India's vaccination...

Race for jabs exposes digital divide...

South Asia

Thu, May 13 2021

Experts suggest allowing walk-in inoculations

Afghans mark Eid as ceasefire pauses...

Afghans mark Eid as ceasefire pauses...

South Asia

Thu, May 13 2021

If the ceasefire holds, it will be only the fourth pause in fighting in nearly 20 years of conflict

More than 4,000 Indians die of Covid-19...

Covid: Over 4K Indians die for 2nd straight...

South Asia

Thu, May 13 2021

India had 362,727 new Covid-19 infections over the last 24 hours while deaths climbed by 4,120

Maldives bans travellers from Bangladesh,...

Maldives bans travellers from...

World

Thu, May 13 2021

Anyone who has only transited through South Asia would also be banned from entering the country

Bangladesh hands over Covid medicines,...

Bangladesh hands over Covid medicines,...

South Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

The drugs and protective gear were transported by the Himalyan Airlines to Kanthmandu arranged by the...

When it comes to India, President Biden...

When it comes to India, President Biden...

South Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

Biden administration plans to send 60 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine to India

Foreigners return to Mount Everest as...

Foreigners return to Mount Everest

South Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

Nepal is fighting a recent surge in infections and has reported a total 403,794 coronavirus cases and...

Explainer: What we know about the Indian...

What we know about the Indian...

South Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

Preliminary evidence from lab studies suggest Covaxin, a vaccine developed in India, appears capable...

Decomposed bodies of suspected Covid-19...

Bodies of suspected Covid victims found...

South Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

While some reports said there were around 10 to 12 bodies, others said there were 40-45 or even 150

Covid: Philippines bans travellers from...

Philippines bans travellers from...

South Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

Their move comes a day after the UAE, Thailand and Kuwait barred travellers from Bangladesh

India's seven-day Covid average at new...

India's 7-day Covid average at new...

South Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

Daily coronavirus cases rose by 329,942, while deaths from the disease rose by 3,876

11 die in India hospital due to disruption...

Oxygen supply disruption kills 11 in...

South Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

In the past one month, at least 100 patients have died at different hospitals in the country due to a...

Indian doctors warn against cow dung...

Indian doctors warn against cow dung...

South Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

There are also concerns the practice could contribute to the spread of the virus as it involved people...

WHO classifies India variant as being...

WHO classifies India variant a global...

South Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

More information about the variant and its three sub-lineages will be made available on Tuesday

Daily vaccine roulette offers dark humor...

Daily vaccine roulette offers dark humor...

Health

Mon, May 10 2021

The rush for doses created a bottleneck, with Indian manufacturers unable to immediately meet demand...

7 India returnees arrested for fleeing...

7 India returnees arrested for fleeing...

Nation

Mon, May 10 2021

They were held immediately upon release from the hospital

Bring back empty oxygen tanks to help...

Nepal to Everest climbers: Bring back...

Coronavirus

Mon, May 10 2021

Nepal is suffering from a shortage of both oxygen and oxygen canisters necessary for treating Covid-19...

Nepal PM loses confidence vote amid...

Nepal PM loses confidence vote amid...

South Asia

Mon, May 10 2021

Parliament speaker Agni Sapkota said that of 232 lawmakers present, 93 voted in favour of Oli while 124...