Six more U.S. states find Omicron cases, Delta still top U.S. coronavirus threat – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/world/six-more-us-states-find-omicron-cases-delta-still-top-us-coronavirus-threat WASHINGTON, DECEMBER 3 Six more U.S. states confirmed infections of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 on Friday but the Delta strain likely remains a greater threat as winter sets in and Americans gather for the holidays, experts said. New Jersey, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Pennsylvania and Utah each reported their first cases of the Omicron… Continue reading Six more U.S. states find Omicron cases, Delta still top U.S. coronavirus threat – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Omicron-stricken South Africa may be glimpse into the future – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/world/omicron-stricken-south-africa-may-be-glimpse-into-the-future JOHANNESBURG, DECEMBER 4 Dr Sikhulile Moyo was analyzing COVID-19 samples in his lab in Botswana last week when he noticed they looked startlingly different from others. Within days, the world was ablaze with the news that the coronavirus had a new variant of concern – one that appears to be driving a dramatic surge… Continue reading Omicron-stricken South Africa may be glimpse into the future – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Study suggests past COVID infection may not fend off omicron – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/world/study-suggests-past-covid-infection-may-not-fend-off-omicron THE HAGUE, NETHERANDS, DECEMBER 4 South African scientists are warning that reinfections among people who’ve already battled COVID-19 appear to be more likely with the new omicron variant than with earlier coronavirus mutants. A research group has been tracking reinfections in South Africa and reported a jump with the arrival of omicron that they… Continue reading Study suggests past COVID infection may not fend off omicron – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

JICA to support seed production – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/jica-to-support-seed-production KATHMANDU, DECEMBER 3 JICA signed Record of Discussions with the Government of Nepal for the technical cooperation project ‘Strengthening Seed Production, Supply, and Quality Control System Project’ today. The implementation period of the project is five years and the executing agency is Seed Quality Control Centre, Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development, Nepal Agricultural… Continue reading JICA to support seed production – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Injured Thewa returns home after treatment – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/injured-thewa-returns-home-after-treatment • THT Impact BAJURA, DECEMBER 3 Thewa Rokaya of Bajura’s Badimalika Municipality has returned home after successful treatment. Sixty-five-year-old Rokaya of Badimalika Municipality was injured after she was crushed under a cow that had slipped down a cliff and fallen upon her. Injured Thewa was rescued and taken to Kathmandu for treatment after this… Continue reading Injured Thewa returns home after treatment – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Satdobato thump APF; Friends hold Three Star – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/sports/satdobato-thump-apf-friends-hold-three-star KATHMANDU, DECEMBER 3 Newly-promoted Satdobato Youth Club maintained their unbeaten run in the Qatar Airways Martyrs Memorial A Division League with a 4-1 victory over Nepal APF Club, while Friends Club held Three Star Club to a 1-1 draw here at the Dasharath Stadium today. Martins Kayode Ajayi netted league’s first hat-trick, while Sushil… Continue reading Satdobato thump APF; Friends hold Three Star – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Sudurpashchim thrash Bagmati, enter final – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/sports/sudurpashchim-thrash-bagmati-enter-final KATHMANDU, DECEMBER 3 Sudurpashchim Province defeated Bagmati by eight wickets to advance to the final of the Wai Wai Under-19 National Cricket Tournament here at the TU Stadium today. Batting first, Bagmati were bowled out for a paltry 95 runs 30.1 overs before Sudurpashchim raced to 96-2 with 161 balls to spare. With their… Continue reading Sudurpashchim thrash Bagmati, enter final – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Bagmati provincial govt splits ministries – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/bagmati-provincial-govt-splits-ministries HETAUDA, DECEMBER 3 Bagmati Chief Minister Rajendra Prasad Pandey has split ministries into 14. As per the decision of the provincial Cabinet held a fortnight ago, the provincial government has published a notice regarding the same in Nepal Gazette. Former chief minister Dormani Poudel had governed with seven ministries for 42 months while Astalaxmi… Continue reading Bagmati provincial govt splits ministries – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Two persons held for swindling Rs 1.2 crore – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/two-persons-held-for-swindling-rs-12-crore • ONCE OVER KATHMANDU: Metropolitan Police Crime Division on Thursday arrested two persons for allegedly defrauding unwary persons of Rs 12.2 million. The suspects have been identified as Rajendra Bhandra, 44, of Kaski district and Rojan Bhujel, 28, of Kathmandu district. According to Metropolitan Police Crime Division, the duo befriended various persons on Facebook… Continue reading Two persons held for swindling Rs 1.2 crore – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

New Humanitarian Staging Area inaugurated in Birgunj – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/new-humanitarian-staging-area-inaugurated-in-birgunj KATHMANDU, DECEMBER 3 The Government of Nepal, the British Embassy, and the United Nations World Food Programme today inaugurated a new Humanitarian Staging Area in Birgunj as part of the continued effort in strengthening the country’s emergency preparedness and response capacity. According to a press release issued by WFP Nepal, Secretary of the Ministry… Continue reading New Humanitarian Staging Area inaugurated in Birgunj – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper