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SAARC nations should chalk out joint strategy against coronavirus, leave no stone unturned to ensure people are healthy, says Narendra Modi
India

SAARC nations should chalk out joint strategy against coronavirus, leave no stone unturned to ensure people are healthy, says Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi said SAARC leadership can discuss via video conferencing ways to keep their citizens healthy

Coronavirus outbreak: IndiGo cancels flights to Doha till 17 March after Qatar bans entry of Indian nationals
India

Coronavirus outbreak: IndiGo cancels flights to Doha till 17 March after Qatar bans entry of Indian nationals

Qatar has temporarily banned entry of people coming from India and 13 other countries in the wake of coronavirus outbreak, which has infected thousands of people

Nepal postpones Everest Premier League T20 tournament due to coronavirus threat
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Nepal postpones Everest Premier League T20 tournament due to coronavirus threat

The tournament was to feature the likes of Chris Gayle, Sandeep Lamichhane and Mohammad Shahzad among others.

As water crisis hits Hindu Kush Himalayan region, better planning and management are need of the hour
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As water crisis hits Hindu Kush Himalayan region, better planning and management are need of the hour

Cities and towns in the Hindu Kush Himalayan region, initially designed for much smaller populations – if designed at all – now have to deal with the inflow of much larger numbers, and that too of people in distress. Managing water sources becomes far more difficult in such circumstances.

COVID-19: Nine travellers quarantined in Maharashtra; no confirmed case of coronavirus so far
India

COVID-19: Nine travellers quarantined in Maharashtra; no confirmed case of coronavirus so far

As many as 161 travelers admitted to isolation wards of hospitals in Maharashtra tested negative for the coronavirus (COVID-19), and currently only nine persons are quarantined

Climate change, inadequate urban planning is causing water insecurity in Hindu Kush Himalayan region, says study
India

Climate change, inadequate urban planning is causing water insecurity in Hindu Kush Himalayan region, says study

Rapidly changing climate and inadequate urban planning is causing water insecurity in the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region, a new study said on Sunday.

Chinese embassy in Nepal, The Kathmandu Post spar over 'malicious' image accompanying coronavirus op-ed: The story so far
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Chinese embassy in Nepal, The Kathmandu Post spar over 'malicious' image accompanying coronavirus op-ed: The story so far

This is not the first instance in which China's alleged opacity in handling the coronavirus outbreak has been brought into question.

Mahakali: An account of women's lives along the river basin as men migrate in search of work
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Mahakali: An account of women's lives along the river basin as men migrate in search of work

Men are conspicuously absent from the villages and towns on the banks of the Mahakali – the transboundary river that marks the western border of Nepal with India.

Coronavirus toll leaps to 1,310 in China's Hubei, which also sees 14,840 new confirmed cases; officials using new methodology to count infected
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Coronavirus toll leaps to 1,310 in China's Hubei, which also sees 14,840 new confirmed cases; officials using new methodology to count infected

The Chinese province at the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak reported a record rise in the death toll on Thursday, as global health experts warned the epidemic could get far worse before it is brought under control.

Mahakali: Conflict escalates as locals lose out on livelihoods; municipalities at loggerheads over revenue
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Mahakali: Conflict escalates as locals lose out on livelihoods; municipalities at loggerheads over revenue

Mahakali is also the main source of income for the municipalies [Bhimdatta municipality and Mahakali municipality], heightening tensions, since they were given the power to manage the river resources two years ago.

In Nepal, locals along Mahakali river deprived of livelihoods as contractors take over, laws flouted
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In Nepal, locals along Mahakali river deprived of livelihoods as contractors take over, laws flouted

It needs an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) report to collect more than 250 cubic meters of sands and pebbles. Neither the Bhimdatta or Mahakali municipality have produced such reports.

Mohammad Nadeem stars as Nepal lose first-ever ODI at home to Oman by 18 runs
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Mohammad Nadeem stars as Nepal lose first-ever ODI at home to Oman by 18 runs

It was the first of six matches in a tri-series that also includes the United States at the Kirtipur Cricket Ground, which was packed on a special day for the Himalayan nation.

Coronavirus outbreak: Toll rises to 259 reports China's state broadcaster CCTV; more than 2,000 new cases confirmed
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Coronavirus outbreak: Toll rises to 259 reports China's state broadcaster CCTV; more than 2,000 new cases confirmed

The total number of deaths from a coronavirus epidemic in China had reached 259 by the end of Friday, an increase of 46, state broadcaster CCTV said, citing numbers from the country’s National Health Commission.

Swashbuckling West Indies batsman Chris Gayle to play for Pokhara Rhinos in Nepal's Everest Premier League
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Swashbuckling West Indies batsman Chris Gayle to play for Pokhara Rhinos in Nepal's Everest Premier League

Swashbuckling West Indian batsman Chris Gayle will play for Pokhahra Rhinos team in Nepal's domestic T20 tournament, 'Everest Premier League', which begins from February 29 in Kathmandu.

Coronavirus outbreak: Toll rises to 170 in China with 1,737 new cases confirmed; WHO expresses 'great concern' over virus spreading outside country
World

Coronavirus outbreak: Toll rises to 170 in China with 1,737 new cases confirmed; WHO expresses 'great concern' over virus spreading outside country

The death toll rose to 170 in the new virus outbreak in China on Thursday as foreign evacuees from the worst-hit region begin returning home under close observation.

Two filmmakers seek to explain the climate change crisis by showing its human cost in Nepal
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Two filmmakers seek to explain the climate change crisis by showing its human cost in Nepal

Concerned about the increasing climate crisis , two filmmakers are on a journey to capture people’s attention through human stories from the frontlines of climate change in Nepal.

China extends Lunar New Year holiday by 3 days to 'effectively reduce mass gatherings' to block coronavirus from spreading; toll rises to 80
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China extends Lunar New Year holiday by 3 days to 'effectively reduce mass gatherings' to block coronavirus from spreading; toll rises to 80

China extended its Lunar New Year holiday three more days to discourage people from travelling as it tries to contain the spread of a viral illness that has caused 80 deaths, the government said Monday.

Coronavirus outbreak: Toll in China rises to 56 with about 2,000 cases reported; Xi Jinping calls accelerated spread of virus 'grave situation'
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Coronavirus outbreak: Toll in China rises to 56 with about 2,000 cases reported; Xi Jinping calls accelerated spread of virus 'grave situation'

The death toll from the new virus in China has risen to 56 with 1,975 total cases reported. The figures reported Sunday morning cover the previous 24 hours and mark an increase of 15 deaths and 688 cases.

Nepal offers to mediate between India, Pakistan; expresses concern over SAARC, says body should be 'revitalised'
India

Nepal offers to mediate between India, Pakistan; expresses concern over SAARC, says body should be 'revitalised'

Nepal offered to play the role of a mediator between India and Pakistan, saying that it was important for the two countries to have a dialogue to resolve their issues.