875 people committed suicide during coronavirus lockdown in Nepal

A total of 875 people have committed suicide during the lockdown period in Nepal. The country has been under lockdown, against the novel coronavirus disease, since March 24. According to the data compiled by the Nepal Police, the suicide cases, across the country, increased by 16 per cent in the first month of the lockdown. […]

17 Killed as Heavy Rains Lash Nepal

At least 17 people were killed in floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains in Nepal on Friday, home ministry officials said here. Three people died after their house got buried in a landslide in Kathmandu’s Mulpani area. According to the Nepal Police, 17 people died while six are missing. Initial reports said that 400 […]