India extends nation-wide lockdown till May 3, 2020

Indian government has extended the nation-wide lockdown by another 19 days till May 3, 2020. India’s lockdown has been extended till May 3, 2020, Prime Minister Modi said in an address to the nation. The lockdown extension comes after the Prime Minister Modi held a video conference with state chief ministers on April 11, and


Two more Covid-19 Cases on Monday

Two more Covid 19 cases has been proven on Monday in Nepal. The health ministry has confirmed the case in a 19-year-old man from Rautahat and 65-year-old woman from Lamkichulha in Kailali. With the added two cases, the total number of Covid-19 cases in Nepal has now reached 14. According to the Sudurpaschim Provincial Health


Nepal Must Ramp Up COVID-19 Action : World Bank

Amid the mounting human toll and global economic fallout triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic, South Asian governments must ramp up action to curb the health emergency, protect their people, especially the poorest and most vulnerable, and set the stage now for fast economic recovery, says the World Bank in its twice-a-year-regional update. According to World


Covid-19 cases reach 12 in Nepal

Three Indian nationals residing in Birgunj have tested positive for Covid-19.The Health Ministry confirmed this on Sunday.Three of them aged 37, 44 and 55 were taken to an isolation ward of the Narayani Hospital after they were suspected to have contracted the virus,” the ministry said in a statement. This confirmation brings the total number


Coronavirus wreaks havoc in African American neighbourhoods

Stark statistics from Chicago health officials have underscored the heavy toll of coronavirus on black Americans. Black Chicagoans account for half of all coronavirus cases in the city and more than 70% of deaths, despite making up 30% of the population. Other cities with large black populations, including Detroit, Milwaukee, New Orleans and New York,


What we still don’t know about Covid-19

James Gallagher- It feels like an eternity ago, but the world only became aware of the corona virus in December. Despite incredible efforts by scientists around the world, there is still much we do not understand, and we are all now part of a planet-wide experiment trying to find answers. Here are some of the


How Countries are using technology to fight Corona Virus?

The rapid spread of Covid-19 has forced countries to use every trick in the book to contain the disease. Some countries, like South Korea and Singapore, have done a better job than, say, Italy and Spain. Asian countries have used a range of technologies in their fight against the pandemic, raising questions about excessive surveillance


Prabhu bank signs an agreement with Sakchyam for a project

Prabhu Bank has signed an Agreement with UK Aid Sakchyam Access to Finance for a partnership a project titled “Wealth-Building Financial Services for Nepali Migrant Workers and their Remittance Receiving Family Members” under Sakchyam Challenge Fund. The partnership was officially announced in Kathmandu by signing and exchanging of agreement certificates between Mr. Ashok Sherchan, Chief


Laxmi Bank opens Branch in Rajbiraj

Laxmi Bank has inaugurated its 113th Branch in Rajbiraj of Saptari district. This new branch will offer full range of retail banking services including small businesses. With the above new additions, Laxmi Bank network now includes 113 Branches across 48 districts, 2 Extension counters and 4 hospital service counters, 137ATMs, 2,500 remittance agents and 58


Cashless Health Service available at BnC Hospital for costumers of Prabhu insurance

Prabhu Insurance has signed an agreement of cashless health service with BNC Medical College Teaching Hospital and Research Center, Jhapa. ED of the hospital Mr. Durga Prasad Prasain and CEO of the insurance company Mr. Sanchit Bajracharya signed the agreement. Following the agreement, customers having medical and vehicle insurance with the non-life insurance company can