Nepal decides to resume international, domestic flights with Covid restrictions
Tuesday, 22 June 2021 Domestic flights will be allowed to operate with 50% seat occupancy to help contain the possible spread of Covid-19, while international flights will be operated as per the safety protocol developed earlier by the government.
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In a setback to Nepal's KP Sharma Oli, the Nepal Supreme Court on Monday reinstated the dissolved lower house of Parliament and ordered that Sher Bahadur Deuba be appointed the Prime Minister within two days.
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Citizens of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) cannot travel to several countries including India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka till July 21. Thursday's order comes after the UAE in June extended the travel ban on passengers from 14 countries until July 21 in view of the Covid-19 pandemic.
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Hours after the whole world celebrated the International Yoga Day, Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has sparked yet another controversy by claiming that yoga originated not in India but Nepal. This is not the first time that Oli has made such a claim. Earlier, he stirred up a controversy by saying that Lord Rama was born in Nepal.
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Veteran politician Sharad Pawar is not hosting a third front meeting today. Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday released a white paper on Covid-19 management while saying its purpose is to help the country prepare for a possible third wave of coronavirus and not to criticise the government.
India recorded under 50,000 new Covid cases in 91 days, with 42,640 new cases. 86.16 lakh COVID-19 vaccine doses were administered across the country in the last 24 hours. Nepal prime minister KP Sharma Oli, whose controversial remarks last year led to friction between India and Nepal, has now claimed that yoga originated in his country.
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The Directorate General of Civil Aviation has extended the ban on scheduled international flights till July 31. The DGCA said the ban on international commercial passenger flights, which was to end on..