News Archive

August 1, 2016

More than 35 districts of the country have been affected  by flood and landslide due to heavy rainfall. One hundred eleven people lost their life, 34 injured and 9 are missing. According to district sources of NRCS, 6,606 families are displaced. A total of  10,519 families affected. 

July 30, 2016

Thanks to the blood donors: Blood Transfusion Service Golden Jubilee main function organised

July 8, 2016

A flash flood in last three days on the Bhotekosi River has swept away at least 38 houses in Tatopani, Nayabasti and Bharabishe area of Sindhupalchok district. Nepal Red Cross Society has started support actions for the flash flood victims in Sindhupalchok.

June 7, 2016

Honorable  Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Women, Children and Social Welfare, Mr. Chandra Prakash Mainali inaugurated Nepal Red Cross Society Partnership Meeting today in Kathmandu.

April 25, 2016

By Rosemarie North, IFRC

On 25 April and 12 May 2015, Nepal was struck by two deadly earthquakes that killed 8,856 people, injured 22,309 people, and damaged or destroyed more than 800,000 houses.

April 22, 2016

Red Cross estimates that about  four million people are still living in sub-standard temporary shelters.  

April 7, 2016

Hetauda, Makwanpur, April 7

Hon'ble Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Women, Children and Social Welfare, Mr. CP Mainali on Wednesday formally inaugurated the 45th General assembly session of Nepal Red Cross Society (NRCS) at Hetauda in Makwanpur, Nepal.

March 22, 2016

By Teresa Goncalves, British Red Cross,

March 11, 2016

By Rosemarie North, IFRC

Innovations that bring together the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, local government and the private sector could solve sanitation problems that threaten the health of urban populations.