Kathmandu [Nepal], January 21 (ANI): As the third wave of COVID-19 cases is raging across Nepal, the capital city of Kathmandu is witnessing long queues of front-line workers standing in line to get tested for COVID-19.
Kathmandu [Nepal], January 20 (ANI): Local authorities of Kathmandu Valley have enforced an odd-even rule for vehicles starting from Friday midnight as COVID-19 cases continues to surge in recent weeks.
New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): The year 2021 has been challenging for the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) but the force response during various disasters like cyclones, floods, landslide incidents was undertaken with utmost precautionary measures and professionalism while taking on the challenges of COVID-19 pandemic, Director General NDRF Atul Karwal said on Wednesday.
New Delhi Jan 19 PTI Jubilant Foodworks Ltd the countrys leading quick service restaurant QSR operator on Wednesday announced to launch the iconic US Fried Chicken brand Popeyes in India by opening its first store in Bengaluru on Wednesday Louisiana-born Popeyes was founded in 1972 and has been one of Americas most popular and fastest-growing chicken brands Jubilant Foodworks Ltd JFL which is also a master franchise of brands such as Dominos and Dunkin Donuts will open two more Popeyes restaurants in Bengaluru soon thereafter according to a statement JFL part of the Jubilant Bhartia Group had last year announced to sign a Master Franchise and Development Agreement with Popeyes for markets such as India Bangladesh Nepal and Bhutan Jubilant Foodworks Chairman Shyam S Bhartia and its co-Chairman Hari S Bhartia said We are confident that Popeyes will not only delight guests but also strategically complement our portfolio and fortify JFLs leadership in the QSR domain The unique delicious and wholesome Cajun flavours of Popeyes are certain to appeal to the Indian audience Over the years Popeyes has emerged as one of the most loved brands across the globe and we aspire to recreate that same excitement and loyalty for Popeyes and its signature dishes in India as well JFL Chief Executive Officer Pratik Pota said David Shear president of RBI International the parent company of Popeyes said This new country entry illustrates our commitment to serving more guests around the world with our signature blend of spices and flavours We are confident that our India guests will love their Fried Chicken from Popeyes and we look forward to this launch Popeyes is best known for its spicy New Orleans style fried chicken and chicken sandwich Its India menu will feature the signature Cajun-flavoured world-famous chicken sandwich which took the internet by storm in August 2019 in the United States Moreover the Indian menu will also feature an array of vegetarian options it added Popeyes will have its app and a website allowing customers to experience the food at home as well JFL has built its own in-house delivery fleet of e-bikes PTI KRH HRS hrs
Kathmandu [Nepal], January 17 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, who has completed six months in his latest term in office, is likely to make a televised address to the nation this week, an official said.