• Fri, 02 Nov 2018 06:58
    Nepal, Thailand to hike flight frequency 3-fold
    Nepal and Thailand are all set to revise the bilateral air services agreement (ASA) this week to increase the existing 10 weekly flights’ frequency by more than three folds to meet the growing demand of air travellers between the two countries.A tourism ministry delegation, led by Joint Secretary Suresh Acharya, left for Bangkok on Wednesday to revise the ASA.
  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 14:34
    ‘Selfie tigers’ help Nepal keep count of the big cats
    CHAYAN Kumar Chaudhary flicked through photographs captured on a hidden camera in the jungle, hoping his favourite big cat – dubbed “selfie tiger” for its love of the limelight – had made another appearance.
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  • Wed, 31 Oct 2018 01:00
    Crouching tigers, hidden cameras: Nepal begins counting its big cats
    Chayan Kumar Chaudhary flicked through photographs captured on a hidden camera in the jungle, hoping his favourite big cat – dubbed “selfie tiger” for its love of the limelight – had made another appearance.
  • Sat, 13 Oct 2018 15:23
    Snowstorm kills nine climbers on Nepal peak
    All nine members of a South Korean climbing expedition were confirmed dead Saturday after a violent snowstorm devastated their camp on Nepal's Mount Gurja, one of the deadliest mountaineering accidents to hit the Himalayan nation in recent years.
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  • Sat, 15 Sep 2018 10:16
    No more state funds for care abroad
    Ending the decades-long practice of spending millions of rupees from the state coffers on treatment of political leaders at foreign health facilities, Parliament on Friday endorsed a law with a provision to stop such funding in the future.
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  • Sat, 08 Sep 2018 18:43
    Five killed in Nepal chopper crash
    A helicopter crashed into a hillside in central Nepal on Saturday, killing five on board, including a Japanese tourist, officials said.
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  • Sat, 08 Sep 2018 15:36
    Chopper crashes in Nepal with seven people aboard
    A helicopter with seven people on board crashed into a hillside in central Nepal on Saturday with the condition of the passengers unknown, officials said.
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  • Mon, 03 Sep 2018 14:16
    Isaan reveals its gastronomic delights
    Twenty chefs and restaurant executives from eight countries – Vietnam, Philippines, India, Nepal, Japan, Hong Kong, France and Thailand – recently took part in a five-day trip to educate them in the art of Isaan cuisine.
  • Mon, 27 Aug 2018 11:58
    US-Bangla pilot was mentally stressed and reckless
    New report by Nepali investigators says the US-Bangla Flight BS211 captain’s past behaviour should have been a warning sign
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  • Sat, 25 Aug 2018 16:00
    One dead in Nepal protest over rape, murder of teen
    One person was killed and dozens injured in Nepal when police opened fire on protesters demanding action over the rape and murder of a 13-year-old girl, officials said Saturday.
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  • Fri, 24 Aug 2018 16:37
    Ex-Maoist child solider Bista barred from traveling to Thailand
    Aug 24, 2018-Former Maoist child solider Lelin Bista has been stopped from traveling to Thailand where he was to participate in an international youth conference.
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  • Thu, 23 Aug 2018 13:37
    Global insurers threaten to stop cover for tourists
    International insurance companies have warned the government that they will stop issuing travel insurance policies for tourists visiting Nepal from September 1 if it does not move to eliminate insurance fraud hatched by brokers in trekking and mountaineering agencies.
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  • Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:00
    Valley cafes go digital-first with ‘Made in Nepal’ technology
    IF YOU WALK into the aptly-named Naulo Restaurant in Kathmandu’s Durbarmarg, Nepal, you are in for a novel dining experience.
  • Thu, 02 Aug 2018 10:39
    New Zealand to help Nepal re-measure Mt Everest
    The government of New Zealand has extended technical expertise to Nepal for re-measuring the height of Mt Everest—the world's highest peak. 
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  • Thu, 05 Jul 2018 01:00
    What the West fears most: Friendship between India and China 
    Re: “Poor cousin India losing Nepal to rich neighbour China”, Opinion & Analysis, July 3.
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