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The history of the arrival of Muslims dates back to 500 years ago when the Kashmiri traders traveling via Kathmandu to Tibet were asked to settle here.
Angry flames have engulfed most of the house. The upper floors are crashing down.
TEN years on from her son's disappearance in the Himalayas, Gill Koch is still struggling to accept that he is dead.
The National Sports Council has announced that it would finally organize a closed camp training session for the Nepali national players starting August 5, 2014 ahead of the 17th Asian Games.
KATHMANDU: Thousands of mourners, many in tears, gathered in Kathmandu to pay tribute to a senior Tibetan Buddhist monk whose cremation was initially blocked by Nepal, sparking claims it had caved in to pressure from China.
"I paid homage to my late guru this morning. He was such a fascinating and incredible personality that I cannot describe to you right now," Andrey Toloshnyy from Ukraine recalls his late guru Shamar Rinpoche.
On Wednesday 25th June fifteen intrepid student explorers from Girvan Academy and two of their teachers Miss Lyn Wilson and Mr Alan Drennan headed off on a near 24 hour journey to reach the Nepali capital of Kathmandu.
For several weeks in July, veteran Nepali women's rights activist Renu Rajbhandari picketed in front of the Constituent Assembly, Nepal's legislative body in Kathmandu, demanding amendment of the country's rape laws.
The government has sped up cleanup and maintenance works in the capital from Wednesday to give the city a spruced up look during the visit of the 15th Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi beginning Sunday.
She was blessed with both gifts that every girl wants to have -- beauty and talent.
At a time when many Nepali films are being shot in foreign lands, Nepals own natural beauty and rich cultural heritage have been attracting many foreign film and documentary makers to do their shooting here.
Minister for Foreign Affairs Mahendra Bahadur Pandey today briefed the Legislature-Parliament about the agreements reached during the meeting of the Nepal-India Joint Commission held on July 26. He also informed the parliament that the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be paying a visit to Nepal on August 3 and 4 and that the government has ... (more)
A power trade agreement that will enable Nepal to export electricity to India is at the centre of what Kathmandu is eyeing during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit.
The oldest hospital in the country is sick. It has been so for a long-long time.
Kathmandu University School of Education is set to begin the course on sustainable studies, which the university said is one of first of its kind in South Asia.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 03:24 am
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