Friday May 10
48 Hours In: Kathmandu
Sixty years after the first successful ascent of Everest, Sue Watt finds ancient temples, royal palaces and rooftop restaurants in the Nepalese capital This month sees the 60th anniversary of the historic first ascent of Everest by Sir Edmund Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay, on 29 May 1953.
Nepal Tourism eyes East India
Kolkata, Apr 24 : The Nepal Tourism Board is embarking on a 3-city road show with the aim of increasing awareness and educating the Indian travellers on Nepal's tourism products and offerings.
Situation unfavorable for extended nightlife: Officials
While nightlife businesses have made several attempts to extend nightlife hours in Kathmandu Valley, the government has turned down their proposal, claiming the current situation was not favorable.
Rainwater harvesting a viable solution to Kathmandu's water woes
Laxmi Narayan Prajapati, 50, resident of Brahma Tole remembers how around half a dozen wells built hundreds of years ago generated enough water for the entire locality when he was a teenager.
Spring Climbing And Trekking Season Begins In Nepal
The streets of Kathmandu are bustling with traffic today as the spring climbing and trekking seasons get underway in the Himalaya.