11 hrs ago
The Orlando Sentinel
Nepal's singing bowls somehow ring true
I'm one with the spirits, though it's hard to recall who found whom first. But when they come calling, I listen.
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19 hrs ago
Indian financial aid for Nepal health institute - Indiatalkies.com
Kathmandu, March 11: Indian Ambassador to Nepal Ranjit Rae inaugurated the newly- constructed college block of B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences at Dharan in eastern Nepal Tuesday.
23 hrs ago
Stateless in Nepal
Stateless in Nepal By Mallika Aryal KATHMANDU - Around 4.3 million of Nepal's 27 million population lack citizenship documents, rendering them stateless, says a report by the Forum for Women, Law and Development , which works to promote and protect the interests of Nepali women.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
The Miami Herald
Nepal steps up security to stop Tibetan protests
Hundreds of riot police have stepped up security near the Chinese embassy, visa office and areas in Nepalese capital where Tibetan refugees live to stop any protests to mark the anniversary of a failed 1959 uprising against Chinese rule in Tibet.
Nepal tightens security ahead of Tibetan Uprising Day - Indiatalkies.com
Kathmandu, March 9: Security has been tightened around major Tibetan refugee settlements in Nepal ahead of Monday's Tibetan Uprising Day anniversary, officials said Sunday.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
PM Koirala urges NRNs for technology, skill and investment
Prime Minister Koirala made this appeal today during a meeting with NRNs living in Thailand in course of returning home after participating in the Third Summit of Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi- Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation , concluded in Myanmar.
Mount Everest talk and slide show in Mohill
Everest named after Sir George Everest in 1865 by the royal geographical society on recommendation by Andrew Waugh is known as Sagamatha in Nepal and Chomolungmaa in Tibet.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Nepalese in crackdown on Mount Everest litterbugs
Nepal is making new rules to persuade trekkers to clean up after themselves on Mount Everest, in a bid to clear the tonnes of rubbish now clogging the world's highest peak.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The Globe and Mail
An added cost of climbing Everest: Bring down eight kilograms of trash
This photo taken on May 3, 2011, shows rubbish collected at Everest base camp with the Himalayan range seen at the background in Nepal.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Nepalese authorities on alert to stop anti-China protests marking Tibetan uprising anniversary
KATMANDU, Nepal - Officials say police in the Nepalese capital are on alert to stop protests by Tibetan refugees, including any attempts to self-immolate, next week to mark the anniversary of the failed 1959 uprising against Chinese rule in Tibet.
UK Minister Duncan to visit Nepal
The UK Minister for International Development, Alan Duncan, is due to arrive here on Monday 3 March 2014 for a three-day visit.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Maha Shivratri festival observed nationwide
Maha Shivaratri, one of the greatest festivals of Hindus, was celebrated across the country by worshipping lord Shiva on Thursday.
Nepal Economic Summit concludes with 19-point declaration for economic reforms
The Nepal Economic Summit 2014 that kicked off with an aim to attract domestic and foreign investment concluded with 19-point declaration in order to develope Nepal economically.
In 1982, Steve Conlon was a photographer in Nepal with a pregnant wife, when a woman walked in and asked him to run her trekking business in Kathmandu.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Nepal Should Legalize Marijuana
Thursday marks the annual festival called Shivaratri in Nepal. It is one of the most important pilgrimages for Hindus, and thousands of holy men are arriving in Kathmandu to participate.
JH Emlyn Jones: The Llandudno man behind the Everest glory
The Welsh mountaineer was one of the crucial four man back-up team for the historic first ever conquest of the world's highest peak On May 29, 1953, a lanky New Zealander named Edmund Hillary and his climbing partner, the Nepalese sherpa Tenzing Norgay, became the first to reach 'the roof of the world' - the summit of Mount Everest.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Nepal Army to Receive More Chinese Aid
China will soon provide more aid to the Nepalese Army in various sectors, an official statement said Friday.
PM to make his first foreign visit to Myanmar
Prime Minister Sushil Koirala is set to make his first foreign visit as the prime minister to a South East Asian nation against all past precedents of making India visit.
Collected Department Releases: Associate Protection Officer: Kathmandu, Nepal
Applications must be emailed to JPOCoordinator@state.gov by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time on the date indicated in order to be considered.
Meet on construction of Two Rail Line Projects in Biratnagar-Jogbani section
A coordination meeting was held on February 18, 2014 at Kathmandu, in the presence of Secretary, Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport, other officials of Government of Nepal, representatives of Indian Embassy and Ircon International Ltd, to review the progress and discuss the pending issues for the construction of Two Rail Line ... (more)