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  1. Sri Lankan President arrives in Nepal for SAARC Summit, visits LumbiniRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Colombo Page

    Nov 25, Kathmandu: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa arrived in Nepal Tuesday ahead of the 18th SAARC Summit that is taking place in Kathmandu Nov. 25-27. Nepali Deputy Prime Minister Prakash Man and Home Minister Bam Dev Gautam welcomed the Sri Lankan President at the Tribhuvan International Airport this morning.

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  2. Modi Holds Talks With Nepal PM, 10 Pacts InkedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Outlook

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held talks with his Nepalese counterpart Sushil Koirala on key strategic issues after which ten agreements, including a pact on USD 1 billion assistance to Nepal, were inked. A host of strategic issues, including defence and security, were discussed between Modi and Koirala during their talks that lasted for nearly 40 minutes. 1 comment

  3. PM Narendra Modi holds talks with Nepal PM Sushil Koirala, several agreements signedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | DNA India

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held talks with his Nepalese counterpart Sushil Koirala on key strategic issues after which ten agreements, including a pact on US $1 billion assistance to Nepal, were inked. A host of strategic issues, including defence and security, were discussed between Modi and Koirala during their talks that lasted for nearly 40 minutes.

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  4. Sri Lankan President arrives in Nepal for SAARC SummitRead the original story

    Tuesday | Colombo Page

    Nov 25, Kathmandu: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa arrived at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Nepal this morning ahead of the 18th SAARC Summit that is taking place in Kathmandu Nov. 25-27. Soon after arrival, President Rajapaksa departed for Lumbini, the birthplace of the Lord Buddha.

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  5. Modi in Nepal: Religion and DiplomacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | The Indian Express

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi's decision not to travel to Janakpur, Lumbini and Muktinath, three important religious places in Nepal, and limit his visit this week to Kathmandu, which is hosting the South Asian summit, has disappointed many on either side of the border. For some though it is a relief.

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  6. Opportunities to Join in Group for Mt. Everest Expedition Spring 2015 in NepalRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | PR Log

    The group joining program of Mt. Everest Expedition from both South and North Face in spring 2015 are launched for mountaineering seekers to approach to the top of the world "The Summit of Mt.

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  7. TIMS Counter opened in Thamel Kathmandu NepalRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | PR Log

    PRLog - Nov. 11, 2014 - KATHMANDU, Nepal -- TIMS Counter opened in Thamel Trekking Agencies' Association of Nepal has opened Trekkers' Information Management System Counter in Manang Plaza, Thamel. Secretary at the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Suresh Man Shrestha inaugurated the new counter amid a function on Tuesday morning.

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  8. SAARC Handicraft Exhibition and 12th Handicraft Trade Fair starts Nov 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Nepalnews.com

    An exhibition of handicraft from the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation region and the 12th edition of a trade fair of Nepali handicraft are scheduled to be held in Kathmandu from November 20 to 24, 2014. The Federation of Handicraft Associations of Nepal , the host and one of the organisers, said at a briefing for the media and stakeholders that the SAARC Exhibition on Handicraft and the 12th Handicraft Trade Fair will be held at the Bhrikuti Mandap Exhibition Hall.

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  9. Vodafone and Kathmandu target 5 Green Star in ChristchurchRead the original story

    Monday Nov 3 | Scoop

    The Vodafone and Kathmandu headquarters in Tuam Street are both being designed in accordance with the Green Star rating tool - an independent certification of features such as energy and water conservation, internal air quality and waste management. The two sites are next to each other with a combined net lettable area of approx 13,750 sq m.

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  10. Bharat-Nepal Shiksha Maitri Karyakram launchedRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 1 | Newkerala.com

    In the line with the announcement made by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the first week of August, the "Bharat-Nepal Shiksha Maitri Karyakram" for Nepalese students pursuing undergraduate and postgraduate courses in various disciplines in Nepal was announced here Saturday. The programme, fully funded by the Indian government, envisages visits by Nepalese students to prestigious universities of India in batches of about 20 each for four to six weeks, according to the Indian embassy in Kathmandu.

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  11. Nepal readies to welcome PM Modi again next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Hindustan Times

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi managed to woo most of Nepal during his Kathmandu trip in August. A repeat performance is expected when he arrives here again next month.

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  12. FESTIVAL: Jazzmandu 2914 Finale: A Sparkling Night of JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | All About Jazz

    After a great week of concerts, as well as several Master classes by the visiting musicians of Jazzmandu, the 2014 edition of the festival came to its conclusion yesterday with the finale, a sparkling night of jazz music. Throughout the festival, artists from Brazil, Cuba, France, Sweden, the USA, Australia, Singapore and Nepal were at hand to play for the 12th Surya Nepal Kathmandu Jazz Festival.

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  13. Jazz at Patan starts with musical fusion of Nepali musicians, international artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Nepalnews.com

    Surya Nepal Jazz Kathmandu Jazz Festival's 'Jazz at Patan' event has kicked off at Yala Maya Kendra in Patan Dhoka with a fusion of Nepali classical music and jazz on Tuesday evening, October 21, 2014. The event started at 6 pm at the traditional, tree-filled ambiance of the Yala Maya Kendra garden aiming to provide a perfect setting of majestic musical fusion between visiting international artists and classical musicians from Nepal.

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  14. Bustling Kathmandu works its magic on adventurous visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2013 | IcTamworth

    Most visitors to Nepal pass through Kathmandu on their way to Mount Everest. But stop and spend time in this vibrant city, urges Fiona Woottom The rhythmic dip of oars into water is all I hear as I peer out from above my slightly ill-fitting life jacket.

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  15. Jazzmandu 2014 starts today with music competition in JhamsikhelRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | Nepalnews.com

    The twelfth edition of the Surya Nepal Kathmandu Jazz Festival 2014 -- more widely known as Jazzmandu, will kick off with the theme "Unity, Compassion and Peace" at various places in the Kathmandu Valley from Thursday, October 16, 2014. The week-long musical extravaganza brings together a diverse and powerful lineup of musicians from around the world and Nepal and make the valley vibrate with jazz music from October 16 to 22. Surya Nepal Kathmandu Jazz Festival will feature renowned international musicians from diverse cultural and musical backgrounds as well as traditional and jazz musicians from Nepal, according to Upstairs Ideas.

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  16. Aamir Khan in Nepal for Unicef nutrition programmeRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Bollywood actor Aamir Khan Wednesday participated in a Unicef-initiated nutrition programme organised by a local women's group at Kapilvastu in western Nepal Aamir, who is Unicef's Ambassador promoting nutrition for children, arrived in Kathmandu Tuesday. The Indian cine icon spent around an hour at the Pakadi Health Post in the district where health officials and women volunteers made a presentation on local nutrition status.

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    Sep 21, 2014 | Nepalnews.com

    The second edition of a dynamic exhibition exploring the effects of climate change on the Hindu Kush Himalayan region will open at the International Mountain Museum in Pokhara on 27 September 2014. According to a statement, the exhibition will feature science and imagery from the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development and striking photography from David Breashears, "GlacierWorks" and other Nepali photographers that showcase the rapidly changing Himalayas and highlight solutions being implemented in the region.

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  18. When pilgrims progress, don't forget acclimatisationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Besides several agreements on trade and investments during the current visit of the President of China, Xi Jinping, a new route to Kailash and Manasarovar, via Nathu La in Sikkim, was agreed upon. It is not entirely clear if this would be in addition to, or in place of, the existing route across the Lipu pass in Uttarakhand which has been in use since 1981.

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  19. US Pledges Grants For Preservation Of Nepal's Cultural SitesRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    The US Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation has pledged grants worth at least US$122,140 for preservation of the Hanumandhoka Durbar Palace and South Taleju Temple of Patan in Nepal. The Hanumandhoka Durbar Museum Development Committee and the Kathmandu Valley Preservation Trust received US$77,142 grant for urgent repair and maintenance of the Hanumandhoka building inside Hanumandhoka Durbar complex.

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  20. Bangladeshi absconds after duping compatriot in Kathmandu: PoliceRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | MYREPUBLICA.com

    A Bangladeshi citizen is on the run since last Sunday after he allegedly conned USD 7,000 from his compatriot bound for Turkey with the false assurance of providing a lucrative job abroad. Shekhdar Rasheed had reportedly fled from Thamel, a tourist hub in Kathmandu, duping Hossan Mohammad Billal, holding Bangladeshi passport BB0922065.

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