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  1. How to do Nepal without climbing mountainsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CNN

    There's more to Nepal than mountains. Visiting Boudhanath stupa, Kathmandu's thriving Buddhist enclave, is a way to your inner Buddha.

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  2. 6 ways to do Nepal without climbing mountainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CNN

    There's more to Nepal than mountains. Visiting Boudhanath stupa, Kathmandu's thriving Buddhist enclave, is a way to your inner Buddha.

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  3. Direct bus service with Nepal likelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Daily Star

    Direct bus service between Dhaka and Kathmandu might start next year as Nepal has agreed in principle with a proposal made by Bangladesh to that end. The government made the proposal last year considering the huge potential of the service, as a significant number of tourists visit Nepal and many students from the Himalayan country come to Bangladesh for higher studies every year.

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  4. Asian of the Year 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Straits Times

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets the 69th Session of the UN General Assembly on Sept 27, 2014, in New York. -- PHOTO: AFP Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves as he leaves after the commissioning of the Indian Navy's newly-commissioned warship INS Kolkata in Mumbai on Aug 16, 2014.

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  5. Nepal in Forbes Ten Coolest Places to Visit in 2015 listRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 29 | Nepalnews.com

    Forbes Life, a supplement of the business magazine Forbes, has named Nepal in its 'The 10 Coolest Places To Visit In 2015' list on its website Forbes.com. The 'Coolest Places' list is a guide on destinations to prioritise for 2015 which are 'right at that sweet spot between sleepy backwater and developed destination'.

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

    Tuesday Nov 25 | 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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  7. Modi Holds Talks With Nepal PM, 10 Pacts InkedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | 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

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

    Tuesday Nov 25 | 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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  9. Sri Lankan President arrives in Nepal for SAARC SummitRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | 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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  10. 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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  11. Opportunities to Join in Group for Mt. Everest Expedition Spring 2015 in NepalRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | 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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  12. TIMS Counter opened in Thamel Kathmandu NepalRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | 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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  13. SAARC Handicraft Exhibition and 12th Handicraft Trade Fair starts Nov 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | 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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  14. Vodafone and Kathmandu target 5 Green Star in ChristchurchRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | 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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  15. Bharat-Nepal Shiksha Maitri Karyakram launchedRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | 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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  16. Nepal readies to welcome PM Modi again next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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