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    Sunday Sep 21 | 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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  2. When pilgrims progress, don't forget acclimatisationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | 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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  3. US Pledges Grants For Preservation Of Nepal's Cultural SitesRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | 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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  4. Bangladeshi absconds after duping compatriot in Kathmandu: PoliceRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | 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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  5. US grants for preserving Hanumandhoka and Taleju templesRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | MYREPUBLICA.com

    The Hanumandhoka Durbar Museum Development Committee and the Kathmandu Valley Preservation Trust have received the United States grants for cultural preservation. The US Embassy in Kathmandu on Wednesday declared HDMDC and KVPT as this year's recipients of the US Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation .

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  6. Photo essay: A day in the life of a living goddessRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2014 | MacLeans

    In some religions, deities are strictly relegated to the spiritual realm, never actually seen by mortal devotees on Earth.

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  7. The day of the Elephant-GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | MYREPUBLICA.com

    Goddess Parvati, the better half of Lord Shiva, was yearning for a child. One day, while she was taking a bath with turmeric and water, she started rubbing the turmeric off her body.

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  8. Vehicles to be banned on Kathmandu s old quartersRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | MYREPUBLICA.com

    If everything goes as planned, the chaotic old quarters of the capital would soon transform into a strollers heaven.

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  9. Don't copy us, Mao had told Indian MaoistsRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Mao Zedong may have clandestinely backed the Naxalite movement but the Chinese revolutionary leader told Indian Maoists in the late 1960s not to blindly copy the tactics that brought him to power.

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  10. Caught in the middleRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    Nestled between India and China, Nepal is seen as strategically valuable to both giants, as they jostle for supremacy over the impoverished nation.

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  11. Corporate activities: Western Union announces 8th weekly winnerRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | MYREPUBLICA.com

    Western Union has announced the winner for the eighth weekly winner of its 'Money Double' scheme launched to commemorate its 20th anniversary.

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  12. Postcard from... KathmanduRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | The Independent

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  13. New Delhi: India PM unveils Us$10 billion development aid for NepalRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | Asia News Network

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced US$10 billion in development aid for Nepal and promised to help its economy, including kick-starting stalled hydropower projects, as he continued his charm campaign in the small Himalayan kingdom.

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  14. Modi's $1-bn loan to help Indian infra cos in NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Rediff.com

    Some of India's biggest infrastructure companies including GMR, Tata Power, Jindal Power and Indian government owned Satluj Jal Vidyut have bid to set up projects in Nepal which has the potential to develop 42,000 mw of hydro power in the country.

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  15. Indian PM Modi returns homeRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | MYREPUBLICA.com

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for New Delhi, completing his two-day official Nepal visit that marked first bilateral visit by Indian PM to Nepal in 17 years, on Monday.

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  16. Narendra Modi arrives at Pashupatinath temple in NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | India.com

    Kathmandu, Aug 4: Visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday arrived in Pashupatinath temple where he will spend around an hour for a special puja.

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  17. Modi Arrives at Pashupatinath TempleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Newindpress

    KATHMANDU: Visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday arrived in Pashupatinath temple where he will spend around an hour for a special puja.

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  18. PM Narendra Modi visits Pashupatinath temple offers 2500 kilos of sandalwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    A day after he won millions of hearts in Nepal with his speech in the country's Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi attempted to touch religious chords.

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  19. The Gentleman from SouthRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2014 | MYREPUBLICA.com

    Modi's premiership in India has been a topic of global interest. In South Asia, where India is considered a big brother that nobody can do without but with whom nobody seems to be totally happy with, it is debatable whether Modi's shadow will have a cooling effect or cause suffocation.

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  20. Modi pledges $1 billion concessional line of credit to NepalRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2014 | MYREPUBLICA.com

    Expressing solidarity with Nepals development endeavors, India has announced to provide US$ 1 billion concessional Line of Credit to invest in priority areas such as infrastructure and hydropower development.

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