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  1. Unease in Nepal tiesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Oct. 20: Narendra Modi may have wowed Nepal in August but a recent Chinese attempt to woo Kathmandu has triggered unease in India's strategic establishment, betraying a dilemma that has long marked New Delhi's neighbourhood foreign policy. India has quietly prodded Nepal for details of plans for a possible visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping to Kathmandu next year at a time the Modi government is trying to demonstrate a new commitment to the Himalayan nation, officials have told The Telegraph .

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  2. Nepal: Walking across the top of the world: the Annapurnas of Nepal part IIRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Before beginning the continuation of the trek, the latest news regarding the avalanche a few days ago. It is now being reported that 39 people have died.

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  3. Planets align for must-see stateRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Mercury

    TASMANIA has been declared one of the top 10 regions of the world to visit next year by globally influential travel guide Lonely Planet. Tasmania's stardom is set to rise to a new level after Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2015, released today, named Tasmania the No.4 must-see region in the world.

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  4. India to give fleet security help for SAARC summitRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    Extending the hands of friendship further, India has agreed to provide the car fleet for the VIP movement during the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation summit in Nepal next month. Nepal has made the request to India to provide logistical support for the summit, which includes bullet-proof cars and other vehicles for the movement of South Asian heads of state and governments and other VIPS like the ministers.

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  5. Body of 4th Missing Israeli Hiker Recovered in NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Jewish Press

    The mountain trek of a lifetime has ended for Israeli hiker Michal Gili Charkesky. Her lifeless body was recovered from the Himalayas.

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  6. Sushma Swaraj discusses SAARC meet with Nepal; India to help logisticallyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | DNA India

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday held talks with her Nepalese counterpart Mahendra Bahadur Pandey on the forthcoming SAARC Summit to be held in Kathmandu and assured him of positive Indian response to the neigbouring country's request for logistical support. Nepal has requested vehicles including bullet-proof cars for the SAARC Summit and India would be supplying these.

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  7. Planets align for TassieRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Mercury

    TASMANIA has been declared one of the top 10 regions of the world to visit next year by globally influential travel guide Lonely Planet. Tasmania's stardom is set to rise to a new level after Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2015, released today, named Tasmania the No.4 must-see region in the world.

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  8. Aussie island a Top 10 destinationRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    THEY could pick any place in the world - but Lonely Planet have chosen one part of Australia to complete its Top Ten destinations list for 2015. THIS couple has travelled the globe and says no destination can beat Australia.

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  9. India to give VIP car fleet security help for SAARC summtRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    Extending the hands of friendship further, India has agreed to provide the car fleet for the VIP movement during the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation summit in Nepal next month. Nepal has made the request to India to provide logistical support for the summit, which includes bullet-proof cars and other vehicles for the movement of South Asian heads of state and governments and other VIPS like the ministers.

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  10. Walking across the top of the world: the Annapurnas of NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    There has been a terrible disaster in the Annapurna region of Nepal. It is not yet known how many have died.

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  11. Nepal wraps up rescue operations on trekking route after deadly blizzardsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Age

    Kathmandu: Nepal is wrapping up rescue operations in its northern mountains, saying all the hikers believed to be stranded on a trekking route have been rescued and are safe. The last flights by rescue helicopters were due to take place on Monday, said Yadav Koirala of Nepal's Disaster Management Division.

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  12. Over 400 trekkers rescued after Nepal mountain disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Trend

    Over 400 people have been rescued in Nepal after a popular trekking route was hit by a major blizzard and avalanches earlier this week, RIA Novosti reported referring to the Trekking Agencies' Association of Nepal . "A total of 407 [181 Nepalis and 226 foreigners] have been rescued so far," TAAN said in a statement citing Nepal's Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation.

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  13. How to escape the crowds when travellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Stuff.co.nz

    I'm halfway to Kathmandu when it hits me. Listening to metal chair legs scrape on the tiled floor of the food court in Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi airport, babies screaming and several Russians deep in vigorous conversation, I get a sudden urge to abandon my journey, crash through the floor-to-ceiling windows and trade places with the gardener calmly watering the grass and the plants outside.

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  14. Himalayas search for Brits lost in avalanche called off as nine remain missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Mirror.co.uk

    Up to nine Brits could still be missing but after rescuing almost 400 people, teams in Nepal believe that no trekkers are now stranded. Among those found safe and well was Lizi Hamer, 31, of Leicestershire, whose mother said she was relieved her "precious" daughter had been found.

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  15. 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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  16. Relief over NI trekker in NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Newsday

    A Northern Ireland man whose brother was trekking in the Himalayas during a devastating storm has spoken of his relief that he is safe. Patrick McDonnell is among a group of people trekking in the mountain range to raise money for the NI hospice.

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  17. Mountain survival reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Southland Times

    Relieved Kiwi families were last night celebrating news of the survival of their loved ones in one of the world's most dangerous mountain ranges, where deadly avalanches and blizzards have claimed the lives of at least 30 people. Fears remains for just one couple: Kiwi hikers Brian and Jill Craig are understood to be in the Annapurna area of the Himalayas in Nepal where their safety and location remains unclear following a tragic turn in conditions.

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  18. India & NepalRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | The Independent

    People say it's a life-changing experience. And there's no doubt that when you make the incredible journey to India and Nepal, you'll return with a new outlook on life and endless extraordinary memories.

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  19. Global Agenda, 8:25 AMIsraelis Still Missing in Nepal as Storm ApproachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The search continues on Friday for hikers still missing since the lethal avalanche on Nepal's Thorong La mountain pass Tuesday, in which three Israelis have already been confirmed among the 27 dead found until now. Nepalese rescue teams are trying to rush the search for those stranded in the deep snow drifts amid fears that a new storm is making its way towards the region - in a threat that could delay searches further and make it impossible to rescue lost hikers.

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  20. Harrowing days in the Himalayas after deadly blizzard surprises hikersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | St. Petersburg Times

    Freezing, exhausted and blinded by snow, Yakov Megreli, an Israeli medical student, had a few minutes to make a choice. He could spend the night shivering in a flimsy wooden tea stall with a few others, as snowdrifts crept up the walls outside and began to fall in through cracks.

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