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  1. Hong Kong: Chinese prez likely to visit Nepal next year, says Nepali FMRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Asia News Network

    Chinese President Xi Jinping has expressed his desire to visit Nepal within 2015, to honour the 60th anniversary of the establishment of the Sino-Nepal diplomatic ties, according to Foreign Minister Mahendra Bahadur Pandey. Chinese officials are said to have informed Pandey in New York on Saturday of Xi's willingness to visit Nepal.


  2. Cath's mission of mercy to help women in NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Lancashire Evening Post

    Nurse Cath Nixon spent two years volunteering in Nepal to tackle challenging issues facing women living there. She tells AASMA DAY about the life changing trip.


  3. India promises grant for cooperative centre in NepalRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 |

    India today pledged to provide a grant assistance of Rs 41.83 million for the construction of a cooperative promotion centre in Nepal. A MoU was signed between officials of the Embassy of India here and the District Cooperative Union of Lalitpur, bordering Kathmandu.


  4. Pro Tour Operator Offers Handy Tips on Travelling at Everest Base CampRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | PRWeb

    It is of great importance to have a thorough preparation before travelling at Everest Base Camp. Tibet Vista, one of the the leading Tibet operators in Tibet, offers some handy tips to help foreign tourists who are about to travel at EBC in October.


  5. Tibet Vista Publishes the Most Useful Tips for Trekking at Everest...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | PRWeb

    Everest Base Camp is one of the most popular trekking destinations in the world because it offers the chance to gaze on the magnificent north face of the world's highest peak-Mt. Everest.


  6. NA, Budhha reduce Bhairahawa-Ktm airfare for DashainRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 |

    Nepal Airlines and the Buddha Air have reduced airfare for flights operating from Bhairahawa to Kathmandu in view of one of the biggest festivals - Dashain. Station In-Charge of Nepal Airlines in Bhairahawa, Shankar Bahadur KC, said Nepal Airlines had fixed the airfare at Rs 2,500 from September 24 to October 3. Soon after the Nepal Airlines reduced the airfare, Buddha Air followed suit.


  7. Drones to aid conservation efforts in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Green Futures

    A successful project at the Panna Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh could see Unmanned Aerial Vehicles deployed at a national level for wildlife protection. Earlier this year, technology came to the aid of India's endangered wildlife, where human intervention had proved inadequate.


  8. US Pledges US$402 Million Grant For Nepal's DevelopmentRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    The United States has pledged a grant of US$402 million to Nepal for the next five years to assist social, political and economic development. Nepal's Finance Ministry Joint Secretary Madhu K. Marasini and USAID Nepal director Dr. Beth Dunford signed an agreement in this regard on Tuesday, said a statement from the US embassy in Kathmandu.


  9. Japan Pledges Aid For School Reform Programme In NepalRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Japan has pledged a grant of 300 million Japanese yen to Nepal for a school reform programme as part of poverty alleviation efforts. The programme is being implemented by Nepal's Ministry of Education, said the Japanese embassy in Kathmandu in a statement.


  10. Tourism Evening at Nepal Embassy in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 |

    A tourism promotion event was organised at the Nepali embassy in London, UK recently to promote Nepal as a tourist destination for all seasons. Addressing the programme, Charge d' affaires at the Nepali embassy in London, Tej Bahadur Chhetri, said Nepal is a unique tourist destination from religious, cultural and adventure point of view.


  11. Default ImageRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2014 |

    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.


  12. Video: "Gone Tomorrow" - Rob-J in Nepal - Epic riding in the foothills of the HimalayasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Bike Magazine

    Editor's note: The ominous peaks of the Himalayas are known across the world as a premier mountaineering destination. Some even ski the precipitous mountains, but in the foothills, as discovered by Sebastian Doerk and Rob-J Heran in their latest video, "Gone Tomorrow," there are epic spines, chutes and trails to be ridden around every corner.


  13. Pacific Holidays Offers Flash Sales for Destination Tours to Exotic LocationsRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | PR Leap

    September 19, 2014 - Pacific Holidays, a leading tour company offering travel to destination tours, presents several packages to exotic destinations . Each of these packages features savings of up to 40 percent, and include roundtrip airfare.


  14. 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.


  15. Chasing the Phantom, a quest for myth and meaningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Pique News Magazine

    First off, it is important to note that Eduard Fischer's book Chasing the Phantom: In Pursuit of Myth and Meaning in the Realm of the Snow Leopard is not just about the snow leopard. Rather, it is an all-encompassing exploration of that great cat's Himalayan world, a travel book that includes geography, the people, and also quests of the spirit.


  16. AidData Taps Students to Train Local Organizations to Track Development SpendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Directions Magazine

    A programme that dispatches student researchers to train civil society organisations in the developing world in data handling skills so that they can track aid and development spending in their locality is expanding this year. AidData's Summer Fellows programme entails sending 'student fellows' for two to three months during the US summer to organisations around the world.


  17. Nepal FM to arrive in Sri Lanka to hand over invitation for SAARC summit in KathmanduRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | Colombo Page

    Sept 16, Colombo: Nepal's Foreign Affairs Minister Mahendra Bahadur Pandey left today for Sri Lanka and the Maldives to hand over the invitations for their participation in the 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation summit to be held in Kathmandu on November 26 and 27. Minister Pandey will hand over Nepal's Prime Minister Sushil Koirala's invitation for the SAARC Summit to the Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Thursday, September 18. The Nepalese Government has assigned Foreign Minister Pandey to invite the heads of state and government of SAARC member countries Maldives, Sri Lanka, India, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan.


  18. CoAS, Indian Military Attach meetRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 |

    Chief of Army Staff Gaurav SJB Rana held talks with Indian Embassy Military Attache Colonel Man Raj Singh Mann at the Nepal Army headquarters in Kathmandu, on Tuesday.


  19. Ten travel experiences that will change your lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 |

    TRAIN TRAVEL: A girl looks out through an open emergency window of a passenger train at a railway station in Kolkata. AUSTRALIA'S HEART: There are few greater ways to know you're alive than negotiating the vast stretches of road in the Australian outback.


  20. No steps taken to protect World Peace PagodaRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2014 |

    Three weeks have already elapsed since a landslide weakened the foundation of the World Peace Pagoda, a popular tourist destination in Pokhara. However, the government authorities have yet to take measures to conserve the pagoda that is on the verge of collapse.