Nepal Travel Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Love thy neighbourRead the original story

    Friday May 8 |

    All countries value their sovereignty, small countries even more seriously while dealing with large countries. Nepal has an additional problem arising from the close cultural ties with India that leads many visitors from India, tourists, journalists and sometimes even diplomats to succumb to the 'it does not seem like a different country' syndrome.


  2. FEATURE: search-and-rescue worker looks back on - intense,' rewarding deployment in quake-hit NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | United Nations

    Urban-search-and-rescue members of USAID's Disaster Assistance Response Team at work in Nepal. Photo: USAID's Disaster Assistance Response Team 8 May 2015 – As international search-and-rescue teams start wrapping up their activities in Nepal following the Government's decision to call off ground operations there, Dewey Perks, a rescue worker soon heading back to the United States, describes his time in the small South Asian nation trying to save lives as both "very intense" and highly rewarding.


  3. Nepal Earthquake: Devastated Lindfield couple thrown 'like ragdolls' on mountainsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Midsussex Today

    After experiencing the devastation caused in a remote village in Nepal, a Lindfield couple are determined to raise money to help those affected. Row and Tom Smith were on a mountain in Nepal near the epicentre of the Earthquake when it struck SUS-150505-182707008 But the earthquake hit ten minutes into their descent and they were thrown to the ground - before being hit by the force of the avalanche 'bouncing' back up the mountain.


  4. AftershocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Slate Magazine

    Each Friday, Roads & Kingdoms and Slate publish a new dispatch from around the globe. For more foreign correspondence mixed with food, war, travel, and photography, visit their online magazine or follow @roadskingdoms on Twitter.


  5. Nepal Quake Impact 'Minimal on Global Reinsurers;' Locally Severe: A.M. BestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Insurance Journal West

    A.M. Best's analysis of the damages caused by the earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25, 2015, describes the "significant property damages and fatalities in the Himalayan country." However, no accurate assessment of then insured losses has yet been completed "as rescue work and assessment are still under way," best's report said.


  6. Fractures, spinal injuries, amputations... the needs of earthquake...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | AlertNet

    Her dad carried her for three hours to get her to an ambulance. A Brice Blondel / Handicap International When the earthquake struck Nepal on 25 April, Handicap International immediately mobilised teams to help injured people and distribute medical supplies.


  7. The Best Way to Help Nepal Recover From the Quake? Go There on VacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 |

    A trekking path, lower right, is overshadowed by high-altitude peaks including Ama Dablam, top center, in a valley leading north into Nepal's Khumbu region, which is home to Mount Everest on April 18, 2015 "We are pleased to inform you that Nepal is now safe to visit," reads an email from Adventure Mountain Explore Treks & Expedition sent out on Wednesday. "If you have already booked your holiday or you are planning to, we welcome you with an open heart."


  8. Narooma raising funds for Nepal disasterRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Narooma News

    NEPAL DINNER: Nepal native chefRosh Shrestha from Lynch's Restaurant is organising a fundraiser dinner at the restaurant on Friday, May 15. QUAKE SURVIVORS: Narooma High School principal Tony Fahey with Doug Reckord from Kalaru near Bega and two participants of the Rotary Teacher Training Program in Nepal. THE Narooma district is rallying to help out the survivors of the Nepal earthquake with a number of fundraisers planned.


  9. Nepal: Good people, tough trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The New Zealand Herald

    I'm walking in the Everest region of the Himalayas - up a steep stretch of path - and it's hard going. The air is thin; the track is rough.


  10. International Conference 'How Efficient is Electro mobility?'Read the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Science, Industry and Business

    Das Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg , die UniversitA t Oldenburg und NEXT ENERGY, EWE-Forschungszentrum fA1 4r Energietechnologie e.V. veranstalten gemeinsam eine Konferenz vom 04. bis 05. Juni 2015, bei der es um die Frage nach der tatsA chlichen Effizienz von ElektromobilitA t geht. Erwartet werden internationale Forscher aus den unterschiedlichsten Bereichen von Wissenschaft und Industrie.


  11. Quake damages Radio LalitpurRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 |

    Pokhara, May 8: At least four teachers lost their lives and other 11 have sustained serious injuries in Gorkha district alone in the April 25 devastating earthquake that wreaked havoc in the country. Likewise, the 7.8 magnitude quake has caused damages to 495 community schools in the... Kathmandu, April 8: Karate player Anu Adhikari, who won silver medal in the 11th edition of South Asian Games , Science and technology is the foundation of any country's economic prosperity.


  12. Australians urged to go ahead with Nepal travel plans to help support its economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | ABC News

    Australian climber Geoff Bartram says that despite last month's terrible earthquake in Nepal, the country is still open for business. He's urging trekkers and tourists not to cancel their travel plans because the economy relies heavily on tourist dollars.


  13. Thousands of pounds raised in Bradford district to help Nepal earthquake victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    THOUSANDS of pounds have been raised through bucket collections in the Bradford district to help victims of the Nepal earthquake. The Bingley Airedale Rotary Club has sponsored many previous projects in Nepal and one of its senior members, Mike Bamford and his wife Dot, were on holiday south of Kathmandu when the devastating tremor hit.


  14. Brother confirms body is that of DJRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Star Online

    KUALA LUMPUR: Authorities confirmed that the body found in Langtang on Tuesday evening is that of Sai Jaya Raj Anthony, one of the two Malaysians who went missing in Nepal. Malaysian embassy in Kathmandu charge d'affairs Fadli Adilah said closed consultations were conducted with family members since the discovery was made.


  15. Vodafone apologizes for shutting down Nepal earthquake survivor's phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Mashable

    A United Kingdom woman who was caught in the aftermath of the Nepal earthquake said she was hit with an expensive phone bill and a temporary block on service for calls she made in the wake of the disaster. Sarah Khadka-Lowe told The Guardian that Vodafone charged her A 157, or about $239, for roaming charges she incurred while notifying relatives that she was safe and arranging emergency travel plans.


  16. Area hiker rescued after Nepal earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Des Plaines Valley News

    Days of worry by family and friends were followed by jubilation when Palos Hills native Corey Ascolani, was rescued by U.S. Special Forces helicopters after being trapped for five days in earthquake-ravaged Nepal. 'I can't tell you how good it was just to be able to talk to him today.


  17. North Yorkshire's Nepalese residents consider cost of destructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    THOUSANDS of pounds have been raised by the region's Nepalese and Gurkha community for the victims of the devastating earthquake. Gurkha recruits are brought to North Yorkshire to complete their infantry training at Catterick Garrison before moving on to join regiments across Britain.


  18. Tents, tarpaulins and tigers: mountain communities in Nepal ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | AlertNet

    Red Cross voluntaries hand out tarpaulins and put up tents in the village of Khalckok in Nepal. Palani Mohan/IFRC To the casual observer, the busy highway between Kathmandu and the town of Kavere, gives a misleading impression of the extent of the destruction caused by the 25 April earthquake.


  19. Nepalese community in Ridgewood lends supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Glendale Register

    As news of devastation in Nepal struck a chord nationally, in Ridgewood a small community of around 3,000 Nepalese banded together to share their pain. The manifestation of that pain was a solemn candlelight vigil in Ridgewood on Myrtle Avenue last Wednesday.


  20. Nenagh hosts coffee morning for Nepal earthquake victimsRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Tipperary Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A coffee morning will be held in the New Institute / Country Market this Friday in aid of the Nenagh Nepal Earthquake Fund.