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  1. Nepal: Justice for Conflict-Era Crimes Remains Out of ReachRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Nepalese police personnel detain Tibetan activists during their protest near the Chinese Embassy Consular office in Kathmandu on March 10, 2014. It is deeply disappointing that Nepal remains stuck in the same place it has been for years in spite of the grand promises made after the end of the civil war.

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  2. Shopping in ThamelRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | TrekEarth

    Night photo of handicraft shop I've captured in popular Kathmandu's Thamel. Thamel has been the tourist haven in Kathmandu for over four decades starting from the hippie movement when many artists came to Nepal and spent weeks in Thamel.

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  3. Canadian Al Hancock on Track to Make a Name for Canadian ClimbersRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    This year marks 17 years that Edmonton, Alberta resident Al Hancock has been climbing. Over that time he has proven himself a record maker and remarkable high altitude climber.

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  4. My Travel Experience To Nepal - The Land of HimalayasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | CNN

    Not to be a traitor to my home team but I've been thinking that some mountains might just be more beautiful than those I was raised with and have loved all my life. But I think any true lover of nature and mountains is sure to understand my perspective.

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  5. Art Institute announces major gift of Asian art from Chicago collector Barbara Levy KipperRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Art Daily

    Douglas Druick, President and Eloise W. Martin Director of the Art Institute of Chicago , announced today that Barbara Levy Kipper has pledged to give the Museum nearly 400 items from her exceptional collection of Buddhist ritual objects and Asian ethnic jewelry. Kipper's gift will provide an important new dimension to the Museum's collections of Indian, Himalayan, Central Asian, Southeast Asian and Chinese art.

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  6. Chicago Collector Barbara Levy Kipper Gifts Asian Art Collection to the Art InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Douglas Druick, President and Eloise W. Martin Director of the Art Institute of Chicago , announced today that Barbara Levy Kipper has pledged to give the Museum nearly 400 items from her exceptional collection of Buddhist ritual objects and Asian ethnic jewelry. Kipper's gift will provide an important new dimension to the Museum's collections of Indian, Himalayan, Central Asian, Southeast Asian and Chinese art.

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  7. Indian gifts for Nepal on Republic DayRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    On the occasion of the 66th Republic Day of India, the Indian embassy in Kathmandu Monday gifted 20 ambulances and four buses to various hospitals, non-profit charitable organisations and educational institutions in 19 districts of Nepal. In addition to this, Indian Ambassador Ranjit Rae also presented books to 75 libraries, educational and training institutions located in different parts of Nepal.

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  8. Boudhanath EyesRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | TrekEarth

    Boudhanath Stupa is the largest stupa and the holiest Tibetan Buddhist temple in Nepal. It is the center of Tibetan culture in Kathmandu and rich in Buddhist symbolism.

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  9. North American flight schedule change set to boost connectivity with Indian subcontinentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    Etihad Airways has announced a number of schedule changes to the airline's flights between its Abu Dhabi hub and Chicago, New York, and Toronto, which will start on Sunday 29 March 2015. The move will provide convenient schedule options for UAE passengers travelling to North America, enhance overall connectivity for flights to and from the Indian Subcontinent , and establish new connections to key markets such as Dhaka, Kathmandu, and Kolkata.

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  10. Indian policy likely to enhance Nepal's tourism sectorRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2015 | Asia News Network

    Nepal can look forward to a further boost in tourist arrivals from India following the Indian government's decision to provide "leave travel concession" to government employees to visit Nepal and other Saarc countries. Nepal's tourism industry is naturally agog with anticipation as there are around 2 million government employees down south, and that's a lot of potential tourists.

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  11. Conservationist strives to save Kathmandu's architectural heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    The facade of this 200-year-old house in Kathmandu's Baidya Chowk area will be restored, at least for now. Photo: Bibek Bhandari When Chandan Shrestha discovered that a 200-year-old house in his Kathmandu neighbourhood was being demolished and replaced by a concrete structure, he intervened before it vanished like many of the other heritage buildings in Nepal's capital.

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  12. Malindo Air to start KL-Kathmandu serviceRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Asia News Network

    Malindo Air will be operating a daily flight service between Kathmandu and Kuala Lumpur from February 6, the Malaysian carrier officially announced on Wednesday. The arrival of Malindo is likely to trigger a price war on the busy route as it plans to offer heavily discounted promotional airfares.

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  13. Tours Trekking in Nepal - Treks HimalayaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | PR Log

    ... adventure that you have been dream with Acute trek is part of your choice. We specialize in organize Nepal travel activities excursion such as:- Trekking, Helicopter Tour, Peak Climbing, Mountain Flight, Honeymoon Tour, Sightseeing, Rafting, Jungle ...

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  14. America Unearthed: Tracking Bigfoot Full EpisodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Cryptomundo

    Scott Wolter does not believe in Bigfoot-but he sure hears about it a lot. That's because the earliest Bigfoot sightings were supposedly recorded in-guess what? Rocks.

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  15. ALF 3: Photos with Friends, Kathmandu ConferenceRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Government and Taxes

    More photos here during the 3rd Asia Liberty Forum held at Soaltee Crowne Plaza, Kathmandu, Nepal, last January 8-10, 2015. Charu Chadha of Media 9 in Kathmandu, publisher of Business 360 monthly magazine of which I am one of their columnists, sent me today our group photo.

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  16. Around the world in four minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    San Francisco Kien Lam's video will make you want to book the first plane out to some exotic destination. Lam is a San Francisco photographer who created a spectacular video documenting his journey taking in 15 countries around the world.

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  17. Rotary Club of Madison presents $2,000 check to Mendham nativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    The Rotary Club of Madison presents a $2,000 check to Mendham native, Maggie Doyne, founder of the Kopila Valley School in Nepal. Pictured is: Deb Starker, president Madison Rotary Club; Maggie Doyne and Ravi; John Hoover, Madison Rotary Club; and Ruth Dekker, executive director, Blinknow Foundation.

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  18. Hush-hush on business meet attendanceRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Siliguri, Jan. 18: The state administration today dangled the possibility of investment by a leading beverages company near Japaiguri and spoke of investment in the tourist sector by a Calcutta-based real estate group, but officials and minister Gautam Deb would not risk naming names before north Bengal's first business summit. The summit, christened North Bengal Industry Meet-2015 which is to be held in Uttarkanya tomorrow, will have Mamata Banerjee rubbing shoulders with businessmen.

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  19. Local Company Hits the Big TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Patch.com

    EMPOWERING ARTISANS IN NEED TO RISE ABOVE POVERTY THROUGH FAIR TRADE For Immediate Release Press Contact: C. A. Knipp Email: Info@SashkaCo.com SASHKA CO. GLASS BEADED BRACELETS SELECTED FOR 87TH ACADEMY AWARDS GIFT BAGS Baltimore, MD-Sashka Company Founder Christopher A. Knipp announced today that the company's popular glass beaded bracelets will be included in the luxury gift bags that will be given to the winning nominees of the 87th Academy AwardsA on February 22, 2015.

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  20. What am I seeing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | CBS News

    The holiday, which involves dressing in elaborate costumes and going from house to house as a group singing traditional songs, is celebrated on New Year's Day of the Orthodox calendar, a week after Orthodox Christmas. Soldiers representing 16 former Turkish States' military uniforms are seen before Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan welcomes Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev at the Presidential Palace in Ankara, Turkey, Jan. 15, 2015.

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