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The history of the arrival of Muslims dates back to 500 years ago when the Kashmiri traders traveling via Kathmandu to Tibet were asked to settle here.
3 hrs ago | Nepalnews.com
"An interfaith prayer for peace between Israel and Palestine, peace in Iraq and peace between Ukraine and Russia; And also to push the government of Nepal to recognize that all faiths are equal, have equal rights and deserve the same protection from the authorities".
5 hrs ago | The Telegraph
July 31: Jungpana Tea Estate, whose brew had fetched the maximum price among Darjeeling gardens last year, suspended work indefinitely today, citing threats to officials by a section of workers.
9 hrs ago | The Peninsula
KATHMANDU: Thousands of mourners, many in tears, gathered in Kathmandu to pay tribute to a senior Tibetan Buddhist monk whose cremation was initially blocked by Nepal, sparking claims it had caved in to pressure from China.
12 hrs ago | Carrick Today
On Wednesday 25th June fifteen intrepid student explorers from Girvan Academy and two of their teachers Miss Lyn Wilson and Mr Alan Drennan headed off on a near 24 hour journey to reach the Nepali capital of Kathmandu.
16 hrs ago | IRIN
For several weeks in July, veteran Nepali women's rights activist Renu Rajbhandari picketed in front of the Constituent Assembly, Nepal's legislative body in Kathmandu, demanding amendment of the country's rape laws.
19 hrs ago | Wharfedale Observer
Paul and Sarah Wright spent their long stay in Nepal working in fields ranging from education and health to sustainable living and disaster management.
Experts have warned against export of hydropower to reduce burgeoning trade deficit with India.
She was blessed with both gifts that every girl wants to have -- beauty and talent.
At a time when many Nepali films are being shot in foreign lands, Nepals own natural beauty and rich cultural heritage have been attracting many foreign film and documentary makers to do their shooting here.
The body of Buddhist Guru Shamar Rinpoche has been kept at the Syarvan Monastery at local Raniban for the members of the general public to pay their last respects to the 14th Rinpoche.
A power trade agreement that will enable Nepal to export electricity to India is at the centre of what Kathmandu is eyeing during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit.
The number of HIV-infected people has touched 22 thousand and 994 in Nepal, the government latest report states.
Two dedicated members of staff at Magenta Living are taking a break from their day job to fulfill the opportunity of a lifetime - Jo Harvey and Emma Quail will soon be building new homes in the struggling community of Pokhara in Nepal.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to arrive in Kathmandu on Sunday on a two-day official visit to Nepal.
In 2003, UC Davis graduate Suresh Ojha quit a well-paying job as a communications engineer to spend a year in his native Nepal.
Building up on the successful visit of Indian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sushma Swaraj, Nepal should seek to enhance the country's role as a land-bridge between India and China by proposing Trans-Himalayan Economic Corridors during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 10:36 pm
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