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Congestion didn't kill climbers on Mount Everest: Nepal

Nepal's DoT faced a lot of criticism for issuing permit in excess to climbers.

13 Jun 2019 2:08 PM

Nepal's vest festival or Bhoto Jatra marks end of longest chariot festival

The festival surrounds an old tradition of publicly displaying a jewel-studded vest 'Bhoto' on the last day of the Jatra.

10 Jun 2019 5:29 PM

Nepal faces mountainous challenge identifying Everest bodies

Police and government officials admit they face huge challenge putting names to dead climbers and sending them back to their own countries.

09 Jun 2019 9:40 AM

Two dead, 100 injured as storm hits Nepal's Far-Western region

The dead were identified as 47-year-old Lahanu Chaudhary and Birbahadur Chaudhary, whose age is yet to be determined.

07 Jun 2019 1:04 PM

Pashupatinath temple in Nepal owns over 9kg gold, 1.3 billion rupees cash

Built in the 5th century, the shrine is one of the four most important religious sites in Asia for devotees of Shiva.

06 Jun 2019 12:34 PM

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4 Indian victims of deadly climbing season of Mount Everest

Nepalese officials said Wednesday that they were considering changing rules about who was allowed up Everest.

31 May 2019 10:17 AM

Terror grips Nepal: Bombs planted at various locations, vehicles torched

A parked truck was set on fire in the Nawal district, while a bus was found burned down in the Surkhet district of Nepal's Karnali province.

27 May 2019 4:09 PM

Mumbai-based climber dies while descending from Mount Everest

The Mumbai climber, identified as Anjali S Kulkarni, breathed her last above the Camp IV of Mount Everest at an altitude of 7,906 metres.

24 May 2019 9:26 AM

'Super Sherpa' passionately gives back to his village and community

Apu Sherpa’s main aim is to ensure children from his community in the future don't have to take up climbing due to lack of education.

22 May 2019 2:54 PM

Nepalese mountaineer Kami Rita Sherpa climbs Mt Everest for a record 24th time

He climbed the Mt Everest for the very first time in 1994 and he has now completed 24 summits to Mt Everest in just 25 years.

21 May 2019 8:34 PM

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No Press freedom in Nepal: Journalists under scrutiny for news about Dalai Lama

Three journalists from Nepal's state news agency, RSS, are under probe for reporting news about Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama.

18 May 2019 9:03 AM

Third Indian mountaineer dies scaling Mount Makalu in Nepal

Another climber from Chile is missing from above Camp IV of Mount Kanchenjunga since Wednesday evening.

17 May 2019 1:47 PM

Two Indian climbers die on Mount Kanchenjunga in Nepal

The climbers identified as 48-year-old Biplab Baidya and 46-year-old Kuntal Karar fell ill just below the 8,586-meter (28,160-foot) summit.

16 May 2019 12:17 PM

Everyone dreams of climbing Mount Everest once; this man has done it 23 times!

Kami Rita started the climb from the Nepal side of the range, which is one of the two routes to get up top, the other being Tibet.

15 May 2019 12:00 PM

Government intoduces bill in Nepal; Opposition, journalists protest

Nepal Media Society (NMS), an umbrella body of publishers and broadcasters, demanded the bill's immediate withdrawal.

13 May 2019 9:16 PM

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5 Nepali men arrested for carrying banned Indian rupee notes worth INR 10 lakh

The men were arrested from Hotel Blue in Kathmandu.

13 May 2019 6:26 PM

Nepal PM agrees to discuss constitutional amendment

Madheis parties and newly formed outfit Samajwadi Party-Nepal have demanded constitutional amendment.

07 May 2019 9:21 PM

Nepal begin railway constructions joining Kathmandu with India, China

President Bidhya Devi Bhandari said that Nepal is planning to start construction of railways linking Kathmandu with India and China.

04 May 2019 9:42 AM

Nepal's Gorkha district hit with moderate intensity earthquake

A moderate intensity earthquake hit Nepal's Gorkha district, the tremors of which were also felt in the Himalayan nation's capital.

16 Apr 2019 6:32 PM

Frenchman arrested in Nepal for sexually abusing children

A 69-year-old French national has been arrested here for sexually abusing two teenage boys by luring them.

15 Apr 2019 12:47 PM

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