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
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
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
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
Nepalese officials said Wednesday that they were considering changing rules about who was allowed up Everest.
31 May 2019 10:17 AM
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
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
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
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
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
Another climber from Chile is missing from above Camp IV of Mount Kanchenjunga since Wednesday evening.
17 May 2019 1:47 PM
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
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
Nepal Media Society (NMS), an umbrella body of publishers and broadcasters, demanded the bill's immediate withdrawal.
13 May 2019 9:16 PM
The men were arrested from Hotel Blue in Kathmandu.
13 May 2019 6:26 PM
Madheis parties and newly formed outfit Samajwadi Party-Nepal have demanded constitutional amendment.
07 May 2019 9:21 PM
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
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
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
At least three people were killed when a small plane veered off the runway while taking off.
14 Apr 2019 12:42 PM