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  1. China reaches out to Nepal's Prachanda, extends supportRead the original story

    41 min ago |

    Kathmandu, July 29 : China has reached out to Communist Party of Nepal Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal, assuring full cooperation and support to the new government if he is elected the new Prime Minister. Chinese Ambassador Wu Chuntai on Friday held a meeting with Dahal, commonly known as 'Prachanda', in what is seen as Beijing's desperate move to safeguard its interests in Nepal and in carrying out the deals reached between Beijing and Kathmandu in March.


  2. Cancer survivor homeward bound after five-month Nepal trekRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    Sydney woman and long-distance runner Heather Hawkins has completed a 1,750-kilometre trek across Nepal in a "resilience-building" effort to raise funds for earthquake relief. The 50-year-old ovarian cancer survivor set out in late February on the demanding 146-day journey less than a month after completing the World Marathon Challenge.


  3. India to issue business card for Saarc businessmenRead the original story

    21 hrs ago |

    Kathmandu, July 28 : The government of India has started issuing an India business card for Saarc businessmen, the Indian embassy in Kathmandu has said. This is in pursuance of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announcement at the 18th Saarc summit.


  4. Narooma bag ladies celebrate with Asha Foundation at Narooma visitor centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Narooma News

    Narooma bag ladies have a bit of a celebration at the Narooma Visitor Information Centre with operators MACS and the Asha Foundation. Asha Foundation president Pauline Gleeson from Moruya and fellow foundation member Pat Reid with MACS treasurer Colin Berry and president Irene Berry with Narooma bag ladies Marlene Gerrard, Mandy Wheatley, Louise Starkey and Lorraine Schmaman.


  5. Drew and Molly Mikita at Mount Everest base camp in Nepal.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Summit Daily News

    Whether it is a quick overnight road trip to chase the gnar or a flight to some exotic destination, we love to explore the world. Some trips push our comfort zone, and that can be scary, dangerous and have consequences.


  6. Romanian mountain climber who disappeared in Nepal, believed deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Nine O'Clock

    A dead body has been found on a trail allegedly travelled by a missing Romanian woman in Nepal, but the diplomatic mission is waiting for official confirmation of the dead body's identity, Romania's Foreign Ministry said Monday. MAE said the Romanian Embassy in India, which also provides diplomatic representation in Nepal, continued close monitoring of the case while search operations were taking place and stayed in touch with the local authorities and with the friends and relatives of the missing person, who went to Nepal to conduct their own search, according to Agerpres.


  7. Missing Romanian's body found in NepalRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 |

    Kathmandu, July 25 : A 26-year-old Romanian tourist, who was missing since July 14 in Nepal's Annapurna Trekking Circuit, has been found dead, it was reported on Monday. The body of Popescu Adina Monica was found on a river bank in Ghadruk in Kaski district on Sunday, Xinhua news agency reported.


  8. Is this the world's greatest road trip adventure? The impossible is now possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | PR Log

    July 25, 2016 - PRLog -- The impossible is now possible. A private journey by 4WD vehicle into the forbidden kingdom of Mustang and to the fabled, remote walled capital of Lo Manthang.


  9. 5 Interesting Treks in Nepal and what you should know about themRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 |

    Nepal is a natural beauty and anyone with slight interest in adventure and excitement will find Nepal as one the best places to trek and explore the natural beauty, large mountains, flowing rivers and experience the old Sherpa culture. This summer I planned a trip to Nepal and during the trip I was simply amazed with the way nature has bestowed Nepal with beauty, grace and rich culture.


  10. Romanian woman missing in NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Nine O'Clock

    Adina Monica Popescu, a 26-year-old Romanian woman, has gone missing over a week ago while hiking in Nepal's Chomrong area. Romania's embassy to India, which ensures our country's diplomatic representation in Nepal too, has the case under scrutiny, the Foreign Affairs Ministry announced on Sunday.


  11. Sherpa who's reached Everest summit 10 times leads Hong Kong charity hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | South China Morning Post

    Event this Sunday to raise funds for rebuilding in Nepal following last year's devastating earthquake. Teams of five or more can register on the day for 13km route starting in Central Phurba Tenzing Sherpa has led expeditions to the summit of Mount Everest 10 times since 2007, but on July 24 he will find himself in unknown territory: on a Hong Kong peak.


  12. Glacial Lakes Threaten Himalayan DamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Scientific American

    More than one in five dams in the Himalayas are likely to experience overwhelming floods caused by the failure of rock embankments that impound glacier-fed lakes, according to the first systematic analysis of current and planned hydropower projects in the region. With few downstream sites left, hydropower dams are rapidly spreading up Himalayan valleys, closer and closer to rivers' headwaters, to meet rising electricity demand.


  13. TV This Week: 'Power'; 'Ballers'; 'Vice Principals'; 'Open Your Eyes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Oregonian

    "Power": The Starz hit returns for Season 3, with Ghost trying to leave his criminal activities behind and concentrate on his nightclub business. But, naturally, things don't go as smoothly as all that.


  14. Mardi Himal Trekking, Mardi Himal Base Camp TrekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | PR Log

    Mardi Himal Trek is one of the exotic and interesting treks in Nepal. The beautiful trek offers a paradise for nature lovers and adventures trekkers.


  15. Chasing sunrises - and mountains - in NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Washington Post

    Where, when, why: We journeyed to the place of never-ending peace and love - Nepal - in January . We stayed in Kathmandu and Pokhara for one week and ate traditional Nepali street food, drank masala tea every day and trekked in freezing temperatures for a tremendous view of the deadly and beautiful Himalaya Mountains.


  16. Nepal: India to build Dharamshala at Pashupati Nath templeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 |

    Kathmandu, July 14: India will provide NRs 219.9 million to Nepal for the construction of a Dharmshala at the Pashupati Nath temple visited by thousands of Hindus from across the world. The construction of the Dharmshala will be completed with the financial assistance of NRs 219.9 million in 18 months from start of work as per the Memorandum of Understanding signed between the Embassy of India, Kathmandu and Pashupati Area Development Trust, Kathmandu, a statement said.


  17. India provides aid for Dharamshala at Pashupati NathRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 |

    Kathmandu, July 14 : India has given Nepalese Rs 219.9 million for the construction of a Dharmshala at the revered Pashupati Nath temple that is visited by thousands of Hindus from across the world. The Nepal Bharat Maitri Pashupati Dharmashala Building is being built at Tilganga in Kathmandu.


  18. India again dragged into Nepal's power-sharing gameRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 |

    Kathmandu, July 13 : After coalition partner CPN withdrew support to the K.P. Sharma Oli-led government, southern neighbour India was once again dragged into Nepal's political turmoil with Deputy Prime Minister Chitra Bahadur K.C. on Wednesday accusing New Delhi of trying to topple the Prime Minister Oli. The ruling Left-led alliance was seen as anti-Indian, pro-China and nationalist in political rhetoric.


  19. Pokhara-New Delhi direct bus service launchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 |

    Kathmandu, Jul 12 : New Delhi and Nepal's famous tourist spot Pokhara are now connected by road after a direct bus service was launched between the two cities, following the signing of an agreement during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit here in 2014. The first direct bus service between Pokhara and New Delhi, South Asia's two important cities, was flagged off by Nepal Home Minister Shakti Bahadur Basnet and India's ambassador to Nepal Ranjit Rae yesterday from Pokhara.


  20. Extreme VacationsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | Infoplease

    A tropical getaway or leisurely day at a spa satisfies people who crave R&R, but few thrill seekers are content with extended downtime. Indeed, an increasing number of travelers are seeking out vacations that offer adventure and excitement.