Trash to treasure: How Everest junk is getting a facelift
In homes across the Nepali capital upcycled items, from pots to lamps, crafted from Everest waste products are slowly making their way as authorities and businesses look for fresh ways to tackle the damage caused by decades of commercial mountaineering.
Chinese president Xi Jinping arrives in Nepal
President Bhandari and Prime Minister Oli reached the airport's VVIP lawn to extend warm welcom...
Nepal shelves extradition, border road plans with China
The Himalayan nation is said to have dropped those plans following apprehensions they...
Dining in a cave in Leuven, meditating in Kathmandu: How Lisa Srao's travels have shaped her
Srao believes that travel is food for the soul.
Rain-triggered floods, landslides claim 60 lives in Nepal
Thirty five people are reported to be missing in the rain-related incidents that have thrown normal life out of gear in central and eastern parts of the country.
Nepal: Floods, landslides leave atleast 43 dead; dozens missing, injured
At least 43 people have been dead and 24 others are missing due to landslides and floods triggered by incessant rainfall in Nepal, according...
Compulsory Mandarin in Nepal's schools to make Himalayan state "China ready" for BRI
A Chinese government's proposal of paying salaries of mandarin teachers in Nepal has prompted many private schools in the Himalayan kingdom to make it mandatory for students to learn the language.
Chinese language made mandatory in many schools in Nepal
Principals and staff of at least 10 renowned private schools said Mandarin was a compulsory subject in their institutions, The Himalayan Times reported.
India’s Indo-Pacific agenda gets boost through port connectivity with Thailand
The BIMSTEC region brings together 1.67 billion people - 22% of world population and a combined GDP of US$ 3.71 Trillion. Four BIMSTEC summits have been held so far, the latest at Kathmandu on 30-31 August 2018 [earlier Summits were 2004(Bangkok), 2008(New Delhi), 2014(Nay Pyi Taw)].
11,000 kg garbage, four dead bodies removed from Mt Everest in two-month long cleanliness drive
A total of 11,000 kg garbage and four dead bodies were removed from the Mount Everest during a two-month long cleanliness drive conducted by the Nepal government on the world's highest mountain.
Jet Airways cancels all international flights
Cash strapped Jet Airways has cancelled all its international flights and continues to cancel domestic more flights, raising doubts about it...
India to help Nepal build rail link to Kathmandu
India's Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd will conduct a preliminary engineering and traffic survey for the rail line, India's embassy in Nepal said in a statement.
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