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Biratnagar: Nepali Congress central member Shekhar Koirala today said that he was ready to lead the party. Speaking at a press meet organised by Press Union, Biratnagar, Koirala said that he was the right candidate to take party's leadership. He argued that the next General Convention of the party ...

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Kathmandu: The ongoing strike of employees at Imadol-based KIST Medical College in Lalitpur has hit students hard. The college remains closed since December 14 after the employees launched protest demanding salary hike. The medical college currently has a total of 600 students pursuing MBBS and ...
Villagers in Phuket handed over a Himalayan griffon vulture on Thursday to a wildlife nursery station in Phang Nga, which they found in weak condition in the province. Theetat dam-udom, chief of the nursery station, said the vulture was an adult weighing about eight kilograms with a wingspan of about ...
Kathmandu: The central committee meeting of Rashtriya Prajatantra Party has begun today in Kathmandu to review the results of the Federal Parliament and Provincial Assembly elections. Party chair Kamal Thapa has said in a tweet that the meeting is being conducted to analyse the factors responsible ...

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Tata Nexon has been crowned as the 'Subcompact SUV of the Year' at the NDTV Car and bike Awards, 2018. The Nexon was one of the most important launches from Tata Motors last year, especially considering the fact that it is the first model from the automaker to be launched in the sub-four metre SUV ...
BIRATNAGAR: Nepali Congress (NC) central committee member Dr Shekhar Koirala said that the people have given mandate to the NC to remain in opposition for five years. At a news conference organised by Nepal Press Union, Morang, at the residence of Koirala in Biratnagar, leader Koirala said that ...
The first laboratory-confirmed Lyme disease case has been reported in Nepal, according to an Op-Ed piece in the Himalayan Times by coordinator of the clinical research unit, Sukraraj Tropical & Infectious Disease hospital, Dr. Sher Bahadur Pun Tuesday, prompting a notice for health care providers and ...
As one crisscrosses between home and work place, they hardly get time to introspect and strike a dialogue with our inner self. Travel enthusiast goes on an expedition not only for an adventure but also to attempt to walk in the unknown and challenge his own strengths. (Photos: Ameya Mondkar). As one ...
New Delhi: Large-scale littering in the Himalayas by trekkers and campers have led to Himalayan brown bears -- a critically endangered species close to extinction -- being drawn to human detritus and losing their natural abilities to hunt. conservationists say such bears rescued recently from different ...
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DAMAULI: At least four persons were injured after a car ploughed through the crowd in Damauli Bazaar of Byas Municipality-4 in Tanahun district on Monday morning. The injured have been identified as pedestrians Shyam Prasad Regmi (33) of Dhading district, Guras Ale (9) of Byas Municipality-14, Hari ...
A group of Polish climbers set out yesterday in an attempt to conquer the last great challenge of Himalayan mountaineering -- an ascent of K2 in winter. ... who learnt to climb in the Tatras in the 1970s as an escape from the bleak Communist regime before setting numerous winter records in the Himalayas.

Mick Fowler and Victor Saunders climb virgin North Face of Sersank Peak in Indian Himalaya British mountaineers Mick Fowler and Victor Saunders have successfully ascended the hitherto unclimbed North Face of Sersank Peak (Shib Shankar), a 6100m high mountain in the Indian Himalayas during an 8 ...
DNA carries the badge of many a disease that runs in our families-- some fatal, most eventually so if enough care is not paid, and others that the ill are strangely fond of. In one such case of a loved-up illness, the patient or the acrophile shows symptoms of delirium at the mention of their object of strange ...
Magar had already climbed Mera peak as part of his training for Mt Everest, according to US-based Myrmidon Expeditions, which was planning an expedition for Magar along with Himalayan Ski Trek in Kathmandu. The new provision also requires that every individual climber attempting to scale Mt Everest ...
"Piles of rubbish," says Canadian cyclist Walter Dumont of the bottles, cans, glass, plastic and other debris that adorn the roadsides of the 500-kilometre Manali-Leh Highway. "And you wonder who, how and why is it there?" Mr Dumont asks rhetorically, at a picturesque campsite along the route. The sight of ...
In the small towns and villages of the Himalayas across India and Nepal, communities depend on surface water from glacier-fed rivers, springs, ponds and lakes for .... Creating and running water management systems that do not adversely impact the poorest people in Himalayan society is vitally important.
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Kathmandu: President Bidya Devi Bhandari and CPN Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal today held discussion on various issues including ordinance related to National Assembly election and formation of a new government. During the meeting held at Sheetal Niwas, President Bhandari ...
Kathmandu: A documentary that has been made to create awareness about Parkinson's disease is being screened today at the Nepal tourism Board auditorium hall, beginning at 3:45 pm. Living with Parkinson's disease is a 55 minutes documentary video that has been made for creating awareness ...
Dec 27, 2017-The first edition of Himalayan Hydro Expo is scheduled to kick off on January 5 at the Bhrikutimandap Exhibition Hall in Kathmandu, with an objective of promoting hydropower development of the country. The three day event is being jointly organised by Independent Power Producers' ...
In our newest case, an international team of researchers, headed by Dr. Charlotte Lindqvist of the State University of New York at Buffalo, sequenced the DNA gleaned from nine Tibetan and Himalayan "yeti" samples. Where does one acquire yeti samples, you ask? In this case, they came from museums ...
In the small towns and villages of the Himalayas across India and Nepal, communities depend on surface water from glacier-fed rivers, springs, ponds and lakes for .... Creating and running water management systems that do not adversely impact the poorest people in Himalayan society is vitally important.
There are dozens of different routes you can hike in the Himalayas. There are short treks, long treks, physically demanding treks and all come with great views and experiences along the way. You have to have a good level of physical fitness to tackle the many steep inclines that go on for hours on end.
As well as running, walking, biking and climbing an average of 295m every day to ascend the height of Everest, the team has raised over $8000 so far to build a safe water system for a remote Himalayan village, replacing a system that was destroyed beyond repair in the 2015 earthquakes. Hasely Lobb of ...
New Delhi: The government has been busy flogging Pakistan this election season but it's Nepal which has thrown up one of the biggest challenges for India's neighbourhood policy in recent times. After the communists stormed to power in Nepal, India's bugbear K P Sharma Oli, who makes no secret of ...
According to allavailable information, towards the end of September and beginning of October the American alpinists Tino Villanueva and Alan Rousseau made what is highly likely to be the first ascent of Rungofarka, a difficult 6495 meter high peak in the remote Zanskar massif in the Indian Himalaya.
Ruth Taylor lived and worked in the foothills of the Himalayas during the decade of the nineties. Based at Woodstock school in Musoorie , a hill station in North India, she travelled extensively in the region. She regularly visited and stayed with Dr Rajesh and Rajkumari Singh who run an isolated rural ...
Speaking on the occasion Bhatt also talked about the former chief secretary of Uttarakhand, the late RS Tolia and his visionary steps related to the Himalaya. He gave a presentation on disasters, various river basins, a brief description of flora and fauna of Himalayan region and various other movements for ...
UDAYPUR: Vote counting is ongoing for the Udaypur district with a close competition between the parliamentary candidate of left alliance and Nepali Congress in Udaypur Constituency 1. In constituency 1, NC's parliamentary candidate Dr. Narayan Khadka is leading the vote counting with a margin of 4 ...
Also, what we saw was not the exotic Himalayan hamlet we had in mind. All that was around us was slush, undernourished horses and a strong smell of horse ... In the Himalayas, 6,000 odd feet above sea level was considered a hill. "You can walk up or take a pony," he said encouragingly. The four young ...
For the 100-odd second generation Tibetans living in India, winter season for the last decade has meant exhibiting the finest collections of woollen clothes from the Himalayan region to the people of Noida. Every year, Himalayan Buddhist Exhibition-cum-sale has been organised in Noida's Sector 33 from ...
Everest Himalayan makes three types, lamb, chicken and vegetable and will soon offer vegan options, Chhetri said. ... room, in shades of burgundy and chestnut, is brightened by ceiling lanterns hand-made from Nepali paper and dominated by a huge photograph of a village looking out at the Himalayas.
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Besides the video above of the cyclists taking on the ascent, Škoda has also produced a 25-minute documentary showcasing the riders' preparations and their acclimatisation to the Himalayan environment, and there is also a wealth of information about the project on the We Love Cycling website (link is ...
If you love chewing gum but are tired of artificial flavours then Churpi - the Himalayan chewing gum - is the answer to all your worries. Its natural, its nutritious and it will help you stay warm in winters! Made form Yak milk, Churpi is usually available in two variants - hard and soft - depending on how much it ...
In 1925, for example, Royal Geographical Society photographer N.A. Tombazi observed a creature -- deemed by others as Yeti -- about 15,000 feet near the largest glacier in the Eastern Himalayas. Tombazi at the time wrote: "Unquestionably, the figure in outline was exactly like a human being, walking ...
Why Himalayas are hit by bigger earthquakes found. PTI| ... The study shows that the frequency and magnitude of large earthquakes in the densely populated regions close to mountain chains - such as the Alps, Apennines, Himalaya and Zagros - depend on the collision rate of the smaller tectonic plates.
Braking performance comes from discs at both ends. Much like the Indian version, the American and Thai-spec Himalaya misses out on Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS). In the US, Royal Enfield Himalayan competes with the Kawasaki Versys X-300 that is also now available in India, along with the Honda CRF250L ...
A three-way fight is likely among the left, democratic and Madhes alliances in the parliamentary election in Saptari Constituency No 1.
The all-new Royal Enfield Himalayan might be a viable option for riders short on inseams and bank balances, boasting a 411cc single-cylinder ...
Topographic map showing northwestern India and Pakistan, major Himalayan rivers and the distribution of Indus Civilization urban settlements.
The Himalayan database has long been considered the place to find stats about climbs on the region's big peaks. Now, for the first time, that ...
Yetis are real, they just also happen to be Himalayan brown bears ... ape-like creature lives in the Himalayas (or anywhere else, for that matter). ... not at all undiscovered) population of bears high in the Himalaya mountains.
Scholars and experts from across India and abroad working on different aspects of the Himalaya will be participating in a three-day ...


 

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