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The story of Nepal's ambivalent attitude towards ganja is very long. The narratives of the Shivaratri ganja galore are copious. I heard about this from my childhood in a remote village of Sabala in Terathum of Limbuwan. In my village, smoking ganja was the luxury and privilege of strong male characters of ...

A bulk arrival of Chinese tourists making trip to Nepal during Chinese Lunar New Year that began on Friday is big business opportunity for the tour ... more Chinese tourists during the Spring Festival if more flights are arranged between the two countries and more Chinese cities are connected with flights.
Sherpa, 38, recalled the crucial moment recently at his home office in Essex, where he runs US Sherpa, a quickly growing business selling handmade knitwear and other products from Nepal through about 200 retail stores, including Outdoor Gear Exchange and Phoenix Books in Burlington. Sherpa also ...
The Global Village volunteers with Habitat for Humanity of Ontario County pose with their partners in building a home foundation in Nepal in January. All have a red mark their forehead given as a sign of gratitude, along with Dhaka scarves and Dhaka hats for the men of traditional fabric and pattern.

In north-central Kathmandu sits the famous tourist district of Thamel. From the uneven path that wends its way to the area through Amrit Campus, a famous science college, a visitor can see the ongoing transformation of the city's skyline. Skeletons of concrete and brick reach up, ever further, into the shabby, ...
Kevin De Bruyne admits he is struggling physically as Pep Guardiola's Manchester City chase glory on four fronts, hampered by a series of injuries to big-name players. The midfielder has missed only three of City's 39 games in all competitions and says he was feeling tired during Saturday's 1-1 draw at ...
The money they send home has been the backbone of Nepal's economy - 31.3 percent of the GDP is supported by the remittances sent by these foreign workers. The new wealth is visible across Nepal - small villages have turned into towns and private schools, clinics and shops have mushroomed across ...
JANAKPUR, Nepal, Feb. 4 (Xinhua) -- When Laxmi Devi Mahara arrived at the Dhanusa Dham municipality office after walking on foot from her village in Sarsarampur, she found herself seated among mainly women as most of the men from the village were either working in neighboring India or in gulf ...
But when you come to Mankhu, a small village in Dhading district in Nepal, you will quickly notice that many things are different here. Mankhu is home to a unique program for women's empowerment called "Her farm." The name captures the simplicity of the place's entire concept: It's a farm, and it's hers.
Lamjung: Nepal army's Shreejung Battalion has prevented a wildfire from being spread to the settlement of Hiletaksar village in Besisahar Municipality-10 of the district. The wildfire that had broken out in the Chituwa Community Forest near Hiletaksar on Wednesday afternoon had put 26 houses of the ...
Feb 3, 2018-Except for a syllable, and the Mahakali River, there is almost no difference between Darchula and Dharchula. The two towns are twins by all rights. The citizens of Darchula in Nepal regularly cross the Mahakali for employment, and the people of Dharchula in India look for a potential spouse in Darchula, and ...
Steamboat nonprofit educates girls, opens horizons in a remote village in Nepal ... STEAMBOAT SPRINGS -- Steamboat Springs residents, curious about the growing relationship between this mountain town and another 7,688 miles away in the Everest District of Nepal, may want to attend the Jan.
The 14-year-old student from Nepal died of septicemia in a private hospital in Noida after the school authorities failed to provide him with due medical assistance earlier. A zero FIR had already been registered in Noida against school authorities under section 304 (A) (causing death by negligence) on the ...
MECHI RIVER, India-Nepal border -- Most frontier barriers are erected to prevent humans from breaching national boundaries, but along India's northeastern border with Nepal an ... Village women carry firewood collected in forests near Changa, India, once home to large populations of elephants. (Photo ...

Pokhara, Nepal, Jan. 26 (Xinhua) -- A special Chinese New Year event entitled "China-Nepal Friendship Spring Festival Show 2018" was held in Nepal's lake city of Pokhara on Friday evening to mark the festivity which falls on February. Hosted by the Chinese embassy in Nepal in cooperation with the ...
And when you add those three aspects - her work in Nepal, Rotary work, leadership and major awards including Rotarian of the Year for District 9700 in 2012, plus her career in enhancing people's lives - it is no wonder Ms Brell has been awarded the Order of Australia Medal [OAM] in the Australia Day ...
Minor clashes were reported from several places, and curfew was imposed in the eastern city of Dhankuta to bring the situation under control. ... Several other cities in Nepal also witnessed similar protests ahead of elections to the upper house of Parliament scheduled for February 7 in all seven provinces.
Kathmandu, Nepal - In Nepal's far western Achham, a remote arid region where farming villages dot the foothills of the Himalayas, government and aid workers ... Megh Nath Yogi, a 38-year-old shaman from the village of Tila-3 in Jumla, said he stopped advocating for chauupadi when he understood that ...
In this sleepy mountain village in Nepal, bulls face off for one day every year, locking horns in a quest for victory and prize money. For most of the ... But every year, villages like Taruka are losing young men who leave for cities -- or other countries -- in search of jobs, money and easier lives. As villages ...
Jan 11, 2018-The Mandala Theatre Nepal and Let's International Private Limited are jointly organising the second edition of the Purvanchal Natya Yatra, a series of stagings of the play Sarjameen. The play, which is based on the popular story Paribandha by Puskar Shumsher, will be staged in eight cities in eastern Nepal.
Of wiping the sweat from my brow while exploring the region's charming, dusty Tharu villages, looking for shiny prayer bowls and the softest of linen. ... That and navigating hundreds of damp, broken steps to see an underground shrine at Gupteswar Cave in Nepal's second city, Pokhara - arm-in-arm with ...
Indians can travel freely in and out of Nepal with simply their passport. That's good news for Tiger Palace, as the heavily populated cities of Lucknow, Kanpur, and Patna are all located within 250 miles of the casino, though driving such a distance can still take up to eight hours. Smaller cities and towns, ...
Individuals, local NGOs, religious institutions and village and district authorities rescued injured people from the rubble, provided first aid, collected and ... Other international organisations, however, who were often new to Nepal, arrived in the villages and carried out distributions with very little, if any, ...
According to her family, Ms. Bayak dreamed of moving to Nepal's capital, Kathmandu, and living happily as a tailor. She lived in a remote village in western Nepal with her husband's family, who ran a shop. Her husband, a police officer in Kathmandu, said he had never forced his wife to follow the ...
Bareilly: Days before the last date for filling online examination forms, 16-year-old Nazir Ahmed, a native of Nepal's Rupandehi district and student of a madrassa in Maharajganj district of Uttar Pradesh, was shocked to find that the UP Board of Madrassa education has made Aadhaar card compulsory for it.
The Unesco has also sent the letter to the country's archaeology department, Hanumandhoka Durbar Museum Development Committee, Kathmandu Metropolitan City, Maharjan Business Associates Pvt Ltd, Nepal National Commission for UNESCO and UNESCO World Heritage Centre, Paris, informing ...
Boulder may soon look to add two new sister cities, with separate citizen efforts underway to formalize partnerships in Israel's Ramat HaNegev region and in the Nepalese capital of Kathmandu. The two projects are at different stages of completion, with Kathmandu's likely to reach the City Council, which ...
Burn surgeons in two cities in Nepal told PRI they see it quite a bit, though not as often in Nepal as in neighboring India. They say their patients are either ashamed or afraid of retribution from their husbands' families and say it was an accident or even a suicide attempt. Dhapali says she's grateful to her ...
A "global action project" aimed at helping a village in Nepal rebuild its school has led to a new international connection for Midland public schools -- and a life-changing journey for two MPS teachers. "It never would have been on my radar in a million years," Kim McMahan, Spanish teacher at Adams and ...
Dr. Christopher Teng evaluating one of hundreds of patients screened in the Gorkha region of Nepal. ... On this recent trip, our team took a four-wheel-drive vehicle to the end of a road in Lower Gorkha and then we hiked -- they call it trekking -- for two days to get to the village of Macchakhola, where we ...
Her thoughts were that Kathmandu resembles a border town in terms of how the shop-fronts and houses are built. We discussed quite a bit on this topic. Yes, perhaps the commonality in how Nepal now looks across cities and towns is that it is just an aggregation of border towns. Historically, in all trading ...
What can Nepal learn from Chinese urbanization? ... government grouped smaller and medium-sized cities close to megacities into city regions, with each ... living in towns and for the enterprise development that Nepal so ...
A group from Canberra has only just recently returned from the remote village of Khara ko Mukh in western Nepal, where they built two ...
How One Photographer Is Documenting Nepal's Exiled Women ... before beginning her photographic career as a city reporter for Time Out magazine. .... of a woman observing chhaupadi, plays around a fire in her village.
I don't know if I will ever have the words for how much Nepal has ... Part of my ministry in Nepal was teaching at a private school and hiking to villages to ... but one of my favorite days was hiking to a village where we spent a ...
Her mother, Babita Kumari Yadav, of Potohr village, was married as a ... age for marriage in Nepal being 20, in remote villages such as Potohr, ...
Argyle Hotel Group to launch first hotel in Nepal ... AHG's push in business hotels in Asia, particularly in Chinese second- and third-tier cities, has allowed the ... The hotel group's addition to Nepal's hotel supply follows a white ...
The resort is set into a hillside east of the village and above the main highway. ... menu knows few rivals: its chakra sound chambers are unique in Nepal.
Issuing a statement on Wednesday, the airline said that it had launched scheduled flights between the capital cities of the United Arab Emirates ...
A shuttle service runs back and forth to the town centre during the day. ... of visitor, with a menu that caters to Indian, Nepali, Chinese and international tastes.
Two youth two from Jammu and one from Nepal were arrested by ... area - while Raju Parki hails from Jalati village of Nepal's Darchula district, ...
Etihad Airways has honoured key stakeholders in Nepal to mark a decade of ... flights between the capital cities of the United Arab Emirates and Nepal on ... including our home city of Abu Dhabi and its many tourist attractions.
Argyle Hotel Group to launch first hotel in Nepal ... AHG's push in business hotels in Asia, particularly in Chinese second- and third-tier cities, has allowed the ... The hotel group's addition to Nepal's hotel supply follows a white ...
Lifeline trails restored to Nepal's quake-hit villages ... It's far from perfect though, with residents in Lapa--a village in Dhading two days walk ...
Lifeline trails restored to Nepal's 2015 quake-hit villages ... It's far from perfect though, with residents in Lapa -- a village in Dhading two days ...
Kathmandu, Oct 31: The world is observing Cities Day today to work ... for this year's World Cities Day is 'Town Planning in Federal Nepal. ... four satellite cities were being constructed to make Kathmandu city more systematic.
When I was first elected as a member of the City of London Corporation 25 years ago, never in my wildest dreams would I have thought I would ...


 

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