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SOLUKHUMBHU: Two school children died after they were swept by a raging monsoon-fed river in Nele of Dudhkaushika Rural Municipality-1, in Solukhumbhu district on Thursday.
LUKLA, June 22: During his decades-long career as a hotel entrepreneur in the Everest region, former judo champion of Nepal Kazi Sherpa has seen many Olympic medalists visit the rugged mountain trails of Nepal for high-altitude training with a belief ...
Buddhist monks offering prayers at the foundation stone laying ceremony at a monastery being rebuilt by Um Hong Gil Human Foundation, in Gumela,Solukhumbu, on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Photo: THT. Namche Bazaar, June 21. Korea-based Um Hong ...
Solukhumbu: A Korea-based organsiation has offered millions of rupees in the Mt Everest region to build educational, health and cultural sites in the Solukhumbu district. According to Phurba Gyaltsen Sherpa, the chairman of fund raising committee, the ...
Kathmandu, June 19: Nepali Congress (NC) has decided to send its central representatives to various districts in provinces 1, 3 and 5 to help the party's candidates secure victory in the second phase of local elections scheduled for June 28 ...
Clashes erupted in various Tarai districts during a banda enforced by the agitating Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal (RJP-N) on Wednesday.
The clash occurred after the RJP-N cadres pelted stones at a bus carrying police personnel deployed for local level elections at Solukhumbu and Khotang districts by the Eastern Region police Office. The police personnel got out of the vehicle and ...
It seems that the BJP government's decision to illegalise the sale of cattle for slaughter at animal markets has its roots in a PIL that quotes the five-yearly Gadhimai festival in Nepal, where thousands of buffaloes are taken from India to be ...
Light illuminates Mount Everest, centre, during sunset in Solukhumbu district, also known as the Everest region, in this picture taken November 30, 2015.
Addressing an election assembly at Sotang in Solukhumbu on Friday, the former Prime Minister said that he could not put his full efforts in first phase of local polls as he was helming the premiership.
A Polish man has been banned from climbing any mountain in Nepal for 10 years after he made a rare traverse of Mount Everest last month without the correct permit, a Nepali official said on Thursday. Janusz Adam Adamski, 49, from Szczecin, Poland ...
The extended coverage areas will include more than 1,000 rural and remote villages - for example, Deuralikot of Bajhang, Shreenagar of Mugu, Jhong in Mustang, Malta of Lalitpur and Tingla of Solukhumbu. "These villages will have access to fast mobile ...
12-year-old Aaryan Balaji has become the youngest mountaineer to successfully cross three high passes in the Solukhumbu region of Nepal, adding one more feather to his success hat. The three passes are Kongma La 18,159 ft / 5,535 metre, Cho La ...
Former chief justice and former chairperson of the National human rights Commission Kedarnath Upadhyay today urged the voters in Solukhumbu to cast their ballot in the upcoming local level elections in favour of candidates they think will deliver in ...
Fu proprio lei a indirizzarlo verso il villaggio di Phaplu, nella regione di Solu Khumbu, distretto di Selleri. Un agglomerato di case e fattorie sparse sulle montagne. Fu il presidente Dell'Ong nepalese "Solukhumbu politechnical academy" a suggerire ...
Solukhumbu, June 2: This year's spring climbing season has ended with the total 500 climbers having made it to the top of Mt.
In this photograph released by the organisers of the Tenzing-Hillary Everest Marathon, runners participate in the world's highest marathon in the foothills of Mount Everest in the Solukhumbu district of Nepal. PHOTO: AFP. A polar bear swims with a ball ...
Light illuminates Mount Everest during sunset in Solukhumbu district, also known as the Everest region, in this picture taken on November 30, 2015.
Senior pilot Parash Kumar Rai of Sangpang was killed when Goma Air cargo aircraft crashed at Lukla Airport in Solukhumbu on Saturday.
SALLERI, Solukhumbu: A 17-year-old girl was arrested for dumping a newborn child that was born out of an illicit relationship in Solukhumbu district today. The 11th-grade teen who hails from Dudhkoshi Rural Municipality-3, had left her newborn baby ...
Suman Kulung and Nirkala Rai of Solukhumbu claimed the titles of the Tenzing-Hillary Everest Marathon held on Monday at the Everest Region.
They were associated with Trekking Camp Nepal Private Limited, Kathmandu for the Everest expedition. Likewise, District police Office, Solukhumbu informed that the dead body of Ravi Kumar, 27, has also been recovered from the same camp. He was ...
According to the Solukhumbu District police Office, she died in her hotel room on Friday morning. ... A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The straits Times on May 29, 2017, with the headline 'Nepal death: S'porean 'an active ...
Solukhumbu (Nepal), May 28, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on May 27, 2017 shows a scene of rescue operation at the crash site of a cargo plane near Tenzing Hillary airport in Lukla near Mount Qomolangma, located in the eastern district Solukhumbu, ...
After drawing such a conclusion attributing plane crash to the negligence of the concerned pilot, the responsibility of the concerned authority comes to an end.
Kathmandu, May 28 (IANS): Nepal's Kami Rita became the third person to scale Mount Everest 21 times after he reached the summit of the world's tallest mountain on Saturday morning, Nepal's Ministry of culture, Tourism and Civil aviation confirmed.
Rajan Pokhrel, deputy director general of the Civil aviation Authority of Nepal (Caan), suspected that the aircraft could have hit some turbulence on the lower part of the valley while flying downhill to land.
Kathmandu, May 28: Kami Rita Sherpa from Thame village in Solukhumbu has successfully scaled Mount Everest for the 21st time on Saturday.
Jiban Ghimire, Managing Director at Shangri-La Nepal Trek, said that Kami Rita being a part of the Alpine Ascents Everest Expedition scaled the mountain.
Photo taken on May 27, 2017 shows a scene of rescue operation at the crash site of a cargo plane near Tenzing Hillary airport in Lukla near Mount Qomolangma, located in the eastern district Solukhumbu, Nepal. A pilot died and two crew members were ...
Kami Rita, who is from Thame village of Nepal Solukhumbu district where the Mt Qomolangma lies, is a seasoned climber of the Himalayan mountains.
A Singaporean woman died of altitude sickness at Lobuche in Khumjung area of Solukhumbu on Friday. The deceased has been identified as 46-year-old Amy Ong Kumling.
Sherpas are superhuman climbers, says Cambridge research. Nepal's Sherpas have evolved into superhuman mountain climbers, having fewer red blood cells but higher levels of nitric oxide, a chemical that opens up vessels and keeps blood flowing.
Light illuminates Mount Everest (C) during sunset in Solukhumbu district, also known as the Everest region, in this picture taken November 30, 2015.
The climber, who claims to have completed the highest ascents in all the seven continents, had scaled Mt Everest from Nepal in 2006, according to a government record. Emma, an official at the China Tibet mountaineering Association, confirmed that CTMA ...
Having quit his job in the army about six years ago, Serma climbed the 6,200 metres high Mt Lamtang of Rasuwa and Island Peak (6,189 metres) of Solukhumbu, besides trekking from Nepal's lowest place Kechanakalan of Jhapa to Kanchanjungha base ...
BABIYACHAUR: A guide identified as a 30-year-old Angnima Sherpa of Chaurikharka-3 of Solukhumbu, has gone missing since Sunday evening while returning after scaling Dhaulagiri Peak.
MYGDI, May 23: One Nepali tourist guide has gone missing since Sunday evening from the part of Mount Everest situated at an altitude of 8167 meter.
A 54-year-old Australian, Francesco Enrico Marchetti, died on the Tibetan side of Everest, while Vladimir Strba, 48, of Slovakia, perished near the Balcony in the south in Nepal, officials said. Both climbers died on Sunday. Marchetti died due to ...
Roland Yearwood, a doctor from Alabama who returned to Everest after surviving the earthquake-triggered avalanche in 2015, died not far from the summit on the Nepal side early Sunday, according to Nepal tourism officials and his trekking company.
... which is one of the mainstays of Nepali economy. If given due priority, tourism can work wonders for beneficiaries in destinations like Kathmandu, Lalitpur, Bhaktapur, Pokhara, Chitwan, Solukhumbu, Lamjung, Manang, Lumbini and Mustang, among others ...
The body of Min Bahadur Sherchan is seen at the airport in Lukla, Solukhumbu, Nepal, May 7, 2017. Nepal's Min Bahadur Sherchan, 86, who had sought to reclaim the crown of the world's oldest Qomolangma summiteers, died at the mountain base camp on ...
Steck, 40, had been trying to climb the 25,791-foot Himalayan peak of Nuptse in preparation for an ambitious ascent of Everest, Bhattarai said.
Mike and Lilliana Libecki in in the Khumbu/Solukhumbu/Sagarmatha Zone in the Himalayas in Nepal. Photo by Andy Earl.
Kathmandu, Nepal - British mountaineer Tim Mosedale was descending Mount Everest's treacherous Khumbu Icefall after a recent acclimatization run when he came across a large group of inexperienced climbers struggling with their gear.
On 25 April 2015, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, levelling parts of the country. For many people in this mountainous country, it's a day they'll never forget.
Then, Steck set out for his journey to the higher camps alone but never returned, the 27-year-old mountaineer, who originally hails form remote Gudel in Solukhumbu, shares with THT Online after returning to Kathmandu today. "Soon, we will join hands to ...
Pendaki terkenal warga Swiss, Ueli Steck, tewas hari Minggu (30/4) dalam kecelakaan pendakian dekat Gunung Everest di Nepal, kata panitia ekspedisi. Mingma Sherpa dari Seven Summit Trek mengatakan Steck tewas di Camp 1 Gunung Nuptse.
The estimated 22 - year - old from Sindhupalchowk and 30 - year - old from Solukhumbu were being taken on a bus (Ba 3 Kha 4168) towards New Delhi, India from Kathmandu when the anti-trafficking organization made the interception and rescued them.





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