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A Maoist cadre died in firing during a clash between the Maoists and Nepali Congress cadres at the Sisakhola area of Solukhumbu district today. ... Twenty-five persons, including NC candidate for the constituent assembly polls from Solukhumbu district Bal Bahadur KC and Maoist district secretary ...
... West Chambling and Lumdi glacier of Solukhumbu district, Thulagi of Manang district and Lower Barun of Sankhuwasabha district were identified as the ... According to the report, glacial lakes in Nepal's Himalayas can threaten downstream communities and have large socio-economic consequences ... Hindu

Nepal Police has cautioned people not to be lured and carried away by lottery scammers, who are cheating gullible persons from home and abroad. ... Ang Leme Sherpa, 33, of Solukhumbu district, currently residing in Bouddha identified herself as a foreigner on Facebook and befriended with ...
Mar 25, 2018-All ward offices, schools and health centres in three hill districts of Province 1, Taplejung, Sankhuwasabha and Solukhumbu, will be connected with internet services within a ... The spectacular growth in internet connectivity means that nearly 63 percent of Nepal's population now has access to the internet.
With 3,011 students appearing in the SEE, Dhankuta has 18 exam centres. Taplejung, Panchthar, Ilam, and Sankhuwasabha districts have 2,399; 4,315; 5,120 and 2,584 students appearing in the SEE respectively. There are 4,278 SEE candidates in Solukhumbu where 14 exam centres have been fixed.
After returning to Scotland he, along with his wife Alison and daughter Tamzin, embarked on a fundraising mission to help his family village in the mountainous Solukhumbu district. Every house in Dimbul was damaged with most needing to be completely rebuilt. But roofing materials were scarce - and ...

The waste was brought to Lukla Airport, situated in the Khumbu region of Solukhumbu District in the Sagarmatha Zone of north-eastern Nepal, from where it was flown to Kathmandu for recycling. The process will continue throughout the year under the Everest Clean-Up Campaign. The Everest clean-up ...
... Sports · Environment · Entertainment · Education · Science & Tech · Videos · -Paper · Travel · Mobile & Apps · Automobile · Health · Food · Lifestyle · Women · Fashion · People · Buy@Amazon · BRANDfest Nepal · The Himalayan Times > Nepal > Lightning claims one life in Solukhumbu, two others injured ...
Though his parents are from Solukhumbu, he and his sister were born and raised in the outskirts of Kathmandu. Like many Nepalis, they struggled to make ends meet. Magar grew up lending a hand to his father, a bricklayer, and his mother, a housekeeper. Magar was quoted in National Geographic as ...
SALLERI, SOLUKHUMBU: A fire that started in the house of a resident at Khumbu Pasanglhamu Rural Municipality-3 in Solukhumbu district on Thursday noon swept through a nearby community forest and is getting out of control, said the locals. A joint team of the locals, Nepal Army and Nepal Police is ...
BHOJPUR: A person died on the spot and another sustained injuries after the jeep they were travelling in met with an accident in Siddhicharan Municipality-11 along the Solu-Solukhumbu road section of Okhaldhunga district on Wednesday morning. The deceased has been identified as driver Shiva ...
KATHMANDU (Xinhua) — Nepal has started work on measuring the height of Mt. Everest, also known as Mt. Qomolangma, the highest peak in the world, ... Ganesh Prasad Bhatta, director general of DoS, told Xinhua last week that the team is measuring every step from Madar, to Taksindhu, Solukhumbu ...
SALLERI, SOLUKHUMBU: A fire that started in the house of a resident at Khumbu Pasanglhamu Rural Municipality-3 in Solukhumbu district on Thursday noon swept through a nearby community forest and is getting out of control, said the locals. A joint team of the locals, Nepal Army and Nepal Police is ...
China and Nepal Stand 12 Feet Apart on Height of Mount Everest. The peak of Mt Everest played a significant role in the settlement of boundary between Nepal and China, which earlier claimed the whole mountain as part of its ... Light illuminates Mount Everest (C) during sunset in Solukhumbu district.
SOLUKHUMBU: Mahakulung Rural Municipality in the district is providing an additional sum of Rs 2,000 as incentive to mothers who go to a recognised health institution for delivery. The incentive programme has come into effect since January 9, 2018. In accordance to this, any woman going to health ...
Officials at the Embassy of Nepal in the UAE said that it took some days to prepare the papers as the landlord sent her passport to the UAE immigration after she ran away from the house. Rita (name changed) of Solukhumbu has the same story to share. Currently, she too is staying at the shelter home of the ...
Rainfall accompanied by snowfall affected people in Manang, Mustang, Jumla, Humla, Dolpa, Mugu along with the higher altitudes of Taplejung, Solukhumbu, Okhaldhunga, Darchula, Dolakha, Gorkha and Rasuwa districts. Most of the road sections in the high-altitude areas were disrupted as a result.

National Public Health Laboratory, Teku, has confirmed that 16 patients from Solukhumbu district have tested positive for Hong Kong flu. All the 16 throat swab samples sent to the laboratory tested positive for influenza type A, H3N2 strain, according to NPHL Director Dr Raj Kumar Mahato. Six samples ...
KATHMANDU, Jan 21: Most of the airports in the country are making losses, according to a recent data of the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN). Based on the recently released annual report of CAAN, only Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), Pokhara Airport, Tenzing Hillary Airport n Lukla, Bharatpur ...
SALLERI, SOLUKHUMBU — The viral infection that had spread in Bung-2 of Mahakulung rural municipality has come under control. The viral has been controlled over 90 per cent and there is no need to be concerned about it now, said chief of the District Health Office, Solukhumbu Dr Mingmar Tshering ...
Everest Hardware is providing necessary logistic support to the women mountaineering team who is climbing the highest peak through Ascent Himalayan Trek and Expedition Company. The mountaineers hailing from Solukhumbu have been working in the field of mountaineering and tourism for a ...
#2 I studied in a government school: Solukhumbu Junbesi Secondary School. #3 I was a class topper since grade one to 10. I was also the school topper during my School Leaving Examinations. #4 i'm good in cultural dance, nepali dance and playing volleyball too. #5 I'm a freelance anchor and stage ...
The festival of Hindus kicked off from this morning is organised on the occasion of the Makar Sankranti that is celebrated on the very first day of the Nepal month of Magh by taking holy dips into rivers and ponds, worshiping at various Hindu temples and enjoying delicacies like ghee, yam, khichadi and ...
Likewise, the beneficiary by geography includes media houses based in hill and mountainous districts including Jajarkot, Dailekh, Bajura, Bajhang, Doti, Achham, Darchula, Manang, Mustang, Humla, Jumla, Mugu, Dolpa, Kalikot, Solukhumbu, Sankhuwasabha, Taplejung, Rasuwa, Baitadi, Rukum, Rolpa ...
SOLUKHUMBU: The Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality in Solukhumbu has accumulated Rs 40 million as revenue from tourist entrance fees ... The meeting had concluded that the Nepal Tourism Board and Trekking Agency Association of Nepal (TAAN) failed to promote tourism in the Khumbu ...
Thousands of mountaineers flock to Nepal -- home to eight of the world's 14 peaks over 8,000 metres -- each spring and autumn when clear weather provides good climbing conditions. Almost 450 climbers -- 190 foreigners and 259 Nepalis -- reached the summit of Everest from the south side in Nepal last ...
US volunteers of Hike for Help Nepal constructing foot trails in the Everest region in Solukhumbu, on Sunday, December 24, 2017. Photo: THT ... A group of school students from Colorado in the US has been constructing foot trails in Khumbu area of the Everest region in Solukhumbu. Under the initiative of ...
Participants and US volunteers Hike for Help Nepal pose for a group photograph before heading towards Solukhumbu, on December 24, 2017. ... KATHMANDU: A group of school students from Colorado has been building foot trails in Khumbu area of Mt Everest region in Solukhumbu district with an aim to ...
SALLERI , SOLUKHUMBU — The health insurance scheme introduced across the country by the previous government a year ago is bearing fruits in Solukhumbu with the total 899 people covered by the scheme in just almost two months. The scheme came into effect in the district from October 11.
SARLLERI, SOLUKHUMBU — Nepali Congress has received the highest votes in the district under proportional representation system in the election to the House of Representatives and State Assemblies. Under the House of Representatives, the NC garnered a total of 15,148 votes followed by the ...
The magnitude 7.8 earthquake and subsequent tremors which struck Nepal two-and-a-half years ago claimed the lives of 9,000 people, injured tens of thousands more and destroyed critical infrastructure including homes, schools and roads. In the Lower Solukhumbu region alone, 200 schools were ...
SALLERI , SOLUKHUMBU — Left alliance swept all seats in Solukhumbu (one parliamentary and two provincial). CPN (Maoist Centre)'s Hem Kumar Rai won a parliamentary seat with 20,912 votes. His nearest rival Nepali Congress's Bal Bahadur KC received 17,745 votes. Likewise, left alliance's Uttam ...
The government currently has only one yak farm at Syangboche of Solukhumbu. As part of promoting yak farming in Nepal, the government recently acquired 40 yaks, including cows and bulls, from Tibet for the Syangboche yak farm, Poudel informed. “We will work with local bodies to promote yak farming ...
SALLERI, SOLUKHUMBU: At least 13 houses are at high risk of landslide in Sotang Rural Municipality-2 in Solukhumbu district. “The erosion of local Chamkhu gorge that started two years ago after the Gorkha earthquake is fast-advancing toward the settlement, risking the entire village,” said local resident ...
Such point was reportedly fixed at eight locations in Solukhumbu, two each in Khotang and Dolakha. The Nepali team has so far found the point fixed at four locations in Solukhumbu. Search for point fixed at other places is underway. The Department looks forward to finishing the measurement works of ...
SALLERI, SOLUKHUMBU — Snowfall has occurred at upper belt of Solukhumbu. There was a massive snowfall at Khumbu region of the district including Nele, Kangel, Sotang, Kaku and Basa. Lakhbir Tamang from Lukla shared that snowfall has taken place in Chanrikharka, Naamche – the lap of world's ...
However, Ganesh Bhatta, director general of Department of Survey that is playing a leading role in the survey, contended Nepal's decision shouldn't be seen as a rejection of India's offer. “Before receiving the Indian proposal, we had already started the plan to measure the height with our own resources.
Of the 14 districts of Province 1, polls were held in Solukhumbu, Sankhuwasabha, Bhojpur, Okhaldhunga, Taplejung, Panchthar and Khotang in the first phase. The polls in Ilam, Udayapur, Terhathum, Dhankuta, Jhapa, Morang and Sunsari will be held on Thursday. Among the districts where polls will be ...
The government currently has only one yak farm at Syangboche of Solukhumbu. As part of promoting yak farming in Nepal, the government recently acquired 40 yaks, including cows and bulls, from Tibet for the Syangboche yak farm, Poudel informed. “We will work with local bodies to promote yak farming ...
CHESHIRE Fire and Rescue cadets and a team leaders have recently returned from helping build classrooms in an isolated area of Nepal. ... was part of a project to build new classrooms on the side of an existing school in Kangel, in the Solukhumbu district in the Sagarmatha Zone of North-Eastern Nepal.
Visiting Solukhumbu—again after eight years—brought back a wave of nostalgia into my realm of memories. Although the place was burgeoning, the beauty of the Everest region still remained unscathed. My tip for travelling is to visit places during off-seasons. This way, one can avoid encountering ...
The EC hoped that national and international poll observers would fully abide by Nepal's laws, election code of conduct and code of conduct for observers. ... The 32 districts that will go to polls tomorrow include: Solukhumbu, Sankhuwasabha, Bhojpur, Okhaldhunga, Taplejung, Panchthar, Khotang, ...
He said that the Nepali Congress will emerge victorious in the elections despite an alliance forged among the CPN-UML, CPN-Maoist Centre and other fringe leftist groups. Speaking at an election rally in Solukhumbu district, he said that the Left alliance was born out of selfish interest, and it would collapse ...
SOLUKHUMBU — Nepali Congress General Secretary Dr Shashank Koirala has said that it was necessary for the Nepali Congress to work for safeguarding democracy and sustainable development. Speaking at an electoral programme held at Nele bazaar of the district, he said that the leftist alliance was ...
SOLUKHUMBU, Nov 13: With the upcoming parliamentary and provincial elections now less than two weeks away, the ruling Nepali Congress (NC) and the left alliance are in for a fierce competition in Solukhumbu district, home to the world's highest mountain, Mt Everest (8,848 m). NC had emerged ...
Nov 10, 2017-Two persons have been reported injured in a clash that broke out between the cadres of Nepali Congress (NC) and left alliance in Sotang of Solukhubmu ... UML leader Jagannath Bastola of Solukhumbu admitted that left alliance's cadres had picketed the house where NC cadres were staying. According to ...
Other security agencies including the Nepal Police and the Armed ... In Solukhumbu, three rural municipalities including Sotang, Khumbu ...
While Prakash Singh Karki, president of Nepal Freight Forwarders' Association, is contesting for provincial seat from Solukhumbu (A), Rajendra ...
... local bodies can collect tourism fee as per the Constitution of Nepal, ... of Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality of Solukhumbu to levy ...
Naya Shakti Party-Nepal Coordinator Baburam Bhattarai today filed his ... his home district of Solukhumbu which has only one constituency.


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