Veteran mountaineer Kamirita calls for providing social security to Sherpa climbers

Kathmandu,June 24: Among tough resolutions of those enjoying adventurous life, climbing Mount Everest and setting a record may be one. The blissful moment of being atop the highest peak of the world is indeed unrivalled occasion in one’s life. But some climbers are quite reverse to this idea that they take it as a household

India agrees to open four more gateways

Kathmandu,June 17:The lead story in Kantipur says Nepal’s dependence on only one air routes for international flights operating from and to various countries of the world except China and Bhutan has now ended as India has agreed to open four more gateways. The report informs that routes will now be opened via Biratnagar and Janakpur. Besides, there

Turkish Airlines, ZTO Express and PAL Air sign for a great partnership

Kathmandu,June 12:The media briefing and signing ceremony of the joint venture between Turkish Airlines’ Turkish Cargo successfully representing Turkey all around the world, Chinese cargo giant ZTO and Hong Kong based PAL Air Ltd. took place today in Istanbul. The partnership regarded not only as a huge strategic step for Turkey prior to the opening

Nepal Sales Mission starting from 7 June till 16 June

Kathmandu, June 11: The Nepal Association of Tour and Travel Agents (NATTA Pokhara) is taking part in the Vietnam Thailand and Cambodia for Nepal Sales Mission starting from 7 June till 16 June 2018. NATTA Pokhara will be organizing Nepal Promotional Programs in Hanoi, Vietnam and Siem Reap, Cambodia in coordination of Nepal Tourism Board. The event

Pokhara Airport ‘unfit’ for international flights

Pokhara,June 06:While the government has already begun construction works to elevate the standard of Pokhara Airport to the status of regional level, a committee formed by the government itself has found that the airport is not fit for international flights, claims Karobar. A 21-member team formed by the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation has

Tara Air records a successful test flight in Ilam

Ilam, June o5: The under-construction Sukilumba Airport in Ilam of Province 1 has recorded a successful test flight. The Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) facilitated to conduct the test flight Monday. An aircraft of the Tara Air  landed at the airport at around 12:00 noon, bringing cheers among the people gathered to witness the

What a victory by climber Mr.Sun!

Kathmandu,June 01:Mount Everest, a mountain peak that is closest to the sky, is sacred but dangerous, pure and mysterious. Summitting Everest has become a dream for almost all climbers.This hardest road on the planet leads to not only the sky, but fearless and  final destination of soul. Ten years ago, when mountain climbing accidentally crashed into the

Buddha Air to fly twice on the Kathmandu-Varanasi-Kathmandu sector weekly

Kathmandu, May 28: Buddha Air announced Sunday  to start a twice weekly service on the Kathmandu-Varanasi-Kathmandu sector on June 29. The Airlines said that the flights would operate on Monday and Friday . Varanasi, also known as Banaras or Kashi, is located in Uttar Pradesh state in India. “We have been conducting charter flights on