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

Bhadra and Rupasi, a pair of rhinos being sent to China as gift

  Kathmandu, June  17 : Bharda and Rupasi are among the two pairs of rhinoceros that the government is sending to the Government of Republic of China as gifts. The pair named Bhadra (male) and Rupasi (female) were earlier sent here by the Ministry of Forest and Soil Conservation. They have been kept separately–Bhadra at

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

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