Quake hits Nepal’s mainstay tourism industry

September 21st, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 21 (IANS) Recovering from a decade of armed uprising and a massacre in the royal palace that wiped out the king, queen and nine more royals, Nepal's tourism ... Read more...

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Four Tibetans held during sombre Dalai Lama birthday in Nepal

July 6th, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 6 (IANS) Four people were arrested from the gates of a Tibetan school in Kathmandu Wednesday for trying to celebrate the 76th birthday of exiled Tibetan leader Dalai ... Read more...

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China pressures Nepal to disrupt Tibetan polls

October 4th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Oct 4 (IANS) Nepal's giant northern neighbour China pressured the Himalayan republic into disrupting the 15th general election held by Tibetan refugees to choose a new prime minister and ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Rajapaksa cuts short Nepal visit after attack on cricket team (Lead)

March 3rd, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 3 (IANS) Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa cut short his three-day state visit to Nepal Tuesday and is returning home due to security considerations after gunmen fired at the Sri ... Read more...

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Where is Kathmandu?

November 1st, 2008 - 11:04 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Kathmandu is the capital of Nepal. Situated in the lap of the Himalayas, bordered by the People's Republic of China to the north and by India to the south, east and west. ... Read more...

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