Nepal | September 24, 2019

Mt Manaslu summit route opens as rope-fixing team scales mountain

Rope-fixing team

With over 260 expedition members along with their support staff preparing to scale the world’s eighth highest peak, at least four Sherpa climbers of the rope-fixing team along with a Pakistani climber successfully stood atop Mt Manaslu (8,163 m) this afternoon becoming the first team to climb the mountain in the autu...

Kathmandu

MoU signed between NCP (NCP) and CPC establishing bilateral ties

Nepal Communist Party (NCP) and the Communist Party of China (CPC) have signed a bilateral Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) amidst a programme in Kathmandu today....

Nepal

Market monitoring intensified

market monitoring

With the festival season around the corner, Ramechhap District Administration Office has intensified market monitoring in the various markets of the district....

World

20 killed, 70 hurt in protests in Indonesia's Papua province

At least 20 people were killed Monday, including three shot by police, in violent protests by hundreds of people sparked by rumours that a teacher insulted an indigenous student in Indonesia's restive Papua province, officials said....

Opinion

  • Human rights awareness, Human rights education

    Human rights education: For harmony in society

    Human rights are inherent in nature, without which we cannot live as human beings. They help to develop and use our qualities, intelligence, talents ...

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    Editorial: Ensure competition

    The government’s bid to award licenses to build hydropower projects to both government and foreign firms by skirting competitive bidding through a n...

  • The power of social media

    A still photo of a lifeless child on water in a coastal beach in Bodrum, Turkey, ignited the social media that the vicious war in Syria, from whence t...

  • Human rights awareness, Human rights education

    Human rights education: For harmony in society

    Human rights are inherent in nature, without which we cannot live as human beings. They help to develop and use our qualities, intelligence, talents ...

  • THT logo

    Editorial: Ensure competition

    The government’s bid to award licenses to build hydropower projects to both government and foreign firms by skirting competitive bidding through a n...

  • The power of social media

    A still photo of a lifeless child on water in a coastal beach in Bodrum, Turkey, ignited the social media that the vicious war in Syria, from whence t...

Business

Tourism ministry plans incentives for flights during lean hours

Based on the one-year work plan of Tourism Minister Yogesh Bhattarai, the ministry is doing homework to offer incentive packages to airline companies operating their flights during the lean hours. Generally, the time between 5pm and 8pm is considered as lean hours at TIA....

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