Nepal | May 23, 2019

American climber Don Cash dies on Mt Everest as death toll reaches 12

According to the base camp officials, Donald Lynn Cash from Utah, US, breathed his last a few metres below the Hillary Step while returning from the summit point....


Nepal’s first satellite to be deployed in space on June 17

The date for deployment of the country’s first satellite, NepaliSat-1 into space from International Space Station is set for June-17....

  • Media warns it could form independent regulatory body

    Federation of Nepali Journalists Chair Govinda Acharya on Tuesday warned that if the government didn’t address their concerns regarding the media bi...

  • Outdoor Adventure Mountain Festival to be held on June 3

    The second edition of Outdoor Adventure Center (OAC) Mountain Festival is going to be held on June 3....

  • Gandaki Medical College

    GMC yet to return extra fees charged from students

    It has been more than a month since the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology directed Gandaki Medical College Teaching Hospital and Research ...

  • Wanted criminal injured in police firing in Dhapasi

    A wanted criminal who tried to elude police was injured in a police firing in Tokha area of Kathmandu today morning....


Height measurement team scales Mt Everest

Climbers on Mt Everest summit push. Photo: Mingma Thundu Sherpa

Two government surveyors along with other Sherpa climbers today successfully scaled the world’s highest mountain collecting the data for the measurement of height of Mt Everest this morning....


Jakarta governor says six dead in Indonesia post-election unrest

Six people died in civil unrest that gripped parts of Jakarta on Tuesday night after the election commission confirmed that President Joko Widodo won last month’s election, the governor of the Indonesian capital said....



China ready for further US trade talks, ambassador says

China, US

Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai said on Tuesday that Beijing was ready to resume trade talks with Washington, but blamed the US side for frequently "changing its mind" on tentative deals to end US-China trade disputes....



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