Nepal | September 23, 2019

Nirmal ‘Nims’ Purja scales Cho Oyu; China still unresponsive to Shishapangma permit plea

A former UK’s Special Forces member, on his record-setting feat, has successfully climbed the world’s sixth highest peak in Tibet completing his 12th eight-thousander in just five months....

Kathmandu

Ophthalmologist Sanduk Ruit bags Prime Minister National Talent Award

Senior ophthalmologist Dr Sanduk Ruit has been honoured with the Prime Minister National Talent Award-2075....

Nepal

Mountain Hardwear Everest expedition, Polish team on Lhotse abandon autumn climbing bid

Joe Vernachio

At least three foreign climbers including the president of Mountain Hardwear Brand, a subsidiary of Columbia Sportswear Company, Joe Vernachio have decided to abandon their attempt to climb the world’s highest peak in the autumn season, according to sources at the Everest base camp....

World

'Howdy, Modi!' - Thousands, plus Trump, rally in Texas for India's leader

Modi began his talk inside the NRG Stadium, home of the Houston Texans football team, with a loud, "Howdy my friends!"...

Opinion

  • sexism

    Farewell to sexism: Needless stereotyping must end

    History, to some extent, feels like it has been written on the pages of biasness with ink of masculinity. And biasness, particularly towards women, ha...

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    Editorial: Follow govt norms

    Students of Chitwan Medical College have ended their protests after the administration agreed to return the extra fees charged from them....

  • EDITORIAL: Privatise NAC

    A taskforce led by former secretary Sushil Ghimire submitted its report to Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Bhattarai on Wednes...

  • sexism

    Farewell to sexism: Needless stereotyping must end

    History, to some extent, feels like it has been written on the pages of biasness with ink of masculinity. And biasness, particularly towards women, ha...

  • THT logo

    Editorial: Follow govt norms

    Students of Chitwan Medical College have ended their protests after the administration agreed to return the extra fees charged from them....

  • EDITORIAL: Privatise NAC

    A taskforce led by former secretary Sushil Ghimire submitted its report to Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Bhattarai on Wednes...

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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