Quantcast
pork barrel
Latest Stories
Home » Nepal You are browsing entries tagged with “Nepal”

Nepal to allow cremation of Tibetan Buddhist monk

A Tibetan monk gets out from a tent to the backstage during celebrations to mark the birthday of their spiritual leader the Dalai Lama in Katmandu, Nepal, Sunday, July 6, 2014. AP

Nepal’s government says it will allow the body of a revered Tibetan Buddhist monk to be brought into the country and cremated.

Posted: July 29th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

American woman gang-raped in Nepal—police

KATHMANDU

A 40-year-old American woman has been gang-raped by four Nepalese men in a hotel room in the capital Kathmandu, police said Monday.

Posted: June 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

3 climbers swept by avalanche, missing in Nepal

A Nepalese climber lights incense during a memorial service for the 16 Nepalese Sherpa guides killed in avalanche on Mount Everest in Katmandu, Nepal, Wednesday, April 30, 2014. The April 18 avalanche was the deadliest disaster on the world's highest mountain. AP

Nepalese officials say an avalanche has swept three climbers and they are now presumed dead on the slopes of Mount Kanchenjunga, the world’s third tallest peak.

Posted: May 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Nepal officials go to Everest to try to end crisis

Phinjum Sherpa, 17, daughter of Ang Kaji Sherpa, killed in an avalanche on Mount Everest, lights a butter lamp in front of a portrait of her father in their rented apartment in Katmandu, Nepal, Wednesday, April 23, 2014. AP

With the Mount Everest climbing season increasingly in doubt, Nepalese tourism officials traveled to base camp Thursday to negotiate with Sherpas who want to walk off the job after an avalanche killed 16 of the mountain guides.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Nepal calls off search for missing guides on Everest—official

Family members of Nepalese mountaineer Ang Kaji Sherpa, killed in an avalanche on Mount Everest, cry as his body is brought to the Sherpa Monastery in Katmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 19, 2014. Rescuers were searching through piles of snow and ice on the slopes of Mount Everest on Saturday for four Sherpa guides who were buried by an avalanche that killed 12 other Nepalese guides in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak. The Sherpa people are one of the main ethnic groups in Nepal's alpine region, and many make their living as climbing guides on Everest and other Himalayan peaks. AP FILE PHOTO

Nepal called off the search Sunday for three local guides still missing after the deadliest accident on Mount Everest that killed 13 of their colleagues, a tourism ministry official said.

Posted: April 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Advertisement
Advertisement
Marketplace
Advertisement