October 4, 2012

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Government plans to announce Dhorpatan hunting reserve as buffer zone

Preparations are on to declare the only hunting reserve of the country, Dhorpatan as a buffer zone. The preparation to announce buffer zone is being made with the objective of taking the conservation of the reserve and community development together ahead with local people’s participation, says the Office of the Reserve. We aim to increase […]

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October 4, 2012

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Swine flu affirmed in Kathmandu

Swine flu virus called Pandemic influenza A(H1N1) pdm9 was detected in capital Kathmandu  and three other districts, doctors at the Sukraraj Tropical & Infectious Disease Hospital in Kathmandu confirmed. Doctors confirmed the outbreak of the swine flu virus after the virus was detected in blood samples collected in the capital and the country’s mid-western districts […]

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October 2, 2012

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CACCI conference is going to held in Kathmandu

Confederation of Asia-Pacific Chambers of Commerce and Industry (CACCI) is beginning its 26th annual conference from Wednesday in Kathmandu. Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) is hosting the conference with the theme ‘A Vision for Shared Prosperity’ where eminent speakers will discuss as to how Asian governments can work together to achieve […]

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October 1, 2012

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World’s largest Thanka to be displayed

The world’s largest ‘Thangka’ painting is to be put on an exhibition in Nepal on October 5 and 6. Information about this was given at a press conference organised by the Nepal Buddhism Preservation Committee. The painting was a collective creation of 10,000 volunteers from 16 countries in the world. Earlier, the painting depicting 12 […]

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October 1, 2012

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Social Entrepreneurship Bazaar 2012

Date: Oct 4, 2012 to Oct 6, 2012 Category: Exhibits and Displays Location: Baber Mahal, Kathmandu 3-Day Social Entrepreneurship Bazaar – an attempt to bring the social entrepreneurs from across Nepal and their potential supporters their customers, investors, advisers and support organizations in one platform where they can exchange, interact and learn. The Bazaar will […]

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September 28, 2012

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Wildlife Safari in Nepal

Nepal seems as the paradise for the nature lovers. For those who wish to experience the natural environment at its best there is no other better places than Nepal to visit. There are all together three National Parks in Nepal and they are all rich in flora and fauna. There are also many extinct animals […]

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September 25, 2012

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US shoe company removes Buddha’s image

The American Icon Shoe Design Company, a U.S. footwear company at the vortex of controversy after it used the Buddha’s image on one of its products, has stopped using the image after the government wrote to that company to stop doing so. Various organizations in Nepal including the CPN (UML) Kathmandu Valley Coordination Committee flayed […]

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September 23, 2012

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World Rhino Day celebrated

In an effort to contribute to the fight against rhino poaching, the 3rd World Rhino Day is being celebrated in Nepal and other countries with the theme “Five Rhino Species Forever”. On the occasion, various organisations working in the field of rhino conservation have organised various programmes including morning rally, interaction, and essay competition in […]

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September 23, 2012

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Thamel is Kathmandu’s tourism showpiece

Vibrant, bustling with life, bursting with colour… This is how one would describe Thamel, the popular tourist and shopping destination of Kathmandu, Nepal. It is an area that anybody visiting the Himalayan kingdom’s capital in the Kathmandu valley would not want to miss. Thamel, located centrally in Kathmandu, has been the heart of the city’s […]

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September 21, 2012

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Nepal promoted at China Hunan International Festival

The China Hunan International Festival organised in Hunan, a major city of China, concluded on Thursday. The festival was organised with the objective of promoting Nepal-China relations at the people’s level. Ten countries including Nepal participated in the festival which featured different tourism promotion and cultural programmes, said Kalyan Raj Sharma, a tourism entrepreneur who […]

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