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Avalanche Kills 12 Sherpas on Mount Everest

The guides were at an altitude of 5,800 meters, or 19,000 feet, when the avalanche hit. Four people were also missing and six were injured.

Pulse of Nepali fashion - Himalayan Times

Himalayan Times
KATHMANDU: New York, Milan, London and Paris may be the hottest and happening fashion venues around the world, but Kathmandu also has its very own fashion week — The Himalayan Times TGIF Nepal Fashion Week — for Nepal. In its almost a ...

Nepal´s emission reduction note approved - Republica

Republica
Nepal´s emission reduction note approved. REPUBLICA. KATHMANDU, April 18 : Nepal´s Emission Reductions Project Idea Note (ER-PIN), a key document that will help design programs for reducing emissions from deforestation, has been approved.
REDD+ readiness can bring resources up to $70 million to NepalHimalayan Times

Nepal: The Hague Isn't Too Far From Kathmandu – OpEd - Eurasia Review

Eurasia Review
In Nepal, a few days ago, the long awaited Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and Enforced Disappearance Commission Bills were registered at the Legislature Parliament for the formation of a TRC and Enforced Disappearance Commission.
Nepal activists flay reconciliation billIRINnews.org
'Amnesty provisions' in TRC bill violate int'l law, say HR bodiesRepublica
Rights groups ask Nepal to scrap amnesty provisionHimalayan Times

Murder accused freed, Nepal Parliament resumes - The Hindu

The Hindu
UCPN (Maoist) Chief Whip Giriraj Mani Pokharel told mediapersons that the three major political parties — the Nepali Congress, the CPN-UML and the UCPN (Maoist) — agreed to resume Parliament proceedings following an understanding not to file any ...
Nepal's Maoist party wants cases against its cadre droppedZee News
Unified Communist Party of Nepal Maoist wants cases against its cadre droppedJagran Post
Nepal's Maoist party demands bringing all war-era cases under transitional ...Global Times
Republica

Saraswoti´s tale to success - Republica

Republica
KATHMANDU, April 18 : Saraswoti Chaudhary, recipient of two consecutive player-of-the-tournament awards in two recently concluded major tournaments, is endowed with fair qualities to emerge as one of the best women volleyball players in the South Asian ...

At least 12 Nepali guides killed in Everest avalanche - Reuters

Reuters
It was the first major avalanche on Mount Everest this climbing season, when hundreds of foreign and Nepali climbers flock to the mountain to attempt to reach its 8,850 meter (29,035 feet) peak. The avalanche hit the sherpa guides relatively low on the ...
Everest avalanche kills 12 Nepal guides, 3 missingCTV News
Twelve Nepal guides die in Everest avalancheAljazeera.com
Avalanche kills 12 in single deadliest accident on Mount EverestCNN
Metro

Everest avalanche kills 12 Nepal guides, 3 missing - CTV News

CTV News
KATMANDU, Nepal -- An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving four missing in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak. The Sherpa guides had gone early in the ...
Twelve Nepal guides die in Everest avalancheAljazeera.com
Avalanche kills 12 in single deadliest accident on Mount EverestCNN
Mount Everest avalanche: 12 guides killed and more missing in NepalMetro
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Nepal`s Maoist party wants cases against its cadre dropped

Nepal`s main opposition Unified Communist Party of Nepal demanded that there should be an agreement among parties to bring all the war-era cases under the jurisdiction and Reconciliation Commission or transitional justice mechanism.

Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing 12 Sherpa, leaving 4 missing ahead of ... - Ottawa Citizen

Ottawa Citizen
KATMANDU, Nepal - An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving four missing in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak. Several more were injured. The Sherpa guides ...