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At least 33 killed as crowded bus veers off Nepal mountain highway

Nepal – An overcrowded bus veered off a mountain highway in Nepal on Monday, killing at least 33 people and injuring 28 others, a government official said.

15 Aug 2016,

Nepal: Plane Goes Missing With 21 on Board

A small Tara Air plane carrying 21 people has gone missing in a mountainous region of Nepal, an airline spokesman told CNN.

24 Feb 2016,

Nepal Rations Fuel as Political Crisis With India Worsens

Nepal began rationing fuel on Monday to cope with a worsening shortage brought on by continuing unrest over the country’s new Constitution and a dispute with neighboring India.

29 Sep 2015,

Nepal Blizzard Trek Toll Up to 39, more than 370 Rescued

The death toll in a blizzard that engulfed trekkers on a popular hiking route in Nepal rose by nine on Saturday to 39, as a helicopter search spotted more bodies stranded in the rugged, snow-covered Himalayan terrain.

19 Oct 2014,

Most Sherpa Guides Depart from Mount Everest After Deadliest Disaster

KATMANDU, Nepal - Most Sherpa mountain guides have decided to leave Mount Everest, a guide said, confirming a walkout certain to disrupt a climbing season that was already marked by grief over the lives lost last week in Everest's deadliest disaster.

23 Apr 2014,

Everest Avalanche Kills at Least 12 Sherpa Guides

At least 12 local guides have been killed after an avalanche on the slopes of Mount Everest, Nepali officials say.

19 Apr 2014,

Nepal impose a ban on women seeking work in the Gulf

Nepal has barred women under 30 years of age from travelling to the Gulf countries for work following reports that they were subjected to harassment and sexual abuse. “Young female workers are reported to have been sexually and psychologically exploited in Gulf countries,” the minister for information and communication Raj Kishore Yadav said. So the [...]The post Nepal impose a ban on women seeking work in the Gulf appeared first on Mauritius News Ile Maurice.

09 Aug 2012, KotZot

Nepal Launches “Gay Olympics”

Nepal is to stage Asia’s first ever multi-sport games for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, organisers announced on Monday.

20 Mar 2012,

Int’l wedding exhibition at Pailles this May

Adze Network Limited, under its event management wing, Adze Events, is organising Wedding Exhibition Mauritius 2011 (WEM 11) from May 26 to 29. This will be held at the Swami Vivekananda International Convention Centre (SVICC) Pailles. The director of the enterprise, Dina Jeetah, speaking about the second edition of WEM said, “This year we are [...]

29 Mar 2011, The Independent Daily