Arjun Tamang

The contributor for Republica.

Hong Sung-taek to make 5th attempt to be 1st on top of Lhotse

Published On: September 10, 2017 07:46 AM NPT By: Arjun Tamang

KATHMANDU, Sept 10: South Korean mountaineer Hong Sung-taek, who has attempted to summit Lhotse for four times, is going to attempt his fifth climb to the 8516-meters-high summit. For his fifth attempt he has headed toward the base camp of Lhotse on Saturday with his team of 14 members.

20 hotels from Nepal nominated for South Asia Travels Award

Published On: September 5, 2017 08:27 AM NPT By: Arjun Tamang

KATHMANDU, Sept 5: Twenty hotels from Nepal have been nominated for South Asia Travel Awards (SATA) competition for their contribution to the promotion of the country’s tourism sector. The nominees include both small and big hotels.