DHAN BASNET

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Gandaki Province to host Ninth National Games

Published On: April 25, 2019 12:34 PM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, April 25: Gandaki Province is set to host the Ninth National Games after a hiatus of 37 years. It had hosted the second edition of the games back in 1982. National games will complete its 40 years during the event in Gandaki.

Int’l standard stadium of 18,500 capacity to be built in Pokhara

Published On: March 11, 2019 08:20 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, March 11: Minister of Youth and Sports Jagat Bahadur Bishwakarma laid the foundation for a multi-purpose stadium with the capacity of 18,500, in Pokhara on Sunday. An advanced football ground will be its main attraction.

Three Star lifts its fifth Aaha Rara title

Published On: March 3, 2019 09:44 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, March 3: Three Star Club has defeated departmental team Tribhuvan Army Club 5-4 in sudden-death to win the 17th Aaha Rara Gold Cup football tournament in Pokhara on Saturday.

Army enters final ending Dauphins’ hope of winning fourth title in Nepal

Published On: March 1, 2019 11:55 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, March 1: Cameroon’s Dauphins Football Club, who had a target of winning its fourth title this season in Nepal and the second in Pokhara, suffered a setback as the departmental team Tribhuvan Army Club defeated it 1-0 to reach the final in the ongoing 17th Aaha Rara Gold Cup on Thursday.

Three Star enters Aaha Rara final after penalty shootout win over APF

Published On: February 28, 2019 11:15 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

KATHMANDU, Feb 28: Three Star Club has advanced into the final of the 17th Aaha Rara Gold Cup football tournament with a 4-2 win over departmental team Armed Police Force (APF) Club in Pokhara on Wednesday.

Dauphins defeats Police yet again to reach Aaha Rara semis

Published On: February 27, 2019 09:24 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, Feb 27: Just a day after defeating Nepal Police Club to lift the 21st Tilottama Gold Cup football tournament to take its title tally to three this season, Cameroon’s Dauphins Football Club has caused another upset to the departmental team by winning the game 2-1 to advance into the semifinals of the ongoing 17th Aaha Rara Gold Cup in Pokhara on Tuesday.

Army scores three goals in second half to reach Aaha Rara semis

Published On: February 25, 2019 10:46 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, Feb 25: Three goals in the last 20 minutes propelled departmental team Tribhuvan Army Club to a stunning second half comeback over the other A-Division League outfit Himalayan Sherpa Club, winning the game 3-1 in Pokhara on Sunday. With the win, Army has reached the semifinals.

Himalayan Sherpa beats Dharan to reach quarters

Published On: February 23, 2019 11:48 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, Feb 23: A-Division League outfit Himalayan Sherpa Club has advanced into the quarterfinals of the ongoing 17th Aaha Rara Gold Cup football tournament with a 1-0 win over Dharan Football Club in Pokhara on Friday.

APF into Manakamana final

Published On: February 9, 2019 11:27 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, Feb 9: The departmental team Armed Police Force (APF) Club has advanced into the final of the ongoing sixth Manakamana Cable Car Pokhara Cup with a 4-1 penalty shootout win over Japan’s Risho University in Pokhara on Friday.

Manang into Manakamana semis

Published On: February 7, 2019 10:31 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, Feb 7: A-Division League champion Manang Marshyangdi Club has advanced into the semifinals of the ongoing Manakamana Cable Car Pokhara Cup with a 5-4 tie-breaker win over first division outfit Brigade Boys Club in Pokhara on Wednesday.

Japanese team defeats Police to reach Manakamana semis

Published On: February 6, 2019 09:50 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, Feb 6: Japan’s Riso University has advanced into the semifinals of the ongoing Manakamana Cable Car Pokhara Club defeating departmental team Nepal Police Club 1-0 in Pokhara on Tuesday.

APF into Manakamana semis after fastest goal

Published On: February 4, 2019 01:40 PM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, Feb 4: The departmental team Armed Police Force (APF) Club has advanced into the semifinals of the ongoing Manakamana Cable Car Pokhara Cup scoring the fastest goal in the tournament history to defeat Three Star Club in Pokhara on Sunday.

Police into Manakamana quarters after comeback win

Published On: February 3, 2019 10:22 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, Feb 3: Departmental team Nepal Police Club has advanced into the quarterfinals of the ongoing Manakamana Cable Car Pokhara Cup with a 2-1 comeback win over the A-Division League runner-up Sankata Club in Pokhara on Saturday.

APF into Manakamana quarters

Published On: January 30, 2019 11:31 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, Jan 30: Departmental team Armed Police Force (APF) Club has advanced into the quarterfinals of the ongoing sixth Manakamana Cable Car Pokhara Cup with a 2-1 win over Himalayan Sherpa Club on Tuesday.

Speaker’s Cup Nat’l Women’s Volleyball to start today

Published On: January 14, 2019 10:43 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, Jan 14: Departmental team Armed Police Force (APF) Club will start the second Speaker’s Cup National Women’s Volleyball Tournament facing Province 1 on Tuesday in Pokhara.

Lake city to turn into ‘green city’

Published On: December 6, 2018 09:09 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, Dec 6: The Ministry of Population and Environment and Pokhara Metropolitan City have joined hands to establish Pokhara as a ‘Green City’.

Alluring Tourists to the Millennium Trekking Trail

Published On: December 2, 2018 12:25 PM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

SYANGJA, Dec 2: It’s been almost two decades that the concept of Millennium Trekking Trail was introduced in Province 4. Commenced in 2000, the locals are constantly aiming to attract tourists. Targeting the ‘Visit Nepal Year 2020’ program, locals of Tanahun and Syangja are planning to establish a resort.

Trail Race Series: Creating the foundation of sports tourism

Published On: November 22, 2018 08:47 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

Technology has travelled a milestone resulting in easy accessibility and better transportation facilities. One can reach every corners of the globe. Construction of roads has become a blessing for people to elevate their lifestyle. However, there are some demerits of technology, like destroying natural beauty. Pokhara has been facing this very problem. Small bypasses in the district are rapidly destroyed by the construction of motor roads and the use of trail is decreasing.

Pokhara: A city of caves

Published On: November 11, 2018 09:55 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, Nov 11: Pokhara has become a top priority destination for common Nepali.  Along with domestic tourists, international tourists are also making Pokhara their chosen destination. Eye-catching snowcapped mountains in the north, lakes and greenery are the prime reasons as to people being fascinated to be in Pokhara.

APF beats Shivam New Diamond to win Women’s National Volleyball

Published On: September 13, 2018 08:20 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, Sept 13: The departmental team Armed Police Force (APF) Club overcame Shivam New Diamond to win the Women’s National Volleyball Tournament for the second year in a row during the final match played on Wednesday.