DHAN BASNET

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Nepal wins Asiad silver after 20 years

Published On: August 30, 2018 06:00 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, Aug 30: Nepal re-wrote history winning a silver medal after 20 years in its first participation in paragliding at the 18th Asian Games on Wednesday. Nepal won the accolade after the end of the fifth round of the men's team cross country event.

Traffic police seek installation of traffic lights in Pokhara

Published On: July 9, 2018 07:27 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, July 9: District Police Office (DPO), Kaski has urged the government to support installing traffic lights in Pokhara for proper traffic management. The office claimed that lack of traffic lights have created difficulties in managing nearly 150,000 vehicles in the city.

Drinking water pipeline expansion halted in Pokhara

Published On: July 9, 2018 07:24 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, July 9: Pipeline expansion project in Pokhara has been halted due to insufficient funds. Nepal Water Supply Corporation (NWSC), Pokhara had started the works for installing DI pipes of 20 inches in Pokhara bazaar to address the increasing need for drinking water in the city.

Kaskikot village to organize tourism promotional campaign

Published On: June 14, 2018 03:00 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, June 14: Pokhara Lekhnath Metropolitan City is organizing 'Jaau Hai Kaskikot' campaign to promote the hill station, which is believed to be the origin of Shah dynasty, among domestic and foreign tourists.

Pokhara: A destination for adventure sports

Published On: May 9, 2018 10:00 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, May 9: Due to its adventure landscape, Pokhara is gradually being recognized as an adventure tourist hub of the country. Adventure sports including rafting, paragliding, wall climbing, and trekking are popular among tourists.