The world’s first electric-powered hydrofoil speedboat, which reduces energy consumption and noise - as well as sea sickness - by “flying” above the waves, has made its debut on Switzerland’s lakes

Pokhara: A city of caves

November 11, 2018 09:55 am

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.

ISLAMABAD, March 28: Thirty-six glacial lakes in various valleys of Gilgit-Baltistan have been declared dangerous. At least seven of them pose a major threat to the people, said a survey by Focus Pakistan, an NGO.

TEHRATHUM, Jan 13: The natural lakes and ponds in Tinjure Milke Jaljale area are gradually drying up for lack of conservation.

Tilicho Lake's glory remains undimmed

September 4, 2017 10:25 am

MANANG, September 4: The splendour of the alpine Tilicho lake located 4,919 metres above the sea level at Nesyang rural municipality – 9 of Manang district continues to enchant the visitors.

KATHMANDU, July 29: Department of Hydrology and Meteorology (DHM) has warned that six glacial lakes in the high Himalayas are at serious risk of an outburst.

KATHMANDU, July 27: Department of Hydrology and Meteorology (DHM) has warned that six glacial lakes in the high Himalayas are at serious risk of an outburst.