DHADING, Oct 21: An Austrian national Wehinger Wihel, 67, breathed his last in Somdang village of Ruby Valley Rural Municipality of Dhading on Saturday evening.

Tourist dies of altitude sickness

September 30, 2019 12:12 pm

GORKHA, Sept 30: A foreign tourist died of high altitude sickness in course of trekking to Manaslu mountain in Samagaon of Chumunubri rural municipality-1. The incident took place on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 16: 395 mountaineers from 47 expedition teams have received route permits so far to climb different mountain peaks in Nepal including Mount Everest for this autumn season.

Collector of memories

September 13, 2019 10:53 am

Samde Sherpa vividly remembers walking along the Annapurna Circuit as a 15-year-old. And ironically, he didn’t like it very much. The year was 2004 and he was accompanying his uncle who was acting as a trekking guide to a French team. “It was too much walking for me back then,” he recalls. However, after he returned home from the trip, he felt this sense of peace and calm like never before. And so, he decided he would go back to the hills and mountains as an adult.

KASKI, Oct 1: A four-point agreement was reached between the stakeholders and tourism workers – who had announced agitation taking up the problems of Annapurna and Manaslu trekking route – on Sunday.

Twin wins for Manaslu

December 8, 2016 21:36 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: Team Manaslu on Thursday registered wins in both matches of the Blind T20 Cricket Tournament 2016 being organized to pick players for the Blind Cricket World Cup.

Manaslu, Annapurna win in blind cricket

December 7, 2016 22:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 7: Team Manaslu and Annapurna registered wins on Wednesday in the Blind T20 Cricket Tournament 2016 organized to pick players for Blind Cricket World Cup.

Manaslu, Dhaulagiri triumph

December 7, 2016 09:37 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 7: Manaslu and Dhaulagiri registered wins in their respective matches on the opening day of Blind T20 Cricket Tournament 2016 organized to pick players for Blind Cricket World Cup.

GORKHA, Sept 26: The renowned Masaslu trek route in Gorkha, which remains blocked since the massive earthquake of April 25 last year, will now be reopened.