MOUNT ARAFAT, August 31: With their palms facing the sky in supplication, and many with tears in their eyes, around 2 million people from around the world gathered Thursday in an effort to start anew, erase past sins and beg God for forgiveness and guidance in the peak day of the hajj pilgrimage.
SOLUKHUMBU, June 2: This year's spring climbing season has ended with the total 500 climbers having made it to the top of Mt. Everest. The expedition that started from May 15 lasted about 15 days and 500 mountaineers scaled the tallest peak of 8,848 meters, according to the Department of Tourism.
KATHMANDU, Dec 7: Both senior and junior boys' teams of Golden Peak secured semifinal spots on Wednesday in the ongoing Sixth Angels' Heart Sports Festival. In the junior boys' section, Golden Peak edged past Rehdon School 29-20 riding on six points each from Pema Sherpa and Anish Puri.