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More teams withdraw, Nepal's Everest season in jeopardy - Reuters

NDTVMore teams withdraw, Nepal's Everest season in jeopardyReutersKATHMANDU (Reuters) - Several foreign climbing expeditions have called off attempts to scale Everest following an avalanche that killed at least 13 local guides, meaning Nepal faces an entire season without a single ascent of the mountain for the first ...Sherpa strike expected to dent Nepal tourismAljazeera.comNepal tries to save season as Everest tourists departNDTVNepal Officials Go To Everest To Try To End CrisisNPRall 449 news articles »

Who Are Nepal's Sherpas? - NPR (blog)

NPR (blog)Who Are Nepal's Sherpas?NPR (blog)Sherpas who lead or assist expeditions to Everest earn about $5,000 during Nepal's two-month climbing season, well above the country's $430 annual per capita household income. But to earn that money, Sherpas make multiple round trips, exposing them to ...Nepal Scrambles to Bring Striking Sherpas Back to Mount EverestThe WireEverest avalanche: How a Sherpa strike will affect Nepal's tourist industryCBC.caNepal minister to meet sherpas in base camp summit to end Everest impasseTelegraph.co.ukThe Atlantic Cities -National Geographicall 785 news articles »

Nepal Agrees to Relief Fund for Sherpas to Keep Climbing Season Open - TIME

Belfast TelegraphNepal Agrees to Relief Fund for Sherpas to Keep Climbing Season OpenTIMEThe Nepalese government has agreed in principle to meet the demands of the Sherpas set forth Monday, including setting up a relief fund for those injured or killed climbing in the Himalayas. A government official told the New York Times that a relief ...Nepal's Sherpas consider boycotting Mount EverestCBS NewsSherpas Leave Everest; Some Expeditions Nix ClimbsABC NewsSherpas say they will abandon Mount Everest climbing season as Nepal ...ABC OnlineCBC.ca -National Geographic -Belfast Telegraphall 749 news articles »

Shamim Khan emerges on top at Surya Nepal Masters - Republica

Shamim Khan emerges on top at Surya Nepal MastersRepublicaKATHMANDU, April 24: Until a few years ago, the people of Nepal had heard the name of only one Khan - Shah Rukh Khan - the superstar from Bollywood. But in 2008, at least the golfing circle of Nepal knew of another Khan -- Shamim -- a pint-sized dynamo ...Shamim emerges on top at Surya Nepal Masters 2014Times of IndiaShamim atop as local challenge fadesHimalayan TimesSurya Nepal Masters: Shamim Khan fires a 67 for second round leadIndian Sports newsE Kantipurall 18 news articles »

NRM fetes Team Nepal on 5th anniversary - Republica

NRM fetes Team Nepal on 5th anniversaryRepublicaKathmandu, April 24: Nepal Republic Media (P) Ltd., the publisher of Republica and Nagarik dailies and Shukrabar Nepali weekly, celebrated its 5th anniversary by felicitating the Nepali national cricket players with prizes worth Rs 2 million. The ...

Everest Climbing Season in Doubt as Sherpas Issue Ultimatum to Authorities - TIME

Aljazeera.comEverest Climbing Season in Doubt as Sherpas Issue Ultimatum to AuthoritiesTIMENEPAL-EVEREST-AVALANCHE-MOUNTAINEERING Family members of the Everest avalanche victims light oil lamps at Sherpa Monastery in Kathmandu on April 20, 2014. Nepal has called off the search for three local guides still missing, citing weather ...Nepal guides demand avalanche compensationAljazeera.comSurvivor recalls how ice tumbled down in Mount Everest avalancheCNNNepal Sherpas demand compensation for families of avalanche victimsReutersAl Jazeera America -National Geographic -Voice of Americaall 2,102 news articles »

IMF projects Nepal's growth rate to touch 4.5% - Hindu Business Line

IMF projects Nepal's growth rate to touch 4.5%Hindu Business LineThe International Monetary Fund has projected Nepal's growth rate to pick up from 3.5 per cent in 2012-2013 to 4.5 per cent in 2013-14, attributing it to the recovery in agriculture, strong services, and rising public spending underpinned by timely ...Nepal: Mission Statement at the Conclusion of the 2014 Article IV DiscussionsEIN News (press release)all 1 news articles »

Nepal Sherpas agree to resume work after Everest disaster - The Hindu

The HinduNepal Sherpas agree to resume work after Everest disasterThe HinduNepal's agitating Sherpa mountain guides on Friday agreed to resume work on Mount Everest following negotiations with the government on their demands in the wake of the deadly avalanche that killed 16 of their colleagues in the worst disaster on the ...Govt team to address Himalayan dilemmaHimalayan TimesNepal Sherpas to resume work after Everest disasterPress Trust of IndiaEverest climbing season in disarray after deathsNews24all 22 news articles »

Omaha doctors restore vision for the blind in Nepal for $20 - Omaha World-Herald

Omaha doctors restore vision for the blind in Nepal for $20Omaha World-HeraldCyclists pay $20 to participate and that registration fee covers one cataract surgery for someone in Nepal. "Every rider gives the gift of sight," Jessica said. "People are dumbfounded when they find out $20 is all it takes to restore sight to someone ...

Nepal Republic Media hands over prizes worth over Rs 2m to cricketers - Republica

Nepal Republic Media hands over prizes worth over Rs 2m to cricketersRepublicaNepal Republic Media hands over prizes worth over Rs 2m to cricketers. REPUBLICA ONLINE. KATHMANDU, April 24:Nepal Republic Media P. Ltd has provided prize worth 2 million rupees to the Nepali cricket team members on Thursday. Khila Raj Regmi ...and more »





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