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News Nepal » Culture: Pick your peak: discovering Nepal's best treks

News channel or source: https://www.lonelyplanet.com/nepal/himalayan-region/travel-tips-and-articles/pick-your-peak-discovering-nepals-best-treks/40625c8c-8a11-5710-a052-1479d2768ba0
Publication date: Friday 20 October 2017

visiting parched high-altitude deserts that are havens for Tibetan Buddhist culture. Langtang and Helambu were hit badly by the earthquakes of 2015, but nothing keeps Nepal down for long, and trekkers are returning to the forested valleys for some of the ...

News Nepal » Culture: The Kung Fu Nuns of Nepal

News channel or source: https://thediplomat.com/2017/10/the-kung-fu-nuns-of-nepal/
Publication date: Friday 20 October 2017

mainly in Nepal and Ladakh, treating sick animals and organizing eye care camps for villagers. Most importantly, they are now using their martial arts expertise to challenge gender roles in this conservative culture and teach women self-defense ...

News Nepal » Culture: Five things to do in Nepal – other than trekking through the mountains

News channel or source: http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/travel-leisure/article/2115569/five-things-do-nepal-other-trekking-through-mountains
Publication date: onday 16 October 2017

“There is much more to Nepal than the mountains. The culture, the people, the daily lives; this is what people want and this is what we have, ” says Shiva Dhakal, managing director of royal Mountain Travel, who has spent the last two years developing a ...

News Nepal » Culture: Road Trips to Bangladesh, Nepal May Get Easier with New Motor Pact

News channel or source: http://www.india.com/travel/articles/road-trips-to-bangladesh-nepal-may-get-easier-with-new-motor-pact/
Publication date: uesday 17 October 2017

Ever wanted to take a road trip through the Himalayan mountains, driving up the majestic snow-covered passes and into Nepal? Or perhaps drive and explore Bangladesh, our neighboring country that shares so much of our culture? Well, that might just get a ...

News Nepal » Culture: Gay Nepalese man fears for his life after being outed in UK court

News channel or source: http://metro.co.uk/2017/10/18/gay-nepalese-man-fears-for-his-life-after-being-outed-in-uk-court-7009650/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 October 2017

Homosexuality isn’t illegal in Nepal, however the country’s conservative culture means it is extremely frowned upon, with gay people being ostracised and on occasion even physically attacked. The man fears if he is deported to Nepal he will be forced ...

News Nepal » Culture: Nepal to ban traffic from tourist district

News channel or source: http://www.dw.com/en/nepal-to-ban-traffic-from-tourist-district/a-40984842
Publication date: uesday 17 October 2017

Nepal is set to ban traffic from entering a popular tourist ... In 2016, the British capital counted some 19 million visitors. The city's iconic mix of culture, art and music makes it particularly attractive.

News Nepal » Culture: 12-year-old former 'living goddess' leaves isolation to start school in Nepal

News channel or source: http://www.sbs.com.au/topics/life/culture/article/2017/10/16/12-year-old-former-living-goddess-leaves-isolation-start-school-nepal
Publication date: Sunday 15 October 2017

On Monday October 9, the students at Green Peace Co-ed School in Kathmandu, Nepal gathered outside, playing music and waving flags, to welcome a new classmate. Dressed in a green uniform and without the heavy make-up she used to wear, 12-year-old Matina ...

News Nepal » Culture: Chinese culture talk held in Nepal on traditional medicine

News channel or source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-10/13/c_136677715.htm
Publication date: Friday 13 October 2017

KATHMANDU, Oct. 13 (Xinhua) -- Around 150 Nepali and Chinese doctors, health professionals and students gathered here on Friday for a special Chinese culture talk on traditional style medicine. The event was organized by the Chinese Ministry of Culture in ...

News Nepal » Culture: Jackson Heights is home to a growing Nepali community

News channel or source: https://www.brickunderground.com/live/jackson-heights-nepalese-community-diversity-queens
Publication date: hursday 19 October 2017

Nepal is an extremely ethnically diverse country and Niraula ... Besides being a place to worship, the building hosts classes in language, religion, and culture. On a recent visit, about 10 seniors, mostly women dressed in the traditional long, embroidered ...

News Nepal » Culture: 'Himalayan Pizza & Momo' Bringing Nepalese Flavors To Tenderloin

News channel or source: http://hoodline.com/2017/10/himalayan-pizza-momo-bringing-nepalese-flavors-to-tenderloin
Publication date: Sunday 08 October 2017

Gurung has managed Saffron Grill for the past three years. Gurung, who lives in the Tenderloin, said he wants to introduce the neighborhood to Nepalese culture and food. "The Tenderloin is great, and this location has a lot of potential," he said.