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News Nepal » Culture: China’s cultural debt to a Nepalese artist in the 13th-century court of Kublai Khan

News channel or source: http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/long-reads/article/2122813/chinas-cultural-debt-nepalese-artist-13th-century
Publication date: Wednesday 06 December 2017

Nepalese culture was already well known in Tibet, and it’s no surprise that Kublai Khan looked to that Himalayan kingdom when planning to leave his architectural mark. Phagpa enlisted 80 of Nepal’s finest craftsmen, including 17-year-old Arniko ...

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Publication date: Wednesday 13 December 2017

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News Nepal » Culture: 5 things Pakistanis can experience in Nepal

News channel or source: https://dailytimes.com.pk/155237/5-things-pakistanis-can-experience-nepal/
Publication date: Friday 08 December 2017

Richness of heritage Pakistan is rich in its own history, culture and natural heritage. Likewise, Nepal also presents it’s architecturally, culturally and naturally rich heritage sites but in a different style and design. UNESCO has listed 10 world ...

News Nepal » Culture: Priorities for feminism in the 21st century - gulfnews.com

News channel or source: http://gulfnews.com/culture/books/priorities-for-feminism-in-the-21st-century-1.2140145
Publication date: Wednesday 13 December 2017

Priorities for feminism in the 21st centurygulfnews.comRoshuni Tiruwa was 15 when she died, almost literally, of shame. The shame was not, of course, hers. She had absolutely nothing to be ashamed about. She was simply a teenage girl in a part of rural Nepal still practising a tradition known as chhaupadi ...

News Nepal » Culture: An Election in Nepal, Decades in the Making

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2017/12/07/election-nepal-decades-making
Publication date: hursday 07 December 2017

This dispute is but one example of how Nepal grapples with the fierce competition between China, the regional superpower, and India, with whom it is united by shared history and culture. Beijing is also concerned with how Nepal deals with bordering Tibet ...

News Nepal » Culture: RSS COMMENTARY: Nepali Congress' debacle in election – who to blame, what are the reasons? - Kathmandu Tribune

News channel or source: https://kathmandutribune.com/rss-commentarynepali-congress-debacle-in-election-who-to-blame-what-are-the-reasons/
Publication date: Wednesday 13 December 2017

RSS COMMENTARY: Nepali Congress' debacle in election – who to blame, what are the reasons?Kathmandu TribuneKATHMANDU — Who will be the new Prime Minister — Prachanda or KP Oli? Will the unification of CPN (Maoist-Centre) and CPN-UML eventually take place? Shouldn't Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba resign from party president on moral grounds ...and more »

News Nepal » Culture: Yantra 6.0, a tech-art exhibit, on show

News channel or source: http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2017-12-13/yantra-60-a-tech-art-exhibit-on-show.html
Publication date: uesday 12 December 2017

Established in February 1993, the Kathmandu Post, Nepal’s first privately owned English broadsheet daily, is today Nepal’s leading English language newspaper, with a daily circulation of 82,000 copies. This makes the Post Nepal’s second-most widely ...

News Nepal » Culture: Tread softly - The Indian Express

News channel or source: http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/editorials/tread-softly-nepal-elections-left-alliance-india-diplomacy-4980016/
Publication date: uesday 12 December 2017

The Indian ExpressTread softlyThe Indian ExpressHowever, New Delhi must ask itself if it needs to invest so much in Nepal's domestic politics to build influence. Religious, cultural and social ties between people in the two nations make it impossible for India to be indifferent to political ...and more »

News Nepal » Culture: WEEK OF PRAYER: Mountaineering family weathers Nepal challenge

News channel or source: http://bpnews.net/49994/week-of-prayer-mountaineering-family-weathers-nepal-challenge
Publication date: Friday 01 December 2017

So Radford, his wife, Sarah*, and their children have planted their lives in Nepal to take the hope they have to the hard-to-reach people of the mountains. Getting to the 28 people groups in their country -- each group with its own language and culture and ...

News Nepal » Culture: In harmony with nature - Daily Pioneer

News channel or source: http://www.dailypioneer.com/vivacity/in-harmony-with-nature.html
Publication date: onday 11 December 2017

Daily PioneerIn harmony with natureDaily PioneerThe festival was an attempt to emphasise and raise awareness of this rich and common heritage shared by BIMSTEC, an international organisation comprising of India, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bhutan. Due to the geographical ...

News Nepal » Culture: Support of all essential needed to preserve Newari culture: Prez

News channel or source: https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/support-of-all-essential-needed-to-preserve-newari-culture-president/
Publication date: Sunday 03 December 2017

she lauded the Jyapu community for their dedication in preserving the distinct culture of Nepal. “Support and good will of all is essential to preserve the art, culture and language of the Jyapu community, who are very rich in art and culture,” she said.

News Nepal » Culture: The politics of human rights - The Kathmandu Post

News channel or source: http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2017-12-10/the-politics-of-human-rights.html
Publication date: Saturday 09 December 2017

The Kathmandu PostThe politics of human rightsThe Kathmandu PostIf all incidents are given political culture, then voiceless citizens cannot have faith in the state. The government implemented only 14.3 percent of the recommendations made by the NHRC. The government only partially implemented 47.9 percent ...and more »

News Nepal » Culture: Nepalese Court Strikes Down Everest FKT

News channel or source: https://www.outsideonline.com/2266761/nepalese-court-strikes-down-everest-fkt
Publication date: Friday 08 December 2017

Nepal’s Ministry of Culture, Tourism, and Civil Aviation, which issued a certificate acknowledging Pemba Dorje’s record in 2004, will reportedly act in accordance with the Supreme Court ruling, according to the Himalayan Times. It is expected that ...

News Nepal » Culture: Left alliance secures easy win in Mustang - Himalayan Times

News channel or source: https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/left-alliance-secures-easy-win-mustang/
Publication date: Friday 08 December 2017

Himalayan TimesLeft alliance secures easy win in MustangHimalayan TimesThe left alliance candidate also contributed to the development of sports and culture as the chairperson of Thak Sports and Culture Development Association. CPN-UML candidate Indradhara Bista has been elected as a provincial assembly member from ...and more »

News Nepal » Culture: Nepal hosts Asia for Animals

News channel or source: http://nepalitimes.com/article/nation/global-animal-conference-in-Kathmandu,4078
Publication date: hursday 07 December 2017

“What we want is a cruelty free society. It’s innate in our culture.” said Shah. “I’m positive, in this day and age that Nepalis are a progressive people. ” Nepal’s animal rights movement scored a major victory just days before the conference ...

News Nepal » Culture: 5 things Pakistanis can experience in Nepal - Daily Times

News channel or source: https://dailytimes.com.pk/155237/5-things-pakistanis-can-experience-nepal/
Publication date: Friday 08 December 2017

Daily Times5 things Pakistanis can experience in NepalDaily TimesPakistan is rich in its own history, culture and natural heritage. Likewise, Nepal also presents it's architecturally, culturally and naturally rich heritage sites but in a different style and design. UNESCO has listed 10 world heritage sites of Nepal ...

News Nepal » Culture: Double amputees to be barred from climbing mountains - Himalayan Times

News channel or source: https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/double-amputees-barred-climbing-mountains/
Publication date: uesday 05 December 2017

Himalayan TimesDouble amputees to be barred from climbing mountainsHimalayan TimesIn this recent photo taken in Kathmandu, US Ambassador Alaina B Teplitz (Left) and British Ambassador to Nepal Richard Morris (Right) shown wishing double amputee Hari Budha Magar (Centre) a luck for his upcoming Mt Everest expedition. Photo: THT ...

News Nepal » Culture: Nepalese lodge of Tashi and Lakpa Sherpa, who have ties to Grand County, burns down - Sky Hi News

News channel or source: https://www.skyhinews.com/news/nepalese-lodge-of-tashi-and-lakpa-sherpa-who-have-ties-to-grand-county-burns-down/
Publication date: uesday 05 December 2017

Sky Hi NewsNepalese lodge of Tashi and Lakpa Sherpa, who have ties to Grand County, burns downSky Hi NewsLast week Tashi and Lakpa Sherpa's world turned upside down when the mountain lodge in Nepal the couple called their home, and which served as the source of their livelihoods, burned down in a late night fire. Grand County has a strong culture of ...

News Nepal » Culture: From a refugee camp in Nepal to the Great Australian Dream - Bega District News

News channel or source: http://www.begadistrictnews.com.au/story/5100943/from-a-refugee-camp-in-nepal-to-the-great-australian-dream/?cs=24
Publication date: onday 04 December 2017

Bega District NewsFrom a refugee camp in Nepal to the Great Australian DreamBega District NewsPerceiving the Nepalese culture and language as a threat to the unity of Bhutan, in the 1980s the government decreed that all citizens wear Bhutan national dress and speak the national language. My father took part in demonstrations against the new ...and more »