Headline News October 28, 2016

Nepal Open Taekwondo Championship is going to held in Kathmandu- 2017
Republica
According to the program coordinator and Board of Director, Mr. Love Prasad Gorkhali, in total, 45 Nepalese former players and coaches from Nepal, …

Many Nepalis in US uneasy about Trump
Republica
I can bring change here through politics but not back in Nepal now,” said Gurung who was attending Democratic Party rally in Manchester earlier this …

Oil imports
Republica
KATHMANDU, Oct 29: The import of cooking oil during festive season is increasing by passing year. Each year Nepal imports cooking oil worth more …

‘Everest: Where dream ends and reality starts’
Himalayan Times
With exceptional work and support from Tashi Lakpa Sherpa (Seven Summits) and Ram Nepal (Alpine Rescue Service), we were ready to look at how …

A step-by-step guide to making diyo, Nepali traditional earthen lamps
Online Khabar (English) (satire) (blog)
While electric lights from China and India have flooded the market now, there was a time when Nepalis used to light traditional earthen lamps to …

Ferocious Beauty: Wrathful Deities from Tibet and Nepal
Home & Design Magazine (blog)
screen-shot-2016-10-28 Himalayan artworks depicting wrathful Buddhist deities are the subject of this exhibit at The Walters Art Museum in Baltimore.

Princess Beatrice attends 2016 Asia Game Changer Awards
Royal Central
Over the last 30 years, Dr. Ruit has returned sight to hundreds of thousands of cataract patients in Nepal and other countries in the developing world, …

Rara becoming popular destination
Nepali Headlines (satire) (press release) (blog)
Nepal’s biggest lake, Rara, has become a popular destination for both internal and external tourists with access to road reaching there. It may take …

Search continues for missing Israeli hiker in Nepal
JerusalemOnline
12 days after 42-year-old Amit Reichman went missing in Nepal, the team from Magnus International Search and Rescue continues to search for the …

India and Nepal agree to expedite infrastructure, cross-border connectivity projects
Hindustan Times
Nepal and India have agreed to expedite various projects related to infrastructure and cross border connectivity for Nepal’s reconstruction bid.

Indian Salesian college launches first web radio in Nepali
Vatican Radio
A Catholic Church-run college in Darjeeling, India, has become the first to launch a full-fledged web radio with 20 different programmes in Nepali …

Nepali immigrants who came to the US after the 2015 earthquake can stay a little longer
PRI
After months of organizing, the Nepali community celebrated a victory this week when the Department of Homeland Security extended a program that …

Rāto Machhindranath Jatra through the decades, with photographer Bruce McCoy Owens
Online Khabar (English) (satire) (blog)
Bruce McCoy Owens, an anthropologist from the USA, is one of the artists being featured at Photo Kathmandu 2016. His exhibition “Bungayā: Forty …

Congress will be the judge in deciding over impeachment proposal
Nepali Headlines (satire) (press release) (blog)
Nepali Congress leader and former Finance Minister, Dr Ram Sharan Mahat, today said his party would stand up as a judge in the decision over the …