Headline News October 29, 2016

October 29, 2016

Regional integration – prospects and challenges ahead
Financial Express Bangladesh
Non-tariff measures (NTMs) constitute a substantial portion of trade restrictiveness for Bangladesh, India and Nepal. Exporters and importers in …

Sunkoshi River best for rafting
Himalayan Times
White water rafting in Nepal in recent times has shown a steady increase in popularity among both locals and tourists; Sunkoshi River in Kavre being …

An initiative for empowerment of tribal women
The Hindu
He is in-charge of activities in India and Nepal. Mr. Bortej said Microcredit for Mothers helps women in Asia to set up their own business through small …

NEPAL-DAILYLIFE
Reuters
NEPAL-DAILYLIFE/ – RTX2QXNA Couple enjoys the view from a hilltop in Kathmandu A couple enjoys the view from a hilltop in Kathmandu, Nepal …

Quake-levelled school in Nepal village rebuilt with Quebecers’ help
CBC.ca
Two weeks ago, flowers and tea were prepared for a special celebration outside a newly rebuilt school in the isolated village of Chheskam, Nepal.

A star like nun other
Columbia Daily Tribune
KATHMANDU, Nepal — There is one Buddhist nun everyone in Nepal knows by name — not because she’s a religious icon and a UNICEF good will …

Kailali banana farmers lose out to cheaper imports
Republica
Nepali traders are importing banana at the rate of Rs 12 for a bunch of 12 pieces. Production cost of Nepali banana is around Rs 25 per 12 pieces.

100 children disappears from Nawalparasi in past three years: Police
Nepali Headlines
… Hari Koirala made this revelation at the children conference in collaboration with local Jagrit Children and Youth Sarokar Kendra Nepal and a dozen …

Nepal storyteller uses photos and few lines to reveal lives
The Daily Progress
In this Monday, Oct. 17, 2016 photo, Nepalese photographer Jay Poudyal chats with an elderly man in Kathmandu, Nepal. Inspired by the similar …