Chitrakar families in the Nepalese capital of Kathmandu were renowned traditional painters and sculptors who depicted gods and goddesses on temples, masks of Hindu deities and posters for various religious celebrations.
The Opec Fund for International Development (OFID) has contributed more than $13 million to a $453 million financing package that will support the construction of a landmark hydroelectric plant in central Nepal.
Xi Jinping on Saturday became the first Chinese president in more than two decades to visit Nepal, where he is expected to sign agreements on several infrastructure projects.
Squeezed between two Asian giants – China and India – Nepal is finding creative ways of maximising economic benefits from both and staying out of the region’s geopolitical competition.
The world's shortest man who could walk, as verified by Guinness World Records, died Friday at a hospital in Nepal, his family said.
Police in Nepal have detained 122 Chinese nationals in its biggest crackdown on crime by foreigners entering the country on tourist visa, officials said on Tuesday. The chief of police in the capital, Kathmandu, Uttam Subedi, said 122 Chinese men and women
Leak from a gas heater which was reportedly on inside the room while the windows and doors were closed is beleived to be the cause of tragedy. However, there is no official confirmation.
An overloaded bus plunged down a hill in central Nepal, killing at least 11 and injuring 108 people, an official said on Saturday. The packed bus was ferrying passengers
A Nepalese mountaineer has climbed all five of Pakistan's highest mountains above 8,000 metres - K2, Nanga Parbat, Broad Peak and Gasherbrum I, II -- in just 23 days, the media reported on Sunday.