Gulf Times - Nepal
Nepal's mass animal slaughter begins despite outcry

Nepal's mass animal slaughter begins despite outcry

Hindu worshippers began killing thousands of buffalo Tuesday in reputedly the world's biggest animal sacrifice, held every five years in a remote corner of Nepal, despite efforts to end the bloodshed.

18 dead after Nepal bus plunges into gorge

18 dead after Nepal bus plunges into gorge

At least 18 people died after a bus skidded off a highway in Nepal and plunged into a deep gorge on Wednesday, authorities said

Nepali scales 14 highest peaks in just over six months, becomes world’s fastest climber

Nepali scales 14 highest peaks in just over six months, becomes world’s fastest climber

A 36-year-old Nepali became the fastest climber to summit the world's 14 highest mountains on Tuesday, scaling all the mountains in just over six months, his hiking agency said, a feat other climbers have taken several years to complete.

Nepal eyes railway deal with China during Xi visit

Nepal eyes railway deal with China during Xi visit

Chinese President Xi Jinping is due to arrive in Nepal on Saturday for talks with Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli and is expected to sign a deal expanding a railway link between the Himalayan nation and Tibet ...

Nepal bus crash kills 11, injures over a hundred

Nepal bus crash kills 11, injures over a hundred

An overloaded bus plunged down a hill in central Nepal, killing at least 11 and injuring 108 people, an official said Saturday.

Embassy marks National Day of Nepal

Embassy marks National Day of Nepal

Nepal's embassy celebrated the country's National Day (Constitution Day) with a reception in Doha on Monday.

India and Nepal open South Asia’s first cross-border oil pipeline

India and Nepal open South Asia’s first cross-border oil pipeline

India and Nepal officially opened South Asia's first cross-border oil pipeline on Tuesday, a project seen as part of New Delhi's efforts to increase its influence in the Himalayan nation ...

QRCS provides emergency aid for Nepal flood victims

QRCS provides emergency aid for Nepal flood victims

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has immediately responded to the devastating flash floods in southeastern and central Nepal.

QC launches relief campaign for flood victims in Sudan, Nepal

QC launches relief campaign for flood victims in Sudan, Nepal

Qatar Charity has launched an urgent campaign to help those affected by floods in Sudan and Nepal.

UN committee faults Nepal in child labour, abuse case

UN committee faults Nepal in child labour, abuse case

A UN committee has ordered Nepal to compensate a man blocked from seeking justice after suffering years of forced labour, as well as alleged torture in custody as a child.

Qatar backs Nepal's 2020 initiative to attract tourists

Qatar backs Nepal's 2020 initiative to attract tourists

Qatar will support the Visit Nepal 2020 initiative that aims to attract 2mn foreign tourists to the Himalayan country, Qatar’s ambassador to Nepal Yousuf bin Mohamed al-Hail has said.

QVC protects Nepali job seekers' rights, ensures their welfare

QVC protects Nepali job seekers' rights, ensures their welfare

The Qatar Visa Centre (QVC) in Kathmandu has had multiple benefits for Nepali citizens looking to move to Qatar for employment, a senior official has said.