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Pakistan, Nepal to play in world’s second women’s blind cricket series in December

Pakistan, Nepal to play in world’s second women’s blind cricket series in December

The world’s second women blind cricket series will be played between Pakistan and Nepal during the visitors tour to Pakistan in December

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August 2, 2018

 
Nepal lose maiden ODI to Netherlands after heartbreaking collapse

Nepal lose maiden ODI to Netherlands after heartbreaking collapse

Nepal suffered a dramatic collapse when they lost nine wickets for just 49 runs to go down to a 55-run defeat to the Netherlands in their maiden one-day international on Wednesday.

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August 2, 2018

 
Nepal top court overturns ban on climbers with disabilities

Nepal top court overturns ban on climbers with disabilities

Nepal’s Supreme Court overturned a government ban on double amputees and blind people from scaling Mount Everest and other mountains in the country. A five-member bench, headed by Chief Justice Deepak Raj, issued the verdict on Wednesday. In March, the apex court had issued a stay order on the government move allowing disabled climbers to…

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June 28, 2018

 
Pakistan to name its first blind women’s cricket team in September

Pakistan to name its first blind women’s cricket team in September

The Pakistan Blind Cricket Council (PBCC) will finalise a 17-member national women’s team in September to play a five-match Twenty-20 series against their Nepalese counterparts when the visitors will tour Pakistan in December. PBCC Director Bilal Satti, talking to APP, said the first phase of the training camp of the blind female cricket players will…

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June 28, 2018

 
As water shortages grow, ‘Day Zero’ becomes everyday in India

As water shortages grow, ‘Day Zero’ becomes everyday in India

BANGKOK: Parched Cape Town, in South Africa, has managed to push back its “Day Zero” – an estimate of when taps in the city could run dry – to 2019 after successful water-saving efforts. But in India, “Day Zero” has come and gone for residents in many parts of the country, where taps failed long…

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April 25, 2018

 
Lifted by India, South Asia regains growth lead, still lags on jobs

Lifted by India, South Asia regains growth lead, still lags on jobs

ISLAMABAD, April 15, 2017 – South Asia is the fastest growing region in the world–according to the latest report by the World Bank.  This is largely driven by India’s growth rebound and is not consistent among countries. Despite accelerating global growth and trade, exports remain weak. Progress on fiscal consolidation is slow, and deficits are…

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April 16, 2018

 
Nepal to do battle with MCC and Dutch at Lord’s

Nepal to do battle with MCC and Dutch at Lord’s

London: Nepal, recently granted full one-day international status, received another boost on Monday after being invited to contest a T20 tournament with the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) and the Netherlands at Lord’s. The Nepalese — who now have both ODI and T20 international status — will play the tournament on July 29, the MCC announced….

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March 26, 2018

 
Nepal secure ODI status for the first time

Nepal secure ODI status for the first time

Harare, March 15: Nepal cruised to a six-wicket victory over Papua New Guinea in Harare on Thursday to claim one-day international status for the first time. Nepal bowled out their opponents for only 114 in a play-off game at the World Cup qualifying tournament and chased down the small target with 27 overs to spare….

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March 15, 2018

 
Bangladesh plane carrying 71 people crashes in Nepal

Bangladesh plane carrying 71 people crashes in Nepal

KATHMANDU: A Bangladeshi aircraft carrying 67 passengers and four crew crashed on Monday while coming in to land at the airport in the Nepali capital, Kathmandu, an airport official said, adding that 17 people on board had been rescued. The state of the other people on the flight from the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka, operated by…

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March 12, 2018

 
Pakistan committed to SAARC’s objectives: PM

Pakistan committed to SAARC’s objectives: PM

KATHMANDU: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said Pakistan attaches great importance to South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation and remained committed to its principles and objectives of its Charter. In a speech during his visit to the SAARC Secretariat on Tuesday, Prime Minister Abbasi said Pakistan had always strived to make the regional body a…

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March 6, 2018

 
6th SAARC Business moot in Khathmandu on March 16

6th SAARC Business moot in Khathmandu on March 16

KATHMANDU: South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Chamber of Commerce and Industry is set to organize its sixth Business Leaders Conclave, in Kathmandu, Nepal on March 16-18, 2018. The event would be organized in collaboration with Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI), in partnership with Friedrich Naumann Foundation (FNF) and with…

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February 2, 2018

 
Scaling new heights: Nepal’s woman becomes mountain guide

Scaling new heights: Nepal’s woman becomes mountain guide

KATHMANDU: When Dawa Yangzum Sherpa first set her sights on being a mountain guide, she was told it was no job for a girl. Now she has proved her doubters wrong, becoming Nepal’s first woman to earn a prestigious international qualification. Last month, the 27-year-old completed a rigorous course run by the Swiss-based International Federation…

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January 20, 2018

 
Meet the first woman to climb Mount Everest twice in 5 days

Meet the first woman to climb Mount Everest twice in 5 days

Anshu Jamsenpa completed her second ascent to the top of Mount Everest this year on May 21. NEWS DESK: Most people don’t make it to the top of the world once. But mother-of-two Anshu Jamsenpa, aged 38, has done it five times, all from the South Col route on the Nepalese side of Mount Everest…

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December 27, 2017

 
Nearly 600 dead in S. Asia floods

Nearly 600 dead in S. Asia floods

NEW DELHI: Nearly 600 people have died and millions have been affected by monsoon floods in South Asia, officials said Saturday, as relief and rescue operations continued. The latest floods and landslides in the subcontinent began in the second week of August, as the annual monsoon strengthened its grip over the northern and eastern parts…

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August 19, 2017

 
At least 220 dead in India, Bangladesh, Nepal floods

At least 220 dead in India, Bangladesh, Nepal floods

SAPTARI: At least 221 people have died and more than 1.5 million been displaced by monsoon flooding across India, Nepal and Bangladesh, officials said Tuesday, as rescuers scoured submerged villages for the missing. In Nepal, severe flooding has left tens of thousands of homes totally underwater in the populous southern lowlands, with nearly 20 percent…

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August 15, 2017

 
Floods kill 165 in India, Nepal and Bangladesh

Floods kill 165 in India, Nepal and Bangladesh

KATHMANDU: At least 165 people have died and thousands have fled their homes as monsoon floods swept across Nepal, India and Bangladesh, officials said Monday, warning the toll could rise as the extent of the damage becomes clear. Three days of relentless downpours sparked flash floods and landslides that have killed at least 70 people…

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August 14, 2017

 
Badminton: Pakistan beat India to win doubles title in Nepal

Badminton: Pakistan beat India to win doubles title in Nepal

LAHORE: Pakistan badminton duo of Irfan Saeed & Azeem Sarwar won the Men’s Double title in the Nepal Annapurna International Badminton Championships defeating Indian pair at Kathmandu, Nepal on Wednesday. They beat Anjan Buragohain & Ranjan Buragohain from India by 21-16, 21-15 in the final in which they outshone them in all departments of the…

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July 5, 2017

 
WATCH: Ex-Pakistan Army officer goes missing in Nepal

WATCH: Ex-Pakistan Army officer goes missing in Nepal

A retired Pakistan Army lieutenant colonel (retd.) Habib Zahir went missing in Nepal. He was called for a job interview in Nepal for a company named Strategic Solution.

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April 9, 2017

 
Search continues for missing ex-Pakistan Army officer

Search continues for missing ex-Pakistan Army officer

ISLAMABAD: Search is ongoing for the ex-Pakistan Army officer who went missing in Nepal, Samaa reported on Sunday. According to details, Lieutenant Colonel (retd.) Habib Zahir was called for a job interview in Nepal for a company named Strategic Solution. The email for the job interview was sent by a person named Mark Thompson who…

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April 9, 2017

 
Leopard shuts down Nepal airport

Leopard shuts down Nepal airport

KATHMANDU: Nepal had to close its only international airport for around half an hour on Monday after a leopard was spotted close to the runway. A spokesman for the airport in Kathmandu said wildlife and security officers were searching for the animal, believed to be hiding in the drains, after it was spotted by a…

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April 3, 2017

 
Pakistanis are happier than Indians: report

Pakistanis are happier than Indians: report

According to The World Happiness Report 2017, India is ranked below countries like Pakistan, China and Nepal on a list that features the happiest countries in the world. India came in at a dismal 122 on a list that featured the world’s happiest countries. The report places Pakistan on number 80, China on number 79…

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March 21, 2017

 
 
 
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