Published on Oct 22 2014 // Business, Interview, Slideshow
Government should declare Pokhara as a Special Tourism Zone
Basu Tripathi, Former Member of Nepal Tourism Board, is one of the leading tourism entrepreneurs in Pokhara. Owner of Adam Treks’ and Expedition and Hotel Adam, Mr Tripathi is in tourism sector for over two decades. Sushil Koirala of sopannews.com caught up with Tripathi to discuss about Pokhara’s...

Published on Oct 22 2014 // Business, Nepal News, Slideshow
PAC wants Nepal Tourism Board CEO’s suspension on corruption charge
CEO of NTB Niraula Kathmandu: The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Legislative-Parliament has asked the government to immediately suspend Acting Chief Executive Officer of Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) Subash Niraula for his involvement in massive financial corruption. Today’s meeting of the PAC...

Published on Oct 15 2014 // Nepal News
Breaking: A total of 16 persons were killed in Mustang avalanche including seven foreigners, the Western Regional Police Office, Pokhara, confirmed. Four Canadians and an Indian died after being buried in massive snowfall in the latest incident of snowfall coupled with rain caused due to Hudhud Cyclone. Police...

Published on Oct 15 2014 // Nepal News
Kathmandu: At least four persons including three foreigners were killed after being trapped in heavy snowfall in Nepal’s mountainous district Manang, local media reported. Identity of those killed in the snowfall is not yet confirmed. The dead bodies of the tourists were recovered at Damkyam,...