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 17 2014 // Nepal News, Slideshow
39 confirmed dead; dozens still missing in Manang, Mustang avalanches, blizzards
Update: The death toll in Himalayas avalanches and blizzards in Manang and Mustang district reached 39 on Saturday, the officials involved in rescue operation said. Kathmandu: The government officials, trekking agencies and security forces are carrying out the search and rescue jobs in the snow storm...