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Regional Cooperation Framework for Conservation in the Kailash Sacred Landscape -India, China and Nepal

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

Nagarkot/Kathmandu, Nepal Representatives from China, India and Nepal have developed a draft Regional Cooperation Framework for conservation and sustainable development of the Kailash Sacred Landscape. The Landscape covers the area linked culturally and geographically to the sacred mountain — also known as Kang Rinpoche, Gangrenboqi Feng, and Kailasa Parvata – which spreads across all three [...]

India pushes for bilateral investment protection pact with Nepal

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

India pushes for bilateral investment protection pact with Nepal Print this articlePrint article | Send this article to a friend E-mail article | Post comment | View comments Kathmandu, Nov 29 (IANS) The Indian government and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) are pushing for a quick inking of a Bilateral Investment Protection Agreement (BIPA) [...]

Regulator calls on government to open up VoB segment

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

Tuesday, 30 November 2010 Regulator calls on government to open up VoB segment Nepal’s telecoms regulator the Nepal Telecommunication Authority (NTA) has called on the Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) to open up the country’s market to allow voice-over-broadband (VoB) services. Republika reports that such services form a core part of the IT development [...]

Kathmandu Int’l Mountain Film Festival to be held in Nepal

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

KATHMANDU, Nov 30, 2010 (Xinhua via COMTEX) — The 8th Kathmandu International Mountain Film Festival (KIMFF), organized by Himal Association, is going to be held on 9-13 December in Nepali capital Kathmandu. According to a press release of the Himal Association, 62 films covering a wide array of subjects — including conflict, culture, climbing, wildlife, [...]

Super Model Helena Christensen In Nepal

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

Supermodel Helena Christensen in Nepal to highlight effects of global warming Associated Press Last update: November 22, 2010 – 7:54 AM KATMANDU, Nepal – Supermodel Helena Christensen has spent three days in villages in southern Nepal as part of her campaign to highlight the effect of global warming on poor and rural communities. The Danish [...]

What do Hilary Clinton, Sarah Ferguson, and the PM of Nepal have in common?

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

http://www.blogher.com/month-maternal-health-what-do-hilary-clinton-sarah-ferguson-and-pm-nepal-have-common This Month In Maternal Health: What do Hilary Clinton, Sarah Ferguson, and the PM of Nepal have in common? September 23, 2009 12:32 pm by Her Bad Mother in Health ShareEmail September has been a good month for those of us concerned about the issue of maternal health. Usually it can be difficult to [...]