Govt’s decision to bar CM Raut from visiting US serious mistake: Bhattarai

Kathmandu, May 22 Naya Shakti Party Nepal Coordinator Baburam Bhattarai says the government’s decision to reject the US visit proposal of Province 2 Chief Minister Lalbabu Raut was a serious mistake. The decision will increase doubts and create distance between the federal and provincial government, the Naya Shakti Coordinator tweeted on the micro-blogging site Twitter. […]

Elite Sherpa perishes on Everest; toll reaches four

Kathmandu, May 22 An elite Sherpa guide helping his clients scale Everest has died on Camp II of the world’s highest peak, the company that was organising the expedition said. Damai Sarki Sherpa (38), an International Federation of Mountain Guides Association-certified mountain guide, died after falling into a crevasse near the Camp II on Mount […]