The expedition was led by experienced South Korean climber Kim Chang-ho, who has climbed the world's 14 highest mountains without using supplemental oxygen.
'Eight people including members of a South Korean expedition team have been killed in western Nepal apparently due to snowstorm,' said police spokesman Sailesh Thapa.
The airline operated three flights on Saturday -- two with China-made Y12e plane while one with Twin Otter aircraft, an official spokesperson said.
The award ceremony was organised to honour the best-in-class in the field of Tourism and Hospitality Industry Sector in India and Nepal.
Although the number of wild tigers dropped by more than 95 per cent since the 20th century, now, for the first time in conservation history, their numbers are on the increase.
The $2.5 billion deal with the Gezhouba Group to build the Budhi Gandaki hydroelectric project was scrapped last year by the previous government, citing lapses in the award process. State-run…
The Indian prime minister was accorded the guard of honour at Kathmandu after his arrival on Thursday morning.