Nepal has international reputation in paragliding securing 2nd position after Japan in Asian Games 2018 held in Indonesia. Similarly, bungy jumping of Bhote-Koshi is supposed to be the first of its type in South Asia. In trekking, Great Himalayan Trail is a world renowned adventurous trekking trail from east to west of Nepal at an altitude of 5000 meters along with Annapurna circuit trek.
General shutdown in nine eastern districts today
Paanchthar, Aug. 13: The Federal Limbuwan Party has announced a general shutdown of nine districts in the east today. The party has said that it has called for the banda in protest against the failure of the State to implement the agreements reached with it in the past and for demarcating provinces without the basis of identity.
As a result, daily life in Paanchthar, Ilam, Taplejung, Terhathum, Jhapa, Morang, Sunsari, Dhankuta and Sankhuwasabha has been affected since early morning today. The market, educational institutions and factories remain closed with public transport not in regular service as well.RSS
The Media Council Bill that the government has registered in the National Assembly has been dragged into controversy. Media workers have also been divided...