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  1. FILE PHOTO: A picture illustration shows a WeChat app icon in Beijing

    Nepal says bans WeChat Pay, Alipay

    Nepal has banned popular Chinese digital payment apps WeChat Pay and AliPay saying payments from the unregistered systems were illegal and ...
  2. Over 150,000 Chinese holidaymakers visited Nepal last year, many using digital wallets

    Nepal bans Chinese digital wallets

  3. Nepali mountaineer Kami Rita Sherpa has reached the summit of Mount Everest 24 times

    Sherpa climbs Everest twice in a week for record 24th

  4. A laborer sits on top of the debris of a monastery damaged during the 2015 earthquake, in Swayambhu

    Commentary: Years after deadly earthquake, Kathmandu rises from the rubble

    The human toll and damage to Nepalese culture from the 2015 earthquake was huge, says Queen's University Belfast Urmi Sengupta.
  5. FILE PHOTO: Mount Makalu is seen in this aerial view next to Chomo Lonzo peak

    Two Indian climbers dead, Irishman missing in Nepal's Himalayas

    Two Indian climbers died and an Irish mountaineer is missing on the Himalayan peaks of Nepal, officials said on Friday, taking the number of ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: -PHOTO TAKEN 14MAR05- A view of the Kanchenjunga mountain along the Himalayan mountain

    Two Indian climbers die on Mount Kanchenjunga in Nepal

    Two Indian climbers died near the summit of Mount Kanchenjunga during an expedition on the world’s third highest mountain in Nepal, their hiking ...
  7. Chinese members of a guard of honour hold Nepalese and Chinese flags ahead of a welcoming ceremony

    Nepal probes journalists for Dalai Lama news

    Three Nepali journalists are being probed for circulating a news item on the Dalai Lama, officials said Tuesday, in a sign of growing Chinese ...
  8. A team of experienced mountaineers waited for powerful jet streams raging around the top of Everest

    Everest sees first summits of 2019

    Eight Nepali climbers reached the top of Mount Everest on Tuesday, opening the route for a potentially record number of climbers to summit the ...
  9. Decades of commercial mountaineering have turned Mount Everest into the world's highest rubbish

    Everest braces for record year amid overcrowding fears

    The tented city at the foot of Mount Everest is bustling as mountaineers brace for potentially the busiest year yet on the world's highest peak, ...
  10. Shaggy tale: Nepal's army says the footprints are likely those of a bear

    Nepal refutes Indian Army's abominable yeti claim

    Nepal's army Friday refuted the Indian military's hairy claim that its soldiers had discovered yeti footprints in the Himalayas, saying they were ...