Nepal | November 17, 2019

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    Rai, Comati win world’s toughest high-altitude trail race

    KATHMANDU: Suman Kulung Rai and Anna Comati won the ninth Everest Trail Race, the world’s toughest high-altitude trail race, which concluded in Lukla yesterday. In the men’s category, Rai completed six stages from Dhap Patale to Lukla of Solukhumbu district in 20 hours, 51 minutes and 36 seco...

  • Kathmandu

    956 gambling dens dismantled across country in three years

    Kathmandu, November 16 On October 27, police raided a house in Maharajgunj and arrested 25 high-profile and affluent gamblers with Rs 26.7 million, the single-biggest seizure of cash from a gambling den in the country. In addition to legal action on gambling charge as per the new penal code, t...

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    Taiwan, LGBT, rainbow flag

    Singapore court to hear legal challenges on gay sex ban

    KUALA LUMPUR: As a Singapore court prepares to hear a series of legal challenges to a law that bans gay sex, LGBT+ activists on Tuesday called for the "right" verdict to be delivered so similar reforms can be triggered across other parts of Asia. Like many other former British colonies, Singapore...

  • Entertainment

    Ariana Grande tells fans she’s struggling with an illness

    NEW YORK: Singer Ariana Grande is telling her fans that she has a bad sinus condition that has made her “very sick” and might force her to cancel upcoming shows on her world tour. Grande, 26, says in videos posted Saturday on Instagram that “my throat and head are still in so much pain....

  • Business

    NEA plans to minimise energy wastage

    Kathmandu, November 16 Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has introduced a strategic plan to increase electricity consumption in the country and directed all the distribution centres across the country to upgrade their transformers. Speaking at a work agreement ceremony held here today with NEA...

  • Science & Technology

    China tests Mars lander in international cooperation push

    HUAILAI: China invited international observers to a Thursday test of its Mars lander as it pushes for inclusion in more global space projects. The demonstration of hovering, obstacle avoidance and deceleration capabilities was conducted at a site outside Beijing simulating conditions on the Red P...