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First ever summit of Gyalchen peak of Jugal mountain range a success [PICTURES]

  • Jun 11, 2019

Last April, group of 7 climbers including 4 guides ascended the summit of Gyalchen mountain of Jugal mountain range (6151m) for the first time. It took 11 days for the group to reach the peak from Kathmandu. A member of the group, Milan Tamang informe

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First ever summit of Gyalchen peak of Jugal mountain range a success [PICTURES]

  • Jun 11, 2019

Last April, group of 7 climbers including 4 guides ascended the summit of Gyalchen mountain of Jugal mountain range (6151m) for the first time. It took 11 days for the group to reach the peak from Kathmandu. A member of the group, Milan Tamang informe

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Chinese tourism to US drops for 1st time in 15 years

  • May 28, 2019

After more than a decade of rapid growth, Chinese travel to the U.S. is falling. And that has cities, malls and other tourist spots scrambling to reverse the trend.   Travel from China to the U.S. fell 5.7% in 2018 to 2.9 million visitors, according to the National Travel and Tourism Office, which co

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Chinese tourism to US drops for 1st time in 15 years

  • May 28, 2019

After more than a decade of rapid growth, Chinese travel to the U.S. is falling. And that has cities, malls and other tourist spots scrambling to reverse the trend.   Travel from China to the U.S. fell 5.7% in 2018 to 2.9 million visitors, according to the National Travel and Tourism Office, which co

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Chinese tourism to US drops for 1st time in 15 years

  • May 28, 2019

After more than a decade of rapid growth, Chinese travel to the U.S. is falling. And that has cities, malls and other tourist spots scrambling to reverse the trend.   Travel from China to the U.S. fell 5.7% in 2018 to 2.9 million visitors, according to the National Travel and Tourism Office, which co

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Famed Sherpa climber helps Nepal kids reach greater heights

  • May 21, 2019

Apa Sherpa has stood on top of the world more times than all but one other person. Now he wants to make sure no one feels compelled to follow in his footsteps. As a boy growing up in Nepal, Sherpa dreamed of becoming a doctor, but poverty and lack of education steered him to a far more 

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Famed Sherpa climber helps Nepal kids reach greater heights

  • May 21, 2019

Apa Sherpa has stood on top of the world more times than all but one other person. Now he wants to make sure no one feels compelled to follow in his footsteps. As a boy growing up in Nepal, Sherpa dreamed of becoming a doctor, but poverty and lack of education steered him to a far more 

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Famed Sherpa climber helps Nepal kids reach greater heights

  • May 21, 2019

Apa Sherpa has stood on top of the world more times than all but one other person. Now he wants to make sure no one feels compelled to follow in his footsteps. As a boy growing up in Nepal, Sherpa dreamed of becoming a doctor, but poverty and lack of education steered him to a far more 

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Indian climber dies, Irishman missing in Nepal mountains

  • May 17, 2019

  KATHMANDU, Nepal— An Indian climber has died descending from the summit of Mount Makalu while an Irishman fell on Mount Everest and is missing, a mountaineering official

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