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Nepal Earthquake Death Toll Crosses 8500 - TexasNepal

Nepal Earthquake Death Toll Crosses 8500

May 17, 2015 | TexasNepal Reporter

The death toll from the April 25 devastating earthquake that was followed by several aftershocks including the powerful one on May 12 has reached 8,567 as of Sunday morning (May 17), according to the latest updates made available by the Ministry of Home affairs.


Nepalese Society of Texas raises over $100,000 for Nepal Earthquake Victims - TexasNepal

Nepalese Society of Texas raises over $100,000 for Nepal Earthquake Victims

May 11, 2015 | Mk

Nepalese Society of Texas (NST) has raised over 100,000 USD for the earthquake victims of Nepal. They have also sent out two teams of volunteers to serve the victims directly at various places in Nepal.


विद्यालय सन्चालनमै समस्या, ११ लाख बढी विद्यार्थी प्रभावित (भिडियोसहित) - TexasNepal

विद्यालय सन्चालनमै समस्या, ११ लाख बढी विद्यार्थी प्रभावित (भिडियोसहित)

May 11, 2015 | Avi

नयाँ शैक्षिकसत्र सुरु हुनेबित्तिकै आइलागेको विपत्तिका कारण विद्यार्थीहरुको पठनपाठन सुरु नै हुन पाएको छैन । सरकारले आगामी जेठ १ गतेदेखि विद्यालयहरु सन्चालन गर्ने निर्णय त गरेको छ तर कसरी भन्ने बाटो देखाएको छैन । त्यसमाथि निजी विद्यालयहरुको हकमा के गर्ने भन्ने अन्योल झन् बढेको छ ।


Load-shedding To Be Reduced by 2 hours From Saturday - TexasNepal

Load-shedding To Be Reduced by 2 hours From Saturday

Apr 24, 2015 | TexasNepal Reporter

The Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) today announced to reduce load-shedding to 47 hours weekly to be effective from Saturday, April 25, 2015 (Baisakh 12, 2072).


Suspect In Fr Gaffney Murder Arrested After 18 Years - TexasNepal

Suspect In Fr Gaffney Murder Arrested After 18 Years

Apr 21, 2015 | TexasNepal Reporter

18 years after the incident, police have finally arrested the suspected murderer of Father Thomas Gaffney, the founder of St Xavier's School, Jawalakhel. Gopal Khadka of Dolakha confessed to the crime.


TIMS Cards Mandatory For Foreign Trekkers In Nepal - TexasNepal

TIMS Cards Mandatory For Foreign Trekkers In Nepal

Apr 21, 2015 | TexasNepal Reporter

Following a joint meeting held on Monday (April 20, 2015), Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) and Trekking Agencies' Association of Nepal (TAAN) have made it mandatory for foreign tourists travelling to all trekking areas in Nepal to get Trekking Information Management System (TIMS) cards starting next week.


Nepali Films Chocolate & Tata Bye-Bye Featured In San Francisco Global Movie Fest - TexasNepal

Nepali Films Chocolate & Tata Bye-Bye Featured In San Francisco Global Movie Fest

Apr 20, 2015 | TexasNepal Reporter

For the first time, two Nepali films, Chocolate and Tata Bye-Bye , are being screened at the San Francisco Global Movie Fest to be held from 7-16 August, 2015.


Entertainment & Adventure-Filled 10th Sundance Music Festival - TexasNepal

Entertainment & Adventure-Filled 10th Sundance Music Festival

Apr 20, 2015 | TexasNepal Reporter

One of most anticipated outdoor festivals of the year, the 10th annual Rip Curl Sundance Music Festival, finally took place over the weekend (April 18-19, 2015) at The Last Resort in Sindhupalchowk.


Team Smart Energy Meter Wins 2015 NASA SpaceApps Challenge - TexasNepal

Team Smart Energy Meter Wins 2015 NASA SpaceApps Challenge

Apr 17, 2015 | TexasNepal Reporter

Kathmandu participated in the 2015 NASA SpaceApps Challenge for the third year in a row. The capital was one of over 130 cities across the globe to take part in the competition. Team Smart Energy Meter was named the winner.


President’s Condolence Message For Former PM Thapa’s Passing Away - TexasNepal

President’s Condolence Message For Former PM Thapa’s Passing Away

Apr 17, 2015 | TexasNepal Reporter

To mourn the demise of former Prime Minister Surya Bahadur Thapa, the government declared a national holiday on Friday (17 April 2015). Expressing sorrow over the loss of leader Thapa, President Dr Ram Baran Yadav in the condolence message, prayed for the eternal peace of the departed soul and also extended regards to his family and relatives.


Load Shedding Decreased, 55 Hrs Weekly (New Schedule Available) - TexasNepal

Load Shedding Decreased, 55 Hrs Weekly (New Schedule Available)

Apr 17, 2015 | TexasNepal Reporter

Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has announced a decrease in load shedding. The power cut will now be 55 hrs a week. Here is the updated new schedule applied from April 17, 2015, Friday (Baisakh 4, 2072) until further notice.


Beyond Selflessness: Maggie Doyne For CNN Hero 2015 - TexasNepal

Beyond Selflessness: Maggie Doyne For CNN Hero 2015

Apr 12, 2015 | TexasNepal Reporter

28-year-old Maggie Doyne has been nominated for this year's CNN Hero for her contribution to Nepali society by educating children and women.


China Proposes To Build Rail Tunnel To Nepal Under Mt Everest - TexasNepal

China Proposes To Build Rail Tunnel To Nepal Under Mt Everest

Apr 12, 2015 | TexasNepal Reporter

China has proposed the Nepal government to build a rail tunnel beneath Mount Everest. According to various reports, the neighbouring nation is extending a railway line linking the capital of Tibet to Nepal via a tunnel under the tallest mountain in the world.


193 UN Member State Flags to Take Over Mt Everest - TexasNepal

193 UN Member State Flags to Take Over Mt Everest

Apr 8, 2015 | TexasNepal Reporter

In a symbolic message for world peace and friendship, the national flags of 193 countries are being fluttered atop Mt Everest. The national flags of the UN member states would be hoisted on the top of the world's highest peak by the members of the 'Mt Everest Expedition for World Peace and Friendship-2015' of the World Peace Miteri Forum Nepal.


बन्दकर्ताले रोकिराखेको ट्याक्सी यसरी जलाए, चालकले भागेर ज्यान जोगाए(भिडियोसहित) - TexasNepal

बन्दकर्ताले रोकिराखेको ट्याक्सी यसरी जलाए, चालकले भागेर ज्यान जोगाए(भिडियोसहित)

Apr 7, 2015 | Avi

एकीकृत माओवादी नेतृत्वको ३० दलीय विपक्षी मोर्चाले गरेको तीन दिने आमहड्तालकोे पहिलो दिन काठमाडौंको कोटेश्वर तनावग्रस्त देखियो ।एकाबिहानै बन्दकर्ताले कोटेश्वरमा रोकि राखेको एउटा बस र एउटा ट्याक्सीमा आगजनी गरेका छन् ।


Load Shedding Decreased to 59 Hrs Weekly, New Schedule Available - TexasNepal

Load Shedding Decreased to 59 Hrs Weekly, New Schedule Available

Apr 5, 2015 | TexasNepal Reporter

Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has announced a decrease in load shedding. The power cut will now be 59 hrs a week. Here is the updated new schedule applied from April 4, 2015, Saturday,


गैडाले अस्पतालमा पसेर एक महिलाको ज्‍यान लियो, ६ घाइते (भिडियो) - TexasNepal

गैडाले अस्पतालमा पसेर एक महिलाको ज्‍यान लियो, ६ घाइते (भिडियो)

Mar 30, 2015 | Avi

हेटौंडा बजारमा सोमबार बिहान पसेको गैडा । गैंडाको आक्रमणबाट एक महिलाको ज्‍यान गएको छ भने ६ जना घाइते भएका छन् ।


Australia Defeats Neighbour New Zealand, Becomes 5-Time Cricket World Champs - TexasNepal

Australia Defeats Neighbour New Zealand, Becomes 5-Time Cricket World Champs

Mar 29, 2015 | TexasNepal Reporter

Australia has become five-time Cricket world champion after beating New Zealand in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015.