Latest News for: Kathmandu flight


Delhi-bound Air India flight returned to Kathmandu after pilots heard noise during take-off

Hindustan Times 26 Nov 2023
An Air India aircraft that was to fly to Delhi returned to Kathmandu airport on Saturday evening after pilots heard a noise while taking off, according to an airline official ... Further, the official said that after checks, the A321 aircraft operated the flight to Delhi on Sunday morning.

SW China's Chongqing to resume direct passenger flights to Kathmandu

Xinhua 21 Nov 2023
21 (Xinhua) -- A direct passenger flight route linking southwest China's Chongqing Municipality and the Nepali capital Kathmandu will resume on Dec ... The inbound flight will leave Kathmandu at 9.25 a.m.

Local educator reflects on climbing the Himalayas

Cleburne Times-Review 20 Nov 2023
30, Lorenz’s next stop was Qatar, where he hopped a connecting flight to Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital city. “I am not the most confident flyer, so I was actually more nervous about the flight itself and all the connecting flights versus actually climbing and trekking,” Lorenz laughed.

The Red Suitcase: Inside the exploitation of Nepalese labour

The New Arab 10 Nov 2023
The narrative premise of The Red Suitcase is simple. The film opens with a very long take depicting a pick-up truck driver (played by Saugat Malla) waiting at the Kathmandu airport. Next, we find out that a mysterious cargo has arrived from the first daily flight from Qatar, accompanied by the titular suitcase ... We're afraid of losing our girls' ... ....

India lends helping hand to quake-hit Nepal, sends first consignment of emergency relief materials

Live Mint 05 Nov 2023
The relief materials arrived to Nepal via a special Indian Air Force C-130 flight at Nepalgunj, said the Indian Embassy in Kathmandu in a statement on Sunday. The consignment of relief materials included tents, blankets, tarpaulin sheets as well as essential medicines and ...
photo: UN / Narendra Shrestha
Secretary-General António Guterres visits Pokhara, Nepal.

View from the Himalayas | The ‘Third Pole’ is drying up

Hindustan Times 02 Nov 2023
PREMIUM Mount Everest, the world highest peak, and other peaks of the Himalayan range are seen through an aircraft window during a mountain flight from Kathmandu, Nepal (REUTERS/Monika Deupala//File Photo).

A rare brain disease, Mount Everest and a Tampa man’s struggle to grieve

Tampa Bay Times 02 Nov 2023
TAMPA — Grief took him here, 18,000 feet up the side of the highest place on Earth. Tampa attorney Nick Horner’s ascent of Mount Everest stopped on a rocky plateau ... A deep sob racked his body ... He reached out to the Nepal embassy hoping to get permission to bring some of his father’s remains but didn’t hear back by his March 22 flight to Kathmandu ... ....

Nepal, a small country far from Ukraine, is sending hundreds to war on both sides

The Spokesman-Review 22 Oct 2023
His wife helped pay $8,000 to an outfit in Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital, that made the arrangements — flights, visa and enrollment at a Russian language school — and last October, he landed in Moscow ... His sister, a pharmacist in Kathmandu, became so consumed with anxiety, she tried to stay up at night to avoid having nightmares.

Bodies of four Nepalese students killed in Israel-Hamas conflict to arrive on Sunday: Official

Hindustan Times 21 Oct 2023
HT Image ... Click to join. "Bodies of four of the ten Nepalese students killed by Hamas group in Israel are arriving in Kathmandu's Tribhuvan International Airport via Fly Dubai flight on Sunday," said the official ... ....
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A small country far from Ukraine is sending hundreds to war, on both sides

Deccan Herald 21 Oct 2023
Several months ago, Sandip Thapaliya, an out-of-work lab technician, called his sister in Kathmandu, Nepal, to share some exciting news ... His wife helped pay $8,000 to an outfit in Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital, that made the arrangements — flights, visa and enrollment at a Russian language school — and last October, he landed in Moscow.

‘I want to see his body’: Nepali dreams turn into Israeli nightmare

Al Jazeera 13 Oct 2023
Kathmandu, Nepal – Prabesh Bhandari’s dream seemed within reach at the age of 24 ... end of list ... On Thursday evening, Suraj Bhandari and 76 other Nepalese nationals who work at a farm in Kadesh Barnea in southern Israel were at Ben Gurion Airport, waiting to board an emergency flight to Kathmandu, organised by Nepal’s government ... .

‘I don’t really have any other choice’: Young Israelis around the world return home after ...

Egypt Independent 13 Oct 2023
To cope with the increasing demand, Israeli airlines El Al, Israir and Arkia added more flights on Tuesday to repatriate military reservists, Reuters reported ... In a telephone call from Nepal on Monday, prior to his flight on Tuesday, Ben said he thought there were more than 100 Israelis in Kathmandu alone trying to return.

Nepal to bring its 250 nationals from Israel, repatriation of student bodies to take time

The Siasat Daily 11 Oct 2023
Kathmandu ... For those wanting to return to Nepal, a 250-seated Nepal Airlines aircraft is flying to Tel Aviv (Israel) from Kathmandu (Nepal). As limited commercial flights are operating to and out of Israel, those wanting to return to Nepal via commercial flights, the Nepal Embassy ...