QATAR AIRWAYS’ CHEFS GET CREATIVE FOR THAI AND SRI LANKAN NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS

QATAR AIRWAYS’ CHEFS GET CREATIVE FOR THAI AND SRI LANKAN NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS
DOHA, Qatar – Qatar Airways is proud to celebrate the Thai and Sri Lankan New Years on select flights and in the Al Safwa First Class and Al Mourjan Business lounges by offering special menus delivering the flavours of both countries in the sky and on the ground. Thai New Year will be celebrated on 13 to 14 April on select inbound flights from Bang...

AWARD-WINNING WEEK FOR QATAR AIRWAYS’ AMENITY KITS

AWARD-WINNING WEEK FOR QATAR AIRWAYS’ AMENITY KITS
DOHA, Qatar – Qatar Airways has had an award-winning start to April, taking home the top accolade for its new Economy amenity kits at both the OnBoard Hospitality awards and at Pax International last week. Mr. Rossen Dimitrov, Qatar Airways Senior Vice President Customer Experience, said: “Winning two awards in one week for our recently launched...

QATAR AIRWAYS SUPPORTS WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY

QATAR AIRWAYS SUPPORTS WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY
09 Apr 2017: DOHA, Qatar – To mark World Autism Awareness Day on 2 April and support the UN World Autism Awareness campaign, Qatar Airways has partnered with Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) to offer a programme of activities to employees of the national carrier during the month of April. The activities are designed to increase awareness and deepen ...

Fire continues to rage in Sakhuwa destroying 40 plus houses

Fire continues to rage in Sakhuwa destroying 40 plus houses
Lahan, April 10: At least 40 houses were destroyed after a fire broke out at a Dalit community in Sakhuwa Nankarkati-8, Siraha. The fire that started this evening from the dried hay of local Harinarayan Mandal has destroyed 40 houses of 25 families. Sub-Inspector of Area Police Office, Maheshbari, Ram Krishna Chaudhari said that the fire is yet to...

27 houses gutted in fire in Sunsari

27 houses gutted in fire in Sunsari
Itahari, April 9: As many as 27 houses have been gutted by a fire that broke out at Barah Municipality of Sunsari district today. According to a local Rabin Ghimire, the fire is yet to be brought under control. Locals and police are making efforts to douse the fire with the help of fire engines. He added that the fire was spreading in the locality...

Chinese ambassador Hong calls on President Bhandari

Chinese ambassador Hong calls on President Bhandari
Kathmandu, April 7: Chinese ambassador to Nepal Yu Hong paid a courtesy call on President Bidya Devi Bhandari at latter's residence at Shital Niwas today. The meeting centered on further strengthening mutual relations between Nepal and China, said a statement issued by the President Office.

Motorcyclist dies in head-on collision

Motorcyclist dies in head-on collision
Banepa (Kavrepalanchok), April 6: A man was killed when a Dhulikhel-bound tipper truck (Ba 4 Kha 3551) collided head on with a motorcycle (Ba 83 Pa 2778) he was riding at Banepa-7 in the district today. The deceased has been identified as Binod Moktan of Ramechhap district. Injured Moktan breathed his last while being taken to hospital, said inspe...

EUROPE’S FINEST HORSES TRAVEL IN COMFORT TO EPPLEY

EUROPE’S FINEST HORSES TRAVEL IN COMFORT TO EPPLEY
DOHA, Qatar – Fifty of the finest European equine guests were treated with exceptional care and attention as they were transported to Eppley Airfield in Omaha, Nebraska, where the world’s best riders and horses will compete at the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping and FEI World Cup™ Dressage Finals from 29 March to 2 April. Qatar Airways Cargo provid...

Bisket Jatra festival begins in Tokha

Bisket Jatra festival begins in Tokha
Kathmandu, March 27: Bisket Jatra festival has begun in historical and ancient Tokha of Kathmandu for this year. The festival began after erecting a wooden pole at a chowk near the local Ganesh Temple. The Bisket Jatra is celebrated here to welcome the New Year. A procession of Bhairav is taken out during the festival, celebrated till Baishakh 6...

Implementation of Dalit rights challenging: Minister Shripali

Implementation of Dalit rights challenging: Minister Shripali
Kathmandu, March 21: Minister for Youths and Sports Daljit Shripali has said although Dalit people were conferred on numerous rights through new constitution, implementation was quite challenging. During a programme organized here to mark the 52nd International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, Minister Shripali, however, said some ...