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'Sherlock Holmes' of Nepal's Himalayas dies at 94

'Sherlock Holmes' of Nepal's Himalayas dies at 94

Elizabeth Hawley built a reputation as one of the most authoritative voices on Himalayan mountaineering after moving to Nepal in 1959 as a journalist, where she continued to live up to her death.

Dhungar, the age-old smoking technique

Dhungar, the age-old smoking technique

Who does not like the smokey flavour of charcoal in their food — whether it is meat or vegetables, everyone likes the classic rusty flavour.

Bodies of Nepal plane crash victims found

Bodies of Nepal plane crash victims found

Emergency workers have found the bodies of all 23 passengers and crew killed when their plane crashed into a mountainside in western Nepal, the army said yesterday.