Aircraft moved to runway, TIA likely to resume from afternoon

KATHMANDU, March 7:The Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) has claimed that the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), closed since three days following mishap of the Turkish Airlines´ aircraft, will resume operation from Saturday afternoon.

Manager Purna Prasad Chudal at TIA informed that the aircraft has been successfully moved to the runway. [More]

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Ruling camp for wasting no more time

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TIA to remain closed for intn´l flights till 10 am today

KATHMANDU, March 7: Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), the only international airport in the country closed since Wednesday morning after the Turkish Airlines aircraft crashlanded at the airport, will remain


India beats West Indies by 4 wickets at World Cup

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2,600yo human brain found intact thanks to oxygen-free clay mud

LONDON, March 6: One of the oldest human brains ever to be discovered was probably preserved for more than 2,000 years thanks to mud, archaeologists claim. The

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KOHIMA, March 6: A man, accused of raping a girl, was beaten to death day after being pulled out of a jail by a mob at Dimapur in Nagaland. A mass protest

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All international flights at TIA cancelled till 4 pm tomorrow


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