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also Kat·man·du  (kăt′măn-do͞o′, kät′män-)
The capital and largest city of Nepal, in the central part of the country in the eastern Himalaya Mountains. It was founded c. 723 and was a Gurkha capital from 1768 until the late 1700s.
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Kingdom of Nepal, Nepal - a small landlocked Asian country high in the Himalayas between India and China
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A glacier in the Everest region of Nepal, in the Solukhumbu district some 140km northeast of Kathmandu. Image Credit: AFP
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Dominating the Kathmandu skyline, the three-storey Taleju Temple looks down upon the Kathmandu Valley.
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Kathmandu -- Pakistan and Nepal have agreed to enhance cooperation in political, economic, defence and cultural fields.

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