Dozens of families from Nepal have come to Cleveland Heights to escape dictatorship and live a better life. Many of the families don’t know much about the United States, so it was quite a cultural shock.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar arrived in Kathmandu, Nepal on Wednesday for the 5th Joint Commission Meeting. Jaishankar was received by Nepal's Foreign Secretary Shankar Das Bairagi and Indian Ambassador to Nepal Nilamber Acharya.
Nepal must make training and experience in high altitude climbing mandatory for all climbers on Mount Everest and other high peaks, a government panel said on Wednesday, following the deadliest climbing season in four years. Mia Womersley reports
As the world has their eyes on Tokyo 2020, 16-year-old speed climber Pancha Maya Tamang of Nepal is more motivated than ever now that her sport has been allowed into the Olympics for the first time ever.
This nunnery has an empowering claim to fame—it’s the only one in Nepal where the nuns practice martial arts. The nuns of the Buddhist Drukpa Order train three hours a day, and they break bricks with their bare hands. Heroes in their country,..
Lebanese national Tima Deryan recalls how she scaled Everest earlier this year amid a record number of deaths. After two challenging months spent climbing and training at base camp, her historic climb makes her the first woman in Lebanon to reach the..
Occurred on August 26, 2018 / Pokhara, Nepal Info from Licensor: "Went on a nice paragliding trip over the Himalayas. My guide didn’t speak English and had no idea what was happening. Worst adventure ever."
Dr. Sanduk Ruit is an ophthalmologist on a mission to restore sight to Nepal’s blind. He is the executive director of the nonprofit Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology in Kathmandu, Nepal, and has operated on more than 130,000 patients. He has..
A bizarre bootleg 'Disneyland' in Nepal, with no connection to the real Disney, is a hair-raising place to visit.
Unlike the gloss of its American namesake, the dodgy Disneyland in Nepal is full of rusty rides, including some that travel..
This is the moment a three-storey house collapsed in northern India due to flash floods on Wednesday (June 17).
Local student Gautam Kumar filmed the incident on the Lakhandei River in Bihar state's Sitamarhi at around 6am.
The residents on the..
Floods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential rains in the initial days of monsoons wreaked havoc. Grace Lee reports.
Gates of Kosi Barrage in Nepal were opened on Saturday that led to flooding of Jogbani in Araria district of Bihar.
The water has inundated railway tracks at Jogbani station.
The water level is expected to rise further.
Scientists have been perplexed by "fast radio bursts" (FRBs) or blasts of radio waves from distant galaxies since they were first detected years ago. The FRBs are usually about one-thousandth of a second, making it impossible to pinpoint their..