"Some guys poured fuel on my house and set it alight. The next morning workers were already pulling down my house."
Natalya Tatjana Strezhniova
""This is something that happened in the past, and of course it will happen in the future again.""
Director, Museum of Natural History Vienna & Professor, University of Vienna
""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
Travellers waded through deep water at Janakpur Airport in Nepal on Sunday (August 13) after landslides and flooding triggered by heavy rain killed
Members of Nepal's LGBT community made their mark at a popular festival in the conservative Hindu-majority country
An 85-year-old man from Nepal, who was attempting to become the oldest person to climb Mount Everest, has died.
A Taiwanese hiker who was rescued after being stranded in the Himalayas for 47 days has returned home.
The "Swiss Machine" died in a fall while preparing to climb Mount Everest in Nepal.
A Swiss climber has died while preparing to climb Mount Everest, the world’s highest mountain.
For three years, Russia’s Valery Rozov had dreamt of base jumping off the Himalayan mountain Cho Oyu, the sixth highest peak in the world.
Russia's Valery Rozov has beaten his own world basejumping record in the Himalayas
With adventure TV shows in over 200 countries, numerous books and merchandising deals Grylls' schedule is timed to the minute, luckily we managed to grab him between takes as he filmed the latest camp
A bus in Nepal has slipped off a narrow mountain road killing at least 33 people and injuring 28 others.
An Indian climber has died on Mount Everest, becoming at least the third person to be killed on the mountain in as many days.
A Dutch climber has died while descending from Everest.
One year on from the first of two devastating earthquakes in Nepal feelings of frustration, disappointment and despair are evident. As MPs took part
Almost a year after twin earthquakes battered Nepal, life in the Himalayan nation is still far from normal.
Twenty three people – all 20 passengers and three crew – have been killed in a plane crash in Nepal on Wednesday morning. The Twin Otter plane
Nepal has a new president, and for the first time, it’s a woman. The Himalayan nation’s parliament on Wednesday (October 28) chose Bidhya Bhandari
Concern is mounting for earthquake-hit communities in Nepal amid a stuttering recovery and the onset of winter.
Nepal has adopted its first democratic constitution, a historic step which creates a secular, federal system following a campaign to create a modern
Nepal’s constitution is set to be formally declared by President Ram Baran Yadav at a ceremony on Sunday (September 20).
The new charter, which was
Monday, June 15, marked an important and significant moment for Nepal. Less than two months after two devastating earthquakes struck the Himalayan