Retrieval of passengers’ remains in Nepal’s remote Mount Everest region continues. When their craft went down in bad weather, all 14 people on board
MPs in Nepal have voted for an extension to the parliament’s term, paving the way for an end to political deadlock that has caused international
A British environment campaigner has become the first person to swim in a glacial lake on Mount Everest.
Thousands gather in Nepal for a peace march to demonstrate against the ongoing Maoists’ strike, but violent clashes break out near the march between
Former communist rebels and their supporters launched a general strike in the Nepalese capital Katmandu on Sunday, following a rally demanding
A South Korean mountaineer was making her way back to base camp on Mount Annapurna in the Himalayas on Wednesday after becoming the first woman to
Dozens of Tibetan exiles protested in Nepal and India to mark the anniversary of a failed uprising against China’s rule over their homeland.
Nepal’s sixth international elephant festival.
Nepal’s cabinet has taken an unusual step in meeting outdoors amid the frigid thin air of Mount Everest to highlight the dangers of climate change
Riot police have clashed with Maoist activists protesting against Nepal’s government.
Thousands of demonstrators converged on Kathmandu in the
Experts fear that these glaciers in the Himalayas are shrinking. Temperatures here have risen by 1.1 degrees celsius over the last 100 years. The
Security forces in Nepal are on high alert after the Prime Minister resigned in a row over who is in charge. The premier sacked the head of the army
The Dalai Lama has intensified his criticism of China on the 50th anniversary of the failed Tibetan uprising that led to his exile.
From his base
Fourteen foreign tourists have died in a plane crash in Nepal, as the aircraft they were travelling in attempted to land at a remote airport known as
It is feared the death toll may rise after an accident on the world’s second-highest mountain.
At least nine people are known to have perished
‘Go or be forced out’ was the unambiguous message to Nepal’s king from the government should he refuse to leave the Royal Palace. King Gyanendra is