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Nepal citizenship law 'biased' against women
Draft provision in Constituent Assembly requires both parents to be Nepalese to be a citizen, impacting single mothers.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2014 09:11 GMT
Can India's Modi break the ice with Nepal?
Amid reservations, Narendra Modi's visit to Kathmandu aims to boost economic ties and rebuild trust between two nations.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2014 13:52 GMT
Timeline: Major air disasters
A recap of the worst air crashes in civilian aviation since the turn of the century.
Al Jazeera staff
Last updated: 24 Jul 2014 09:41 GMT
The gift of sight
A Nepalese doctor takes an Indonesian woman under his tutelage and brings the gift of sight to the world's destitute.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2014 13:34 GMT
Nepal moves to protect artefacts from thieves
Archaeologists trying to save Nepal's historical antiquities, worshipped for hundreds of years, from disappearing.
Last updated: 21 Jun 2014 07:00 GMT
Nepal's migrant women easy targets for abuse?
Official efforts to protect the thousands of women who travel abroad in search of work may be backfiring.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2014 09:12 GMT
South Asian anti-corruption bodies lack teeth
Corruption-fighting agencies weakened by their governments, watchdog Transparency International says in its report.
Central & South Asia
Last updated: 22 May 2014 08:40 GMT
Families of Everest guides await compensation
Relatives of sherpas killed in avalanche in April say they are still waiting for financial help promised by government.
Last updated: 05 May 2014 10:29 GMT
Seeking justice for Nepal's war crimes
Reconciliation commissions established, but critics say amnesty provisions could let perpetrators go free.
Last updated: 02 May 2014 10:16 GMT
Everest disaster prompts calls for reform
Deaths of 13 Sherpas in Nepal has shone a light on dangerous working conditions in the Everest-climbing industry.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2014 11:06 GMT
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