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Asia

Nepal boxers fight for international stardom

Nepal’s maiden professional boxing championship has begun in the capital Kathmandu.

Asia

Mountaineers flock to Nepal for climbing season

Mountaineers from around the world have gathered in Nepal for the spring climbing season. Nearly 300 people have died attempting to climb Everest, but the mountain continues to draw climbers

Asia

Nepal restores cultural sites after earthquake

It has been two years since a powerful earthquake hit Nepal and killed more than 9,000 people. Local communities are now trying to restore the capital city's cultural heritage.

Asia

Nepal's village women tackle water crisis

In the mountain villages of Nepal, farming communities are facing acute water shortages. Natural springs and aquifers are drying up, but some women are building artificial ponds or 'recharge basins' to collect rainwater and refill local aquifers.

Arts & Culture

Nepal's film industry looks beyond Bollywood

Post-conflict cinema is creating niche in the Himalayan nation where India's Hindi language films rule the box-office.

Features

Nepal's Upper Mustang sees tourism boom

Visitors flock to former seat of Tibetan kingdom for festivals and taste of Buddhist culture near China border.

India

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.