Subina Shrestha

Subina Shrestha

Subina Shrestha began her career in newspapers, and then became a documentary film maker. Her films have received several awards and been screened at festivals worldwide. She started working in TV news after Al Jazeera English launched in 2006 and has worked in several countries including India, Thailand and Myanmar. She won the Concentra Award for Outstanding Video Jouralism for her coverage of the aftermath of Cyclone Nargis.

Subina lives and works in her native Nepal and focuses on social issues, as well as on the political changes gripping the country.

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Nepal election: Hopes for earthquake recovery

More than two years after a devastating earthquake that killed about 9,000 people and left millions of others homeless, many are hoping their new elected representatives will help them rebuild.

Nepal election: Hopes for earthquake recovery

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First phase of Nepal elections sees high turnout

More than 60 percent of the over three million registered voters cast their ballots to choose federal parliament and provincial assemblies.

First phase of Nepal elections sees high turnout

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Nepal votes in key general elections

Parliamentary and provincial assembly elections expected to lay groundwork for Nepal's transition into a federal state.

Nepal votes in key general elections

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Nepal legislative election: Political divide strains family ties

Legislative elections in Nepal will turn the country into a federal democratic republic, but in smaller communities, this can mean family members running against one another.

Nepal legislative election: Political divide strains family ties

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Nepal invests in new irrigation technologies

Water sources are drying up in parts of the Himalayas and people are forced to look elsewhere for places to live and work.

Nepal invests in new irrigation technologies

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Is Nepal headed towards a communist state?

Recent merger of two communist parties has raised questions about the country's political future.

Is Nepal headed towards a communist state?

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Sinking phenomenon threatens Nepal village after earthquake

Survivors of massive Nepal earthquake had a difficult time rebuilding their lives.

Sinking phenomenon threatens Nepal village after earthquake

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Nepalese still suffer from 2015 earthquake

An entire region in Nepal on the border with China is still suffering from an earthquake that hit in 2015.

Nepalese still suffer from 2015 earthquake

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Nepalese voters elect representatives for first time in 20 years

Nepal has completed its first local elections in nearly two decades. Voting finally took place in an unstable southern province.

Nepalese voters elect representatives for first time in 20 years

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Nepal flood victims unimpressed by candidates' promises

A rare local election is being held in southern Nepal, after a 20-year wait. Villagers in Saptari district are unimpressed by candidate's promises as they try to recover from last month's monsoon floods.

Nepal flood victims unimpressed by candidates' promises

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Nepal failing to recognise Rohingya as refugees

A small number of Rohingya refugees who fled Myanmar's military crackdown have managed to reach Nepal’s capital Kathmandu.

Nepal failing to recognise Rohingya as refugees

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Monsoon floods kill more than 100 people in Nepal

Flooding caused by heavy monsoon rains has killed more than 200 people and left thousands homeless across South Asia.

Monsoon floods kill more than 100 people in Nepal