China

Xi warns China's adversaries of 'crushed bodies, shattered bones'

China's president issues warning amid continuing Hong Kong protests, and Xinjiang criticism.

Xi warns China's adversaries of 'crushed bodies, shattered bones'

AJ IMPACT

China, Nepal sign trade, infrastructure and security deals

China's Xi also pledges financial aid as he becomes first Chinese leader to visit Nepal in more than 20 years.

China, Nepal sign trade, infrastructure and security deals

REWIND

The Gift of Sight: Nepal's Eye Care Revolution

World-recognised eye doctor pioneers technique to treat curable blindness, returning sight to country's poor.

Sexual assault

Nepal parliament speaker arrested over rape allegations

A woman has accused Krishna Bahadur Mahara of assaulting her while drunk at her apartment last month.

Nepal parliament speaker arrested over rape allegations

Sexual assault

Nepal's parliament speaker resigns after woman alleges rape

Woman accuses Krishna Bahadur Mahara of assaulting her while drunk at her apartment in capital Kathmandu on Sunday.

Nepal's parliament speaker resigns after woman alleges rape

Global Warming

A rescue pilot's perspective on Everest's melting glaciers

With a bird's eye view of the Himalayas, pilots can see the effect climate change is having on glaciers.

A rescue pilot's perspective on Everest's melting glaciers

AJ Impact

India, Nepal open South Asia's first cross-border oil pipeline

Pipeline is latest step to mending ties between neighbours after protests and a border closure in 2015.

India, Nepal open South Asia's first cross-border oil pipeline

Child rights

UN committee faults Nepal in child labour and torture case

Human rights committee says Nepalese child was subjected to forced labour, arbitrary arrest and torture in custody.

UN committee faults Nepal in child labour and torture case

Nepal

After Everest deaths, Nepal panel proposes new rules for climbers

Eleven climbers were killed or went missing on the 8,850-metre mountain in May.

After Everest deaths, Nepal panel proposes new rules for climbers

Human trafficking

The South Asian women trafficked to Kenya's Bollywood-style bars

Victims from Nepal, India and Pakistan are lured to work in East African adult entertainment industry.

The South Asian women trafficked to Kenya's Bollywood-style bars

Asia

Monsoon floods: Death toll rises to more than 660 in South Asia

Severe floods and lightning kill at least 666 across India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Pakistan as monsoon takes its toll.

Asia

Nepal court orders reinstatement of pesticide tests on produce

Nepal to resume pesticide testing of fresh produce from India after government stops checks.

Asia

Death toll climbs to 200 as South Asia copes with monsoon rains

Millions of people are affected and hundreds of thousands displaced across India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Pakistan.

Death toll climbs to 200 as South Asia copes with monsoon rains

Asia

Nepal village community struggles to cope with floods

In Nepal's Rautahat district, people say they are tired of the recurring floods and broken promises by national leaders.

Asia

Scores killed, millions displaced as monsoon batters South Asia

Floods and landslides wreak deadly havoc from the Himalayan foothills to low-lying camps housing Rohingya refugees.

Scores killed, millions displaced as monsoon batters South Asia