Nepal

Floods, landslides after monsoon rain kill dozens in Nepal

At least 27 people have been killed throughout Nepal and many missing after heavy flooding and landslides.

Floods, landslides after monsoon rain kill dozens in Nepal

Asia

Aid worker jailed in Nepal for child sexual abuse

A Canadian national sentenced to nine years in jail a month after he was convicted of sexually abusing children.

Aid worker jailed in Nepal for child sexual abuse

Asia

Drought in Nepal: Farmers struggle with lack of water

Climate change in Nepal is forcing people to come up with new ways to cope.

Asia

Thousands in Nepal protest against cultural 'guthi' bill

Demonstrators gathered in Kathmandu despite PM Khadga Prasad Oli announcing the controversial bill would be withdrawn.

Thousands in Nepal protest against cultural 'guthi' bill

Women's Rights

US global gag rule abortion policy 'killing women': IWHC

Report highlights 'devastating impact' of Trump's reinstatement of ban on foreign aid to groups that discuss abortion.

US global gag rule abortion policy 'killing women': IWHC

Asia

Four bodies, 11 tonnes of rubbish collected in Everest clean-up

Officials have not been able to estimate exactly how much rubbish is on Everest, as some is still covered by snow.

Four bodies, 11 tonnes of rubbish collected in Everest clean-up

Nepal

Nepal on high alert for general strike after explosions

Police arrest 12 people in connection with the blasts as Maoist splinter group enforces strike across the country.

Nepal on high alert for general strike after explosions

Nepal

Four killed in three explosions in Nepal's Kathmandu

Police say they suspect the blasts may have been the work of a splinter group of former Maoist rebels.

Four killed in three explosions in Nepal's Kathmandu

Nepal

Death toll on Everest reaches 10 for climbing season

Latest victim, Robin Haynes Fisher, 44, died early Saturday at 8,700 metres after returning from the summit.

Mount Everest death toll reaches 10 for this climbing season

Mount Everest

Nepal: Three Indian climbers die on Mount Everest

The death toll on the world's highest peak this season goes up to six.

Nepal: Three Indian climbers die on Mount Everest

Mount Everest

Nepal climber scales Mount Everest for record 24th time

A native mountaineering guide Kami Rita ascends the world's highest peak for the second time in just a week.

Nepal climber scales Mount Everest for record 24th time

Mount Everest

Nepal climber scales Mount Everest for record 23rd time

Native Sherpa mountaineering guide breaks his own record of most successful ascents of the world's highest peak.

Nepal climber scales Mount Everest for record 23rd time

Asia

Nepal earthquake: Four years on, people await reconstruction

Nepal's miracle baby was rescued 22 hours after a devastating earthquake, but his destroyed house is yet to be rebuilt after four years.

Opinion

The spectre of a new Maoist conflict in Nepal

Following a decade-long insurgency and a tumultuous peace process, a new conflict might be in the making in Nepal.

Gyanu Adhikari

by Gyanu Adhikari

Gyanu Adhikari

Asia

3 die as jet hits parked helicopter at takeoff near Mount Everest

Airport in Lukla is often referred to as the world's most dangerous because of the short runway and difficult approach.

3 die as jet hits parked helicopter at takeoff near Mount Everest