Asia

Fears of violence as Nepal cracks down on Maoist splinter group

Up to 100 members of Communist Party of Nepal jailed as faction blasts government's dialogue efforts.

Fears of violence as Nepal cracks down on Maoist splinter group

Nepal

Nepal set to double tiger population under WWF global plan

Nepal's efforts to increase its tigers are part of a 13-country plan to double the number of tigers worldwide.

Nepal set to double tiger population under WWF global plan

Asia

Access to Chinese ports a 'huge deal' for Nepal

Nepal granted access to Chinese ports in a move that will end New Delhi's monopoly over Kathmandu's trade routes.

Nepal gets access to China ports, analysts say it's a 'huge deal'

Asia

#justicefornirmala: anger spreads in Nepal over police 'cover-up'

Protests continue in Nepal against alleged police mishandling in the Nirmala Panta rape and murder case.

Nepal

One dead in Nepal rally demanding action over teen's rape, murder

Police fired at angry protesters in western city of Mahendranagar, killing a teenage boy and injuring dozens.

One dead in Nepal rally demanding action over teen's rape, murder

Nepal

Nepal urged to repeal new law over press freedom concerns

New criminal code makes sharing confidential information an offence that deserves prison sentence.

Nepal urged to repeal new law over press freedom concerns

Nepal

Female activists in Nepal call for equality on citizenship bill

The proposed bill would could women to have a Nepalese husband to pass on their citizenship to their children.

Arts & Culture

Nepal's stolen gods

Since the 1980s, authorities estimate thieves have plundered tens of thousands of Nepalese antiquities.

Nepal's stolen gods

101 East

Nepal: The Great Plunder

Investigating how antiquities stolen from the Himalayas end up in museums and private collections around the world.

Nepal

Monsoon floods kill more than 50 across Nepal

Flooding and landslides caused by heavy monsoon rains leave thousands homeless across the country.

Monsoon floods kill more than 50 across Nepal

Asia

Modi uses soft power to mend ties with Nepal

Indian prime minister highlights religious and cultural linkages between the two neighbours during his two-day trip.

India's Modi uses cultural ties to mend ties with Nepal

Asia

India's Prime Minister Modi on two-day state visit to Nepal

Not everyone in Janakpur is celebrating Modi's visit, with many still angry about India's five-month blockade in 2015.

Poverty & Development

Living in the shadow of Nepal's Rara National Park

Al Jazeera revisits a remote village in Mugu district only to find that it remains abandoned by the state.

Living in the shadow of Nepal's Rara National Park

Nepal

Feuding among Nepal's communists threatens merger

Analysts say ruling communist party and its junior ally, the Maoists, are 'in permanent chaos' over governance.

Feuding in Nepal's communist alliance threatens merger

Asia

Thousands of Nepal quake survivors still in makeshift shelters

Thousands of survivors of a massive earthquake from three years ago, say the government has not lived up to its promise of providing them with permanent housing.