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Travel with a purpose: Leisure, culture meet in 'Jojo's Diary of Asia ... -
She will also visit Lumbini, the famous birthplace of Buddha and a sacred place for Buddhists around the world, and Pokhara, one of the most popular global trekking destinations. Last but not the least, Jojo will also try her first Dragon dancing ...

Animal sacrifice banned during Nepal festival - The Times of India - Times of India

Times of India
NEW DELHI: In a significant move that may also be termed as a major victory for animal welfare activists across the globe, Nepal's temple trust on Tuesday announced to cancel all future animal sacrifice at the country's Gadhimai festival — the world's ...
Animal Sacrifice Banned in Nepal Festival - The New Indian ExpressThe New Indian Express

Mum of baby saved after Nepal quake says 'the world has forgotten us' | Daily ... - Daily Mail

Daily Mail
'The world has forgotten us': Miracle baby saved by a metal chair as bricks rained down on him and pulled crying from the rubble after 22 HOURS in Nepal earthquake is homeless and hungry. Sonit was pulled from his flattened home the day after the quake ...

ADB: Nepal could lose funding if no improvement | MONEY | :: The Kathmandu ... - Kathmandu Post

Kathmandu Post
KATHMANDU, JUL 27 - Asian Development Bank (ADB) Director General Hun Kim on Monday warned that Nepal could lose potential resources from the ADB if the performance of the projects financed by it did not improve. As per the ADB report, Nepal had ...
ADB: Nepal could lose funding if no improvement | Business - eKantipurE Kantipur

Concert at CSPS Hall to benefit Nepal quake victims | TheGazette - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Jim Slosiarek/The Gazette Suresh Basnet (right) prays April 28 as others light candles during a vigil for the people of Nepal at NewBo City Market in Cedar Rapids. Basnet is helping organize a concert Saturday that will serve as a fundraiser for ...

Nepal may remove 'secularism' from new Constitution

The key term of 'secularism' may be dropped in Nepal's new Constitution as it is not considered "appropriate" by many people, according to top Nepali leaders.

July 27, 2015 — Pictures of the Day

Photos from India, Philippines, the West Bank and Lebanon.

Peter Hillary fundraiser for school in Nepal a hit in Cromwell | - Southland Times

Southland Times
Kim Logan, Jason Laing, Peter Hillary and Tim Hawkins at a fundraiser for Nepal held in Cromwell in July. A group of Cromwell students has rasied over $12,000 for a school in Nepal. Co-organiser of the fundraiser Tim Hawkins said the fundraiser held on ...

Global Village Gifts hosting Night for Nepal - : Local News - Cache Valley Daily

Cache Valley Daily
A Nepalese man walks past damaged houses one month after the deadly 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Monday, May 25, 2015. Two powerful earthquakes devastated Nepal on April 25 and May 12, killing nearly 8,700 people and injuring ...
Captivating Photos of the Survivors of the Nepal Earthquake | Arts & Culture ...Smithsonian
Trekking area in Nepal given green light after earthquake | News | Travel ...TTG Digital
The headlines might have stopped, but many parts of Nepal are still in states ...The Independent

Nepal police arrest 11 in suspected human sacrifice killing of boy | Fox News - Fox News

Fox News
More than 80% of Nepal's 28 million people are Hindus. Many frequently sacrifice animals such as goats or buffalo to appease the gods. Shaman healers and mystics are commonly consulted in the Himalayan nation, especially in remote villages with limited ...
Boy killed in Nepal 'human sacrifice' case - Sky NewsSky News Australia
Young Nepalese boy slain in human sacrifice ritual - CNN.comCNN
Nepal boy slain in human sacrifice ritual - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNLHawaii News Now
New York Times -The Guardian