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Nepal eyes world record with Dead Sea of plastic bags

Volunteers make a map of the Dead Sea out of 100,000 used plastic bags collected in Kathmandu.

Teaching Children Regardless of Grade

Educators in a remote valley in India devised a community approach to instructing students when teachers were sparse. It’s catching on.

Nepal festival celebrates 'day of the dogs'

Kukur Tihar honours dogs as they are considered to be the most loyal friends to humans.

Nepalese festival celebrates 'day of the dogs'

Kukur Tihar honours dogs as they are considered to be the most loyal friends to humans.

Himalaya storm leaves nine dead on Nepal's Mt. Gurja

A renowned South Korean climber was among nine people killed when a vicious snowstorm hit their camp on Nepal's Mount Gurja.

Himalayan storm: Climbers' bodies removed from Nepal mountain

The nine climbers died when a violent storm destroyed their camp on the Himalayan peak of Gurja.

Nine dead on Nepal's Mt. Gurja after snowstorm, officials say

A renowned South Korean climber was among nine people killed when a vicious snowstorm hit their camp on Nepal's Mount Gurja, according to officials.

At least 8 climbers dead after snowstorm in Nepal, police say

Eight members of a climbing expedition are dead and another is missing after a snowstorm at Nepal's Mount Gurja, police in the South Asian country said.

Nepal storm kills climbers on Himalayan peak Gurja

Nine die when a violent storm destroys their camp on the Himalayan peak of Gurja.

Snowstorm Kills at Least 8 Climbers in Nepal

The climbers were killed near their base camp on Mount Gurja in the Himalayas. Among the dead and the missing were five South Koreans, including a world-record holder, and the team’s local guides.