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Nepal: Waiting for the 'disappeared' -
READ MORE: Nepal's transitional injustice. "Nothing has been found," she says, nervously scratching at the wooden base of her sewing machine?? Lautan says she just wants closure. "If my husband is alive they should bring him here. If he's dead, they ...

Nepal bans Indian police pair for 'fake' Everest climb

Nepal imposes a 10-year mountaineering ban on two climbers who claimed to be the first Indian couple to have climbed Everest, officials say.

Nepal quake victims made to play reconstruction “lottery" -
Kalu Kanwar walked three hours under a scorching sun to collect compensation to rebuild his house, which was destroyed in last year's Nepal's earthquake. But he returned to his family empty handed. His home had been left off the list of damaged buildings.

Nepal bans Indian police couple for faking Mount Everest climb - ABC Online

ABC Online
Nepal has imposed a 10-year mountaineering ban on an Indian couple who faked photographs purporting to show them at the top of Mount Everest. Dinesh and Tarakeshwari Rathod, both police constables, said they reached the top of the world's highest ...
Nepal bans Indian police pair for 'fake' Everest climbBBC News
Nepal Says Indian Couple Faked Everest ClimbABC News
Indian couple are banned from climbing in Nepal for 10 years after FAKED Everest photosDaily Mail
Reuters UK -Chandigarh Tribune

Nepal govt's 'huge' medical assistance to Ram Baran Yadav raises many eyebrows - The Indian Express

The Indian Express
Latest in the list is Ram Baran Yadav, a physician-turned-politician who rose to be the first president of the country when Nepal turned into a Republic in May 2008. The cabinet has decided to bear entire expenses for his treatment of prostrate cancer ...
Nepal's former President diagnosed with prostate cancer, to be flown to USOnline Khabar (English) (satire) (blog)

Thousand Oaks boy visits Nepal school his fundraisers helped build - Ventura County Star

Ventura County Star
Deven and JoAnn Pandey of Thousand Oaks, along with their children Harmony and Akash, hike in Nepal. The family traveled to the school that Akash's ...

Nepal Puts a 10-year Entry Ban on Pune Police Couple - News18

Pune: Nepal government is understood to have put a 10-year-long entry ban on Pune-based police couple, who had allegedly made false claim about scaling the Mount Everest, a senior police official said on Monday. He, however, added that they were yet to ...
Nepal govt. bars police couple from entering country for 10 yearsThe Hindu
Nepal bans Pune police couple for 10 years over 'fake' Everest claimsThe Indian Express
Pune police await Nepal government say on Everest climb - Times ...Times of India
Mid-Day -Deccan Chronicle -Free Press Journal

Thousand Oaks boy visits school in Nepal - Ventura County Star

Ventura County Star
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO The village of Bhirsingh, which means œSteep Horn, lost 90 percent of its school to last year's massive earthquake in Nepal. Akash Pandey, 10, of Thousand Oaks, led a fundraising drive to build a new school in the village.

Nepal a Surprising Focal Point for the Global Movement for Democracy - World Affairs

World Affairs
Democracy was restored in Nepal in 1990 after three decades of absolute monarchy, but the transition was followed in 1996 by a Maoist rebellion, a decade-long civil war that took the lives of 13,000 people, and a return to monarchical control. A peace ...

Nepal a Surprising Focal Point for the Global Movement for ... - World Affairs

World Affairs
Though the international community pays little attention to Nepal, it's worth noting how the resilience of the country's democracy movement is a beacon of hope ...