Apr 16 2017 | 08:39 pm
The bus mafia controlling Nepal’s smog-choked capital
Kathmandu: Nepal’s government is trying to tackle rising pollution levels in the smog-choked Kathmandu Valley, but standing in the way is a powerful bus mafia that controls the capital’s roads.
Apr 13 2017 | 07:24 pm
Experts, policy makers and youth seek cooperation for Climate Action at IPCC Event
Kathmandu: More than 250 experts, policy makers, government officials, journalists, and youth convened in Kathmandu this week to discuss climate change in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH). After sharing studies and experiences about climate change in the region, they discussed ways to combine their efforts to create meaningful action against the impacts of rising temperatures […]
Apr 12 2017 | 10:57 am
Nepal should invite Trump for a visit to clear his doubts about climate change: German Parliament VP
Kathmandu: Nepal should invite US President Donald Trump to make time to visit the Himalayan nation in order to let him see for himself whether climate change is an invention of some scientists, or is it a reality of today’s world, said Vice President of German Bundestag (Parliament) Claudia Roth at the conclusion of her […]
Apr 10 2017 | 10:17 am
Rare one-horned rhino killed by poachers Chitwan national park
Kathmandu: A rare one-horned rhino has been killed by poachers in Nepal’s largest habitat of rhinos, Chitwan National Park, on Saturday.
Apr 05 2017 | 08:25 pm
First world survey finds 9,600 tree species risk extinction
Rio: The first ever global database of trees on Wednesday revealed that 9,600 tree species are threatened with extinction and identified a total of 60,065 in existence.
Apr 03 2017 | 09:26 pm
Nepal relocates 2 one-horned rhinos as part of conservation plan
Chitwan: Nepal government on Monday relocated two one-horned rhinoceros from the country’s central-south to the far-west, in a bid to maintain variation, prevent epidemic danger and increase the population of the endangered species.
Feb 12 2017 | 10:37 pm
New species of bird discovered in Nepal
Kathmandu: Nepal has recorded a new species of bird from upper Dolpa, the largest district of mid-western development region.
Feb 03 2017 | 01:02 pm
Experts assess ecosystems, climate change adaptation in Hindu Kush Himalaya
Kathmandu: More than 30 international and government experts from 10 countries have gathered in Nepal’s capital to participate in two-day regional policy workshop on Adaptation Outlook for the Hindu Kush Himalaya region, which kicked off on Thursday.
Jan 20 2017 | 12:27 pm
Study of past warming suggests apparent rise in sea levels in long term
Washington D.C: If history is a guide, sea levels could rise much higher than previously predicted, a new study said Thursday.
Dec 04 2016 | 06:57 pm
GLOF intervention initiatives create safer lives for people in Everest region
By Shristi Kafle Solukhumbu: Until few a months ago Nawang Thame, a Sherpa from the Jorsale village in the Khumbu region in the district of Solukhumbu, used to have sleepless nights because he was living in fear that the glacial lake Imja, located a few kilometers away from the world’s highest peak Mt. Everest, could […]
Apr 23 2017 | 09:21 pm
Dubai to welcome largest Arabian Travel Market yet
Apr 23 2017 | 09:09 pm
Nepal to hold local body elections in two rounds
Apr 23 2017 | 09:03 pm
In Nepal earth quake injured stalked by disability two years on
Apr 23 2017 | 03:43 pm
Voting begins in French presidential election