Two traditional rival parties are vying for the lead in Nepal's constituent assembly election, partial results have revealed. They show the Communist Party of Nepal (United Marxist-Leninist) leading with ...
And after that night, we started out again from Yak Kharka to Thorung Phedi – Phedi meaning 'foot of the mountain', and as the name implies, traditionally the last stop before the pass. (There is one other possible stop beyond, Thorung ... FULL ARTICLE AT Travellerspoint
"When we talk about women in business it is about more than sewing, knitting and household work," Menuka Gurung, 19 I was born and raised in Kathmandu. My parents moved to the capital from a village after they got married ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Observer
Dil Kumari was nine years old when her parents sold her into servitude. Although she felt angry, it wasn’t much of a surprise. “Even children aged seven or eight used to be sold so it was normal,” the 20-year-old ... FULL ARTICLE AT TIME Magazine
KATHMANDU, 12 December 2013 (IRIN) - Seven years after Nepal emerged from a decade of conflict that killed some 18,000 people, according to the government, there is scant access to mental healthcare even in cities, a situation mirrored in the ... FULL ARTICLE AT IRIN News
Source: IRIN Country: Bangladesh, Cambodia, Nepal, Sri Lanka KATHMANDU, 12 December 2013 (IRIN) - Seven years after Nepal emerged from a decade of conflict that killed some 18,000 people, according to the government, there is scant access to mental healthcare ... FULL ARTICLE AT Relief Web
Nepal (Nepali: नेपाल [neˈpaːl] (help·info)), officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is a landlocked country in South Asia and is the world's youngest republic. It is bordered to the north by the People's Republic of China, and to the south, east, and west by the Republic of India. With an area of 147,181 square kilometers and a population of approximately 30 million, Nepal is the... Full Article At Wikipedia.org