Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 22, 2014
The four Indians, who are among the 40 people killed in Nepal's worst trekking disaster, have been identified, the Indian Embassy in Kathmandu said on Tuesday.
World | Reuters | Wednesday October 22, 2014
Rescuers on Tuesday pulled out three bodies of Nepali citizens killed in last week's freak blizzards and avalanches, taking the toll in the Himalayan nation's worst trekking disaster to 43.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Rescuers in Nepal on Sunday found 12 more bodies, including those of three Indian trekkers, from the Annapurna Circuit in central Nepal, taking the toll from last Tuesday's snowstorm to 39.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Nepalese teams pulled three more bodies from the snow on Monday, as authorities prepared to end the full-scale search for survivors of a snowstorm that struck almost a week ago, leaving at least 40 dead or presumed dead.
World | Reuters | Monday October 20, 2014
Small avalanches hampered the search for Nepali porters and guides missing for six days after a devastating Himalayan storm, officials said on Monday, as rescue crews began to scale back the hunt for survivors of a disaster that killed 40 people.
Press Trust of India | Monday October 20, 2014
The Prime Minister's Office had raised the issue of high call charges to the neighbouring country with the Department of Telecom.
Sunday October 19, 2014
State-owned BSNL has reduced call rates to Nepal by about 35 per cent as the Prime Minister's Office had raised the issue of high call charges to the neighbouring country with the Department of Telecom (DoT).
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday October 19, 2014
Nepalese teams on Sunday rescued 34 more trekkers and guides stranded in the Himalayas since a snowstorm struck five days ago at the height of the hiking season but also found 12 more bodies, officials said.
World | Reuters | Saturday October 18, 2014
The death toll in a blizzard that engulfed trekkers on a popular hiking route in Nepal rose by nine on Saturday to 39, as a helicopter search spotted more bodies stranded in the rugged, snow-covered Himalayan terrain.
World | Associated Press | Friday October 17, 2014
Survivors of deadly blizzards that swept through the Himalayas this week said they were caught off-guard when the weather changed quickly along high-altitude trekking routes in northern Nepal.
World | Bhadra Sharma, Ellen Barry and Rajneesh Bhandari, The New York Times | Friday October 17, 2014
Freezing, exhausted and blinded by snow, Yakov Megreli, an Israeli medical student, had a few minutes to make a choice.
SoumitraBose | Thursday October 16, 2014
Bhawana Ghimire is the first woman CEO to run a national cricket Board in the sub-continent. She aims to take Nepal cricket to the summit of success.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 16, 2014
Nepalese rescuers on Thursday scoured Himalayan hiking routes for more than 100 trekkers who have been out of contact since a snowstorm and avalanche that have killed around 32 people, including foreign tourists and guides.
World | Bhadra Sharma and Nida Najar, The New York Times | Wednesday October 15, 2014
A blizzard and avalanche in Nepal's storied Himalayas climbing region have killed at least 20 people, nearly half of them foreigners, in the midst of the October trekking season, district officials said Wednesday. Dozens were reported missing.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 15, 2014
The body of an Indian was among nine found on Wednesday after 17 trekkers died in the Nepal Himalayas this week, official sources said.
World | Reuters | Wednesday October 15, 2014
At least 12 people, including eight foreign hikers and a group of yak herders, were killed in Nepal by unseasonal blizzards and avalanches triggered by the tail of cyclone Hudhud, officials said on Wednesday.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday October 13, 2014
The number of hungry people has declined in India with its score on the Global Hunger Index improving to 55th position in 2014 due to progress made in addressing underweight issue in children, says a report. The country's score is better than Pakista...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 9, 2014
Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, who is in Nepal to promote child nutrition, has been appointed as UNICEF's Goodwill Ambassador for South Asian region.
Thursday October 9, 2014
Actor Aamir Khan's role as the Unicef Ambassador for South Asia includes saving children from malnutrition
World | Reuters | Wednesday October 8, 2014
More than two weeks after a Nepalese hunger striker died, his frozen corpse still lies unclaimed in a hospital morgue - a grim reminder of the desperate struggle for justice by the families of victims of the decade-long civil war.