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News Nepal: Nepal: Bachelet condemns Dalit killings, calls for independent investigation

Published on: Thursday 28 May 2020
Nepal: Bachelet condemns Dalit killings, calls for independent investigation
News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/nepal/nepal-bachelet-condemns-dalit-killings-calls-independent-investigation

English News and Press Release on Nepal about Protection and Human Rights, Children, Women and Epidemic; published on 29 May 2020 by OHCHR ...

News Nepal: Not our job to make unnecessary political statements: Nepal Army

Published on: Thursday 28 May 2020
Not our job to make unnecessary political statements: Nepal Army
News source: https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/not-our-job-to-make-unnecessary-political-statements-nepal-army/article31703122.ece

It was responding to reports that its chief had refused Oli’s direct orders Indian Army chief’s comments on border issue.

News Nepal: 25 Dead and Hundreds Injured in Rainstorm in Nepal, Official Says

Published on: Wednesday 27 May 2020
25 Dead and Hundreds Injured in Rainstorm in Nepal, Official Says
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/25-dead-hundreds-injured-rainstorm-203932239.html

A rainstorm swept through villages in a farming region of southern Nepal on Sunday, and the government said the 25 reported deaths and hundreds of injuries were likely to increase.

News Nepal: Nepal: Coronavirus Cases Cross 680-mark With 4 Deaths, PM Oli Again Blames India For Its Spread

Published on: Monday 25 May 2020
Nepal: Coronavirus Cases Cross 680-mark With 4 Deaths, PM Oli Again Blames India For Its Spread
News source: https://www.india.com/news/world/nepal-coronavirus-cases-cross-650-mark-with-4-deaths-pm-oli-blames-india-for-its-spread-4039376/

The statement from the prime minister comes at a time when the country registered its highest single-day spike with 79 new infections, taking the total COVID-19 tally to 682.

News Nepal: Nepal Expresses Confidence That Kalapani Issue Will be Resolved Through Dialogue

Published on: Sunday 24 May 2020
Nepal Expresses Confidence That Kalapani Issue Will be Resolved Through Dialogue
News source: https://www.india.com/news/world/nepal-expresses-confidence-that-kalapani-issue-will-be-resolved-through-dialogue-4038662/

The ties between the two countries came under strain after Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated a 80-KM-long strategically crucial road connecting the Lipulekh pass with Dharchula in Uttarakhand ...

News Nepal: As coronavirus lockdown reduces pollution in Nepal, Mount Everest visible from over 120 miles away

Published on: Wednesday 20 May 2020
As coronavirus lockdown reduces pollution in Nepal, Mount Everest visible from over 120 miles away
News source: https://www.foxnews.com/science/coronavirus-lockdown-reduces-pollution-nepal-mount-everest-visible-from-over-120-miles-away

An incredible photo shows Mount Everest visible for the first time in decades from the Nepalese city of Kathmandu.

News Nepal: India-Nepal territorial dispute flares over road to Tibet

Published on: Wednesday 20 May 2020
India-Nepal territorial dispute flares over road to Tibet
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/india-nepal-territorial-dispute-flares-road-tibet-70804974

A long-running territorial dispute between India and Nepal has flared over a new Indian-built road to a revered Hindu pilgrimage site in Tibet that Nepal says passes through its territory ...

News Nepal: Nepal issues a new map claiming contested territories with India as its own

Published on: Thursday 21 May 2020
Nepal issues a new map claiming contested territories with India as its own
News source: https://www.cnn.com/2020/05/21/asia/nepal-india-map-territories-intl/index.html

Nepal has issued a new national map incorporating areas also claimed by neighboring India, prompting fierce criticism from New Delhi.

News Nepal: With 57 New Cases, Nepal’s Coronavirus Cases Increases to 191

Published on: Tuesday 12 May 2020
With 57 New Cases, Nepal’s Coronavirus Cases Increases to 191
News source: https://www.india.com/news/world/with-57-new-cases-nepals-coronavirus-cases-increases-to-191-4027221/

Nepal, which has entered the 50th day of its nationwide lockdown to contain the spread of deadly coronavirus, is among the nations that has the least number of cases of the deadly COVID-19 with no ...

News Nepal: Road Inauguration Sparks India, Nepal Border Row

Published on: Monday 11 May 2020
Road Inauguration Sparks India, Nepal Border Row
News source: https://thediplomat.com/2020/05/road-inauguration-sparks-india-nepal-border-row/

Nepal has cited the inauguration of a road by India as a violation of its sovereignty. Nepal and India are in a row over a long running, but low profile, territorial dispute concerning a sliver of ...

News Nepal: Will bring back Indians stranded in Nepal after May 7, Centre tells SC

Published on: Tuesday 05 May 2020
Will bring back Indians stranded in Nepal after May 7, Centre tells SC
News source: https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/will-bring-back-indians-stranded-in-nepal-after-may-7-centre-tells-sc/article31513789.ece

The Centre on Tuesday informed the Supreme Court that a decision has been taken to bring back Indian citizens stranded in Nepal due to the COVID-19 pandemic after May 7. Appearing before a Bench led ...

News Nepal: Bodies of S Korean trekkers, local guides recovered in Nepal

Published on: Thursday 30 April 2020
Bodies of S Korean trekkers, local guides recovered in Nepal
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/bodies-korean-trekkers-local-guides-recovered-nepal-70447333

Rescuers in Nepal have recovered the bodies of the last of four South Korean trekkers and their Nepali guide who died in an avalanche in January ...

News Nepal: Nepal marks quake anniversary under lockdown

Published on: Saturday 02 May 2020
Nepal marks quake anniversary under lockdown
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/nepal-marks-quake-anniversary-under-lockdown-000144603.html

Nepal on Saturday marked the fifth anniversary of a devastating earthquake under a nationwide lockdown with the prime minister blaming the coronavirus pandemic for delays in rebuilding. The magnitude 7.8 quake killed almost 9,000 people, left millions homeless and reduced towns, centuries-old temples

News Nepal: Two bodies found in Nepal search for missing Koreans

Published on: Saturday 25 April 2020
Two bodies found in Nepal search for missing Koreans
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/two-bodies-found-nepal-search-missing-koreans-074605172.html

Two bodies believed to be of South Koreans missing after being hit by a Himalayan avalanche in January have been found, officials said Sunday, a day after discovering the corpse of their Nepali guide. A wall of snow hit a trekking trail at about 3,230 metres (10,600 feet) near the Annapurna base camp

News Nepal: 'Poor like us suffer': Nepal quake survivors struggle in crammed homes

Published on: Thursday 23 April 2020
'Poor like us suffer': Nepal quake survivors struggle in crammed homes
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/poor-us-suffer-nepal-quake-survivors-struggle-crammed-090059865.html

It has been five years since an earthquake devastated Nepal, but Krishna Maya Khadka is still struggling to come to terms with losing her husband and the home she lived in for generations. Like hundreds of thousands of Nepali quake victims, the 68-year-old now lives in a small one-bedroom hut with a

News Nepal: Quarantined and caring for 54 kids in rural Nepal: How one CNN Hero is doing it

Published on: Thursday 23 April 2020
Quarantined and caring for 54 kids in rural Nepal: How one CNN Hero is doing it
News source: https://www.cnn.com/2020/04/23/world/coronavirus-nepal-food-shortage-quarantined-54-kids-cnnheroes/index.html

In Nepal, CNN Hero Maggie Doyne is quarantined with her 54 kids and has mobilized her nonprofit, BlinkNow, to offer lifesaving food and aid to women and children amid the pandemic.

News Nepal: Volunteers feed hungry animals at Nepal's revered shrine

Published on: Sunday 12 April 2020
Volunteers feed hungry animals at Nepal's revered shrine
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/volunteers-feed-hungry-animals-nepals-revered-shrine-70113466

Every morning and evening, guards and volunteers at Nepal’s most revered Hindu temple gather to feed hundreds of monkeys, cows and pigeons ...

News Nepal: As Himalayas Warm, Nepal’s Climate Migrants Struggle to Survive

Published on: Sunday 05 April 2020
As Himalayas Warm, Nepal’s Climate Migrants Struggle to Survive
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/05/world/asia/nepal-himalayas-glacier-climate.html

Pushed out of their village by a drought and lack of food, a group of Nepalis are fighting to amplify the voices of those forced to relocate by the planet’s warming.