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'Menstruation hut' ritual claims teen's life

Added: 10.07.2017 7:32 | 14 views | 0 comments

A teenage girl in Nepal has died after she was bitten by a snake while banished to a cowshed during a menstruation ritual that sees young women separated from their families and made to sleep alone.

Tags: Sleep, Women, Nepal
From: www.cnn.com

Violent protests spread in India's Darjeeling tea lands

Added: 24.06.2017 2:20 | 23 views | 0 comments

The sleepy hills of India's northeast have erupted into violence, as calls for a separate state for the area's Nepali-speaking Gorkhas gain traction.

From: www.cnn.com

How to measure a mountain: Everest height called into question

Added: 21.06.2017 6:28 | 20 views | 0 comments

Did Mount Everest shrink after Nepal's massive 2015 earthquake? Has it lost a few meters of snow cover due to global warming? Is it getting taller due to shifting continental plates?

Tags: Nepal, Lost
From: www.cnn.com

Everest's historic 'Hillary Step' has not collapsed

Added: 22.05.2017 15:10 | 26 views | 0 comments

Authorities in Nepal have denied reports that the famed "Hillary Step" on Mount Everest has collapsed, despite a veteran climber saying he saw it first hand during an ascent last week.

Tags: Nepal
From: www.cnn.com

Famed Swiss climber dies in Everest accident

Added: 30.04.2017 14:26 | 32 views | 0 comments

Swiss climber Ueli Steck was killed Sunday in an accident near Mount Everest, Nepal's tourism department said.

Tags: SWIFT, Nepal
From: www.cnn.com

Hiker alive after 7 weeks lost in Himalayas

Added: 27.04.2017 8:12 | 34 views | 0 comments

Two Taiwanese hikers have been found after going missing in Nepal for almost seven weeks, but one had died three days before help arrived.

Tags: Taiwan, Nepal, Lost
From: www.cnn.com

Rebuilding a Nepali village, one block at a time

Added: 25.04.2017 5:49 | 27 views | 0 comments

Two years after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake rocked Nepal, killing nearly 9,000 people and causing extensive damages to property, residents are still reeling from the tragedy — especially in remote villages, where aid has been slow to arrive.

Tags: Nepal
From: www.cnn.com

Has Mount Everest shrunk?

Added: 26.01.2017 7:20 | 43 views | 0 comments

The world's tallest mountain may have shrunk following the 2015 Nepal earthquake.

Tags: Nepal
From: www.cnn.com

Did Mount Everest shrink after 2015 Nepal earthquake?

Added: 26.01.2017 3:40 | 48 views | 0 comments

The world's tallest mountain may have shrunk following the 2015 Nepal earthquake.

Tags: Nepal
From: www.cnn.com

Mount Everest: Scientists to measure height

Added: 25.01.2017 12:14 | 40 views | 0 comments

The world's tallest mountain may have shrunk following the 2015 Nepal earthquake.

From: www.cnn.com

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