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Climbers abandon Everest attempt following attack by 'out-of-control mob'
# Brawl
From The42
# Brawl

Climbers abandon Everest attempt following attack by 'out-of-control mob'

Apr 30th 2013, 10:23 AM 2,167 Views 1 Comment

Nothing like a bit of fisticuffs at 6,500m above sea level.

Nepalese man burns pregnant wife alive by stuffing her in a hay bale
# Burned Alive
# Burned Alive

Nepalese man burns pregnant wife alive by stuffing her in a hay bale

Apr 9th 2013, 12:53 PM 20,959 Views 32 Comments

The woman who was four-months pregnant suffered burns on more than 50 per cent of her body

Nepal: Former Maoist rebel confesses to burying journalist alive
# Nepal
# Nepal

Nepal: Former Maoist rebel confesses to burying journalist alive

Jan 7th 2013, 1:16 PM 5,953 Views 0 Comments

Police say that one of five arrested men has confessed to carrying out the burial during the country’s brutal civil war which ended seven years ago.

Man arrested in Sussex over Nepal Civil War torture claims
# Nepal
# Nepal

Man arrested in Sussex over Nepal Civil War torture claims

Jan 3rd 2013, 8:56 PM 5,226 Views 1 Comment

The landmark case is being watched closely by human rights activists in Nepal.

Nepal woman aged 105 finally granted citizenship
# Long Time Comin
# Long Time Comin

Nepal woman aged 105 finally granted citizenship

Dec 5th 2012, 8:43 PM 6,683 Views 2 Comments

A Nepalese pensioner has been granted citizenship more than a century after she was born in a remote village of the Himalayan nation.

19 die as plane hits bird and crashes in Nepal
# Nepal
# Nepal

19 die as plane hits bird and crashes in Nepal

Sep 28th 2012, 10:14 AM 5,117 Views 8 Comments

The plane was carrying trekkers to the Mount Everest region when the crash occurred just minutes after takeoff.

Avalanche kills nine climbers in Nepal
# Mount Manaslu
# Mount Manaslu

Avalanche kills nine climbers in Nepal

Sep 23rd 2012, 1:44 PM 5,031 Views 5 Comments

The avalanche occurred on the world’s eighth highest mountain.

Facial Protest Pic of the Day
# Pic Of The Day
# Pic Of The Day

Facial Protest Pic of the Day

Sep 13th 2012, 3:30 PM 3,787 Views 3 Comments

No comment.

One heck of a ride: Irish adventurers trekking 16,000 km from Istanbul to Shanghai
# Sand2Snow
From The42
# Sand2Snow

One heck of a ride: Irish adventurers trekking 16,000 km from Istanbul to Shanghai

May 22nd 2012, 10:02 AM 1,434 Views 0 Comments

Five countries, three deserts and one mountain range will be crossed by the fundraising duo by the time they reach the east coast of China.

Three climbers die on Mount Everest, two still missing
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Three climbers die on Mount Everest, two still missing

May 21st 2012, 8:40 AM 3,438 Views 1 Comment

The three climbers were descending the mountain when a wind storm hit the mountain.

Plane crash kills 15 in Nepal mountains, 6 survive
# Nepal
# Nepal

Plane crash kills 15 in Nepal mountains, 6 survive

May 14th 2012, 10:38 AM 1,635 Views 1 Comment

A plane carrying Nepalese, Indian and Western passengers crashed into a mountain in the Himalayas today, killing 15 people and critically injuring six.

Rebel demobilisation deal sees Nepal parties push ahead with peace process
# Nepal
# Nepal

Rebel demobilisation deal sees Nepal parties push ahead with peace process

Nov 2nd 2011, 2:55 PM 127 Views 0 Comments

Nepal’s main parties have agreed to resume talks for a peace deal, but will face a significant challenge in creating a new constitution.

19 killed in Nepal plane crash
# Nepal
# Nepal

19 killed in Nepal plane crash

Sep 25th 2011, 7:59 AM 557 Views 0 Comments

The plane hit the roof of a house and disintegrated into several pieces just south of the capital. Kathmandu.

50 killed in quake in India, Nepal and Tibet
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

50 killed in quake in India, Nepal and Tibet

Sep 20th 2011, 10:17 AM 608 Views 0 Comments

Officials fear that the death toll will rise as landslides and communications difficulties prevent rescue workers from reaching potential survivors.

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Sep 18th 2011, 7:42 PM 2,175 Views 3 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: Martin McGuinness discusses his IRA past; who will Fianna Fáil be backing for the Áras; and what it’s like to fly over the world.

Earthquake kills 12 in northeastern India and Nepal
# India
# India

Earthquake kills 12 in northeastern India and Nepal

Sep 18th 2011, 6:50 PM 222 Views 1 Comment

The quake was felt as far as the Indian capital, with New Delhi residents rushing out of shaking buildings.

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Jul 30th 2011, 11:22 AM 1,279 Views 0 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures.

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Jul 8th 2011, 6:51 PM 1,357 Views 3 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures.

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Jul 1st 2011, 9:28 PM 829 Views 0 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures.

UN peacekeeping force 'brought cholera to Haiti'
# Haiti
# Haiti

UN peacekeeping force 'brought cholera to Haiti'

Jun 30th 2011, 10:26 AM 378 Views 1 Comment

The disease has killed more than 5,500 people and sickened more than 363,000 others since it was discovered in October.

Nepalese choir vanishes from Heathrow Airport
# Missing
# Missing

Nepalese choir vanishes from Heathrow Airport

Apr 28th 2011, 5:49 PM 2,278 Views 0 Comments

Folk singers who flew in for a festival stepped off the plane and then disappeared. Immigration officials are investigating.

Nepal holy men warned against selling cannabis at festival
# Cannabis
From The Daily Edge
# Cannabis

Nepal holy men warned against selling cannabis at festival

Mar 2nd 2011, 11:39 AM 948 Views 0 Comments

Sadhus arrested by undercover cops for selling drug in temple.

Haitian protests blame UN peacekeepers for cholera
# Haiti
# Haiti

Haitian protests blame UN peacekeepers for cholera

Nov 16th 2010, 3:12 PM 159 Views 0 Comments

Demonstrations against Nepalese peacekeepers turn violent, as UN soldiers open fire and complain of political bias.

I'm on top of the world, Ma!: Everest gets mobile coverage
# Nepal
# Nepal

I'm on top of the world, Ma!: Everest gets mobile coverage

Oct 29th 2010, 6:55 PM 502 Views 0 Comments

Climbers will be able to text home and check their email thanks to Nepalese telecommunications company.

Meet Khagendra Thapa Magar: the world's newest smallest man
# World Record
From The Daily Edge
# World Record

Meet Khagendra Thapa Magar: the world's newest smallest man

Oct 14th 2010, 1:42 PM 1,087 Views 1 Comment

A 2-foot-2 Nepalese teenager is officially recognised by the Guinness World Records as the world’s smallest man.

Nepal plane crash
# Nepal
# Nepal

Nepal plane crash

Aug 24th 2010, 8:32 AM 196 Views 0 Comments