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Over 100 killed, millions displaced from floods in India, Nepal and Bangladesh

Over 100 killed, millions displaced from floods in India, Nepal and Bangladesh

Floods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential rains in the initial days of monsoons wreaked havoc.

Death toll in Nepal floods rises to 55, thousands displaced

Death toll in Nepal floods rises to 55, thousands displaced

The death toll in Nepal from flash floods and landslides in the past three days rose to 55 on Sunday, with dozens missing and injured, the government said.

Kathmandu seminar explains Qatar Visa Centre procedures

Kathmandu seminar explains Qatar Visa Centre procedures

The Visa Support Services (VSS) Department under the General Directorate of Passports, Ministry of Interior (MoI), on Monday organised an introductory seminar for the Nepalese community

Nepal picks up four bodies, 11 tonnes of garbage in Everest clean-up

Nepal picks up four bodies, 11 tonnes of garbage in Everest clean-up

Nepali climbers have retrieved four bodies and collected some 11 tonnes of decades-old garbage from Mount Everest and its approach below the base camp as part of a drive ...

Qatar Visa Centre opens in Nepal

Qatar Visa Centre opens in Nepal

Qatar on Wednesday inaugurated a visa centre in the Nepalese capital Kathmandu as part of the Qatar Visa Centres Programme, to facilitate and streamline procedures for bringing expatriates to the country.

Three killed, six injured in two explosions in Nepali capital: police

Three killed, six injured in two explosions in Nepali capital: police

Three people were killed and six others injured on Sunday in two separate explosions in the Nepali capital, Kathmandu, and police said they suspected a Maoist splinter group may have been responsible.

Two Indian climbers dead, Irishman missing in Nepal's Himalayas

Two Indian climbers dead, Irishman missing in Nepal's Himalayas

Two Indian climbers died and an Irish mountaineer is missing on the Himalayan peaks of Nepal, officials said on Friday, taking the number of climbers dead or missing this week to six ...

Malaysian climber has 'miracle' rescue on Nepal's Mt Annapurna

Malaysian climber has 'miracle' rescue on Nepal's Mt Annapurna

A Malaysian climber stranded in the open for two nights on one of the world's most treacherous mountains was rescued in Nepal Thursday, expedition organisers said.

Three killed in aircraft runway accident near Everest

Three killed in aircraft runway accident near Everest

A small plane veered off the runway and hit two helicopters while taking off near Mount Everest on Sunday, killing three people and injuring three, officials said.

Nepal to send team to clean Mount Everest

Nepal to send team to clean Mount Everest

Nepal will send a dedicated team to Mount Everest this climbing season to collect garbage and retrieve bodies littering the world's highest peak, officials said Thursday.

Freak Nepal storm kills 27, injures hundreds

Freak Nepal storm kills 27, injures hundreds

A freak storm tore down houses and overturned cars and trucks as it swept across southern Nepal killing at least 27 people and leaving more than 600 injured, officials said Monday.

Nepalese expedition association concerned over dead bodies on Everest

Nepalese expedition association concerned over dead bodies on Everest

Nepalese expedition operators on Thursday expressed concern over the rising number of dead bodies being exposed as snow melts on Everest ahead of the busy spring climbing season.