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  1. Nepal climbers

    Nepal rescuers retrieve bodies of nine climbers

  2. Nepal floods

    At least 94 dead in monsoon disasters in Nepal and India

  3. Sher Bahadur Deuba Jun7

    Nepal parliament elects new prime minister

    Sher Bahadur Deuba, a wily political veteran, stood unopposed in the parliamentary election having struck a deal with his predecessor that some ...
  4. India quake

    Strong 5.6-magnitude earthquake jolts northern India

    The quake struck at 10.33pm local time (1.03am Singapore time Tuesday) with the tremor's epicentre 35 kilometres northwest of the Himalayan town ...
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    Doubt over Everest's true height spurs fresh expedition

    Scientists will take the tape measure to Mount Everest to determine whether a massive earthquake in Nepal really did knock an inch off the world's ...
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    Nepal sacks quake reconstruction chief

    Sushil Gyewali was appointed head of the National Reconstruction Authority a year ago after months of political wrangling over who should lead the ...
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    Nepal's ex-king warns of 'intolerable' attacks on unity

    Gyanendra Shah, the last king of Nepal, was deposed eight years ago following a Maoist revolution and has since largely refrained from public ...
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    Nepali girl suffocates to death after being banished for menstruating

    A 15-year-old girl was menstruating in an age-old Hindu practice banned over a decade ago.
  9. Boudhanath Stupa

    Nepal's quake-damaged Boudhanath stupa reopens

    The white-domed golden stupa - the country's largest and one of the holiest sites of pilgrimage in Tibetan Buddhism - was left with deep cracks ...