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  1. People have been ordered not to leave Wuhan

    Nepal reports South Asia's first confirmed case of deadly Wuhan virus

    Health authorities in Nepal on Friday (Jan 24) confirmed that a student who returned from Wuhan, China tested positive for the new coronavirus, ...
  2. The valley in the Annapurna mountain region where the avalanche struck

    Search suspended for South Koreans, Nepalis hit by avalanche

    The search for four South Korean trekkers and three Nepalis swept away by an avalanche in the Himalayas almost a week ago was suspended Thursday ...
  3. FILE PHOTO:  Climbers await rescue after an avalanche hit in Deurali

    Nepal rescuers call off search for trekkers after new avalanches

    Rescuers in Nepal called off efforts on Monday to find seven people, including four South Korean trekkers, after fresh avalanches hit the ...
  4. Helicopters were sent out on Saturday to rescue about 200 people stranded around Annapurna and other

    Heavy snow hampers search for missing South Korean, Nepal trekkers

    Heavy snow and poor visibility hampered the search Sunday for four South Koreans and three Nepalis caught in an avalanche in the popular Annapurna ...
  5. Khagendra Thapa Magar is photographed by his brother at their apartment in Pokhara in October 2010

    World's shortest man dies in Nepal at 27

    The world's shortest man who could walk, as verified by Guinness World Records, died Friday at a hospital in Nepal, his family said.
  6. While the Nepali government has implemented a national strategy to end child marriages -- punishable

    Child 'love marriages' in Nepal blight young lives

    Teenager Asha Charti Karki told her parents she was going out to study, but instead she ran off to wed her boyfriend -- one of a growing number of ...