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  1. Nepal's tourism industry suffered a devastating blow last year when the pandemic prompted a

    COVID-19 threatens Everest climbing comeback plans

    More than 30 sick climbers have been evacuated from the foot of Mount Everest, raising fears that COVID-19 may scupper a hoped-for bumper season ...
  2. The spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Kathmandu

    COVID-19 infections surge in Nepal, fuelled by mutant strains from India

    Authorities in Nepal were grappling to contain the rapid rise of COVID-19 cases, with experts fearing that thousands of people in the Himalayan ...
  3. The Dharahara tower was among buildings which crumbled in the 7.8-magnitude quake that killed nearly

    Nepal reopens quake-toppled historic tower

    Nepal on Saturday inaugurated a replica of a historic tower that collapsed in a devastating 2015 earthquake, a day before the disaster's sixth ...
  4. Mount Everest (centre L) has been plagued by overcrowding in recent climbing seasons

    COVID-19 reaches Everest as climber tests positive

    A Norwegian climber hoping to summit Everest confirmed Thursday that he has tested positive for Covid-19, in a blow to Nepal's hopes for a bumper ...
  5. Nepali migrant workers forced to come home due to COVID-19 still struggling | Video
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    Nepali migrant workers forced to come home due to COVID-19 still struggling | Video

    As countries imposed COVID-19 lockdowns and halted non-essential work last year, Nepali migrant workers started returning home in droves.