Nepal

9.16.19

Everest Is Melting, Revealing Tons of Garbage and Human Bodies

Due to decades of commercial mountaineering and climate change, the worlds tallest mountain is becoming “the world’s highest garbage dump.”

7.16.19

Monsoon Season is Devastating South Asia Right Now

In India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal, hundreds are dead and millions have fled their homes. And monsoon season is just beginning.

5.28.19

11 People Died Climbing Everest This Year. Is Traffic to Blame?

An American climber is the latest to die climbing the world's most famous peak.

4.2.19

My Altitude Sickness Didn't Ruin the Pizza at Mount Everest's Basecamp

You never know what you’re going to get at the Nepalese teahouses along your trek.

1.18.19

Seven Places on Earth Where You Can Travel for $25 a Day or Less

When you know where to go and how to cut costs, international travel can be cheap. Here are some affordable options to inspire you to dig out your passport and start planning your next trip.

10.30.18

Pornhub Set Up a Mirror Site to Get Around India’s Porn Ban

India revived an order that blocks pornographic websites, but users are working around it.

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8.13.18

Trump called Nepal “nipple” in a prep session before meeting with India’s prime minister, report says

He's also been calling foreign leaders at odd hours of the night, sources told Politico.

3.12.18

At least 50 dead after plane crashes on approach to Kathmandu airport

The plane burst into flames after it clipped a fence on its final approach.

1.17.18

The Man Trying to Fix Mount Everest's Towering Poop Problem

Volunteer engineers and architects want to solve Mount Everest's most unsolvable problem: its landfills of human waste.

12.6.17

Fighting Gentrification with Blood Sausage in Toronto's 'Little Tibet'

“This is my neighborhood. When I first came to Canada, I lived in this neighborhood, so this is my neighborhood.”

11.29.17

'Yeti Bones' Were Actually Just Bears, DNA Analysis Shows

It's the most rigorous analysis to date of Yeti samples, the researchers say.

11.3.17

Nepalese Grindcore Insurgents Chepang are Back with a Vicious New Album

Stream 'Dadhelo - A Tale Of Wildfire,' the new full-length album from this bloodthirsty NYC-based "immigrindcore" quartet.

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