Development

Home Development

Did The Construction Of Hilton Hotel Cause The Naxal Sinkhole?

Well well well! A large sinkhole took everyone by surprise in the busy streets of Naxal and according to a report by Republica newspaper,...

TASHI’S TURBINE – A Documentary On A Village’s Attempt To Harness Renewable Energy

So I stumbled across the trailer of Tashi's Turbine, a feature length documentary which tells the tale of a small village's attempt to harness...

Photos Of X-Men Actor Nicholas Hoult In Nepal!

X-Men actor Nicholas Hoult was recently in Nepal for WWF. The English actor visited Chitwan National Park to learn about rhino conservation efforts as...

This Condom Song Needs To Be Heard And Watched!

BEFORE I even write anything, can we just give a huge round of applause to the team involved in the CONDOM SONG! It's highly...

MAN UP – Because Silence Can Kill

Did you know that the number one cause of death for Australian men aged 15-44 years is suicide! That's three times that of women....

CNN HERO Pushpa Basnet Becomes CNN SUPERHERO!

Huge congratulations to Pushpa Basnet for being the first CNN SUPERHERO! Basnet previously won the CNN HERO OF THE YEAR in 2012 for her...

Miss Nepal Asmi Shrestha’s Beauty With A Purpose Project In TOP 24!

Miss Nepal 2016 Asmi Shrestha's 'Beauty With A Purpose' project has made it to the TOP 24 at the Miss World 2016!! Asmi's Classroom...

This Powerful Short Film Shows How Nepali Communities Treat Domestic Abuse

I could sit here and try to convince you with statistics but more disturbing than the figures are probably marks on a persons face...

FREE Oral Cancer Screening By Maya Outreach In Pokhara

We often hear the line "our health is our wealth" and know very well of the food we must avoid and the things we...

Sahana Bajracharya And Anil Keshary Shah Do The #WhatTheFuzz Challenge!

The first few #WhatTheFuzz challenge videos are in! Namaste TV Host Sahana Bajracharya and Mega Bank's Anil Keshary Shah were challenged by Anthropose to...

#WhatTheFuzz – Explained!

#WhatTheFuzz Did you know that there are 94,765 blind people in Nepal, of which cataracts account as the cause for 62.2% of them*. Now listen...

What Is The ‘Gurkhas & Aamas: England’s Himalayan Elders’ Project?

It was during a casual Friday night stroll through SOHO in London I saw a face that looked familiar! Upon a closer inspection, I...

Watch How Nepali Elderly Are Using Social Spaces In London

If you've visited the town of Aldershot, Ashford and Woolwich (and many more) in the UK, you have probably come across Nepali elderly men and...

Nepali Personalities Speak Out Against Gender Based Violence

As part of the #16DaysOfActivism to take a stand against gender based violence, UNDP Nepal have released a video featuring many personalities as they...

Dr Baburam Bhattarai To Talk Corruption And Reconstruction At The LSE Next Week!

Yes you read it right! The former Prime Minister of Nepal will apparently give a talk on his "current engagements including his work on...

The Story Of Children and Youth First – Haushala Thapa and Amanda Brown

Children and Youth First's founder Haushala Thapa and executive president Amanda Brown presented a joint TEDx Talk in Lancaster (USA) where they touched upon...

Talking Tracing Nepal At The Limbuwan Study Center

During the last few days of my stay in Nepal in September I was invited to a talk program at the Limbuwan Study Center....

“We Rise By Lifting Others” – Manish Subedi

Having successfully beaten cancer, Manish Subedi has been on a mission from the very beginning to inspire others who are dealing with the illness....

Dr Sanduk Ruit To Receive 2016 Asia Game Changer Award

Congratulations are in order for eye surgeon Dr. Sanduk Ruit who will be awarded tonight at the Asian Game Changer Awards as one of...

TUIN – A Film About Nepal’s Dangerous Ropeway

The infamous ropeways of Nepal "TUIN" have often been picked up by the global media and referred to as the "world's most dangerous school...