Category: Development

High Number of Nepalese Women Raped Crossing into the U.S. (REPORT)

Here’s a special report by Kishor Panthi, editor in chief of Khasokhas Weekly, New York based weekly newspaper and the first accredited Nepali journalist by US Department of State. High Number of Nepalese...

Detained Dream In US Detention – 111 Nepalese in 29 US Detention Centers (REPORT)

Here's a special report by Kishor Panthi, editor in chief of Khasokhas Weekly, New York based weekly newspaper and the first accredited Nepali journalist by US Department of State. Detained Dream in US...

Avash Yajyoo and Pradeepta at World Schools Debating Championship 2015

Yajyoo Shrestha, Avash Byanjankar and Pradeepta Adhikari are currently representing Nepal in the WORLD SCHOOLS DEBATING CHAMPIONSHIP in Singapore. The championship which kicked off yesterday will continue till the 6th of August....

Sustainable Aquaponics Systems in Surkhet

Just stumbled across and it's pretty fascinating!  The Life Aquaponic, a non-profit that designs aquaponics systems and trains teachers in aquaponics education for developing communities are on a mission to set up a...

Shocking Statistics: More Nepalis Have Access To Mobile Phones Than Toilets

The Nepal Census 2011 was published in late November last month and there are quite a few interesting statistics for read, here's a quick glance at some of the interesting figures: Nepal...

Shocking Statistics: 49% Suffer from Chronic Malnutrition

49% of Nepali Children suffer from Chronic Malnutrition while 39% are underweight and 13% children are wasted due to acute malnutrition, the government revealed on Thursday. “The fact that one in every two...

Shocking Statistics : 45% of Nepalis Infected with TB

Bimal’s treatment involves taking a daily cocktail of 16 tablets. 45% of the population in Nepal is infected with tuberculosis (TB). There are 30,000 new cases of TB diagnosed every year in Nepal....

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