Since before she was born, Pratima Sherpa was destined to have a career in golf. Her parents met while working on one of Nepal’s only golf courses—the Royal Nepal Golf Club in Kathmandu—and Pratima herself was born and raised on the green. The 18-year-old has now played in over 60 tournaments and won 35 trophies, […]
These performers were once sold to circuses in India. Now they are using circus to regain their recognition.
A dedicated team of eye doctors are on a mission to rid the world of preventable blindness, one incision at a time.
Every day, these students in Nepal risk their lives crossing a river by cable – just to get to school. By video journalist Rajneesh Bhandari for AJ+.
Lhakpa Norbu Sherpa has summited Mt. Everest 5 times. He is now a cab driver in San Francisco. Story from video journalist Rajneesh Bhandari for AJ+.
On a steep cliff northeast of Kathmandu, one family is forced to live outside, mourning the dead and worrying that rains from the coming monsoons will create more deadly landslides.