Amrit Khadka has been feeding the monkeys of Swayambhunath for 20 years. He goes to the stupa with 30 packets of biscuit. “When I come here on holidays to feed them I feel that I have celebrated my holiday here. When I make them happy, I feel happy myself,” Mr. Khadka said.
Nepal doesn’t have an official pride parade—so its LGBTQ community has created its own. Video by Rajneesh Bhandari.
Milk from peas! Ripple Foods is making milk from yellow split peas, and the process requires less water than dairy, almond, cashew or coconut milk. Plus it’s vegan, and the company says it’s environmentally friendly. Shot by video journalist Rajneesh Bhandari for AJ+.
Robots are getting saucy … with pizza dough, that is.
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+.
The devastating earthquake in April 2015 killed over 9,000 people and left hundreds of thousands without homes in Nepal. Many Nepalis are still living in temporary shelters and facing a winter with little relief aid. Children are some of the most at risk. From video journalist Rajneesh Bhandari in Nepal.
PetSmart Promise is a collaboration between Family Promise shelters and PetSmart. The program keeps those experiencing homelessness with their pets, which often kept many from seeking shelter.
BY Rajneesh Bhandari | May. 5, 2015 | Trapped by an earthquake hundreds of miles from home, 28 Nepalese workers hiked for days braving landslides and collapsed roads to reach family members.
BY Rajneesh Bhandari, Mona El-Naggar and Ben Laffin | Apr. 30, 2015 | 2:49 Days after Nepal’s devastating earthquake, rescue teams continued to fly missions from Katmandu to the countryside to find and evacuate the injured.