Nepal is cracking down on lockdown violators and police are using a multipurpose fork device to enforce the law. “Nepal police had this tool in stock for five years. We had used this earlier while […]
Dinesh Gale is a cattle farmer who makes chhurpi in Tipling, Nepal. It’s a hard cheese that comes from the milk of chauri—that’s a cross between a yak and a cow. Chhurpi smells smoky and […]
Ghyangfedi, Nepal – On a cloudy day in October 2018, Nirmala Tamang, 24, was working in a field, gathering food for her family’s cattle. She cut the green leaves with her sickle, expertly bundling them […]
The Safe Motherhood Programme encourages women in rural areas of Nepal to give birth in hospital. Video link: https://www.bbc.com/reel/video/p06s803n/nepal-s-life-saving-delivery-programme
In Kathmandu many cows are abandoned when they are of no more use to their owners. One man is saving these cows using his motorbike. Video Journalist: Rajneesh Bhandari. https://www.bbc.com/reel/playlist/spectacular-animal-rescues
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 […]
A dedicated team of eye doctors are on a mission to rid the world of preventable blindness, one incision at a time.
Nepal has opened its first trekking trail for people with physical disabilities. Though the country still hasn’t got enough infrastructure for the disabled, many say the new trail is a good start. Rajneesh Bhandari reports.
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 […]