Archive for May, 2018

Avalanche fears over unauthorised Everest helicopter flights

Sherpas have expressed issues that vibrations brought on by the helicopters might set off avalanches. Tourist flights usually are not allowed to locations above Base Camp which is at an altitude of 5,364 metres (17,600ft). But ...

The 2016 Nepal earthquake status

A yr after the earthquake and Nepal remains to be a place of tarpaulins, tents and tin-roofed shacks. I had imagined rebuilding would have begun, however it’s as if the nation has been frozen through time. The streets hav...


Nepal earthquake: What occurred and the way in which is the nation rebuilding?

It’s been one yr since Nepal was hit by an enormous earthquake. The nation remains to be rebuilding and help companies say thousands and thousands of individuals stay homeless. Nepal is a small nation between India and Ch...

Active-duty U.S. troopers, veteran summit Mount Everest

Retired Staff Sgt. Chad Jukes, 2nd Lt. Harold Earls and Capt. Elyse Ping Medvigy reached the summit of Mount Everest on Tuesday. Soldiers, wounded veteran begin Everest climb to place highlight on PTSD Soldiers, wounded veteran...

From the darkness of disaster, a ray of hope for one girl in Nepal

Kathmandu, Nepal On this scorching April day throughout the Nepalese capital, Maya Gurung wears black tights beneath a striped knee-length costume. She is trying to not be conspicuous, nevertheless completely different particul...


Nepal earthquake: How is nation faring one yr on?

What has Nepal finished for the reason that quake? The authorities has supplied 25,000 rupees ($250, £164) to households to purchase corrugated sheets and heat garments and paid out 40,000 rupees ($400) for the dying of every m...

Qatar World Cup 2022: FIFA ignoring migrant employees abuses, says Amnesty

He’s the migrant worker busting a gut to assemble Qatar’s shiny soccer stadiums that may host FIFA’s World Cup in 2022 — at a value. For Prem — a metal worker and father of three from Nepal who car...