- Nepal avalanche: Snow hampers search for missing South Korean trekkers
An operation to rescue at least six people missing after an avalanche in north-western Nepal has been delayed by poor weather, officials say.
- World's shortest man Khagendra Thapa Magar dies in Nepal at 27
Khagendra Thapa Magar, who stood at 2 feet and 2.41 inches tall, died Friday at 27 after recent battles with asthma and pneumonia, according...
- Trapped climbers rescued in Nepal avalanche
Around 200 people, including tourists, guides, helpers, and others who were trapped after an avalanche hit Nepal's Annapurna region were...
- Search for South Korean hikers in Nepal could take weeks: rescuers
Four South Korean trekkers and three Nepali guides are missing after an avalanche hit the Annapurna region in the Himalayas.
- How child 'love marriages' in Nepal have become curse for girls
A growing number of Nepali teenagers are marrying young by choice despite child marriage outlawed about 50 years ago.
- New Avalanches in Nepal Halt Rescue Mission for 4 Trekkers and 3 Guides
New avalanches falling on a popular trekking route in Nepal forced rescuers to halt their search for seven people.
- 4 SKoreans, 3 Nepal guides missing in avalanche; 30 rescued
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An avalanche swept a popular trekking route in Nepal's mountains, leaving at least four South Koreans and three...
- 7 missing, over 150 rescued after Nepal avalanche
The incessant snowfall caused the avalanche near a popular trekking route in the Himalayan country. The area is close to the base camp for...
- Trekkers From South Korea, China Go Missing After Avalanche Hits Nepal's Annapurna Circuit
Several trekkers from South Korea and China went missing in Nepal after an avalanche hit a section of the Annapurna circuit trekking route on...
- World's shortest man, Khagendra Thapa Magar, dies in Nepal at 27
Khagendra Thapa Magar, who was 67cm (2 feet 2.41 inches) tall, died of pneumonia, his family said.