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16 years after Ghunsa air crash, legacy of conservation heroes lives on
16 years after Ghunsa air crash, legacy of conservation heroes lives on The 20 conservation heroes who perished in Taplejung 16 years ago have inspired a new...
Cheetahs make a comeback in India after 70 years
Cheetahs make a comeback in India after 70 years When the cheetah will run again … grasslands will be restored, biodiversity will increase and...
Chungba Sherpa captures photos of rare wild yaks in Lapcha-La, Humla
Chungba Sherpa captures photos of rare wild yaks in Lapcha-La, Humla The wildlife photographer spotted the wild yak at an elevation of 4,800 metres
Clarion call to protect endangered red panda (Watch)
Clarion call to protect endangered red panda (Watch) With a population of fewer than 10,000 globally - and approximately 317-582 nationally, red pandas...
Elephant terror continues in Jhapa
Elephant terror continues in Jhapa A total of six people have lost their lives to elephant attacks in the fiscal...
Crocodile-eater Chitwan tiger netted, sent to Banke National Park
Crocodile-eater Chitwan tiger netted, sent to Banke National Park The tiger had devoured three gharial crocodiles at the Chitwan National Park (CNP)'s crocodile breeding...
The story of Zeborong and Samling, the satellite-collared snow leopards of Shey-Phoksundo National Park
The story of Zeborong and Samling, the satellite-collared snow leopards of Shey-Phoksundo National Park A probe report concludes that the two elusive high mountain cats didn’t get to live...
‘Nobody should make us tigers’ prey:’ Pabitra KC, who lost her husband to tiger attack
‘Nobody should make us tigers’ prey:’ Pabitra KC, who lost her husband to tiger attack At least 25 people were killed this past year in tiger attacks in and around...
Nepal nearly triples tiger population
Nepal nearly triples tiger population What that means is that there are more tigers now in Chitwan and Bardia than...
Chungba Sherpa returns from ‘wildlife photographer’s paradise’ (Photo Gallery)
Chungba Sherpa returns from ‘wildlife photographer’s paradise’ (Photo Gallery) See some of Chungba Sherpa’s best photos from his rare wildlife photography safari in Tanzania.
Five unthinkable services that are now available in urban Nepal
Five unthinkable services that are now available in urban Nepal By 2020s, many services that would seem unthinkable in 1950s have become thinkable and even...
Hoping against hope for revival of hiti system, for water spouts to run in Kathmandu Valley
Hoping against hope for revival of hiti system, for water spouts to run in Kathmandu Valley The introduction of the drinking water pipes and taps covered the hitis and the centralisation...
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