Stories By 'ARPAN SHRESTHA'
The H5N1 bird flu virus that has been confirmed as the first cause of death in Nepal has raised issues of public health emergency as government and World Health Organisation officials refuse further information on the case.
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The Indian Army has finally found footprints of the mythical Yeti, according to a tweet by the Additional Directorate General of Public Information for the Indian Army.
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By the time Maite Pasang Sherpa reached his house after the earthquake struck, it was already too late. He stood in front of his home, now collapsed to the ground. In front was the lifeless body of his eldest daughter, just nine years old.
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In a 2010 interview with New York Times, the late Steve Jobs responding to Nick Bilton’s question if his kids loved the iPad said, “They haven’t used it. We limit how much technology our kids use at home.”
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The city of Patan wants to transform its ancient and historic centre for pedestrians as part of the municipality’s transport master plan. At the heart of the project is an ambitious plan: building a network of cycling lanes.
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Toxic air will shorten children’s lives by almost two years and will have the greatest impact in South Asia, according to a special report on global exposure to air pollution and its disease burden, published by the US-based Health Effects Institute.
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