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२७ श्रावण २०७९, शुक्रबार
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२७ श्रावण २०७९, शुक्रबार
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Climate Change affecting flora and fauna of Himalayas


A tale of two women: Hard work and Pleasant surprises

A sum of Rs 10,000 was not a big prize money, but it gave her the confidence to foray into

An Air Conditioner without Electricity

Nobody can imagine an Air conditioner running without electricity.

Species of bacteria bewilder scientists

...melting snow and ice in Tibet feeds several rivers that lead to densely populated areas in China and India.

THE PILIBHIT SAGA MAN ANIMAL CONFLICT

In the forest, Gangaram runs into poacher Jim Ahmed (Neeraj Kabi), named after who else but Jim Corbett.

A Monk and an Ashram receive Yoga Award

...Ladakh was the theater of serious armed conflict between soldiers of India and China.

Bear in Blue

The blue bear is notable for having been suggested as one possible inspiration for the yeti.

Dhak Dhak unit ride on bikes from Delhi to Khardung…

This is the first time an entire Hindi film unit rode to the highest motorable pass in the world to

China International Travel Mart 2022 Held

China International Travel Mart is an international platform to showcase the achievements of Chinese culture and tourism development and to

RATHA YATRA IN KATHMANDU

it is a tradition that is still practiced in Nepal, where god and goddesses....

Ancient Tomb found with Cannabis

Cannabis, also known as hemp or marijuana, evolved about 28 million years ago on the eastern Tibetan Plateau.

A BOOT AND A BROTHER

....exactly where Reinhold said his brother had been swept to his death. Now I am at peace, he said.

Widowed by Mountains BUT CONQUERED EVEREST !

Their husbands were sherpas too and died in the mountains during the climbing.

LADY TEACHERS OF TURA COLLEGE – converted a discarded bus…

But there was no money available since the college authorities had no such scheme.

Organic Food for Dogs!

Bhupender Khanal and his wife Sneh Sharma “parents” of “Mowgli” owner of a Golden Retriever...

New Species of Bats discovered

The species, found near the forested patch of Nongkhyllem Wildlife Sanctuary, has been accordingly named Glischropus meghalayanus.

THREE SISTERS, SEVEN SUMMITS!

By Swati Dev The world famous Guinness World Records awards could not have come in any better time. Two Nepali

EYE IN THE SKY

A study suggested as many as 50 lenses might be visible in ILMT’s strip of sky.

Visit to Nairobi National Park

It is the main tourist attraction for visitors to Nairobi.

Himalaya Airlines’ Historic ascent of Mt. Everest

Ms. Omnika Dangol, the flight attendant of Himalaya Airlines summited the 8848.86 meters high Mount Everest.

Launch of the Cultural Exchange Events – Sri Lanka of…

Yunnan of China is the recognized origin of tea trees in the world.

Two new species of Gecko, recorded by a group of…

Northeast India is now home to 16species of bent-toed gecko.

Women’s Trans – Himalayan Expedition 22 Flagged off

From Western Nepal the trail goes from Jumla and enters Kumaon district in Uttarakhand through Darchula (Nepal).

New Tibet Museum – Reviving the Past

The museum is an essential medium to garner international attention to the political concerns of Tibet.

BBIN-MVA – Drive Seamlessly

Once inked the historically landlocked Nepal and Bhutan will benefit more. Both India and Bangladesh have vast sea routes too.

A GIRLS SCHOOL IN BAMIYAN

Before coming to the school, she couldn’t read or introduce herself in English. Now she wants to become a pilot.

Figures in Snow

In 2018 three Ladakhi artists — Tsering Gurmet Kungyam, Chemet Dorjay, and Stanzin Khangsar — came together to construct a

RESTAURANT FOR VULTURES!

This vulture restaurant is also managed not by any hotelier or food chain company but by the state forest department’s

HIMVEERS CELEBRATE their 60 years of formation

One of the top Central Armed Police Force of India, known as “HIMVEERS”....

‘I am Belmaya’

But one notable film is “I am Belmaya” made by a very young film maker from Pokhra....

50 Thousands Modern Flats in Pyongyang

that a project on such a massive scale...

HIMALAYAN NOMADS

Life in the Himalayas cannot be imagined without large groups of people who move along with their homes.

LIFE OF SHERPAS

Despite the virus, Everest remains ever popular.

Sustainable MOUNTAINS, resilient COMMUNITIES.

In the mountain regions, agriculture is the primary occupation and a major source of livelihood.

THE HIMALAYAN REGION TREE COVERS

The Himalayan region also has a reasonable number of tree cover besides its lush green forest outside the reserve forest

Overnight Well Off – VILLAGES ON BORDERS:

What has added to India’s problem is the fact that the migration of people from remote Arunachal Pradesh villages along

CHIRUS: REVERSE MIGRATION

Tibetan antelopes known as Chiru, famous for shahtoosh wools are traveling again. This time in the winter for mating. They

BHUTAN-Right to Internet in Hermits Kingdom

But like all technology, the revolution has a dark side too.

KIWI AND A WILDLIFE RESEARCHER

Why of all the local fruits a Kiwi which is not even endemic to India let alone Himalayas?

Are women HAPPY IN BHUTAN?

Women manage multiple tasks at home, while also holding office jobs, and are the decision-makers in the family.

THE OTHER SIDE OF THE BORDER:

Despite a fierce and bloody confrontation, a year and half ago and continued standoff till date the Indian and Chinese

FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD

Today a happy Robin is sitting at the dining table in the community kitchen of his farm stay in a

Tibetan Opera in Beijing

Yel Bumen Tibetan Opera Troupe which performed a Tibetan opera piece based on The Epic of King Gesar at Tianqiao

A YAK IN THE CLASSROOM ENTERS OSCARS!

One day out of sheer curiosity, Ugyen asks a local just why the yak is in the classroom. “We start

TOUCH ME NOT – New Flower Discovered in Tibet

“It was startling to witness with the naked eye. The flowers disappeared momentarily in front of you,”...

PALANQUIN AS AMBULANCE

At present, ten palkis are in service and the idea is to ultimately station one palki in each village located

An Ode to Buddhist Monk Philosopher THICH NHAT HANH

Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh, one of the world’s most influential spiritual leaders and pioneer of the modern mindfulness movement,

Crashed Aircrafts and Bodies Still Laying and Some Recovered

For nearly six decades, the wreckage of close to 400 US transport aircraft who crashed over the....

Himalayas Losing It’s FOREST

By C. K. Nayak At times numbers seem like magic. They have a persuasive power, particularly the use of statistics

HUMP OVER HIMALAYAS

The great Himalayas have a hump too. And pilots from the time of commercial use of aircraft till today avoid