Spared by Nepal earthquake, youth stuck in Darjeeling unrest - Hindustan Times
Posted on Monday June 19, 2017


Hindustan Times

Spared by Nepal earthquake, youth stuck in Darjeeling unrest
Hindustan Times
Santosh Rai, 23, was fortunate to escape death in the 2015 earthquake that devastated Nepal. The disaster spared him but destroyed the hotel where he worked for 25,000 Nepalese currency a month. He left for Darjeeling, the closest tourist spot, and ...
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Nepal to measure Everest again after devastating 2015 earthquake ... - RT
Posted on Sunday June 18, 2017


RT

Nepal to measure Everest again after devastating 2015 earthquake ...
RT
Nepal will spend two years measuring Mount Everest to find out the actual height of the world's tallest mountain, after fears the 2015 earthquake may have ...

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Manaslu trek: the little-known trail offering hope to Nepal's earthquake-hit communities - The Independent
Posted on Thursday June 15, 2017


The Independent

Manaslu trek: the little-known trail offering hope to Nepal's earthquake-hit communities
The Independent
Opened to tourists in the 1990s, the route was temporarily closed following the 2015 Nepal earthquake that killed nearly 9,000 people and left hundreds of thousands homeless. The Manaslu trail cuts through its epicentre. Two years later, evidence of ...

NTA hands over school building - Himalayan Times
Posted on Saturday June 24, 2017


NTA hands over school building
Himalayan Times
BHAKTAPUR: Nepal Triathlon Association handed over the two-room building to Ganesh Primary School of Duwakot here on Friday. The school, which was damaged by the devastating earthquake that jolted Nepal in April 2015, was constructed by the NTA ...

Irish woman caught up in London terror attack survived Nepal earthquake - Irish Mirror
Posted on Tuesday June 06, 2017


Irish Mirror

Irish woman caught up in London terror attack survived Nepal earthquake
Irish Mirror
An Irish woman, who, just two years ago, was making her way home after the Nepal earthquake when a bomb exploded on her street, was also at London's Borough Market on Saturday night as three armed attackers killed seven and injured dozens more, ...

AIIB assurance to Nepal of funding for projects could include hydropower developments - HydroWorld
Posted on Thursday June 22, 2017


HydroWorld

AIIB assurance to Nepal of funding for projects could include hydropower developments
HydroWorld
In May 2015, HydroWorld.com reported Nepal's Electricity Authority (NEA) included the project on a list of earthquake damaged state- and independently-owned hydroelectric projects. According to NEA, the Upper Tamakoshi concrete dam settled as a result ...

'Spirit and Strength' in Nepal After an Earthquake and Destruction - New York Times (blog)
Posted on Tuesday May 30, 2017


New York Times (blog)

'Spirit and Strength' in Nepal After an Earthquake and Destruction
New York Times (blog)
The ultimate surprise came about half a year later when, on April 25, 2015, an earthquake devastated Nepal, killing some 8,000 people, leaving hundreds of thousands homeless and destroying ancient temples and buildings. It set him on a path to ...

How to measure a mountain: Everest height called into question - CNN
Posted on Wednesday June 21, 2017


CNN

How to measure a mountain: Everest height called into question
CNN
"Since multiple scientific studies show that there might have been some changes in the height of Everest, it became the Nepali government's responsibility to check and clarify the matter," Ganesh Prasad Bhatta, director general of Nepal's Survey ...

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Event to fundraise for village hit by Nepal earthquake - ITV News
Posted on Saturday June 03, 2017


ITV News

Event to fundraise for village hit by Nepal earthquake
ITV News
Jersey volunteers are raising money for a small village in Nepal, which was at the epicentre of an earthquake which devastated the country in 2015. All 91 homes in Sano Kabri, Langtang district, were critically damaged by the quakes. Workers from ...

Scientists identify earthquake-vulnerable areas in Nepal - Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog)
Posted on Tuesday May 30, 2017


Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog)

Scientists identify earthquake-vulnerable areas in Nepal
Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog)
The powerful earthquake that shook Nepal on April 25, 2015 may not have been the end of seismic events in the Himalayan nation, according to a study by Indian researchers who have identified areas of Nepal that are likely to face tremors in the future.