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  • Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 11:23 pm
  • KATMANDU, Nepal - Rescuers were searching through piles of snow and ice on the slopes of Mount Everest on Saturday for four Sherpa guides who were buried by an avalanche that killed 12 other Nepalese guides in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak.

  • Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 9:56 am
  • KATMANDU, Nepal - An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving four missing in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak.

  • Rights groups ask Nepal to scrap amnesty provision 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 5:31 am
  • KATMANDU, Nepal - International rights groups said Thursday that parts of a bill proposed by Nepal's government should be rejected because they might allow people who committed serious human rights violations during the country's Maoist insurgency to escape punishment.

  • Group: China pressuring Nepal to control Tibetans 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 6:49 am
  • KATMANDU, Nepal - China has pressured Nepal to impose tough controls on thousands of Tibetan refugees, including arbitrary detention, excessive use of force and intrusive surveillance, an international human rights group said Tuesday.

  • Seder planned in Nepal missing Passover supplies 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 10:34 am
  • NEW YORK - There's a Passover crisis brewing in an unlikely location: Katmandu, Nepal.

  • Seder planned in Nepal missing Passover supplies 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 10:31 am
  • NEW YORK - There's a Passover crisis brewing in an unlikely location: Katmandu, Nepal.

  • Flight 370: Stories of that final day 
    Updated: Mar-29-14 11:41 am
  • KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - One morning, many stories.

  • Nepal will try to ease congestion on Mount Everest 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 5:32 am
  • KATMANDU, Nepal - Nepal plans to minimize the congestion of climbers near the 8,850-meter (29,035-foot) summit of Mount Everest, which gets clogged with scores of climbers during the short window of good weather, officials said Monday.

  • Programs help immigrants understand kitchens in US 
    Updated: Mar-23-14 2:40 pm
  • SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - The problems refugees face after relocating in Sioux Falls are relatively mundane compared to what they faced at home.