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Stories with place: Kathmandu
  • Local residents open main blocked India-Nepal border point 
    Updated: Feb-05-16 7:12 am

    KATHMANDU, Nepal - Vehicles passed through the main border point between Nepal and India on Friday after frustrated local residents forcefully removed barriers set up by ethnic protesters who blockaded the border to demand changes in the new constitution.

  • Leopard enters Nepal suburb, injures 1 person 
    Updated: Jan-22-16 7:43 am

    KATHMANDU, Nepal - Officials say a leopard has wandered into a suburb south of Nepal's capital and attacked a man who was walking along a road.

  • Snow blankets Nepal villages at center of last year's quake 
    Updated: Jan-20-16 1:17 am

    KATHMANDU, Nepal - Villages near the epicenter of a massive earthquake last year in Nepal have been blanketed with snow, making life miserable for people still living in temporary shelters and huts, officials said Wednesday.

  • Nepal formally begins much delayed earthquake reconstruction 
    Updated: Jan-16-16 7:49 am

    BUNGMATI, Nepal - Nepal officially launched the much-delayed reconstruction of about 1 million homes and buildings Saturday nearly nine months after they were damaged by devastating earthquake which killed 9,000 people.