China’s role in India’s recent spats with Pakistan and Nepal | The World

As India and Pakistan engage in more tit-for-tat tactics against the backdrop of a long-running territorial dispute over Kashmir, Dr Farzana Shaikh speaks to The World about India’s accusations that China is using “smaller powers in the region as proxies to wage war”. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more … Read more China’s role in India’s recent spats with Pakistan and Nepal | The World

COVID-19 and the World of Work & other topics – Daily Briefing (19 June 2020)

Noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Policy Brief/World of Work – Bosnia and Herzegovina – Libya – Syria – Yemen – Sudan – Japan – Nepal – South Sudan – Darfur – Women and Girls in Africa – Venezuela – Bolivia – Sexual Violence in Conflict POLICY BRIEF/WORLD OF … Read more COVID-19 and the World of Work & other topics – Daily Briefing (19 June 2020)

Assignment Asia: Underaged marriages in Nepal

When you think of a person’s teenage years, what comes to mind? School? Pursuing sports, or the arts? Making #TikTok videos? What about getting married? Some might think teenagers are too young to wed, but in some parts of Nepal, that’s not the case. In fact, in certain communities there, it’s the norm. But this … Read more Assignment Asia: Underaged marriages in Nepal

Could it escalate? China-India border tension turns deadly

Will the first fatalities since 1975 along India and China’s disputed border leave lasting scars? Beijing and New Delhi have been working hard to prevent further escalation after Monday’s high altitude clashes in the Himalayas. Both sides insist no shots were fired, so what did happen in that remote region that’s part of the rooftop … Read more Could it escalate? China-India border tension turns deadly

With Mount Everest Shut To Tourists, Nepal’s Mountaineering Industry Struggles To Stay Open

Pemba Onki Sherpa is no stranger to suffering. He’s encountered plenty in his many expeditions up the world’s tallest mountain. “Sometimes Sherpas have to undergo immense hardships,” he says. “There was an avalanche in 2014. Many of my friends died… I climbed Everest eleven times and never had such a sad situation in my life.” … Read more With Mount Everest Shut To Tourists, Nepal’s Mountaineering Industry Struggles To Stay Open

COVID-19 Unrest | Nepal police use water cannons & tear gas to disperse protesters

A thousand people gathered on the road leading to the prime minister’s office in Nepal’s capital Kathmandu to protest the way the government handled #COVID19 outbreak. Police used water cannon & tear gas to disperse lockdown violators. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on … Read more COVID-19 Unrest | Nepal police use water cannons & tear gas to disperse protesters

International Day of UN Peacekeepers & other topics – Daily Briefing (29 May 2020)

Noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Secretary-General/Peacekeeping – Covid-19/Peacekeeping Missions – Climate – Honduras/COVID-19 – COVID-19/Brazil – COVID-19/Postal Sector – COVID-19/Tourism – Yemen – Security Council – Nepal – Libya – Kenya/Floods – Ethiopia – Somalia – Venezuela – Nigeria – World No Tobacco Day SECRETARY-GENERAL/PEACEKEEPING  This morning, to … Read more International Day of UN Peacekeepers & other topics – Daily Briefing (29 May 2020)

China team first to climb Everest this year due to coronavirus, as they aim to remeasure the peak

The summit of Mount Everest has been reached for the first time this year, after China and Nepal cancelled the spring climbing season due to the coronavirus. A survey team from China were the first to ascend, as they aim to remeasure the height of the world’s tallest mountain. Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk … Read more China team first to climb Everest this year due to coronavirus, as they aim to remeasure the peak

Coronavirus: Life in lockdown from around the world

Coronavirus has brought countries across the world to a standstill. Meaning hundreds of millions of people all around the globe are experiencing the similar ups and downs of isolation. This is life in lockdown in Yemen, Greece, Italy, Jerusalem, Vietnam, Nepal and Jordan. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on … Read more Coronavirus: Life in lockdown from around the world

Nepal’s Fake Orphans | 101 East

In the remote villages scattered throughout the Himalayas, opportunities for children are rare. So when an aunt offered to take 10-year-old Devi to the bustling capital, Kathmandu, to attend school, her mother readily agreed. What awaited Devi was not the opportunity of a lifetime, but misery and despair. Her aunt handed her over to an … Read more Nepal’s Fake Orphans | 101 East

COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 49: At what stage is a Chinese vaccine?

As the novel coronavirus has become a big challenge to the world, Nepal has witnessed a surge in infections over the past week. To help in containing COVID-19 in the country, CGTN hosted a video conference for Chinese and Nepalese doctors and experts to share experience in fighting against the virus. Since the outbreak of … Read more COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 49: At what stage is a Chinese vaccine?

COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 49: Using plasma for treatment of severe cases

As the novel coronavirus has become a big challenge to the world, Nepal has witnessed a surge in infections over the past week. CGTN hosted a video conference for Chinese and Nepalese doctors and experts to share experience in fighting the virus. During the conference, Chinese experts proposed to use plasma treatment in severe cases. … Read more COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 49: Using plasma for treatment of severe cases

COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 49: China’s experience is important, says Nepal

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc around the globe, Nepal has witnessed a surge in infections over the past week, according to the country’s Ministry of Health and Population. In today’s COVID-19 Frontline, CGTN invites three veterans from the Third Hospital of Hebei Medical University to share their first-hand experience of treatment and … Read more COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 49: China’s experience is important, says Nepal

COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 49: Defeating COVID-19 through joint efforts

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc around the globe, Nepal has witnessed a surge in infections over the past week, according to the country’s Ministry of Health and Population. In today’s COVID-19 Frontline, CGTN invites three veterans from the Third Hospital of Hebei Medical University to share their first-hand experience in treatment and … Read more COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 49: Defeating COVID-19 through joint efforts

Live: Chinese frontline doctors share COVID-19 treatment experience with Nepalese peers 全球疫情会诊室

As the #coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc around the globe, Nepal has witnessed a surge in infections over the past week, according to the country’s Ministry of Health and Population. In today’s COVID-19 Frontline, CGTN invites three veterans from the Third Hospital of Hebei Medical University to share their first-hand experience in treatment and … Read more Live: Chinese frontline doctors share COVID-19 treatment experience with Nepalese peers 全球疫情会诊室