India launched its 100th satellite on Friday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeks to project the country as a global low-cost provider of services in space.
Marzina Bibi, a Muslim woman living in India’s northeastern state of Assam, is petrified she will be declared stateless.
Israeli archaeologists unveiled on Monday a 2,700-year-old clay seal impression which they said belonged to a biblical governor of Jerusalem.
Starfish are making a comeback on the West Coast, four years after a mysterious syndrome killed millions of them.
A campaign has been launched recently to dismantle Chhaupadi sheds throughout the Bedkot Municipality of Kanchanpur district.
Conservationists have found a nest of the endangered Asian giant softshell turtle on a Mekong River sandbar in northeastern Cambodia, while 115 new species of various other animal and plant life have been discovered in the greater Mekong region.
The government is all set to measure the height of Sagarmatha Himal (Mt Everest), using own resources.
One of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s top aides has disappeared from public life, prompting speculation that he may have been executed.
The year 2074 in the lunar calendar will be remembered as the year of elections for Nepal, with all three tiers of election being held in the same year.
Leonardo da Vinci’s portrait of Christ, “Salvator Mundi”, sold for a record-smashing $450.3 million on Wednesday at Christie‘s, more than double the old price for any work of art at auction.
Kathmandu, Nepal: Bala Chaturdashi, one of the famous Hindu festivals, which falls on Mangsir Krishna Chaturdashi, is being observed across the country today.
The Himalayan district, Dolpa, is at high risk from climate change effects. This information was shared at a programme on 'climate change effects and the role of local level in mitigating it' organized in Dunai today.
The 17-year-old recalls being excited as she took the car journey and bus ride from her home in northeast India and across the border into Myanmar.
Cheer pheasant, an endangered species of bird in the world, is likely to vanish for lack of environment conducive and proper habitat in Myagdi.
A young Barack Obama questioned his place in the world and his racial identity, agonised over whether he’d make enough money as a community organiser, and lamented his incompatibility with his ex-girlfriend in 30 pages of letters he wrote to h