SYDNEY: Australian scientists found a detached coral reef on the Great Barrier Reef that exceeds the height of the Empire State Building and the Eiffel Tower, the Schmidt Ocean Institute said this week, the first such discovery in over 100 years
Kathmandu, Nepal, October 26, 2020: Hindus across the world including in Nepal celebrated the most important cultural and religious festival, Bijaya Dashami, the main day of 10 day long Dashain, by receiving tika, jamara and blessings from their
HONG KONG: A calligraphy scroll by former Chinese leader Mao Zedong estimated to be worth millions of dollars was cut in half after it was stolen last month in a high-profile burglary in Hong Kong, police said.
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LONDON: England and Wales launch a COVID-19 smartphone app on Thursday, allowing users to trace contacts, check the local level of risk and record visits to venues such as pubs, four months after the technology was promised to the public.
Kathmandu, Nepal, September 22, 2020: A veteran Mountaineer Ang Rita Sherpa, who made the world record by climbing the Mt Everest 10 times without bottled oxygen, has died at age 72 on Monday.
Kathmandu, Nepal, September 17, 2020: Bishwokarma Pooja, which is also known as Vishwakarma Jayanti, is being observed across the country on Thursday amid the pandemic of coronavirus (COVID-19).
WASHINGTON: NASA on Thursday launched an effort to pay companies to mine resources on the moon, announcing it would buy from them rocks, dirt and other lunar materials as the US space agency seeks to spur private extraction of coveted off-world
LONDON, Sept 10: The planet is showing signs it’s in peril. In recent weeks, the world has seen ferocious wildfires in the U.S. West, torrential rains in Africa, weirdly warm temperatures on the surface of tropical oceans, and record heat waves
New York: When the iconic T. Rex at the American Museum of Natural History again welcomes visitors, it will gaze down at humans acting a bit differently.
TOKYO, Aug 26: An excavation in the western Japanese city of Osaka has unearthed more than 1,500 human bones at what is thought to be a burial site dating back some 160 years, city officials have said.
CENTRAL ISRAEL: Israeli youths have unearthed hundreds of gold coins stashed away in a clay vessel for more than a thousand years.
Kathmandu, Nepal, August 18, 2020: The National Poet Madhav Prasad Ghimire passed away at the age of 101.
NEW DELHI: Pygmy hogs — the world’s smallest and rarest wild pig — are under a virus lockdown. Not because of the coronavirus, but because of the first outbreak of African swine fever in India. There is neither a vaccine nor cure for the highly
HIROSHIMA, JAPAN: The city of Hiroshima in western Japan marks the 75th anniversary of the world’s first nuclear attack on Thursday. Three days after its Aug 6, 1945, bombing of Hiroshima, the United States dropped a second atomic bomb on Nagas