Nepal

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‘The heaven of film-making’: how a Dalit orphan got to tell her own story
Gift of a camera inspired Belmaya Nepali to rise above poverty and abuse to make documentaries

Rojita Adhikari in Kathmandu

15, Oct, 2021 @2:48 PM

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I Am Belmaya review – uplifting story of a Nepali woman following her film-making dream
In the face of many obstacles, a Dalit woman proves her determination to forge a career as a film-maker

Phuong Le

11, Oct, 2021 @10:00 AM

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‘Monsters at the door’: migrant workers trapped in UN Afghan compound
Security contractors among hundreds from the Philippines, India, Nepal, and Sri Lanka stuck without clear plans for evacuation

Katie McQue

03, Sep, 2021 @12:08 PM

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‘No one comes here any more’: the human cost as Covid wipes out tourism
From Bolivia’s Lake Titicaca to wildlife tourism in Nepal, we find out how the crisis has affected people in four travel hotspots – and whether or not they want the tourists to return

Pete Pattisson, William Wroblewski, Mehrangez Tursunsoza and Charles Pensulo

19, Aug, 2021 @1:12 PM

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Nepal sees huge rise in maternal deaths as Covid keeps women at home
Health workers fear deaths could reach levels not seen this century as women miss check-ups and opt for home births to avoid catching the

Rojita Adhikari in Kathmandu

15, Jul, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Deadly heat: how rising temperatures threaten workers from Nicaragua to Nepal
As scorching temperatures spread, the search for ways to protect against heat stress is becoming ever more urgent

Joe Parkin Daniels

14, Jul, 2021 @5:30 AM

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Vaccine inequality exposed by dire situation in world’s poorest nations
Analysis: the failings of the Covax programme, logistical issues and governments’ own inadequacies are making a bad situation worse

Peter Beaumont

30, May, 2021 @9:15 AM

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‘I had to step up’: Child labour in poorest countries rose during Covid, says report
A study finds children in Ghana, Nepal and Uganda in dangerous, exploitative work, with long hours and little pay

Lizzy Davies and Pete Pattisson

26, May, 2021 @5:30 AM

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Oxygen shortages threaten ‘total collapse’ of dozens of health systems
Data reveals Nepal, Iran and South Africa among 19 countries most at risk of running out as surging Covid cases push supplies to limit

Madlen Davies and Rosa Furneaux

25, May, 2021 @8:30 AM

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The man who survived Mount Everest’s deadliest day. Then went back
Jim Davidson was 20,000ft up the world’s tallest mountain when an earthquake struck. He was determined to complete the journey he started

Rich Tenorio

24, May, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Covid vaccines: India export delay deals blow to poorer countries
Efforts in Africa and elsewhere hit by decision not to export AstraZeneca jab until end of year

Jason Burke in Johannesburg, Patrick Wintour and Rebecca Ratcliffe, south-east Asia correspondent

19, May, 2021 @12:18 PM

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‘Urgent. Oxygen needed’: Nepalis mobilise to take charge in Covid crisis
Amid political turmoil and an overwhelmed health system, young activists are stepping up in response to the pandemic

Pete Pattisson

18, May, 2021 @5:00 AM

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