Environment

Lakes, snowmelt-fed streams on Mars formed much later than previously thought

NASA has found evidence that lakes and snowmelt-fed streams on Mars formed much later than previously thought. Scientists have previously documented an earlier era of...

Global warming impacting human life: Minister Joshi

14 Sept, Kathmandu: Minister for Population and Environment Jayadev Joshi today said the climate change consisted of a direct impact on human life. At an interaction...

Climate change affects agriculture, biodiversity in Gandaki River Basin: Study

12 August, Kathmandu: Climate change has taken its toll on agriculture, water resources, tourism and biodiversity in the Gandaki River Basin, said a study carried...

Mustang records 17 snow leopards

1 August, Mustang: A total of 17 snow leopards have been found at the trans-Himalayan district of Mustang. An NGO, 'Green Forest', revealed the findings after...

Rain and rallies clog traffic at major thoroughfares

1 August, Kathmandu: The traffic congestion in major roads within the Kathmandu Valley cannot only be blamed on the growing number of vehicles while the...

Ex-Army men return to save wildlife

1 August, Chitwan: As the renowned Chitwan National Park (CNP) marks the second consecutive zero poaching year the share of achieving such remarkable feat also...

Climate change as dangerous as terrorism

23 July, WASHINGTON: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday that climate change is as dangerous as, if not more than, the threats posed...

Nepal to host regional conference on climate change adaptation

24 May, Kathmandu: In light of the growing prevalence of natural disasters and increased vulnerability to climate change in the South Asia, a regional conference...

Climate alert! 2016 April hottest month ever worldwide

17 May, London: Assuring that 2016 will be the warmest year on record, new data released by NASA showed last month was the hottest April...

Eleven metric tons of garbage collected from Bagmati

14 May, Kathmandu: Around 11 metric tons of garbage were collected from the Bagmati river section located under the Shankhamul Bridge on the 157th week...