Nearly 10,000 tourists are stranded in Nepal after the government suspended all international flights to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
The country outlawed the tradition of chhaupadi in 2005. But it wasn't until last week that someone was arrested in connection with the practice.
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Recent monsoon rains have caused widespread flooding and mudslides across South Asia. Officials have warned of more flooding in the coming days.
The possible reversal follows concerns over a record number of climbing permits issued, including to those lacking experience.
Christopher John Kulish, 61, ascended the more than 29,000-foot peak on Monday, but died suddenly while coming down.
The two blasts in Kathmandu may have been the work of a splinter group of former Maoist rebels, according to police.
Only people with proper mountaineering permits and select researchers will reportedly be able to access the base camp on the Chinese side.
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