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Mass murder in Nepal

...such as the massacre of King Birendra of Nepal, Queen Aiswarya and several members, was proclaimed the new king by Nepal's privy council. But now that Dipendra...monarch's brother, becomes the king of Nepal. This is a sad end to Birendra, Nepal's...
Peace Corps worker returns from Nepal

...skills helping farmers in the Kingdom of Nepal. Elizabeth Cuadra recently returned from...three months as a Peace Corps volunteer in Nepal, a mostly mountainous country between India and China. She worked with the Nepal government as a horticultural extension...
Japanese climber, 80, becomes oldest to reach Everest summit

KATMANDU, Nepal - An 80-year-old Japanese mountaineer...person to do so.The previous oldest was Nepal's Min Bahadur Sherchan, who accomplished...hasn't received the financial help that the Nepal government announced it would provide them...
Peace corps profiles: PCV Cuadra fulfills sense of wanderlust

...Peace Corps Volunteer for two years in Nepal."When I was approaching retirement it processed, I was invited to go to Nepal to do horticulture? I don't remember...the spring of '99."Cuadra had been to Nepal once before, on a hiking trip with her...
Thanks for contributing to Juneau Co-op's annual fundraiser

...annual fundraiser, the Zipadeedoodah Family Concert. Thanks to Admiralty Construction, The Alaskan Fudge Company, Alaska Nepal, The Bear's Lair, Blockbuster Video, Heidi Brocious, Judy Campbell, Julie Costello, Eaglecrest Ski Area, Foggy Mountain...
Schroeder honored with 2 awards the south side of Chicago to India, Nepal, Paris, and here she is in Juneau.Schroeder...Instead, the couple were able to go to Nepal with a university affiliation in Katmandu...she said.They spent two years in Nepal, then returned for another two years soon...
Juneau's Schroeder to receive Women of Achievement award

...South Africa, and served two years as a Peace Corps volunteer in India as a village health educator. She has also worked in Nepal for two years on family planning and women's health, founded Rape Relief in Seattle, the second rape crisis center in the...
Foreign adoptions by Americans decline sharply

...the United States to suspend adoptions from several countries in recent years, including Vietnam, Cambodia, Guatemala and Nepal.However, Jacobs said some adoptions from Vietnam - mostly involving children with special needs - were expected to resume...
Gimme a Smile: Call me if you can

...When you can't call to say you'll be a little late, I guess you try harder to be on time.I spent weeks in India and Nepal, trekking in the mountains, attempting to ford raging rivers, drinking dodgy water and eating sketchy food. My parents received...
12th Banff film fest in Juneau celebrates mountain culture

...include "Escape Over the Himalayas," a documentary about Tibetan children who make a mountain trek to attain an education in Nepal or India. The film won a special jury mention at the festival. Other films include extreme skiing and snowboarding, ice climbing...
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