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A Doctor's Experience in the Nepal Earthquake

Manoj Jain, MD MPH | Posted 06.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Manoj Jain, MD MPH

Goel was lucky to survive because his family's home was well-reinforced. But that was not the case in the countryside where hundreds of village homes were wiped out. The following day Goel and his relatives went with medical kits to help others.

Covering in Katmandu, and the Uncovering of an American Trans Icon

Dana Beyer | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Dana Beyer

While I was operating in western Nepal I could bury myself in my work, pushing aside the desire to just finally come out and transition. One experience in Nepal exemplified my inner conflict and that was the Passover seder we created in Katmandu that year.

Dalai Lama Celebrates 75th Birthday In India With Supporters

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) DHARMSALA, India — The Dalai Lama celebrated his 75th birthday Tuesday with hundreds of cheering followers in this northern Indian town where h...

Oh Eun-sun Becomes First Woman To Conquer World's 14 Highest Mountains (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) -- Scroll down for photos -- KATMANDU, Nepal - A South Korean mountaineer became the first woman to scale the world's 14 highest mountains, crawl...