KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Poaching and the illicit trade of wildlife and their body parts continues unabated in South Asia, a habitat to unique wildlife species, including tigers, one-horned rhinoceros, snow leopards and pangolins.
KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Migratory birds from China, Mongolia and Siberia have begun arriving in the Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve in eastern Nepal to spend the upcoming winter season, as the monsoon is retreating and the skies are getting clearer.
KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Once the proposed railway is constructed, it will establish direct railway connectivity with Chinese railway which is expected to arrive in Kerung, a bordering town of China across Rasuwagadhi, within a few years.
KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - The government of Nepal has started rebuilding important archaeological and cultural heritage sites damaged by Gorkha Earthquake, especially the ones located inside Kathmandu Valley.
KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA), the government body responsible for the post-earthquake rebuilding and rehabilitation works, has projected the country will need $8.7 billion to carry out all the reconstruction works.