A Nepali mountaineer smashes the speed record for summiting the world’s 14 highest peaks, racing up all “8000ers” in just six months and six days.
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Young people in Nepal hold a Fridays For Future climate demonstration.
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Batting colourful lashes and swinging their silky wigs, drag artists dance to a cheering crowd at a Nepali bar in the country’s first drag show.
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The Nepali village of Taruka hosts bullfighting during the Maghesangranti Festival, which commemorates the start of the holy month of Magh, ushering in warmer weather and longer days.
For the first time, more women in Nepal are giving births in health facilities than at home thanks to a small $15 cash incentive. The ‘Aama’, or mother, programme is credited with slashing Nepal’s maternal mortality rate over the last decade.
Nepali authorities have rescued the country’s last known “dancing bears”, officials say, ending the medieval tradition of abuse of the beasts for entertainment.
A three-year-old girl is anointed the new “living goddess” of Kathmandu by Hindu priests and is taken to a palace in the historic centre of the Nepali capital where she will remain until she reaches puberty.
Nepali comedian Manoj Gajurel received threats for impersonating the king when the small Himalayan country was still ruled by a Hindu monarchy. Today he is taking aim at another powerful figure, US President Donald Trump.