Tag Archives: Nepal

30Apr/17

Swiss climber falls to death, preparing for Mount Everest ascent

The body of experienced Swiss climber Ueli Steck is brought by helicopter to the morgue at T.U. Teaching Hospital in Kathmandu, after he died while preparing to climb Mount Everest.
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28Nov/15

Highlights of world events from April to June 2015

World events during the second quarter of the year include an attack on a Kenyan university, a gunman targeting tourists on a Tunisian beach and, after decades of hostility, a handshake between the leaders of the United States and Cuba.
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26Oct/15

Powerful earthquake strikes Afghanistan, causes deaths in neighbouring Pakistan

Strong earthquake from Afghanistan rattles northeastern Pakistan as well, leaving at least 12 dead, scores injured.

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17Jun/15

Mobli Iaunches EyeIn – the first visual search Engine for user generated content

Mobli Introduces a New Kind of Search with the Launch of EyeIn – the 1st Visual Search Engine for User Generated Content
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08Jun/15

Newly-crowned Miss Tibet inspires women to stand up against China

Winner of Miss Tibet 2015, a beauty pageant held in India’s Himalayan foothill town of Dharamsala, hopes to inspire fellow Tibetan women-in-exile to stand up against Chinese rule.

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09May/15

New radar technology already saving lives in disaster zones

The prototype of a new radar technology designed to detect the heartbeats of victims trapped in rubble is demonstrated. The technology was developed by NASA and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

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30Apr/15

Teenager rescued five days after Nepal quake

Nepal’s Armed Police Force rescue a teenage boy, Pema Lama, from a collapsed hotel in Kathmandu six days after an earthquake hit the country.

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27Apr/15

Survivor recounts terrifying moments when earthquake triggered avalanche at Mt. Everest base camp

Survivor says “everything was gone” after quake-triggered avalanche hit Mt. Everest base camp.
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