Latest posts by Sanjib Chaudhary
Nepal has 507 recorded orchid varieties, however, illegal trade and misuse of these magnificent wildflowers for their end-use as ornaments, medicine and food has made them vulnerable to extinction.
Modern societies can learn much from indigenous art about the importance of nurturing our relationship with nature.
The unique cat species is declining in number as their habitat of wetlands is shrinking, being turned into agricultural and developmental areas.
"It's a time to rejoice as the number of rhinos has increased to 752. However, habitat degradation bothers me and I wonder if it will be able to hold the...
"There's a tendency to cherry-pick facts and present them to suit a particular agenda."
Women footballers rise above the challenges of discrimination, sexual harassment, and unequal pay.
The London-based chef became a celebrity after finishing in second place at the BBC's MasterChef: The Professionals.
Two white-coloured kraits (Bungarus), discovered during rescue calls in the Province 2, in the southeastern region of Nepal, are first recorded cases in their species in the world.
Nepalese activist Iih founded a social movement, went on hunger strikes, and walked 167 km to draw attention to Nepal's poor pandemic response -- as well as help those impacted...
Nepal finds itself in the line of fire of the China-US trade war and the Indo-China border conflict.
The recent discovery of a yellow turtle in India drew a lot of attention, but it's not the first time one has been spotted.
Weeks of lockdown have created a favourable environment for birds due to the reduction of pollution and less human interference.
‘Masinya Dastoor’, an art series of young artist Lavkant Chaudhary, delves into the history of chronological marginalization of the indigenous Tharu community in Nepal over the past decades.
Artwork by 19 renowned Nepali artists showcased in an online virtual exhibition named ‘Tangential Stress’ by the Museum of Nepali Art (MoNA).
The banded kukri snakes, pale brown in color with black crossbands, are named after their sharp, flattened, curved teeth which they use for slicing reptile eggs.
Nepali cartoonists use satire and comedy to depict the country under lockdown.
As the Coronavirus continues spreading across countries worldwide, the Government of Nepal issued an appeal not to organize any large meetings, conference, festivals, gathering and any other events.
The Taxus mairei plant is regarded as critically endangered in Nepal. Nepal needs concrete steps to conserve these trees and to introduce a sustainable system for collecting the leaves.
Gyani Maiya was one of two fluent speakers of Kusunda. With her passing, the language has suffered an irreparable loss.
For the first time, clouded leopards have been found high up in Nepal's Himalayas. But can they survive climate change?
Clouded leopards, one of the most elusive cats, were found for the first time at an altitude of 3498 meters (11476 feet) above sea level in the Langtang National Park...