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Nepal: Country in South Asia
Nepal, officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is a landlocked country in South Asia. It is mainly situated in the Himalayas, but also includes parts of the Indo-Gangetic Plain. It borders the Tibet Autonomous Region of China to the north, and India in the south, east, and west, while it is narrowly separated from Bangladesh by the Siliguri Corridor, and from Bhutan by the Indian state of Sikkim. Nepal has a diverse geography, including fertile plains, subalpine forested hills, and eight of the world's ten tallest mountains, including Mount Everest, the highest point on Earth. Kathmandu is the nation's capital and the largest city. Nepal is a multi-ethnic, multi-lingual, multi-religious and multi-cultural state, with Nepali as the official language.

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Tragic Bus Accident in Nepal Claims Lives: 2 Indians Among 12 Victims | Oneindia News [Video]

Tragic Bus Accident in Nepal Claims Lives: 2 Indians Among 12 Victims | Oneindia News

In a devastating bus accident in Nepal, 12 lives are lost as the bus veers off a bridge and plunges into a river. Among the victims, 2 are Indians. Join us as we discuss the details of this tragic..

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Nepal's 'Buddha Boy' Ram Bomjan held by Nepal Police; 30 mn seized from his residence | Oneindia [Video]

Nepal's 'Buddha Boy' Ram Bomjan held by Nepal Police; 30 mn seized from his residence | Oneindia

On Wednesday, Nepalese police announced the arrest of spiritual leader Ram Bahadur Bomjan, who is revered by his followers as a reincarnation of Buddha, over allegations of disappearances and Rape at..

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