Jakub Covell & Kyle Lashmet

General info about Nepal

Nepal Known as the Land of Everest and being “The only Hindu country in the world”, the kingdom of Nepal is a land of sublime scenery, one of the world’s best and Archeologically very important temples, and some of the best walking trails on the Earth. Although the GDP of “The Land of Buddha” is very low, but it is rich in scenic splendour and cultural treasures. (, 3rd paragraph)

Geological Features

People of Nepal live in the central, hilly region, which embraces the Kathmandu Valley, and in the southern plain known as the Terai.

147,181 km sq. (56,827 miles sq.)

27.8 million people.

Large cities are: Kathmandu, Pokhara, Biratnagar, Lalitpur, Bharatpur.

Climate varies from cool summers to severe winters in the north and subtropical summers and mild winters in the south.

Lowest point is Kanchan Kalan 70 m

Highest point is Mount Everest 8,850 m



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Recent Events in Nepal

Nepal Bus crashed yesterday killing 17 indians, 30 others injured.

Nepal marks anniversary of Everest deadliest avalanche

China-Nepal railway with tunnel under Mount Everest 'being considered'

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