Items tagged asia

As its trees come back, Nepal notches a victory against deforestation

Community-managed forests now account for more than one-third of Nepal’s forest cover, which has grown by about 22% since 1988.

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Half a Million South Korean Workers Walk Off Jobs in General Strike

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Astonishing, rare images of the Vietnam War from the winning side

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Dalai Lama tells his Facebook friends that religion "is no longer adequate"

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