Nepal's tourism industry took a major hit during the decade of Maoist insurgency. Now Nepalese officials want to make 2011 the year of tourism. And they're billing Nepal as a destination for gay and lesbian visitors. Habiba Nosheen has more.
It's been 10 years since Nepal's crown prince gunned down the king, and other royal family members before killing himself. Many in Nepal say they don't believe the official story of what happened that night. The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports.
Three climbers died on Mount Everest this weekend. Two more are missing. The mountain is particularly dangerous this year, and more congested than ever. One respected expedition organizer canceled the season earlier this month.