Nepal has banned single-use plastics to reduce the vast amounts of waste left by trekkers and mountaineers in the Everest region.
Police say the pilot, who had been working in Nepal for 3 years, was caught 'red-handed' with two boys aged 12 and 14.
More than 10 million people in the South Asian countries have been affected by the deluge, which also forces tens of thousands to flee their homes.
A four-storey building on a hillside in India collapsed, killing 12 people and trapping at least seven others.
Heavy rain causing floods during the monsoon season often result in deaths across South Asia, this time Nepal is badly hit with 50 deaths.
The cancellation is another sign of the growing influence of China over its Himalayan neighbour.
Nepal has some of South Asia's most progressive laws on homosexuality and transgender rights.
The bodies of four climbers who failed their Everest challenge and left little clue as to their identity propose a new challenge for Nepalese authorities who control the mountain.
Sehingga kini 11 individu maut dalam pendakian tawan Gunung Everest sejak 10 hari lalu.
Police confirm three fatalities in the two separate bomb blasts.
Denai rabung tenggara diteroka oleh Edmund Hillary dan Sherpa Tenzing Norgay pada 1953 dan kekal sebagai laluan paling popular ke puncak gunung Everest.
Recent years have seen especially rapid growth, with the mountain opening up to more people as competition between expedition organisers has caused costs to plummet.
Climbing experts said it was a 'miracle' that Dr Chin Wui Kin survived the freezing conditions on Mount Annapurna for so long.
Rescuers are making efforts to bring Dr Chin Wui Kin down from Mount Annapurna for further treatment.
Annapurna is technically difficult and avalanche-prone and has a higher death rate than Everest.
Female driver was on a trip to a housing area in Bukit Mertajam at the time.
The accident happened at Lukla airport which is the main gateway to the Everest region and is reputed to be one of the most difficult in the world for landings and take-offs.
Nepal's poor air safety record is largely blamed on inadequate maintenance and sub-standard management.
Nepal Police spokesman says there have been reports of arson attacks on other Ncell towers in the country and that a police investigation is underway.
Many communities in Nepal view menstruating women as impure and in some remote areas they are forced to sleep in a hut away from the home.
Pilot mental health was spotlighted by a 2015 crash in Europe after a Germanwings first officer deliberately flew a jet into a mountainside.
He is also the youngest man to score a one-day international half-century, beating Shahid Afridi.
Scientists warn that as climate change causes Himalayan glaciers to melt at an alarming rate, lakes could swell further and eventually collapse.
Fourteen others have been injured.