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Explained: Why a Forecasted Dry Monsoon Does Not Necessarily Mean a Hazard-Free Season
The Department of Hydrology and Meteorology forecasted a high possibility of below-average rainfall throughout most regions during the monsoon season, with some areas also expecting drought and above-normal heat. However, there is still a significant chance of flash floods, landslides, and other hazards, which might increase in frequency, unpredictability, and intensity.
How False Headlines and Thumbnails on YouTube Spread Misinformation in Nepal
Google-owned YouTube is facing criticism for not tackling misinformation. Despite calls for greater transparency and collaboration with fact-checkers, YouTube fails to take action to prevent the spread of false information.
Four key environmental challenges facing Nepal’s new government
Nepal’s new Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal must address the economic as well as environmental and climate crises Doing so requires both domestic and international cooperation.
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