The National Weather Service routinely warns people about falling rain, snow and hail, but temperatures are dropping so low in South Florida the forecasters warned residents Tuesday about falling iguanas.

Andrea Gandini, a 22-year-old Roman sculptor, is making a growing name for himself by turning the Eternal City’s dead tree stumps into much-admired pieces of art.

DPM Pokhrel planting saplings

September 14, 2019 16:16 pm

Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Ishwor Pokhrel planting trees amid a plantation program organized by Kathmandu Metropolitan City in collaboration with Tokha Municipality at children friendly park, Tokha on Saturday.

Enchanting sunrise

April 2, 2019 16:55 pm

It’s the universal truth that after darkness there is the light and after dusk there is dawn. And the view of Sun going down or coming up is always an enchanting experience to watch.

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: The Ward Office of Pokhara Metropolitan City-6 has fined organizers of IME Nepal Literature Festival with Rs. 10,000 for chopping 24 trees without seeking permission while making their stage at Barahi Ghat's ground.

KATHMANDU, Oct 2: There is an acute shortage of timber in the market, especially in view of the earthquake reconstruction work, but the logs collected from tree felling along the right of way (RoW) for the Kathmandu Tarai Expressway (also known as Fast Track) are decaying at various sites.

POKHARA, July 18: Pokhara High Court on Tuesday issued an interim order to the concerned government authorities to stop rampant chopping of old trees in the city.

BARA, Dec 18: Nepal Army (NA) personnel have started felling trees within the right of way of the Kathmandu-Tarai Expressway project.

Protect Trees

August 1, 2017 11:51 am

Trees are big and strong, They provide us food and timber Trees are culturally important, They protect water catchments

KATHMANDU: ‘Smriti Brichhya’, the commemorative tree is planted in the memory of loved ones or any other special occasion and moments of life. In our country, the trend of urbanization is rapid and cities are turning into concrete jungle in a faster pace.

KOHALPUR, June 10: Government officials and concerned authorities of Jay Durga Community Forest Users Group (CFUG), Kanchanpur and national forest area of Shamshergunj have been found involved in haphazardly chopping trees against the existing laws.

NIC Asia plants trees

December 24, 2016 10:22 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 24: NIC ASIA has started planting trees as part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR) projects, its chairman Jagdish Prasad Agrawal told the bank’s nineteenth annual general meeting, the bank said in a statement.

Trees make cities healthier

November 3, 2016 00:15 am

There is a beautifully simple action that municipal leaders can take to reduce both extreme heat and air pollution: plant more trees

LUCKNOW, July 11: Hundreds of thousands of people in India's most populous state jostled for space Monday as they attempted to plant 50 million trees over 24 hours in hopes of shattering the world record.