MEXICO CITY, Aug 5: Carlos Antonio Santamaria Diaz may be only 12 years old, but he has already enrolled in the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and will begin his biomedical physics studies on Monday.The child prodigy earned his place in Mexico's most prestigious university after getting 105 points out of 109 in his admission test, becoming the youngest person to study a professional degree in the institution.
KATHMANDU, July 26: Prachin Pant unveiled her first collection of poetry and photography book ‘broken rays of sunshine’ in an event at GG Machhan, Jhamsikhel. The book was jointly launched by litterateur Viplop Prateek and artist Salil Subedi on Tuesday.
KATHMANDU, May 15: Although over 5,000 public vehicles older than 20 years are plying the roads across the country according to government estimates, only 395 have been taken under control or dismantled, a data compiled by the Department of Transport Management (DoTM) shows.
PORT WENTWORTH, May 3: A crew of nine Puerto Ricans were flying an Air National Guard C-130 into retirement in Arizona when it crashed onto a highway in Georgia on Wednesday, and authorities said there are no survivors.
BERLIN, Mar 2: The young rebel behind a political campaign that could cause turmoil across Europe looks like a typical German university student — he’s usually in sneakers, jeans and a hoodie, has soft features, short blond hair and an overall polite demeanor.
KATHMANDU, Feb 22: Lawmaker Mahendra Yadav, who is younger than at least a dozen other members of parliament, is going to chair parliamentary meetings as the eldest member of the 275-member House until a speaker is elected.
ITAHARI, Feb 5: Police on Sunday filed a case against Surendra Bahadur Karki, 28, on charge of raping a ten-year-old girl of Itahari. Karki, a local of Khatyad, Mugu, was temporarily living in ward-8 of Itahari.
EAST BRIDGEWATER, Feb 4: Two sisters tied down and burned a 5-year-old girl, permanently disfiguring her, in a voodoo ritual meant to rid her of a demon causing her to misbehave, police said. The women also threatened to cut off the head of the girl’s 8-year-old brother with a machete, authorities said.
LOS ANGELES, Feb 2: A shooting at a Los Angeles middle school classroom Thursday that left one boy in critical condition, injured four others and had panicked parents in tears was an accident, police said.
TENNESSEE, Dec 20: The longest known frozen human embryo to result in a successful birth for a healthy baby girl. A Tennessee couple has welcomed a baby girl who grew from an embryo that had been frozen for 25 years. It's believed to be the longest-frozen embryo to ever result in a birth.
LOS ANGELES, Sept 23: A 12-year-old singing ventriloquist is getting a $1 million prize and her own Las Vegas show after taking the ‘America’s Got Talent’ crown on the season 12 finale of the NBC reality competition.
CHARIKOT, August 27: A woman has been taken under control after the death of her husband at Bhedpu area of Melung rural municipality – 4 here in Dolakha district. The deceased has been identified as 83 – year – old Karna Bahadur Tamang of Melung rural municipality – 7.
MUSARNIYA, August 20: There was no sign that the continuous rain since Friday night would stop till Saturday morning. Suddenly, water from the Bighi river gushed into the settlement. Within few minutes, the entire village was inundated.
SAPTARI, August 14: On Sunday, a picture of a five-year-old dead child being swept away by the Koshi River in Saptari district gained widespread attention in the social media. The child has been identified as Kamalu Sada of Tilathi-Koiladi Rural Municipality-6.
BAITADI, June 28: One hundred and thirteen years old Pashupati Saud cast her ballot at 7 am today at the Bhumiraj Lower Secondary School polling centre at Suranaya Rural Municipality in Baitadi district.
KATHMANDU, May 7: Family and supporters honored Sunday the 85-year-old climber who died attempting to regain his title as the oldest person to scale Mount Everest, while Nepali officials stressed the need to limit the age for such a daunting physical challenge.