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Avalanche At Everest Base Camp
On April 25, 2015, a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal. An avalanche on Mount Everest killed 19 climbers. Expedition leader, Mingma G, was at Everest Base Camp. This is his story of survival.
How I Got Arrested By The Nepalese Police For My Rap Songs | Censored
Towards the end of 2020, the Nepalese Police ordered the arrest of rapper Vten for using derogatory words against the police. In this episode of VWN’s ‘Censored’, VTen explains why he plans to continue to make music true to himself.
Inside the Nepalese Human Trafficking Industry
Trigger Warning: Human Trafficking is the world’s second-largest criminal activity and it rakes in close to $32 billion dollars annually. We find out why the sex trafficking of women continues to be rampant along the Nepal-India border.
The Nepalese Honey That Makes People Hallucinate
On this episode of VICE Specials, we travel deep into the Annapurna mountains to join a Gurung village on its hunt for honey that some believe is poisonous and others say has hallucinogenic effects.
The Young Girls Whose Feet Never Touch the Ground
Broadly heads to Nepal to witness the centuries-old tradition of worshipping Kumari, a living goddess manifested in the body of a young girl.