The successful installation aims to break new ground in monitoring and understanding of climate change.
Pramila Jayapal, a Democrat from Washington D.C., became the first South Asian American woman to preside over the US House of Representatives.
Ravindra Kumar, an IAS Officer of Uttar Pradesh Cadre, has a message for the nation from atop Mount Everest, which he scaled with gangajal (water from River Ganga) in the recently concluded climbing season.
A total of 378 climbers belonging to 41 expedition teams have received a permit from the Department of Tourism to climb Mt. Everest this spring. Of them, 13 are Nepali nationals.
The winds of cyclone Fani were felt hundreds of miles away from where it hit the eastern coast in India, after nearly 20 tents set up at the Everest Base Camp were blown off on Friday.