Monthly Archives: December 2012

Google-funded drones to hunt rhino poacher, WWF deploys in Nepalese national park

No, the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is not using drones to vaporize poachers. But thanks to a five million dollar grant awarded by Google on Tuesday, the organization is expanding its use of unmanned aerial vehicles to track and deter … Continue reading

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Villages providing homestay in western Nepal

Many villages have started providing home stay facilities to tourists after the government enforced the home stay guidelines. Locals in around two dozen villages in Gandaki and Dhaulagiri zones have started providing home stay accommodation for tourists.According to Tourism Office, … Continue reading

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