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Video/Read : Meet Durga Kami- 68-Year-old student is loving going back to school……

“Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.” ? Henry Ford. When we imagine a person in school dress, an image of a teenager comes to our mind, but Durga Kami from Nepal has broken that stereotype. Durga Kami does touch up to his white beard wearing his school uniform and with …

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Nepal teen born without use of arms or legs makes beautiful art

While the earthquake last year spelt disaster for many Nepalis, 16-year-old Amir Bomjon got a chance to make something of his life. Born handicapped to an impoverished family in Palung, he watched his mother work herself to the bone to support the family. Because of his physical state, he grew up feeling like a burden. When the earthquake struck, relief …

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Anuradha Koirala- Maiti Nepal CNN Heroes 2010 Winner , known for her anti human trafficking drive

Anuradha Koirala the chairperson of Maiti Nepal,  and a crusador known for her anti human trafficking drive through her non profit making organization Maiti Nepal, has been named the 2010 CNN Hero of the year. This is the first time a Nepali bagged the prestigious international award. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EpMX1eSVWpY CNN’s Anderson Cooper announced the result at the conclusion of the fourth-annual …

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