The nation has 1 percent of the world’s cars, but accounts for 15 percent of global traffic deaths.
The 7.3-magnitude temblor was the largest jolt in the Himalayan country since last month’s disaster.
U.S. Ambassador Richard Verma said he worries about “potentially chilling effects” on civil society.
Hundreds of climbers and guides were thrust into the deadliest disaster ever on the world’s highest mountain.
The martial arts-trained devotees in the 26-year-old cloister are a rarity in a male-dominated religious culture.
The quest to convert the world to vegan ways from the top of the world took Kuntal Joisher on a trying hunt for vegan-friendly mountain gear.
Many volunteers have yet to receive direction and information nearly five days after the deadly earthquake.
Whole settlements were destroyed by the earthquake, and the death toll has surpassed 5,000.
The death toll continued to climb as rescue teams expanded their search into Nepal’s remote villages.
Residents in Nepal’s capital faced food and water shortages and foul weather while rescuers battled to reach those still stranded by an earthquake that has claimed more than 3,600 lives.