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As rescuers dig, aftershocks terrify survivors of Nepal earthquake that killed more than 2,500

By Binaj Gurubacharya And Katy Daigle THE ASSOCIATED PRESS KATHMANDU, Nepal — Shell-shocked and sleeping in the streets,... (more...)

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Chaos at Nepal airport, says Montreal woman stranded by massive earthquake

THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO — A Montreal woman stranded in Nepal by Saturday’s magnitude 7.8 earthquake says there’s... (more...)

As rescuers dig, aftershocks terrify survivors of Nepal earthquake that killed more than 2,500

By Binaj Gurubacharya And Katy Daigle THE ASSOCIATED PRESS KATHMANDU, Nepal — Shell-shocked and sleeping in the streets,... (more...)

Quake toll rises to 20 in Tibet

Beijing, April 27 (IANS) — The toll in Tibet due to the impact of the earthquake that struck Nepal rose to 20 on Sunday,... (more...)

No time to lose: Global response to Nepal earthquake gears up as airport, overland routes open

By Gregory Katz THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON — There is still time to save lives — that’s why governments... (more...)

Nearly 1,200 Indians evacuated from Nepal (Sixth Lead, Correcting earlier figure)

New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) — The number of Indians evacuated from Nepal crossed 1,000 on Sunday as another flight with... (more...)

Pakistan sends rescue and relief team to Nepal

Islamabad, April 26 (IANS) — Pakistan on Sunday despatched rescue and relief assistance, including a 30-bed mobile... (more...)

As rescuers dig, aftershocks terrify survivors of Nepal earthquake that killed more than 2,500

By Binaj Gurubacharya And Katy Daigle THE ASSOCIATED PRESS KATHMANDU, Nepal — Shell-shocked and sleeping in the streets,... (more...)

80 from Karnataka return from quake-hit Nepal

Bengaluru, April 26 (IANS) — At least 80 people from Karnataka, who were stranded in quake-hit Nepal, returned to New... (more...)

Nepal quake toll rises to over 2,500 (Third Lead)

Kathmandu, April 26 (IANS) — The toll in the massive earthquake that devastated Nepal rose to over 2,500 on Sunday,... (more...)

Quake toll in Bihar now 51, Nitish orders rescue mission

Patna, April 26 (IANS) — At least 51 people have died in the earthquake in Bihar that followed a massive temblor in... (more...)

No time to lose: Global response to Nepal earthquake gears up as airport, overland routes open

By Gregory Katz THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON — There is still time to save lives — that’s why governments... (more...)

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