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5.5-magnitude quake jolts Nepal

5.5-magnitude quake jolts Nepal

🕔12:40, 15.May 2015

Kathmandu, May 15  A quake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale on Friday jolted Nepal reeling in the aftermath of major tremors last month and earlier this week which caused massive damage and claimed more than 8,000 lives. The epicentre

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Over 50 injured in Bengal tremors

Over 50 injured in Bengal tremors

🕔08:17, 13.May 2015

Siliguri/Kolkata, May 12 (IANS) Over 50 people, including at least 20 school children, were injured in northern West Bengal, as tremors were felt in most parts of the state including capital Kolkata on Tuesday, officials said. However, there were no

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Fresh earthquake kills 57 in Nepal, 10 in India

Fresh earthquake kills 57 in Nepal, 10 in India

🕔14:27, 12.May 2015

Kathmandu/New Delhi, May 12 t least 57 people were killed and over 1,000 others injured when a massive earthquake and 14 aftershocks shook Nepal on Tuesday causing panic in the Himalayan nation which is still recovering from the devastating April

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Moderate quake rocks Nepal again

Moderate quake rocks Nepal again

🕔11:54, 8.May 2015

Kathmandu, May 8  Days after a severe earthquake devastated Nepal, another tremor measuring a moderate 5.0 on the Richter scale rocked the Himalayan nation on Friday, the National Seismological Centre said. According to the centre, the quake’s epicentre was recorded

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Nepal death toll is 7,759

Nepal death toll is 7,759

🕔14:13, 7.May 2015

Kathmandu, May 7  The death toll in Nepal’s killer earthquake has risen to 7,759, the government announced on Thursday. A home ministry statement put the number of injured in the April 25 quake at 16,432. The temblor measured 7.9 on

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Reconstruction key to next stage of Nepal recovery: UN

Reconstruction key to next stage of Nepal recovery: UN

🕔10:26, 6.May 2015

United Nations, May 6  Various UN agencies have appealed for humanitarian relief and reconstruction in the next stage of Nepal recovery after a major quake there claimed more than 7,300 lives so far, a UN spokesperson has said. The Office

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Nepal, A Wake-up Call: DISASTER MANAGEMENT, ANYONE?…

Nepal, A Wake-up Call: DISASTER MANAGEMENT, ANYONE?…

🕔11:10, 5.May 2015

Nepal, A Wake-up Call DISASTER MANAGEMENT, ANYONE? By Poonam I Kaushish A humungous human tragedy of anguish, despair and desperation, morbidity and mortality struck Nepal last week resulting in a trail of death and destruction, over 6200 dead and counting,

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Indian rescue teams to be withdrawn from Nepal

Indian rescue teams to be withdrawn from Nepal

🕔10:06, 5.May 2015

New Delhi, May 5  India will be bringing back its rescue teams from Nepal after the Himalayan nation asked all such teams from 34 countries to withdraw, nine days after a devastating earthquake that has claimed over 7300 lives. “Rescue

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Shortages grip Nepal as toll rises to 3,815

Shortages grip Nepal as toll rises to 3,815

🕔13:55, 28.Apr 2015

Kathmandu, April 28  Food and water shortages sparked anger across Nepal on Monday as thousands remained in the open even two days after the country’s worst earthquake in eight decades left 3,815 dead and many more wounded, forcing Kathmandu to

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Indians evacuated from Earthquake hit Nepal deboarding the C-17 Globemaster- III of the Indian Air Force, in New Delhi on April 26, 2015.

Indians evacuated from Earthquake hit Nepal deboarding the C-17 Globemaster- III of the Indian Air Force, in New Delhi on April 26, 2015.

🕔12:40, 27.Apr 2015 Read Full Article
Modi thanks doctors, military for helping Nepal

Modi thanks doctors, military for helping Nepal

🕔12:39, 27.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 27  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday thanked Indian doctors, military personnel and rescue teams for going to the aid of earthquake-battered Nepal. In a series of tweets, Modi said that while he appreciated those saying “Thank

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IAF fetches nearly 2,000 Indians back from Nepal

IAF fetches nearly 2,000 Indians back from Nepal

🕔12:29, 27.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 27  The Indian Air Force has fetched 1,935 Indian back from Kathmandu to New Delhi since late Saturday even as its personnel continued with “Operation Maitri” in quake-hit Nepal overnight despite inclement weather, Sitanshu Kar, spokesperson for

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Over 300 Australians missing in Nepal quake

Over 300 Australians missing in Nepal quake

🕔12:05, 27.Apr 2015

Canberra, April 27  Over 300 Australians are still missing following the tremors that devastated Nepal, authorities said on Monday. The department of foreign affairs and trade has been in contact with more than 200 of the 549 registered Australians as

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