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  • | Monday, 27 April 2015 18:16

    Quake toll hits 4,347 (Update VII)

    KATHMANDU, April 27: As aftershocks continuously hit various parts of the country since Saturday, the death toll has reached 4,347, while the number of injured remains more than 8,154 till Tuesday morning, police said. According to Police, it has mobolized  massive rescue and relief distribution teams  in the mostly affected districts including Gorkha, Dhading, Kavre Sindhupalchwok, Lalitpur Nuwakot districts.
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Rescue operation in Everest

In this photo provided by Azim Afif, people are examined for injuries and prepared for helicopter evacuation at the International Mount Guide (IMG) camp at Ever ...

In grief

Grief-stricken girls weep holding a photograph of their dear one. (Riwaj Rai/Republica) ...

UML meeting

A meeting of CPN UML following the earthquakes in Nepal. (Dipesh Shrestha/Republica) ...

Under the open sky

People rest under the open sky at Satdobato following powerful earthquakes. (Bijay Rai/Republica) ...




Collective grief

The Nepali media, even during the best of times, tends to be highly critical of their government. Criticizing the government, in fact, is the oldest weapon in the arsenal of Nepali journalists. It's easy too. But how do you praise a government whose most notable contribution to the relief and rescue efforts following the single biggest tragedy in modern Nepali history is its complete absence? There are massive planes landing at TIA every hour, bringing in much-needed tents, first-aid kits and food items for earthquake...


Eight million people affected in Nepal earthquake: UN

Eight million people have been affected by the massive earthquake in Nepal, and 1.4 million are in need of food aid, the United Nations says.International aid has started arriving but there is still a shortage of medical equipment, food and...

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