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The day my world was reduced to rubble: Eyewitness

Published on 28-Apr-2015
A Nepalese man consoles his friend during the cremation of his relative killed in the recent earthquake, at the Pashupatinath temple, on the banks of Bagmati river, in Kathmandu. AP photo

The main earthquake, which struck Nepal on Saturday morning with a magnitude of 7.9, did the maximum damage in the capital and other places...

After quake and avalanche, Everest climber not yet ready to quit

Published on 28-Apr-2015
A rescue helicopter is shown at the Mount Everest south base camp in Nepal a day after a huge earthquake-caused avalanche. Reuters file photo

Climber Nick Cienski has not given up on his world record bid to scale six 8,000-metre peaks this calendar year, despite narrowly escaping a huge......

World powers 'closer than ever' to Iran nuclear deal: Kerry

Published on 28-Apr-2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry. Reuters file photo

The world powers are "closer than ever" to clinch a "good comprehensive deal" with Iran that will prevent it from obtaining a nuclear weapon but...

Riot, looting prompt state of emergency, curfew in Baltimore

Published on 28-Apr-2015

Rioters plunged part of Baltimore into chaos, torching a pharmacy, setting police cars ablaze and throwing bricks at officers hours after thousands...

'She was my everything': Tragic end to Nepal quake rescue

Published on 27-Apr-2015

As he watched Nepalese police rescuers finally pull the lifeless body of his 14-year-old daughter from the rubble of their home, Dayaram Mohat collapsed...

Nepal quake toll tops 4,000; crisis looms as shortages galore

Published on 27-Apr-2015
Victims of Saturday's earthquake, sit on stretchers as they wait for ambulances after being evacuated at the airport in Kathmandu, AP Photo

Crisis loomed over quake-hit Nepal today following shortage of food, water, electricity and medicines as fear drove tens of thousands of people...

Islamic State Chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi dead, claims Radio Iran

Published on 27-Apr-2015

In a massive blow to the terror group Islamic State (IS), its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is reportedly dead.

Facebook, Google tools to locate people in quake-hit Nepal

Published on 27-Apr-2015
A young girl walks with a boy over a collapsed school playground in Kathmandu, Nepal, Monday, April 27, 2015. A strong magnitude 7.8 earthquake shook Nepal's capital and the densely populated Kathmandu Valley on Saturday, causing extensive damage with toppled walls and collapsed buildings. AP Photo.

With many searching their loved ones after the Nepal earthquake, Google has launched its 'person finder' tool and Facebook...

Pashupatinath Temple unharmed in Nepal's devastating quake

Published on 27-Apr-2015
The sacred Hindu temple is dedicated to Pashupatinath (Lord Shiva) and is located on the banks of the Bagmati River. It suffered minor cracks on its boundary wall when the quake jolted Nepal, killing over 3600 people. DH File Photo.

The famous 5th century Pashupatinath Temple here has survived the massive 7.9 magnitude earthquake that flattened several World Heritages

Chaos reigns at Nepal's only international airport

Published on 27-Apr-2015
Airport officers stop Indians from fighting during a queue for an aircraft back to their country outside Nepal's Tribhuvan International Airport a day after a 7.9 magnitude earthquake, in Kathmandu. Reuters Photo

Chaos prevailed at Nepal's only international airport here today with hundreds waiting to be evacuated from the earthquake-ravaged country...

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Indians evacuated from earthquake hit Nepal arrive at Air Force Station Palam, New Delhi

Indians evacuated from earthquake hit Nepal arrive at Air Force Station Palam, New Delhi

Indians evacuated from earthquake hit Nepal arrive at Air Force Station Palam, New Delhi

Indians evacuated from earthquake hit Nepal arrive at Air Force Station Palam, New Delhi

People who went for vacation, after being rescued from eathquake-hit Nepal, in Ahmedabad on Monday

People who went for vacation, after being rescued from eathquake-hit Nepal, in Ahmedabad on Monday

Bollywood actor Huma Qureshi performs during Sri Krishna Mahostav in Mathura on Sunday night...

Bollywood actor Huma Qureshi performs during Sri Krishna Mahostav in Mathura on Sunday night...

A boat sails through Dal Lake as heavy rains lashes in Srinagar on Monday. PTI Photo

A boat sails through Dal Lake as heavy rains lashes in Srinagar on Monday. PTI Photo

Locals remove debris and try to clear the road after a portion of an old building collapsed, in...

Locals remove debris and try to clear the road after a portion of an old building collapsed, in...

INS Tharangini, the first Sail Training Ship of Indian Navy is undertaking Lokayan-15 from...

INS Tharangini, the first Sail Training Ship of Indian Navy is undertaking Lokayan-15 from...

A tourist enjoys snowfall in Tezpur on Monday. PTI Photo

A tourist enjoys snowfall in Tezpur on Monday. PTI Photo

Smoke blew up when fire brigade personnel spray water to douse fire of a cloth store...

Smoke blew up when fire brigade personnel spray water to douse fire of a cloth store...

India's National Disaster Response Force personnel look for survivors in a building, in Kathmandu...

India's National Disaster Response Force personnel look for survivors in a building, in Kathmandu...

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