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Phone and web companies race to reconnect quake-hit Nepal
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Phone and web companies race to reconnect quake-hit Nepal

Buildings wrecked by Tuesday's earthquake in Nepal, already weakened by last month's huge quake which killed over 8,000, will take years to rebuild. But another type of infrastructure will bounce back much sooner: communication networks.

68 dead as 7.4 magnitude aftershock jolts earthquake-hit Nepal
World

68 dead as 7.4 magnitude aftershock jolts earthquake-hit Nepal

A 7.3 magnitude earthquake killed at least 68 people and spread panic in Nepal on Tuesday, bringing down buildings already weakened by a devastating tremor less than three weeks ago and unleashing landslides in Himalayan valleys near Mount Everest.

Another earthquake of magnitude 7.3 hits Nepal, at least 42 people dead
World

Another earthquake of magnitude 7.3 hits Nepal, at least 42 people dead

A new 7.3-magnitude earthquake and several powerful aftershocks shook Nepal on Tuesday killing at least 42 people and triggering panic in the Himalayan nation already devastated by a massive temblor less than three weeks back that had claimed over 8,000 lives.

Rude shock for Nepal: Three weeks later, fresh earthquake hits the region
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Rude shock for Nepal: Three weeks later, fresh earthquake hits the region

People walk along the debris of the collapsed houses after a fresh 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, in Sankhu on May 12, 2015, weeks after a 7.8-magnitude quake which killed more than 8,000 people.

After fresh Nepal earthquake, PM Modi directs authorities to be on alert for relief ops
Politics

After fresh Nepal earthquake, PM Modi directs authorities to be on alert for relief ops

With a major earthquake shaking parts of India on Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took stock of the situation and directed all authorities concerned to be on alert for rescue and relief operations as required

India is ready to provide all the support which Nepal would require: Rajnath Singh
India

India is ready to provide all the support which Nepal would require: Rajnath Singh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said India would provide all the support required to Nepal, which was once again jolted by a major earthquake.

Watch: Nepal Parliament evacuated after 7.4 magnitude earthquake
World

Watch: Nepal Parliament evacuated after 7.4 magnitude earthquake

Nepal Parliament evacuated after 7.4 magnitude earthquake. The Nepal Parliament was under way when the earthquake hit and was immediately evacuated.

Nepal earthquake: Aftershocks can occur on the same fault as the main shock, says USGS
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Nepal earthquake: Aftershocks can occur on the same fault as the main shock, says USGS

Another earthquake hits Nepal weeks after the devastating 7.4 quake killed over 7000 people an destroyed large parts of Kathmandu.

For the love of the country: 8-year-old boy raises $26K for Nepal earthquake victims
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For the love of the country: 8-year-old boy raises $26K for Nepal earthquake victims

Neev Saraf, an eight-year old boy from US has raised over $26000 for the Nepal earthquake victims through crowdfunding.

Two fresh tremors felt in Nepal, no damage reported; earthquake death toll nears 8,000
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Two fresh tremors felt in Nepal, no damage reported; earthquake death toll nears 8,000

Two fresh tremors were felt in Nepal on Friday, triggering panic among the people still reeling from the impact of the devastating earthquake.

Nepal earthquake aftermath: Victims have started rebuilding homes on their own, say reports
World

Nepal earthquake aftermath: Victims have started rebuilding homes on their own, say reports

The victims of a massive earthquake that devastated Nepal on 25 April have started to rebuild their damaged homes on their own.

Nepal's only billionaire to construct 1,000 houses, support long-term relief work
World

Nepal's only billionaire to construct 1,000 houses, support long-term relief work

Nepal’s lone billionaire sets up his own earthquake aid program.

Nepal earthquake shrunk Mount Everest? That's what satellite data analysis suggests
World

Nepal earthquake shrunk Mount Everest? That's what satellite data analysis suggests

The devastating earthquake in Nepal may have shrunk the height of Mount Everest, the world's tallest peak, by about 2.5 cm, according to analysis of satellite data.

Nepal begins post-quake renovations as death toll nears 7,700
World

Nepal begins post-quake renovations as death toll nears 7,700

Nepal on Wednesday mounted post-quake renovation works as it declared the Rastrapati Bhawan and thousands of buildings and homes unsafe for use after the devastating temblor that killed at least 7,652 people.

After relief work, India is now committed to reconstruct and rehabilitate Nepal: India tells UN
World

After relief work, India is now committed to reconstruct and rehabilitate Nepal: India tells UN

Having launched the massive relief operation 'Maitri' in quake-hit Nepal, India has told the United Nations that it remains committed to partnering with the neighbouring country's rehabilitation and reconstruction.

Nepal earthquake aftermath: 60 bodies recovered in valley hit by mudslide caused by tremor
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Nepal earthquake aftermath: 60 bodies recovered in valley hit by mudslide caused by tremor

Emergency workers have recovered the bodies of 60 people — including nine foreigners — who were killed when Nepal's earthquake triggered a mudslide.

After Nepal earthquake, Indian Army calls back Mount Everest expedition team
World

After Nepal earthquake, Indian Army calls back Mount Everest expedition team

A 30-member mountaineering team of Indian Army, which was to scale the Mount Everest to mark the golden jubilee of the first Indian conquest of the mountain, has been called back following the devastating earthquake in Nepal.

Viral photo of 'Nepal earthquake victims' turns out to be 2007 photo of Vietnam kids
World

Viral photo of 'Nepal earthquake victims' turns out to be 2007 photo of Vietnam kids

A photo which was claimed by people to be a picture of two children in Nepal clinging on to each other turned out to be a photo of two children in Vietnam.

Outdated equipment prevented forecast of Nepal earthquake, claims Bihar-based geologist
India

Outdated equipment prevented forecast of Nepal earthquake, claims Bihar-based geologist

A Bihar-based geologist has claimed that he and his team of scientists could have predicted the killer earthquake which hit Nepal on April 25 if they had been provided with the latest equipment.