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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
Nepal Parliament evacuated after 7.4 magnitude earthquake. The Nepal Parliament was under way when the earthquake hit and was immediately evacuated.
Another earthquake hits Nepal weeks after the devastating 7.4 quake killed over 7000 people an destroyed large parts of Kathmandu.
Neev Saraf, an eight-year old boy from US has raised over $26000 for the Nepal earthquake victims through crowdfunding.
Two fresh tremors were felt in Nepal on Friday, triggering panic among the people still reeling from the impact of the devastating earthquake.
The victims of a massive earthquake that devastated Nepal on 25 April have started to rebuild their damaged homes on their own.
Nepal’s lone billionaire sets up his own earthquake aid program.
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 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.
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.
Emergency workers have recovered the bodies of 60 people — including nine foreigners — who were killed when Nepal's earthquake triggered a mudslide.
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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.
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.
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.