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Nepal earthquake: Death toll rises to 5,000

The Nepal earthquake death toll reached over 5,000 and more than 10,000 reported injured as relief and rescue operations continued in full swing.  READ:

What happened in Nepal?

What happened in Nepal and how big is the damage? Seismologists say that the quake happened on what is known as a “thrust fault”. This describes the situ

It is a tragedy, stupid

American humorist Erma Louise Bombeck once noted that there is a “thin line that separates laughter and pain, comedy and tragedy, humour and hurt”. So true, and wise of her. I wish the

$415 million needed to rebuild Nepal: United Nations

Around $415 million are required to get the quake-ravaged Nepal back to normal, a UN report estimates. The report, ‘

Replug: Stories you might have missed from the week gone by

Here are five special stories you must read this weekend International Labour Day

#GoHomeIndianMedia: Angry Nepalese slam Indian media for quake coverage

Indian media is facing huge criticism for the ‘insensitive’ and `sensational` coverage of the devastating earthquake that hit the Himalayan country on April 25. As Nepal

Between despair and hope: Pictures from Nepal

The devastation struck with a magnitude of 7.9 in Nepal on April 25, wiping away lives, homes, generations and rich heritage of its capital, the temple town of Kathmandu. Over 7,500 people have bee

How NDRF helped quake-hit Nepal

On the morning of April 25, India’s neighbour was struck by an earthquake of magnitude 7.9, creating damage unexplainable by mere citation of the numbers of deaths, collapsed structures, or p

Girls, interrupted

Beware of pickpockets’ is written in white against a dirty betel-leaf-stained wall as you walk up the dark, dank staircase of brothel number 64 on Garstin Bastion Road or GB Road, Delhi&rsquo

A year after quake killed over 8,000 people in Nepal

Over 8,000 people were killed when an earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale shook Nepal on April 25, 2015. The temblor was followed by strong aftershocks. More than 17,000 pe

Remembering Nepal earthquake: Struggle for health facilities continue

It’s been a year since 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, killing at least 8,000 people, leaving more than 21,000 injured and two million homeless. The neighbouring country, however, figh

A building act for Nepal

Comedian couple Sitaram Kattel (aka Dhurmus, the stage character he assumes) and Kunjana Ghimire (aka Suntali, her stage character), household names in their homeland Nepal, were on a carefree tour

Bhutan’s pursuit of happiness, shortage of health sub-centres in UP, and role of digitisation in IGNOU

In many ways the story of Gross National Happiness in a country is the story of Bhutan and its modern history. There are two major transition points in Bhutan’s recent history, the beginnin



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