Himalayan tragedy26 April 2015, Kathmandu, Nepal, AgenciesNepal was ravaged by the worst earthquake in 80 years on Saturday, leaving nearly 1,500 people dead in flattened houses and buildings including the iconic Dharhara tower and renowned Darbar Square in the heart of the capital.
Avalanche claims 10 Everest mountaineers
A total of 10 people, including foreign climbers, were reportedly killed in an avalanche on Mount Everest which was triggered by a magnitude 7.9 earthquake that hit Nepal on Saturday, a Nepal tourism ministry official said.
Quake kills at least 36 in India, PM takes stock At least 36 people were killed and more than 100 injured in India due to the massive earthquake that had its epicentre in Nepal. Prime Minister held a high-level meeting on the situation and spoke with the chief ministers of the affected states.
Outpouring of grief and prayers flood social media As a massive earthquake hit Nepal and also left India shaken in its wake, the social media went abuzz with people praying for those affected and sharing their experiences on websites like Facebook and Twitter.
India sends 4 aircraft with relief supplies to NepalAs many as four aircraft including a C-130 plane carrying three tonnes of relief supplies and a 40-member rescue team were on Saturday pressed into service to assist Nepal after it suffered a devastating earthquake. Delhi beefs up security measuresThe Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Najeeb Jung convened a high level meeting with Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and other senior officers of Delhi Government to take stock of the preparedness in the wake of the earthquake.
Mumbai dial M for victoryPace bowlers Lasith Malinga and Mitchell McClenaghan came up with stellar bowling display to help Mumbai Indians defend a modest score.
No damsel in distressStrong and smart, new age actresses Huma Qureshi, Kalki Koechlin and Radhika Apte talk about the changing role of women in Indian cinema and the struggles one faces as a young actor in the industry.
5th edition of Krackerjack Karnival came as a perfect summer weekend escape for kids and families with two days of playful and engaging activities.
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