World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday May 22, 2015
A strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake rocked the Solomon Islands early Friday, the US Geological Survey said, but there were no initial reports of damage and no tsunami warning was issued.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 21, 2015
A 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands in the Pacific on Thursday, the US Geological Survey said, but no tsunami warning was issued and no major damage was expected.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 20, 2015
Addressing the golden jubilee celebrations of India's first historic climb of Mt Everest in 1965, President Pranab Mukherjee hoped that Indian mountaineers will help in rebuilding lives of those affected by earthquake in Nepal.
World News | Ellen Barry, The New York Times | Wednesday May 20, 2015
Sometimes the most important thing you do on a reporting trip is not reporting. So it was two Saturdays ago, when I found myself scaling a mountain in Nepal's Himalayan foothills to deliver a bottle of whiskey to an 80-year-old woman.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday May 20, 2015
Thousands of centuries-old homes could be demolished in Nepal's historic cities as the government begins the long process of tearing down buildings rendered unsafe by last month's 7.8 earthquake.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Tuesday May 19, 2015
A political tussle has broken out in Bihar over the compensation that is being paid to the families of the 70 people who lost their lives in the two massive earthquakes that struck the region in the past month.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 18, 2015
Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala is likely to visit India soon to discuss long-term plans on rehabilitation and reconstruction following the country's deadliest earthquake that killed nearly 9,000 people.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday May 18, 2015
Valencia launched an initiative with Red Cross on Sunday when the players wore the jerseys with names written in Nepali in a match against Celta Vigo. The jerseys would be auctioned to help raise funds for victims in Nepal.
World News | Written by Niha Masih | Monday May 18, 2015
Supriya is sleeping serenely tucked in a red dupatta, lying in her grandmother's arms at the Tudikhel relief camp in Kathmandu. She is barely a few hours old, the white hospital tag still visible on her tiny hand.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 16, 2015
The Red Cross today ramped up its appeal for aid to disaster-hit Nepal, requesting $93 million in assistance after two earthquakes in less than three weeks killed nearly 8,500 and left thousands homeless.
World News | Written by Niha Masih | Sunday May 17, 2015
At Kathmandu's biggest relief camp at Tudikhel grounds, a hot wind has blown away one leg of Binda Gupta's tent. Her brother tries to fix it unsuccessfully.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 16, 2015
The UN has adopted a resolution, led and co-sponsored by India, calling the international community to urgently assist Nepal and help rebuild the country following the devastating earthquake that killed more than 8,200 people.
World News | Reuters | Saturday May 16, 2015
The bodies of eight soldiers have been recovered from the wreckage of a U.S. military helicopter lost on an earthquake relief mission in Nepal high on a mountainside, Nepali officials said on Saturday.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday May 16, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the US helicopter crash in Nepal was "saddening", adding that India was ready to provide all possible assistance.
World News | Sunday May 17, 2015
As a second powerful quake struck Nepal on Tuesday, one of those caught in a landslide was Saroj Pokhriyal, a program co-ordinater at Action Aid.
World News | Reuters | Thursday May 14, 2015
Military helicopters flew over eastern Nepal and a team sent up a drone on Thursday to search for a missing US Marines Huey chopper, as the death toll rose from the Himalayan country's second big earthquake in less than three weeks.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 14, 2015
A major search operation resumed Thursday for a US military helicopter that disappeared with eight people on board while delivering aid to earthquake victims in Nepal, where a second major tremor has killed dozens and brought fresh misery.
Patna News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday May 14, 2015
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday warned that five lakh people would die if the epicentre of an earthquake was in Patna, and stressed the need to make buildings earthquake-proof.
World News | Written by Vishnu Som | Wednesday May 13, 2015
Just as it seemed that Nepal had moved on from rescue operations to relief work, the massive aftershocks have brought it back to square one.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday May 13, 2015
Hundreds of Nepali troops were searching for a missing US Marines helicopter with eight people on board on Wednesday, a day after the second powerful earthquake in less than three weeks killed scores and sent panicked residents into the street.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday May 13, 2015
As many as 202 aftershocks measuring above 4 on the Richter scale have rocked Nepal since the devastating April 25 earthquake, which killed over 8,000 people.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday May 13, 2015
"Vijay's fan club 'Vijay Makkal Iyakkam' donated clothes and medicines worth Rs 10 lakh," a source close to actor said
World News | Reuters | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The Nepali army has been told a missing US Marines helicopter with eight on board may have come down in a river in the Charikot area hit hard by an earthquake and 400 soldiers are engaged in the hunt, a senior officer said on Wednesday.
World News | Ellen Barry, The New York Times | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The vegetable markets, streetside dumpling stands and other signs of ordinary life slowly returning to Nepal were violently interrupted Tuesday when another powerful earthquake shook the eastern part of the country less than three weeks after a deadl...