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Nepal earthquake


Beyond Body Images

May 04, 2016 12:00 am

Sharbendu De’s photographs represent the state of mind that prevails after a natural disaster.

Nepal: ‘Since earthquake, 15% spike in human trafficking’

April 27, 2016 2:19 am

A total of 308 persons of less than 18 years, and another 327 of over 18 years of age, were intercepted in the three months before the earthquake.

Only one temple restored since Nepal earthquake

April 27, 2016 2:10 am

Blockade of supplies from India delayed restoration, says UNESCO Nepal chief.

Shaky Ground

April 27, 2016 12:00 am

The recent history of Nepal, chequered by civil war, rallies, a controversial constitution and a massive earthquake, is the subject of a new exhibition in the Capital.

A year after earthquake: Schools destroyed and reconstruction slow, Nepal struggles to keep kids in class

April 26, 2016 2:02 am

On April 25, 2015, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake followed by powerful aftershocks had hit Nepal, leaving 8,891 dead and destroying more than 6 lakh houses.

Nepal one year after the earthquake: Still to pick up the pieces

April 25, 2016 4:54 pm

With little done towards rehabilitation and reconstruction through the year, Bhandari’s and Oli's presence at the anniversary events hardly injects hope among the people in general, and the victims in particular.

Nepal earthquake: A year later, looking back how the country fought against all odds

April 25, 2016 6:35 am

As Nepal tries to get back on its feet after the devastating earthquake, we look back how the disaster struck the country, the rescue operations that followed and the horrific and some happy life-changing experiences.

Day that shook Nepal gets a new symbol, an electric crematorium

April 25, 2016 3:18 am

After years of opposition, earthquake fallout led to first facility in country

Prince Harry to visit Nepal's quake-hit areas

July 24, 2018 5:54 pm

Harry is the first British royal to visit Nepal since its monarchy was abolished in 2008 following street protests.

On thin ice

March 13, 2016 12:17 am

The earthquake that struck Nepal last year had triggered an avalanche on the Khumbu glacier on the Nepal side of the Everest, killing 18 at the base camp, 16 of them ‘ice doctors’.


Photos Of The Year: Vladimir Putin's workout, Mark Zuckerberg's daughter, Barack Obama's selfie

December 28, 2015 5:00 am

Russian President Vladimir Putin exercises in a gym, Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla are seen with their daughter named Max, Barack Obama poses for a selfie.

Schools reopen in areas of Nepal worst hit by earthquakes

June 01, 2015 4:42 pm

Thousands of schools across the districts worst hit by two major earthquakes in Nepal reopened Sunday (May 31).

Nepal Earthquake: After the devastation, a trail of belongings conjure up memories

May 27, 2015 5:59 pm

For these seven families who lost a member each to the twin earthquakes in Nepal, it is the little belongings they left behind that keep the memories alive.

PM Narendra Modi in China, Rahul Gandhi in Parliament: Best pictures of the week

May 16, 2015 8:00 am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Chinese President Xi Jinping in Xi'an, Shaanxi Province, China on Thursday.

One quake after the other, Nepal continues to find itself on shaky ground

May 14, 2015 5:20 pm

The two earthquakes in Nepal are embedded in every mind, in every conversation.

Rescue operations underway after massive Nepal earthquake

May 13, 2015 3:43 pm

A new earthquake killed dozens of people and spread more misery in Nepal, which is still struggling to recover from a devastating quake nearly three weeks ago.

7.4 magnitude earthquake rattles Nepal, sends tremors across north India

May 12, 2015 4:26 pm

Fresh earthquake kills nine in Nepal, four dead in Bihar; PM Modi directs authorities to be on alert.

Life limps back to normal amid fear in Nepal after devastating earthquake

April 30, 2015 3:12 pm

Thousands line up in Kathmandu where the government is providing free transportation for people hoping to travel to their hometowns.

Nepal earthquake: Angry citizens protest against slow rescue operations

April 29, 2015 2:21 pm

Nepalese people protest against the government for the slow pace of aid delivery for the earthquake affected in Kathmandu.

Nepal's iconic Dharahara Tower, Durbar Squares scarred by earthquake

April 27, 2015 2:50 pm

The massive earthquake turned historic heritage sites into rubble.