Monday, Apr 27, 2015
April 27, 20159:17 am
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Investigators are still trying to determine who was responsible for downing the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 in July last year, killing all 298 passengers and crew on board.

April 27, 201511:04 am
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The Nepal earthquake death toll has crossed 3200. In this live blog, we track developments of the day in the Nepal earthquake.

April 27, 20154:16 am
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The Tudhikhel ground in Kathmandu has become another shelter, after Ramdev and the organisers of a yoga camp vacated the spot, leaving the tents behind.

April 27, 20154:08 am
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With telecom lines down, the police and Army personnel stationed at regular outposts are the only sources of information.

April 27, 20157:42 am
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Hospitals overflow with dead and injured, run out of supplies; thousands spend rainy Kathmandu night in the open.

April 27, 20151:11 am
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Mahmud was shot dead by unknown gunmen as she was returning home shortly after hosting a seminar on human rights abuses.

April 27, 20153:12 am
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The team said the focus was on identifying buildings where people could be trapped,

April 26, 201510:13 pm
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IMF ready to send team to asses the economic damage and financing needs of Nepal post-earthquake.

April 26, 20158:59 pm
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Nepal PM appealed to donate blood as hospitals badly needed it to treat more than 6,000 people injured in the killer quake.

April 26, 20158:45 pm
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An airstrike on the town of Darkoush, some 20 kilometers (12 miles) north of Jisr al-Shughour, killed and wounded dozens of people.

April 26, 20158:38 pm
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550 civilians in the past month, including 115 children have died in Yemen.

April 26, 20158:03 pm
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Five Advanced Light Helicopters and two Cheetah helicopters have been staged forward to Gorakhpur.

April 26, 20157:47 pm
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While 17 people were killed at the base camp, five more casualties were reported today from areas below the base camp.

April 26, 20155:59 pm
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None of the survivors seemed to have life-threatening injuries but were immediately taken to the hospital upon reaching Kathmandu.

April 26, 20156:58 pm
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The man is stuck at 21,000 feet and the route below is devastated.

April 26, 20153:49 pm
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Chandigarh air force base are flying sorties to Kathmandu carrying relief material from other parts of the country.

April 26, 20153:02 pm
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Many well-known temples have also been damaged, some of them extensively.

April 26, 20151:27 pm
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Two light helicopters shuttled the injured from base camp to a lower altitude, from where they could be evacuated back to the capital, emergency officials at Kathmandu airport said.

April 26, 201512:37 pm
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Rescue operations had still not begun in towns in some remote areas. Across the capital, rescuers scrabbled through destroyed buildings, among them ancient, wooden Hindu temples.

April 26, 201511:23 am
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The night's mix of Washington journalists and Hollywood stars featured Oscar-winner Jane Fonda, reality TV star Donald Trump and actresses Kerry Washington and Tea Leoni.

April 27, 20158:17 am
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Nepal was struck by a devastating 7.9 magnitude earthquake on Saturday, which is one of the worst quakes to have hit the country since 1934.

April 26, 20153:57 pm
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Nepal bore the brunt of the quake's impact with at least 1,805 dead and more than 5,000 injured.

April 26, 20158:38 am
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Nepal's Home Ministry could only confirm 10 deaths, but admitted death toll could rise.

April 27, 20158:17 am
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Death toll in India after the quake rises to 62-46 in Bihar, 13 in UP, 2 in West Bengal and one in Rajasthan:Foreign Secretary.

April 26, 20155:49 pm
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Lawrence You, the company's director of privacy, posted online that Fredinburg was in Nepal with three other Google employees climbing Mount Everest.

April 26, 20157:11 am
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This was the second time an earthquake has hit Swayambhunath complex in recent times.

April 26, 20157:20 am
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The region and particular fault has a history of damaging earthquakes, Earle said, warning that landslides are a particular worry now.

April 26, 20157:08 am
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Some people stood on top of the rubble and shouted for help. I could hear one of them — a fellow tourist — screaming that her mother was trapped under the rubble.

April 26, 20157:10 am
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Ahmed Farouq was considered a ‘rising star’ in militant circles.

April 26, 20158:31 am
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Facebook's has extended its safety feature to allow people affected by Nepal's earthquake to inform their loved ones of their 'safety status'.

April 25, 20159:27 pm
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Italy celebrated the 70th anniversary of an uprising against the Nazis and their Fascist allies near the end of World War II.

April 25, 20158:57 pm
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The two countries signed 51 agreements to boost economic cooperation during Xi's trip.

April 25, 20159:04 pm
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The quake was felt in the cities of Lhasa and Shigatse.

April 26, 20157:49 pm
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Mahmud ran an open forum called The Second Floor (T2F) for discussions on human rights and other civil rights issues.

April 25, 20156:42 pm
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An account of the tremors felt in Northeastern India and its neighbouring regions in the past month.

April 26, 20159:26 am
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Google Person Finder instance launched after massive Nepal earthquake