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Nepal floods: Death toll touches 78; over 17,500 displaced

Many parts of Kathmandu, including Kalanki, Kupondole, Kuleshwor and Balkhu were submerged under water on Friday. Thirty-two people are still reported to be missing in the rain-related incidents that have thrown normal life out of gear in the central and eastern parts of the Himalayan nation.

Nepal floods death toll touches 28, 16 still missing

Heavy monsoon rains for the past few days have left many settlements at high risk of floods and landslides in several places in Nepal.

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UN provided support to over 31,000 Nepal families hit by floods

Around 160 people lost their lives, over 43,000 houses were destroyed, 1,92,000 houses partially damaged and more than 21,000 families displaced in the floods.

Text message alerts prove life saver in flood-hit Nepal

Local charities say hundreds of lives were saved, possibly thousands, thanks to the mass government text alerts, which enabled people to flee before the worst rains hit.

Nepal floods: PM Modi expresses grief over loss of lives, says India will offer all possible assistance

A statement made by the PMO said, "The prime minister conveyed condolences at the loss of lives in Nepal due to recent widespread floods and expressed readiness to provide all possible relief assistance." 

China announces $1 million aid for flood-hit Nepal

Nepal and China signed three different agreements — a Rs 2-billion project for joint exploration of petroleum, natural gas and mines; Rs 15-billion project for upgradation of Arniko highway built in the 60s: and for building a bridge along the Kerung-Rasuwagarhi road, currently under construction

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Around 200 Indian tourists among 600 stranded due to Nepal floods

Nepal floods: More than 35,000 houses have been partially submerged, about 1,000 damaged and close to 400 livestock have died due to the flooding, the ministry data showed.

Death toll in Nepal floods and landslides reaches 49

According to the latest data, one person was killed in Panchthar, four in Sindhuli, Jhapa and Banke each, five in Morang, eight in Sunsari, three in Sarlahi and Surkhet each and two in Bara and Dang each.

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