| April 27, 2015



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  • | Monday, 27 April 2015 18:16

    Death toll reaches to 3,862: Home Ministry (Update II)

    KATHMANDU, April 27: The death toll following Saturday and Sunday's earthquakes mount to 3,862, the home ministry on Monday said. Injured from Gorkha, Dhading, Rasuwa, Nuwakot, Sindhupalchowk, Kavre and Lalitpur are being air-lifted to the capital. According to Nepal Police Spokesperson Kamal Singh Bam, a total of 1,320 in the valley and 2,542 outside the valley died in the earthquakes. People still being trapped in 19 places in capital: NA Many people have still been trapped at 19 different places in the capital. The rescue team has not yet been able to retrieve the victims.According to Nepal Army,  people have…
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Rescue operation in Everest

In this photo provided by Azim Afif, people are examined for injuries and prepared for helicopter evacuation at the International Mount Guide (IMG) camp at Ever ...

In grief

Grief-stricken girls weep holding a photograph of their dear one. (Riwaj Rai/Republica) ...

UML meeting

A meeting of CPN UML following the earthquakes in Nepal. (Dipesh Shrestha/Republica) ...

Under the open sky

People rest under the open sky at Satdobato following powerful earthquakes. (Bijay Rai/Republica) ...




Missed opportunity

Nine years of Loktantra Few other people in the world are as fatalistic as Nepalis. Most of us tend to swing between the extremes. Either we are euphoric at successful political movements, as was the case immediately after the 1990 and 2006 political upheavals. Or we get despondent easily when we see our larger-than-life expectations were unrealistic, as is the case now as we celebrate the 10th Loktantra Diwas. The sense of optimism was high following the 2006 Jana Andolan. For the first time in the...


Govt appeals for contributions to PM Disaster Relief Fund

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