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Last updated: Sunday, April 26, 2015 5:00:03 PM

Nepal quake: Toll rises to 876
Kathmandu, April 25 (IANS) At least 876 people were killed in the massive earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday, officials said.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 7:00:03 PM

Pakistan intelligence agencies to join probe into Sabeen Mahmud murder
Islamabad, April 25 (IANS) A day after Pakistani female human rights and peace activist Sabeen Mahmud was shot dead in Karachi after hosting a discussion on allegations of torture in Balochistan province, Director General Inter Service Public Relations on Saturday tasked intelligence agencies to assist in the investigation of the killing.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 6:56:19 PM

Bangladesh cricket team to receive money, flats, cars
Dhaka, April 25 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday announced that flats and cars along with prize money will be given to the national cricket team for its brilliant performance in the World Cup and home series against Pakistan.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 6:44:03 PM

Sarkar, Shahid earn first call in Bangladesh Test squad
Dhaka, April 25 (IANS) Bangladesh has called up newcomers Soumya Sarkar, Mohammad Shahid and Liton Kumar Das for the first Test against Pakistan.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 6:40:04 PM

Armenians joined by Turks in marking 1915 mass killings
Istanbul, April 25 (IANS) Thousands of Turks and Armenians from around the globe commemorated here the centenary of the 1915 mass killings of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 6:32:13 PM

Over 700 dead as massive quake ravages Nepal, rocks India (Roundup)
Kathmandu/New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Over 700 people were killed and many more injured when a massive earthquake -- lasting about 20 seconds -- and several strong aftershocks caused widespread devastation in Nepal. India too was affected.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 6:30:03 PM

Nepal quake: Assam mountaineering team on Everest expedition safe
Kathmandu, April 25 (IANS) An 11-member mountaineering team from the Indian state of Assam on an expedition to Mt. Everest in Nepal, which was rocked by a powerful earthquake on Saturday, is reportedly safe.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 6:12:13 PM

How climbers felt as quake hit Mount Everest (Lead, Changing dateline)
Kathmandu, April 25 (IANS) As an earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richter scale hit Nepal at 11.41 a.m. on Saturday, climbers on Mount Everest kept tweeting to apprise well-wishers about their situation while unconfirmed reports stated eight casualties at the base camp.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 6:00:03 PM

Is Nepal's Pashupatinath temple safe?
Kathmandu, April 25 (IANS) It is not clear if the Pashupatinath temple in Nepal has suffered damage after a massive 7.9 magnitude earthquake hit the country, with an initial report saying there was slight damage to the temple.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 5:36:12 PM

There's a preconceived notion about Pakistanis: Actress Hina Khwaja Bayat
Lahore, April 25 (IANS) Hina Khwaja Bayat, considered one of the pillars of the Pakistani entertainment industry, feels there is a preconceived notion about her country worldwide, and hopes that India and Pakistan soon learn to live like "good neighbours".

Saturday, April 25, 2015 5:12:10 PM

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