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Last updated: Monday, April 27, 2015 12:06:04 AM

Houses collapse in Tibet quake
Lhasa, April 25 (IANS) Houses collapsed in parts of Tibet, when an 8.1-magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal earlier on Saturday, also hit the region.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 2:06:15 PM

Key Taliban commander killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, April 25 (IANS) A key Taliban commander and three other militants were killed on Saturday in Afghanistan's Herat province.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 1:58:03 PM

USGS upgrades quake intensity to 7.9
Kathmandu/New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The USGS on Saturday upgraded the intensity of an earthquake that shook Nepal to 7.9 on the Richter scale from an earlier estimate of 7.5. China Earthquake Networks Center, however, put the intensity at a staggering 8.1.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 1:48:02 PM

Four killed as quake shakes Nepal
Kathmandu, April 25 (IANS) At least four people were killed and several were injured when a huge earthquake shook Nepal and caused widespread devastation on Saturday.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 1:28:04 PM

7.5-magnitude quake hits Bangladesh
Dhaka, April 25 (IANS) An earthquake of 7.5 magnitude hit Bangladesh on Saturday, along with Nepal and several Indian states, bdnews24 reported.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 1:24:03 PM

Second quake strikes Nepal: CENC
Kathmandu, April 25 (IANS) Another 7.0-magnitude quake hit Nepal pn Saturday following a massive 8.1-magnitude quake, the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC) said.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 1:16:11 PM

8.1-magnitude quake hits Nepal: CENC
Beijing, April 25 (IANS) An 8.1-magnitude earthquake hit Nepal on Saturday, the China Earthquake Networks Center said.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 12:50:03 PM

Devastation in Kathmandu
Kathmandu, April 25 (IANS) A massive earthquake that rocked Nepal caused major devastation in the old area of the national capital.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 12:42:08 PM

One dead as quake devastates Nepal
Kathmandu, April 25 (IANS) At least one person was killed when an old building collapsed in the premises of the Indian consulate here when a massive earthquake shook the country on Saturday.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 12:38:04 PM

Huge quake rocks Nepal, tremors shake north India
Kathmandu/New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) A strong earthquake measuring 7.5 on the Richter scale rocked Nepal at 11.41 a.m. India time, with tremors felt from Delhi to Guwahati and Srinagar to Jaipur. Even half an hour later, the aftershocks continued.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 12:34:02 PM

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