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In Nepal, one daughter's search for her mother - CNN

CNN
Kathmandu, Nepal (CNN) In the stillness of night, Yasmine Habash looks upward at an almost full moon. It shines brighter than any of the bulbs on the hotel grounds. She gazes skyward and hopes her mother, Dawn, can see the same light. Yasmine, 31 ...

Nepal earthquake: Around 39,000 people treated

Doctors working in the quake-ravaged areas of Nepal have afforded medical assistance to at least 38,865 people, the Nepali ministry of health and population said on Tuesday.

Nepal takes charge of post-quake operations as toll mounts to 7, 557

Thousands of military and police personnel were on Tuesday deployed as Nepal took over from foreign rescue teams to mount massive operations to rehabilitate displaced victims of the devastating temblor that has killed at least 7,557 people, including 41 Indians.

Pictures of the Day — May 5, 2015

Photos from Nepal, Burundi, Australia and Ukraine.

Nepal Earthquake 2015 Death Toll Update: More Than 7500 Dead In ... - International Business Times

International Business Times
More than 7,500 people have died as a result of the earthquake that struck Nepal April 25, the government said. Above, earthquake survivors walked past their collapsed houses in Sankhu, on the outskirts of Kathmandu, Nepal, May 5, 2015. Reuters/Athit ...
Nepal quake survivors face threat from human traffickers supplying sex tradeThe Guardian
Use Data, Not Nepotism, to Deliver Aid in NepalTIME
Nepal Quake Death Toll Tops 7500Voice of America
USA TODAY -Fox News

Virtual Volunteers Use Twitter And Facebook To Make Maps Of Nepal - NPR (blog)

NPR (blog)
These pleas for help in the aftermath of the Nepal earthquake have popped up on ever changing maps of the disaster zone, compiled and posted by hundreds of digital volunteers around the globe. They've not been to Nepal and very likely haven't met each ...

Horror in Nepal's 'worst-hit' village

The Nepalese village all but wiped out by the earthquake

60 bodies recovered in Nepal valley hit by quake, mudslide - Fresno Bee

Fresno Bee
KATHMANDU, Nepal — Emergency workers have recovered the bodies of 60 people — including nine foreigners — who were killed when Nepal's earthquake triggered a mudslide that buried a village in the scenic Langtang Valley popular with tourists.

Kathmandu: From glorious temples to heaps of trash in mere minutes - Communities Digital News

Communities Digital News
Kathmandu was named after one of the many temples that once surrounded Durbar Square in the thriving center of the old city. Kasthamandap Temple had stood proudly since the16th century until a natural disaster on April 25, 2015 brought it down to ...
Nepal Earthquake: Kathmandu Airport Closes Damaged Runway to Big PlanesNBCNews.com
Nepal quake: US aid planes arrive in KathmanduBBC News
Nepal earthquake: Government needs international support for reconstructionCBC.ca
Concord Monitor -Eyewitness News -International Business Times UK

Use Data, Not Nepotism, to Deliver Aid in Nepal - TIME

TIME
On April 25, a devastating earthquake struck Nepal. To date, more than 7,500 have lost their lives, and the death toll is still climbing. Many Nepalis, myself included, had an idea that this tragedy was coming. Experts had warned that a powerful ...
Nepal earthquake: Death toll climbs to over 7500CBC.ca
Nepal quake survivors face threat from human traffickers supplying sex tradeThe Guardian
Nepal Quake Death Toll Tops 7500Voice of America
BBC News -U.S. News & World Report -USA TODAY