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Nepal quake: Officials warn scaling Mt. Everest this season 'almost impossible'  May 5, 9:39 am
London, May 05 (ANI): Officials in Nepal have warned that scaling the Mount Everest this season was "almost impossible" because the routes had been damaged by the avalanches triggered by the massive earthquake that struck the Himalayan nation last month.
Mamata Banerjee flags off 35 trucks with relief material for Nepal  May 4, 7:57 pm
Darjeeling, May 4 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday flagged off 35 trucks with relief material for earthquake victims in Nepal and dubbed the action as a 'social and moral obligation'.
India to stand shoulder to shoulder with Nepal: Ranjit Rae  May 4, 7:42 pm
Kathmandu, May 4 (ANI): Indian Ambassador to Nepal Ranjit Rae on Monday said that New Delhi will provide all assistance to the earthquake-hit Himalayan nation in its rehabilitation process and will stand shoulder to shoulder with it.
Nepal: NDRF to make demobilisation plan to send troops back to India  May 4, 6:13 pm
Kathmandu, May 4 (ANI): The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) on Monday confirmed that the Nepal Government has asked the search and rescue teams from 34 countries to withdraw their operations from the earthquake-hit areas of the country, adding that it will make a demobilisation plan for the same.
Nepal asks foreign benefactors to withdraw rescue teams  May 4, 5:41 pm
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI): The Nepal government on Monday asked all foreign nations, which had sent rescue teams to the earthquake-hit Himalayan country, to withdraw the same.
Most buildings in Kathmandu unsafe or uninhabitable after quake, says survey  May 4, 11:00 am
London, May 04 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that more than three quarters of the buildings in Nepal's capital Kathmandu are uninhabitable or unsafe after the earthquake measuring 7.9 magnitude hit the country.
PM Modi greets nation on Buddha Purnima  May 4, 9:59 am
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday greeted the nation on the auspicious occasion of Buddha Purnima.
Nepal quake: Death toll reaches 7256, rescue ops continue  May 4, 8:56 am
Kathmandu, May 4 (ANI): The death toll following the devastating earthquake that rattled the Himalayan nation of Nepal a week ago has crossed 7256.
Animated movie made to spread precautionary quake awareness  May 3, 3:49 pm
Dehradun, May. 03 (ANI): In the wake of the earthquake that struck and caused heavy damages in Nepal, an Indian has made an animated movie to spread awareness about the precautionary measures to be taken when tremors strike.
Earthquake-hit Nepal at high risk of landslides, mudslides as monsoon nears  May 3, 2:43 pm
Washington, May 3 (ANI): A new study has suggested that landslides and mudslides likely to remain a significant threat in Nepal for months and the risk is likely to increase when the monsoon rains arrive this summer.
Nepal envoy thanks India for its relief efforts  May 3, 1:16 pm
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): Nepal's Ambassador to India Deep Kumar Upadhyay on Sunday thanked India for its relief efforts after a massive earthquake shook the country last week.
Nepal faces water shortage due to damaged pipelines  May 3, 1:04 pm
Kathmandu, May. 03 (ANI): Due to water pipelines being badly damaged by the earthquake in Nepal, residents in Kathmandu are facing an extreme shortage of water with waters tankers being their only hope.
Nepal's Home Ministry says quake toll has crossed 7K mark  May 3, 12:01 pm
Kathmandu, May 3 (ANI): Nepal's Home Ministry on Sunday said that the death toll from the April 25 earthquake that struck the Kathmandu Valley and the Pokhra region has crossed the 7000 mark.
Jaitley flags of relief material for quake-devastated victims in Nepal  May 3, 12:01 pm
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): Union Finance Minister on Sunday flagged off relief material for the earthquake victims in Nepal and said that the two countries share not only share geographical proximity, but deep cultural relations as well.
RJD holds candle light march in Patna for Nepal quake victims  May 2, 8:44 pm
Patna, May 2 (ANI): The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) workers held a candle light march here on Saturday for the victims of the Nepal earthquake.
Fresh tremors hit Pokhara in Nepal  May 2, 4:59 pm
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): A 5.0 magnitude earthquake occured near Pokhara, Nepal, on Saturday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Nepal earthquake badly affects Varanasi's Rudraksh beads business  May 2, 4:05 pm
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), May 2 (ANI): The earthquake in Nepal has badly affected the export of Rudraksh beads and necklaces to the temple town of Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh.
Back from avalanche-hit Everest base camp, mountaineers share horrid tales  May 2, 3:56 pm
Kathmandu (Nepal), May 2 (ANI) Three mountaineers, who survived a massive avalanche at a base camp near Mount Everest that was triggered by an earthquake in Nepal last Saturday, have recounted their ordeal after their return to Kathmandu.
AIR airing special programmes for quake-hit in India, Nepal  May 2, 11:41 am
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): In the wake of the earthquake that struck and caused heavy damages in some states bordering Nepal recently, All India Radio stations situated in the affected areas have been playing a vital role in disaster management communication to bring succour to the affected people.
Earthquake of 'moderate intensity' shakes Andaman (Update)  May 1, 4:53 pm
New Delhi, May 1 (ANI): An earthquake shook the Andaman Islands on Friday afternoon, with experts referring to it as being of 'moderate intensity'.
Low intensity earthquake shakes Andaman islands  May 1, 4:04 pm
Port Blair, May. 1 (ANI): A low intensity earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale shook the Andaman Islands on Friday.
Rupture along Himalayan Front  May 1, 3:45 pm
Washington, May 1 (ANI): In their article for Lithosphere on 12 March, authors Kristin Morell and colleagues wrote that the 700-km-long "central seismic gap" is the most prominent segment of the Himalayan front not to have ruptured in a major earthquake during the last 200-500 years.
Foreign Secretary, NSA ask agencies to focus on rescue work in remote areas of Nepal  May 1, 3:26 pm
Kathmandu, May 1 (ANI): Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, who arrived in earthquake-hit Kathmandu today, said the rescue operations in remote areas should be given priority and added that the relief materials should reach the victims in time.
Wolters Kluwer offers free online healthcare in quake-hit Nepal  May 1, 12:11 pm
New Delhi, May 1 (ANI): Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals, has announced free access to its online healthcare resources as support to disaster relief efforts in earthquake-hit Nepal.
'Dinosaur-killing' asteroid may have triggered largest lava flows on Earth  May 1, 11:42 am
Washington, May 1 (ANI): A team of geophysicists has suggested that the asteroid that crashed into the Earth 66 million years ago may not have been the sole cause of the end of the dinosaurs; it may in fact have triggered massive volcanic eruptions around the globe that finished the job.