Nepal earthquake: More than 1,000 killed across four countries and in Mount Everest avalanche
Full Article The Independent
25 Apr 2015

A massive earthquake in Nepal measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale has killed more than 1,000 people across four countries and triggered a deadly avalanche on Mount Everest. The death toll has risen to 1,130 in Nepal, police have confirmed. In the capital Kathmandu 181 people were killed and across the wider Kathmandu Valley, which was badly...

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Volunteers help with rescue work at the site of a building that collapsed after an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015.
photo: AP / Niranjan Shrestha

updated 25 Apr 2015; published 25 Apr 2015
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Massive Mount Everest Avalanche Caught on Camera
updated 25 Apr 2015; published 25 Apr 2015
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Google Exec Killed In Mt. Everest Avalanche Caused by 7.8 Nepal Earthquake
updated 25 Apr 2015; published 25 Apr 2015
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Nepal Quake: Hundreds Dead, Everest Shaken
updated 25 Apr 2015; published 25 Apr 2015
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Devastating Nepal earthquake kills hundreds, triggers deadly Everest avalanche
updated 25 Apr 2015; published 25 Apr 2015
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Devastating Nepal quake triggers deadly Everest avalanche
updated 25 Apr 2015; published 25 Apr 2015
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Pakistan PM orders probe into killing of activist
Full Article Al Jazeera
25 Apr 2015

- Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has ordered a high-level investigation into the killing of prominent rights activist Sabeen Mahmud, who was killed shortly after hosting a talk on Balochistan’s “disappeared people” in the southern port city of Karachi. Mahmud, 40, was buried on Saturday evening, after a memorial attended by hundreds of...

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Members of the social group "Umeed Jawan Peace Society" hold pictures of prominent women's rights activist Sabeen Mahmud, who was killed by unknown gunmen, during a demonstration to condemn her killing, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Lahore, Pakistan.
photo: AP / K.M. Chaudary

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Pakistan PM condemns shooting of activist Sabeen Mehmud
updated 25 Apr 2015; published 25 Apr 2015
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Prominent Pakistani activist shot dead in Karachi
updated 25 Apr 2015; published 25 Apr 2015
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Pakistani activist Sabeen Mahmud Shot dead in Karachi
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Pakistan Rangers Raided and Sealed MQM Nine Zero Headquarters
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Pakistan bomb blast outside market kills 81, wounded 164( Updated )
Exclusive: Brother says accused Tunisian was forced to captain migrant boat at gunpoint
Full Article Reuters
25 Apr 2015

TUNIS (Reuters) - The Tunisian man accused of piloting a migrant boat that sank off Libya, killing more than 700 people, is himself a migrant who was forced at gunpoint to captain the ship because of his experience as a fisherman, his brother said on Saturday. Italian authorities say the man named in court as Mohammed Ali Malek, 27, was in charge...

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In this Monday, April 20, 2015, file photo, the Tunisian navigator Mohammed Ali Malek, and one of the survivors of the boat that overturned off the coast of Libya, waits to disembark from Italian Coast Guard ship Bruno Gregoretti, at Catania Harbor, Italy.
photo: AP / Alessandra Tarantino

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New rescue mission to save boat migrants
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African migrants captured by authorities as they attempt to make trip to Europe
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updated 28 Nov 2014; published 28 Nov 2014
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European ministers meet to tackle migration
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Official: 31 dead, 200 rescued after ship capsizes near Lampedusa
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Kim Kardashian heads to lay flowers at the memorial to the victims of genocide in Yerevan, Armenia, Friday, April 10, 2015.
photo: AP / Hrant Khachatryan, PAN Photo

updated 23 Apr 2015; published 23 Apr 2015
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Why Won't Obama Recognize the Armenian Genocide?
updated 25 Apr 2014; published 25 Apr 2014
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CNN Slams Obama for Breaking Armenian Genocide Pledge
updated 22 Apr 2015; published 22 Apr 2015
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Armenian Betrayal? Obama Shuns the Word 'Genocide'
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Kim Kardashian Armenian Genocide 2012 Commemoration
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As President, I Will Recognize The Armenian Genocide - Obama
updated 12 Apr 2015; published 12 Apr 2015
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Pope Francis calls Armenian massacre 'first genocide of 20th century'
Powerful earthquake kills at least 718 in Nepal, causes avalanches in Himalayas, officials say
Full Article Newsday
25 Apr 2015

Add comment Reprints + - Volunteers help with rescue work at the site of a building that collapsed after an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015. Photo Credit: AP / Niranjan Shrestha advertisement | advertise on newsday KATHMANDU, Nepal - A powerful earthquake struck Nepal Saturday, killing at least 718 people across a swath of...

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An injured man receives treatment outside the Medicare Hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015.
photo: AP / Niranjan Shrestha

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Nepal Earthquake 7.9-Magnitude Tremor Hits Kathmandu - More Than 1500 People Have Died
updated 25 Apr 2015; published 25 Apr 2015
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7.9 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Nepal Pokhara Kathmandu Delhi Bhaktapur - 7.5 Damages 597 Killed Dead!
updated 25 Apr 2015; published 25 Apr 2015
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7.9 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Nepal Bhaktapur Kathmandu - 7.5 Damages 597 Killed Dead (RAW FOOTAGE)
updated 25 Apr 2015; published 25 Apr 2015
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インド ネパールで巨大地震発生! 7.5 magnitude earthquake hits Nepal KATHMANDU
updated 25 Apr 2015; published 25 Apr 2015
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7.9-magnitude Quake Hits Nepal Near Kathmandu - More than 150 people have died
updated 25 Apr 2015; published 25 Apr 2015
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Strong Earthquake Rocks Nepal, Damages Kathmandu

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JERUSALEM: Israeli security forces killed two knife-wielding Palestinian attackers in separate incidents in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem on Saturday, police said. In the West Bank city of Hebron, a Palestinian was shot dead by a...
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Buy PhotoThe Rev. Shant Barsoumian places a flower on survivor Ramela Carmen, 101, Friday April 24, 2015, during a gathering of metro Detroit's four Armenian churches and those from other faiths for a special ecumenical service to honor and remember...
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