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  • Desperate Nepalis flee capital as aftershocks spread fear
    Desperate Nepalis flee capital as aftershocks spread fear

    By Rupam Jain Nair and Ross Adkin BHAKTAPUR, Nepal (Reuters) - Thousands of Nepalis began fleeing the capital Kathmandu on Monday, terror-stricken by two days of powerful aftershocks and fearing shortages of food and water after an earthquake that killed more than 3,200 people. Huge queues had formed at Kathmandu airport with people desperate to get a flight out. Many said they had slept in the open since Saturday's quake, either because their homes were flattened or they were terrified …

  • Vikas Gowda wins the Triton Invitational in San Diego with a new season’s best
    Vikas Gowda wins the Triton Invitational in San Diego with a new season’s best

    Gowda put forth an effort of 65.75m in the event, held on Sunday. …

  • Reports: BCCI set to abandon Champions League T20
    Reports: BCCI set to abandon Champions League T20

    According to reports, the CL T20 won't be played any longer. …

  • U.S.'s Kerry, Iran's Zarif to meet at U.N. anti-nuclear arms conference
    U.S.'s Kerry, Iran's Zarif to meet at U.N. anti-nuclear arms conference

    By Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will meet U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at the opening of a UN conference on the global anti-nuclear weapons treaty on Monday, as they try to make progress in talks on a long-term atomic deal. Iran's top diplomat will be the first state party to the 1970 nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty to address its 190 signatories at the United Nations headquarters in New York on behalf of 118 non-aligned …

  • Factbox - Foreigners in Nepal at time of deadly earthquake
    Factbox - Foreigners in Nepal at time of deadly earthquake

    MUMBAI (Reuters) - Here are details released by some foreign governments on citizens who were in Nepal at the time a strong earthquake hit on Saturday, killing more than 3,200 people. The 7.9-magnitude quake struck at midday on Saturday at a busy time of year for tourism-reliant Nepal's trekking and climbing season, with an estimated 300,000 foreign tourists in the country, several hundred of those on Mount Everest. Countries are listed in alphabetical order. - AUSTRALIA: 549 Australians …

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