Climbers in the debris of the Mount Everest base camp after it was hit by an avalanche that killed at least 18 people following the 7.9 magnitude earthquake in Nepal, 25 April 2015 (picture made available 26 April 2015). The avalanche that swept through parts of base camp is reported having had the combined force of two separate snowslides from different peaks. EPA/AZIM AFIF Courtesy of Azim Afif
27 April 2015
International rescue teams and relief supplies began arriving in Nepal's devastated...
The European Union flag flies outside the European Commission Building, the Berlaymond, in Brussels. Photo: Olivier Hoslet/EPA
27 April 2015
Southeast Asia and the European Union (EU) agreed on April 26 to take steps toward...
People inspect the damage to the collapsed landmark Dharahara, also called Bhimsen Tower, after an earthquake caused serious damage in Kathmandu, Nepal, April 25, 2015. Photo: Narendra Shrestha/EPA
26 April 2015
Nepal rescuers battled landslide debris and communication blackouts Sunday as they...
Indian is flying in relief supplies and rescue teams into Kathmandu. Photo: Bdnews24.com
26 April 2015
Indian Air Force has started carrying disaster relief teams and supplies for Nepal
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi out campaigning. Photo: Mizzima
26 April 2015
(ANALYSIS) In late November 2013, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi wrote to...
A man comforts a woman next to a seriously injured person on the ground after an earthquake hit Nepal, in Kathmandu, Nepal, 25 April 2015. A 7.9-magnitude earthquake rocked Nepal destroying buildings in Kathmandu and surrounding areas, with unconfirmed rumours of casualties. Photo: Narendra Shrestra/EPA
25 April 2015
A major earthquake has hit Nepal and the tremors were felt across Bangladesh and eastern...
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks at a press conference in Nay Pyi Taw on November 13, 2014. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
25 April 2015
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has urged the Myanmar government to address the...
Indian security personal on guard duty at the Mao gate at the Nagaland-Manipur state border about 30 kms from Kohima, capital of Nagaland state, northeast India, May 7, 2010. Photo: EPA
25 April 2015
Myanmar soldiers are reported to have encroached on a three-square kilometre area in...
Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce (UMFCCI) chairman Win Aung speaks at a press conference on the Foreign Investment Law. Photo: Hein Htet / Mizzima 
25 April 2015
The US Department of the Treasury has removed prominent Myanmar businessman U Win Aung,...
Student protesters and Buddhist monks jostle with police at barricades set up by police at the students protest site in Letpadan, Bago Region, March 10, 2015. Photo: Thet Ko/Mizzima 
24 April 2015
Authorities in Myanmar must end their on-going clampdown on student protesters and their...
Refugees and migrants in the migrant holding centre on the Pacific island of Nauru. Photo: EPA
24 April 2015
An ethnic Muslim Rohingya from Myanmar is the first refugee from Australia’s Nauru...
Sorting the catch in Phuket, southern Thailand, 22 April 2015. A European Commission decision has slapped the kingdom with a ' yellow card ' for allegedly failing to step up its battle against illegal fishing. Photo: Yongyot Pruksarak/EPA
24 April 2015
Thailand's junta chief said he would invoke controversial powers to clean up his country'...

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