Mild tremors felt in north Gujarat, no casualty

Mild tremors were on Sunday felt in northern parts of Gujarat due to fresh aftershocks in Nepal after a massive earthquake in the Himalayan nation, but there was no casualty or damage to property in the western state.

Fresh tremor measuring 6.9 hits Nepal, India

Fresh tremors which had a magnitude of 6.9 on the Richter Scale were felt on Sunday in Nepal and other parts of India.

Tourists from Karnataka safe in Nepal

A nine-member group of tourists from different parts of Dakshina Kannada District in Karnataka, on a visit to Pokhara in Nepal, is safe after the massive earthquake that shook the region.

Himalyan quake: No major impact on Indian companies operating in Nepal

Indian companies operating in the earthquake-hit Nepal today said there has not been any major imapct on their operations in the Himalyan nation.

All Mizos in Nepal safe

All Mizos living in Nepal, many of them missionaries and evangelist teachers, were reportedly safe, reports from Nepal said.

Air India, SpiceJet to operate free relief flights to Nepal

 Following the earthquake in Nepal, state-run Air India and budget carriers SpiceJet and IndiGo have decided to operate additional flights and carry relief material to the quake-hit country free of cost.

Survivors recount nightmare of shaking buildings, devastation

Survivors of the devastating earthquake in Nepal that killed over 2,000 people had horrific tales of the nature's fury that reduced houses, temples and historical monuments to rubble as they struggled for basic necessities of shelter, food and sanitation.

People from Karnataka stranded in Nepal returning in batches

People from Karnataka stranded in Nepal that was rocked by a massive earthquake are returning to India in batches through road and special Indian Air Force flights, state government officials said.

Nepal president spends night in tent

 Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav spent Saturday night inside a tent after the powerful earthquake caused several cracks in his office-cum-residence.

6.6 million people affected in Nepal quake: UN

 Some 6.6 million people in Nepal have been affected by the devastating earthquake, the UN office in Kathmandu said on Sunday.

Fresh tremors shake various states, toll climbs to 57

 Fresh tremors were on Sunday felt in various parts of India, including the national capital Delhi, even as the death toll in yesterday's temblor climbed to 57.

Govt steps up efforts to rescue tourists from quake-hit Nepal

India on Sunday took a slew of steps for speedy evacuation of stranded tourists in quake-hit Nepal including goodwill visas to foreigners and mobilising buses and ambulances.

India U-14 football girls stranded at Kathmandu

Fresh tremors on Sunday delayed the evacuation of the Indian Under-14 girls football team from the earthquake-affected Nepal capital.

Quake deals heavy blow to Nepal`s rich cultural heritage

Reduced to piles of rubble and splintered wood, Nepal`s rich cultural heritage has suffered a devastating blow from a massive earthquake that tore through the country, experts said Sunday.

After Nepal quake, India may be next: Experts

 In the wake of the strong 7.9 magnitude earthquake that killed over a 1,500 people in Nepal and left a swathe of devastation in the northern Himalayas on Saturday, experts said a temblor of equal intensity is "overdue" in northern India."

Telecom operators slash call rates to quake-hit Nepal

Telecom operators MTS India and Tata Teleservices on Sunday said they have slashed charges for calls made to earthquake-hit Nepal to support disaster relief efforts.

Nearly 1,000 Maharashtra tourists stranded in Nepal

 An estimated 800-1,000 tourists and mountaineers from different parts of Maharashtra are reported stranded in earthquake-hit Nepal, but all are safe, a top government official said here on Sunday.

All Kashmiris in Nepal safe: Police

All Kashmiris working in Kathmandu, the capital of earthquake-hit Nepal, are safe, a police spokesman said.

Fresh tremors jolt Odisha

Fresh tremors jolted several parts of Odisha on Sunday, triggering panic among people as the aftershocks came a day after a powerful earthquake rocked Nepal and several parts of India.

Quake: Nepal Ambassador thanks Indian Govt for rescue help

Ambassador-designate of Nepal here Deep Kumar Upadhyay on Sunday expressed gratitude to India for its quick response in helping its quake-hit neighbour as round-the-clock rescue work began there.