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At least 20 dead, dozens injured in India after Nepal quake

By Sat, Apr 25, 2015 6:52PM UTC

NEW DELHI (AP) — Officials say at least 20 people have been killed and dozens more injured in India in a powerful earthquake that struck neighboring Nepal.

At least 711 killed in magnitude-7.8 quake in Nepal

By Sat, Apr 25, 2015 6:10PM UTC

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal’s Home Ministry says at least 71 people have been killed in a magnitude-7.9 earthquake that hit the capital and the Kathmandu Valley.

Nepal quake: At least 30 injured in Everest avalanche

By Sat, Apr 25, 2015 4:52PM UTC

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A senior mountaineering guide says an avalanche swept the face of Mt. Everest after the massive earthquake, while government officials say at least 30 people have been injured on the mountain.

ASEAN leaders to push for South China Sea code of conduct

By Fri, Apr 24, 2015 8:52PM UTC

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s foreign minister says Southeast Asian leaders will seek next week to speed up plans for a binding code of conduct with China that would govern behavior in the disputed South China Sea.

Canadian businessman found dead in hotel in Mongolia

By Fri, Apr 24, 2015 4:20PM UTC

ULAN BATOR, Mongolia (AP) — Police in Mongolia say a Canadian businessman has been found dead in his room at an upscale hotel in the capital Ulan Bator. Jim Doak, 59, was found dead Thursday morning by cleaning staff at the Blue Sky hotel. Canadian media reports identify him as