Category: Weather, Natural Disasters

Pakistan storms leave dozens dead in country’s north-west

Hospital in Peshawar

An injured man is rushed into an emergency ward to receive medical treatment at a hospital in Peshawar, the capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. Photograph: Arshad Arbab/EPA

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More than 2,200 confirmed dead in Nepal earthquake

A man cries as he walks on the street while passing through a damaged statue of Lord Buddha a day after an earthquake in Bhaktapur, Nepal April 26, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A man cries as he walks on the street while passing through a damaged statue of Buddha god a day after an earthquake in Bhaktapur, Nepal April 26, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

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7.8 magnitude earthquake slams Nepal, nearly 700 dead, authorities say

Volunteers help remove debris of a building that collapsed at Durbar Square, after an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015. A strong magnitude-7.9 earthquake shook Nepal’s capital and the densely populated Kathmandu Valley before noon Saturday, causing extensive damage with toppled walls and collapsed buildings, officials said. (AP Photo/ Niranjan Shrestha)

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