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The mad rush of the chaotic hours following the 7.8-magnitude earthquake near Nepal's capital Kathmandu has died down. Now, families sit, camped out, silent but for now abandoned. | PHOTOS | HOW TO HELP

Inside Kathmandu: A first-person account
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 04:05:18 EDT
We came on a commercial flight to Kathmandu. Blue tarps were visible from the sky for people to hide under -- signs that there was something wrong.

CNN's Sumnima Udas reports from the historic Durbar Square in Kathmandu where temples have been destroyed by the earthquake.

As the death toll rises in Nepal, aid and supplies begins to pour into the airport. CNN's Ivan Watson reports.

Part of India slid up to 10 feet northwards
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 04:07:02 EDT
In a tragic echo of the catastrophic events in Haiti in 2010, a powerful earthquake struck one of the poorest nations on Earth today. The latest estimates from seismologists put the magnitude at 7.9, which would actually makes it about 40% larger than the 7.8 currently being reported. That's less than half the size of the previous major event nearby in 1934, which killed around 10,000 people.


Relief as helicopters reach climbers
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:59:12 EDT

Nepal: A country without graveyards
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 05:36:51 EDT
Jack Tiwari, president of the America Nepal Society, begins most mornings with a short prayer to the dozen or so Hindu deities who sit atop the altar at his home in Northern Virginia. He thanks the gods for giving him another day, offers them some sweets and asks for good health and happiness.

Survivor's map of city's devastation
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 05:52:29 EDT
Local journalist Sunir Pandey was visiting relatives on the outskirts of Nepal's capital when the ground shook: "My grandfather could not comprehend what was happening and, instead of seeking cover, drifted towards the window."

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