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New Haven, Conn. (WTNH)- A Nepalese-American group based in Branford is reaching out to help victims of the devastating weekend earthquake in their homeland.
Ram Hari Bhandari of the Society of Nepalese in America told me he still has not been able to get in touch with some of his relatives int he small village where he grew up about 120 miles away from Katmandu. 141 more words
When I heard about Nepal’s earthquake late Friday night I had a feeling it was going to bad. Not only was the quake estimated at over 7.5 on the Richter scale right at the beginning (it ended up being classified as 7.8!) but Nepali buildings were not built to withstand such tremors. 304 more words
A powerful magnitude-7.8 earthquake has devastated Nepal, claiming more than 3,600 lives and counting. As business continuity and disaster management professionals, we know that a disaster of this size will profoundly affect hundreds of thousands and have a lingering impact on the region for years to come. 160 more words