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Nepalese dig for quake survivors as toll exceeds 2,200, big aftershock hits

Sunday, 26 April 2015.

KATHMANDU: Rescuers dug with their bare hands and bodies piled up in Nepal on Sunday after an earthquake devastated the heavily crowded Kathmandu Valley, killing more than 2,200 people, and triggered a deadly avalanche on Mount Everest.

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Malaysia to send assistance to Nepal

By B.Suresh Ram - Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 19:32

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Government is aware that search and rescue operations are still ongoing in Nepal due to the devastating earthquake which hit the country and the Northern India region yesterday.

Nepalese dig for quake survivors as toll exceeds 2,200, big aftershock hits

Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 17:40

KATHMANDU: Rescuers dug with their bare hands and bodies piled up in Nepal on Sunday after an earthquake devastated the heavily crowded Kathmandu Valley, killing more than 2,200 people, and triggered a deadly avalanche on Mount Everest.

Unicef Malaysia launches emergency appeal for children of Nepal

By B.Suresh Ram - Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 16:00

KUALA LUMPUR: UNICEF is mobilising an urgent response to meet the needs of children affected by yesterday's earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal.

Asean should enhance ties with EU: Mustapa Mohamed

Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 12:38

KUALA LUMPUR: ASEAN should step up its engagement with the European Union (EU) to further boost bilateral relationship between the two blocs, Minister of International Trade and Industry, Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed said today.

Climbers above Everest base camp all safe

Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 12:22

KATHMANDU: There are around 100 climbers at camps 1 and 2 on Mount Everest, above base camp, and all are safe after an earthquake set off an avalanche, the head of the Nepal Mountaineering Association said today

26th Asean Summit begins

Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 09:21

KUALA LUMPUR: The two-day 26th ASEAN Summit begins today with the ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting being held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre here.

Nepal Earthquake: Najib conveys condolences to victims

Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 07:37

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak conveyed his condolences to the families and friends of those affected by the earthquake that struck Nepal and the Northern region of India.

UPDATED: Frantic search for Nepal quake survivors as toll nears 2,000

Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 07:29

KATHMANDU: Rescuers in Nepal searched frantically today for survivors of a huge quake that killed nearly 2,000, digging through rubble in the devastated capital Kathmandu and airlifting victims of an avalanche at Mount Everest base camp.

Nepal Earthquake: UTM mountaineers lucky to be safe

By ALIZA SHAH - Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 01:25

KUALA LUMPUR: The Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) climbers were fortunate to be given a second chance at life as they managed to escape the 7.8 magnitude earthquake which hit Nepal.

Malaysia ready to help Nepal, says Anifah

By Azura Abas - Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 23:14

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia is ready to extend its assistance to Nepal that was rocked by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake today.

EXCLUSIVE: EU says trade, investment relations with Malaysia will be even stronger

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 23:06

KUALA LUMPUR: If trade is a powerful tool for economic growth drawing global economic giants – the US and China - to vibrant ASEAN to negotiate free trade deals, it has been all quiet on the Europe front in recent times despite it being the largest investor in the region.

Common time zone for Asean will benefit all: DPM

By Azura Abas - Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 21:58

KUALA LUMPUR: The proposed common time zone for the Asean capitals will stand to benefit all markets involved.

Nepal Earthquake: Cyclists, UTM mountaineers, Malaysians are safe

By Aliza Shah and Arnaz M - Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 21:46

KUALA LUMPUR: All Malaysians including a team of climbers from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) on Mount Everest are reported to be in safe condition.

Nepal Earthquake: Malaysian Embassy waiting for news on M’sians

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 20:13

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Embassy in Kathmandu is seeking confirmation from the local authorities in Nepal whether any Malaysians were affected by the earthquake that hit the country today.

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