It's been a year since a devastating earth quake hit Nepal, killing 9000 people and destroying 900,000 homes Billions of Euro have been readied but haven't yet reached the communities where the money is desparately needed.
Rescuers have honed in on 10 buildings in the hope of finding survivors in the rubble of this week's Mexican earthquake. But, reports of a 12-year old girl thought to have been trapped turned out to be untrue.
At least 61 people have died after one of the most powerful earthquakes to hit Mexico was followed by Hurricane Katia, which roared onshore in the Gulf. The president has declared three days of national mourning.
A 7.1 magnitude earthquake in Mexico has killed at least 226 people, including more than 20 children at a collapsed primary school. Rescue teams are working tirelessly to locate survivors trapped under the rubble.
Nepalese Sherpa workers are fixing the final route to the summit of Mount Everest and the first climb of the season could be days away.
© 2017 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version