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Earthquake of Nepal



The major earthquakes that hit Nepal twice on April 25, 2015 and May 12, 2015 have spread massive shockwaves around the globe. In response to the humanitarian assistance request by Government of Nepal, many nations immediately declared financial assistance and dispatched their trained professionals to conduct search and rescue operations on the ground.

Altogether there were 34 nations from international community working hand in hand with teams from Nepal. It is expected that these countries will continue to be involved in rebuilding of Nepal too.

The report released by Home Ministry of Nepal informs that total human death toll by May 13, 2015 stands at more than 8000, more than 75000 injured people have been treated medically. Likewise, UN estimates that around 8 million that is 25% of the population is directly or indirectly affected by the catastrophic earthquakes.






Bank of America Pays Hugh Fine



In a record deal, Bank of America pays a huge fine of $16.7bn for misleading investors about the quality of mortgage that was sold. This shows that no company is big enough to escape the law of land. For more information, please follow the provided link: Hugh Fine paid by Bank of America.



Malaysian Airline MH17 Crash



The ill-fated Malaysian airlines plane that crashed in Ukraine killed all the 298 passengers aboard. The plane was flying from Holland to Malaysia fell apart at the border between Ukraine and Russia on July 18, 2014. For more information about the sad accident, please click the link: Sad Story of the Accident.

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