Authorities say they served multiple notices to the temple over its shoddy construction but were told fixing it would hurt “religious sentiments.”
Some experts say they’re “always expecting a tragedy in Nepal,” as the latest crash calls attention to alleged safety gaps in its airline industry.
Desperate for justice, a father of two young girls broke down as he allowed their bodies to be exhumed from a cemetery in Java.
A VICE editor describes the surreal moment of seeing the dead, while others partied around them.
The century-old bridge was renovated just four days before cables supporting it snapped.
“What’s happening in Pakistan demonstrates the sheer inadequacy of the global response to the climate crisis,” the UN Secretary-General said.
In 1997, the Uphaar Cinema in New Delhi burnt down and claimed 59 lives. This is what it looks like today.
And they’re “the lucky ones”.
They say the $1,000 payments were “fuck all” to begin with.
“You see them walking around with coffees, helping out in the civic centres, but that was the last I’d seen of them.”
A mega earthquake is projected to hit Japan in the next 30 years. In the worst-case scenario, it could kill 230,000 people.
Two men fell out of the windows of a bus hit by the rocks in northern India and survived.