Indian mountaineer Arjun Vajpal
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Nepali quake: View from Mt Makalu in the Himalayas

Indian mountaineer Arjun Vajpal is at the base camp of Mount Makalu, in the Himalayas on the China-Nepal border, where the earthquake caused some avalanches.

The powerful earthquake hit an area between the capital, Kathmandu, and the city of Pokhara in Nepal and nearly 1,000 people are known to have died.

  • 25 Apr 2015
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