Nepal Earthquake: Kathmandu on Edge as City Mourns and Digs Out

April 26, 2015 10:25 PM

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Nepal Earthquake: Kathmandu on Edge as City Mourns and Digs Out

Late afternoon on Sunday, a rescue team that spent much of the day been carefully combing through the rubble of a five-story building in suburban Kathmandu had a breakthrough.

Peeking through a gap in what was left of the roof, they saw a man trapped inside the collapsed structure in Sitapaila, just off Kathmandu’s ring road. The building, which once housed a church and some apartments, had gone from five floors to around one and a half on Saturday when a magnitude 7.8 ea...

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