Just days after India earned widespread praise for mounting the largest relief mission in earthquake-hit Nepal, the Indian media faced brickbats from the Nepalese on Sunday for its coverage of the disaster and its aftermath.
The Nepal government's slow disaster response has meant that aid hasn't reached the people. Public anger is growing in Kathmandu and in provincial towns and there is a risk that the frustration will boil over
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At the entrance of this destroyed mountain village, a wooden sign stands, cobbled together from debris of homes flattened by Nepal's devastating earthquake. Its message: "WE NEED HELP. PLEASE HELP."
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Perched on a hilltop, the blue-rimmed eyes of Kathmandu's gold-spired Swayambhunath stupa have long stared silently across this sprawling city nestled in the Himalayan foothills.
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A week on from the earthquake, the health and wellbeing of hundreds of thousands of Nepali children hang in the balance, aid agencies say, seemingly hidden in plain sight of an otherwise massive international relief effort.
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