Massive earthquake hits Afghanistan, tremors across north India

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An Afghan man digs through the rubble of a damaged building in Ramankheel village in Panjshir valley after a powerful 7.5-magnitude earthquake in northern Afghanistan rocked cities across South Asia. (AFP)

An Afghan man digs through the rubble of a damaged building in Ramankheel village in Panjshir valley after a powerful 7.5-magnitude earthquake in northern Afghanistan rocked cities across South Asia. (AFP)

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Afghan school boys tour the neighborhood to look at damaged houses. At least 70 people, including 12 Afghan girls, were killed in the earthquake. (AP)

Afghan school boys tour the neighborhood to look at damaged houses. At least 70 people, including 12 Afghan girls, were killed in the earthquake. (AP)

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Patients and attendants were brought out from their wards after the earthquake in Jammu. (Nitin Kanotra /HT Photo)

Patients and attendants were brought out from their wards after the earthquake in Jammu. (Nitin Kanotra /HT Photo)

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Rescue workers move a man, who was injured during the earthquake, at the Lady Reading hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan. (REUTERS)

Rescue workers move a man, who was injured during the earthquake, at the Lady Reading hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan. (REUTERS)

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People gather outside HT House after strong tremors shook New Delhi on Monday. (Virendra Singh Gosain/ HT Photo)

People gather outside HT House after strong tremors shook New Delhi on Monday. (Virendra Singh Gosain/ HT Photo)

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A man wheels a body of a woman, who died in an earthquake, at the Lady Reading hospital, Peshawar, Pakistan. (REUTERS)

A man wheels a body of a woman, who died in an earthquake, at the Lady Reading hospital, Peshawar, Pakistan. (REUTERS)

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A man injured in an earthquake admits at a local hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan. (AP)

A man injured in an earthquake admits at a local hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan. (AP)

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A girl injured from an earthquake admits at a local hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan. (AP)

A girl injured from an earthquake admits at a local hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan. (AP)

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Residents walk past the rubble of a house after it was damaged by an earthquake in Mingora, Swat, Pakistan/. (REUTERS)

Residents walk past the rubble of a house after it was damaged by an earthquake in Mingora, Swat, Pakistan/. (REUTERS)

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A resident walks past the rubble of a house after it was damaged by an earthquake in Mingora, Swat, Pakistan. (REUTERS)

A resident walks past the rubble of a house after it was damaged by an earthquake in Mingora, Swat, Pakistan. (REUTERS)

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People rush an injured woman to a local hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan. (AP)

People rush an injured woman to a local hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan. (AP)

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A Pakistani boy stands on the rubble of houses after an earthquake in Kohat. (AFP)

A Pakistani boy stands on the rubble of houses after an earthquake in Kohat. (AFP)

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Pakistani residents gather at a damaged market following an earthquake in Sargodha . (AFP)

Pakistani residents gather at a damaged market following an earthquake in Sargodha . (AFP)

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Vehicles stuck in a traffic jam after an earthquake in Srinagar. (Waseem Andrabi/ Hindustan Times)

Vehicles stuck in a traffic jam after an earthquake in Srinagar. (Waseem Andrabi/ Hindustan Times)

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A vehicle demaged after massive earthquake at Rafiabadin Distrct in Baramulla, Jammu and Kashmir. (PTI)

A vehicle demaged after massive earthquake at Rafiabadin Distrct in Baramulla, Jammu and Kashmir. (PTI)

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A woman cries as she along with others rushed out of buildings following an earthquake in Srinagar. (Waseem Andrabi/ Hindustan Times)

A woman cries as she along with others rushed out of buildings following an earthquake in Srinagar. (Waseem Andrabi/ Hindustan Times)

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Rescue workers move a man, who was injured during an earthquake, at the Lady Reading hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan. (REUTERS)

Rescue workers move a man, who was injured during an earthquake, at the Lady Reading hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan. (REUTERS)

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People stand on a road after vacating buildings following an earthquake in Srinagar. (REUTERS)

People stand on a road after vacating buildings following an earthquake in Srinagar. (REUTERS)

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Office workers stand in an open area in a carpark following an earthquake in New Delhi. (AFP)

Office workers stand in an open area in a carpark following an earthquake in New Delhi. (AFP)

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Office workers stand in an open area in a carpark following an earthquake in New Delhi. A strong earthquake lasting almost a minute was felt in New Delhi on October 26, with buildings shaking in the centre of the Indian capital. (AFP)

Office workers stand in an open area in a carpark following an earthquake in New Delhi. A strong earthquake lasting almost a minute was felt in New Delhi on October 26, with buildings shaking in the centre of the Indian capital. (AFP)

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Kashmiri girls stand on a road divider after vacating their office buildings following an earthquake in Srinagar. (REUTERS)

Kashmiri girls stand on a road divider after vacating their office buildings following an earthquake in Srinagar. (REUTERS)

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Men stand on a road divider after vacating their office buildings following an earthquake in Islamabad, Pakistan. (REUTERS)

Men stand on a road divider after vacating their office buildings following an earthquake in Islamabad, Pakistan. (REUTERS)

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Crowd outside Cyber City after massive tremors in Gurgaon on Monday. (Gurinder Osan/HT Photo)

Crowd outside Cyber City after massive tremors in Gurgaon on Monday. (Gurinder Osan/HT Photo)

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