Just a week ago, about 50 quake and social scientists gathered in Nepal to figure out how to get the poor country to better prepare for a big quake.
The economic costs of Nepal's devastating earthquake could exceed $5 billion, equivalent to 20 percent of the impoverished nation's GDP.
Rescuers search with bare hands to find survivors after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake rocked Nepal, the country's worst in 80 years. NBC News reports.
DBS Group, on Monday posted a 10 percent jump in core first-quarter net profit, above analysts' estimates.
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Brad Kerner, Public Health Director at Save the Children USA, describes how aftershocks are complicating disaster relief operations.
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