SA family try to locate relatives after Nepal quake

2015-04-26 14:16

A Johannesburg family is desperately trying to locate five of its relatives who were trekking to the base camp at Mount Everest when an earthquake ripped through Nepal, setting off an avalanche on the mountain.

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2015-04-26 14:16

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SADC summit likely to tackle xenophobic attacks

2015-04-26 14:16

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2015-04-26 14:37

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