• Md. woman works to aid family, other quake survivors in Nepal

    WASHINGTON — The call came at 4 a.m. Saturday. Rockville, Maryland, resident Namita Acharya got word of the massive earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, and scrambled to get in touch with her 84-year-old grandmother and her…

  • Fairfax search and rescue team heads to Nepal

    FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — A search-and-rescue team from Fairfax County is on its way to Nepal to look for survivors of Saturday’s earthquake. A team of 57 men and women, plus six search dogs, left…

  • Nepal earthquake

    More than 3,000 people have been killed in the earthquake that hit Nepal on Saturday, April 25, 2015.

  • Nepali by TDM: Empowering Nepalese women with scarves

    Nepali by TDM, based in Potomac Md., sells
    scarves and accessories made by Nepalese women, who use the proceeds to pay for health care and education.