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Nepal 'overwhelmed' following deadly earthquake

Nepal has been overwhelmed by the aftermath of the devastating earthquake that struck the country yesterday.

It's now become clear that more than 2,500 people were killed and more than 4,000 others were injured when the powerful quake struck the Himalayan nation.

ITV News Correspondent Dan Rivers reports from Kathmandu

Lib Dems and Tories condemn Labour rent cap plans

Ed Miliband has insisted Labour's new plan for rent controls in England is "the right thing to do" despite widespread criticism of the policy.

Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg said the proposal would lead to "massive price hikes" and Boris Johnson said it would be "disastrous".

ITV News' Political Correspondent Carl Dinnen reports:



Manny Pacquiao sends message of support to Nepal

Boxer Manny Pacquiao took time out from preparing for his upcoming fight with Floyd Mayweather to send a message of support to the people of Nepal following the devastating earthquake which killed over 2,000 people.

In a video posted on Twitter Filipino legend Pacquiao, and his wife Jinkee, said "our hearts go out to our brothers and sisters who are suffering from the recent earthquake in Nepal".

Radcliffe thanks crowd for London Marathon support

Paula Radcliffe has tweeted her thanks to the crowd who supported her during her last London Marathon.

She added that her memories "will last a lifetime and beyond".

At least 22 people killed in bomb attacks across Iraq

Several explosions across Iraq killed at least 22 people on Sunday. Credit: APTN

At least 22 people have been killed in explosions across Iraq, including a suicide car bomb attack on a military post in western Anbar province, police and medical sources told Reuters news agency.

The deadliest attack came when a car packed with explosives was detonated at an army checkpoint near the town of al-Nukhaib, an outpost on the route to Syria and Saudi Arabia, killing at least seven soldiers.

Another six people were killed and 17 others wounded when a car bomb went off near Khilani Square in central Baghdad.

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