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15 dead in Nepal floods, landslides

Photo: Nepalese villagers leave their flooded village in the Banke district of western Nepal, in 2006. Landslides and floods triggered by torrential rains in Nepal have killed at least 15 people in the last three days, officials said Sunday.(AFP/File)

KATHMANDU (AFP) - Landslides and floods triggered by torrential rains in Nepal have killed at least 15 people in the last three days, officials said Sunday.
The deaths took to 183 the toll from monsoon-triggered landslides and floods in the Himalayan nation since June, according to the home ministry.
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