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Landslide in Nepal Kills 12


Nepalese authorities say a landslide triggered by days of heavy rains has killed at least 12 people in a rural village in western Nepal.

District officials in Dadeldhura, about 480 kilometers west of Kathmandu, said the landslide swept away two houses early Tuesday.

Rescue teams are digging through debris to find victims.

Hundreds of people in the Himalayan nation die each year from landslides and flooding.

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