36 Killed as Quake Hits Vast Himalayan Region

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Tremors were felt more than 1,000 kilometres (600 miles) away in New Delhi to the west, and in Bangladesh to the east.At least 60 people were injured by mudslides, falling debris and collapsing buildings in Gangtok, the capital of India's Himalayan state of Sikkim.In Bhutan, buildings in the capital Thimphu also shook.China's official Xinhua news agency said seven people had been killed in southern Tibet, near the border with Sikkim.at least 36 people died including in Tibet and at Britain's embassy in Nepal.