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Villagers evacuated by helicopter in the wake of the Indian earthquake arrive.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Altaf Qadri / Associated Press

An earthquake survivor walks in the ruins of a government building damaged in Sunday's quake.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Altaf Qadri / Associated Press

Rescuers search for bodies in the wreckage of homes after the earthquake.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: STRDEL / AFP

Children gather for food distributed by Indian army personnel.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Manan Vatsyayana / AFP

Members of the Indian army engineering wing help a Buddhist monk descend a landslide following Sunday's earthquake in Phengla, about 12 miles from Gangtok, in Sikkim, India. Thousands of homeless villagers in the Himalayas spent a miserable night outdoors in heavy rains after the quake.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Altaf Qadri / Associated Press

Nepalese women remove bricks of a damaged house Monday to make way for pedestrians after an earthquake of magnitude 6.8 shook Nepal, Tibet and northeastern India on Sunday night.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Niranjan Shrestha / Associated Press

Residents hold their children as they sit outdoors for safety Monday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DIPTENDU DUTTA / AFP

People try to dig out a motorbike buried under the debris of a house.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Associated Press

Villagers stand outside a house Monday that developed cracks in Sunday's earthquake.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: EPA

A young Buddhist monk looks at a damaged monastery Monday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Associated Press

An Indian girl who was injured in a building collapse during Sunday's earthquake is treated at a hospital Monday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Anupam Nath / Associated Press

Nepalese police look for victims Monday in a house that collapsed after Sunday's earthquake.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Associated Press

Earthquake survivors wait at a temporary shelter Monday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DIPTENDU DUTTA / AFP

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