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Nepal's first earthquake-defying blood bank opened five days before earthquake

28 Apr 2015

Now it's ready to save lives in disaster-hit Kathmandu.

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Terrified earthquake victims sleep outside

27 Apr 2015

Days after the disaster struck, people are bedding down in the open

Woman in Nepal helps with earthquake recovery effort

After the earthquake: appeal launched for Nepal

26 Apr 2015

Following yesterday’s devastating earthquake in Nepal, the British Red Cross has launched an appeal to provide urgent emergency support.

Kathmandu following the Aprill 2015 earthquake

Donate to the Nepal Earthquake Appeal

25 Apr 2015

As thousands struggle in the aftermath of a devastating earthquake, the British Red Cross has launched an emergency appeal.

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Shocking figure reveals suffering on migrant boats

21 Apr 2015

More than 11,000 given Red Cross help after dangerous sea crossing.

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More support for migrants as Italian landings continue

20 Apr 2015

The Italian Red Cross continues to help survivors of the perilous sea crossing from Africa.

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All-party support for the British Red Cross

16 Apr 2015

Prospective candidates are showing their support for the British Red Cross, in the run-up to May’s general election.

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Help for migrants after dangerous sea journeys

16 Apr 2015

Hundreds urgently given food, water and healthcare after crossing from Africa.

Kevin Carr the global runner

Around the world in 621 days

10 Apr 2015

Globe-trotting sensation Kevin Carr has just broken the world record for running around the entire planet – and he did it for us.

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Surgeons start work amid Yemen violence

10 Apr 2015

A Red Cross team has treated treating patients including an 8-year-old boy.


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