14 killed, dozens injured in Nepal bus mishap

  • At least 14 people were killed and dozens injured when a crowded bus carrying around 100 people tumbled down a steep slope in Nepal.

    Most of the passengers were going home to celebrate the Hindu festival of Diwali.

    Two Israelis were among those killed, media reports said. A group of Israelis on board the bus was going to Langtang for trekking.

    The accident occurred on a mountainous road, about 30 miles from capital Kathmandu.

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