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20180312

Kathmandu airport crash: At least 40 dead as plane veers off runway

BBC OS gives a vibrant account of the day\u2019s events with explanation and reaction from those involved.

20180312

Kathmandu airport crash: At least 40 dead as plane veers off runway

BBC OS gives a vibrant account of the day\u2019s events with explanation and reaction from those involved.

An aeroplane carrying 71 passengers and crew has crashed on landing at Nepal's Kathmandu airport, killing at least 40 people. We speak to BBC Nepali to bring you the latest. Also, anti-Xi Jinping posters written in Chinese and English have appeared in several Western universities after China has made it possible for President Xi Jinping to effectively remain in power for life. BBC Chinese explains the story. And, the BBC is making an unprecedented appeal to the UN to stop Iran from harassing its Persian service staff in London and their families in Iran. (Photo: Crashed plane at Kathmandu airport. Credit: Getty Images).

20180312

Kathmandu airport crash: At least 40 dead as plane veers off runway

BBC OS gives a vibrant account of the day\u2019s events with explanation and reaction from those involved.

An aeroplane carrying 71 passengers and crew has crashed on landing at Nepal's Kathmandu airport, killing at least 40 people. We speak to BBC Nepali to bring you the latest. Also, anti-Xi Jinping posters written in Chinese and English have appeared in several Western universities after China has made it possible for President Xi Jinping to effectively remain in power for life. BBC Chinese explains the story. And, the BBC is making an unprecedented appeal to the UN to stop Iran from harassing its Persian service staff in London and their families in Iran.

(Photo: Crashed plane at Kathmandu airport. Credit: Getty Images).