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KATHMANDU - Rescuers on Monday discovered 21 more bodies buried under tonnes of mud and trees following a massive landslide in northeast Nepal feared to have killed at least 160 people. 

Photo taken using a cellphone shows Nepalese residents and rescue personnel among debris at the site of a landslide on the Sukoshi river in Sindhupalchowk district northeast of Kathmandu on August 3, 2014

Thirty corpses, including seven children, have so far been pulled from the landslide that crushed hamlets along a river in Sindhupalchok district before dawn on Saturday following monsoon rains, an official said.

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