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# earthquake - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Nepal earthquake survivor: ‘More than anything now, the women need safety’

One month on, a survivor of the Nepalese earthquake talks about the conditions in the camps and the dangers faced by displaced women and girls.

# earthquake - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Earthquake strikes in Wales (and shakes Ireland a tiny bit)

# earthquake - Friday 15 May, 2015

Wreck of missing US helicopter found in Nepal

It is unknown if there are any survivors.

# earthquake - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

“People have no hope left. We know that another quake is coming”

The search has also been continuing for a US military helicopter that went missing while delivering aid.

Irish people are jokingly using Facebook’s Nepal safety check-in

Their friends really aren’t impressed.

“We were sitting in the car when it started to shake…it was sheer pandemonium”

Speaking to TheJournal.ie, an Oxfam aid worker on the ground described the consequences of yesterday’s earthquake.

# earthquake - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

US helicopter missing in Nepal after massive earthquake that killed dozens

A spokesperson for the Department of Foreign Affairs said there were no reports or suggestions of any Irish casualties.

WATCH: The terrifying moment the Nepal quake struck the parliament Panic This post contains videos

WATCH: The terrifying moment the Nepal quake struck the parliament

Dozens of people have been declared dead after the 7.3 magnitude earthquake.

# earthquake - Monday 4 May, 2015

101-year-old man pulled from rubble alive is surprised he survived second Nepal quake

Irish Aid has today delivered more than 63 tonnes of life-saving humanitarian supplies.

# earthquake - Sunday 3 May, 2015

101-year-old man in Nepal pulled from rubble alive – eight days after quake

Separately, the death toll from last weekend’s disaster has now surpassed 7,000.

‘The avalanche just missed us’: Irish home safe after Nepal earthquake

One has set up a fundraising page to help with the aid effort.

# earthquake - Saturday 2 May, 2015

‘No chance’ of more survivors beneath rubble

The Department of Foreign Affairs here has confirmed all 170 Irish in affected regions have been accounted for.

# earthquake - Friday 1 May, 2015

All Irish citizens in Nepal are safe, as 1,000 Europeans remain missing

The death toll has topped 6,000.

7.1 magnitude earthquake hits Papua New Guinea

The region also experienced a 6.7 magnitude earthquake yesterday.

Baby pulled from rubble 24 hours after Nepal earthquake

Photos have emerged showing the infant being rescued by Nepalese military officers.

# earthquake - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Two people pulled alive from rubble five days after Nepal earthquake

One, a 15-year-old boy, was dazed and covered in dust when he was brought out from the wreckage of a building.

Irish climber catches on video the moment deadly earthquake rocked Everest

Paul Devaney was at Everest Base Camp in Nepal when the earthquake hit.

# earthquake - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Four Irish people have still not contacted home after Nepal earthquake

One Nepalese man was removed from the rubble after 82 hours. He said he survived by drinking his own urine.

# earthquake - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Ten citizens on government’s list have still not contacted home after Nepal earthquake

Minister Charlie Flanagan said there have been no reports of any Irish fatalities

# earthquake - Monday 27 April, 2015

Six Irish people have not yet contacted home after Nepal earthquake

The names of Irish tourists or travellers have been posted on the Red Cross’s website.

Nepal quake death toll surges over 3,000

It’s the Himalayan nation’s deadliest disaster in more than 80 years.

# earthquake - Sunday 26 April, 2015

Nepal death toll passes 2,500 as fresh aftershocks and avalanches hit

A strong aftershock has hit the region, as a massive rescue effort gets under way.

From The Daily Edge People in Nepal are using Facebook to let loved ones know they’re safe Safe

People in Nepal are using Facebook to let loved ones know they’re safe

Facebook is asking people to mark themselves as ‘safe’ after the massive earthquake yesterday.

# earthquake - Saturday 25 April, 2015

Death toll passes 1,000 after massive earthquake in Nepal

It has been reported that a number of Irish people are now stranded in Nepal.

# earthquake - Monday 13 April, 2015

LA hit by earthquake but some thought it was just their noisy neighbours

The quake hit in the early hours of this morning.

# earthquake - Monday 30 March, 2015

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Tsunami threat passes after 7.5 quake hits Papua New Guinea

The quake occurred 55 kilometres from the nearest city of Kokopo on New Britain island.

# earthquake - Monday 23 February, 2015

Magnitude 5.4 earthquake rocks central Spain

There are no reports of any injuries.

# earthquake - Monday 12 January, 2015

Column: Rebuilding a shattered country – Haiti, five years later

The poorest country in the western hemisphere was brought to its knees in 2010, but now it has other threats to deal with amid the efforts to rebuild.

Lives reduced to rubble: Remembering the Haiti earthquake five years on

More than 220,000 people lost their lives in the disaster.

# earthquake - Saturday 22 November, 2014

‘No damage to any nuclear power stations’ after strong quake hits Japan

Five people are feared trapped in collapsed buildings.

# earthquake - Saturday 6 September, 2014

# earthquake - Monday 25 August, 2014

Child crushed by fireplace in California earthquake

The child is in critical condition and some 130 people were injured in the quake.

# earthquake - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Magnitude 6.0 earthquake hits California

The epicentre was based near Napa.

Iceland lowers aviation risk from volcano to orange alert

Iceland’s Meteorological Office said there is no sign of an eruption.

# earthquake - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Relatives of China quake victims will receive $3,200 compensation

The government is distributing food and water which is given to old people and children first.

# earthquake - Monday 4 August, 2014

‘Half naked survivors sit along muddy roads quivering in the rain waiting for food and medication’

So far, 398 people have been confirmed dead and 1,801 injured.

# earthquake - Sunday 3 August, 2014

At least 367 dead in southwest China earthquake

The quake measured 6.1 on the Richter Scale.

# earthquake - Saturday 5 July, 2014

5.7-magnitude quake hits Japan

So far, there have been no reports of damage.

# earthquake - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Swarm of earthquakes in Alaska leaves scientists puzzled

People there aren’t used to earthquakes, and the recent cluster have some residents worried.

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