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# kathmandu - Saturday 19 May, 2018

As more climbers flock to Mt Everest, Sherpa guides are leaving the 'risky business'
# Climbing Everest
# Climbing Everest

As more climbers flock to Mt Everest, Sherpa guides are leaving the 'risky business'

May 19th 2018, 1:00 PM 22,114 Views 8 Comments

The number of Everest climbers has more than doubled in two decades, but there aren’t enough guides to meet that demand.

# kathmandu - Friday 20 April, 2018

Plane with 139 people on board skids off runway causing chaos at Kathmandu airport
# Delays
# Delays

Plane with 139 people on board skids off runway causing chaos at Kathmandu airport

Apr 20th 2018, 9:26 AM 15,084 Views 15 Comments

Nobody was hurt in the incident but hundreds of passengers had flights cancelled.

# kathmandu - Monday 12 March, 2018

49 dead after plane crashes in Kathmandu in worst accident in decades
# Nepal
# Nepal

49 dead after plane crashes in Kathmandu in worst accident in decades

Mar 12th 2018, 10:44 PM 36,674 Views 9 Comments

The disaster is the worst such incident to hit Nepal for years.

# kathmandu - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Rescuers find trekker who survived in remote mountainous terrain for 47 days
# Nepal
# Nepal

Rescuers find trekker who survived in remote mountainous terrain for 47 days

Apr 26th 2017, 10:12 PM 22,694 Views 2 Comments

The man’s partner had died three days before rescuers arrived, he said.

# kathmandu - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Landslides and floods kill 33 in Nepal
# Kathmandu
# Kathmandu

Landslides and floods kill 33 in Nepal

Jul 27th 2016, 7:23 AM 7,199 Views 0 Comments

Two children were killed when a school in the capital Kathmandu partially collapsed.

# kathmandu - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Nepal earthquake survivor: 'More than anything now, the women need safety'
# Opinion
# Opinion

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

May 27th 2015, 6:00 PM 43 Views 4 Comments

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.

# kathmandu - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

US helicopter missing in Nepal after massive earthquake that killed dozens
# Fresh Tremors
# Fresh Tremors

US helicopter missing in Nepal after massive earthquake that killed dozens

May 12th 2015, 10:00 PM 42,032 Views 28 Comments

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
# Panic

WATCH: The terrifying moment the Nepal quake struck the parliament

May 12th 2015, 4:07 PM 11,763 Views 5 Comments

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

# kathmandu - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Two people pulled alive from rubble five days after Nepal earthquake
# Survivor
# Survivor

Two people pulled alive from rubble five days after Nepal earthquake

Apr 30th 2015, 11:50 PM 15,136 Views 9 Comments

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

# kathmandu - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Plane carrying 224 passengers skids off runway, ends up on grass
# Crash Landing
# Crash Landing

Plane carrying 224 passengers skids off runway, ends up on grass

Mar 4th 2015, 8:13 AM 29,979 Views 19 Comments

Nobody was injured, but witnesses said the cabin filled with smoke.

# kathmandu - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

Nepalese man burns pregnant wife alive by stuffing her in a hay bale
# Burned Alive
# Burned Alive

Nepalese man burns pregnant wife alive by stuffing her in a hay bale

Apr 9th 2013, 12:53 PM 20,945 Views 32 Comments

The woman who was four-months pregnant suffered burns on more than 50 per cent of her body

# kathmandu - Sunday 25 September, 2011

19 killed in Nepal plane crash
# Nepal
# Nepal

19 killed in Nepal plane crash

Sep 25th 2011, 7:59 AM 542 Views 0 Comments

The plane hit the roof of a house and disintegrated into several pieces just south of the capital. Kathmandu.