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Tuesday 26 September 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Kathmandu

This year
Irish national on board plane that crashed in Nepal killing dozens
The aircraft was flying from Kathmandu to Pokhara.
Last year
14 bodies recovered after plane wreckage found in Nepal mountains
The Civil Aviation Authority said that the plane “met an accident” at 4,420 metres in the Sanosware area of Thasang rural municipality.
Sherpa guide breaks own record scaling Mount Everest for 26th time
Kami Rita, whose father was among the first Sherpa guides, first scaled Everest in 1994 and has been making the trip nearly every year since.
All time
As more climbers flock to Mt Everest, Sherpa guides are leaving the 'risky business'
The number of Everest climbers has more than doubled in two decades, but there aren’t enough guides to meet that demand.
Plane with 139 people on board skids off runway causing chaos at Kathmandu airport
Nobody was hurt in the incident but hundreds of passengers had flights cancelled.
49 dead after plane crashes in Kathmandu in worst accident in decades
The disaster is the worst such incident to hit Nepal for years.
Rescuers find trekker who survived in remote mountainous terrain for 47 days
The man’s partner had died three days before rescuers arrived, he said.
Landslides and floods kill 33 in Nepal
Two children were killed when a school in the capital Kathmandu partially collapsed.
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.
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
Dozens of people have been declared dead after the 7.3 magnitude earthquake.
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.
Plane carrying 224 passengers skids off runway, ends up on grass
Nobody was injured, but witnesses said the cabin filled with smoke.
Nepalese man burns pregnant wife alive by stuffing her in a hay bale
The woman who was four-months pregnant suffered burns on more than 50 per cent of her body
19 killed in Nepal plane crash
The plane hit the roof of a house and disintegrated into several pieces just south of the capital. Kathmandu.