Over 70 percent of Everest glacier's volume may be lost by 2100: Study
Over 70 percent of Everest glacier's volume may be lost by 2100: Study

Over 70 percent of the glacier volume in the Mount Everest region in the Himalayas could be lost in 85 years if greenhouse gas emissions continue to rise, a new paper suggests.

Indian Army expedition team to Mt. Everest returns

 Their bid to scale Mount Everest to mark golden jubilee of the first Indian conquest of the peak might have been hit by the Nepal quake but members of an Indian Army expedition team are happy that they could help nearly 80 people at 17,500 feet.

April 25 earthquake deadliest in Nepal's recorded history

The death toll from the April 25 quake in Nepal on Sunday topped 8,500, making the temblor the deadliest of all times for the Himalayan nation, triggering as many as 240 aftershocks and injuring around 20,000 people.

Rescuers battle to reach survivors of new Nepal quake

 Rescuers battled Wednesday to reach survivors of a deadly new earthquake in Nepal that triggered landslides and brought down buildings, as the search continued for a US military helicopter that went missing while delivering aid.

Death toll in new Nepal earthquake rises to 50; at least 44 dead in India
Death toll in new Nepal earthquake rises to 50; at least 44 dead in India

The death toll from Tuesday's 7.3 magnitude earthquake that shook Nepal, India and other neighbouring countries has risen to 95, reports said on Wednesday.

Nepal earthquake: Dozens killed as 7.3 magnitude strikes near Everest

A new 7.3-magnitude earthquake and several powerful aftershocks shook Nepal on Tuesday killing at least 36 people and injuring more than 1,000 injured. At least 17 have also died in India.

Watch amazing video: Landslide captured 'Live' minutes after Nepal earthquake
Watch amazing video: Landslide captured 'Live' minutes after Nepal earthquake

Just weeks after more than 8,000 people were killed in the Himalayan nation following a massive quake, a huge earthquake hit Nepal again on Tuesday.

Earthquake measuring 7.4 rocks Nepal again; tremors felt in North India

A powerful earthquake measuring 7.4 on the Richter scale hit Nepal on Tuesday at around 12.35 pm, sending strong tremors across major swathes of North India, including Delhi, at about 12.40 pm.

Nepal quake epicentre close to Everest

 The epicentre of the strong earthquake that shook Nepal on Tuesday was close to Mount Everest.

After Nepal disasters, more climbers eye Chinese route to top of world

 Climber Carsten Pedersen has not given up his childhood dream of scaling Everest, despite last month`s avalanche that killed 18 people at base camp after a devastating earthquake. But if he does try again, it may well be from China, not Nepal.

59-year-old woman with fractured leg airlifted from Gorkha

Nearly two weeks after the devastating earthquake in Nepal, a 59-year-old woman, whose leg was severely fractured, was airlifted from a remote village in Gorkha district, the epicentre of the disaster.

Prayers and ritual baths as Nepal ends quake mourning

 Dressed all in white and with their heads shaved, survivors of a Nepalese earthquake that killed more than 7,800 people ended 13 days of mourning Thursday as the broken capital began picking up the pieces.

Hundreds of bodies may be buried in Nepal avalanche, official says

Body parts are strewn on the slopes of a mountain in Nepal, and up to 300 people, many of them foreigners, are believed buried there by an avalanche set off by last month`s earthquake, an official said on Thursday.

Mount Everest may have shrunk due to earthquake: Satellite data analysis
Mount Everest may have shrunk due to earthquake: Satellite data analysis

The catastrophic earthquake that jolted Nepal and took away thousands of lives has also left the world’s tallest mountain a little shorter! 

Everest may have shrunk due to quake: Satellite data analysis

The devastating earthquake that has rocked Nepal not only killed thousands but may have also shrunk the height of the world's tallest peak - Mount Everest - by about 2.5 cm, according to analysis of satellite data.

Indian Army calls back its Mount Everest expedition team post quake

A 30-member mountaineering team of Indian Army, which was to scale the Mount Everest to mark the golden jubilee of the first Indian conquest of the mountain, has been called back following the devastating earthquake in Nepal.

575 schools completely damaged in Nepal earthquake

As many as 575 schools were completely flattened in 36 districts of Nepal in the massive earthquake that devastated the country on April 25 and the subsequent aftershocks.

Nepal records eight more tremors

Eight fresh tremors were recorded on Monday in Nepal.

About 100 bodies found in Nepal trekking village

Nepali police and local volunteers found the bodies of about 100 trekkers and villagers buried in an avalanche set off by last month`s devastating earthquake and were digging through snow and ice for signs of dozens more missing, officials said on Monday.

US military planes to begin Nepal earthquake relief sorties

US transport aircraft were due to make "an immediate difference" to the aid effort in Nepal Monday, shuttling supplies and rescue teams to remote areas devastated by an earthquake that killed more than 7,300 people.