Michael Chan, a brother of Australian death row prisoner Andrew Chan, speaks to journalists at Wijaya Pura port after visiting his brother  at Nusakambangan prison in Indonesia on Monday.  Andrew Chan is among nine convicted drug traffickers facing execution by firing squad in Indonesia this week. Photograph:  Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images

Kanupriya Kapoor and Jane WardellIndonesia said the execution of nine drug traffickers would go ahead this week, rebuffing last-minute appeals from A(...)

Drone footage reveals devastation in Nepal 3:37

Drone footage shows damage to Dharahara tower and other temples in Kathmandu, Nepal. Video courtesy of Kishor Rana

Pastor Christie Buckingham, from Portstewart, Co Derry, has been a long time friend and supporter of Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan.

An Irish woman has been chosen as a spiritual adviser in the final hours before death by one of two Australians set to be executed in Indonesia on Wed(...)

The video in Nepal was shot by German climber Jost Kobusch, as he and his colleagues  tried to scramble out of the path of the avalanche. 2:42

Dramatic video footage has emerged showing an avalanche, which resulted from the Nepal earthquake, crashing into Everest base camp.The avalanche is be(...)

Nepal earthquake survivors take stock of damage 1:32

Kathmandu residents survey the damage to their city from the earthquake and subsequent aftershocks. Video: Reuters

Nepal earthquake: terrifying amateur footage of Everest avalanche 2:42

Eyewitness footage captures an avalanche at the Mount Everest basecamp caused by the earthquake in Nepal. Video: Jost Kobusch

Bali nine: families ask Indonesian president for mercy 0:37

The families of two Australian convicts on death row in Indonesia appeal to the Indonesian president to show mercy. Video: Reuters

SBS sport reporter Scott McIntyre has been fired for posting ‘disrespectful’ tweets about Anzacs on Anzac Day. Photograph: Twitter

Australian communications minister Malcom Turnbull has denied influencing a decision by broadcaster SBS to sack one of its reporters over a series of (...)

Two women rest and sleep in a football field in Siliguri on Sunday  hit the region on April 25th.  Photograph: AFP/Getty Images 2:42

Efforts are continuing to make contact with all Irish citizens known to have been in the region affected by a major 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal.(...)

Nepal earthquake: survivors pulled from rubble 1:50

Rescuers work through the night to pull earthquake survivors from collapsed buildings in Kathmandu. Video: Reuters