The valley around the village of Langtang, in the remote Nepalese district of Rasuwa bordering China’s Tibet. Photograph: MOIRA SHAW/AFP/Getty Images

Rescuers are digging through piles of earth and snow on a popular trekking route in Nepal, where an entire village was buried by a mudslide triggered (...)

A Nepalese villager looks out from inside an Indian military helicopter after being evacuated from the village of Bihi during a relief and rescue mission in the Gorkha district of Nepal. Photograph: Daniel Berehulak/New York Times

Nepal’s government has urged foreign aid workers to go into the beleagured countryside to help those worst affected by the 7.8-magnitude earthquake(...)

An earthquake victim requests help from a member of the Nepalese Armed Police Force while protesting against the government’s lack of aid provided to the victims in Kathmandu on Wednesday. Photograph: Navesh Chitrakar/Reuters

Nepali villagers have blocked trucks carrying supplies for earthquake victims, demanding the government do more to help after last week’s disaster lef(...)

People sleep outside on a street  in Kathmandu, Nepal,  on April 25th, 2015, following a massive earthquake. Many hundreds of people have died and many more were feared trapped in rubble.  Photograph: Narendra Shrestha/EPA

The death toll in Nepal from a severe earthquake has risen to 1,341, a police spokesman has said on Saturday evening. Of the total, more than 630 were(...)