A UH-1Y huey helicopter flies into the Tribhuvan International Airport after a search and rescue operation in Kathmandu, Nepal. The Nepali army has been told a missing US marines helicopter with eight on board may have come down in a river.  Photograph: Thor J. Larson/Reuters/US Marine Corps/Handout

Military helicopters flew over eastern Nepal and a team sent up a drone on Thursday to search for a missing US Marines Huey chopper, as the death toll(...)

A Nepali man watches a cremation along a Kathmandu river of victims of the 7.8 magnitude  earthquake. Photograph: Adnan Abidi/Reuters

Thousands of people are still missing in Nepal as food and help began to trickle through to those stranded in remote areas after last week’s earthquak(...)

Earthquake survivor Krishna Kumari Khadka (24), is rescued by  French, Israeli and Norwegian rescue teams from a collapsed building five days after the earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal.  Photograph: Adnan Abidi/Reuters

Hundreds of people cheered as rescuers toiling amid rubble left by Nepal’s earthquake pulled a boy and a woman to safety on Thursday after they had be(...)

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(...)

Sheltering from the heavy rain that struck Kathmandu on Tuesday as people scrabbled through the rubble looking for relatives and friends. Photograph: Narendra Shrestha/EPA

For a stretch as you drive the streets of Kathmandu at dusk, you could almost forget there has been a devastating earthquake that has claimed about 4,(...)

Relatives of plane crash victims gather outside the Airlines Operation Complex in Kathmandu yesterday. Photograph: Narendra Shrestha/EPA.

All 18 people aboard a small plane that crashed in bad weather in Nepal were killed, an army spokesman said today, after rescue teams battled h(...)