100 Irish people are now believed to have been caught up in the earthquake that has devastated parts of Nepal.
Tens of thousands of Nepalese were braced for terrifying aftershocks while digging for survivors in the devastation wrought by an earthquake that ripped across the Himalayan nation and killed more than 2,500 people.
Tens of thousands of people were spending the night in the open after a powerful earthquake devastated Nepal, killing more than 1,180 people.
GOAL has dispatched an emergency response team to Nepal to support relief efforts following the worst earthquake to hit the country in 80 years.
A powerful earthquake struck Nepal today, killing more than 1,000 people across four countries as the violently shaking earth toppled houses, levelled centuries-old temples and triggered avalanches on Mount Everest.
An avalanche triggered by a massive earthquake in Nepal smashed into a base camp at the foothills of Mount Everest today, killing at least eight climbers and guides.
A powerful earthquake which struck Nepal today has killed at least 876 people across four countries.
A total of 449 people have been confirmed dead in the Nepal earthquake, including 181 in Kathmandu, police have said.