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3 hrs ago | Scoop
The Himalayan Trust has launched an appeal to help the families of the Sherpa climbers impacted by the recent tragedy on Eve rest, Nepal.
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8 hrs ago | National Geographic
The climbing season on the Nepalese side of Mount Everest may be over, according to those on the scene.
12 hrs ago | NewsBlaze
Resettlement of refugees from Bhutan to the US has topped 75,000 according to the US Embassy in Kathmandu.
16 hrs ago | Sheffield Star
A sherpa killed in an avalanche while helping climbers tackle Mount Everest with a Sheffield expedition company has been named as Pasang Karma.
20 hrs ago | International Business Times
Rescuers recovered the body of one mountain guide on Saturday after an ice avalanche swept the lower slopes of Mount Everest, bringing the death toll to at least 13 in the deadliest accident on the world's highest mountain.
Nepal's authorities temporarily halted climbing on Mount Everest while search teams dug through snow and ice Sunday for three Sherpa guides missing in the deadliest avalanche on the world's highest peak that killed 13 others.
The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Kathmandu has clarified that it has not funded any activities or campaign against the ongoing peace process.
The death of 13 Sherpas in an avalanche turns attention to the history of climbing the world's highest peak.
Chechhee Sherpa was cooking dinner when her husband called from Everest. Just 23, Abiral Rai was working for the first time on the mountain, carrying loads for his New Zealand client in preparation for an attempt on the summit in May. He told Chechhee that he would be up at 2am on Friday to climb from Base Camp through the notorious Icefall to Camp ... (more)
In this image released by mountain guide Adrian Ballinger of Alpenglow Expeditions and taken Saturday, May 18, 2013, climbers navigate the Hillary Step just below the summit of Mount Everest, in the Khumbu region of the Nepal Himalayas.
The victims of an avalanche that took place just below Camp II of Mount Everest in Solukhumbu district have been identified as the death toll in the tragedy increased to 12 by today evening.
AN avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving four missing in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak.
Kathmandu, April 18 - Nepal police have apprehended four Indians from Nepalgunj along the India-Nepal border Friday evening with a huge cache of foreign currency while they were trying to board a Kathmandu-bound flight at the local airport.
'One of the saddest mornings I have ever witnessed' - Norfolk adventurer speaks after Mount Everest avalanche kills at least 12 Sherpa guides A Norfolk adventurer who is climbing Mount Everest has told of her sadness after an avalanche killed at least 12 local guides.
At least 12 Nepalese guides preparing routes up Mount Everest for commercial climbers were killed Friday by an avalanche in the most deadly mountaineering accident ever on the world's highest peak, officials and rescuers say.