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2 hrs ago | Nepalnews.com

Temporary teachers likely to be displaced

The school teachers working on a temporary basis since 2063 B.S. are likely to be displaced as the Teachers' Service Commission gears up to publish the result for the permanent enrollment.

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6 hrs ago | Scoop

Himalayan Trust responds to Everest avalanche

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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Sun Apr 20, 2014

ClipSyndicate

Video: Heavy Snowfall Hits Search Operations On Mt. Everest

Authorities in Kathmandu said Sunday, that heavy snowfall has been impeding search operations on Mt.

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National Geographic

Climbing Finished for Season on Everest After Deadly Avalanche?

The climbing season on the Nepalese side of Mount Everest may be over, according to those on the scene.

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Sheffield Star

City firm names avalanche sherpa

A sherpa killed in an avalanche while helping climbers tackle Mount Everest with a Sheffield expedition company has been named as Pasang Karma.

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International Business Times

Death Toll Climbs in Worst Tragedy on Everest

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.

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Suria

Nepal calls off search for missing...

Nepal on Sunday called off the search for local guides still missing after the deadliest accident on Mount Everest killed 13 colleagues, as climbers recalled the terrifying moments when the avalanche hit.

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NewsBlaze

75,000 Bhutanese Refugees Resettled to the US

Resettlement of refugees from Bhutan to the US has topped 75,000 according to the US Embassy in Kathmandu.

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CNN

People have money but they don't have petrol in Nepal

It has been about 4 to 5 days that Kathmandu valley has seen a serious shortage of petroleum products in the valley.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Four Still Missing In Mount Everest Avalanche

Four people are still missing after an avalanche hit Mount Everest on Friday, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

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National Geographic

Pictures: Climbing Everest Through History

The death of 13 Sherpas in an avalanche turns attention to the history of climbing the world's highest peak.

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The Raw Story

Avalanche on Mt. Everest leaves Sherpas counting their dead and considering their future

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)

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Newindpress

Search Resumes after Everest's Worst Climbing Tragedy

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.

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Northern Territory News

Four trapped under Everest ice

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.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Nepalnews.com

Victims of Everest avalanche identified as death toll rises to 12

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.

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India Talkies

Online shopping gaining popularity in Nepal - Indiatalkies.com

Kathmandu, April 18: With the middle class getting more tech-friendly in Nepal, it is no wonder that people are now slowly shifting to online shopping.

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Nerve News

Four Indians arrested with huge foreign currency cache

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.

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India Talkies

Nine killed in Mt Everest avalanche - Indiatalkies.com

Kathmandu, April 18: At least nine people, all of them Nepali nationals, were killed in an avalanche on Mt Everest Friday morning, an official said.

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Eastern Daily Press

'One of the saddest mornings I have ever witnessed' - Norfolk...

'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.

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Yahoo!

At least 12 Nepalese guides killed in worst-ever Everest accident

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.

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