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25 min ago | The Age

A woman cries as her father's body is brought to a Sherpa Monastery.

A daughter lights a candle for her father who died in the avalanche at the Sherpa Monastery in Kathmandu.

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2 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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6 hrs ago | 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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10 hrs ago | 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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15 hrs ago | MYREPUBLICA.com

Protests galore over rapes in Manipur

Nepali speaking people in eastern Indian state of Manipur have taken to streets protesting the recent rapes on girls from their community.

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19 hrs ago | 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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23 hrs ago | The St Paul Journal

Everest search teams recover body of 13th Sherpa killed in mountain's deadliest avalanche

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Daily Mail

Mount Everest avalanche death toll rises in mountain's worst-ever tragedy

A 'big chunk of snow that fell over us and swept us away. It looked like clouds,' said another Sherpa NBC's Peacock Productions was producing the live jump show for the Discovery Channel which will air a live jump so crews were at the mountain Survivors have described the moment a deadly avalanche descended with little warning on a group of Sherpa ... (more)

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Skift

Everest Avalanche Highlights the Risks Sherpa Guides Take for Their Livelihood

The rescuers moved quickly, just minutes after the first block of ice tore loose from Mount Everest and started an avalanche that roared down the mountain, ripping through teams of guides hauling gear.

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Nepalnews.com

Fine tuning Nepali development to international standards

Now is the time for Nepal to prove itself a successful Asia-Pacific democracy which can also deliver on the people's economic aspirations.

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RTE.ie

Everest avalanche death toll rises to thirteen

Rescuers recovered the body of one mountain guide today after an ice avalanche swept the lower slopes of Mount Everest.

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WDRB-TV Louisville

Twelve climbers die in avalanche on Mt. Everest

Authorities say her business made a gross income of over $590,000 in 16 months. So why was she on food stamps? LOUISVILLE, Ky.

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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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The Nation

12 guides die 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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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Sherpa deaths on Mount Everest hit home for Pittsburgh watchmaker

IT'S THE DEADLIEST DISASTER ON THE WORLD'S HIGHEST MOUNTAIN. AN AVALANCHE SWEEPS DOWN MT.

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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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The News Tribune

5 Sherpas for local climbing companies killed, another injured in Everest avalanche

In this Saturday May 17, 2003 file photo, a view of the Kumbhu icefall, the first hurdle in the ascent to Everest from base camp, is seen from Everest Base camp, where 12 Nepalese guides were killed, Nepal.

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Greenwich Citizen

Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

A Nepalese Sherpa Dawa Tashi, who was injured during an avalanche, gets treatment at a hospital in Katmandu, Nepal, Friday, April 18, 2014.

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Evening News

'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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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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