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Two climbers found dead trying to scale Mount Everest
Mon, 21 May 2018 17:00:23 +0200
Two foreign climbers attempting to scale Mount Everest have died on the world’s highest peak, a Nepal mountaineering official said Monday. Members of their expedition teams reported a Japanese climber died Monday and a Macedonian died on Sunday,...
© New York Post
One-fingered Japanese climber dies on eighth attempt at Mount Everest
Mon, 21 May 2018 11:54:00 +0200
A celebrated Japanese climber who lost all but one finger to frostbite on Everest has died on his eighth attempt to reach the summit, officials said on May 21.
© Hurriyet Daily News
Sherpa guide scales Mount Everest for 22nd time to set world record
Wed, 16 May 2018 17:23:01 +0200
Another Sherpa guide set the record for a woman by reaching Mount Everest's summit for the ninth time.
© Sun-Times
How Tall Is Mount Everest? For Nepal, It’s a Touchy Question.
Sat, 03 Feb 2018 16:49:53 +0100
Gauging the mountain’s precise height is not so simple, and for Nepal, the measurement can involve notions of national pride, in addition to questions of science.
© The New York Times
Nepal bans solo climbers on Mount Everest
Wed, 03 Jan 2018 05:39:06 +0100
Nepal has banned solo climbs of its mountains including Mount Everest starting from the upcoming spring climbing season in a bid to reduce the number ...
© Japan Times
Nepal Bars Solo Climbers From Mount Everest
Sat, 30 Dec 2017 21:23:20 +0100
The action was an attempt to promote safety and reduce accidents, officials said, although some climbers said they intended to challenge the rule.
© The New York Times
Nepal Bans Solo Climbers From Mount Everest
Sat, 30 Dec 2017 19:14:23 +0100
The action was an attempt to promote safety and reduce accidents, officials said, although some climbers said they intended to challenge the rule.
© The New York Times
You Want to Climb Mount Everest? Here’s What It Takes
Mon, 18 Dec 2017 09:58:01 +0100
Questions and answers about the world’s highest mountain, and the people who try to get to the top of it.
© The New York Times
Project to re-measure height of famed Mount Everest begins in Nepal
Sat, 16 Sep 2017 06:56:15 +0200
Nepal has begun re-measuring Mount Everest to check if the height of the world’s tallest peak was altered by a powerful earthquake that struck the ...
© Japan Times
Police couple dismissed for faking Mount Everest conquest
Wed, 09 Aug 2017 16:01:26 +0200
A man and his wife, both of whom are policemen, have been dismissed for lying that they had ascended Mount Everest. Husband and wife police officers from India have been sacked after falsely claiming to have reached the summit of Mount Everest. Dinesh...
© The Punch
Four climbers found dead in tents on Mount Everest
Wed, 24 May 2017 17:01:00 +0200
Sherpas have found four climbers dead in their tents on Mount Everest, officials said, taking the death toll on the world's highest mountain to 10 in the past month.
© Cape Times

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Andhra girl youngest to climb Mount Everest
Sun, 25 May 2014 18:58:15 +0200
A 13-year-old girl from Andhra Pradesh sunday became the youngest female climber to scale Mount Everest.Malavath Purna along with 16-year-old Sadhanapalli Anand achieved the historic feat, according to information reaching social welfare department here....
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Andhra girl youngest to climb Mount Everest
Sun, 25 May 2014 18:58:15 +0200
A 13-year-old girl from Andhra Pradesh sunday became the youngest female climber to scale Mount Everest.Malavath Purna along with 16-year-old Sadhanapalli Anand achieved the historic feat, according to information reaching social welfare department here....
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Now Swatch Mount Everest mission for Indian army team
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 08:22:20 +0200
An Indian Army team is embarking on a challenging journey to scale the highest mountain in the world to mark 50 years of the first ascent of the Mount Everest by India with an added mission to cleanse the region.The Indian soldiers will not only climb...
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Andhra teen youngest girl to climb Mount Everest
Sun, 25 May 2014 23:36:42 +0200
Poorna, daughter of M Devidas and M Lakshmi, both farm labourers, is a class IX student in an Andhra Pradesh Social Welfare Residential Educational School at Tadawai.
© Indian Express
Andhra teen youngest girl to climb Mount Everest
Sun, 25 May 2014 23:36:42 +0200
Poorna, daughter of M Devidas and M Lakshmi, both farm labourers, is a class IX student in an Andhra Pradesh Social Welfare Residential Educational School at Tadawai.
© Indian Express
Six climbers killed on Mount Everest
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:22:54 +0200
Six climbers were killed Friday in an avalanche on Mount Everest, while nine other climbers have gone missing, media reports said.Fifteen climbers were heading towards an Everest Base Camp in Solukhumbu region when the accident took place, eKantipur.com...
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Avalanche Kills 12 Sherpas on Mount Everest
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:27:43 +0200
The guides were at an altitude of 5,800 meters, or 19,000 feet, when the avalanche hit. Four people were also missing and six were injured.
© The New York Times
Avalanche kills 13 on Mount Everest, NBC prep crew survives
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:11:31 +0200
A total of 13 people were crushed to death underneath a fearsome Mount Everest avalanche early this morning – the worst single catastrophe in the iconic mountain’s history. The victims...
© New York Post
5 Mount Everest climbers feared missing in avalanche
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:31:38 +0200
Nepal officials say avalanche hit just below Camp 2 and five climbers are believed to have been buried and more injured.
© The Star
One man’s quest to leap off Mount Everest on live TV
Mon, 31 Mar 2014 11:15:28 +0200
Joby Ogwyn isn’t exactly intimidated by Mount Everest: in 1999, at age 24, he was the youngest person to climb to the summit — and he’s climbed the world’s tallest...
© New York Post
Nepal to reduce fees to climb Mount Everest
Fri, 14 Feb 2014 07:41:28 +0100
KATHMANDU - Nepal will cut climbing fees for Mount Everest to lure more mountaineers to the world's highest peak, already overcrowded during the peak climbing season. Hundreds of foreign climbers, each paying thousands of dollars, flock to the 8,850-metre...
© The Jerusalem Post
Climbers Describe Havoc on Mount Everest After Nepal Earthquake
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:24:20 +0200
As rescue efforts were hampered by bad weather, dramatic details emerged about the devastation at the base camp in the wake of an avalanche.
© The New York Times
Police Naik hospitalised in Nepal after climbing Mount Everest
Mon, 23 May 2016 05:26:44 +0200
Police Naik Rafiq Shaikh, who recently scaled the Mount Everest, has been admitted to a hospital in Kathmandu after he suffered from frost-bite, police said here today.As per information here, Shaikh suffered the frost-bite while returning to the base...
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Six killed, nine missing in Mount Everest avalanche
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:54:13 +0200
KATMANDU, Nepal — An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday along a route used to ascend the world’s highest peak, killing at least six Nepalese guides and leaving nine more missing, officials said.
© NY Daily News
13 killed, 3 missing in Mount Everest avalanche
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:50:55 +0200
An avalanche roared down a climbing route early Friday, killing at least 13 Nepalese guides and leaving several missing. It was the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak.
© NY Daily News
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