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Cryptocurrency stunt on Everest linked to Sherpa death

Cryptocurrency stunt on Everest linked to Sherpa death

Lama Babu Sherpa has not been seen since May 14 and is presumed dead, Nepal-based Seven Summit Treks said.

Two Sherpa guides killed on Everest

Two Sherpa guides killed on Everest

Two Sherpa guides working on Everest were confirmed dead Tuesday, bringing the death toll on the world's highest peak this spring climbing season to five.

Macedonian climber dies on Mount Everest

Macedonian climber dies on Mount Everest

A Macedonian climber died on Sunday while making a final push for the summit of Mount Everest, the latest fatality of the current spring climbing season in the Nepali Himalayas.

Sherpa guide missing on Everest, presumed dead

Sherpa guide missing on Everest, presumed dead

Mingma Sherpa of Seven Summit Treks, Lama's employers, said the team had been hit by strong winds as they reached the summit.

Sherpa climbs Mount Everest for record 22nd time

Sherpa climbs Mount Everest for record 22nd time

The route taken on the ascent was pioneered by New Zealand’s Sir Edmund Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay when they became the first climbers to reach the summit in 1953.

Two dead after cargo plane crashes in Nepal

Two dead after cargo plane crashes in Nepal

The wreckage was found scattered across a mountain at an altitude of 3,900 metres (12,800 feet).

Nepal's teenage sensation shines on IPL debut

Nepal's teenage sensation shines on IPL debut

Teenage cricket sensation Sandeep Lamichhane said there was more talent waiting to be discovered in Nepal after an impressive Indian Premier League debut.

India's Modi visits Nepal to restore neighbourly ties

India's Modi visits Nepal to restore neighbourly ties

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Nepal Friday for a two-day visit aiming to reset strained relations between India and its small northern neighbour.

Nepal PM vows to speed up earthquake reconstruction

Nepal PM vows to speed up earthquake reconstruction

Nepal's Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli on Wednesday vowed to rebuild speed up reconstruction efforts during an event to mark the third anniversary of a devastating earthquake that killed 9,000 people.

Bomb blast at Indian government relief office in Nepal

Bomb blast at Indian government relief office in Nepal

A crude bomb went off outside an Indian government relief office in Nepal causing minor damage but no injuries, officials said on Tuesday, in what appeared to be a rare gesture of Nepali anger towards its giant neighbour to the south.

Nepal PM Oli seeks to improve relations with India

Nepal PM Oli seeks to improve relations with India

KP Sharma Oli, who came to power after elections in February, is leading a 45-member delegation to New Delhi, which has traditionally been the first international stop for Nepal's prime ministers.

Nepal to do battle with MCC and Dutch at Lord's

Nepal to do battle with MCC and Dutch at Lord's

Nepal, recently granted full one-day international status, received another boost on Monday after being invited to contest a T20 tournament with the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) and the Netherlands at Lord's.