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Nepal's Sherpa climbers to make rare winter ascent of Everest

Nepal's Sherpa climbers to make rare winter ascent of Everest

Four veteran Sherpa climbers left on Monday for Mount Everest on a mission to climb the world’s highest mountain in five days from the Nepali side, aiming to set a record ...

Nepal picks up four bodies, 11 tonnes of garbage in Everest clean-up

Nepal picks up four bodies, 11 tonnes of garbage in Everest clean-up

Nepali climbers have retrieved four bodies and collected some 11 tonnes of decades-old garbage from Mount Everest and its approach below the base camp as part of a drive ...

Qatar's Fahad becomes first Arab to scale Everest and Lhotse peaks

Qatar's Fahad becomes first Arab to scale Everest and Lhotse peaks

Qatari adventurer Fahad Badar has made history by becoming the first Arab to scale Mt Everest and Mt Lhotse during the same expedition, the official Qatar News Agency reports.

Nepal to send team to clean Mount Everest

Nepal to send team to clean Mount Everest

Nepal will send a dedicated team to Mount Everest this climbing season to collect garbage and retrieve bodies littering the world's highest peak, officials said Thursday.

Nepalese expedition association concerned over dead bodies on Everest

Nepalese expedition association concerned over dead bodies on Everest

Nepalese expedition operators on Thursday expressed concern over the rising number of dead bodies being exposed as snow melts on Everest ahead of the busy spring climbing season.

Redzel wins world's richest turf race The Everest

Redzel wins world's richest turf race The Everest

Redzel beat Vega Magic in a thrilling inaugural Everest race in Sydney on Saturday, the world's richest on turf that organisers hope will one day rival the prestigious Melbourne Cup.

Hundreds of climbers reach Everest peak in May

Hundreds of climbers reach Everest peak in May

Nearly 450 climbers reached the summit of Mount Everest from the Nepal side in May, officials said Monday, but poor weather and inexperience prevented many others from reaching the top this season.

Four bodies discovered on Everest 'are from last year'

Four bodies discovered on Everest 'are from last year'

Nepali officials on Thursday said four bodies discovered on Everest were not new fatalities, correcting earlier statements.

Four climbers found dead, as Everest toll reaches 10

Four climbers found dead, as Everest toll reaches 10

The bodies of four climbers were found inside a tent on Everest, an expedition organiser said on Wednesday, taking the death toll on the world's highest peak this spring season to 10.

S African Everest permit dodger arrested in Nepal

S African Everest permit dodger arrested in Nepal

A South African who attempted to climb Mount Everest without permission has been arrested in Nepal where he faces a $22,000 fine -- double the cost of the permit he was trying to avoid.

Six Indian climbers make first Everest summit of season

Six Indian climbers make first Everest summit of season

Six Indian climbers reached the top of Mount Everest on Saturday, the first group to summit the world's highest peak this season.

85-year-old dies on Everest during world record bid

85-year-old dies on Everest during world record bid

An 85-year-old ex-Gurkha who was attempting to reclaim his title as the world's oldest person to summit Mount Everest died at base camp on Saturday.