• Sat, 13 Apr 2019 14:05
    China to add ‘eco’ toilet to Mt Everest Read
    Beijing: Climbers with pressing needs on Mount Everest will soon find an “eco-friendly” toilet at a Chinese campsite 7,028m above sea level in an ongoing campaign to deal with the peak’s waste problem.
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  • Thu, 02 Aug 2018 10:39
    New Zealand to help Nepal re-measure Mt Everest
    The government of New Zealand has extended technical expertise to Nepal for re-measuring the height of Mt Everest—the world's highest peak. 
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  • Mon, 22 May 2017 10:28
    Mt Everest claims 4th victim this year
    27-year-old Indian climber Ravi Kumar goes missing
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  • Thu, 19 May 2016 20:54
    Over 150 mountaineers scale Mt Everest on a single day
    Kathmandu - Over 150 mountaineers made it to the world's highest peak, Mt Everest, successfully on a single day on Thursday, the ninth day after climbers were allowed to climb the mountain after the closure of around two years due to various reasons.
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  • Thu, 12 May 2016 10:01
    Everest Spring Expedition: Nine Sherpa guides make it to the top
    Kathmandu - Nine high-altitude Nepali mountain workers reached the top of Mt Everest on Wednesday, making it the first ascent in the last two years. They made it to the summit at 5:02 pm.
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  • Thu, 12 May 2016 09:52
    Mt Everest sees first climbers in 2 years
    Kathmandu - After a two-year hiatus in the wake of deadly avalanches and last year's earthquake, the world's highest peak Mt Everest saw the first ascent on Wednesday as nine Nepali Sherpas made their way to the top of the mountain.
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  • Sun, 01 May 2016 10:39
    289 climbers in bid to scale Everest
    Two hundred and eighty nine climbers are in a bid to exploit a short window of good weather, which formally begins next week, to stand atop Mt Everest. Among the bidders, 160 are new climbers.
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  • Sun, 20 Mar 2016 07:34
    Google says Mt Everest lies in China
    KATHMANDU - In an apparent error, Google Maps has shown world’s highest peak Mount Everest as being located in China.
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  • Thu, 30 May 2013 00:00
    Sherpa recalls first ascent of MT Everest
    He wore black boots, a knee-length gown and a hat, and seemed to care little when told how historic his feat was. By Sunday, Kanchha Sherpa, 81, the lone survivor of the 1953 Everest team, had become a major attraction at Khumjung in Solukhumbu district.
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