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High winds delay dozens of climbers ascending Mount Everest

KATHMANDU, (AP): High winds have delayed dozens of climbers trying to reach the summit of Mount Everest, a mountaineering official

Three more ascend Mt Everest

KATHMANDU: Three more mountaineers successfully reached atop the summit of Mount Everest today bringing total number of ascents to 45

27 mountaineers, including 13 Nepalis, scale Mt Everest

KATHMANDU: A total of 27 mountaineers, including 13 Nepalis, have made it to the top of the Mount Everest on

Nine Nepalis reach atop Mt Everest summit after a gap…

KATHMANDU: This year's first successful ascent to the Mount Everest, the world's highest peak took place with nine Nepali Sherpa

First group of foreign climbers to reach Mount Everest summit…

KATHMANDU, (AP): Climbers are making good progress on Mount Everest and the first group could reach the summit as early

97 mountaineering teams off to different peaks

KATHMANDU: A total 97 mountaineering expedition teams comprising 1,432 members from various countries have set out to different peaks including

After Tragedies, Nepal Hopes for an Uneventful Year for Everest…

By KAI SCHULTZ, NAMCHE BAZAAR, (NY Times): Eleven thousand feet above sea level, Jules Mountain, 49, a British investor, proposed

Ghalegaun residents launch homestay to root out caste-based discrimination

LAMJUNG: Despite various programmes being run against caste-based discrimination across the country, the ill-practice is still in existence. But, residents

Plunging costs fuel safety fears on the world’s highest peak

KATHMANDU, (AFP): After 17 years of helping climbers reach the roof of the world, Argentinian Damian Benegas won’t be returning

On trek to Everest, a chance to push boundaries, find…

By KARIN LAUB, EVEREST BASE CAMP, (AP): We reach Everest Base Camp on a sunny but chilly afternoon, after an

A Trekking Adventure in Post-Quake Nepal

We were trekking above Eastern Nepal’s valleys, their slopes sculpted into terraced fields, when we hit a half-mile-long run of

Nepal is safe for travel and investment: PM Oli

KATHMANDU: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli today urged the foreign investors and tourists to not harbour any reluctance to invest

Despite back-to-back disasters, climbers return to Everest

MOUNT EVEREST BASE CAMP, (AP): When the earthquake struck last year and thousands of tons of snow and ice and

Everest climbers return one year after Nepal’s devastating earthquake

By Annie Gowen, KATHMANDU: The third time Dutch climber Eric Arnold tried and failed to reach the summit of Mount

Nepal’s female climbers blaze trails for their gender

KATHMANDU, (AFP): When a deadly avalanche hit Mount Everest a year ago, Pasang Lhamu Sherpa Akita, one of the few

Shelter for tourists constructed at Thorang pass

MUSTANG: Good news for tourists on trekking expedition in the Round-Annapurna Trekking Route. A temporary shelter has been constructed at

Singapore adventurer Khoo Swee Chiow to attempt Nepal’s Lhotse again

SINGAPORE, (CNA): Local adventurer Khoo Swee Chiow will attempt to climb Nepal’s Lhotse – the fourth-highest peak in the world

How to experience Nepal’s Mustang, a former Himalayan kingdom

By Andrea Oschetti, (CNN): As Prince Harry's well documented Nepal visit nears the end, the spotlight has been refocused on

Mt Everest with many pits and fissures

SOLUKHUMBU: Mt Everest, the world's tallest mountain has been found with many pits and fissures borne out of the April

Cracks And Holes Develop In Mount Everest After Deadly Nepal…

KATHMANDU: Several cracks and holes have developed in the Mount Everest region due to last year's devastating earthquakes that killed