|Nepal doubtful about bodies on Everest|
Added: 25.05.2017 10:10 | 18 views | 0 comments
Nepalese officials have cast doubt on the reported discovery of four bodies at the highest camp on Mount Everest.
|Four found dead on Mount Everest, bringing May death toll to 10|
Added: 24.05.2017 20:43 | 15 views | 0 comments
Nepali sherpas have found four climbers dead in their tents on Mount Everest, officials said on Wednesday, taking the death toll on the world's highest mountain to 10 in the past month.
|Nepal PM Pushpa Kumar Dahal steps down|
Added: 24.05.2017 18:55 | 3 views | 0 comments
Dahal's move may affect final phase of local elections set for June 14 even though his decision was somewhat expected.
|The tragedy of Everest's normal: 10 dead this season, so far|
Added: 24.05.2017 16:39 | 0 views | 0 comments
Authorities in Nepal say four bodies have been found inside a tent at the highest camp on Mount Everest
|Nepal PM quits office ahead of local elections|
Added: 24.05.2017 16:37 | 1 views | 0 comments
Dahal's move could affect final phase of local elections set for June 14 even though his decision was somewhat expected.
|Nepal's prime minister announces resignation|
Added: 24.05.2017 13:33 | 19 views | 0 comments
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) - Nepal's prime minister announced his resignation Wednesday so the leader of his coalition partner party can succeed him, in line with an agreement between the two parties.
"With the pledge to continue working for the upliftment of the country and people as a politician, parliamentarian and ...
|| Mount Everest is collapsing under our weight. Time to dump the bucket list | Philip Hoare|
Added: 23.05.2017 12:37 | 11 views | 0 comments
The loss of Hillary Step lays the mountain open to more human destruction. We should remember we do not own these awesome places, no matter how many names we give them
It’s a scene from one of John Martin’s . Or a modern disaster movie. But this isn’t CGI. , as if under the collective weight of its explorers.
Or so it seems. Reports that the rocky outcrop Hillary Step, named after Sir Edmund Hillary, who first climbed the mountain , may have been destroyed during the Nepal earthquake of 2015 (although some Nepalese say it’s just been buried under snow), speak to our desire to extend our human dominion. Even the name signifies appropriation – our taxonomy of nature. Metaphorically, it seems, the Earth reacts.
|Lean-burn physiology gives Sherpas peak-performance|
Added: 22.05.2017 20:48 | 20 views | 0 comments
Nepalese mountain guides have a physiology that uses oxygen more efficiently lowlanders.
|Stockpiles of dead tiger and rhino body parts go up in smoke in Nepal|
Added: 22.05.2017 14:59 | 2 views | 0 comments
More than 4,000 animal body parts were destroyed to discourage illegal wildlife hunting and trading.