Phinjum Sherpa, 17, daughter of Ang Kaji Sherpa, killed in an avalanche on Mount Everest, lights a butter lamp in front of a portrait of her father in their rented apartment in Katmandu, Nepal, Wednesday, April 23, 2014. Dozens of Sherpa guides packed up their tents and left Mount Everest's base camp Wednesday, after the avalanche deaths of 16 of their colleagues exposed an undercurrent of resentment by Sherpas over their pay, treatment and benefits. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha)
Everest climbing season in disarray after Sherpas leave base camp

Everest climbing season in disarray after Sherpas leave base camp

Nepal's attempts to salvage the Mount Everest climbing season took another hit Friday...

Apr-25, 2014
Sherpa guides go on strike after Mount Everest avalanche

Sherpa guides go on strike after Mount Everest avalanche

Sherpa guides were leaving Mount Everest's base camp on Wednesday as part of a walkou...

Apr-23, 2014
Nepal government meets sherpas\' demands after deadly avalanche

Nepal government meets sherpas' demands after deadly avalanche

KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepal's government agreed on Tuesday to compensation demands f...

Apr-23, 2014
As Nepali sherpa families cremate Everest victims, anger grows

As Nepali sherpa families cremate Everest victims, anger grows

KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepali families cremated eight Mount Everest sherpas on Monday...

Apr-22, 2014
Sherpas consider climbing boycott after Everest avalanche

Sherpas consider climbing boycott after Everest avalanche

Sherpa guides on Mount Everest are considering a climbing boycott after the deadliest...

Apr-21, 2014
Search ends for missing on Everest, some Sherpas call for shutdown

Search ends for missing on Everest, some Sherpas call for shutdown

KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Rescuers have given up searching for three sherpa guides missi...

Apr-20, 2014
Death toll climbs in worst tragedy on Everest

Death toll climbs in worst tragedy on Everest

KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Rescuers recovered the body of one mountain guide on Saturday ...

Apr-20, 2014
Death toll climbs in worst tragedy on Everest

Death toll climbs in worst tragedy on Everest

KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Rescuers recovered the body of one mountain guide on Saturday ...

Apr-20, 2014
Search resumes after Everest avalanche kills 12

Search resumes after Everest avalanche kills 12

Sherpa climbers aided by helicopters resumed a search on Saturday for four missing gu...

Apr-19, 2014
Avalanche kills 12 Nepali guides in deadliest incident on Mt Everest

Avalanche kills 12 Nepali guides in deadliest incident on Mt Everest

KATHMANDU (Reuters) - An avalanche sweeping down Mount Everest killed 12 Nepali guid...

Apr-19, 2014

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