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Jul 17, 2018
Rescue operations called off for missing sherpa on Saser Kangri; Pemba had scaled Mt Everest eight timesPemba Sherpa had scaled Everest eight times. But on Friday, 13 July, as he made his way down the Saser Kangri, he fell through an icy crevasse and has not been found since.
May 21, 2017
Indian climber from Uttar Pradesh missing while descending EverestAn Indian climber hailing from Uttar Pradesh has been reported missing while descending Mount Everest, an expedition organiser said on Sunday.
May 12, 2016
An icy climb: Britons become first foreigners to scale Mount Everest after 2014 quakeBritish mountaineers Kenton Cool and Robert Lucas became the first foreigners to summit Mount Everest after last year's earthquake ended climbing season
Feb 24, 2015
Nepal reassures Everest climbers on safety a year after deadly avalancheNepal will arrange regular weather forecasts and tighten safety measures on Mount Everest to reassure climbers, an official said on Monday,
May 23, 2014
First civilian woman from Bengal to climb Everest missing on Kanchenjunga WestChhanda Gayen, the first woman from West Bengal to climb the Everest, went missing as she was attempting to climb Kanchenjunga West.
Apr 28, 2014
Sherpas struggle as Everest shuts down after killer avalancheThe disaster underscored the huge risks borne by sherpas who carry food, fix ropes, repair ladders and more to enable climbers to reach the "roof of the world".
Apr 25, 2014
Fresh avalanches strike Mt Everest, climbing halted for the seasonMany expeditions abandoned base camp this week after an 18 April avalanche killed 16 guides who were cracking ice and fixing ropes on the upper reaches of the Khumbu Icefall.
Apr 25, 2014
Everest climbing season in disarray after Sherpas leave base campNepal's attempts to salvage the Mount Everest climbing season took another hit Friday as more Sherpa mountain guides packed and left the base camp for their village homes.
Apr 23, 2014
Sherpa guides go on strike after Mount Everest avalancheSherpa guides were leaving Mount Everest's base camp on Wednesday as part of a walkout following the mountain's deadliest disaster.
Apr 21, 2014
Sherpas consider climbing boycott after Everest avalancheSherpa guides on Mount Everest are considering a climbing boycott after the deadliest avalanche in the mountain's history.