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  1. Nirmal Purja

    Record-breaking Nepali climber seeks to inspire future mountaineers

  2. Nepali climber claims new speed record for world's 14 highest peaks

    Nepali climber claims new speed record for world's 14 highest peaks

    A Nepali mountaineer on Tuesday smashed the record for summiting the world's 14 highest peaks, racing up all "8000ers" in just seven months, ...
  3. Mount Everest has been dubbed world's highest rubbish dump

    Trash to treasure: Everest garbage given new lease of life

    A group of tourists sip water at a five-star hotel in Kathmandu, unaware that the green glasses in their hands were once bottles discarded on ...
  4. Nepal's President Bidhya Devi Bhandari and China's President Xi Jinping inspect an honor

    Nepal pushes to end dependency on India with China rail, tunnel deals

  5. Mount Everest

    Nepal mulls minimum Everest criteria after deadly season

  6. More than 300 people have died on Everest since expeditions to reach the top started in the 1920s

    Commentary: 11 Everest climbers dead in 16 days - how to recover dead bodies from the world’s tallest mountain

    Recovering bodies from Everest is difficult and expensive, says mountaineering historian, Jonathan Westaway.
  7. Late April to the end of May is the peak climbing season for Mount Everest (centre R) and many

    Everest 'traffic jam' survivor calls for tougher rules

  8. People gather near an explosion site in Kathmandu

    Four killed, seven injured in three explosions in Nepali capital

  9. A laborer sits on top of the debris of a monastery damaged during the 2015 earthquake, in Swayambhu

    Commentary: Years after deadly earthquake, Kathmandu rises from the rubble

    The human toll and damage to Nepalese culture from the 2015 earthquake was huge, says Queen's University Belfast Urmi Sengupta.
  10. Everest rubbish 4

    Mount Everest, the high-altitude rubbish dump