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Climbers Must be Trained to Sale Everest, Panel Says After Deaths

Climbers Must be Trained to Sale Everest, Panel Says After Deaths REUTERS/Nepalayatimes Kathmandu – Nepal must make training and experience in high altitude climbing mandatory for all climbers on Mount Everest and other high peaks, a government panel said on Wednesday, following the deadliest climbing season in four years. Eleven climbers were killed or went missing on the 8,850 metres …

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‘Well-connected’ Liaison Officers Behind Everest Scams

‘Well-connected’ Liaison Officers Behind Everest Scams

‘Well-connected’ liaison officers behind Everest scams Bhadra Sharma: Centre for Investigative Journalism-Nepal A powerful group of liaison officers (LOs) pocketed millions of rupees and helped award summit certificates to fake climbers. Some LOs even toured the Everest Base Camp by helicopters and returned to Kathmandu. A complicated collusion between LOs and expedition agencies tells a horrific story behind the scam …

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DoT Objected on Rumors Regarding Everest Expedition

DoT Objected on Rumors Regarding Everest Expedition

DoT Objected on Rumors Regarding Everest Expedition  – Nepalayatimes Kathmandu – Department of Tourism has objected on rumors regarding banning on Everest climbing. And they said that with releasing a press statement, they have no plans for the prohibition in Everest climbing in upcoming days as nonsense rumors were raised on various media. With releasing a press statement, the Department …

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American Climber Dies on Mt Everest

American Climber Dies on Mt Everest

Nepalayatimes/American climber dies on Mt Everest American Climber Dies on Mt Everest Kathmandu – An American mountaineer Don Cash has died near the Hillary Step while descending from the summit of Mt Everest this afternoon. One more climber died on the mountain which reached on above 8,000 m mountain in this spring climbing season. READ THIS ALSO More Climbers Death: …

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First Black African Woman Scale Mt Everest

First Black African Woman Scale Mt Everest

Nepalayatimes/First Black African Woman Scale Mt Everest First black African woman scale Mt Everest, File Photo – Saray N’ Kusi Khumalo First black African woman among other climbers successfully climbed the world’s highest peak this morning.“South Africa’s Saray N’ Kusi Khumalo stood atop the roof of the world, becoming the first black African woman to successfully climb Mt Everest,” the …

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