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#Everest

# everest - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Memorial service plans for Trinity professor who went missing on Everest announced

The family called off the search for Seamus Lawless yesterday evening.

# everest - Friday 24 May, 2019

Search for Trinity College professor ended as second Irishman dies climbing Everest RIP

Search for Trinity College professor ended as second Irishman dies climbing Everest

Séamus Lawless and Kevin Hynes have both died on the mountain.

# everest - Sunday 27 May, 2018

From The42 'My first thought after climbing Everest was how soon could I get back down' Top Of The World

'My first thought after climbing Everest was how soon could I get back down'

Today marks the 25th anniversary of Dawson Stelfox reaching the summit of the world’s highest mountain.

# everest - Sunday 8 April, 2018

A climber who lost both legs to frostbite is hoping to finally conquer Everest

A ban on blind and double amputee climbers has been overturned.

# everest - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

The bodies of four more climbers found inside a tent near summit of Mount Everest

These latest discoveries brings the death toll in recent days to 10.

# everest - Friday 19 May, 2017

Irishman who climbed Everest speaks about passing bodies at the summit

John Burke says the final night was “hell on earth”.

# everest - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Prepping for Everest from your bed: The controversial way to summit in 35 days

The use of a hypoxic tent is becoming popular, but some climbers aren’t

# everest - Monday 8 May, 2017

85-year-old climber died of altitude sickness during Everest attempt

Min Bahadur Sherchan was attempting to reclaim his title as the world’s oldest person to summit Mount Everest.

# everest - Saturday 6 May, 2017

85-year-old attempting to reclaim title as oldest person to summit Everest dies at base camp

The former soldier became the world’s oldest climber to summit Everest in 2008 when he was 76.

# everest - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Is Everest still the tallest peak? Scientists aren't too sure

It’s thought a 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal in 2015 knocked an inch off the top of the world’s highest peak.

# everest - Monday 23 May, 2016

Three climbers die on Everest in the space of three days

The latest fatality is an Indian climber.

# everest - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend? Cinema This post contains a poll

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

# everest - Friday 1 May, 2015

All Irish citizens in Nepal are safe, as 1,000 Europeans remain missing

The death toll has topped 6,000.

# everest - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Irish climber catches on video the moment deadly earthquake rocked Everest

Paul Devaney was at Everest Base Camp in Nepal when the earthquake hit.

# everest - Monday 27 April, 2015

Watch: Video captures terrifying moment when avalanche hit Everest base camp

At least 18 people died at Everest as the earthquake and avalanches hit at the weekend.

# everest - Sunday 26 April, 2015

There are 100 Irish people in areas affected by the Nepal earthquake

Efforts are being made to contact some 50 Irish citizens in the quake-hit region.

# everest - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Ever wanted to climb Everest? Now you can - in a way*

*In a way that is nothing like actually climbing Everest, but is still pretty good.

# everest - Sunday 31 August, 2014

Everest on speed: Summit expert will take you to the top of the world in six weeks

The best way to climb Everest is to do it fast,” says Adrian Ballinger.

# everest - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Sherpas fear for their livelihoods as Everest 'shuts down'

The deadly avalanche of 18 April led to labour dispute and a closure of the mountain route.

# everest - Friday 18 April, 2014

11 dead after avalanche strikes Mt Everest

Six Sherpa guides were killed after they went early in the morning to fix ropes for climbers.

# everest - Monday 3 March, 2014

Climbers told to clean-up on Mount Everest - or face a penalty

Each member of an expedition must bring back at least eight kilos of rubbish, apart from their own trash.

# everest - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge A little cute dog climbed Mount Everest Craghopper

A little cute dog climbed Mount Everest

The puppy had been rescued from the brink of death by his owner.

# everest - Sunday 14 July, 2013

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# everest - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

From The42 This guy survived a record-breaking base jump from Mount Everest Legit This post contains videos
From The42 Everest: 60 years since Hillary, Norgay reached summit 8848 Metres

Everest: 60 years since Hillary, Norgay reached summit

Since then, Temba Tsheri laments, the mountain has become ‘a playground’.

# everest - Thursday 23 May, 2013

He did it! 80-year-old scales Everest, sets record

Yuichiro Miura described himself as “the happiest person in the world” after completing the task.

# everest - Friday 17 May, 2013

80-year-old wants to be the oldest man to climb Mount Everest

He already broke the world record in 2007 but it was beaten four years later.

# everest - Monday 29 April, 2013

'Terrifying' brawl between climbers on Everest

Sherpas had advised Europeans not to climb a new “undisclosed” route, but eyewitness says climbers ignored request.

# everest - Monday 21 May, 2012

Three climbers die on Mount Everest, two still missing

The three climbers were descending the mountain when a wind storm hit the mountain.

# everest - Saturday 28 May, 2011

Memorial service held for lost Irish Everest climber

Tributes are paid to John Delaney in Co Laois, as his wife describes losing her “husband, hero and best friend”.

# everest - Friday 27 May, 2011

Service to be held today in memory of Irish Everest climber John Delaney

Delaney, a successful businessman who founded the market prediction company Intrade, died last weekend just 50 metres from the summit of Everest. Business colleagues have been paying tribute to him after his tragic death.

# everest - Wednesday 25 May, 2011

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Expert disputes Ryanair’s claims that it sent a plane through the ashcloud; the joy the Irish man who died on Everest never got to share; and Brian O’Driscoll snapped with his trophy wife.

# everest - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

Irish climber dies on Everest - three days after wife gave birth

John Delaney, 41, hadn’t been told that his wife gave birth before he died on Saturday only 50 metres from the summit.

# everest - Friday 29 October, 2010

I'm on top of the world, Ma!: Everest gets mobile coverage

Climbers will be able to text home and check their email thanks to Nepalese telecommunications company.