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#Himalayas

# himalayas - Monday 24 June, 2019

Bodies found in search for seven climbers presumed dead on Himalaya mountains RIP

Bodies found in search for seven climbers presumed dead on Himalaya mountains

The seven bodies were retrieved yesterday on Nanda Devi in India.

# himalayas - Monday 3 June, 2019

Bodies spotted during search for eight climbers missing in Himalayas

Nothing has been heard from the four Britons, two Americans, one Indian and one Australian since 26 May.

# himalayas - 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

# himalayas - Saturday 8 April, 2017

Shrinking Himalayan glaciers have been granted status of 'living entities'

An Indian court made the decision because the glaciers were “losing their very existence”.

# himalayas - Monday 2 May, 2016

Bodies of two men found 16 years after avalanche in the Himalayas

Alex Lowe was regarded as the greatest climber of his generation when he died in 1999, alongside cinematographer David Bridges.

# himalayas - 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.

# himalayas - Sunday 19 October, 2014

12 bodies found in the Himalayas after deadly snowstorm

34 trekkers were rescued after getting stranded.

# himalayas - 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.

# himalayas - Sunday 23 June, 2013

Taliban kills nine foreign tourists in the Pakistani Himalayas

The attackers struck at the foot of one of the world’s highest mountains, killing Chinese and Ukrainian climbers.

# himalayas - 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.

# himalayas - Saturday 6 April, 2013

British woman stabbed to death on Kashmir houseboat: police

A Dutch national has been arrested after a 24-year-old British woman was found on a houseboat on the picturesque Dal Lake in the Indian Kashmir city of Srinagar.

# himalayas - Monday 9 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge In pictures: Take an aerial tour of the Himalayas and Mount Everest Himalayan Tour This post contains images

In pictures: Take an aerial tour of the Himalayas and Mount Everest

A virtual visit to Everest base camp and one of the most dangerous airports in the world…

# himalayas - Saturday 7 April, 2012

No survivors found after 12-hour search at Pakistani avalanche

At least 117 soldiers, and potentially as many as 130, are missing after a major avalanche close to the Indian border.

Avalanche buries 130 Pakistani soldiers - report

An army base on a remote Himalayan glacier was struck by snow earlier this morning with rescue efforts now underway.

# himalayas - Sunday 1 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Watch: The airport only eight pilots in the world are allowed fly to Hold On Tight

Watch: The airport only eight pilots in the world are allowed fly to

The approach to Bhutan’s Paro Airport is so dangerous planes are not allowed to fly in after dark. Here’s how it’s done…

# himalayas - Friday 14 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Watch: King of Bhutan marries his 'commoner bride' in colourful ceremony Bhutan This post contains videos

Watch: King of Bhutan marries his 'commoner bride' in colourful ceremony

The wedding of King Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck to his commoner bride, Jetsun Pema, has captivated a nation that had grown impatient with their bachelor king’s lack of urgency to take a wife.

# himalayas - 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”.

# himalayas - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

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.