Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 21:58
After several breaches of rules and guidelines while climbing Mt Everest, Nepal has decided to adopt strict measures for aspirants from this spring.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 09, 2014, 03:55
Two men from Wisconsin and Pennsylvania are presumed to have died while climbing an Argentinian peak last week, their families said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 16:01
Two Italians have died overnight after they were swept away by an avalanche while climbing in the Mont Blanc massif in the French Alps, local officials said on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 27, 2013, 20:20
Three Spanish mountaineers who went missing in northern Pakistan are presumed dead, officials and their colleagues said on Saturday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 00:11
Pakistan on Monday suspended expeditions on its second-highest peak and evacuated climbers after Islamist gunmen shot dead 10 foreign trekkers, braced for the collapse of its tiny tourist industry
Last Updated: Monday, May 27, 2013, 16:30
Four climbers, including a Spanish and a Japanese, have been missing after an avalanche hit Mt. Dhaulagiri in Nepal.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 11, 2013, 22:20
Nine students from the Abu Dhabi Women`s College have returned from Tanzania following a successful trip to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, the world`s fourth highest mountain.
Last Updated: Monday, March 04, 2013, 21:09
It`s the world`s highest glass ceiling. Of the 3,755 climbers who have scaled Mount Everest, more than half are Nepalese but only 21 of those locals are women.
Last Updated: Monday, March 04, 2013, 13:37
Three mountain-climbers have died in the area of Kamchatka`s volcano Avacha.
Last Updated: Monday, January 21, 2013, 12:51
A mountain rescuer says the four climbers who died in an avalanche in the Scotland Highlands fell around 1,000 feet (300 meters) and ended up buried in thick snow.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 20, 2013, 10:10
The victims were in a group of six climbers; three men and three women, who were at Glencoe yesterday.
Last Updated: Monday, September 24, 2012, 15:44
Rescue helicopters on Monday made sorties over lofty Nepal peaks to search for the climbers.
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