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Nepal Seeks Help Identifying Bodies Found on Everest

Four corpses were removed from the mountain this season, one of the deadliest ever. It’s unclear when the climbers died, and some of the bodies are unrecognizable, Nepalese officials said.

Nepal Seeks Help Identifying Bodies Found on Mount Everest

Four corpses were removed from the mountain this season, one of the deadliest ever. It’s unclear when the climbers died, and some of the bodies are unrecognizable, Nepalese officials said.

As World Makes Gains Against Child Marriage, Nepal Struggles to Catch Up

Nepal’s government is moving forward with a campaign to eradicate the practice, but the challenges are daunting, as activists say the marriages are increasing in some villages.

These Are the Victims of a Deadly Climbing Season on Mount Everest

At least 11 people died this month climbing Mount Everest, amid crowds that led to dangerous delays.

These Are the Victims of a Deadly Climbing Season at Mount Everest

At least 11 people died this month climbing Mount Everest, amid crowds that led to dangerous delays.

Nepal Says Everest Rules Might Change After Traffic Jams and Deaths

Officials said that climbers might have to submit proof of mountaineering experience and a verifiable certificate of good health.

‘It Was Like a Zoo’: Death on an Unruly, Overcrowded Everest

This has been one of the deadliest climbing seasons on the world’s highest peak. Veteran climbers blame increased permits for climbers, including many who are inexperienced.

Nepal explosions kill four in capital Kathmandu

The twin blasts also injured seven others, police say, but the cause is not yet clear.

Nepal says overcrowding not 'sole reason' for Everest death toll rise

The department of tourism said other factors such as weather conditions were involved.

British Climber Dies on Everest as Traffic Jam’s Toll Rises to 10

Robin Haynes Fisher, 44, of Britain, died at about 28,215 feet on Saturday, the authorities said, in a year of record attempts this season and the worst toll in decades.