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Mount Everest

COVID-19 Spreads To Mount Everest: Over 100 Coronavirus Cases Despite Nepal Denials - Guide

May 23, 2021 Agencies

In late April, a Norwegian climber became the first to test positive for coronavirus at the Everest base camp

In A First, China To Draw 'Separation Line' On Mount Everest Peak To Contain Covid Spread

May 10, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The ‘separation line’ aims to prevent climbers ascending the north side of the mountain from China from coming into contact with anyone or any objects on the south, or Nepalese, side of Everest

Nepal Bans 3 Indian Mountaineers For Faking Their 2016 Everest Summit

With this, as many as five Indian mountaineers have been punished by Nepal for making false claims of scaling the world’s tallest point

Mount Everest New Height: World's Highest Peak Is More Than Two Feet Taller, Announce China And Nepal

Dec 08, 2020 PTI

The revised height of Mt. Everest puts an end to the decades-long dispute between the two neighbours on the height of the world's tallest mountain that straddles their shared border

Standing Tall: Nepal, China Announce Revised Height Of Mount Everest

Mt Everest is 8,848 metres high, according to the last measurement done in 1954 by Survey of India.

21 September, 2020

Nepal's Legendary Mountaineer Ang Rita Sherpa Dies


Ang Rita Sherpa, who was nicknamed the 'Snow Leopard' due to his adventures, climbed Mt Everest 10 times without bottled oxygen

06 May, 2020

Snow-Capped Himalayas Visible From Bihar Village After Decades, Pics Go Viral

Outlook Web Bureau

The picture of the stunning Himalayan peaks was shared on Twitter by Ritu Jaiswal, Mukhiya of Gram Panchayat Singhwahini, a village in Bihar's Sitamarhi district.

29 March, 2019

Sherpa Widows In Nepal Break Down Taboos As They Eye Everest

Outlook Web Bureau

For generations climbing has been firmly the realm of men among the legendary Sherpas of Nepal, tradition dictating women care for the home while their husbands conquer the Himalayan peaks.

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Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi addresses media after the oath taking ceremony at Punjab Bhawan in Chandigarh. AICC General Secretary Harish Rawat with PPCC President Navjot Singh Sidhu are also seen.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel in New Delhi.

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Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur during a public meeting in Mandi.

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An artist busy making an idol of Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Navaratri festivities in Mumbai.

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Idols of Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Navaratri festivities, Goregaon in Mumbai.

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