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13 Nepalese guides killed in worst-ever Everest accident

A massive avalanche on Friday struck Mount Everest killing at least 13 Nepalese Sherpa guides and injuring several others in the deadliest mountaineering accident on the world's highest peak. The......

At the top of the world, it's getting kinda crowded!

Conquering Mount Everest has become easier with modern technology and Sherpas ready to 'help' climbers. This annual throng has devalued the sport, says Amrita Singh When the climbing season starts......

Man who climbed Mt Everest 19 times goes missing

Chhewang Nima, a Nepalese Sherpa famous in mountaineering circles for climbing the Mount Everest 19 times, has gone missing after being struck by an avalanche while nearing the peak of Mount......

Mount Everest? Been there 24 times

Six Sherpa brothers of Beding village in Dolakha district of Nepal have set a new record by scaling the world's highest peak Mount Everest 24 times between them. Everest in eight hours!| More......

Everest veteran in trouble in Nepal

Nepal's veteran mountaineer Mingma Sherpa was detained over the weekend for his suspected involvement in Maoist activities, an army official said on Monday.Security forces arrested Mingma, who has......

Jubilant PM hails Seoul G-20 Summit

Addressing the media on Wednesday, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman and India's sherpa to the G20, Montek Singh Ahluwalia, had said the two parameters by which to judge if the gathering of the......

India, Japan to treble bilateral currency swap arrangement

India and Japan on Friday decided to more than treble their currency swap arrangement from $15 billion to 50 billion in a move seen as sending an important signal for the rupee. The decision to......

India can get back to 8% growth rate: Montek

India has all the requirements to return to a GDP growth rate of 8 per cent in the coming years, Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia said, while highlighting that......

India is good bet for foreign investment: Montek

There is a good chance that Vodafone dispute will be resolved soon, Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia has said, underlining that India is a good bet for foreign......

G-20 meet: World economy is in deep trouble

Setting the tone for the crucial G-20 Summit, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday said the world economy is in "deep trouble" and hoped the grouping of developed and developing countries will......

Samina becomes first Pakistani woman to scale Mt Everest

Mountaineer Samina Baig has become the first Pakistani woman to scale Mount Everest, the world's highest mountain peak at 8,848 metres. According to details, Baig completed the climb to the summit......

Former Kiwi cricketer Parore scales Everest

Former New Zealand wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Parore became the first cricketer to reach the summit of Mount Everest when he scaled the world's highest peak on May 21 along with a team of Sherpas......

American boy, 13, becomes youngest person to climb Everest

A 13-year-old American boy on Saturday became the youngest ever climber to conquer Mount Everest, the world's highest mountain, a climbing website said. Jordan Romero from Big Bear, California,......

India bag six gold in Asian Archery GP

Indian archers bagged six gold, two silver and three bronze medals to reign supreme in the Dhaka leg of the Asian Grand Prix in Kolkata.Ruling the roost, India clinched top spots in all the......

India take day one honours

Pawan Xalxo and Dola Banerjee reigned supreme in the men's and women's recurve sections respectively in the qualification round of the Asian Grand Prix archery in Dhaka on Wednesday.Xalxo and......

  People speak for sherpas

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Sulekha khuntdar
Q. to whom we call the tiger of the snow ?
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/to-whom-we-call-the-tiger-of-the-snow-/26192634/answers/

Nauty
Q. kya NEPAL se sab log KHUKRI rakhte hain ??
Nauty:  A. The SHERPAS more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/kya-nepal-se-sab-log-khukri-rakhte-hain-/24969739/answers/26192640

Iqbal Seth
Q. WHAT WILL HAPPEN IF MOUNT EVEREST MELTS ?
Iqbal Seth:  A. only sherpas keep them more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-will-happen-if-mount-everest-melts-/21410330/answers/24969752

  Web results for Sherpas
Nepal promises major climbing reforms after killer avalanche

Three days after a deadly avalanche on the Mt Everest slopes claimed 13 lives, the Nepalese government Monday promised major reforms in the... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a454037.html
Is It Time to Close Everest, or Pave It?

The deadly avalanche raises questions about how to reduce the risks Sherpas face and how to help their families ...

http://origin-www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-04-21/sherpa-deaths-on-everest-rekindle-debate-about-closing-the-mountain#r=rss
Netskope to Join in CITE Conference 2014 Panel Aimed At "Letting Your Users Go Rogue Without Going Off the Range"

/PRNewswire/ -- Netskope, the leader in real-time cloud app analytics and policy enforcement, today announced that its Vice President of Marketing... ...

http://www.itnewsonline.com/prnewswire/Netskope-to-Join-in-CITE-Conference-2014-Panel-Aimed-At-Letting-Your-Users-Go-Rogue-Without-Going-Off-the-Range/320559
Wife of Sherpa slain in Pakistan gets Rs 1 mln from Embassy

The Pakistani authority in Nepal have handed over a compensation of Rs 1 million to the family of Sona Sherpa, who was killed in a militant attack... ...

http://thehimalayantimes.com/rssReference.php?id=NDEyNDI3
Sherpas demand Rs 1 mn for accident victims; threaten strike

Nepalese Sherpa guides, who play a key role in mountain expeditions, on Monday warned of an agitation if their demand of Rs 1 million in... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/south-asia/sherpas-demand-rs-1-mn-for-accident-victims-threaten-strike_926113.html

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