Sagarmatha Cleaning Campaign Collected Over 3000kg Garbage from Mount Everest Region

Sagarmatha Cleaning Campaign, the 45-day cleaning campaign that was initiated on April 14, 2019, has collected over 3000kg of garbage from the Mount Everest Region. 2000kg garbage—biodegradable—collected from the region has been sent to Okhaldhunga while 1000kg—non-degradable—has been brought to Kathmandu for disposal, according to Continue Reading

Ngima Nuru Sherpa – The Youngest Mountaineer to Climb Mount Everest for 21st Time

Ngima Nuru Sherpa has become the youngest mountaineer in the world to successfully ascend the world’s highest mountain for the 21st time. The 37-year-old mountaineer is from Teso village, located near Namche Bazaar, Solukhumbu. Along with a few other climbers, Ngima Nuru successfully reached the Continue Reading

Nepal wants Age Limitation for Climbing Everest

Nepali officials stressed the need of age limitation for climbing Everest after 85-year-old Min Bahadur Sherchan died at the mountain’s base camp while trying to regain his title as the oldest person to scale Mount Everest. The death of Min Bahadur Sherchan has revived concerns Continue Reading