Everest: Top Sherpas slam Nepal's plan to clean rubbish from mountain

The government wants to collect 35,000kg of waste - along with bodies - from six Himalayan peaks.

By Surendra Phuyal | Feb. 14, 2020 | bbcnews
~3 mins   

Tags: environment nepal mount-everest

Everest deaths: Four reasons why this climbing season went wrong

Overcrowding is blamed for an increase in deaths on the world's highest peak, but other factors are at play.

By Navin Singh Khadka | May 28, 2019 | bbcnews
~7 mins   

Tags: nepal mount-everest mountaineering

Everest: Three more die amid overcrowding near summit

Seven have died climbing the world's highest peak in a week - more than for the whole of last year.

BBC Science News | May 24, 2019 | bbcnews
~2 mins   

Tags: nepal mount-everest

Three more die on Everest amid overcrowding near summit

Seven have died climbing the world's highest peak in a week - more than for the whole of last year.

BBC Science News | May 24, 2019 | bbcnews
~2 mins   

Tags: nepal mount-everest

Study identifies danger glacial lakes across Tibetan Plateau

A comprehensive study assesses the flood danger posed by glacial lakes across the Tibetan Plateau.

By Jonathan Amos | April 10, 2019 | bbcnews
~3 mins   

Tags: geology environment nepal china tibet climate-change

Climate change: Warming threatens Himalayan glaciers

Rising temperatures pose a growing danger to the glaciers found in the Hindu Kush and Himalayan mountains.

By Matt McGrath | Feb. 4, 2019 | bbcnews
~4 mins   

Tags: nepal climate-change

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