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Everest 'traffic jam' survivor calls for tougher rules

Ameesha Chauhan, a survivor of the Everest "traffic jam" who is in hospital recovering from frostbite, said climbers without basic skills should be barred to prevent a recurrence of this year's deadly season on the world's highest peak.

'Traffic jam' on Everest as two more climbers die reaching summit

A huge queue of climbers has formed near the summit of Mount Everest as expedition organizers reported two more deaths on the world's highest mountain on Thursday.

Mount Everest, the high-altitude rubbish dump

'There is just not enough monitoring at the high camps to ensure the mountain stays clean.'
June 17, 2018 | 11:41 am GMT+7

Chinese double amputee finally summits Everest, decades after first bid

'Climbing Mount Everest is my dream. I have to realize it.'
May 14, 2018 | 03:59 pm GMT+7
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