KATHMANDU, Feb 27: It was a moment of pride and happiness for Kanchhi Dolma Hyolmo representing her community in her traditional Hyolmo dress at the top of the world, Mt Everest, at 8848.86 meters.

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: Four veteran Sherpa climbers left on Monday for Mount Everest on a mission to climb the world’s highest mountain in five days from the Nepali side, aiming to set a record for its shortest winter ascent in nearly three decades, hiking officials said.

KATHMANDU, June 29: Survey scientists involved in measuring the height of Mt. Everest have said that it might take nearly a year more to come up with a final figure. Although around 85 percent of work related to leveling surveys has been completed, surveyors say the remaining work is being halted for a few months because of the monsoon. The initial target of completing the survey work by December and finalizing the results will be delayed by a few months.The remaining work is to resume only after mid-December, it is stated.

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KATHMANDU, April 28: Everest climbers are likely to face a serious traffic problem on the slopes of the world’s highest mountain this spring.

KATHMANDU, April 19: Manisha Koirala, a popular actress said the base camp of the world's highest peak Mount Everest was one of the most beautiful destinations of the globe.

KATHMANDU, April 10: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli bid farewell to a four-member team who are heading to the Everest Base Camp to measure the height of the world's highest peak.

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SOLUKHUMBU, March 22: The Khumbupasanglhyamu rural municipality of the district is coming under the road reach within this fiscal year.