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  • Yarsagumba collector killed, another injured in Darchula avalanche

    A person died and another sustained critical injuries after they were buried in avalanche while collecting medicinal fungus Yarsagumba in Apihimal Rural Municipality-1 of Dharchula district on Thursda...

  • Austria avalanche kills 3; Ski patrollers killed in France

    Three German skiers have been killed in an avalanche in Austria and a fourth is still missing, police said Sunday as snowfall set in again in the northern Alps. In France, two ski patrollers were kil...

  • Avalanches, accidents bring Europe’s winter death toll to 21

    Heavy snow paralyzed much of Europe for yet another day, cutting off mountain villages, sparking avalanches like one that crashed into a Swiss hotel and killing at least four more people Friday....

  • Swiss Alps avalanche leaves 3 dead, 2 injured near glacier

    Swiss police say three skiers have been killed in an avalanche in the Alps and two others have been taken to a hospital with light injuries....

  • Buried alive: Video shows man’s rescue after avalanche

    Dramatic video taken by a snowboarder shows the aftermath of an avalanche in Northern California, with people furiously digging out a man buried alive under snow....

  • 10 missing Indian soldiers feared dead in avalanche

    The Indian army said today there was little chance of finding alive any of the 10 soldiers buried in an avalanche at Siachen Glacier in the remote Himalayas, as the rescue effort continued...

  • 10 troops missing in Siachen avalanche

    Rescuers searched today for 10 soldiers feared buried in an avalanche in India’s remote Himalayas near the de facto border with Pakistan, an army spokesman said...

  • At least 13 mountaineers killed in Everest avalanche

    At least 13 mountaineers were killed and many went missing when a massive avalanche triggered by the devastating earthquake that struck Nepal struck Mt Everest....

  • Police: Alaska oil firm head dies in avalanche

    ANCHORAGE: The president of ConocoPhillips Alaska was killed and another person was feared dead after the two were swept away while snowmobiling on Alaska’s Kenai...

  • 28 killed in avalanche

    KABUL: Avalanches roared down a mountain pass north of Afghanistan’s capital, killing at least 28 people and leaving hundreds more stranded in their vehicles on...

  • Afghan avalanches kill 157 people

    KABUL: The death toll from massive avalanches that blocked a mountain pass north of Kabul soared to 157, as hundreds more remained trapped in their...

  • Multiple avalanches kill 46 in Pak

    Agence France Presse Muzaffarabad, February 12: Forty-six people were killed in a series of avalanches in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir, police said today. Thirty-three people were killed...

  • India says mission to recover climbers’ bodies likely to take 10 days

    Indian authorities will likely take around ten days to recover the bodies of five missing climbers believed to have been killed in an avalanche high in the Himalayas, government and police officials s...

  • Frustration as tourists stay away from quake-hit Nepal

    Pokhara's cheery backpacker cafes, hotels and handicraft stores escaped the quake unscathed -- as did the popular Annapurna trekking trails that snake upwards from the resort. Yet tourist arrivals ...

  • The Humble Hero

    When nature takes its course, no one can challenge her wrath. All one can do is try to be safe and for some brave ones — help those in need. This story is that of a saviour and survivor!...

  • Everest summits smash records amid deadly bottlenecks

    A record 885 people climbed Everest in May this year, figures showed, capping a deadly traffic-clogged season that also saw 11 climbers die on the world’s highest mountain....