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Bodies of climbers emerge from Himalayan glacier after 16 years

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HIMALAYAS. The bodies of top mountaineer Alex Lowe and his cameraman have been found in a Himalayan glacier. File photo

Two climbers last week came across the men’s remains ‘still encased in blue ice but beginning to emerge from the glacier’

KATHMANDU, Nepal (May 3, 2016) — The bodies of top mountaineer Alex Lowe and his cameraman have been found in a Himalayan glacier, 16 years after they were buried by an avalanche on one of the world’s highest mountains. Continue reading Bodies of climbers emerge from Himalayan glacier after 16 years

Landslide in northeast India kills 16

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Heavy rains trigger the disaster in the Himalayan state of Arunachal Pradesh

NEW DELHI, India (Apr. 23, 2016) — A huge landslide hit a camp for construction workers in a remote part of northeast India on Friday, April 22, killing at least 16, police said.

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