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Nine climbers killed in Nepal

At least nine climbers including a German and a local guide have been killed in Nepal after they were buried by an avalanche on one of the world's most deadly mountains, officials said Sunday.

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At least six dead in French Alps avalanche: police

At least six people were killed and eight injured Thursday in an avalanche in the French Alps, mountain police said, with emergency services dispatched to the scene.

Local authorities said the avalan

Avalanche buries about 100 Pak soldiers near Siachen

At least 100 Pakistani soldiers were buried in a remote area in the north when an avalanche hit their camp, the military said on Saturday.

Gurez avalanche: Death toll rises to three

The death toll in an avalanche in north Kashmir has risen to three, an official said on Wednesday.

"Three bodies have been recovered from under the avalanche debris in Badwan village of Gurez tehsil.

UN says 145 'presumed dead' in Afghanistan avalanche


At least 145 people are missing and "presumed dead" after an avalanche hit a remote village in Afghanistan's northeastern Badakhshan province last week, the United Nations said on Saturday.

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Avalanche buries village in northeast Afghanistan

Afghan authorities say an avalanche has destroyed a village in northeastern Afghanistan, with scores feared dead.

Deputy governor of Badakhshan province Shams Ul Rahman said on Tuesday that 37 peopl

Operation to rescue 10 civilians trapped in Kashmir avalanche


Authorities in Jammu and Kashmir Sunday morning began an operation to rescue 10 civilians believed to be trapped in an avalanche in the north Kashmir Sonamarg hill station.

Aamir Ali, officer on spec

Nine civilians trapped in avalanche-hit areas rescued


Nine civilians trapped in avalanche-hit Sonamarg area of Kashmir for three days were on Friday rescued by local authorities assisted by Army even as hopes of finding alive three armymen missing in

Nine army troopers killed in Kashmir avalanche

Nine army troopers were killed in two avalanche tragedies in north Kashmir's Bandipora and Ganderbal districts.

"A massive avalanche struck the brigade headquarters of the army in Dawar village of Gu

At least three dead in US avalanche: officials


At least three people were killed and several others are missing in an avalanche near a ski station in the northwestern US state of Washington, authorities said on Sunday.

US media reported that at l

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