Five mountain climbers freeze to death in the Italian Alps.
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An avalanche kills six skiers in the Italian Alps.
2016-03-12 (Context: Italian Alps)
Five mountain climbers are missing and feared dead on Kanchenjunga.
2013-05-24 (Context: mountain climber)
Police clash with local residents who object to Italian government plans to build a European Union-funded rail link with France near their homes in the Italian Alps. The police intervention follows a peaceful candlelight nighttime prayer vigil featuring thousands of people.
2011-06-27 (Context: Italian Alps)
Scientists at the University of Toronto claim that mountain climbers George Mallory and Andrew Irvine could not have reached the top of Mount Everest in 1924 as they were caught in a perfect storm.
2010-08-16 (Context: mountain climber)
Apa, a Nepalese Sherpa mountain climber who already held the world record for summiting Mount Everest more than any other person, reaches the summit for the 20th time.
2010-05-22 (Context: mountain climber)