“My big goals were simply to change perceptions on disability and to inspire other people to climb their own mountains,” said Hari Budha Magar.
Scientists confirmed the presence of the "rare and remarkable" Pallas's cat on the world's highest mountain.
Kami Rita said, “The gods were telling me not to go and because I really believe in God, I decided to return,” he said.
Officials have denied any active cases this season among climbers and support staff. But an expert guide says 100 people, if not more, have gotten the virus.
The 51-year-old first scaled Everest in 1994 and has been making the trip nearly every year since then.
A guide fears there could be more coronavirus cases on the mountain as the climber had lived with several others for weeks.
China and Nepal jointly announced a new official height for Mount Everest, ending a discrepancy between the two nations.
The "Last Week Tonight" host has a plan to prevent deaths on Everest and still give people bragging rights.
This year has become the mountain’s deadliest climbing season since 2015.
The possible reversal follows concerns over a record number of climbing permits issued, including to those lacking experience.