Rob Ferguson, 51, is the first to climb the highest mountain in the world, from the comfort of his own home.
The Nepalese government is considering imposing tough new measures against mountaineers spoiling the peak.
Robin Haynes Fisher wrote on Instagram last week that he had delayed his trek to the Himalayan summit in hopes of smaller crowds.
It came during a season that has been plagued by bad weather and overcrowding on the peak.
Austrian climber David Lama has completed the first solo climb of Lunang Ri in Nepal.
Austrian alpinist David Lama has safely returned from the first ever ascent of Lunag Ri (6907M) peak in the Himalaya in an epic solo effort
Locally made robots took over waiting duties in a Kathmandu restaurant.
Japan's Ibasei has installed six small turbines in Nepal, and transferred the technology, bringing light to the darkness of schoolchildrens' classrooms and their homes.
A group of five South Korean climbers and four Nepali climbers and porters has been reported missing after a storm hit a camp on a Himalayan peak in west Nepal, officials said on Saturday.
Thousands of people gathered on Sunday at the medieval city of Bhaktapur for the annual Sindoor Jatra, a festival that marks the beginning of the Nepali New Year and celebrates the arrival of Spring.
A Bangladeshi aircraft carrying 67 passengers and four crew crashed on landing at Nepal's Kathmandu airport on Monday, March 12
Millions of voters in Nepal are going to the polls in the first democratic elections since the civil war ended and the monarchy was abolished.
Little Trishna Shakya will live in Kathmandu's temple palace until puberty hits and it's time to retire.
Did an earthquake alter its height?
While all eyes have been on the havoc wreaked by Hurricane Harvey, more than 1,000 people have been killed as a result of devastating floods across Asia
With the media focus on the chaos wrought by Hurricane Harvey in the US, floods have killed many more people in Africa and Asia this year, as climate change worsens extreme weather worldwide.
Heavy monsoon rains have triggered deadly landslides and floods
Travellers waded through deep water at Janakpur Airport in Nepal on Sunday (August 13) after landslides and flooding triggered by heavy rain killed