Three Kiwis were among a group of six evacuated from Mt Everest after falling ill.
An American climber died on the descent from the summit of Mount Everest taking the number of dead or missing mountaineers on the world's highest mountain to nine on the Nepali side during the current climbing season.
A British climber too weak to descend from Mount Everest died on Saturday, officials said, the eighth climber to die on the world’s tallest mountain and the 18th in Nepal's Himalayas during the current climbing season.
Three Indian climbers and one Nepali guide died on Mount Everest in the past couple of days, taking to seven the total number killed or missing on the world's highest mountain in this year's climbing season.
Elephants were pressed into service to rescue hundreds of foreign tourists trapped in a Nepal jungle safari park, officials said, as the death toll from flash floods and landslides after four days of heavy rains rose to 70.