Himalayas

China deploys microwave weapon to blast Indian troops
Indian army convoy carrying reinforcements and supplies drives towards a highway bordering China
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China deploys microwave weapon to blast Indian troops

The radiation technology left soldiers vomiting and incapacitated without breaking no-live-shots rule
17 Nov 2020
Tom Ballard: British climber missing on Pakistan peak
Tom Ballard
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Tom Ballard: British climber missing on Pakistan peak

Derbyshire-born mountaineer and his Italian climbing partner have not been heard from in more than 48 hours
27 Feb 2019
YETIS OUT: But polar bears found in India
The fossilised remains of a polar bear have been found in the Indian Himalayas
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YETIS OUT: But polar bears found in India

Tests on samples of hair from all over the world rule out existence of 'anomalous primates'
2 Jul 2014
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