Deserted ski lifts and ruined hotels are some of the relics of a tourist industry that first seduced and then abandoned the Alps, along with cement, steel cables, paved car parks and deforested slopes.
A quarter of the world’s population are at risk of water supply problems as mountain glaciers, snow-packs and alpine lakes are run down by global heating and rising demand, according to an international
A backcountry skier became the first death of the avalanche season in Colorado on Sunday, when she was buried by a "very wide" slide, according to officials. The Larimer County Sheriff's Office said in
LAUSANNE/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia was banned from the world’s top sporting events for four years on Monday, including the next summer and winter Olympics and the 2022 soccer World Cup, for tampering doping
Russia has been banned for four years from taking part in major sporting competitions after investigations uncovered further evidence of tampering with doping data. Under the ban from the World Anti-Doping