efe-epaBy Sangam Prasain. Kathmandu

A group of 10 Nepali climbers made the first winter ascent of K2, the world's second-tallest mountain, pulling off one of the “last remaining great prizes” in mountaineering history.

The group reached on Jan.16 the 28,251-foot summit of K2, located in Pakistan’s Karakoram range. EFE-EPA