The side of the mountain fell 1,000 feet down into the valley
Sleepy Sölden in the South Tyrol has a starring role in 'Spectre'. Nick Boulos takes to its slopes and finds a mountain lair fit for a Bond villain
The prosecution said 'human error' played a part in the 14-year-old's death
State official says the victims included at least two nationalities
As a new London exhibition will reveal, the famed French photographer's shots of his bohemian socialite wife lay bare the underlying truths of their tumultuous relationship
Froome became the second winner from Team Sky in as many years
Leader battles against complacency with Paris in sight as Quintana closes on podium finish
The three members of the British al-Hilli family were shot dead while sat in their car parked in a remote Alpine beauty spot on 5 September
It's too early to say for sure, but the current ski season, now halfway through, is looking as if it will be the one that sees a return to growth in skier numbers after four seasons of decline. Specialist travel agency Ski Solutions (020-7471 7749; skisolutions.com) is among those reporting record-breaking January sales, with bookings up 23 per cent.
A drought in a resort famous for its epic snowfall. A mountain with the best steep terrain anywhere... in a heatwave. Crud, slush, mud: the life of the off-piste skier with a day job can be as frustrating as it is ruinous.
She did not choose bob skeleton, it was chosen for her, yet the brave Brit has medal chances at this week's World Championships
Sprinter-turned-bobsleigh brakeman Craig Pickering declared himself happy with his 19th place in his inaugural world championships.
Patrick Thorne heads for a notoriously glitzy Swiss resort – and falls in love with the place
The Andean eco-region of the Eduardo Avaroa Andean Fauna National Reserve starts at 4,200m above sea level and covers more than 700,000 hectares in the far south-west of Bolivia.
The Alps aren't just a winter playground – summer visitors have the chance to revel in their delicate beauty
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