'She flew over a ravine and made a big jump before hitting a tree'
Jhumpa Lahiri explores the writing process as she attempts to learn Italian
Pair both wearing helmets when accident happened
Heavy snow fell across many Swiss resorts earlier this week, with more predicted and temperatures remaining low
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
School's out, you need a family getaway ... why not pick a snowless mountain at a fraction of the winter cost, asks Mark McCrum
Mercedes driver wants to climb a number of mountains once he has retired with an aim of tackling the biggest of them all for charity
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 two were exploring a dangerous mountain trail
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