Bachendri Pal

I feared that ground would open up and swallow us: Mountaineer on Nepal quake

Moments after the earthquake jolted Nepal, climbers of Mt Everest saw avalanches rushing down from three sides with no place to hide, recounts mountaineer Hemant Gupta.

May 04, 2015, 19:41 PM IST

Bachendri Pal urges govt for adequate facilities to jawans

The first woman conqueror of world's highest summit Mt Everest, Bachendri Pal on Monday urged the Centre to provide adequate facilities, including drinking water and good quality sunglasses, to jawans discharging their duty on the border.

Apr 27, 2015, 19:44 PM IST
Hansal Mehta confirms biopic with Kangana Ranaut

Hansal Mehta confirms biopic with Kangana Ranaut

National Award-winning director Hansal Mehta has confirmed that he has roped in actress Kangana Ranaut for a biopic - but it's not about legendary mountaineer Bachendri Pal.

Jan 07, 2015, 13:50 PM IST

East Bengal felicitates Bachendri Pal, former players

Overwhelmed at receiving East Bengal`s highest honour, Bharat Gaurav, first Indian woman mountaineeer to scale Mount Everest, Bachendri Pal on Friday said the red-and-gold club`s rich history runs deeper than the highest peak in the world.

Aug 01, 2014, 20:50 PM IST

Bachendri Pal to lead all women expedition to Annapurna range

Renowned Indian mountaineer Bachendri Pal will lead a 10-member all women team to an expedition to Annapurna range in Nepal beginning October 14.

Oct 12, 2013, 18:25 PM IST

Bachendri Pal recieves Virangana Lakshmibai Rashtriya Samman

Bachendri Pal, the first Indian woman to scale Mt Everest, has been conferred with `Virangana Lakshmibai Rashtriya Samman` by the Madhya Pradesh government for her contribution in women`s upliftment in the country.

Jun 21, 2013, 20:25 PM IST

Jharkhand climbers scale Mt. Everest

Three climbers from Jharkhand, mentored by the legendary Bachendri Pal, have become the latest to scale the Mt. Everest peak.

Jun 08, 2012, 17:47 PM IST

Adventure enthusiasts from Jharkhand conquers Mt Everest

Under the expert guidance of legendary mountaineer Bachendri Pal, three youth from Jharkhand on Thursday scaled the world`s tallest mountain peak Mount Everest.

May 26, 2012, 19:05 PM IST

Bachendri`s brother to scale Mt Everest

Celebrity Indian mountaineer Bachendri Pal`s younger brother, Rajendra Singh, along with 2 tribals from Jharkhand, are all set to scaleMt Everest.

Mar 21, 2012, 17:31 PM IST

Bachendri Pal sits on dharna in support of Anna

Bachendri Pal came out in support of the Anna Hazare-led anti-corruption movement and sat on dharna at Sakchi roundabout on Thursday.

Aug 25, 2011, 14:52 PM IST