hiking

Walk in nature and shake off the summer heat!

Walk in nature and shake off the summer heat!

Just "walk it off", is what most people say to cool others down. The coming months will surely hit you with soaring temperatures. How about challenging yourself by hiking or simply traversing a plantation? To beat the heat, merge with nature by walking through a rainforest or in a stream and then wink back at the sun.

May 01, 2017, 12:54 PM IST
Go natural! Engage with nature to improve your well-being, says study

Go natural! Engage with nature to improve your well-being, says study

Researchers found that 11 of the 13 had a positive correlation to overall life satisfaction.

Apr 24, 2017, 23:45 PM IST
Recreational activities in protected areas harming wildlife, says study

Recreational activities in protected areas harming wildlife, says study

Protected areas include national parks, wilderness areas, community conserved areas, nature reserves and privately-owned reserves.

Dec 19, 2016, 10:22 AM IST

It's break time! Travel for a happier, healthier you

Travelling, as considered by most people, is a welcome break needed from the realities and stressful scenarios of the phenomenon called life.

Sep 07, 2015, 13:38 PM IST
There's uproar in India's 'Valley of Gods' – find out why

There's uproar in India's 'Valley of Gods' – find out why

Its ski slopes are considered among the best in India while its stunning views are a magnet for hikers, horse riders and paragliders in the summer.

Aug 21, 2015, 10:46 AM IST
Kanye West almost killed while hiking

Kanye West almost killed while hiking

Celeb trainer Harley Pasternak has revealed he had a scary experience while hiking with his "close friend" Kanye West a few years ago.

May 27, 2015, 15:15 PM IST

Fed officials worried about hiking rates too soon

Federal Reserve policymakers expressed concern last month that raising interest rates too soon could pour cold water on the U.S. economic recovery, and fretted over the impact of dropping "patient" from the central bank`s interest rate guidance.

Feb 19, 2015, 01:03 AM IST

Korean woman plunges to her death in Swiss Alps: Police

 A 61-year-old Korean woman fell to her death while hiking in the Swiss Alps this week, local police said Thursday.

Sep 11, 2014, 16:47 PM IST
Georgia's Caucasian charm entices hikers

Georgia's Caucasian charm entices hikers

A history spanning centuries and civilisations, churches perched atop green mountains and inexpensive food and wine are just a few of the draws of the small Caucasian country of Georgia.

Sep 11, 2014, 15:37 PM IST

Israel identifies body as missing American student

Israeli police say a recently found body has been identified after a forensic investigation as that of a US religious student who disappeared while hiking in Jerusalem last week.

Aug 29, 2014, 15:10 PM IST

Kristen Bell stays fit by `hiking`

Kristen Bell swears by hiking when it comes to outdoor workout .

Jun 22, 2014, 16:26 PM IST

BJP disappointed over `marginal` hike in MSP for wheat

The BJP expressed disappointment over "marginal" increase in minimum support price for wheat by the government.

Oct 18, 2013, 13:10 PM IST

Steep power tariff hike in UP; domestic, rural consumers worst hit

Chairman of the UP State Power Consumer Council Avdhesh Kumar Verma came down heavily on the hike, saying it should be opposed tooth and nail.

Jun 01, 2013, 10:11 AM IST

CPI-M protests fuel price hike

CPI-M in Kerala asked people to put up a joint fight against petrol and diesel price hike.

Feb 16, 2013, 17:21 PM IST

Christina Aguilera loves hiking

Singer Christina Aguilera reveals that she loves to go hiking with her boyfriend Matthew Rutler.

Nov 21, 2012, 16:34 PM IST

Get fit with friends or family

Get fit with friends or family: Being active is much more fun with friends or family. Encourage others to join you and plan one special physical activity event, like a bike ride or hiking, with a group each week.

Apr 04, 2012, 19:31 PM IST

Hiking inspires Hilary Swank

Hilary Swank gets inspired whenever she goes hiking with her dogs.

Dec 06, 2010, 14:36 PM IST