Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday met Tashi Malik and Nungshi Malik, two 23-year-old twin Indian sisters who have scaled summits of six of the highest mountains across six continents.
The IOC and luge federation will hold a ceremony in the mountains above Vancouver on Wednesday to remember Georgian athlete Nodar Kumaritashvili, who suffered a fatal crash in training hours ahead of the 2010 Games opening ceremony.
A bus plunged off a mountain road in
Afghanistan`s Hindu Kush mountains on Wednesday, catching fire and
leaving as many as 35 people dead, though authorities were
still pulling burned bodies from the wreckage.