Last Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 16:24
Nepal on Tuesday launched a new system of providing identity cards to all summiteers of Mount Everest.
Last Updated: Monday, May 20, 2013, 12:39
Mexican David Liaño Gonzalez Sunday became the first climber to double summit on Mount Everest, the world`s tallest mountain, in the same season, the climb`s organizers said.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 24, 2013, 18:21
Seven young Nepalese women, who have embarked on adventurous mission to conquer highest peaks in world`s 7 continents, will set feet on fourth peak, Mt Kilimanjaro (5,895 m) of South Africa.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 19, 2012, 22:48
The eldest son of noted Nepalese mountaineer Ang Rita Sherpa died while attempting to scale Mount Everest.
Last Updated: Friday, March 02, 2012, 21:21
Before Apa became a legendary Sherpa mountaineer, he was a humble Himalayan potato farmer who worked his fields in the Everest foothills until, without warning, raging floodwaters swallowed his farm.
Last Updated: Monday, June 20, 2011, 18:20
The Sherpa has been designed "to aid the security forces in counter-insurgency".
Last Updated: Sunday, October 24, 2010, 23:57
A veteran Nepalese guide who has climbed the Mt Everest 19 times is missing along with two others, after an avalanche hit their expedition in the Himalayas.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 30, 2010, 13:18
Three Japanese climbers and a Sherpa guide were swept away by an avalanche at a mountain peak in Nepal and a helicopter has been sent to rescue them, a
Tourism Ministry official said.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 30, 2010, 23:15
Apa Sherpa, who recently set a
world record by climbing Mt. Everest 20 times has been named
the SAARC ambassador for climate change.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 22, 2010, 12:31
Nepali climber Apa Sherpa has made it to the top of the world’s highest peak, Mount Everest, for the 20th time.
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