My mother inspired me to take sports seriously: Milind Soman
My mother inspired me to take sports seriously: Milind Soman

 Model-turned-marathon runner Milind Soman, who just completed one of the world's toughest triathlon "Ironman", credits his mother for inspiring him to take up sports seriously.

Radhika Apte off to Himalayas for trekking
Radhika Apte off to Himalayas for trekking

Actress Radhika Apte, who was seen in ‘Badlapur’ with Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Varun Dhawan, has taken time off from the shooting of her upcoming British film ‘Bombairiya’ to visit the Himalayas for trekking.

Nepal vows warning system after deadly Himalayan snowstorm

Nepal's prime minister has pledged to set up a weather warning system after a major Himalayan snowstorm killed 32 people at the height of the trekking season, 17 of them tourists.

Canadian trekkers, sherpa hid under rock in Nepal avalanche

  Survivors of a Himalayan blizzard that killed at least 29 people in Nepal said on Thursday they dived under a boulder to shelter from an avalanche that buried four Canadians in their group when it smashed into the trail.

Nepal snowstorm kills 3 Indians; toll rises to 30

At least 3 Indian trekkers were killed and 4 others rescued as the death toll in one of the worst snowstorms to hit Nepal's Himalayan mountain range reached 30 on Thursday.

Akshay Kumar's tryst with mountains in Cape Town
Akshay Kumar's tryst with mountains in Cape Town

Zee Media Bureau

Mumbai: Akshay Kumar is a tough man. He has an awesome physique and believes in keeping himself fit. At 46 something, this hunk of an actor displayed his fitness level by trekking in the mountains of Cape Town

Everest trek reveals how some people get type 2 diabetes

A research, which took place on Mount Everest, assessed the mechanisms by which low oxygen levels in the body - known as hypoxia - are linked to the development of insulin resistance.

Now, test to predict altitude sickness

Scientists have developed the first test to predict who will develop altitude sickness.

Heavy vehicles to trekking for Mizoram poll officials

From heavy vehicles to two wheelers, small boats and trekking on foot, all modes are being used to ferry over 4,000 polling officials over topographically diverse Mizoram, where Assembly elections will be held on November 25.

Trekking in the night, sleeping in caves spells weekend adventure

Could an acoustic band performance in a cave and spending a night in the great outdoors be your idea of adventure?

Trekking death: Maha told to clarify stand on regulating camps

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday directed Maharashtra government to state if it has a policy in place to keep a tab on trekking camps.

Siachen trekking expedition despite Pak protests

Ignoring Pakistan`s protests, the
Indian Army is organising a civilian mountaineering and
trekking expedition to the Siachen Glacier in September for
the fourth year in a row.

India plans civilian trek to Siachen

Notwithstanding Pakistan`s vociferous protests earlier, India will organise a civilian mountaineering and trekking expedition to the forbidding Siachen Glacier for the fourth year in a row in October-November this year.

Ladakh: 100 restricted peaks to be opened

Ladakh may soon become a trekkers`
paradise with the Defence Ministry giving its nod for throwing
open over 100 peaks in restricted areas for mountaineers.