Trekking

Camping for girls - Here’s something specifically for you

Camping for girls - Here’s something specifically for you

Where women today are effortlessly running businesses, managing households, dominating politics, it is no revelation that they seek and love adventure as much as men do.

Feb 17, 2017, 08:11 AM IST
Uttarakhand turns to trekking to boost tourist footfalls

Uttarakhand turns to trekking to boost tourist footfalls

Go trekking is the new credo for Uttarakhand Tourism, as it aims to garner more footfalls to the hill state.

Apr 30, 2016, 11:43 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
Nepal opens trekking on Mt Everest in September; 4 sections damaged

Nepal opens trekking on Mt Everest in September; 4 sections damaged

Mount Everest will be open to trekkers from September, the Nepal government announced on Friday, though a report it commissioned found that four sections of the route to the world's highest summit were damaged by the devastating temblor in April.

Aug 07, 2015, 19:25 PM IST
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.

Jul 28, 2015, 19:47 PM IST
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.

Jun 12, 2015, 16:05 PM IST

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.

Oct 18, 2014, 01:25 AM IST

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.

Oct 16, 2014, 19:24 PM IST

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.

Oct 16, 2014, 12:33 PM IST
Akshay Kumar's tryst with mountains in Cape Town

Akshay Kumar's tryst with mountains in Cape Town

Zee Media Bureau

Sep 01, 2014, 10:06 AM IST

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.

Apr 15, 2014, 10:10 AM IST

Now, test to predict altitude sickness

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

Dec 25, 2013, 19:41 PM IST

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.

Nov 21, 2013, 12:31 PM IST

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?

Sep 04, 2013, 10:51 AM IST

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.

Dec 12, 2012, 21:30 PM IST

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.

Jul 25, 2011, 19:16 PM IST

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.

May 14, 2010, 09:40 AM IST

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.

Jan 04, 2010, 13:45 PM IST