Missing New Zealand climber identified after 42 years

 New Zealand police have identified the human remains found earlier this year on Mount Cook, as those of David Erik Moen, a climber who went missing 42 years ago.

May 21, 2015, 13:55 PM IST

Body of missing Mt Blanc climber found after 32 years

The body of a French climber who disappeared into a snowstorm in 1982 has been discovered on the slopes of Mont Blanc.

Jul 10, 2014, 16:37 PM IST

US boy becomes youngest to scale Argentina`s Mount Aconcagua

A nine-year-old US boy has become the youngest person to reach the summit of Argentina`s Mount Aconcagua, the tallest peak in the Americas, a leading newspaper said Friday.

Dec 28, 2013, 08:42 AM IST

Croatian climber`s body found 39 years after death

The Georgian government said Saturday that its mountain rescuers have found the body of Croatian climber Nenad Chulich, 39 years after he went missing in an avalanche on the Georgian Caucasus Mountain Ushba.

Sep 01, 2013, 11:49 AM IST

British mountaineer conquers Mt Everest for 11th time

British mountaineer Kenton Cool has conquered Mt Everest for a record-breaking 11th time. Everest is the second of three summits he is attempting to complete in one continuous climb over the course of 10 days.

May 19, 2013, 19:23 PM IST

Body of missing Japanese climber found in the Himalayas

The body of a Japanese climber, who was swept away by an avalanche along with two
other team members and a guide on the 8,163 metre high Dhaulagiri peak in eastern Himalayas, has been recovered.

Oct 16, 2010, 19:30 PM IST