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Bolivia launches world`s highest cable railway

Last Updated: Saturday, May 31, 2014, 03:55

Bolivian President Evo Morales inaugurated Friday the first segment of the world`s highest cable railway line, carrying passengers from city to city at up to 4,000 meters (13,000 feet) above sea level.

Nepal mulling ban on foreigners climbing alone on Everest

Last Updated: Monday, April 28, 2014, 12:50

Nepal is considering banning foreign climbers from scaling Mount Everest alone in a bid to reduce accidents on the world`s highest peak, an industry official said today.

Nepal to impose strict measures against Everest climbers

Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 21:58

After several breaches of rules and guidelines while climbing Mt Everest, Nepal has decided to adopt strict measures for aspirants from this spring.

SSB expedition all set to climb Mount Everest

Last Updated: Sunday, April 07, 2013, 22:25

A mountaineering expedition by a team of Sashastra Seema Bal personnel will attempt to scale Mount Everest, coinciding with the diamond jubilee of the first ascent of the world`s highest peak.

Climbers scale Afghanistan`s highest peak

Last Updated: Sunday, August 14, 2011, 14:04

Some areas of Afghanistan are ready for a revival in international tourism.

Armywomen scale Siachen`s highest peak on I-Day

Last Updated: Monday, August 17, 2009, 10:34

An all women mountaineering expedition of the Indian Army scaled Indracol, the highest point on the Siachen glacier, on the occasion of 63rd Independence Day on Saturday.