Mizoram Everest conquerer to get Rs 5 lakh

Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla on Wednesday announced that the state government would give Rs five lakh to David Zohmangaiha who was among the climbers from the north east to scale the Mount Everest.

Six Indians conquer Mt Everest

Five Indians apart from amputee climber Arunima Sinha on Tuesday conquered Mount Everest.

First Indian amputee scales Mount Everest

Arunima Sinha, a former national level volleyball player, who had lost her right leg after thrown off a moving train by some hoodlums, created history on Tuesday by becoming the first Indian amputee to conquer Mount Everest.

Indian sisters first twins to climb Mount Everest

Two Indian girls have scripted history by becoming the first twins ever to climb Mount Everest together.

Longest-ever Everest ice core to study climate change

Scientists have obtained the longest ice core ever from the Mount Everest, measuring 142 metres, along with two other samples to aid in the study of climate change and provide new insight into global warming.

In a first, NCC expedition scales Mount Everest

The first-ever expedition of the NCC to Mount Everest created history when its two teams scaled the world`s highest peak May 19 and 20, an official said Monday.

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.

Nine N-E climbers scale Mt Everest

It was a `red letter day` for the Indian mountaineering fraternity as nine more climbers from North East India scaled the Mount Everest and raised the tricolor on Saturday.

First Saudi woman climbs Everest, makes history

After a lot of persuasion, Raha Moharrak`s Saudi family finally agreed to let her make an attempt to climb Mount Everest.

Mount Everest losing its cloak of ice and snow

Mount Everest is shedding its frozen cloak as its glaciers have shrunk at an alarming rate of 13% over the last 50 years due to global warming.

Truce reached among fighting climbers on Everest

A truce has been reached between three foreign climbers and Nepalese Sherpa guides who were involved in a fistfight on Mount Everest, officials said today.

Dead Sea Monument installed in Mount Everest region

A monument containing a stone from the Dead Sea in Israel has been placed in Nepal`s Mount Everest region in a tourism initiative linking the lowest and highest points on Earth.

SSB expedition all set to climb Mount Everest

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.

Nepal marks 80th anniversary of first Everest flight

Nepal on Wednesday marked the 80th anniversary of the first flight over the Mount Everest by two Scottish airmen.

US teen with Down syndrome scales Mount Everest

A 15-year-old US boy has possibly become one of the first person ever with Down syndrome to have climbed a staggering 17,600 feet to reach one of the two base camps on Mount Everest - the world`s tallest mountain.

Google Maps adds view from Mt Everest

Now people can easily climb the world`s most famous mountains, like Mt. Kilimanjaro in Africa and Mt. Everest and Aconcagua in South America with the help of Google Maps.

Nepal`s women climbers break highest glass ceiling

It`s the world`s highest glass ceiling. Of the 3,755 climbers who have scaled Mount Everest, more than half are Nepalese but only 21 of those locals are women.

Now, 2b pixel image of Everest that lets you zoom in as if you were on it

A climber and filmmaker has created a stunning mosaic of images to show the effect of climate change on the area surrounding Mount Everest.

Prez congratulates Army team for scaling Mt Everest

President Pratibha Patil congratulated the women mountaineering team of the Indian Army which summited the Mt Everest- the highest peak of the world.

Prince Harry to scale Everest for TV documentary

Prince Harry will star in a new documentary titled ‘Mountain Heroes’, a film about a team of wounded war heroes climbing Mount Everest.