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.
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.
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.
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.
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.