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.

Adventure enthusiasts from Jharkhand conquers Mt Everest

Under the expert guidance of legendary mountaineer Bachendri Pal, three youth from Jharkhand on Thursday scaled the world`s tallest mountain peak Mount Everest.

Army team successfully summits Mount Everest

An Indian Army mountaineering team, including four lady officers, on Friday successfully summited the Mount Everest.

Spaniard dies after reaching Everest`s summit

The family of the Barcelona-born climber decided to let Juan Jose Polo Carbayo`s body remain on the mountain.

Nishat 1st Bangladeshi woman to climb Everest

A 31-year old government official earned the repute of being the first Bangladeshi woman to climb atop the world`s highest peak, the Mount Everest.

Two teams from Pune scale Everest

A dozen mountaineers from Maharashtra reached the summit of Mount Everest, the world`s highest mountain at 8,848-metres.

73-year-old Japanese becomes oldest woman to scale Everest

A 73-year-old Japanese has made history by becoming the oldest woman to scale the world`s highest mountain, Mount Everest, topping a record.

US scientists head to Mount Everest for research

A team of American scientists and researchers flew to the Mount Everest region to study the effects of high altitude on humans.

Jharkhand youths begin Mount Everest expedition

Three young adventure enthusiasts from Jharkhand have reached Island Peak in their quest to conquer Mount Everest under the expert guidance of legendary mountaineer Bachendri Pal.