PM Modi meets first Everest Indian expedition team

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met the surviving members of the team that undertook India's first successful expedition to Mt Everest here on Wednesday.

Nepal earthquake aftermath: Mt Everest to remain shut this year too
Nepal earthquake aftermath: Mt Everest to remain shut this year too

The Nepal government has decided to cancel Mount Everest expeditions this year as well after routes above the Base Camp were destroyed by the deadly avalanches triggered by the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck the Himalayan country on April 25.

I feared that ground would open up and swallow us: Mountaineer on Nepal quake

Moments after the earthquake jolted Nepal, climbers of Mt Everest saw avalanches rushing down from three sides with no place to hide, recounts mountaineer Hemant Gupta.

Nepal quake: IAF rescues 16 mountaineers from Pune stranded on Mt Everest

The Indian Air Force on Tuesday rescued 16 Pune-based mountaineers, including an 11-year-old girl, who spent two days in a make-shift tent after being stuck on Mount Everest in Nepal.

Bachendri Pal urges govt for adequate facilities to jawans

The first woman conqueror of world's highest summit Mt Everest, Bachendri Pal on Monday urged the Centre to provide adequate facilities, including drinking water and good quality sunglasses, to jawans discharging their duty on the border.

Nepal earthquake triggers deadly avalanche at Mount Everest base camp

An avalanche triggered by a 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Nepal plowed through Mount Everest's base camp Saturday killing at least 18 people and injuring dozens more.

First Indian group to scale Mt Everest feted

The first Indian group to scale the world's highest peak Mt Everest was felicitated at an event to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the feat.

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Haryana Guv lauds twins sisters who scaled Mt Everest

Haryana Governor Prof Kaptan Singh Solanki on Monday lauded Nungshi Malik and Tashi Malik, the twin sisters who scaled Mount Everest last year.

Climbing Everest sends blood pressure soaring

A new Mount Everest expedition has helped researchers find the effect of altitude on blood pressure for the first time.

No Mt Everest expedition this spring

Expeditions to Mount Everest this spring in Nepal have come to a standstill as local Sherpa guides and foreign climbers began to descend from the base camp of the world`s highest peak, stakeholders said.

Everest trek reveals how some people get type 2 diabetes

A research, which took place on Mount Everest, assessed the mechanisms by which low oxygen levels in the body - known as hypoxia - are linked to the development of insulin resistance.

Everest climbers will be asked to bring down waste

In a bid to clean Mt. Everest of waste accumulated over decades of climbing, the Nepal government has introduced a new provision -- effective the coming spring season -- according to which every climber will have to bring down at least eight kg of garbage to base camp while returning from the expedition, an official here said Monday.

Nepal to impose strict measures against Everest climbers

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

SSB constable becomes fifth Arunachalee to scale Mt Everest

Anshu Jamsenpa, a mother of two, who scaled the mountain peak for the third time in May, became the fifth person from the state to achieve such a feat.

Bachendri Pal recieves Virangana Lakshmibai Rashtriya Samman

Bachendri Pal, the first Indian woman to scale Mt Everest, has been conferred with `Virangana Lakshmibai Rashtriya Samman` by the Madhya Pradesh government for her contribution in women`s upliftment in the country.

Woman from Bengal climbs Mt Everest

Woman mountaineer Chanda Gayen has successfully scaled the Mt Everest on 18 May becoming the third woman from West Bengal to achieve the feat.

Woman mountaineer from Bengal climbs Mt Everest

Woman mountaineer Chanda Gayen has successfully scaled the Mt Everest on Saturday, becoming the third woman from West Bengal to achieve the feat.

Nepalese women set to conquer highest peaks in 7 continents

Seven young Nepalese women, who have embarked on adventurous mission to conquer highest peaks in world`s 7 continents, will set feet on fourth peak, Mt Kilimanjaro (5,895 m) of South Africa.

NASA wrongly identifies Mt Everest in India

NASA has admitted that it has mistaken a peak in India to be the world’s highest mountain Mount Everest, which straddles Nepal and China.