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.

Arunachal Guv lauds team for conquering Everest

Pradesh Governor Gen (Ret) JJ Singh has congratulated the team of eight Army officers for conquering the world`s highest peak Mt Everest under the leadership of Col Ajay Kothiyal.

ITBP scales Everest, begins world record ski down

A six-member team of the paramilitary ITBP on Saturday scaled the world`s tallest peak Mount Everest.

Nepalese trekker dies trying to climb Mt Everest

The eldest son of noted Nepalese mountaineer Ang Rita Sherpa died while attempting to scale Mount Everest.

ITBP sets off to set unique record at Mt Everest

A 23-member team of ITBP was today
flagged off here on a mountaineering and ski expedition to
Mount Everest from the Chinese side, considered tougher than
the more-frequently taken route through Nepal.

Bachendri`s brother to scale Mt Everest

Celebrity Indian mountaineer Bachendri Pal`s younger brother, Rajendra Singh, along with 2 tribals from Jharkhand, are all set to scaleMt Everest.

Civilian team from Pune leaves for Mt Everest expedition

In a first of sorts, a 20-member all civilian team of mountaineers has left the city to scale Mount Everest, the world`s highest summit, embarking on an ambitious 70-day expedition.

Webcam on Everest brings stunning internet images

The scientists have installed the webcam at Kalapatthar, near the base camp of Mt. Everest.

Climate change may turn Mt Everest climb ice-free

Growing evidence from climbers and local people suggests that climate change is making a strong impact.