Small avalanches hamper final search for Nepal storm survivors

Small avalanches hampered the search for Nepali porters and guides missing for six days after a devastating Himalayan storm, officials said on Monday, as rescue crews began to scale back the hunt for survivors of a disaster that killed 40 people.

Oct 20, 2014, 12:54 PM IST

Two French trekkers go missing in Himachal

Two French trekkers, both in their early 20s, have gone missing in Triund area, a popular trekking route near Dharamsala, police said.

Aug 25, 2013, 13:48 PM IST

Hundreds of stranded Everest trekkers rescued

Foreign trekkers stranded in the Mount Everest area for the past week are departing on flights now.

Nov 07, 2011, 11:10 AM IST

Govt forms team to locate missing trekkers

Uttarakhand government has formed a team to try to locate bodies of the eight trekkers, who went missing following turbulent weather in upper Himalayan reaches 10 months ago, official sources said on Wednesday.

Jul 13, 2011, 20:21 PM IST

Bodies of missing trekkers spotted in Himalayas

Bodies of eight members of a West Bengal trekking team, which had gone missing from Gangotri-Kalindikhal trek following turbulent weather in upper Himalayan reaches ten months ago, have been spotted, a senior official said.

Jul 12, 2011, 15:24 PM IST