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Climbing Mount Everest

Maharashtra: 11 tribal students including four girls to climb Mount Everest

This is the second time tribal students from Maharashtra will embark on a mission to conquer the world`s highest peak in Nepal.

Apr 06, 2019, 14:17 PM IST

Scaling the heights of Mount Everest can lead to psychosis, say researchers

Researchers cited the example of mountaineer Jeremy Windsor who experienced something very strange while climbing Mount Everest in 2008.

Dec 20, 2017, 13:46 PM IST

11 Indian climbers commence their expedition to Mt Everest's peak!

The team was selected after over 150 Everest aspirants underwent a strenuous selection process for over 15 months.

Apr 09, 2017, 23:30 PM IST

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.

Aug 27, 2014, 17:51 PM IST

Guides, climbers prepare to leave Everest

Scores of Nepalese guides and foreign climbers on Mount Everest packed up Thursday, loading supplies onto yaks and booking helicopters, with the climbing season increasingly in doubt after an avalanche killed 16 people last week.

Apr 24, 2014, 22:00 PM IST

Climate change likely to make climbing Everest riskier, less predictable

Scientists have claimed that climbing Mount Everest is becoming less predictable and possibly more dangerous, as climate change brings warmer temperatures that may eat through the ice and snow on the highest peak in the world.

Apr 24, 2014, 19:04 PM IST