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Jul 08, 2019
Pushing the boundaries: David Göttler on attempting to scale Mt Everest without supplementary oxygenAt a time when commercial climbing on Mt Everest (8,850m) is setting new highs — and lows — David Göttler, 40, and his climbs over the years present a striking contrast.
Jun 25, 2019
Atop Mt Everest or not? Climbers challenge Haryana trio's claim of scaling world's highest peakMt Everest, the highest peak in the world, has attracted thousands of mountaineers and adventure seekers for decades. On 26 May, three climbers from Haryana — Vikas Rana, Shobha Banwala and Ankush Kasana, claimed to have summited its peak. But the climbers' community have their doubts based on evidence, or the glaring lack of it.
Jun 20, 2019
Preparations in full swing ahead of International Yoga Day; Modi to lead celebrations from RanchiThe 5th International Yoga Day is set to be observed across the world on 21 June. In view of the occasion, preparations were underway on Thursday, with events also being held across India and the world ahead of the official day of celebrations. Reuters
Jun 16, 2019
How Priyanka Mohite made history as the first Indian woman to scale 8,000-metre-high Mt MakaluPriyanka Mohite, a 26-year-old mountaineer from Maharashtra's Satara, became the first woman in India to scale Mt Makalu, the fifth highest mountain in the world at 8,485 metres. Mohite achieved the feat on 15 May this year.
May 28, 2019
Global warming affects Mt Everest, exposes 10 tonnes of garbage and human remainsMany people who climb the mountain pay very little attention to the ugly footprint they leave behind.
Oct 04, 2017
Nepal to re-measure Mt Everest amid reports of change in height after 2015 earthquakeFor the first time, Nepal will re-measure the height of the Mt Everest on its own, amid reports that the height of the world's highest peak has changed after the deadly 2015 earthquake in the Himalayan nation.
May 21, 2017
Indian woman Anshu Jamsenpa tops Everest twice in week, breaks world recordIndian climber, Anshu Jamsenpa on Sunday reached the summit of Mount Everest for the second time in less than a week, her expedition team said, setting a women's record for a double ascent of the world's highest mountain in a single season.
Apr 16, 2017
Cathy O'Dowd, the first South African to summit Mt Everest, on her epic journeyWhen Cathy O'Dowd answered a newspaper ad in November 1995, little did she know that six months later, she would be standing atop Mt Everest — in the midst of one of its worst disasters
Jun 15, 2015
Mount Everest moved 3 cm but height not affected by Nepal quakesMt Everest moved three cms during the recent devastating earthquakes in Nepal but contrary to earlier reports the height of world's tallest mountain has not been affected, Chinese official monitoring agency said on Monday.
May 20, 2015
Farhan Akhtar plans biopic on first female amputee to climb Mt EverestDirector-actor Farhan Akhtar has offered to give the struggle of Arunima Sinha, the first female amputee to climb Mount Everest, a big screen treatment.