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Cricket Nepal to honour Phillip Hughes by taking late batsman's bat on top of Mount Everest  Apr 12, 12:11 pm
Johannesburg, Apr 12 (ANI): In an attempt to pay homage to Phillip Hughes, the Cricket Association of Nepal has said that a cricket bat and a shirt used by the late Australia batsman will be taken to the top of Mount Everest.
Michael Sheen to play mountaineer George Mallory in biopic   Apr 9, 12:25 pm
Washington, Apr 9 (ANI): Welsh actor Michael Sheen has been roped in to play the role of mountaineer George Mallory in his biopic, it has been revealed.
Google now takes armchair travelers on virtual tour to Mount Everest  Mar 13, 10:37 am
Wellington, March 13 (ANI): Google has announced that it is teaming with Ava Sherpa, a Nepalese mountaineer who reached the summit of the Mount Everest 21 times and Story Cycle, a nonprofit to take armchair travelers on a virtual tour to the top of the mountain through Google Maps.
Nepal says human poo on Everest threatens to spread diseases on world's highest peak  Mar 4, 11:36 am
Sydney, March 04 (ANI): The chief of Nepal's mountaineering association has said that human waste left by climbers on Mount Everest is creating a lot of environmental pollution and threatening to spread diseases on the world's highest peak.
Agassi believes Djokovic can win French Open only if he can surmount 'Everest' Nadal   Feb 28, 1:13 pm
Wellington, Feb 28 (ANI): American tennis legend Andre Agassi believes that in-form Novak Djokovic can win the French Open this year, but has warned that if Rafael Nadal, who has been the Mount Everest of Roland Garros, fires again then its going to be difficult.
Climbers in limbo as they await Nepal govt's decision on Everest permits  Feb 25, 10:29 am
London, Feb 25 (ANI): Hundreds of climbers have said that they are in limbo as they wait for the Nepalese government's decision on whether they will be allowed to scale the Mount Everest again in 2015.
Climbing route to Mount Everest to be changed due to increased avalanche risk   Feb 18, 3:23 pm
London, Feb 18 (ANI): The climbing route to Mount Everest used by mountaineers will be changed due to fears of an increased avalanche risk.
Hughes' bat to be placed at Mount Everest in honour of late batsman  Dec 27, 11:00 am
Johannesburg, Dec 27 (ANI): It has been reportedly revealed that a bat, which once belonged to late Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes, would be placed on Mount Everest in a tribute to the batsman.
PM Modi launches book by Arunima Sinha, first female amputee to climb Mt.Everest  Dec 12, 5:39 pm
New Delhi, Dec.12 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, today launched "Born Again on the Mountain", a book by Arunima Sinha, the first female amputee and first Indian amputee to climb Mount Everest.
Man sets world record by playing video game on Mount Everest  Nov 27, 12:40 pm
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): An American man has taken gaming to new heights and set a new world record after playing a video game on Mount Everest.
Five-year-old Indian becomes youngest to reach Mt. Everest base camp  Oct 20, 5:20 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 20 (ANI): Five-year-old Harshit Saumitra on Friday became the youngest person to reach the base camp of Mount Everest, covering the 62-kilometre-long-trek in ten days.
Climbing Everest sends blood pressure soaring   Aug 27, 1:01 pm
Washington, Aug 27 (ANI): A new Mount Everest expedition has helped researchers find the effect of altitude on blood pressure for the first time.
World's highest railway track stretches closer to Mt. Everest  Aug 6, 4:06 pm
Washington, Aug 6 (ANI): The world's highest railway track now reaches even closer to Mount Everest, as China stretches the track connecting Tibetan cities of Lhasa and Shigatse.
Meeting Narendra Modi is like a dream come true, say young mountaineers  Jun 7, 10:38 am
New Delhi, June 7 (ANI): Malavath Poorna 13, and Anand Kumar 17, the two young mountaineers who made the country proud by scaling world's highest summit, Mount Everest said that meeting Prime Minister Narendra was like a dream come true.
Mt.Everest climbers Poorna and Anand felicitated by PM   Jun 6, 8:08 pm
New Delhi, June 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday felicitated young Mount Everest climbers Anand Kumar (16) and Malavath Poorna (13), both of whom hail from Andhra Pradesh.
Chinese woman uses chopper to climb Mt Everest   May 25, 11:14 am
Melbourne, May 25 (ANI): A Chinese woman's climb to Mount Everest has been marred with controversy, as she took a helicopter part of the way.
Climate change likely to make climbing Everest riskier, less predictable  Apr 24, 1:51 pm
Washington, Apr 24 (ANI): 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.
Discovery Channel turning cancelled Everest leap into documentary  Apr 23, 1:04 pm
Washington, Apr 23 (ANI): After canceling its Everest Jump Live, Discovery Channel will turn the footage it has gathered thus far into a documentary exploring the dangers of Mount Everest following a deadly avalanche that claimed 13 lives.
Discovery Channel cancels 'Everest Jump Live' in wake of deadly avalanche  Apr 21, 12:25 pm
New York, Apr. 21 (ANI): In wake of a disastrous avalanche that killed 13 people at Mount Everest, the Discovery Channel has reportedly announced that it is cancelling its "Everest Jump Live" special.
Everest trek reveals how some people get type 2 diabetes  Apr 15, 9:25 am
Washington, April 15 (ANI): 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.
Discovery channel to air man jump from top of Mount Everest live next month  Apr 12, 3:24 pm
Washington, Apr 12 (ANI): Discovery channel will air a guy jump from the top of Mount Everest live next month.
Nepal plans to ease congestion on Mount Everest  Mar 24, 3:29 pm
Sydney, Mar. 24 (ANI): Nepal's Tourism Ministry has reportedly decided to ease traffic near the 8,850-metre summit of Mount Everest, which gets choked with scores of climbers during May.
Nepal orders Everest climbers to 'collect 8kg litter' before returning to base camp  Mar 4, 10:37 am
London, March 4 (ANI): Nepal government has ordered mountaineers climbing Mount Everest to bring back at least 8kg each of litter on their way back.
Bumblebee could fly over Mount Everest, say scientists  Feb 5, 10:57 am
London, Dec. 5 (ANI): Researchers have found that a species of Chinese bumblebee, Bombus impetuosus, can fly even when the air pressure falls to a level equivalent to an altitude of 9,000 metres - enough to fly over the 8,848-metre-high peak of Mount Everest.
Ladakhi mongrel becomes first dog to scale Mount Everest  Nov 13, 12:51 pm
London, November 13 (ANI): An eight-month-old mongrel puppy has become the world's first canine to climb the Mount Everest.