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Mamata Banerjee remembers Tenzing Norgay on his birthday May 29, 11:08 am
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister on Friday remembered Tenzing Norgay, one of the first two persons to set foot on the summit of Mount Everest, on his birthday.
London, May 05 (ANI): Officials in Nepal have warned that scaling the Mount Everest this season was "almost impossible" because the routes had been damaged by the avalanches triggered by the massive earthquake that struck the Himalayan nation last month.
Kathmandu (Nepal), May 2 (ANI) Three mountaineers, who survived a massive avalanche at a base camp near Mount Everest that was triggered by an earthquake in Nepal last Saturday, have recounted their ordeal after their return to Kathmandu.
Hyderabad, Apr. 27 (ANI): A 27-year-old Hyderabad-based mountaineer, Poodata Neelima, has been missing near the base camp of Mount Everest, ever since a massive avalanche shook the place, killing 18 Mount Everest climbers and cutting off all communication.
Nepal earthquake: Survivor reports Langtang valley villages in northern Kathmandu completely razed Apr 27, 11:07 am
Sydney, Apr. 27 (ANI): A survivor of the deadly Nepal earthquake who was at a guesthouse in Langtang village north of Kathmandu when the quake struck, has reported that all the villages surrounding Langtang have been completely razed.
Google executive among those killed in Mount Everest avalanche post Nepal earthquake Apr 26, 10:23 am
Washington, April 26 (ANI): Google executive Dan Fredinburg was among those killed in an avalanche on Mount Everest that followed the catastrophic earthquake in Nepal yesterday.
A team of engineers set to solve Mount Everest's 'poo problem' Apr 22, 2:51 pm
New York, April 22 (ANI): A team of engineers is set to rid Mount Everest of tones of poo that is creating environmental pollution and threatening to spread diseases on the world's highest mountain peak.
Johannesburg, Apr 20 (ANI): A Nepalese mountaineer has set off on a journey to scale Mount Everest for a third time in order to pay homage to former Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes by taking the late batsman's bat and jersey to the pinnacle.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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