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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Washington, Oct. 29 (ANI): A Frenchman with multiple sclerosis has become the first disabled person to skydive over Mount Everest.
Washington, Aug 18 (ANI): A Saudi Arabian woman has broken taboos and made history by becoming the first woman from the ultra-orthodox country to climb and conquer Mount Everest on May 18 this year.
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