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Writ in snow

Study on receding glaciers in Hindu Kush underlines need for cooperation between countries that share Himalayas.

Four Himalayan peaks named after former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Located near Sudarshan and Saifi peaks in Raktvan valley, the peaks have been named Atal-1, 2, 3 and 4.


High and Dry: Auli, Himalayan ski destination, remains snowless for fourth consecutive year

An international skiing race to be held for the first time in India was put off last month because Auli remains snowless. As experts see signs of climate change, The Sunday Express on how a 3,200-metre high mountainside is managing, including with artificial snow

Intangible culture of the Himalayas; is it instrumental in conserving environment?

The Himalayas is one of the most biodiverse regions of the world and most communities living here revere nature. They have a repository of oral tales, legends and myths built around this intrinsic relationship which might be effective in protecting the environment.

Climate change has enormous implications in Himalayas: Senator

Aparna Pande, director of Hudson's India Initiative, said that weak states and contested sovereignties across the Himalayas have induced a number of regional actors to seek deeper physical and economic connectivity within the region through new infrastructure that supports transportation needs, trade and commerce, and access to resources.

Watch: Royal Enfield unveiled the 411cc tourer Himalayan

The price will be announced only mid-March, according to President Royal Enfield Rudratej Singh.


Behind Nepal's Shangri-la image, poverty and misery

Nepal sits near the colliding tectonic plates of India and Eurasia, and is ranked as the 11th-most earthquake-prone country in the world.

Not on Any Map

His encounter with Tibet forever altered filmmaker Tenzing Sonam’s dream of a promised land.

Best Foot Forward

With apparel designers opting to put together an entire design story for their ramp shows,shoe designers are now in demand

Amarnath yatra from Pahalgam route resumes

The pilgrimage to the 3,880 metre high cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas resumed from Pahalgam route.

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Royal Enfield Unveils 411cc Tourer Himalayan In India

The price will be announced only mid-March, according to President Royal Enfield Rudratej Singh.