February 09, 2021 9:23 pm
While there is ample scientific evidence to confirm the higher glacier retreat in recent decades due to global warming, there is a contrast picture emerging from the Hindukush Himalayas.
November 27, 2020 5:14 pm
Social impact enterprise Global Himalayan Expedition (GHE) engages travellers to build resilient communities through sustainable tourism
October 28, 2020 8:43 am
How was the asafoetida (heeng) cultivation project set in motion? In how many years will we know if the experiment has been a success?
March 03, 2020 8:01 pm
The study forecasts that while only 3 per cent of the total HKH population lives in larger cities and 8 per cent in smaller towns, at least 50 per cent of the total HKH population will be living in cities by 2050 which will put tremendous pressure on water resources.
March 02, 2020 5:45 am
The study shows that interlinkages of water availability, water supply systems, rapid urbanization, and consequent increase in water demand are leading to increasing water insecurity in towns in the Hindu Kush Himalayan region.
January 19, 2020 1:54 pm
Hari Dang’s book, published posthumously, rings with his extraordinary love for the Himalayas
October 03, 2019 3:10 pm
At the time of independence, Kausani was situated in the Almora district — till about 1997 — after which, it came under the Bageshwar district, where it continues to be.
June 20, 2019 8:05 am
The Himalayas has been losing about 8.3 billion tons (7.5 billion metric tons) of ice a year, compared 4.3 billion tons (3.9 billion metric tons) a year between 1975 and 2000, according to the study.
June 09, 2019 8:07 am
Uttarakhand state Magistrate Vijay Jogdande also said the Indian Mountaineering Foundation could launch a ground expedition to help evacuate the bodies, which have been spotted at an altitude of 5,000 meters (16,404 feet).
May 05, 2019 7:07 am
Himalayan rocks have many stories to tell — from the mangled contours formed out of tectonic pressure to fossilised ammonites that died out with the dinosaurs.
November 28, 2019 3:31 pm
Far away from the traffic, the seasonal pollution and chaotic city life, Manali and its peripheral areas offer you peace and quiet. This winter, experience this hill station like never before. Here's what you can include in your itinerary.