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Saturday, December 04, 2021



'We saw the sun rise from under our feet': Everest Twins Tashi and Nungshi Malik

October 07, 2021 12:11 pm

The Malik sisters are among the 400+ women from across the world who have taken on the 'Women Peak Challenge' in Switzerland, where they are representing India

As more summits beckon, no time to rest for Norgay award winner Col Sarfaraz Singh

August 27, 2020 1:26 pm

The next adventure for him will begin from September 1, when he will be leading the NIMAS team to the summit of Mt Kangto, a 7,060 m high peak, yet to be fully summited by any team.

7 summits in 7 continents: Telangana girl Malavath Poorna one step away from goal

December 31, 2019 9:02 am

Malavath Poorna at the age of 13 years and 11 months had scaled Mt Everest, making her the youngest girl in the world to achieve the feat.

Kolkata mountaineer part of women’s skiing team for expedition to South Pole

July 19, 2018 6:35 am

Kolevent, a Kolkata-based agency, will be sending Madhabilata Mitra from Kolkata and Tanvi Buch, an architect and photographer from Mumbai to join the team. Named 'Polar Maidens', the team will comprise women from different parts of the world.

Mountaineer Malli Mastan found dead in Argentina

April 05, 2015 1:23 am

Mastan was supposed to return to India on March 28.

‘Antarctics’ of mountaineer from Pune beats the cold

January 31, 2015 3:32 am

Ameet Singh scaled the highest peak in Antarctica, Vinson Massif last month

Japanese octogenarian becomes oldest person to scale Everest

May 23, 2013 12:42 pm

Yuichiro Miura terms his record breaking effort as "honour to the great Mother Nature."

Women of grit who want to make a difference

March 08, 2011 2:27 pm

On the eve of international women's day,here's a tale of two women on the job espousing their cause.

Expedition to Mount Bhagirathi flagged off

August 24, 2010 5:56 am

In keeping with the tradition of adventure activities in the Army,a mountaineering expedition from the Southern Command proceeded to Mount Bhagirathi-II in the Garhwal Himalayas on Saturday.

In solo show,mountaineer conquers peak sans equipment

April 25, 2010 2:45 am

Krishna Dhokle,a 34-year-old mountaineer,was bored of climbing mountains with equipment like the harness,rope,bolts and so on.