June 21, 2021 11:34 am
Harshvardhan Joshi, a man from Vasai thanks vaccines from being able to climb after asymptomatic bout of disease.
May 23, 2021 10:31 am
Nepalese mountaineering officials have denied there are any active cases this season among climbers and support staff at all base camps for the country's Himalayan mountains.
April 03, 2021 10:10 am
While the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic restricted tourists from visiting popular travel destinations, the climbing community in Nepal made the most of this tourism lull by coming forward and cleaning Mount Everest base camp.
March 27, 2021 8:09 am
12-member team to scale four peaks in two months
December 15, 2020 2:58 pm
The common declaration by Nepal and China meant the two countries have shed their long-standing difference in opinion about the height of Mount Everest.
November 26, 2020 9:30 pm
The Nepal government aimed to measure the exact height of the mountain amid debates that there might have been a change in its height due to various reasons, including the devastating earthquake of 2015.
June 17, 2019 2:30 pm
After nine months of rigorous training, Aditya Gupta scaled the Everest in May this year.
June 14, 2019 3:51 pm
Everest traffic jam: As cheaper operators have entered the fray, the number of amateur climbers have also shot up, creating deadly bottlenecks en route to the top of the 8,848-metre (29,029-feet) peak — especially when bad weather cuts the number of summit days, as it did this year.
June 05, 2019 2:08 pm
Sharad recounts how the Sherpa had to drag him away from his wife’s lifeless body near the South Summit of the Everest.
May 31, 2019 9:01 pm
Heavy winds made climbing impossible on many days in May, traditionally the best month to climb Everest. That led to a small window of only a few days where climbers could safely ascend, adding to the overcrowding.
April 27, 2016 3:24 pm
Despite back-to-back Everest disasters — the 2015 earthquake and a massive avalanche the year before — hundreds of mountaineers have come back for a new season.