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PICS: 60 years ago, these men conquered Everest

On May 29, 1953, Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay became the first men to reach the top of Mount Everest. Since then, much has changed -- but not the enthusiasm -- more than 3,000 climbers......

'The journey is more important than the summit'

On the 60th anniversary of the conquest of Mt Everest by Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay, Krushnaa Patil, one of the youngest mountaineers to scale not only Everest but most of the other......

PM honours Sir Edmund

Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on Tuesday paid glowing tributes to Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay, who reached the summit of Everest on May 29, 1953.Delivering a speech during the gold......

Nepal quake: Don't rush to Everest just yet, warn experts

The majestic Mount Everest, the world's tallest peak, holds an intense attraction for climbers and trekkers from across the world. Perhaps it's these "fatal attractions" that have failed to deter......

Nepal honours climbers to mark Everest diamond jubilee

Nepal on Wednesday felicitated some of the top names in mountaineering, including an Indian, to mark the diamond jubilee of the first human ascent of Mount Everest, the highest peak in the world.......

Late Aus cricketer Hughes's bat, jerseys head to Mount Everest

Phillip Hughes of Australia. Photograph: Quinn Rooney/Getty Images Chhurim Sherpa began her journey for a third ascent to Mount Everest on Sunday but this time some odd items were also part of her......

Twenty20 cricket goes to Everest

Twenty20 cricket is all set to touch a new high with some British amateurs gearing up to play a fund-raising match at Gorak Shep -- just 135 meters below the Everest base camp -- on April 21.The......
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Japan finger frostbite victim exposes Nepali desperation

KATHMANDU A Japanese man has become the unlikely face of Nepal's desperate efforts to revive its climbing industry, seeking to conquer Everest... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2015/08/25/nepal-everest-idINKCN0QU1AF20150825
Nepal Gov gives green signal, Japanese climber set to win Mt. Everest

Almost five months later Mount Everest is being opened for international rock climbers. Ministry of Culture, Dept of Tourism and Civil Aviation... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/nepal-gov-gives-green-signal-japanese-climber-set-to-win-mt-everest/
Japanese climber to become first to attempt Mt Everest ascent since Nepal earthquakes

Kathmandu: A Japanese climber will be the first to attempt to scale Mount Everest since a massive earthquake in April triggered avalanches that... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150824/world-neighbours/article/japanese-climber-become-first-attempt-mt-everest-ascent-nepal
Renaming Bagdogra airport snowballing into hill political issue

After the BJP opened the Pandora's Box, demands to rename the Bagdogra airport have started rising thick and fast, with the latest demand coming... ...

http://echoofindia.com/darjeeling-renaming-bagdogra-airport-snowballing-hill-political-issue-90248
NASA names icy mountain on Pluto after Tenzing Norgay

The NASA has decided to name the icy mountainous region discovered on Pluto as "Norgay Montes" in honour of the legendary Indian mountaineer... ...

http://www.netindia123.com/netindia/showdetails.asp?id=2648802&n_date=20150724&cat=India

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