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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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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
GTA pitch for Bharat Ratna and stat...

Taking cue from NASA, the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) has become proactive and has decided to write to the Centre, to install a... ...

http://echoofindia.com/darjeeling-gta-pitch-bharat-ratna-and-statue-tenzing-norgay-sherpa-parliament-89848
Nasa names Pluto peaks after Tenzing Norgay

Vast frozen plains exist next door to Pluto's big, rugged mountains sculpted of ice, scientists said Friday, three days after humanity's first-ever... ...

http://m.hindustantimes.com/world-news/new-horizons-nasa-names-pluto-peaks-after-tenzing-norgay/article1-1370581.aspx
Meet Kumar, our first world-class para athlete

The sport of mountain-eering caught on quickly and easily in India, its rise triggered by the dramatic success of Tenzing Norgay on Everest. The... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/leisure-writing/meet-kumar-our-first-world-class-para-athlete-011

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