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13 Nepalese guides killed in worst-ever Everest accident

A massive avalanche on Friday struck Mount Everest killing at least 13 Nepalese Sherpa guides and injuring several others in the deadliest mountaineering accident on the world's highest peak. The......

At the top of the world, it's getting kinda crowded!

Conquering Mount Everest has become easier with modern technology and Sherpas ready to 'help' climbers. This annual throng has devalued the sport, says Amrita Singh When the climbing season starts......

Man who climbed Mt Everest 19 times goes missing

Chhewang Nima, a Nepalese Sherpa famous in mountaineering circles for climbing the Mount Everest 19 times, has gone missing after being struck by an avalanche while nearing the peak of Mount......

Mount Everest? Been there 24 times

Six Sherpa brothers of Beding village in Dolakha district of Nepal have set a new record by scaling the world's highest peak Mount Everest 24 times between them. Everest in eight hours!| More......

Everest veteran in trouble in Nepal

Nepal's veteran mountaineer Mingma Sherpa was detained over the weekend for his suspected involvement in Maoist activities, an army official said on Monday.Security forces arrested Mingma, who has......

Jubilant PM hails Seoul G-20 Summit

Addressing the media on Wednesday, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman and India's sherpa to the G20, Montek Singh Ahluwalia, had said the two parameters by which to judge if the gathering of the......

Here's how Suresh Prabhu can reengineer the Railways

The railway minister knows that he has to tap resources outside the government, which is why he has announced a slew of direct investment opportunities. Suresh Prabhu knows that he has to tap......

G20 biz leaders demand bold reform agenda for global growth

Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Prime Minister of United Kingdom David Cameron, in Brisbane, Australia . Photograph, courtesy: PIB     Echoing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's......

Sharing of tax info to be part of G20 Brisbane summit in Nov

Sharing of tax information and pushing global economic growth by an additional 2 per cent in the next five years will be a part of agenda at the Brisbane Summit of the G20 leaders to be held in......

Brazil BRICS summit to be Modi's first multilateral meeting

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be attending the two-day summit of five-nation BRICS forum in Brazil next week when it is likely to give a concrete shape to establishment of a Development Bank......

Now, Everest twins set to scale new heights... Mt Vinson in Antarctica!

'It took us three years to convince mom' 'At the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering boys would joke, 'Shatabdi and Rajdhani Express are here'. That gave us a lot of pride.' Rediff.com's Manu......

Samina becomes first Pakistani woman to scale Mt Everest

Mountaineer Samina Baig has become the first Pakistani woman to scale Mount Everest, the world's highest mountain peak at 8,848 metres. According to details, Baig completed the climb to the summit......

Former Kiwi cricketer Parore scales Everest

Former New Zealand wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Parore became the first cricketer to reach the summit of Mount Everest when he scaled the world's highest peak on May 21 along with a team of Sherpas......

American boy, 13, becomes youngest person to climb Everest

A 13-year-old American boy on Saturday became the youngest ever climber to conquer Mount Everest, the world's highest mountain, a climbing website said. Jordan Romero from Big Bear, California,......

India bag six gold in Asian Archery GP

Indian archers bagged six gold, two silver and three bronze medals to reign supreme in the Dhaka leg of the Asian Grand Prix in Kolkata.Ruling the roost, India clinched top spots in all the......
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Sulekha khuntdar
Q. Which famous person set up the Himalayan trust in 1965 to help the Sherpas by providing the basic needs?
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-famous-person-set-up-the-himalayan-trust-in-1965-to-he/27677609/answers/

Pooja Saini
Q. Which year is known as "Black Year" & why so?
Pooja Saini:  A. tenzig norge..... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-year-is-known-as-black-year--why-so/27660627/answers/27677611

Sulekha khuntdar
Q. to whom we call the tiger of the snow ?
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A. Buddhist belief that this is a Black Year on Everest. Sherpas believe that this is the year when the goddess of Chomolangma (Mt. Everest) does not want to be disturbed, more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/to-whom-we-call-the-tiger-of-the-snow-/26192634/answers/27660694

Nauty
Q. kya NEPAL se sab log KHUKRI rakhte hain ??
Nauty:  A. The SHERPAS more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/kya-nepal-se-sab-log-khukri-rakhte-hain-/24969739/answers/26192640

  Web results for Sherpas
Meet the two startups picked for VentureNursery's sixth accelerator batch

VentureNursery, an angel-backed startup accelerator programme launched in March 2012, has revealed the names of two startups graduating from its... ...

http://techcircle.vccircle.com/2015/01/28/meet-the-two-startups-graduating-from-venturenurserys-sixth-batch/
Wildfox Presents Spring 15 'Gypsy' Collection

LOS ANGELES , Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Wildfox announces the arrival of its Spring 15 collection of gypsy-inspired tees, sweaters, denim, and... ...

http://in.advfn.com/p.php?pid=nmona&article=65267892
Tank McNamara Comic Strip's Annual Sports Jerk of the Year Award Open for Nominations

Universal Uclick/GoComics announce nominations are now open for the Tank McNamara 'Sports Jerk of the Year Award.' Kansas City, MO (PRWEB)... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=356831
SIMFED initiates contracting farmers on Organic Vegetables at Namchi

27 Jan, Namchi : A meeting was organized by SIMFED, at Jau-Bari, Gumpa, Namchi South Sikkim, on 23.1.2015. The meeting was graced by Honble... ...

http://voiceofsikkim.com/simfed-initiates-contracting-farmers-on-organic-vegetables-at-namchi/
Netaji did not get due honours, say...

Amidst the demand for declassification of secret files relating to the disappearance of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, West Bengal Chief Minister... ...

http://echoofindia.com/darjeeling-netaji-did-not-get-due-honours-says-mamata-76849

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