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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......

Hoisting the Indian flag where no one else has

I can never forget the day when in a remote corner of the planet that mariners call the Horn, or the Everest of the Seas, I hoisted the Indian flag on my boat and gave a salute to our tricolour. It......

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.......

'Flying is in my blood'

CORRECT!How does one describe a man like Mr Vijaypat Singhania? An industrialist? An aviator? An adventurer? Well he is all that and much more.Singhania, the chairman emeritus of the Raymond Group......

IMF to honour Hilary, Norgay

The Indian Mountaineering Foundation will honour Everesters Sir Edumnd Hillary and the late Tenzing Norgay at a function to be held at Vigyan Bhavan on May 20.A statement from the IMF said the two......

Paes, Gopichand get Padma Bhushan; Yuvraj Padma Shri

Tennis star Leander Paes and badminton player-turned-coach Pullela Gopichand were selected for the prestigious Padma Bhushan award while cricketer Yuvraj Singh was among seven sportspersons named......

Sports ministry recommends Dhyan Chand for Bharat Ratna

The clamour may have been for Sachin Tendulkar, but the Sports Ministry has recommended hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand for the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civillian honour. "The letter......

Arunima is first woman amputee to conquer Mt. Everest

In a show of indomitable spirit, zeal and grit, Arunima Sinha became the first woman in the world to conquer Mt. Everest in prosthetic legs. The 26-year-old successfully climbed the highest peak in......

Jharkhand climber conquers highest peak in the world

Susen Mahato, a rural youth from Jharkhand, climbed the Mt Everest this morning to become the fourth person from the state to conquer the highest peak in the world. Another climber in the......

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Sulekha khuntdar
Q. Man of Everest , also published as tiger of the snows, is the autobiography of which famous mountaineer?
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/man-of-everest--also-published-as-tiger-of-the-snows-is-the-/27420184/answers/

Sagnik Biswas
Q. Who was with Tenzing Norgay when he succeeded to climb over the peak of Mt.Everest for the first time ??
Sagnik Biswas:  A. Tenzing Norgay. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-was-with-tenzing-norgay-when-he-succeeded-to-climb-over-/26943306/answers/27420187

Prem Chand
Q. vah phalaa insan jo evrest maunen par chda tha
Prem Chand:  A. Edmond Hilarie more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/vah-phalaa-insan-jo-evrest-maunen-par-chda-tha/26087585/answers/26943319

Ramesh Agarwal
Q. WHO FIRST CLIMBED EVEREST AND WHEN?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay, together :) more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-first-climbed-everest-and-when/25696153/answers/26087594

lalit mahata
Q. 'Tiger of snow' , the autobiography relates to which mountaineer ?
Lalit Mahata:  A. Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay in 1953 ......... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/tiger-of-snow--the-autobiography-relates-to-which-mountainee/25624180/answers/25696172

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Oil India dampen Dynamo

Dibrugarh, July 28: Oil India Football Club, Duliajan, defeated Dynamo Club, Guwahati, by 2-0 goals in a match of sixth Bodousa Cup Football... ...

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Monsoon brings another drought of snakebite antidote in Nepal

In October last year a 49-year-old Australian nurse Delma Ryan had to cut short her trip to Nepal suddenly and rush back home with the threat of... ...

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The grand old man of mountains

However well-travelled you may be, this is not what you would easily spot in a budget hotel or a city guesthouse. A 40-foot rock climbing wall with... ...

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