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ITBP man who retrieved Kedarnath chopper crash bodies awarded

NEW DELHI: The ITBP mountaineer who spearheaded the search of rescuers who died in a chopper crash in Kedarnath last year was on Friday awarded the Tenzing Norgay Adventure Award-2013 at Rashtrapati Bhawan. Passang Tenzing Sherpa, a havaldar with ... Times of India, 2 weeks ago

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Mid Day, 3 weeks ago

Another jewel cache found from 1966 AI flight wreckage

ir India's ill-fated aircraft, "Kanchenjunga", which smashed into Mont Blanc in January 1966, has yielded another poignant reminder of the 117 people who lost their lives that winter morning. A French treasure hunter has found a cache of 50 pieces ...
 The Sunday Guardian3 weeks ago
Deccan chronicle

Bhutan: Sounds of silence

As the Druk Air flight glides into the pure mountain air, the pilot announces, “Passengers sitting on the left side of the flight, look out of the window and you will see the Kanchenjunga peak at a distance. “ A collective gasp of awe is heard as ...
 Deccan chronicle1 month ago

The gift of sight

Nepal's Himalayan mountain range is one of the most picturesque places in the world. But its stunning beauty is fading from view for many of the villagers who call the region home. Exposure to ultraviolet rays at such high altitudes is causing many ...
 Al Jazeera1 month ago

Near-death experience at Dhaulagiri Expedition fails to dampen mountaineer's spirit

For 53yearold climber Basanta Kumar Singha Roy, the "neardeath" experience he had during his failed Dhaulagiri expedition last year, has not dampened his spirit, as he has now taken up even a greater challenge. Mr. Roy, a banker, from Krishnanagar ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Near-death experience fails to dampen mountaineer's spirit

For 53yearold climber Basanta Kumar Singha Roy, the "neardeath" experience he had during his failed Dhaulagiri expedition last year, has not dampened his spirit, as he has now taken up even a greater challenge. Mr. Roy, a banker, from Krishnanagar ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Nepal names peak after chronicler of Himalayan mountaineering

LONDON: For her than five decades, Elizabeth Hawley has been chronicling the highs and lows of Himalayan mountaineering. From confirming the first ascent of Everest by a blind climber to raising doubts about a Korean woman's claim to have bagged a ...
 The Gulf Today3 weeks ago
BNR

Boyan Petrov: The most successful summer of Bulgarian mountaineering

The highest point in the world is of course Mount Everest. But its commercialization over the years is making it less and less attractive for trained climbers. K2, the second highest peak on the globe which lies in Pakistan near the northern border ...
 BNR1 month ago

DFRL sends ready-to eat food for J&K flood victims

The city-based Defence Food Research Laboratory (DFRL), which specialises in making specialised ration for the defence personnel and their varying needs, airlifted 5 tonnes of ready-to-eat processed food for the flood victims in Jammu and Kashmir on ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Mamata to trek to Sandakphu next mo...

Come October and Mamata Banerjee will create a record of sorts by becoming the first chief minister to trek more than 12,000 feet to reach Sandakphu, the highest location in the state. Banerjee is expected to visit Darjeeling this October and is ...
 The Echo Of India1 week ago
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