Mount Elbrus is a peak situated on a dormant volcano and has two edges, eastern and western.
Kinnaur is already identified as a high landslide and disaster-prone zone. And yet it is the hub of intense construction activity like hydropower and massive land-use changes.
Earlier, Priyanka has also climbed Mount Everest, Mount Lhotse, Mount Makalu, and Mount Kilimanjaro in 2013, 2018 and 2016 respectively.
Is the state government's order of protecting the site, excluding the interests of the local tribal populace in the best interest of the people of Manipur --- both hill and valley?
Soon after the discovery, authorities issued an order to ban mining on the mountain, reports claimed
In 2017, Skatov became the world's first vegan to scale the highest mountains on every continent
Kaamya Karthikeyan is the youngest person to conquer Mount Aconcagua and the youngest to ski from the summit of Mount Elbrus
On January 16, the climber was part of one of the two Nepali teams that converged a mere 10 metres ahead of the 28,251-foot mountain's peak.
‘We did it, believe me we did it,’ expedition’s team leader Chhang Dawa wrote on Facebook, ‘The Karakorum's Savage Mountain been summited in most dangerous season: winter.’
The revised height of Mt. Everest puts an end to the decades-long dispute between the two neighbours on the height of the world's tallest mountain that straddles their shared border
Ang Rita Sherpa, who was nicknamed the 'Snow Leopard' due to his adventures, climbed Mt Everest 10 times without bottled oxygen
75 mountaineers were to finish their training two days after the India lockdown was declared on March 24 and return to their respective places with the certificates, but little did they know they will be in a real-life 'HMI 21 Days Big Boss Challenge'
Lipika Biswas says she will interact with people and encourage them to take to cycling, which is a pollution-free sustainable alternative to other modes of transport in today's world.
Eight mountaineers had set out on an expedition of the 7,434-metre-high peak, but were reported missing on May 25, the day they were to reach their base camp. One of them is still missing.
'This is possibly the first time that bodies will be retrieved from a height of about 20,000 feet from a mountain peak in India,' ITBP spokesperson Vivek Kumar Pandey said.
The team, which includes seven mountaineers from the UK, US, and Australia, besides a liaison officer from the Indian Institute of Mountaineering, left Munsiyari on May 13, to scale the 7434-metre peak and was scheduled to return to the base camp on Friday.
Nihal Bagwan, 27, and Kalpana Das, 49, died along with another Austrian climber above the high camp of 8,848-meter Mount Everest, while descending the summit.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar offers prayers at a temple situated on the Mandar mountain in Banka district.PTI Photo
Actress and Trinamool Congress MP Mimi Chakraborty at the launch of a collection of jewelleries, ahead of Durga Puja festivals, in Kolkata.PTI Photo
People Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti addresses a press conference at the party office in Jammu.PTI Photo
Jammu & Kashmir Public Health Engineering (PHE) daily wagers shout slogans during a protest over their various demands, in Jammu.PTI Photo
Bollywood actors Rajniesh Duggal, Akansha Puri, Niharica Raizada, Sajjad Dalfarooz and Dilbar during a press conference for announcement of a web series, in Srinagar.PTI Photo
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