• Thursday, Nov 21, 2019
  • Last Update : 09:52 pm
Trash to treasure: Everest garbage given...

Trash to treasure: Everest garbage given...

Environment

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Tons of trash litter the mountain, which has been dubbed the ‘highest dumpster in the...

Everest region bans single-use...

Everest region bans single-use...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 21 2019

Environmentalists are also concerned that the pollution on Everest is affecting water sources down in...

Study: Himalayan glaciers melting twice...

Study: Himalayan glaciers melting twice...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

Scientists combed 40 years of satellite observations spanning 2,000km across India, China, Nepal and...

Nepal looks to limit Everest access...

Nepal looks to limit Everest access...

South Asia

Fri, Jun 7 2019

Eleven people died during the climbing season that ended this week

Everest 'traffic jam' survivor calls...

Everest 'traffic jam' survivor calls...

South Asia

Tue, May 28 2019

Eleven people have died in little more than two weeks after poor weather cut the climbing window

3 killed in aircraft runway accident...

3 killed in aircraft runway accident...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 14 2019

The accident happened at Lukla airport which is the main gateway to the Everest region and is reputed...

Nepal to send team to clean Mount...

Nepal to send team to clean Mount...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 13 2019

Decades of commercial mountaineering have turned the mountain into the world's highest rubbish...

Nepal expedition to remeasure height...

Nepal expedition to remeasure height...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 8 2019

Four government surveyors will depart Wednesday for Everest, which lies on the Himalayan range straddling...

Two-month programme to mark Special...

Two-month programme to mark Special...

Athletics

Tue, Dec 12 2017

The ultimate goal of the programme is to spread across the country the success stories of the intellectually...

Nepal fines solo Everest climber without...

Nepal fines solo Everest climber without...

South Asia

Mon, May 8 2017

It is highly unusual for a foreign climber to attempt to scale Everest alone, most do so with the help...

Everest braces for record number of...

Everest braces for record number of...

South Asia

Thu, May 4 2017

Last year five people lost their lives on the peak, while 443 successfully summited from the Nepal side...

Bangladeshi team scales Mt Elbrus

Bangladeshi team scales Mt Elbrus

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 28 2016

The five mountaineers began their Mt Elbrus expedition from the Caucasus region on September 10

First woman to conquer Everest dies...

First woman to conquer Everest dies...

Around the Web

Sat, Oct 22 2016

She completed the first conquest of Mount Everest by a woman in 1975, accomplishing the feat via the...

4 Bangladeshis to scale Mera Peak of...

4 Bangladeshis to scale Mera Peak of...

Bangladesh

Fri, Sep 30 2016

Mera Peak is one of the most alluring trekking peaks in Nepal. Among 33 peaks, this is the Nepal's highest...