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Bollywood film spotlights youngest girl to conquer Everest

Bollywood film spotlights youngest girl to conquer Everest

A Bollywood film hitting Indian cinemas on Friday tells the inspirational story of a tribal girl from rural India who became the youngest woman to summit Mount Everest.

Everest-conquering Japan teen eyes explorers' 'Grand Slam'

Everest-conquering Japan teen eyes explorers' 'Grand Slam'

Japanese teenager Marin Minamiya has already conquered Mount Everest and the highest peaks on six other continents, plus a journey to the South Pole.

Nepal says Indian police couple faked Everest photos

Nepal says Indian police couple faked Everest photos

An Indian couple falsified photographs of themselves at the top of Mount Everest to get their feat certified by Kathmandu, Nepal said Wednesday, after earlier saying the climb was valid.

Nepal opens probe into Indian police couple's Everest claims

Nepal opens probe into Indian police couple's Everest claims

Nepal has opened an investigation into an Indian police couple accused of falsifying photographs to support their claim of summiting Mount Everest this year, an official said Monday.

Hopes fade for Indian climbers missing on Everest

Hopes fade for Indian climbers missing on Everest

Rescuers searching for two Indian climbers missing on Mount Everest said Tuesday there was little hope of finding the pair alive after losing contact with them over the weekend.

Mount Everest safety under scrutiny as third climber dies in as many days

Mount Everest safety under scrutiny as third climber dies in as many days

A 43-year-old Indian mountaineer has died while descending from the summit of Mount Everest, in the third fatality

Climbers near Everest summit for first time in three years

Climbers near Everest summit for first time in three years

Climbers on Mount Everest are on the brink of the first attempts in three years to make the final ascent to the world’s tallest peak///

Everest climbing season starts

Everest climbing season starts

More than 200 foreign climbers were headed toward the Everest base camp, authorities said yesterday

Nepal extends Everest climbing permits after quake

Nepal extends Everest climbing permits after quake

Nepal has extended the climbing permits of hundreds of mountaineers forced to abandon Everest after last year's massive earthquake, to try to lure tourists back to the Himalayas.