Stories Tagged 'Mount everest'
David Thirumur has been a life coach for the past 12 years, roving across the globe speaking to businesspeople, entrepreneurs and students. A social entrepreneur andleadership speaker, Thirumur was raised in India and was involved in a number of businesses before leaving to become a full-time speaker.full story »
The Department of Tourism has stripped mountaineer Pemba Dorji Sherpa of his claim for being the fastest Everest summiteer.full story »
A Taiwan citizen has died of altitude sickness in Solukhumbu on Thursday.full story »
Supreme Court on Wednesday quashed government’s decision to ban double amputees and blind persons from attempting to climb mountains including Mount Everest.full story »
Marking the day of the first ascent of Mount Everest by Tenzing Norgay Sherpa and Sir Edmund Hillary, May 29, the Outdoor Adventure Center Nepal is hosting its OAC Mountain Festival as a way of looking back on this year’s spring climbing season.full story »
Officials and climbers continue to argue whether or not an iconic chunk of Everest got dislodged during the 2015 earthquake. While the government maintains that Hillary Step-a rocky outcrop jutting out of the slopes of Everest just below the summit-remains intact, mountaineers who have been there say that it has fallen off.full story »