Category Archives: Mountain Climbing

Old is bold

The thrill of adrenalin-pumping adventure is not just for the young, but also the old who’re youthful in spirit. These senior adventure lovers may be late starters but it’s better late than never, writes Mehak Uppal THERE is a magic … Continue reading

Posted in Growing Old Gracefully, Hiking Trekking, Mountain Climbing, Retirement and Oldage, Tours and Travel | Comments Off on Old is bold

“3 Idiots” boost: More domestic tourists now visit Ladakh

Archit Watts Tribune News Service Jammu, June 13 Aamir Khan’s movie, “3 Idiots”, has not only won accolades and awards, but has also attracted a large number of domestic tourists to Ladakh, which was devastated by a cloudburst last year. … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, Mountain Climbing, Movies and Theatre | Comments Off on “3 Idiots” boost: More domestic tourists now visit Ladakh

Woman climber’s gift to Gogoi: A slice of Everest

Bijay Sankar Bora/TNS Guwahati, June 5 A pebble from the highest point on the planet and a piece of rope were handed over to Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi yesterday by Anshu Jamsenpa, who made the North-East proud by scaling … Continue reading

Posted in Hiking Trekking, Mountain Climbing | Comments Off on Woman climber’s gift to Gogoi: A slice of Everest

Yet another Haryanvi on top of the world

Kathmandu, May 21 A day after Sushma and Vikas Kaushik from Haryana became the world’s youngest couple, and India’s first, to climb Mount Everest, yet another Indian woman, Flight Lieutenant Nivedita Chaudhary from the Indian Air Force, accompanied by a … Continue reading

Posted in Adventure Sports, Hiking Trekking, Mountain Climbing | Comments Off on Yet another Haryanvi on top of the world

Haryana couple takes love to a new peak — Everest

Kathmandu/Panipat, May 20 While the average couples plan families and buying a new car and house on bank loans, Sushma and Vikas Kaushik planned something unusual to take their love to great height. Sushma, a 27-year-old police woman from Haryana … Continue reading

Posted in Adventure Sports, Hiking Trekking, Mountain Climbing | Comments Off on Haryana couple takes love to a new peak — Everest

An Experience At the Railway Station, Mysore :

It was a Saturday afternoon. This was the day I got my first salary in August. I was not used to travel by train and it was my first travel in train after more than 10 yrs. Since it was … Continue reading

Posted in Mountain Climbing, Tours and Travel | Comments Off on An Experience At the Railway Station, Mysore :

Couple among nine Haryanvis out to conquer Mt Everest

Kathmandu, May 15 After proving their mettle in sports, men and women from Haryana, including a young couple, are now seeking to conquer the world’s highest peak. Nine of the 17 Indians individually attempting to scale the 8,848-m summit hail … Continue reading

Posted in Adventure Sports, Hiking Trekking, Mountain Climbing | Comments Off on Couple among nine Haryanvis out to conquer Mt Everest