Posted in May 2013

5 climbers feared dead on Mt Kanchenjunga

KHAGENDRA ADHIKARI TAPLEJUNG, May 23: Five people including three foreign climbers are feared dead after they slipped in the snow while climbing down Mt Kanchenjunga. However, it is yet to be confirmed officially.  According to the Mingma Sherpa, the proprietor of the Seven Summit Trekking Agency, there were two Hungarians, two Koreans and five Nepali climbers … Continue reading

Japanese 80-year-old claims Everest record

  Mr Miura is an extreme skier who has scaled Everest three times An 80-year old Japanese mountaineer has reached the summit of Mount Everest, making him the oldest man to scale the world’s highest peak. Yuichiro Miura, who climbed Everest when he was 70 and then again at 75, reached the peak early on … Continue reading