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Three bombs defused in Russia’s North Caucasus


May 23rd, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Bomb disposal experts defused three bombs with a combined capacity of 11 kg of TNT in Russia's North Caucasus republic of Kabardino-Balkaria Monday, security officials ... Read more...

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Airforce mountaineers set off on Mission Tricolour


August 6th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) A team of Indian Air Force (IAF) mountaineers was Friday flagged off from here on an expedition to scale Mt. Elbrus in Europe and Mt. Kilimanjaro in ... Read more...

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Six media stations attacked in Russia


July 11th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 11 (IANS) Six television and radio broadcasting stations were attacked overnight in Russia's North Caucasus region, media reports said Sunday. The explosions or fires in different places in Kabardino-Balkaria region, however, ... Read more...

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Mexican climbers reach summit of Mt. Everest


May 21st, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, May 21 (IANS/EFE) Mexican mountaineers Ignacio Anaya and Eva Martinez have reached the summit of Mount Everest this week, officials said. Anaya and Martinez, on an expedition to mark the ... Read more...

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Pune girl scales Europe’s highest peak, Mt. Elbrus


April 26th, 2010 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Pune, April 25 (IANS) Braving strong gales and temperatures below minus-20 degrees Celsius, Pune mountaineer Krushnaa Patil Sunday scaled Europe's highest peak, Mt. Elbrus (5,642 metres). Accompanied by a sole guide, Vladimir from ... Read more...

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Only the sky’s the limit for 10 Nepali women (With Images)


March 7th, 2009 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, March 7 (IANS) Till a few years ago, Nepali women were not allowed to inherit parental property, undergo an abortion or even go abroad without the consent of their ... Read more...

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IAF to become first to climb highest peaks in seven continents


January 20th, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) is all set to climb "Seven Summits", the highest peaks in the seven continents, and become the first air force in the ... Read more...

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Son dedicates seven-summit climb to Sir Edmund Hillary


June 19th, 2008 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, June 19 (ANI): Adventurer Peter Hillary has dedicated his successful ascent of the highest mountain in North America to his father, Sir Edmund Hillary.Hillary completed his climb to the ... Read more...

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Mother, daughter scale Everest, set record


May 24th, 2008 - 8:33 pm ICT by admin
By Neena Bhandari Sydney, May 24 (IANS) A mother and daughter team from Sydney Saturday scaled the world's highest mountain, Mt Everest, becoming the first such pair to have climbed the tallest peaks ... Read more...

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Oz mum, daughter climb Mt.Everest, achieve unique record


May 24th, 2008 - 10:42 am ICT by admin
Melbourne, May 24 (ANI): Two Sydney women -- a mother and her daughter -- have reached the top Mount Everest, creating history as the first mother-daughter team to climb the world's ... Read more...

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Australian mum, daughter within reach of Everest record


May 23rd, 2008 - 9:05 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, May 23 (ANI): Two Sydney women are just hours from the summit of Mount Everest, where they would create history as the first mother-daughter team to climb the world's tallest ... Read more...

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