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Indian conquers the Andes in Latin America (With Image)


March 27th, 2012 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, March 27 (IANS) Thirty-seven-year old Malli Mastan Babu is the only Indian to have scaled the tallest peaks of the Andes in South America. He also holds a ... 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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California Teen Climbs Mount Everest: Breaks Records


May 24th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nepal, May 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kathmandu's Mount Everest, the highest mountain peak in the world, has seen many a record being made on its summits in the past, but this ... Read more...

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American Teen Jordan Romero Reaches Top Of Mount Everest


May 23rd, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nepal, May 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jordan Romero, the 13 year old boy from Big Bear Lake has become the youngest boy to climb to the summits of Mount Everest on ... 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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Pune’s mother-daughter duo scale Australia’s highest peak


March 15th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, March 15 (IANS) Pune mountaineer Krushnaa Patil and her mother Ranjana scaled the Mount Kosciuszko, the highest peak in Australia Saturday, the family said Monday. Having summitted the highest mountains ... Read more...

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Pune girl climbs highest peak in Antarctica (With Images)


December 26th, 2009 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Quaid Najmi Mumbai, Dec 26 (IANS) Braving temperatures of minus 50 degrees Celsius and howling chilly winds, Pune girl Krushnaa Patil successfully scaled Mt. Vinson Massif, the highest peak of Antarctica Tuesday, ... 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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