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Anyone who has ever set foot on an expedition peak in Nepal would have come across Miss Elizabeth Hawley. Dubbed the Miss Marple of the Himalaya—a term she never warmed to—this American journalist lived in Nepal since 1960 and was regarded as the undisputed authority on Himalayan climbing.
On January 26, 2018, a giant of Himalayan mountaineering passed as she lived, quietly, modestly and without fanfare. Although Elizabeth Hawley never braved frostbite on the North Face of Everest or dodged rockfalls on the Abruzzi Slope of K2, her contribution to the world of Himalayan mountaineering ...

Rare new footage of a plane taking off at one of the world's most dangerous airports has offered a frightening new perspective on air travel. Just Planes attached cameras to the underside of a small aircraft to capture the dramatic take-off from Lukla Airport in Nepal, released as a follow-up to their previous ...
Jan 30, 2018-Great Himalaya Cricket Academy (GHCA) secured a quarter-final berth in the Khukuri Challenger Twenty20 cricket tournament with five-wicket win over Tribhuvan Army Club in Mulpani on Sunday. GHCA were indebted to their bowlers to restrict TAC for a lowly 83-9 before scampering to victory for the loss of ...
Elizabeth Hawley, who chronicled hiking expeditions on the Himalayas for over 50 years, has died in Nepal aged 94. The US journalist was a leading authority on the world's highest mountain, Mount Everest, despite never having reached its base camp. She was seen as a key person to authenticate climbs ...
When Himalaya Shumsher Rana returned to Nepal after a stint at the United Nations to establish a joint venture bank in 1983, he probably didn't imagine that 25 years later Himalayan Bank would grow to what it is today: Nepal's premier, pioneering financial institution, with paid-up capital exceeding Rs8 ...

The subterranean caves are an interesting geographical feature in the Himalaya that is famous for its high snow capped peaks, rivers and valleys. These could be limestone grottoes hidden in the rocky mountains, ice caverns in the glaciers or holes created by humans in the fragile pebbled and sandy cliffs ...
... Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD): “As climate change impacts are increasing the likelihood of natural disasters, such as floods and landslides, having a thorough disaster risk management plan is become more important for communities throughout the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH).
People trekking and living in the Himalayan foothills often see the weasel-like yellow-throated martens bounding across the road or vanishing into the undergrowth. But pound for pound, they are among the feistiest predators, taking on animals much bigger than themselves. Although small, the species is ...
Dharamshala: A team of researchers of Wildlife Institute of India, WII , Dehradun, Uttarakhand has found the New distribution records of elegant Water Shrew Nectogale elegans, for the first time in the western Himalaya, Uttarakhand, India. This was revealed here by the team of researchers from WII namely ...
In "Himalaya Bound," Benanav shows how fitness is more than aerobic capacity. He relates how on one particularly long day, he had already been dropped by all the nomads save one. And now, on the eighth mile of a 6500-foot climb (his 17th mile of the day), he pushed himself to keep up with Goku, ...
The Austrian Alpine Club cadet team 'Naturfreunde' celebrated the end of the 2015-2017 triennial with a successful mountaineering expedition to the Zanskar region in India that results in new climbs in the Indian Himalaya. The main aim of the team composed by Michael Groher, Thomas Holler, Lorin Etzel ...
The Himalaya has witnessed numerous intriguing and interesting events ranging from the rich exchange of art, science and culture between civilisations of Europe and Asia to threatening wars and disputes that intimidated India. The rugged terrain and the harsh climatic conditions did not discourage ...
Getting stuck in traffic and moving 300 meters an hour is a sign we finally landed in Nepal, a place to practice inner serenity and tolerance. Not as much hardcore as India in terms of being late, but well ahead of our standards, we end up wasting a few extra days just on travel and bureaucracy. After all, is ...
A French woman has been found alive but suffering frostbite and unable to walk on a Himalayan mountain, while rescuers were still trying to reach another Polish climber, according to Polish media reports. Two Pakistani military helicopters began an operation Saturday to rescue the two European ...
Writing in the journal Geophysical Research Letters, a publication of the American Geophysical Union, a team of glaciologists led by Aberystwyth University in Wales have shown that the ponds, which form on debris-covered glaciers in the Himalaya, control the rate at which water from melting ice flows ...
For centuries, the Van Gujjars, a forest-dwelling nomadic tribe in northern India, have migrated into the Himalayas every spring with their beloved water buffalo. Now their culture and livelihood is at risk as some of the jungles and meadows they call home have become national parks. As he recounts in his ...

Chipko Movement leader and veteran environmentalist Sunderlal Bahuguna called for efforts to ensure that Himalaya remain a natural storehouse of water. He said this while speaking at a programme organised at the Doon University on the occasion of his 92nd birthday on Tuesday. He said that ...
Himalaya Diwas was celebrated across Uttarakhand today with Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat calling for the conservation of the ...
During the Himalayan Day celebration, an extempore sketch competition on “Contribution of Himalaya & our Liabilities” was organized in the ...
It will pass through Manali, Kaza, Pang, Leh, Kargil via Pansi la, Drass and Sankhoo before culminating at Leh," Himalayan Motorsport ...
Suresh Bhai, founder president of Nadi Bachao Andolan organisation said, "The state government celebrates Himalayan Day but also marks ...
ICAR-IISWC, Dehradun organised Himalayan Day on Friday under the 'Save Himalaya' campaign. The programme attended by the scientists, ...
Krishna Thapa Magar, Managing Director at the Himalayan Ski Trek said that Budha Magar would be the first bilateral, above knee amputee to ...
DEHRADUN: The Himalaya Bachao Abhiyan started in Uttarakhand with chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Friday rendering an oath to ...
DEHRADUN: The Himalaya Bachao Abhiyaan kick started in Uttarakhand on Friday with Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat rendering the ...
Two sub-parallel belts of Cenozoic aged Himalayan leucogranite on the Tibetan Plateau extend east to west over more than 1000 km, and are ...
THE ADMINISTRATION may not have to denotify Madhya Marg, Dakshin Marg, Himalaya Marg as the Supreme Court, in its orders, clarified ...
Indian and Chinese troops clashed in a melee high in the western Himalayas on August 15, adding to simmering tensions along the two ...
Privately-owned Nepali carrier Himalaya Airlines has announced the launch of its first direct flight from Kathmandu to the Saudi Arabia city of ...
It's the most extreme walking holiday money can buy: a five-month, 1,056-mile trek along the length of Nepal. I just had to do it, says ...
The first record of flower visitation in a group of fruit flies from Himalayan India and a total of four new species are described in the open access ...
The race to become the first ever Himalaya Roadies is heating up. Having completed a gruelling five-legged audition that travelled to five ...
The race touted to be one of the toughest across the globe is being organised by Himalayan Adventure Sports and Tourism Promotion ...
India and China have agreed to end a months-long military stand-off at a disputed border area in the Himalayas, with Indian troops already ...
ANNAPURNA Basecamp Circuit (ABC) adalah salah satu jalur pendakian di Pegunungan Himlaya, di Nepal. Tempat ini makin banyak didatangi para pecinta backpacker dan pegunungan di Indonesia.
6 Proteico. Acqua minerale alcalinizzata, mandorle, succo d'agave, sale dell'Himlaya, proteine della canapa, per concludere la giornata con questo sapiente mix. Obiettivo: il mantenimento della massa muscolare magra e un metabolismo ben funzionante.
De la maretia Muntilor Himlaya pana la forta fluviului Gange, exploram viata salbatica incredibila si frumusetea pitoreasca a celor mai spectaculoase peisaje din India. Obs: In tinuturile aride din Himalaya traiesc leopardul-zapezilor, oaia albastra si ...
Animal Planet. 20 Mar 2016 / 13:45 - 14:39 / Documentar. De la maretia Muntilor Himlaya pana la forta fluviului Gange, exploram viata salbatica incredibila si frumusetea pitoreasca a celor mai spectaculoase peisaje din India. Sursa: ...
Melalui acara Mubes III Himlaya Pangkep dilakukan pemilihan Ketua Umum Baru yaitu Jarre setelah bersaing ketat dengan kedua lawannya Tamrin dan Junaedi.
(e) How is quality of Aquifer related to porosity and permeability? 6. Explain the following: (a) Geological investigations in construction of Hydro-Power projects in Himlaya. (b) Closing and opening of Cenozoic gateways and their implication on ...


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