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Book Review | Masters and seekers unravel philosophy of the Himalayas

Review of 'Mystics and Sceptics: In Search of Himalayan Masters' edited by Namita Gokhale.

19 Mar 2023 12:43 AM

Climate change adding layer of vulnerability to fragile Himalayas: Experts

Food security is at risk in the hills, with landslides, flash floods and soil erosion affecting agricultural land

23 Jul 2022 12:53 PM

A Comprehensive Guide On Kashmir For The First Timers

There are multiple modes of transportation, and one can travel by auto-rickshaws, private cabs, or local buses operated by the state

03 Sep 2021 9:10 PM

Monsoon pattern changing in India: Himalayas, south to get more rainfall in future

The researchers studied the Indian monsoon precipitation data of nearly five decades between 1971 and 2017

04 Sep 2020 2:25 PM

Waste products from Everest turn into usable objects

Trash to treasure: Everest garbage given new lease of life.

22 Oct 2019 8:30 PM


Moving mountains: Life amid climate change in the Himalayas

Where there’s privilege, there’s ‘lack of self-experience’.

27 Sep 2019 12:28 PM

Pahalgam: Cheese lovers' paradise

Savour the flavour of Himalyan cheese that Pahalgam has to offer.

14 Jul 2019 1:17 PM

Indian workers toil in cold Indian Himalayan desert to repair world’s highest roads

Perched at a height of 17,590 ft., Indian workers toil at one of world's highest roads.

11 Jul 2019 1:31 PM

Himalayan glaciers melting doubled since 2000: Study

Currently harbouring some 600 billion tonnes of ice, the Himalayas are sometimes called the earth's ‘Third Pole’.

20 Jun 2019 1:45 PM

A voyage to the land of Lamas

The extraordinary sunset from Shanti Stupa and Night view from Leh place was one of those few things one cannot afford to miss.

20 Jun 2019 12:19 AM


A paradise waiting to be explored

The pristine river originates from the icy cold glacial springs of Hanskund, a snow-capped peak in the verdant Great Himalayan National Park.

26 May 2019 12:04 AM

Everyone dreams of climbing Mount Everest once; this man has done it 23 times!

Kami Rita started the climb from the Nepal side of the range, which is one of the two routes to get up top, the other being Tibet.

15 May 2019 12:00 PM

Indian Army finds the abominable snowman in the Himalayas?

Taking to Twitter, Army said its mountaineering expedition team spotted 'mysterious' footprints on April 09 close to Makalu Base Camp.

30 Apr 2019 9:18 AM

The looking glass war in the Himalayas

The plan to install a snooping device, a veritable looking glass to peer into the Chinese nuclear grounds.

19 Apr 2019 2:12 AM

Himalayan glaciers in grave danger

A third of Himalayan glaciers can no longer be saved: Study.

06 Feb 2019 12:17 PM


Adventure is out there!

Anfy and Anagha are gearing up for a Bullet trip to the Himalayas.

05 Apr 2018 5:57 AM

The echoes of the mountains

Tired of corporate drudgery, author Sohini Sen decided to travel to the Himalayas to not just explore the mountains but also herself.

04 Feb 2018 6:30 AM

Icy ponds on Himalayan glaciers influence water flow: study

Water flowing from glacierised catchments in the Himalaya is a critical water resource for mountain dwellers in particular.

29 Jan 2018 8:37 PM

Eegant water shrew sighted in Uttarakhand for first time

Smallest of amphibious mammals, the water shrew, has currently 13 known species in the world.

06 Jan 2018 6:56 PM

Climbing Mount Everest may lead to psychosis: study

Climbing highest mountains in the world such as Mount Everest can actually cause psychosis, according to a study.

19 Dec 2017 2:33 PM