Himalayas

India bus crash: At least 44 people killed as vehicle plummets into gorge in Himalayas

At least 44 people have been killed after a bus plummeted into a gorge in the Himalayas.<p>Police were desperately trying to reach casualties after the …

India

6000 pilgrims head for Amarnath cave in south Himalayas

Nearly 6,000 pilgrims left Jammu in escorted convoys on Monday to perform the Amarnath Yatra in South Kashmir Himalayas.<p>The annual yatra resumed on …

India

CRPF opens help desk at Jammu Railway Station for Amarnath pilgrims

The CRPF has opened a help desk at the railway station here to facilitate pilgrims going to the cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas.

Railway Stations

Rishikesh, the yoga capital of the world

The Indian town of Rishikesh in the foothills of the Himalayas is the mecca of yoga, drawing tens of thousands of foreign tourists every year to its …

Yoga

Longtime Indian restaurant reopens in Chamblee

Himalayas Indian Restaurant is back.<p>The eatery -- <b>which closed Dec. 31, 2017</b> at its old location at 5520 Peachtree Industrial Blvd after more than 25 …

South India

Learning about the Himalayas using Mars technology

he Himalayan Range includes some of the youngest and most spectacular mountains on Earth, but the rugged landscape that lends it the striking beauty …

Mountain read

In a new anthology,<i>Himalayan Arc: Journeys East of South-east,</i> editor Namita Gokhale aims to highlight the literature that's thriving in the …

Sikkim

Mount Makalu, Himalayas - Featured Image

Mount Makalu in the Himalayas is pictured in this Copernicus Sentinel-2B image from 9 December 2017.<p>At 8485 m high, Makalu is the fifth highest …

Mountaineering

Image: Mount Makalu, Himalayas

Mount Makalu in the Himalayas is pictured in this Copernicus Sentinel-2B image from 9 December 2017.<p>At 8485 m high, Makalu is the fifth highest …

Mount Everest

China’s Long Game in the Himalayas

Editor's Note: This is the 21st installment of “Southern (Dis)Comfort,” a series from War on the Rocks and the Stimson Center. The series seeks to …

China

Kumaon · Himalayas, India

Deep in the Himalayas, a glass-fronted minimalist residence cantilevers from the hillside. This is the Kumaon, a hotel comprising of ten luxury …

Architecture

The 65 Best Surf Spots in the World

Himalayas: Oahu, Hawaii<p><b>The Spot:</b> Himalayas, located in Oahu, Hawaii<p><b>Why It Matters:</b> As the king of the North Shore’s outer reefs, “some of the biggest …

Oahu

John Ramos Interviews Ben Clark Who Did The Snowman Trek

John Ramos Interviews Ben Clark who accomplished The Snowman Trek in the Himalayas. <b>Listen to the interview above and check out the photos and trailer</b> …

Snowman

Multiple threats to Himalayan biodiversity

The Indian Himalayas, which constitute about 12% of the country’s landmass, is home to about 30.16% of its fauna, says a new publication from the …

Biodiversity

Minimalist and Sustainable Hotel in the Himalayas

If you’re planning a trip to the Indian Himalayas, you should definitely consider the beautiful minimalist hotel Kumaon, located on a rugged …

Minimalism

Nature, People and Wildlife in the Indian Himalayas

In March 2017, French photographer Lionel Prado spent three months in Ladakh, in the Indian Himalayas, to study the cohabitation of man and wildlife. …

Wildlife

New Prince’s Himalayas Nine Opens

<b>New Prince’s Himalayas Nine Opens</b><p>Prince’s, in Kent, has unveiled its new-look Himalayas nine featuring a stunning new par-3 and par-5.<p>Designed by …

Golf

The Kumaon: A Minimalist Hotel Hidden in the Himalayas Offers More Than Just Incredible Views

President and Creative Director of Bernhardt Design, Jerry Helling, grew up on a ranch in a remote town with 11 people in his graduating class before …

Minimalism

Drones bring healthcare to the Himalayas

When Nepali labourer Om Bahadur Purja sprained his leg in his remote village he would have faced a four-hour trek to the nearest medical centre - but …

Striking mountain home frames stunning views of the Himalayas

Located in the village of Satkhol in India<p>This striking wood-framed home rises against a majestic backdrop of the Himalayas on a flat site some 2,000 meters above sea level. Located in the village of Satkhol in India’s Nainital district, the so-called Woodhouse was designed by New Delhi-based Matra …

Architecture

Himalayas wettest, warmest on record: Researchers

Shimla, March 29 (IANS) Recent decades have been the wettest and warmest on record in the Himalayas, say researchers who are alarmed that a "warming …

Climate Change

11 tips for trekking in the Himalayas

The good news is you don’t need to be Sir Edmund Hillary to experience the Himalaya Mountains. In fact whatever your age, abilities or experience …

Trekking

Join an expedition to Rishikesh and feel the bliss in the Himalayas

A travel company is now offering people feeling the same the chance to join an expedition to Rishikesh, so that they can recharge their batteries …

Uttarakhand

Rajinikanth leaves for the Himalayas

Actor Rajinikanth left for the Himalayas on Saturday and said that he would be there for a minimum of 15 days.<p>Speaking to mediapersons at the …

Celebrity News (India)

Rajinikanth leaves for annual spiritual pilgrimage, this time to Himalayas

Superstar Rajinikanth on Saturday left for the Himalayas on his annual spiritual pilgrimage, saying he would be there for a minimum of 15 days. "My …

Entertainment (India)

Lesser snow as it gets hotter in the Himalayas: Experts

Quoting a study done on the Chandra Basin in the Western Himalayas between 1985 and 2009, experts says increasing temperatures due to climate change …

Climate Change

Kilian Jornet and Emelie Forsberg present TESTING OURSELVES

As well as the scientific aspect, the documentary explores the life of the couple during a climbing expedition. Is it possible to climb 8,000m summit …

Ultramarathons

Wildflower Hall, Shimla in the Himalayas

Set 8,000 feet above sea level with dazzling views of the magnificent Himalayas, Wildflower Hall was built on the site of Lord Kitchener’s summer …

Wildflowers

Protected: Looking for a wellness retreat? This is our ideal pick

• Home<br>• Beauty<br>• Beauty Wellness<p>Published by Ananda in the Himalayas |<p><i>In this story:</i> Diet, Ganga, Rose, Yoga<p>Now Playing: Aditi Rao Hydari’s Behind the …

Fashion (India)

14 Tips for Planning a Trip to the Indian Himalayas

<b>Check your timings</b><p>The Himalayas is made up of dramatic topography, lush valleys and extensive cold deserts that stretch on for miles. Whether you’re …

Hiking