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A man, his wife, two dogs and a three-legged kitten: This is the unbelievable story of one family's journey to the Himalayas in a Tiago

We spoke to Arun Sekhar, a techie from Bengaluru, about his experience of travelling from the Garden City to the Himalayas in a Tiago with his family of dogs and a rescue kitten

Published on 23rd March 2021
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Women's Day: Swapnamita Vaideswaran is a geologist specialising in the Himalayas and Northeast. This is her story! 

From understanding the behaviour of the Shillong Plateau to determining the rate of depletion of Himalayan glaciers and its impact, Swapnamita Vaideswaran has studied the mountains like never before

Published on 6th March 2021
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LPU researchers find Himalayan black rock salt better than pink for people with high BP. Here's why

According to the research, the Himalayan Black rock salt was found to have lower levels of sodium than both the Himalayan pink salt and regular table salts, which makes it a healthier option

Published on 9th December 2020
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IIT Mandi team develops infusion technology for herbs in the mid-Himalayan region to help farmers

The team at the institute's Botanical Garden and Medicinal Plant Lab analysed various herbs growing in the mid-Himalayan region in and around the villages surrounding IIT Mandi

Published on 19th June 2020
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Meet this Coimbatore engineer turned farmer who travels the country when he's not farming 

A 28-year-old farmer, Balaji Suresh spends a dedicated four months working hard on his farm at Coimbatore and then, kicks back the rest of the year, exploring new places on his trusty Himalayan

Published on 1st January 2020
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Why Gitanjali JB wants to put the soul and spirituality back in Indian education

Born in Balasore, Gitanjali JB, Founding Member and CEO of Himalayan Institute of Alternatives, Ladakh, is a multi-hyphenate who is an educationist, entrepreneur, a black belt in karate and more

Published on 15th October 2019
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Nepal schools make Mandarin compulsory after China offers to pay teachers' salaries

Many schools across Nepal have made it mandatory for students to learn Chinese lured by the Chinese government's offer to cover salaries of teachers who teach Mandarin, the Himalayan Times reported

Published on 15th June 2019
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Why Offbeat Tracks could craft your most productive travel experience ever

Vacations aren't just about lazy days and great social media selfies. If you take a trip with Offbeat Tracks, you might just find yourself lighting up a home in a village in the Himalayas — and living

Published on 3rd April 2019
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India to release eight captive-reared vultures with tracking devices

Prior to this release, two captive Himalayan griffon vultures were released in the wild in June 2016 from the Pinjore centre on an experimental basis.

Published on 11th November 2018
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IIT Mandi's new eco-innovation uses pine needles as a substitute for LPG 

The institute's Centre for Uplifting Himalayan Livelihood (UHL) has started a new briquettes and pellets production unit which uses pine needle as an alternative for firewoods or LPG
 

Published on 8th November 2018
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Sameera Dahiya quit an IT job to become a biker. Here's why she's super positive today

Sameera Dahiya quit her high paying corporate job to be a full-time biker. Three years and 80,000 kilometres on she's gearing up for the Raid De Himalayas 2019

Published on 30th October 2018
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Tripura youth first one from the district selected to climb Mt Everest

There will be seven members in the team and they have to walk and climb 20 km of Himalayans roads on an average every day to reach the highest peaks of Everest

Published on 18th June 2018
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Meet Kerala's Mini Augustine, the oldest woman to 'bullet' up the Himalayas in a Classic 500

Nothing seems to get in Mini Augustine's way as she gushes about her motorcycle journey to the Himalayas and her love for her Royal Enfield Classic 500

Published on 3rd January 2018

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