Jharkhand  /  Published 21.01.20

Trekking added at Hundru

Jharkhand Tourism Development Corporation (JTDC) has made arrangements for trekkers at Hundru with the help of Adventure Travellers Academy Giridih.After Netarhat, the facility has been started at the...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

Health  /  Published 01.01.19

Walk the walk

I took up trekking well past the age of 50, so I make an effort to keep myself in shape. I stick to a healthy diet and go jogging. I also work out at the gym at least four days a week. Recently, I und...
By The Telegraph in

World  /  Published 27.12.18

First man to solo across Antarctica unaided

The final miles of a nearly two-month race across Antarctica — a lonely effort marked by long days, short nights and stunning endurance — ended on Wednesday with a sprint to the finish.In what cou...
By Adam Skolnick/NYTNS in

West Bengal  /  Published 20.09.18

More trekking options in Bengal

The Bengal forest department has identified 23 new trekking routes in Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Jalpaiguri and Alipurduar to be opened ahead of the tourist season starting next month.The move can help in...

Jharkhand  /  Published 18.03.20

Coronavirus cloud over Sikkim trek

The Covid-19 threat has put a question mark over a trek to be shepherded by Everester Premlata Agarwal next month.The pandemic has forced Premlata to keep her fingers crossed even though most of the s...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 12.04.19

Sukantanagar boys’ trek trips

If you think trekking is a sport popular only with the upwardly mobile, you haven’t heard of Bidhannagar Hiking Society. The secretary of this recently-registered society runs a photocopy shop while...
By Brinda Sarkar in Calcutta

Travel  /  Published 25.02.19

In photos: The living root bridges of Meghalaya

We walked for a few more metres to reach Nongriat village, where the double decker bridge is located. There was a counter for entry tickets. The path from the village took us only a few minutes and we...
By Subhadeep Biswas in

North East  /  Published 25.12.18

Trek along the paths less treaded in Assam’s Nellie

A 10km trekking route will be opened soon for enthusiasts in the New Year at Nellie in Morigaon district, which the forest department claims is the longest in the state.The route, which passes through...
By Sarat Sarma in Nagaon


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