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Thursday 05 September 2013
22-year-iold from Brighton began trekking alone in the region on 5 August but has not been heard of since
Tips and deals of the week: Kipling’s new luggage range; trip on the Golden Eagle Danube Express; Google launches Trekker
Saturday 24 August 2013
Thursday 22 August 2013
As successes mingle with disappointments as thousands of young people get their grades today, these motivational quotes are worth a read
Thursday 15 August 2013
Wingsuits allow the wearer to both fall downwards and move across the sky at speeds up to 226mph
Tuesday 28 May 2013
With what relish Jim Perrin must have written the dateline concluding this idiosyncratic biography: "Ariège, Bastille Day 2012". In Shipton & Tilman, the Pyrenees-based Perrin has ignited some impish Fete Nationale firecrackers of his own to slip under the door of mountaineering's conceit. His aim has been to reclaim these two explorers from an establishment within which "they never truly belonged".
The five-mile high octogenarian contest: 80-year-old man begins quest to become oldest man to climb Mount Everest... but 81-year-old rival also seeks title
Wednesday 22 May 2013
Yuichiro Miura, 80, who has had heart surgery four times is already in the oxygen-deficient 'death zone'
Friday 17 May 2013
An 80-year-old Japanese mountaineer has begun his attempt to scale Mount Everest, in an effort to reclaim his title as the oldest man to reach the summit.
Tuesday 30 April 2013
Overcrowding and culture clashes are the modern Himalayan climbing experience
Monday 07 January 2013
Fashion finds inspiration from the great explorers, discovers Harriet Walker
Thursday 03 January 2013
Irish climber Ian McKeever inspired others to follow their dreams
Monday 12 November 2012
There is one candidate for Director General who would really ruffle Murdoch feathers
Monday 01 October 2012
Japan's pensioners may be celebrated – but they are also creating a 'national crisis'. By David McNeill in Tokyo
Saturday 21 July 2012
British medal hopeful Phillips Idowu was "full of emotion" today as he carried the Olympic Torch in Stratford - just a stone's throw from the Olympic Park in east London.
Saturday 16 June 2012
The Hives' fifth album has been five years in the making. It's the time it takes to make a classic, the natty rockers tell Gillian Orr
Sunday 27 May 2012
New theory could prove how life began and disprove God
This is what it's like to be dead, according to a guy who died for a bit
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
'Jihadi John': CAGE representative storms off Sky News accusing Kay Burley of Islamophobia
Ukip would cut billions from Scottish budget to fund English tax cuts
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
- 1 End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
- 2 This restaurant has misunderstood the concept of 'cheese and biscuits'
- 3 Raif Badawi, the Saudi Arabian blogger sentenced to 1,000 lashes, may now face death penalty
- 4 Delhi bus rapist blames dead victim for attack because 'girls are responsible for rape'
- 5 PornHub turns masturbation into energy in bid to save the planet