Best of News

Keywords

Light from a sunrise is cast on mountain Kangchenjunga near... News PhotoAsia,Darjeeling,Horizontal,Human Interest,India,Kangchenjunga,Mountain,Outdoors,People,Sunrise - Dawn,West BengalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPLight from a sunrise is cast on mountain Kangchenjunga near Darjeeling (bottom) on December 22, 2012. Kangchenjunga is the third highest mountain in the world with an altitude of 8,586 metres (28,169 feet) after Mount Everest and K2. The economy of the eastern Indian state of Sikkim is being buoyed by the ever increasing numbers of foreign and domestic tourists keen to view the peak which sits at the eastern end of the Himalayan Mountain Range. AFP PHOTO/ Diptendu DUTTA (Photo credit should read DIPTENDU DUTTA/AFP/Getty Images)