Best of News

Keywords

Samina Baig, the first Pakistani woman climber to summit the world's... News PhotoAdult,Airport,Arrival,Asia,Climbing,Horizontal,Islamabad,Journalist,Mountain Peak,Mt. Everest,Pakistan,Social Issues,Talking,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPSamina Baig, (L) the first Pakistani woman climber to summit the world's highest peak Mount Everest, speaks to journalists on her arrival at Banezir airport in Islamabad on June 3, 2013. The 22-year-old Baig, from the small town of Shimshal in the Hunza valley in Pakistan's mountainous north, scaled the 8,848 metre (29,029 feet) peak early on 19 May after a gruelling expedition in rough weather. AFP PHOTO/Farooq NAEEM (Photo credit should read FAROOQ NAEEM/AFP/Getty Images)