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Taking the plunge: Man makes 135,000 foot jump in 15 seconds

More than two years after Felix Baumgartner broke the world record for the highest skydive, Alan Eustace has trumped it by jumping a height of 135,890 feet from the Earth’s surface.......

IN PIX: Reaching new heights of daredevilry

Take a look at the incredible jumps 'Fearless Felix' has made. Austrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner broke the sound barrier in a record-breaking jump from a balloon floating nearly 37 kilometres......

IN PICS: Daredevil skydiver who BROKE the sound barrier

Austrian daredevil Felix Baumgartner on Sunday broke the sound barrier during his in a word-record-breaking jump from a balloon floating nearly 37 kilometres above the earth. Click NEXT to read...

Walking, skydiving, flying. All in a weekend's work

A Ganesh Nadar recollects the unsual last weekend he spent in Mumbai before returning to his native village in Tamil Nadu. Friday evenings are normally the best evening of the week as we have the......

India's first skydiving zone, in Gujarat

The Sports Authority of Gujarat is in the process of developing the state as a destination for adventure sports, especially skydiving.According to an official of the forum, SAG is making efforts to......

India Inc jitters on rupee, economy

The rupee’s sustained fall against the dollar, lack of reforms and a crippling liquidity crunch is making India Inc jittery about the economy. On Wednesday, Anand Mahindra, chairman of the......

Why did Maharashtra's UIDAI project fail to meet the hype

Ashok Bhil, a 25-year-old graduate from Navalpur, 7 Km from Tembhli, is disappointed with the way the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is rolling out Aadhaar in Maharashtra. Last......

Hyundai i20 Automatic: How good is it?

"Which automatic car should I buy for my dad?" our marketing head asked a day before we were to test the Hyundai i20 automatic. "Hang in there," I said. The timing of the i20 was quite right.......

Climate 2020: India to be hardest hit

The Earth will be 2.4 degree Celsius warmer by 2020 if the world continues with the business-as-usual approach to climate change and India would be one of the hardest hit countries witnessing up to......

Yeti, Aria and Santa Fe. Which is the best buy?

It's raining Sports Utility Vehicles and crossovers in the country right now. First the Hyundai Santa Fe then Tata Aria and now Skoda Yeti, the Indian car buyers got three brand new utility......

Skydiving with Sonam, Imran!

We so envy Sonam Kapoor and Imran Khan.   The stars of the upcoming movie, I Hate Luv Storys, which releases this Friday, had a rollicking time shooting for their movie in New Zealand.......

John Abraham works his muscles for Rocky Handsome, Dishoom

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: John Abraham is training hard for his upcoming films. He turned to Twitter to share his latest picture (left) and tweeted:......

'So what happens to Bombay Velvet now?'

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities. The Central Board of Film Certification ordered 'Bombay' to be edited from a song by Mumbai-based musician Mihir Joshi before......

TRAILER REVIEW: The Amazing Spiderman 2 looks exciting

Raja Sen feels The Amazing Spiderman 2 trailer is solid and shows us a very ambitious film. Spidey’s back. And, fittingly enough, the trailer starts with a shot of the......

Review: Disco is torturous film

Radhika Rajamani says a bad script, inept direction, and poor technical values will keep audiences away from Disco.Some movies make you wonder why they were made. Why do producers shell out huge......

Sakshi Dhoni and friends go skydiving in New Zealand

Nzone Skydive, an adventure sport program from Queenstown, New Zealand, played host to some of the WAGS of India's cricketers who are touring the country. A haven for adventure sport buffs and......

A Test of patience

Skydivers have parachutes to ensure they don't fall flat on their butts. Administrators have 'in retrospect'.'In retrospect', the ICC Test Championship, introduced in mid-2001, is a non-starter;......

Sports Shorts: 'Schumacher showing moments of consciousness'

The manager of comatose Formula One legend Michael Schumacher has said that there are ''encouraging signs'' in the process of bringing the former German racer out of a medically-induced coma.......

Images: Serena holds firm as Clijsters, Venus shown exit

Serena Williams was left all alone trying to crush an unlikely uprising on Wimbledon's hallowed lawns on Tuesday as sister Venus and Kim Clijsters suffered shock defeats in the women's......

Images: English goalkeepers in blunderland

England's Robert Green was ridiculed after his embarrassing gaffe handed the United States and equaliser in the team's World Cup match on Saturday but the country's national team has a history of......
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Is living on your list?

I find the notion of a bucket list morbid. After all, it is a list of things to do before you die. Die. Why would anyone want to underscore their... ...

http://forbesindia.com/column/think/is-living-on-your-list/40329/1
Elderly Idaho BASE jumper died in burning parachute stunt

By By | Reuters 28 minutes ago SALMON, Idaho (Reuters) - A 73-year-old man who died earlier this month in a botched 500-foot (150-meter) BASE... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/elderly-idaho-jumper-died-burning-parachute-stunt-newspaper-090830252--sector.html
Sail into a future of unimaginable innovations with Quantum of the Seas

The groundbreaking Quantum of the Seas has a new set of first-at-sea onboard experiences, such as Ripcord by iFLY, a heart-pounding skydiving... ...

http://www.webnewswire.com/content/sail-future-unimaginable-innovations-quantum-seas
The thrill to fly carries risk with each leap

Jumpers launch into the air and deploy their parachute. BASE jumpers practice skydiving before taking their pursuits to earthly launch pads. LOS... ...

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Topeka Mom Celebrates 40th Birthday By Running for Unbound and Kids In Poverty

PRWeb 2015-05-19 Christie Appelhanz from Topeka, Kan. is an Unbound Trailblazer and is training for Hospital Hill Run coming up on June 5 in... ...

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