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Saugus investigates if Santa forced to bail from his sleigh
All eyes in Saugus were on the sky yesterday, where a mystery man "possibly dressed as Santa Claus" was spotted grazing the treetops, prompting an all-out search by police both on land and by air.
Thu Dec 19, 2013
Tearful farewell to tragic paraglider
More than 100 family and friends paid their respects to a Fylde man who died in a tragic paragliding accident.
Sofia News Agency
Red Bull Bird's Eye in Bulgaria's mountains
In Bulgaria , the Rila mountain range's highest peak, Musala, sits just 70km away from the capital city of Sofia, and is a favourite destination for Bulgarian paraglider pilot Veso Ovcharov and friends.
Small World News Service
British paraglider sets record for longest flight after soaring for nine-and-a-half HOURS
A British paraglider has soared into the record books after flying non-stop for nine-and-a -half hours - and nearly 230 MILES.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Ultimate Descent: Paragliding From Everest's Peak, Then Kayaking to Indian Ocean
In a never before attempted feat, the two Nepali men set their sights on paragliding from Everest's summit and then taking a near 500-mile kayaking trip on the Ganges River to the Indian Ocean in 2011.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Iran frees Slovak paragliders
Two Slovak paragliders arrested in Iran for allegedly spying returned home early on Friday after 205 days in prison, officials said.
[Locked] Slovak paragliders back home, flown in by a government airplane
The remaining two Slovak paragliders detained in Iran are back home. After more than 200 days spent in detention over espionage allegations, they were flown into Bratislava on December 13 shortly after 1:30 by a government airplane.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
High flyer helps us get better view of the forces of nature
OFF: Polish artist/photographer Kacper Kowalski with his paraglider on Barvas Moor, Lewis, as he sets out to take pictures of the island's peat bogs.
Paragliding Feature Part 2
Hey folks buckle up its time for part two of our feature on Paragliding. Yesterday you learnt all about this nifty device which can be used as a means of transport and in some cases to fight crime.
'Daredevil Peggy' the world's oldest paraglider has died aged 106
A great-grandmother who was the oldest member of the Royal British Legion and held the record for being the world's oldest paraglider has died at 106 years old.
Iran releases remaining two detained Slovak paragliders
Iranian authorities released the remaining two of a total of eight Slovak paragliders detained in May for alleged espionage and for owning unpermitted devices.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
The Daily Star
Iran frees two Slovak paragliders held for spying: IRNA
TEHRAN: Iran released on Wednesday the last two of eight Slovak paragliders who were arrested in May for allegedly spying, the official news agency IRNA reported.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
In India many Himalayan region are there which have very beautiful places and good weather as well as free pollution area.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Extreme photographer is still smiling despite hitting a boulder and...
A photographer emerged smiling after being hit by a boulder while paragliding as she tried to get a perfect action shot of an extreme stunt.
The Daily Record
In pictures: Extreme photographer seriously injured while paragliding over mountains in Pakistan
SUBO, who shot to fame on Britain's Got Talent, spoke of her relief at finding what it was that made her "different".
Sun Dec 08, 2013
South Korean paraglider falls to death in Nepal: police
A South Korean paraglider plunged to his death at a Nepalese tourist resort after his emergency parachute failed to open, local officials said on Sunday.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Paragliders perform during the World Police Cross-Country Championship at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club in Doha yesterday.
The Daily Star
Two perfect places to try out your new travel gifts
BEIRUT: Start daydreaming about your summer 2014 adventures this Christmas with presents that match Nakhal's newest adventures: Dubrovnik, Croatia; and Budva, Montenegro.
The Otago Daily Times
Third NZ record with 117km 'FIA triangle'
Lake Hawea paragliding pilot Grant Middendorf has laid claim to another New Zealand record - giving him all three of the country's main paragliding records.
Pendle Hill paraglider death man named
The paraglider who died following an accident at Pendle Hill on Wednesday has been named as 48-year-old Rob Kirkbride from Lytham.