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  1. Ranveer and Sara enjoy in Switzerland with Rohit Shetty for SimmbaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... video, Sara is seen flying high in the air, literally! In the Swiss Alps, the girl is seen trying her hands at paragliding. The video is captioned as: "The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease forever to be able to do it [sic]." Another ...

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  2. Utah County man reflects on paragliding crash from hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    A Utah County man slammed to the ground from more than 30 feet while paragliding this weekend. He was preparing to land in Pleasant Grove.

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  3. Utah County man hurt after falling more than 30 feet in paragliding accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KSL-TV

    A Utah County man was hospitalized Saturday after falling right out of the sky. He was paragliding when something went wrong with his chute.

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  4. Wanaka man not licensed to flyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Otago Daily Times

    The Wanaka speed flyer who died following a crash on Isthmus Peak, near Lake Hawea, on Sunday did not hold a licence to fly. New Zealand Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association chief executive Evan Lamberton, of Auckland, said yesterday it was a legal requirement for paraglider pilots - which included speed flyers - to hold a licence and be a member of a club.

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  5. Wanaka speed-flying crash victim loved action sport and musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... where they chose to launch, the track falls quite sharply." Local sources described speed-flying as a form of paragliding, but with a smaller wing designed for flying closer to the ground. If it involves skis, it is known as speed-riding. A ...

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  6. Jimmy Keane named as Wanaka man killed in speed-flying crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... said yesterday Keane had been speed flying. Speed-flying is an extreme sport that involves a combination of paragliding and skiing skills. Keane was picked up from the Mt Isthmus area by helicopter and taken to Dunedin Hospital in a critical ...

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  7. Police name man who died in speed flying crash near WanakaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... where they chose to launch - the track falls quite sharply." Local sources described speed-flying as a form of paragliding, but with a smaller wing designed for flying closer to the ground. If it involves skis, it is known as speed-riding. A ...

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  8. Subhash Ghai tried to kiss me forcefully, claims TV actress; Sara Ali ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | The Times of India

    Director Subhash Ghai, who was accused of allegedly drugging and raping a woman several years ago, has now been accused of molesting TV actress Kate Sharma. On the other hand, Sara Ali Khan is giving some serious vacation goals to all by sharing her paragliding videos from Switzerland.

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  9. Trump's UK visit cost police nearly $24 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | Tehran Times

    ... on people demonstrated against the UK's role in the invasion of Iraq in 2003. Police in Scotland also arrested a paragliding protester, who flew close to Trump as he visited his Turnberry golf resort in Scotland.

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  10. Sara Ali Khan flying high in the sky even before her debut in BollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | The Times of India

    Even before making her debut in Bollywood, star kid Sara Ali Khan, daughter of Saif Ali Khan and Amrita Singh, is flying high in the sky. Literally! The soon-to-be Bollywood actress shared some adventurous photos and videos of herself where Sara can be seen paragliding in Swiss Alps.

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  11. Parapenter dies after crash near WanakaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... called about 10am, and a patient with "critical injuries" was transported to hospital. The death is the second paragliding related death this year, after 27-year-old American traveller Tyler Nii died on January 10. Nii, who was from California, was ...

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  12. 'Sky is the limit' for Sara Ali KhanRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 13 | Newkerala.com

    The 24-year-old recently unleashed her adventurous side as she went paragliding in Switzerland. Taking to Instagram, Sara posted two videos in which she can be seen flying in the picturesque Alps.

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  13. Check out Sara Ali Khan on cloud nine, literallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | DNA India

    The 24-year-old recently unleashed her adventurous side as she went paragliding in Switzerland. Taking to Instagram, Sara posted two videos in which she can be seen flying in the picturesque Alps.

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  14. Paramotor enthusiast dies in early morning accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | The Star Online

    ... rom where he fell," he said, adding the case was classified under sudden death. Paramotor, also known as powered paragliding, is where the pilot is propelled into the air, using an engine from a flat ground surface.

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  15. Services set for Mol, 38Read the original story

    Saturday Oct 13 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    ... are invited to attend the gathering, organized by JH Free Flight Club. There will be an online auction of Mol's paragliding and athletic gear to offset funeral costs and support mental health organizations. Another service has been scheduled for 2 ...

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  16. Hunters deploying men's cologne in effort to catch killer tigerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | ABC News

    Wildlife rangers in India are planning to use Calvin Klein cologne to help locate a suspected man-eating tiger, accused of killing 13 people in the past two years. A large-scale hunt involving patrol teams, 100 infra-red cameras, trained elephants, paragliders and drones has so far failed to find the female tiger and her two cubs for the past few months in regional Maharashtra state.

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  17. Vishal Dadlani hopes to get solo pilot license soonRead the original story

    Friday Oct 12 | Newkerala.com

    Mumbai, Oct 12 : Singer-composer Vishal Dadlani says he is a licensed paraglider, and is hoping to get a solo pilot license by the end of this year. "I am quite adventurous in life and had been learning paragliding for two years.

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  18. Friends mourn Mark MolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    From the skies he soared to the ground where he touched down, and throughout the rest of his life, those who knew him say Mark Mol carried with him "a wild soul and a caring heart." Mol, a 38-year-old Jacksonite and beloved member of the paragliding community, was found dead Tuesday morning.

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  19. Ben Nevis 'broke' Lancaster wheelchair adventurerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | BBC News

    However, the 50-year-old has pledged to continue his annual challenges and said he now has to pick between paragliding, scuba diving and canoeing.

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  20. Stunning footage shows speed flying through scenic Italian mountainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 8 | Mail on Sunday

    ... Speed Flying is a new winter sport created by paraglider pilots and skydivers to create a link between paragliding and skiing. Speed flying wings are usually between 12 and 18 sq.m in area. Below about 12 sq.m, the wings are used predominantly for ...

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