In a mission called “The Redbull Stratos”, former Austrian military parachutist, Felix Baumgartner, dives from a balloon-lifted capsule 24 miles up in an attempt to break the sound barrier. The operation was a success with Felix setting a few Guinness world records in the process. Here are some of the pictures from this momentous achievement.
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Though Kingfisher is undergoing a tough time these days, but eversince its evolution the brand had made it to headlines for two reasons, one, for lavish life style of its patron Vijay Mallya and the brigade of hotties that Kingfisher provided to Bollywood through its calender campaigns.
So here are a few gorgeous dames of Bollywood, who began their showbiz jaunt with Kingfisher calenders.
Rani Mukherjee is back in a very different "avatar".
It looks like that her new look is inspired from Vaidya Balan's Dirty Picture look. This is how she's looking in her new film called Aiyyaa. Film's promo was relased a few days ago and there songs's been relased till now.
The story is about a Marathi girl Meenakshi Deshpande (Rani Mukerji) falling in love with a Tamil artist Surya (Prithviraj). It is a quirky and funny love story with the backdrop of a Tamil - Marathi cultural clash. The lead female protagonist woos the stranger she desires as he smells good.
The global James Dyson Awards continues to provide a stage on which young inventors can strut their stuff. The international judges are now reviewing this year’s entries in the lead up to the announcement of the 15 finalists on October 18. One of the entries that was under consideration is the Crawl from Kieran John. It is a pneumatically powered motorized platform designed to improve the efficiency of power line installation and servicing.
Mahatma Gandhi needs no introduction. Everyone knows about the man who led the Indian people to independence from British rule in 1947. He was born on October 2, 1869 and this day is celebrated as Gandhi Jayanti in India. UNO declared October 2 as International Day of Non-violence. Mahatma was the title given to him by Rabindranath Tagore and he is known as Father of Indian nation.