Balloonist's Atlantic bid ends in failure

An American adventurer's bid to float across the Atlantic to Europe in a rowboat suspended by 370 helium balloons failed when he was forced to land in the Canadian province of Newfoundland, he said Friday. Duration: 00:31. Sep 13, 2013

37 dead in Russian psychiatric home fire

Thirty-seven people were killed when a fire swept through a wooden psychiatric hospital in northwest Russia overnight Thursday, in the latest tragedy to hit the country's mental health institutions. Duration: 00:44. Sep 13, 2013

Nirbhaya Verdict a lesson to continue creating deterrent: Delhi Police

NEW DELHI, Sep 13 (ANI): Even as a fast track court in New Delhi sentenced to death all four convicts in the December 16 Delhi Gang rape case, nine months after the horrific incident, the Delhi Police on Friday said that the verdict was a lesson to continue creating deterrent to stop such crimes in future. Sep 13, 2013

Leander Paes reckons Martina Navratilova as his inspiration

Mumbai, Sep 13 (ANI): India___s ace tennis player Leander Paes admitted that he regards his former mixed doubles partner, Martina Navratilova, as his inspiration to live a healthy lifestyle and be successful on the court. Paes shared these views with the mediapersons at the airport in Mumbai on his return from the New York on Friday where he and Radek Stepanek emerged as the winners in men___s doubles of the US Open at the Flushing Meadows. After the match Paes rated the victory above the 2012 Australian Open title. Sep 13, 2013

It___s official: Narendra Modi is BJP___s PM candidate

New Delhi, Sep 13 (ANI): BJP___s Parliamentary Board on Friday announced that Gujarat Chief, Narendra Modi will be the party___s 2014 Prime Ministerial Candidate. Party Chief, Rajnath Singh made the formal announcement for the same. Sep 13, 2013

Congress silent on Modi, says will be in election mode soon

New Delhi, Sep 13 (ANI): Even as BJP___s Parliamentary Board on Friday announced that Gujarat Chief, Narendra Modi will be the party___s 2014 Prime Ministerial Candidate, Senior Congress Leader, Kapil Sibal refused to react on the same saying the Congress will be in election mode very soon and will come up with their own candidate at the right time. Sep 13, 2013

Will leave no stone unturned to win, says BJP___s PM Candidate Modi

New Delhi, Sep 13 (ANI): Even as BJP___s Parliamentary Board on Friday announced that Gujarat Chief, Narendra Modi will be the party___s 2014 Prime Ministerial Candidate, a visibly emotional Modi said that the party will leave no stone unturned to win the 2014 Polls. Sep 13, 2013

It happens: Hindu Festival

Mumbai, September 13 (ANI): Mumbai painted itself in festive colour as celebrations for popular Hindu festival Ganesh Chaturthi dedicated to elephant headed God Ganesha began on Monday. Sep 13, 2013