Tahira Mirza

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Happy Birthday Arsène Wenger: Arsenal Manager Turns 66 We Take A Look At His Career In Pictures

(1) Comments | Posted 22 October 2015 | (10:47)

Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger, currently the longest serving manager in English League football turns 66 today.

Gunners fans have taken to social media to wish one of the most successful managers in their history happy birthday with the #HappyBirthdayBoss hashtag.

After last years FA...

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This Incredible Picture Of Lightning Is Out Of This World

(0) Comments | Posted 20 October 2015 | (15:58)

Photographer Michal Lucansky has taken what can only be described as one of the best lightning pictures we have ever seen.

The image was taken earlier this year near Martin in Slovakia, and consists of a 12 minute exposure.

Lucansky explains how the image was put together: "This...

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Wildlife Photographer Of The Year 2015: Fox's Epic Battle For Survival Wins Prestigious Photo Competition

(8) Comments | Posted 13 October 2015 | (23:30)

This year's winner of the Wildlife Photographer Of The Year Competition has been awarded to amateur photographer Don Gutoski for his incredible image 'A tale of two foxes' battling it out for survival in the subarctic climes of Cape Churchill, Canada.

Beating more than 42,000 entries submitted from...

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Jurgen Klopp Is Unveiled As New Liverpool Manager PICTURES

(1) Comments | Posted 9 October 2015 | (12:01)

Jurgen Klopp was officially unveiled as the new Liverpool manager today.

In his first ever press conference Klopp joked about being the 'Normal One' when asked about Jose Mourinho's 'Special One' status.

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Cristiano Ronaldo Celebrates Becoming Real Madrid's 'Top Goal Scorer' PICTURES

(0) Comments | Posted 2 October 2015 | (15:34)

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrated his footballing achievements in a special ceremony dedicated to him today attended by his family and teammates.

The Real Madrid forward received a trophy from the club's president Florentino Perez to celebrate his success in surpassing 500 career goals and leveling Bernabeu legend Raul's record 323...

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Autumnal Equinox : 26 Spectacular Images To Mark Britain's Seasonal Beauty

(0) Comments | Posted 23 September 2015 | (11:13)

In non-scientific terms the Autumnal Equinox marks the start of Autumn.

Equinoxes occur twice a year, in Spring and Autumn around 21 March and 23 September.

These are the only times during the whole duration of the year when the Earth is not titled at a 23.5 degree angle...

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The Winners Of The Best Astronomy Images Of The Year Are Brilliantly Breathtaking

(3) Comments | Posted 22 September 2015 | (13:33)

French photographer Luc Jamet's image of the total solar eclipse in Svalbard has won this year's Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2015 award.

The awe inspiring photograph captured the drama of the total solar eclipse 100m above the wintry Norwegian valley of Sassendalen.

solar eclipse


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This Year's Winner Of The British Wildlife Photography Awards 2015 Is Bird-tastic

(0) Comments | Posted 14 September 2015 | (11:17)

The winner for this year's British Wildlife Photography Awards has been announced.

Showcasing the very best wildlife entries from around the UK the overall winning picture has been awarded to Barrie Williams from Edinburgh who took a photo of Northern Gannets taken at Noss on the Shetland Isles against...

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Meet The Incredible People Who Have Made It Into This Year's Guinness World Records 2016

(0) Comments | Posted 9 September 2015 | (12:47)

From the fastest tortoise to the most flesh tunnels in a face, the contenders for this year's Guinness World Records have been unveiled.

The release of this year's book also features the fastest time to crush three watermelons between the thighs and the world's largest feet.

With pet records being...

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015: First Look At The Shortlisted Finalists

(1) Comments | Posted 1 September 2015 | (01:05)

The Natural History Museum has unveiled the first entries for this year's Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition.

Wrestling komodo dragons, ethereal egrets and thirsty squirrels are amongst some of the incredible images captured by this year’s finalists.

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'Neymar' Signs For Limerick FC

(2) Comments | Posted 27 August 2015 | (17:43)

Did Limerick FC just make the transfer of the century and sign NEYMAR? The answer is obviously no.

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The Incredible Moment A Humpback Whale Stunned Tourists With A Spectacular Backflip

(1) Comments | Posted 25 August 2015 | (16:19)

It’s not everyday you get to experience a breaching whale up so close.

This is the incredible moment a humpback whale stunned tourists by doing a backflip.

Flippin' Hell

Appearing out of nowhere the whale surprised everyone by emerging out of the...

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Woman Attacked By Seagulls And 28 Other Pictures From Banksy's Dismaland Show

(2) Comments | Posted 20 August 2015 | (15:27)

Banksy has opened his most mind-boggling creation yet in none other than Weston-super-Mare, Somerset.

Created at an old swimming centre he regularly used as a child the project includes death dodgems, a sinister Ariel from The Little Mermaid, a toppled Cinderella cart and an obscure billboard poster...

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Artist Jane Long Beautifully Transforms Vintage Black and White Photographs Bringing Them To Life

(13) Comments | Posted 18 August 2015 | (15:56)

Artist Jane Long has found an inspiring way of bringing old black and white photos back to life.

Using her retouching skills Jane merges vintage photographs with worldly scenarios creating amazingly surreal images that make up her 'Dancing with Costica' series.

Long explains how she came up with the concept...

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23 Pictures Of Seagulls ‘Attacking' Coastal Towns That Remind Us Of Alfred Hitchcock's ‘The Birds'

(0) Comments | Posted 30 July 2015 | (12:31)

Britain is in full panic mode amid claims the country's marauding seagulls are now feasting on whole rats to stave off their insatiable hunger.

There have been reports of the birds stealing mobile phones, attacking a man for a bacon butty and leaving him with a black...

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Astronomy Photographer Of The Year 2015 Images Are Out Of This World

(1) Comments | Posted 9 July 2015 | (13:35)

Stunning celestial views of the Milky Way, Northern Lights, and comets hurtling through space are just some of the incredible images to have made the shortlist for the 2015 Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition.

The competition, which is run by the Royal Observatory...

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Winner Of Environmental Photographer Of The Year 2015 Captures Devastating Effects Of Climate Change

(11) Comments | Posted 27 June 2015 | (13:29)

With over ten thousand entries, this years environmental photographer of the year has been awarded to Uttam Kamati for his inspiring image of a husband and wife watering watermelon saplings on the Teesta river bed, in West Bengal, India.

Kamati is an amateur photographer and filmmaker from India,...

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Environmental Photographer Of The Year 2015: Thought-Provoking Images Change The Way We Look At Climate Change

(14) Comments | Posted 19 June 2015 | (11:01)

Sometimes a picture can just be a picture, but these images force us to look beyond the photo and grasp the reality of the world around us.

More than 10,000 images by photographers and filmmakers from across the world have been submitted for this year's Atkins CIWEM Environmental...

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This Explorer Just Went Into The Middle Of The World's Most Active Volcano

(3) Comments | Posted 12 June 2015 | (21:44)

Remember when George Kourounis stood at the edge of a hot molten lava spewing volcano and took a selfie?

Friend and adventurer Sam Cossman who originally filmed the footage of George took his love for exploring to another level.

These new images show Sam delving deep...

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Hobbit Fans Recreate The 'Battle of Five Armies' In A Forest In Czech Republic

(2) Comments | Posted 8 June 2015 | (13:37)

Hundreds of bloodthirsty Hobbit fans came together over the weekend to take part in a re-enactment of the 'Battle of Five Armies' in a forest near the town of Doksy in the Czech Republic.

A vast army of elves, men and dwarves joined alliances to fight against goblins and...

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