Tahira Mirza

Entries by Tahira Mirza

Murtaza Ahmadi: Five-Year-Old 'Plastic Bag Boy' Set To Meet Hero Lionel Messi

(1) Comments | Posted 1 February 2016 | (20:06)

Lionel Messi is set to meet five-year-old Murtaza Ahmadi, the Afghan boy who captured people's hearts after a picture of him wearing a plastic bag football shirt went viral.

Murtaza was photographed wearing the blue and white striped carrier bag with Messi’s name on it. His father Arif...

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This Leaping Lemur Likes To 'Move It Move It'

(1) Comments | Posted 1 February 2016 | (16:15)

This dancing lemur definitely likes to 'move it move it'.

Just like a scene straight out of the animated film 'Madagascar' the real life 'King Julian' was pictured strutting his stuff across a forest in Madagascar.

Australian wildlife photographer Shannon Benson captured this hilarious moment whilst working on...

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Mesut Ozil Responds To New Song Arsenal Fans Dedicate To Him

(0) Comments | Posted 22 January 2016 | (23:07)

Arsenal fans have paid tribute to one of their star players by dedicating their new song to him, and it goes something like this...Zidane fans many want to look away now...

"‘We've got Ozil, Mesut Ozil, I just don't think you understand, He's Arsene Wenger's man. He’s better than Zidane,...

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Arsenal Fan Goes Viral After Wearing Full Kit On Wedding Day

(0) Comments | Posted 21 January 2016 | (20:38)

Barry Jenkins took his love for the game quite literally when he decided to get married in a full Arsenal kit.

Most brides would probably gasp in horror to find their other half turn up, head to toe in club colours to celebrate the most special day of their lives.

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Pictures Of The Year: 100 Incredible Images From 2015

(0) Comments | Posted 31 December 2015 | (18:32)

It's been another incredible year in news photography.

Getty Images have provided us with the most memorable images from the past 12 months, from everything to the General Elections to the shocking plight of the refugees, bringing visual news to our very doorstep.

Jonathan Klein, Co-Founder...

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National Geographic: The Best Travel Pictures Of 2015

(0) Comments | Posted 24 December 2015 | (14:07)

National Geographic have released their version of the best travel photos of 2015, featuring 50 amazing images from around the globe.

From stunning snowy mountains in Chile to glistening green auroras in Iceland. Here are twelve breathtaking standout photos

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Greenpeace Pictures Reveal An Incredible Year For Environmental Campaigning

(8) Comments | Posted 24 December 2015 | (13:19)

Greenpeace capped off a busy 2015 with its "biggest victory" of the year, Shell’s withdrawal from the Arctic. After years of campaigning, the company pulled out of controversial drilling off the coast of Alaska, in September, just six weeks after they were granted permission to do...

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Incredible Drone Images Highlights The Effects Of Climate Change

(1) Comments | Posted 2 December 2015 | (17:34)

It's easy to see why drone photography is fast becoming the favourite new way to capture great aerial photos.

Dronestagram's latest Drone photography competition "Small drones, big changes" was specifically created to highlight the effects of climate change.

The competition was judged on photographic quality and ability from the photographers...

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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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