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Paul predicted the winners of all Germany’s World Cup clashes, and then of the final by selecting one of two boxes, each loaded with a mussel food treat.He didn’t see that one coming: Paul the psychic ‘World Cup octops’ is found dead

octo Paul the octopus, who won unlikely worldwide fame correctly predicting a host of World Cup matches, has died, his owners said today. Stefan Porwoll, manager of the Oberhausen Sea Life Centre in Germany, said: ‘His success made him almost a bigger story than the World Cup itself.’ Paul... [Read More]

MIAMI-The Dalai Lama will be in South Florida to speak about the significance of world religions.

The exiled Tibetan spiritual leader is scheduled to speak Tuesday morning at the Temple Emanu-El in Miami Beach. He will then head to Coral Gables to give an address titled “The Quest for Happiness in Challenging Times” at the University of Miami’s BankUnited Center. Tickets for the... [Read More]

The Miss World 2010 contestants have been taking their bikinis

Everyone say, “Freaking awesome!” The Miss World 2010 contestants have been taking their bikinis (and in some cases, swimsuits) for a test drive as they gather in China to decide who will be crowned the Miss World 2010 winner on October 30. For those of you looking for clarification... [Read More]

The World Luxury Council (India) recently hosted a vintage art exhibit at The Oberoi in Mumbai called Mumbai 100 Years AgoOn

The World Luxury Council (India) recently hosted a vintage art exhibit at The Oberoi in Mumbai called Mumbai 100 Years AgoOn display were unpublished archival prints of some of the city’s most prominent landmarks on canvas.Dhara Patel, the business head of the World Luxury Council informed that... [Read More]

World record on the Gotthard: The longest railway tunnel in the world

Drillers in central Switzerland have punched through a first stage of the new tunnel through the Gotthard. The 57km-long tunnel on the main north-south transalpine route by Alptransit is is set to become the longest rail tunnel in the world. The new Gotthard Base Rail Tunnel isa part of a major upgrade... [Read More]

Saudi prince in court for servant death

CCTV footage of Saudi prince Saud Abdulaziz bin Nasser al Saud beating his man servant was shown at UK’s Old Bailey court today. The servant, Bandar Abdulaziz, 32, was found beaten and strangled in the Landmark Hotel, Marylebone, central London, on 15 February, in an attack which had a “sexual... [Read More]

These sexy supermodels are the wealthiest in the world!

Forbes Magazine has released its annual list of the highest-paid catwalk queens in the world yet again. The list represents earnings made from June 2009 to July 2010 and topping it for the second year in a row is:Gisele BundchenThe the 29-year-old Brazilian supermodel, who is married to American football... [Read More]

TRON:Legacy” movie brings video game world to life

GAME Back in 1982, first-time director Steven Lisberger brought mainstream audiences into the world of videogames with the sci-fi thriller “TRON”, using early computer-generated imagery that paved the way for today’s 3D movie blockbusters. Now the long-awaited sequel “TRON:Legacy”,... [Read More]

Saina just a step away from top spot

Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal is just a step away from realising her goal of becoming the world’s numero uno player as she jumped one place to a career-best second in the latest international rankings. “I am very happy to achieve the world number two so soon in my career. The last... [Read More]

‘Crowning glory’ for Spain’s dazzling generation

Spanish newspapers on Monday hailed the country’s victory in the FIFA World Cup  as the crowning glory for a nation which has developed an insatiable appetite for sporting success. “Champions of the world,” top-selling daily El Pais said on its front page above a photo of Real... [Read More]

Best Young Player shortlist announced

FIFA’s Technical Study Group (TSG) today announced the shortlist for the Hyundai Best Young Player Award consisting of the three best young players in this year’s FIFA World Cup. The award continues the tradition of officially recognising the positive impact made by young footballers and... [Read More]

Spain on top of the world

Spain won the World Cup for the first time when they beat Netherlands 1-0 after extra time thanks to a goal by midfielder Andres Iniesta. Iniesta fired home the winner when he was put through in the area by Cesc Fabregas. Keeper Maarten Stekelenburg dived to his right and got a hand to the ball... [Read More]

Xavi hails Spanish dream come true

Spain midfielder Xavi described his country’s FIFA World Cup victory as a dream come true following their 1-0 defeat of the Netherlands at Soccer City. Xavi’s club and country team-mate Andres Iniesta scored the only goal of the game four minutes before the end of extra time after a... [Read More]

World Cup 2010 – Match facts: Netherlands v Spain

These nations have previously met on nine occasions, with each team winning four times (one draw). The Netherlands go into the final on the back of six wins, and if they are victorious on Sunday, they will become only the fifth side to register a 100% record in WC finals so far, joining Uruguay in... [Read More]

World Cup 2010: Final preview Netherlands vs Spain – All to play for

omorrow sees the last day of the FIFA World Cup2010 in South Africa and of course the final of Netherlands vs Spain. This is the big one that everybody has been waiting for and will be broadcast to 215 countries and have estimated viewing figures of 500 million. The match will be played at the Soccer... [Read More]

Paul the Octopus FIFA World Cup 2010 Final: Spain Vs Dutch: Octopus Prediction

Paul the Octopus FIFA World Cup 2010 Final: Spain Vs Dutch: Octopus Prediction’ Paul the prognosticator octopus has predicted  Spain will defeat Holland in the World Cup final 2010 on sunday. Spain faces the Netherlands on Sunday at Soccer City in Johannesburg, ensuring a first-time champion.... [Read More]

Spanish trio compete for player of the finals award

JOHANNESBURG: Three Spaniards feature in the 10 players nominated for the player of the World Cup finals announced by world governing body FIFA on Friday. Barcelona midfield duo Andres Iniesta and Xavi – voted the player of Euro 2008 – along with leading scorer David Villa, who joined... [Read More]

Miner’s son Villa working a rich seam of goals

Potchefstroom: David Villa, a miner’s son from the northern Spanish region of Asturias, has struck a rich seam of goals in South Africa that may help lift the Iberian nation to a first World Cup triumph. The 28-year-old striker has rattled in 43 in 64 games since making his debut in 2005, one... [Read More]