Wednesday, 28 November 2012

Some Of The Best Pictures Of The Year(Lets Hope Nothing Happen In December)

 
 A member of Rosas de Ouro samba school starts dancing before taking part in the opening night of parades at the Sambadrome, as part of Carnival celebrations in Sao Paulo, Brazil in February                                        
 Wrestlers perform during the Lucha Va Voom's Cinco de Mayan show at the Mayan Theatre in downtown Los Angeles in May this year. Lucha Va Voom is a mixture of Lucha libre, or masked Mexican professional wrestling, with comedy and striptease. The company has toured the US since 2002


Actor George Clooney and his father journalist Nick Clooney are arrested for trespassing upon the Sudanese Embassy in Washington DC in March 16. Clooney and his father were protesting against human rights abuses by the Sudanese government

 Red Bull Renault driver Sebastian Vettel sits in his racing car before the first practice session of Formula One's Singapore Grand Prix in September. The German went on to win his third world championship title in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He finished just three points ahead of Ferrari's Fernando Alonso in the title race



The carcass of the world's most well-preserved baby mammoth, named Lyuba, was displayed in Hong Kong in April. Lyuba, whose carcass is 42 thousand years old, was found by a reindeer herder encased in a layer of permafrost in Yamal Peninsula in Russia in 2007

Tibetan exile Jamphel Yeshi, 27, runs as he is engulfed in flames after he set himself on fire during a protest in New Delhi last march. Tibetans at the rally were protesting against an upcoming visit to India by Chinese President Hu Jintao, according to police. Self-immolation is common among Tibetans protesting against Chinese rule


 Chandra Bahadur Dangi, a 72-year-old Nepali, the world's shortest man at 56 centimetres in height, walks near his home in Reemkholi village in the Dang district, some 540 kilometres southwest of Kathmandu, last February. Dangi was on his way the capital city to meet Guinness World Records experts who awarded him the world title

 South Korean popstar Psy performs for fans in central Sydney in October. The video for his song Gangnam Style went viral this year, and overtook Justin Bieber's Baby to become the most-watched in YouTube history with over 820 million views since it was released in July. By the end of October, the song had hit the top spot in 30 countries

  China's Zheng Tao celebrates breaking the world record after winning the men's 100m backstroke S6 swimming event during the Paralympic Games. The 21-year-old swims using only the power of his legs, and he took gold in a record time of 1:13.56                                           


Singer Adele poses with her six trophies at the 54th Grammy Awards in Los Angeles in February. The singer bagged wins in of the most prestigious categories, including record, album and song of the year, and later topped off 2012 by singing the theme to new Bond movie Skyfall

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