World’s smallest woman weighs 12lb and stands 24 inches tall

Jyoti Amge, 26, is the world’s smallest woman. Standing just 2 feet tall and weighing only 12 pounds; Amge’s powerhouse personality is barely contained in her very tiny body. In India, she’s heralded as a goddess, but ‘Jyoti doesn’t believe shes a god,’ said her mother, Ranjana Amge. ‘She wants to be an actor and behaves accordingly.’  … Read more World’s smallest woman weighs 12lb and stands 24 inches tall

Covid-19 pandemic has cost the world’s economy $3.8TRILLION

The coronavirus pandemic and measures to slow its spread cost the global economy $3.8 trillion (£3 trillion), and put 147 million people out of work, a new study shows. In the first work to attempt to quantify the impact of the pandemic, researchers from the University of Sydney created a detailed model of the global … Read more Covid-19 pandemic has cost the world’s economy $3.8TRILLION

World’s fastest supercomputer generates recommendations to limit the spread of COVID-19

World’s fastest supercomputer that has been running simulations to determine how best to reduce the spread of COVID-19 recommends open train windows and limiting passengers as well we using floor-to-ceiling curtains around hospital beds Japanese researchers used a supercomputer to simulate COVID-19 transmission They used Fugaku, dubbed the world’s fastest super computer in 2020 Fugaku … Read more World’s fastest supercomputer generates recommendations to limit the spread of COVID-19

World’s longest surviving conjoined twins worked carnival sideshow act die at the age of 68

The world’s oldest set of conjoined twins, Ronnie and Donnie Gaylon, 68, died on July 4, in their hometown of Dayton, Ohio.    Ronnie and Donnie Galyon have been turning heads since they were born on October 28, 1951 to parents Eileen and Wesley Gaylon, who were not expecting twins, much less conjoined twins.  They were healthy … Read more World’s longest surviving conjoined twins worked carnival sideshow act die at the age of 68

India overtakes Russia to become country with world’s third highest number of coronavirus cases

India overtakes Russia to become country with world’s third highest number of coronavirus cases, with nearly 700,000 infections India’s health ministry said 697,358 cases have now been recorded  The figure marks an increase of 24,000 new cases in the past 24 hours  India is now the world’s third worst-affected country, behind US and Brazil By Afp … Read more India overtakes Russia to become country with world’s third highest number of coronavirus cases

World’s first gold-plated hotel opens in Vietnam featuring a 24-carat infinity pool

World’s first gold-plated hotel opens in Vietnam featuring golden cutlery, cups, shower heads, toilet seats and a 24-carat infinity pool at a cost of £160million The five-star Dolce Hanoi Golden Lake hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam, is the world’s first gold-plated hotel The building cost £160million to construct and the exterior is wrapped in around one … Read more World’s first gold-plated hotel opens in Vietnam featuring a 24-carat infinity pool

World’s sports stars are spared quarantine to save the ‘crown jewels’ of Britain’s summer

World’s sports stars are spared quarantine to save the ‘crown jewels’ of Britain’s summer – including Champions League Football, British Masters Golf tournament and international cricket Britain has excused sports players from having to quarantine after foreign travel This means golf stars such as Tiger Woods can play in the British Masters International cricket events … Read more World’s sports stars are spared quarantine to save the ‘crown jewels’ of Britain’s summer

The devasted owner reveals that Rubble, the world’s oldest cat, died at the age of 31.

World’s oldest cat dies AGED 31 after owner, 52, who was given him as a kitten for her 20th birthday pays tribute Rubble died just before turning 32 which is almost 150 in human years  He lived in Exeter, in Devon, with his owner Michele Heritage, 52   The moggy beat the record of 30-year-old Scooter … Read more The devasted owner reveals that Rubble, the world’s oldest cat, died at the age of 31.

Tesla races past Toyota to become world’s most valuable car company

Tesla has raced past Toyota to become the world’s most valuable car company. In a sign of the times, the electric car maker’s value yesterday rose by almost 4 per cent to £165.4billon. That made it more valuable than its much bigger Japanese rival, which is worth £162.7billion, and came as Tesla celebrates the tenth … Read more Tesla races past Toyota to become world’s most valuable car company

Elon Musk’s Tesla overtakes Toyota to become the world’s most valuable car manufacturer

Tesla Inc eclipsed Toyota to become the world’s most valuable automaker on Wednesday as it stock value soared to record highs. Shares of the Elon Musk-owned company climbed five percent in early morning trade to a record of $1,133, boosting the company’s market cap to $209.47 billion – $6 billion more than Toyota. The shares’ … Read more Elon Musk’s Tesla overtakes Toyota to become the world’s most valuable car manufacturer