Best way to get rich quick Get divorced: How ex-wives to the super-wealthy have made their way into the rich list Slavica Ecclestone granted 740m settlement after divorce from Bernie Irina Malandina came in second with her estimated 155million divorceThe women were named in the Sunday Times Rich List on Sunday By Alex Ward PUBLISHED: 10:19 GMT, 22 April 2013 | UPDATED: 11:07 GMT, 22 April 2013 Get rich quick: Slavica Ecclestone topped the richest divorcees list when she was awarded an estimated 740million after splitting from Bernie in 2009 Marry rich but divorce even richer – that’s the way to join the ranks of the super-wealthy. Divorce has paid well for several women in Britain whose settlements have seen them walk from court with hundreds of millions of pounds
Friends fur life: Impossibly cute pictures show the friendship between a girl and her beloved cat Russian photographer pictured his daughter with family pet over four yearsImages show the pair playing together with guitars, food and furniture props By Emily Davies PUBLISHED: 12:24 GMT, 13 April 2013 | UPDATED: 20:59 GMT, 13 April 2013 A collection of charming images showing a lifelong friendship between a four-year-old girl and her cat have been created by a Russian photographer. Andy Prokh, 44, from St Petersburg has taken a series of natural shots and staged photos of his daughter with the family pet
Asteroid fly-by and meteor shower had a one in 100MILLION chance of happening on the same day – that's a better chance than winning the lotteryAsteroid flew within 17,000 miles of Earth several hours after a meteor shower over Russia Asteroids fly close to the planet once a century while meteor showers happen about once every decade DA14 hitting the planet, if it did, it would have inflicted 1,000 times more damage than the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima. Its closest approach, passing within 17,000 miles (27,357 kilometers), which is closer than some satellites, was at 7.25pm, GMT. Disaster: This graphic shows the sequence of events which led to the meteor crashing in Russia Speed: Russia's space agency Roscosmos said the meteorite was travelling at a speed of 30 km (19 miles) per second and that such events were hard to predict VIDEO Unbelievable footage.
ow not to drive in Moscow: Russian driver facing jail after police track him down from his dashcam videos By Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED: 09:49 GMT, 10 February 2013 | UPDATED: 08:01 GMT, 11 February 2013 A reckless Russian driver has been caught red-handed after he posted videos online of his antics. The self-styled Black Devil cruised around Moscow in a black Porsche Cayenne and uploaded videos of his hair-raising exploits on YouTube.
Brigitte Bardot threatens to quit France for Russia over plight of elephants with tuberculosis Actress is furious over plans to put down Baby and Nepal in Lyon zooSupports Gerard Depardieu who is in a row with the government over taxesActor was granted Russian citizenship earlier this week By Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED: 02:14 GMT, 5 January 2013 | UPDATED: 02:19 GMT, 5 January 2013 Brigitte Bardot yesterday threatened to follow actor Gerard Depardieu in taking Russian citizenship unless two elephants are reprieved from being put down.
Grandmother 'comes back from the dead just minutes before post-mortem' after spending THREE DAYS in the morgue | UPDATED: 16:45 GMT, 29 December 2012 A grandmother has been brought back from the dead twice – and has even survived spending three days in a morgue. The 61-year-old Russian woman has been declared dead twice by doctors, but each time has come back to life – and once was minutes away from being cut open for her autopsy. Hardy Lyudmila Steblitskaya spent 3 days laying in a freezing cold morgue, while her family mourned the retired cook.
Putin: I’ll sign plan to ban adoptions in U.S.Putin said he will sign the bill to prevent Americans adopting Russian children It is seen as a tit-for-tat response to U.S. bill that will freeze assets of Russians accused of human rights abuse Amnesty International criticises 'childish' response | UPDATED: 23:31 GMT, 27 December 2012 Ban: Russian president Vladimir Putin has said he will sign a law preventing U.S. citizens adopting Russian children Russian President Vladimir Putin says he will sign a controversial bill banning Americans from adopting Russian children
Shocking ad shows cancerous tumour growing out of cigarette in new anti-smoking campaign Department of Health ad, which cost 2.7m, will run for nine weeks on television, billboards and onlineLaunched in response to statistics which show more than a third of smokers still think the health risks are greatly exaggerated | UPDATED: 00:12 GMT, 28 December 2012 This gruesome image of a tumour growing from a cigarette is part of the Government's latest attempt to get millions of Britons to stop smoking. The new Department of Health campaign launched today is in response to statistics which show more than a third of smokers still think the health risks are greatly exaggerated
The changing face of Old St Nick revealed through the last 700 years (but he's always had a big white beard) | UPDATED: 01:51 GMT, 26 December 2012 After more than 700 years, quite a lot has changed in both the meaning and appearance of Christmas. But when it comes to Old St Nick, ironically with his age, the one thing that may not have changed could very well be his big white beard as this unique collection of historical pictures show.
Freeze frame: Incredible close-up pictures of ice captured in minute detail on the streets of MoscowThey were taken by Russian photographer Andrew Osokin in MoscowHe braved the cold using Nikon D-80 and D-90 cameras and special lensesHe doesn't use a studio, just takes pictures of what he sees while walking | UPDATED: 19:10 GMT, 20 December 2012 These spell-binding pictures bring a whole new meaning to the term freeze frame. They look like painstakingly carved ice art that even the most experienced sculptors would be proud of