World's first private icebreaker ship available to rent for £666k per week

World's first private icebreaker ship available to rent for £666k per week

Shipbuilders have completed work on the world’s first private icebreaker ship for Russian billionaire Oleg Tinkoff. The ship can be rented out by adventurers for a mere 740,000 EUR (£666,000) per week. The 77-metre (253-foot) long ship named La Datcha was launched by shipbuilding firm…

World's oldest person 'turns 134' – but doubts remain over her true age

World's oldest person 'turns 134' – but doubts remain over her true age

A woman allegedly born during the Qing Dynasty is being calling the world’s oldest by Chinese officials as they celebrate her 134th birthday. Almihan Seyiti, reportedly born 1886 under the rule of Qing (1644 to 1912) emperor Guangxu, was thrown a banquet in the county…

Elon Musk now world's third-richest person after net worth soars to £85 billion

Elon Musk now world's third-richest person after net worth soars to £85 billion

Elon Musk is now the third richest person in the world. The Tesla CEO’s net worth increased to a staggering $115 billion (£85 billion) this week after the electric car company’s stock increased by 12% on Monday. The 49-year-old has now overtaken Mark Zuckerberg to…

Inside insane lives of world's richest royal family worth more than £1trillion

Inside insane lives of world's richest royal family worth more than £1trillion

The British monarchy is arguably one of the wealthiest royal families in the world with an estimated fortune of £ 68 billion – but is only number five on the world list. The Queen was believed to have personal wealth of £ 425 million in…