Review Of The Year 2012 In 30 Pictures: From The Olympics To The US Election
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What a year! We shed tears of pride at the Olympics and sorrow as the Costa Concordia claimed 32 lives when it sank just off the west coast of Italy. In the A-list firmament TomKat split, One Direction took over the planet and a Twilight scandal broke as pictures emerged of Kristen Stewart cheating on Robert Pattinson with director Rupert Sanders - a 41-year-old married man. In the music world Beyonce gave birth to her first child, Blue Ivy Carter with hubby Jay-Z, the Spice Girls joined forces once again to announce details of a stage musical based on their songs and Gangnam Style became the most watched YouTube video of all time.
Scroll through the gallery to see our Review of the Year in pictures and click here to discover our top 10 news stories of 2012.