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Eerie pictures show the ghostly ruins of a Chinese city 10 years after a massive earthquake hit the area, leaving 87,000 people dead or missing The city of Beichuan, south-west China, was struck by a 7.9-magnitude...

Pupils at a primary school are being given bread and water for their lunch if they forget their dinner money. Parents and students at Mount Pleasant Primary School in Shrewsbury, where a school dinner...

‘Vile’ anti-vaxxing trolls tell mother to ‘set her son on fire’ in stream of online abuse after she posted about the importance of vaccines Laressa Roberts was told to ‘set...

Trump to announce decision on ‘very badly negotiated Iran Deal’ from the White House on Tuesday Trump said the U.S. doesn’t need civilians – even former diplomats – trying to conduct...

Putin warns the world that ‘peace is very fragile’ as Russia stages huge show of military force at annual Victory Day parade Russia is celebrating the 73rd anniversary of the Soviet Union’s...

Without wanting to jinx it, if the last few days are anything to go by summer is finally here. People made the most of the record-breaking temperatures by spending the Bank Holiday weekend barbecuing,...

Seven tiny kittens are found cruelly dumped on a pavement in exclusive Belgravia inside a sealed Amazon Prime box Tiny kittens were found in a box in one of the most affluent areas of London The three...

What is the Iran nuclear deal?The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action was an agreement signed in 2015 under Barack Obama as president, and implemented in 2016 between six world powers and Iran. The deal...

Brenda McLaughlin, 38, was left with a hole in her skull and was found having fits and seizures after the incident in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland. Cops say that Brenda believes she was targeted because...

‘I just want my son back’: Mother’s heartbreak as teenager who left her 17-year-old son blind and in a coma after stabbing him in the heart in row at a supermarket is jailed for 10 years Pair...

Fears grow for missing 13-year-old boy who was last seen at shopping centre on Saturday Police are searching for Reuben Schultz, 13, who went missing on Saturday The teenager went missing at the Bullring...

Nobody left to mourn her: Appeal for people to attend 104-year-old Daisy’s funeral after she outlived all her family and friends  Daisy Staines, a keen ballroom dancer in her youth, loved dance...

The pervert also encouraged his two daughters and son, aged between five and ten, to have sex with each other. He was jailed for eight years after pleading guilty to four counts of rape and 15 counts...

Elderly priest, 79, says he is rekindling romance with his estranged Romanian husband, 24, even after making himself homeless by selling his house so the male model could have a flat Priest came out as...

Cracks appear in the roof of Westminster’s £235million Portcullis House two years after it sprung a leak The scorching Bank Holiday weather has caused cracks to appear in the roof An area inside...

Depp allegedly attempted to punch the veteran production pro and yelling: “I’ll give you $100,000 to punch me right now!” before he was pulled away. “LAbyrinth” stars Depp as the real LAPD detective...