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Albinos around the world gather as persecuted minority struggles to prevent witchcraft-inspired killings The much-persecuted minority has had its own United Nations-supported day of awareness since 2015 In...

The female, who can only be identified as Miss M, said she was sexually assaulted by Stephen Coxen, 23, after returning home from a night out in St Andrews, Scotland, in September 2013. She told Edinburgh...

This is the first picture of the British tourist and her boyfriend who plunged to their deaths in Portugal after trying to take a ‘selfie’ from a 30m-tall beach wall. Tributes are being paid...

Trump forecasted his own summit with ‘wacko’ North Korea on TV in 1999 and warned the communist regime was ‘not a bunch of dummies’ – but said he would ‘negotiate like crazy’...

What do you get for a billionaire who has everything and needs nothing? Melania Trump is in a bit of a pickle when it comes to Donald’s birthday, which is today. First, he very publicly snubbed her...

Armed cops swooped to arrest two men in Ashton-under-Lyme on suspicion of murder within hours of the "horrific" attack. The unnamed victim – said to be in his 30s – died in hospital...

Washington: Lawmakers of both parties have expressed outrage over the Trump administration's decision to make a deal relaxing penalties imposed on Chinese telecom giant ZTE for violating US sanctions...

‘She drowned in a dream and never woke up’: Mother shares heartbreaking images of her two-year-old daughter who died from measles after hospital put her in the same ward as an infected boy...

More than 150 people are evacuated as blaze breaks out at London high-rise flats on anniversary of Grenfell after residents ‘woke to the sound of screaming’ when ‘alarms didn’t...

As a young child growing up in Sweden, Lolita Carlerup loved babies . She would stuff a ball down her jumper as a pretend bump and spend hours playing happy families, unaware of the cruel fact that she...

Newlywed Meghan Markle has arrived in Chester with the Queen. The Duchess of Sussex will visit the Cheshire town for a day of engagements – including the opening of the Mersey Gateway Bridge and...

Drew Barrymore’s hit Netflix series, Santa Clarita Diet, is clearly rubbing off on people if this story is anything to go by. A man has revealed how he hosted a brunch party where he and his friends...

The victim was rushed to hospital with stab wounds after being attacked in Croydon just before midday. A Metropolitan Police spokeswoman said: "Officers and London Ambulance Service attended the...

‘Hope your kids get Aids and die, d******d’: Driver captures terrifying rant by angry cyclist who SPITS on his 4×4 The 48-second clip filmed in UK shows bike-rider hurling obscenities at driver He...

Cuttlefish drags a condom through the sea after mistaking it for food in shocking illustration of how mankind is polluting the oceans Pasquale Vassallo, a photographer from Napoli, captured the pictures...

A teen has been arrested in the carjacking shooting death of a Missouri mom who died in front of her three children while taking them to a summer day care program, reports say. Porsha Owens, 28, was preparing...