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Trusted GP who secretly filmed and took 19,000 pictures of female patients in various states of undress for his own sexual gratification faces jail after being found guilty Dr Thair Altaii, 55, took 19,000...

British Airways boss is suspended ‘after selling sex for £800 between flights around the world’ Manager also allegedly been moonlighting as a porn star while working for BA He is alleged...

Kim Jong-un ‘will only give up his nukes if the US agrees to a permanent peace deal with Pyongyang’, official warns US may have to make ‘bold move’ for lasting peace with Pyongyang,...

Stay out of the sun until FRIDAY! Met Office issues Amber heatwave alert warning people not to go outdoors, draw curtains and keep windows shut as ‘Mediterranean Melt’ sends temperatures soaring...

Amesbury Novichok victim Charlie Rowley has reportedly revealed he’d "really like to go out for a bottle of wine" following his release from hospital. The 45-year-old, who spent 20 days...

Still hoping for a coop d’état? Inflatable Trump chicken dons a prison uniform to set sail in San Francisco Bay, and demands the president release his tax returns A 33-foot inflatable chicken dressed...

Acid attack victim reveals horror burns to his face and arms after he was sprayed with noxious substance in ‘random’ attack – as police release CCTV images in hunt for assailant Andrew...

A young woman is dead and 13 people are injured after a gunman dressed in black fired a hail of bullets in a busy neighbourhood in Toronto, Canada. One of the youngest victims, a nine-year-old girl, is...

A "tombstoning" accident has left a dad severely injured and out of work after he leaped 30ft onto rocks at a beauty spot. Gordon Bayne’s leg was broken in five places when he landed on...

Washington: Accused Russian agent Maria Butina had wider high-level contacts in Washington than previously known, taking part in 2015 meetings between a visiting Russian official and two senior officials...

Singapore:  Personal details of Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong were targeted in a  cyber-attack on the database of the country's biggest public healthcare group. Replay The...

The child was prosecuted after it hit the other customer’s face. It sparked a bust-up between three of his friends and four young women which spilled outside. Cops spent months investigating before...

Social media stars ‘heap pressure on children to meet unobtainable beauty standards’ Some 62 per cent of 15 to 16-year-olds feel social media increases expectations Photoshopped images and...

German politicians condemn Nutella promotion that saw people have to eat 35lbs of the spread to earn a football To get enough points to earn one of the balls printed with the signatures of Germany’s...

Don’t believe the Treasury’s ‘mumbo jumbo’ that aims to undermine a clean break from Brussels, says David Davis Ex-Brexit secretary David Davis has launched an attack on Philip...

Last week, The Washington Post published an op-ed headlined “It’s not wrong to compare Trump’s America to the Holocaust.” As with similar examples of this genre, it’s a sickening display of moral...