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October 27, 2018 3:00 AM ‘We are preparing for war’ Russia issues SHOCK warning over US withdrawal from INF Treaty

A LEADING Russian official has warned that Russia is preparing for war in the wake of the US’s unilateral withdrawal from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF), in a sign of growing tensions between the two foes. Andrei Belousov, deputy head of the Department of Nonproliferation and Arms Control at the Russian Foreign Minister, raised concern 74

October 26, 2018 11:01 AM Gang sentenced for using drones to drop drugs in prisons

Six others involved in the plot were given suspended jail terms and a community order. The sophisticated operation was headed by 31-year-old Lee Anslow who orchestrated around half of the flights from behind bars at HMP Hewell in Worcestershire. When police searched his cell they found drugs with an estimated prison value of £20,000. The value of drugs 67

October 19, 2018 4:26 AM Royal tour: Harry and Meghan kick off their shoes on Bondi Beach

Prince Harry and Meghan kicked off their shoes and went barefoot on Bondi Beach, as they continued their tour of Australia and New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex met surfing community group One Wave, as they took part in "Fluro Friday". That meant there was a lot of neon and colourful garlands to be seen at the session, which encourages the discussion 41

October 14, 2018 2:43 PM Plymouth's historic Drake's Island fortress on sale for £6m

An historic island fortress has been put up for sale with a guide price of £6 million. Drake's Island in Devon includes a 16th century barracks, a pier and an underground network of tunnels. The six-acre site, which stands 600m off the coast at Plymouth, has planning permission for a luxury hotel and spa. Aidan McCauley, son of the island's owner Dan McCauley 64

October 8, 2018 10:57 AM Cushty! Only Fools And Horses musical announced for West End

The Only Fools And Horses musical has been written by the son of the TV show's creator, as well as comedy star Paul Whitehouse. In cushty news for Only Fools And Horses fans, the Trotters are hitting the stage for a new musical starting next year. The stage show has been written by Jim Sullivan, whose late father John was the brains behind the classic 283

September 26, 2018 8:56 AM VIDEO: Will Smith bungees into Grand Canyon for 50th birthday stunt

Men In Black star shown leaping from a helicopter over 6,000ft-deep gorge A video uploaded to YouTube shows the I Am Legend actor whisked into the air by a helicopter before making the daredevil plunge over the 6,000ft-deep canyon in front of a cheering crowd, including his daughter Willow and Fresh Prince of Bel-Air co-star Alfonso Ribeiro aka Carlton 47

September 23, 2018 11:30 AM Iran's Rouhani fumes at US after Ahvaz parade attack

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has criticised the US following a deadly attack on a military parade. Gunmen opened fire at Revolutionary Guard troops in the south-western city of Ahvaz on Saturday, in an attack claimed by both an anti-government Arab group, and Islamic State militants. Mr Rouhani said the "bully" US and the Gulf states it backed had enabled 86

September 22, 2018 3:33 PM World War 3: Iran warns Trump ‘will suffer same fate as Saddam Hussein’ as tensions soar

IRAN has pledged to defeat Donald Trump and the United States and warned the American leader will “suffer the same fate as Saddam Hussein” as tensions between the two nations threaten to boil over. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani vowed Tehran would not give up its arsenal of ballistic missiles despite acknowledging the weapons “make America so angry 61

September 5, 2018 8:51 AM Tour of Britain now features a huge penis at Capstone Hill and a ride into Cockermouth

It might not have the Alpine peaks, history and drugs history, but the Tour of Britain bike race does feature a massive penis. Helping sell the Tour to a new audience, Capstone Hill in Ilfracombe, Devon, has been enlivened by the presence of a huge, proud penis. The hill artwork – an installation made of cardboard and plastic – was initially styled to look like a massive 51

September 3, 2018 4:01 AM Brazil Museum FIRE: Horrifying pictures show blaze engulfing historic building

SHOCKING pictures have emerged of the Museu Nacional, the National Museum of Brazil, being consumed by fire as staff desperately try to rescue priceless artefacts. Fire broke out in the Brazilian landmark, which houses over 20 million artefacts, at 7.30pm local time. The building is surrounded by firefighters, though they don’t yet have the blaze under 66