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  • 'Alfie Evans must be saved!' Poland chief says tweets support for tot

    April 25, 2018 10:07 AM 41

    POLISH President Andrzej Duda has waded into the row over desperately ill tot Alfie Evans, saying he "must be saved" – and apparently taking a swipe at NHS "decision makers". The two-year-old Liverpool youngster's parents are currently appealing against a High Court ruling preventing parents Tom and Kate from taking him to Italy for treatment for special

  • Who's a good boy? Dog hailed a hero for keeping lost child safe overnight in wilderness

    April 21, 2018 3:36 PM 41

    A DEAF and partially blind dog has been hailed a hero for keeping a lost three-year-old girl safe in dense Australian bushland overnight.  Blue heeler Max was awarded a police honour after staying by her side for more than 15 hours in the wild and eventually leading rescuers to the child. Max came to the rescue after three-year-old Aurora went missing

  • CZEXIT puts Brussels on alert: Anti-EU party surge threatens to TOPPLE Czech leadership

    April 21, 2018 12:08 PM 46

    MOUNTING eurosceptic pressure in the Czech Republic has threatened to bring down the caretaker government and trigger fresh elections, amid a resurgent anti-EU party that has called for a referendum on bloc membership. The Czech Republic is one of the most eurosceptic countries in the EU, and political parties are using the country's discomfort with the bloc to push for a shock

  • Seven dead after fights at South Carolina maximum security prison

    April 16, 2018 10:54 AM 29

    Several inmates had treatment but no officers were hurt at the facility, which houses some of the state's most violent offenders. Prisons spokesman Jeff Taillon said State Law Enforcement Division agents were required to help secure Lee Correctional Institution at 3am local time on Monday (8am in the UK). About 17 inmates required outside medical attention

  • ‘Huge Explosions’ in Damascus as AIRSTRIKES fall on Syria after Donald Trump announcement

    April 14, 2018 3:03 AM 49

    LOUD blasts have been heard in the Syrian capital of Damascus following airstrikes by US, UK and France in a co-ordinated response to a suspected chemical attack by the Assad regime. In an address from the White House Donald Trump said: “A short time ago, I ordered the United States Armed Forces to launch precision strikes on targets associated with the chemical

  • Nearly 500 migrants rescued from central Mediterranean

    April 13, 2018 3:06 PM 28

    The Italian coastguard says three separate operations saw hundreds of people rescued from inflatable boats. The migrants were rescued in three separate operations on the sea the crossing between Libya and Italy. Considered the deadliest crossing in the world, the stretch of water has become a route for hundreds of thousands of people attempting to reach

  • FRANCE ERUPTS: Police injured and ROCKET fired at military helicopter in violent clashes

    April 10, 2018 9:44 AM 49

    FRENCH police officers have been injured and a rocket has been fired at a military helicopter in violent clashes with anti-capitalist squatters when officials tried to clear the group from an abandoned airport project. Plans for a "Great West" trans-Atlantic gateway to France and Europe were first considered in the 1960s and the Notre-Dame-des-Landes

  • Arizona plane crash: Flight plunges into golf course in fireball killing all on board

    April 10, 2018 9:31 AM 79

    A PLANE has crashed into an Arizona golf course, bursting into flames and killing all on board. The plane plummeted into Scottsdale Champions Golf Course, shortly after takeoff from Scottsdale Airport, which is located north of the course. More than half a dozen emergency vehicles rushed to the scene but Scottsdale Police said none of the six people

  • 'Wouldn't YOU be scared?' Sergei Skripal's cousin 'does NOT trust UK' over poisoning

    April 6, 2018 11:01 PM 38

    Viktoria Skripal also said she doubted that Britain would give her a visa that would allow her to see her relatives as tensions continue to rise between Russia and the West. Speaking about the UK authorities, who she claims wanted her to condemn Russia, she said: “While I don’t know the whole situation, they ask me to voice my opinion. “If they tell me, ‘We’ll

  • USA ready for trade war with China warns Trump Treasury chief

    April 6, 2018 7:01 PM 38

    US TREASURY Secretary Steve Mnuchin has hinted that America is ready for an all out trade war with China and warned the US will defend its interests if China tries to play hardball over trade. President Donald Trump opened up the rift between America and China again yesterday when he proposed slapping an additional 100 billion US dollars (£71 billion)