More than SIXTY per cent of Europe is under drought warning as the Rhine runs dry

More than half of Europe is now under a warning for drought that is on course to become its worst in 500 years as Germany‘s most-important river is running dry. The latest European Drought Observatory data, published today, shows that a total of sixty-four percent of the land in the EU and United Kingdom is now under … Read more

Drivers fall for fake speed cameras made from shoeboxes

Fake speed cameras are not illegal in the UK but are discouraged by police. People erecting fake cameras could also find themselves facing a civil lawsuit for particularly severe cases for misusing council property. A Shurdington Parish Council spokesperson said they do not endorse the action but are “thrilled” people are reacting to the problem … Read more

Ex-wife of sex shame athletics coach Toni Minichiello says some of the allegations ‘don’t add up’

EXCLUSIVE: Ex-wife of Jessica Ennis-Hill’s sex shame former coach Toni Minichiello says he’s a ‘big personality who ruffles feathers’ – but insists some claims against him ‘don’t add up’ Nicola Minichiello said her former husband undoubtedly ‘ruffles a lot of feathers’ The former athletics coach is facing sexual misconduct charges across 15 years His ex-wife, … Read more

Husband who killed his new wife and stuffed her body into a suitcase is found guilty of murder

A man who killed his wife within hours of their wedding and stuffed her body into a suitcase has been found guilty of her murder. The body of grandmother Dawn Walker, 52, was found in a field four days after she married Thomas Nutt on October 27 last year. Thomas Nutt, 45, has been found … Read more

Tory leadership latest: Liz Truss faces Red Wall voters ahead of Rishi Sunak BBC interview

The Evening Standard this afternoon became the latest newspaper to back Liz Truss. In an interview with the London tabloid, Ms Truss promised to do “all I can” to help households with the cost of living this winter through an emergency budget but ruled out what she described as “Gordon Brown style handouts”. “I understand … Read more

Man arrested on Isle of Skye over three linked assaults after woman found injured

Horror on the Isle of Skye as police rush to three linked major incidents on the island and nearby mainland village after woman is found injured – as they arrest 39-year-old man The attacks began just after 9am after reports of an injured woman at a property Then there were further attacks in Sleat followed … Read more

Eric Trump reveals what REALLY happened in the FBI raid

Eric Trump revealed FBI agents refused to hand over the search warrant for their raid on Mar-a-Lago and kicked an attorney off the property in a new, incisive account of the Monday operation at the Florida estate. Speaking exclusively to, the former president’s son said the 30 agents who arrived at the property asked … Read more

Mother-of-two, 36, reveals how she tried to take her own life with ‘suicide by food’

A mother of two who says she was gang raped by four men has revealed how lost 17st in a year.  Personal trainer and nutritionist Andreina De Sousa, from Twickenham in West London, weighed 27 stone after she said she used eating ‘as a form of suicide’ following the attack.  But the 36-year-old has now lost 17 … Read more

Experts blast Tom Daley’s claim that ‘colonialism is to blame for homophobia across Commonwealth’

Claims in Tom Daley‘s BBC documentary which suggested homophobia across Commonwealth countries stems from ‘a legacy of colonialism’ have been labelled ‘grossly inaccurate’ by an Oxford academic. Historian Dr Zareer Masani, who fled Mumbai in the 1970s due to the persecution he faced there as a gay man, told MailOnline: ‘Homophobia did not begin with the … Read more

Ryan Giggs trial live: Ex-girlfriend Kate Greville to face cross-examination

Chris Daw QC for the defendant began cross-examining Kate Greville.  Chris Daw QC (CD): I’m asking you about the broad history about the relationship with Mr Giggs, in relation to coercion and control. It’s your position that in effect he almost manipulated you into entering a relationship in the first place, there were mind games?  Kate Greville … Read more