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Dramatic footage shows two men and a woman urgently trying to rescue a man in his seventies from his car which had plunged into a Hertfordshire lake and started to sink. Fortunately the lifesavers manage to get the back door of the car open and pull out the pensioner before the vehicle is swallowed up. He was taken to hospital but is believed to be uninjured. The dramatic incident, which occurred on Sunday afternoon in Welwyn Garden City, was filmed by onlooker Alex Kerr, 29, who witnessed the rescue from a nearby cafe after popping out to get a coffee with her family.

They STILL won't accept EU vote Now MPs demand to be given a veto

Mr Davis insisted he wanted to 'empower' parliament by letting politicians engage with the process of stripping away Brussels legislation. But he batted away calls for MPs to be given a veto over the government's negotiating strategy, saying the mandate from the historic referendum was clear. The defiant statement to parliament came amid a growing row over the refusal to stage a vote, with one Tory even accusing Theresa May of acting like a 'tyrant'. As tempers flared in the chamber this afternoon, former Cabinet minister Iain Duncan Smith branded Labour's Kier Starmer a 'second rate lawyer' who was clueless about parliamentary process.

Stephanie Kercher tells DailyMail.com that a new documentary with extensive interviews of Amanda Knox has hurt the murder victim's family and its use of graphic images was 'over the line'.

Heartbreaking pictures show a couple cradling their stillborn daughter who died after a

Angela Owens, from Warrington, Cheshire, had been rushed into Warrington Hospital after developing severe pains on a shopping trip. But despite Mrs Owens raising concerns about her unborn baby girl's welfare, a midwife who examined her recommended she be discharged. The mother-of-two refused to leave and was moved to a birthing pool to await labour - only for tests to subsequently reveal the child had no heartbeat. The infant - named Ella - was tragically stillborn, leaving Mrs Owens and partner Paul Humphreys, 31, with a few hours to build memories of the youngster in photos (shown left and right). Today it emerged Mrs Owens had been awarded an undisclosed sum of damages from Warrington Hospital (inset) following the tragedy shortly before Christmas 2013.

It is believed that personal images of Eilidh Scott - lover of Blackburn Rovers striker Anthony Stokes - were raided from her phone's online storage library, leaving her feeling 'completely violated'.

The boy was allegedly regularly made to lie across his father's lap as his cheeks were pinched together and the porridge-like mixture poured into his mouth from a cup, the Old Bailey in London heard.

A Reddit user known only as humansof was inundated with 1,600 responses after he asked how other people coped with the question with answers ranging from the silly to the useful.

Blogger Sanders has hit out at a man who called her autistic sibling Jack a 'retard' while the pair were in a supermarket this weekend. Sanders, 25, from London, wrote an open letter to the stranger.

Ched Evans tells his rape retrial 'victim was enjoying herself during sex'

The 27-year-old Chesterfield footballer was at Cardiff Crown Court today to continue his rape retrial over the incident in North Wales. Evans is accused of raping an 'extremely drunk' 19-year-old waitress who had been taken back to a budget hotel by a fellow footballer after a night out.

Boy pleads guilty to murder of Elizabeth Edwards and her daughter Katie

A 15-year-old boy has admitted murdering a school dinner lady and her teenage daughter by stabbing and smothering them to death in their beds as they slept. The boy, then aged 14, crept into their bedrooms and knifed his victims repeatedly in the neck while his female accomplice, 14, listened to them 'struggling and gurgling', a court heard. The teenage boy has already admitted murdering the victims in their semi-detached home ahead of the start of an eight-day trial at Nottingham Crown Court on Monday. A girl, also 15, has pleaded guilty to manslaughter but denies murdering popular dinner lady Elizabeth Edwards and her 13-year-old daughter Katie.

Skin-crawling video shows hundreds of head lice crawling all over a young girl's scalp in Mexico. Her head is littered with their eggs too as a hairdresser sets about tackling the problem.

The site features a News Feed, Groups, Messages and Events, like the original social network, and lets companies take part in meetings using Facebook Live.

The toddler, who has not been named by police, was found dead after the emergency services were called to the property in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, today shortly before 10am.

Children's author Judith Kerr has said people over the age of 75 should keep a 'do not resuscitate' sign next to them to spare their family the anxiety of deciding what to do regarding their death.

Max Knowles, 10, was denied a place at Hill West Primary School in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, because of a lack of coat-hooks and because it would increase safety risks in the playground.

Kate Middleton, Prince William and Prince Harry mark World Mental Health Day in London

The Duchess of Cambridge, 34, looked stunning in a pink floral dress by Kate Spade as she joined William and Prince Harry in London for engagements to mark World Mental Health Day. The royal trio spent the day talking to those who have battled psychological problems and took a trip on The London Eye with those who have shared their experiences.

Nikki Pope, 48, and Cate Bauer, 51, from Manchester, requested a mezze-style feast for their 110 guests made out of ingredients and products that were deemed to be waste.

Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology set out to solve the mystery of how the precursor of the present-day genetic code first duplicated.

The only child of the jailed Rolf Harris has again tried to defend the actions of the artist and TV personality by claiming Pablo Picasso was also a paedophile, but his artwork hasn't been removed.

A jury was told that tiny Kayleigh Sheard, from Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire, was found by paramedics in a bouncy chair in front of a gas fire, which was on its maximum setting.

Varvara Karaulova, 20, told a military court in Moscow that she had fallen for fanatical Airat Samatov and 'wed' him in a secret virtual ceremony after he groomed her online.

A group of 23 adults and one child were found in the back of the lorry on the M25 on Monday afternoon, the second large group to be found in just four days. Police said 15 people were found on Friday.

PIERS MORGAN: The night Bill Clinton and his loose zipper let Trump dodge the bullet that

I don't think I'm overstating things when I say that last night's debate was the most sickeningly squalid spectacle in the history of US politics. I think Trump won, and it's Bill's fault. Virtually every woman in America would have been cheering Hillary on as Trump wilted and withered on a stage of shame for what he had said on the tapes. But when the moment came, Hillary blew it. There just feet away from Bill were the sex accusers, all lined up by Trump in a very effective stunt.

Trump took the gloves off 90 minutes before Sunday night's debate against Hillary Clinton, showcasing ghosts from Bill Clintons' sexual past - and letting of unsympathetic reporters in to hear them speak.

Uncommitted voter Kenneth Bone (pictured) asked the second to last question during Sunday's debate - and became such an instant hit that many viewers forgot to listen to the candidates' replies.

A fly landed on Hillary Clinton's face during the second Presidential debate, sending Twitter into a frenzy of memes and jokes. Many of them highlighted the fact that she did not flinch.

Tiffany and Donald Trump duck each other's kisses after presidential debate

Tiffany Trump and her dad Donald both awkwardly ducked one another as they tried to share a kiss after Sunday night's debate. Video shows Tiffany approaching her father first to give him a kiss, but he instead reaches out behind his daughter to shake the hand of her boyfriend Ross Mechanic. Then Tiffany ducks her head as he father tries to give her a peck on the cheek, and instead give his arm a quick rub and pat before telling him: 'You did a good job.' Both Donald and Tiffany then turn to speak with Ivanka, who did share a kiss with her father on the stage Sunday night.

By Sunday, Melania and Ivanka Trump returned to the forefront of The Donald's campaign. His wife dressed in an aptly-named pussy-bow blouse, days after slamming his use of the word.

Tory MPs Jacob Rees-Mogg and Iain Duncan Smith previously said they would never vote for Hillary Clinton, with the former saying last month that he would 'almost certainly vote for Trump'.

Viewers' outrage as Made In Chelsea star stabs a crocodile to death on Celebrity Island with Bear Grylls

He's known for his lovable and flamboyant character on Made In Chelsea.  But Ollie Locke, 28, has left fans furious for mounting and killing a crocodile on Sunday night's episode of Celebrity Island with Bear Grylls. The reality star, who is on the show to raise money for Stand Up to Cancer, was encouraged to jump on the reptiles back and force a knife through the creatures neck. 

The This Morning presenter, 35, called Scotland Yard on Thursday after her Mercedes SUV went missing from her £3million home in south west London.

The Royal Bank of Scotland has come under increased scrutiny today after leaked files emerged which show it deliberately destroyed customers' businesses in order to boost profits.

High blood pressure increases your risk of heart disease, stroke, heart failure and kidney disease. Now, three experts from the University of Newcastle, Australia reveal how to lower it.

Levels of adherent-invasive E. coli are higher after food poisoning, experts from McMaster University, Hamilton, found. Crohn's disease sufferers are known to have higher levels of it.

Billy Petty, 20 from Walsall, West Midlands, was not expecting to have to chase after a fox cross country when he set up for a night's fishing.

Daughter live streams her parents on a 'heroin binge' after she returns home to find them wasted in front of the TV

The footage, shot in America, reveals the youngster and a man - whose connection to the her parents is unknown - trying in vain to wake them up as they are slumped out in the living room. Dressed in a tie dye T-shirt, the mother can be seen in a close-up shot at the start of the video completely spaced out, unable to look at the camera as her daughter attempts to bring her round. The father can be seen curled up on the floor, slowly rocking backwards and forwards but completely oblivious to what is going on around him.

The pair, who were cut from Saturday's live show as the allegations surfaced, wrote: 'Today, we have had a tough day with a false allegation. Don't believe everything you read, both Amelia and Josh will be stating the truth.'

A spate of clown sightings is terrorising Britain as people report seeing the spooky characters jumping out from bushes or chasing them with knives. The bizarre and terrifying craze has spread from America.

Ben Stiller says prostate-specific antigen tests helped find his aggressive prostate cancer. So why is the test not routinely offered to patients on the NHS? Two experts give their opinions.

The London-based accountant has appeared on This Morning, Benchmark, Grease Night, Dinner Date and Guess This House over the past two years - and it hasn't gone unnoticed.

Would YOU do the same? McDonald's customer pours his drink over woman 'fat shaming' a man waiting to order

A McDonald's customer received a hero's reception after pouring his drink over a girl who is 'fat shaming' another man. The 'bully' and her friend berate the helpless chap about his weight, as he just stands there without saying anything. The blonde and brunette pair say that he is costing the NHS money by eating at the diner while already being too fat. The incident was actually a social experiment uploaded to YouTube a year ago, but it has just started to go viral this week.

Gable Tostee faces trial after tourist Warriena Wright fell to her death from Gold Coast

Gold Coast man Gable Tostee is on trial in the Brisbane Supreme Court after pleading not guilty to the murder of Warriena Tagpuno Wright, 26, in the early hours of August 8, 2014. The court heard Ms Wright was so scared of Tostee, who she met on Tinder, that she fell to her death trying to climb off his 14th floor apartment balcony. The court heard Tostee became angry after Ms Wright threw some decorative rocks at him. Ms Wright's mother Beth Wright broke down as the court heard how her daughter was allegedly choked and restrained as Tostee abused her.

The seven-month-old boy, named Aidin had been dumped face down in a 20cm grave in Khon Kaen province in Thailand in February , just days after he was born with 14 stab wounds.

A shocked boatload of divers discovered the man eight miles from Dover on Sunday morning and he is understood to have come from France.

There is an exercise you can try to tone your tummy lying down in the comfort of your own home. Also, you should try to consume fibre every day to maintain a flat tummy. And as always, hydration is key.

Gareth May from Metro.co.uk was invited to watch Joybear Pictures, a London-based production company, shoot a porn film. It starts with the owner, Justin Santos, asking for a 'p***y light.'

Is X Factor rapper Honey G really David Cameron in disguise?

Honey G (right) is really recruitment consultancy director Anna Gilford (left) who has worked in the industry for more than a decade and has a music technology degree from the University of Salford. Ms Gilford is also a former tennis champion who has even competed for Great Britain at an international tournament in the US. She has won the hearts of X Factor fans across the nation, although some have spotted a similarity to former prime minister David Cameron (inset), with memes going viral online.

The retort came after CBI director general Carolyn Fairbairn voiced alarm at the government's direction following confusion over attempts to get companies to reveal their proportion of foreign workers.

Shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott (pictured) last night dismissed calls from the new Shadow Brexit Secretary Sir Keir Starmer for immigration to the UK to be cut.

Kathleen Harkin was last seen on the banks of the River Tay in the North Muirton area of Perth on Saturday night - and specialist emergency teams have been deployed in the search.

Nigerian student given hospital order for killing academic days after knife charges were

Dr Jeroen Ensink, was stabbed to death by Femi Nandap last December as he left his flat in Islington, north London, to post cards announcing the birth of his daughter Fleur. It later emerged that Nandap (inset), a Nigerian student whose visa had expired, had knife and assault charges against him dropped six days earlier. Today, Dr Ensick's widow Nadja Ensink-Teich (left, today, and, right, with her husband) called for an inquiry into how her husband's killer was free to launch the horrific knife attack.

The remarkable lead for the Conservatives is the second largest ever recorded and would increase the Government's slim majority to a massive 114 seats if repeated at a general election.

So, just how much of a grammar genius are you really? This latest quiz by Playbuzz aims to test just how good you are at avoiding one of the most common mistakes in the English language.

People have revealed the moment they realised they were 'dating an idiot', including a woman who insisted that Paris is not in France and a man who thought you could survive by photosynthesis.

If you can't afford high end footwear, you can make your shoes look more expensive by buying faux suede over fake leather, never wearing platforms and making sure they fit correctly.

'My hands are shaking, let's go and get drunk!' Russian fisherman can't believe their eyes when a NUCLEAR SUBMARINE surfaces near their dinghy 

NEW The amazing moment was captured on camera by one of two Russian fisherman on a small dingy in the Sea of Japan. Alongside their small inflatable, a K-550 'Aleksandr Nevsky' Russian nuclear submarine rose above the waves. 'My hands are shaking!' said one of the men filming the incredible scene. The pair then made a plan to ease their shock by going out to get wasted.

Researchers from the Trimontium Trust are investigating ancient ruins at Beitar in Israel in the hopes of linking Roman ruler Quintus Lollius Urbicus to a siege in Scotland.

The cost of filling up a typical family car has already risen by nearly £6.50 in the last seven months after unleaded jumped from around £1 a litre to more than 113p.

The budget store, which looks set to rival Lidl in the sartorial stakes, says its new collection of on-trend, autumnal 70s-inspired fashion pieces will lure fashion fans on a budget.

Clownpocalypse! As a mother tells hows machete-wielding clowns climbed onto her bonnet, why ARE the creepy figures suddenly terrorising Britain by leaping out of bushes and chasing children? 

A spate of clown sightings is terrorising Britain as people report seeing the spooky characters jumping out from bushes or chasing them with knives. The bizarre and terrifying craze has spread from America. One police force dealt with 14 reported sightings in 24 hours, while there were at least six sightings in Newcastle alone in the past week. Police have stepped up patrols in Liverpool while forces across the country have warned people they could face criminal records if they are caught with weapons or making threats.

Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan have welcomed plans to construct a new pipeline that will carry Russian natural gas to Turkey and on to European Union countries.

Sonia Greenburg, 36, was allegedly stabbed a former business partner after a disagreement she left to open her own restaurant. She was stabbed in the stomach as she walked home from work.

Cancer survivor Maggie Hayes, 78, lost her arm while helping a friend close his car window in Cornwall and said the worst part was not being able to hug her granddaughter again.



A luxury hotel on four wheels! The £380,000 campervan with underfloor heating, a rain

The luxurious 35ft long Morelo Empire Liner, which will be unveiled in Birmingham this week, boasts underfloor heating, a rain shower and spacious double bed. It also has a well-equipped kitchen (pictured top), perfect for whipping up a feast on a glamorous caravan park 'staycation'. And a bedroom skylight (bottom left) means the owner can enjoy evenings looking up at the stars while drifting off to sleep. The motorhome (bottom right), known as a 'super-liner', costs £378,000 - almost twice the price of the average English home.

Video smuggled out of a jail at San Juan de los Morros, in the central Guarico region of Venezuela, show emaciated inmates struggling to survive.

Researchers at Tsinghua University in China found that feeding the larvae (pictured) a diet fortified with carbon nanomaterials enabled the them to reinforce the silk threads themselves.

Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union plan action from tomorrow in the long-running row over the role of conductors.

Thought Poldark fever was waning? A raunchy scene involving stockings saw viewers of last night's episode of the BBC period drama swoon as Aidan Turner's character helped Demelza with her hosiery.

Stephen Port, of Barking, east London, allegedly poisoned four men with lethal doses of the party drug GHB to satisfy his fetish for sex with unconscious men.

Sarah Donegan, 52, met brides-to-be while running a stall at a wedding fair in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, last weekend. She later wrote there were 'so many munter brides'.

The 29-year-old brunette (pictured), who also used to earn £300-a-night as a stripper in an upmarket lap-dancing club in Liverpool, appeared in the horror movie Lock In, released in 2014.

A judge in Al-Ayina Court in the Saudi Arabian capital city of Riyadh upheld the original verdict that said an eight-months-pregnant Maha Al-Tamimi should divorce from her husband.

Fred Lovatt (pictured) sliced off the spiky top and shoved it in pot full of soil with fertiliser at his home in Cirencester, Glos. He's watered it ever since and has watched it grow into a 3ft-tall tree.

Sir Anthony Seldon, former head master of the top public school Wellington College, in Berkshire, is lobbying the government to introduce new performance measures.

Jordan Harris, 24, from Britain, shattered his pelvis, broke several bones and ruptured both his spleen and bladder when he plummeted from a supermarket balcony in Sydney last week.

Tracksuit bottoms and leggings may be the school run staple for some busy mums, but a new crop of style savvy mum bloggers are using the morning routine to showcase their style.

Never mind the sharks! Incredible footage shows tigers swimming and playing on a Dubai BEACH

This is the amazing moment tigers were spotted paddling and playing in the sea. The playful cats were clearly loving crashing through the waves despite the popular belief that cats do not like water. The video has been shared almost 1 million times just a few days after being uploaded, and was reportedly taken on the coast of Dubai, in the north-eastern United Arab Emirates.

Designer Pierre Delavie used a canvas almost 13,000 square feet in size to create an optical illusion on Paris' Conciergerie building, located on the Ile de la Cite overlooking the Seine.

A number of Chrysler Pacifica minivans (pictured) have been seen at one of Google's car parks in Mountain View, California, expanding the firm's fleet of driverless vehicles (stock image).

Australian researchers found cinnamon lowers stomach temperature, which helps prevent damage to the stomach's lining. It is used in Chinese medicines to treat indigestion and cramps.

Fugitive Cory Baptiste from Purfleet, Essex, was detained in a popular city centre square in Barcelona in a joint operation involving Spanish and British police.

The retired officer, who asked to remain anonymous, made the sighting near Holmfirth, in Kirklees, and immediately contacted renowned ufologist Gary Heseltine.

The undertaker was forced to apologise to more than 50 distressed friends and family who had sat through a full service at St Cadfan Church in Powys, Mid Wales, unaware it was the wrong coffin.

Reports have re-emerged that suggest a crystal pyramid lies 2,000 metres below the surface of the Bermuda Triangle, which is roughly bounded by Miami, Bermuda, and Puerto Rico.

According to whistleblower and GP Henrietta Hughes, grumpy doctors and nurses contribute to a 'toxic environment' that harms patients and prevents staff from speaking out.

See the world... and take your house with you! The one-bedroom home that can be dismantled

Estonian company Kodasema has invented a new one-bedroom house with factory-made parts that can be broken down easily. The 260 sq ft house has a living room (top right), kitchen, bathroom and bedroom (bottom right). For anyone needing more space, extra units can easily be bought and added to the structure. To set up home, all a person would need is connection points for water, electricity and sewerage.

A furious woman has hung a huge sign from a Burswood apartment naming and shaming her cheating boyfriend named Dave. The sign says: 'Dave I know you're on notsovanilla.com'.

From two adorable fluffy Pomeranians to a disinterested cat and even a moose, the true reality of what lurks behind the threatening sign has been revealed.

Many allergy experts say it is vital for our future health and that of our children to reduce hand washing and allow friendly microbes back into our mouths, says epidemiology professor Tim Spector.

Glasgow and London-based nutritionist Fiona Kirk shares her top tips to lose fat quickly and reach your ideal weight with FEMAIL, including eating 10 instead of five a day.

Romanian-born mathematics teacher Ioana Popescu, 26, from Birmingham, has been shortlisted in a contest to find the country's worst cook after one too many kitchen fails.

A truck driver in Iran smashed his way through eight cars and damaged others after trying to get back on track after turning down a one-way street and becoming blocked in by the traffic.

The 41-year-old woman died from her injuries when her South Korean relatives tried to smother her during the ritual at the Intercontinental Hotel in Frankfurt in December last year.

How the one per cent lived 2,000 years ago: 3D video tour reveals the luxurious villa of a wealthy banker in ancient Pompeii

Researchers from Lund University in Sweden have been working on the project since 2010, in the hopes of documenting the area in Pompeii before it deteriorates further. The researchers uncovered floor surfaces from AD 79, performed detailed studies of the building development through history, cleaned and documented three large wealthy estates, a tavern, a laundry, a bakery and several gardens. Pictured are two examples (left to right) of the appearance of what the house could have looked like, based on photographs and 3D scanning.

Sajid Aslam was part of a group of men three men from Walsall, West Midlands, who were said to have made their way to Syria to fight for ISIS in 2014, but he claims he is working as a teacher.

Doctors say cancers of half their patients in a global clinical trial for drug Keytruda had stopped spreading after a year, without any of the side effects of chemotherapy and three times better.

Fashion expert Emily Monckton can style you slimmer. With the right cut - and accessories - to flatter whatever body shape you are, you can make the pounds drop off simply when you put on clothes.

Father-of-two Paul Wright, 35, (pictured) from Mold in Flintshire, claims he was the passenger in a car which was involved in a minor collision while on holiday in Malia, Crete in 2003.

For decades, the 'Oxo mum', Lynda Bellingham, offered television viewers brief glimpses into the lifestyle of middle-class Britain. But the classic adverts are now to return with the new 'Oxo dad'.

Union bosses who caused disruption to Southern rail commuters with a string of strikes have caved in - and are insisting a three-day strike this week goes ahead, causing even more misery to thousands.

Researchers from the Universities of Cambridge, Southern Denmark and Washington State Vancouver said mice make ultrasound in a way never found before in any animal.

The women, known as Sister Federica and Sister Isabel, tied the knot in Pinerolo, near Turin on September 28 after falling in love during a mission in West Africa.

The eight-bedroom home (pictured) in Enfield, north London, had a starring role in the 11th season of the talent show in 2014 with Fleur East and fellow contestants staying there during filming.

Collated by the National Cancer Institute, the images were taken at a number of cancer centres across the US. A range of fluorescent scans and 3D images were used in the collection.

Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev is warning the world has reached a "dangerous point" as tensions between Russia and the United States spike over the Syria conflict ©Joseph Eid (AFP/File)

The 85-year-old former Soviet leader has called on the US and Russia to restart talks on Syria explaining that stopping them was the 'biggest mistake' and that dialogue must be renewed.

You may now grope the bride: Chinese newlywed 'allows guests to molest her during the ceremony to raise money for her honeymoon' 

Video said to have been captured in northern China shows male revellers lining up and paying to grope the 'bride' during the wedding festivities. The funds collected were reportedly then used to pay for the happy couple's honeymoon. However, the identity of the woman is not yet known and some of those who viewed the video online suggested she was in fancy dress and that the footage was taken in a Thai cabaret night club filled with Chinese tourists.

Mahendra Ahirwar, 13, was born with a rare condition that made his neck hang at a 180-degrees. But thanks to life changing surgery he can finally see the world the right way up.

Jordan Bari, 20, (pictured) a taekwondo blackbelt, was fatally shot in the stomach 'at point blank range' at a flat in Bethnal Green, east London, last Monday at around 8pm.

Volunteers collecting rubbish on Scotland's Ben Nevis over the weekend were startled to discover a vibrator sitting amid the staggering 589lbs of litter.

NEW Anti-terrorist officers are investigating the source of the Instagram post which threatened a massacre against the McAuley Catholic High School in Doncaster, South Yorkshire.

In a report released over the weekend, a US think tank, the RAND Corporation, listed North Korea as the biggest of five major threats the US is facing around the world.

The British presenter (pictured), who works for BBC and ITV, revealed how she had contacted the police a second time after a schoolboy referee sent her an abusive message over Twitter.

Managers at the Ineos petrochemical plant in Grangemouth owned by industrialist Jim Ratcliffe (pictured) allegedly want to call an end to the 10am tea break for 1,200 staff.

The Mail On Sunday's Travel Editor Frank Barrett explores why South Africa has become the best-value long-haul holiday destination for the first time in the annual Post Office report.

Is this the creepiest centrepiece EVER? Sculptor creates eerily realistic wedding cake toppers - that are identical miniatures of the bride and groom

Brazilian sculptor Juliana Le Pine makes lifelike figures from biscuit dough, and her latest video sees her creating a bride and groom based on photographs has been viewed 135,000 times. Top row, left to right: the artist adds facial features using filler and paint, before sculpting a nose out of biscuit dough. Bottom row, left to right: The heads are reattached to the bodies, before Juliana adds curves out of dough. The finished product looks eerily similar to the real-life newylweds.

A mother took to Mumsnet for advice after her ex took their son for a haircut without her consent. However, she has been branded unreasonable after the ex claimed that their child asked to visit the hairdressers.

WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: Nicky Zahorcak, 19, from Lancaster, California, was diagnosed with recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa when he was born.

Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil identified two new species of cynodants - early ancestors of mammals - based on remains that had been left in a museum for decades.

Nara Ariska, 10 months, old, from a remote part of Indonesia, was diagnosed with hydrocephalus - a build-up of cerebrospinal fluid on her brain - when she was born, causing her head to swell.

Apple's smartwatch joins the list of banned devices, which already includes smartphones, that must not be taken into UK cabinet meetings. It is feared that Russian hackers could use them to listen in.

Avid Manchester City fan Jordan Harris, from Stockport, is living and working in Sydney with his girlfriend. A machine is being used to help him to breathe while he lies in hospital.

Chinese experts discover 113 ancient human remains buried in household clay containers

Archaeologists have discovered a group of 2,000-year-old tombs using a unique ancient burial method in central China. A total of 113 human remains have been found and each of them was wrapped with two to three clay containers. Chinese historians said the finding of the large-scale tomb site was significant in helping them understand the burial customs of the Western Han Dynasty (202BC-8).

Storm, an 18-month-old Staffordshire bull terrier, has an incredible skill for vertical wall running and is trying to beat the world record of 14ft with the help of her owner Alex Manning from Bedford.

Danny Jones, 59, and Terry Perkins, 68, face claims they carried out a 'well planned and well executed' raid on Chaitila's flagship store in London's Mayfair.

Lady Barbara Judge (pictured), the first female chairman of the Institute of Directors, said the US system - where mothers are entitled to 12 weeks' unpaid leave - was better than that in the UK.

Cadbury has released hilarious audition tapes from some of the 20,000 auditionees hoping to be crowned the new Milk Tray Man...including a man in a black thong and another saying he'd wear a wig.

Raina Trindade, 29, from Rio, Brazil, lost the weight following a tummy tuck but says in spite of the fact her 20 stone frame has shrunk, she still thinks she's overweight.

Georgia's capital of Tbilisi has just topped Airbnb's new list of 25 most affordable cities, based on its typical nightly rate of £24 ($30) - with Serbia's Belgrade and Turkey's Istanbul next cheapest.

Now that's pushing the boat out! Leicester City's billionaire owner splashes out on

Leicester City's billionaire owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, pictured inset left, has bought himself a new £11million superyacht, with five bedrooms, bars and a luxury lounge, as premier celebrations continue. The superyacht, pictured main and inset right, branded with his King Power logo, as is the club's stadium, is currently moored at Poole harbour in Dorset, where it is waiting for its owner. It is thought its home port will be George Town, Malaysia.

He reportedly limits his publicity visits to military bases, including missile and nuclear tests, as well as to farms and factories within a short distance of the capital, which have all been heavily vetted.

With a UN report estimating that 100million people around the world do not have a place to call home, photocrowd.com ran a competition, where participants were asked to capture homeless people.

The CCTV footage seems to show a dark 'ghostly figure' crossing a busy road as traffic drives straight through it. It is unclear where the footage was filmed.

Drew Murphy, 47, was working for a war veteran in Greenock, Scotland, and was caught out stealing £20 from his wallet on a hidden camera set up after the victim became suspicious.

Video footage has caught the moment a policeman in China tries to stop a car from being washed away in flood waters on October 8. Three people trapped inside, were rescued after an hour.

Shocking moment security guard PUNCHES a female shopper in the FACE after she accidentally smashes a bottle of alcohol 

Two women went to a Pyaterochka supermarket in the Russian city of Sochi to buy some alcohol, but one accidentally broke a bottle while they were choosing what to buy. Supermarket workers, together with the guard, insisted the women should pay for the bottle. The woman tried to argue, and that is when the guard in a red T-shirt landed a hard right hook on her face.

Researchers at Nottingham University discovered a protein, called carbonic anhydrase, found within the powerhouse of a cell has a crucial role in the ageing process.

Gavin Barwell said his mother will leave her estate and £750,000 home to his three sons and two nephews. He made the comments whilst at the Tory party conference in Birmingham.

The social networking giant's UK business enjoyed sales of £210 million last year - but it posted a loss of over £52 million, official accounts show.

Hilarious footage shows a lazy man tries to exercise while sitting down. The man eats snacks and drinks rice wine throughout the 17-second clip, which is believed to be filmed in China.

The 'Tesla of speedboats': £120,000 electric yacht travels 50 miles on one charge - but

Netherlands-based Edorado Marine hopes to bring a fleet of designs to market that echo efforts around the development of electric cars and aeroplanes. Alongside the electric system, the boats use hydrofoils - blades that lift the vessel to reduce drag - to make the boat more efficient. This will allow the boat to travel at speeds of up to 40 knots (46 miles/hour).

Richard Neal and his fiancée, rode out Hurricane Matthew at Frying Pan Tower, an abandoned Coast Guard Light Station located 34 miles off the coast of North Carolina.

The pretty three-bedroom former townhouse built in the 1830s in Kensington, West London, where author PD James wrote many of her early novels, is now on the market.

Kim Farry, 54, from Fulham, shunned a life of crime in favour of a life on benefits but says she misses the money so much, she'll have 'no choice' but to steal again if she can't get a job.

Photographer Mike Mezeul managed to score a real one-shot wonder - by capturing lava, the Milky Way, the moon and a meteor all in the same image while on a trip to Hawaii.


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Come on, let's mooo-ve! Girl farmer, eight, leads out her prize red-headed charge to

With their long horns and flowing coats, they are an instantly recognisable animal loved around the world. And Highland cattle enthusiasts descended on Oban today for the 119th annual autumn sale of the animals. Among those displaying their cows was eight-year-old Kate Cameron, who proudly stood with Abernethy. The show and sale is held over two days at Oban Livestock Centre and is open to all Highland breed enthusiasts. Today's sale, which followed yesterday's show, attracted many buyers from across Europe and North America. Highland cattle, known for being able convert poor grazing efficiently, can be found around the world. They even roam 10,000ft up in the Andes and have a reputation for their very tough nature and longevity.

The youngsters, aged 13 to 16, dragged their victim into a shallow grave before repeatedly hitting her round the head and body with a wooden stick in the shocking attack filmed in Trindade, Brazil.

The British mother comes into the bathroom to find her son Blake hovering around a toilet bowl completely full of small brown dog biscuits, but he does not seem too upset by his actions (pictured).

Strange cloud formation leaves a hole that looks like a UFO over Somerset

Residents in Shepton Mallet, Somerset were in for a surprise this morning, when they spotted what could easily be mistaken for a UFO in the sky. The rare atmospheric phenomenon is a strange cloud formation, known as fallstreak, or hole-punch clouds.



Stunning images of Mars beamed back from Indian space probe reveal the red planet in all

India;s space agency, based in the city of Bengaluru, has released the first full year's worth of data from its Mars probe, showing stunning context for Earth's neighbour and its features. While the instrument aboard ISRO's Mangalyaan probe, called the Mars Colour Camera (MCC), can't match the level of granular detail from other probes, it has a very wide field of view, enabling it to capture the whole planet in a single shot (left). Pictured bottom right is Mars' moon Phobos transiting the planet.Top right is the Valles Marineris canyon, largest canyon in the solar system.