First pictures have emerged The 'love train' used by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to meet his Chinese counterpart. The distinctive green and yellow armoured train that pulled into Beijing on Monday is the same one used by his father Kim Jong Il in May 2000 when he too travelled to Beijing to visit Jiang Zemin, China's leader at the time. According to a 2009 report in the South Korean press, the train at the time consisted of about 90 armoured carriages, with two separate trains travelling ahead and behind it to handle security.
Labour in meltdown over anti-Semitism: Party discipline chief QUITS after she opposed suspending activist who posted vile Facebook link denying the Holocaust
Labour was in meltdown over anti-Semitism last night after its disciplinary chief resigned for opposing the suspension of an apparent Holocaust denier. Christine Shawcroft, who was only appointed in January, stood down after it emerged that she had e-mailed colleagues to demand the activist be let back into the party. The activist, Alan Bull, a Labour candidate for Peterborough Council, had been suspended for posting a link on Facebook to a fake news article titled: 'International Red Cross Report Confirms the Holocaust of Six Million Jews is a Hoax.'
Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were poisoned with nerve agent left on their FRONT DOOR, police confirm
Tonight British police have revealed they believe the former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter were exposed to a suspected nerve agent at the front door of their home (pictured main, shortly after the father and daughter were poisoned on Sunday, March 4). The pair (inset) remain in critical condition in hospital with experts earlier today predicting a judge soon may have to make the fatal decision on whether or not to continue life support for the duo. Speaking tonight, Dean Haydon, head of the Metropolian Police’s counter terrorism command, said: ‘At this point in our investigation, we believe the Skripals first came into contact with the nerve agent from their front door. We are therefore focusing much of our efforts in and around their address.’
Pictured: Mother, 29, who is fighting for her life after being crushed by bricks that fell 70ft off a crane on to the street - just DAYS after she got engaged
A woman fighting for her life after being crushed by a pallet of bricks that fell from 70ft has been identified as Michaela Boor (left), a young mother from East London, MailOnline can reveal. Shocking footage shows the 29-year-old lying on the pavement covered in piles of rubble yesterday morning (right) as passers-by rushed to help her. The 29-year-old was understood to have dropped her son off at school across the road from the building site in Mile End when bricks descended from scaffolding above. Today as Miss Boor fights for her life in hospital it has tragically emerged the young woman had just got engaged. A talented designer and owner of Kayla’s Creations, it has also emerged Miss Boor’s father has been a bricklayer for 20 years. Today his employers Maytrix Construction, based in Knebworth, Hertfordshire, has set up a fundraising to help the family at this difficult time.
Why raising my son’s made me question what female empowerment is doing to boys: A passionate feminist, Michelle was determined Fin would share her values. But gradually she realised this wasn’t in HIS interests
British CEO Michelle Kennedy (pictured left and right with her son Fin) says she is trying to raise her son Fin, four, to be a good feminist and to empathise with others, as well as encouraging him to articulate his emotions without fear. However, she said it recently occurred to her that if she had a daughter she might be more concerned with passing on different messages. She admits she's started to feel uncomfortable with her own preconceptions about gender.
THERESA MAY: A year from today, at 11pm on Friday, March 29, the United Kingdom will leave the European Union. In doing so, we will reach the end of a process that began in the summer of 2016 with the single biggest democratic mandate this country has ever seen. Of course there were many who, at the time, wanted to see a different outcome. I know there are still some who would be happier if the referendum were to be rerun or the result ignored. But as I travel around the country, talking to ordinary people far from the Westminster bubble, one thing quickly becomes very clear.
'Oh a***': Justice Minister turns air blue blurting out swear word in Brexit debate after spilling a glass of water on himself
Peers were left red-faced today after Justice Minister Lord Keen blurted out 'a***' after dropping a glass of water down his crotch during a Brexit debate in the House of Lords in London. The Scottish Tory peer used the expletive after he took an intervention from Baroness Altmann during the EU Withdrawal Bill committee stage debate and knocked a glass of water all over himself. A doorkeeper later mopped up the water from the floor and surrounding desk.
Student reveals how to clean a beauty blender in just one minute in the MICROWAVE - and sends millions of make-up addicts into a frenzy
Julianna Asouzu, 19, from South London shared a video of her clever cleaning trick on Twitter where it's been viewed 2.2 million times by impressed beauty fans. She started off with sponges so covered in make-up they were dark brown, but after a minute being microwaved in soapy water they were good as new (right).
Two Irish rugby stars are CLEARED of raping same woman after boasting to WhatsApp friends about 'spit roasting' and saying sex with her was 'like merry-go-round at a carnival'
Two Ireland rugby stars who were in a WhatsApp group which boasted about 'spit roasting' girls were today cleared of raping the same woman after a night out. Paddy Jackson, 26, and Stuart Olding, 25, were accused of sexually assaulting the woman when they went back to Jackson's home in Belfast, Northern Ireland. But they were both cleared by a jury who deliberated for almost four hours at Belfast Crown Court on Wednesday. The jury had heard during the nine-week trial that the defendants were in a message group which said sex with a woman was 'like a merry-go-round at a carnival'. Speaking outside court, Jackson - who was also cleared of a separate charge of sexual assault - said: 'I'd just like to thank the judge and the jury for giving me a fair trial, my parents for being here every day, as well as my brother and sisters. Out of respect for my employers I've nothing further to comment.' Two friends were also cleared of charges including perverting the course of justice, withholding information and exposure but they were all cleared of all charges.
It's a city on the ocean! World's biggest cruise ship, Symphony of the Seas, dwarfs buildings in Malaga as it prepares for its maiden voyage - complete with a zipwire, golf course and 20 restaurants
The world's biggest and most expensive ever cruise ship is just days away from setting sail on its maiden voyage. Royal Caribbean's 'Symphony of the Seas' is currently docked in in Malaga, Spain, (pictured centre) where it dwarfs nearby apartment blocks, The ship weighs 228,000 tonnes, and at 1,188 feet long, it is just 20 metres shy of the length of the Empire State Building in New York. The cruise ship boasts a shopping area (top right), multiple swimming pools (bottom right, one of the pools) and also has a one-of-a-kind ultimate family suite, set over two levels and 1,346 square feet. The fun-focused suite has a slide installed for guests wanting to get from the upper to the lower level (top left), and also features a floor-to-ceiling Lego wall as well as an air hockey table and a ping pong table. For those wanting to relax, guests in the suite can chill out in the private cinema that comes with an 85-inch HD TV along with a library of video games. Or they can head for the full-size whirlpool hot tub (bottom left) and lounge on the cabin's 212 square-foot balcony, which has ocean views.
Holly Willoughby on Celebrity Juice: Star struggles on wobble board and admits incontinence struggle
She's often left red faced as one of the panellists on Celebrity Juice. Yet Holly Willoughby, 37, took things to the next level on Thursday's episode as she struggled to recover from the show's famous wibbly wobbly board challenge before admitting she's scared about having incontinence. Things got off to a hilarious start during a team game which involved her lying down on the vibrating board - which shook furiously as she attempted to describe animals for her teammates.
EXCLUSIVE - Revealed: Oxford student who was 'too bright to jail' after stabbing her Tinder date with a bread knife finds love again with the son of super-rich Russian oligarch worth £1.2billion
The Oxford medical student who was ‘too bright’ to be jailed after stabbing her Tinder date has found love again with the son a Russian billionaire. Lavinia Woodward, 24, (left) is now in a relationship with 21-year-old businessman Philip Kagalovsky (right), whose father counts Roman Abramovich as one of his closest friends, MailOnline can reveal. The couple have been together since last February and live together in a flat in an exclusive suburb of South West London
'Yet another full house': Jimmy Tarbuck's heartfelt tribute to Sir Ken Dodd as thousands gather to sing 'Happiness' and children dress as Diddymen during emotional funeral for comedy legend in Liverpool
Celebrities including Roy Chubby Brown, Ricky Tomlinson and Les Dennis joined hundreds of fans paying their final respects to comedian Sir Ken Dodd as his funeral was held today. Fans lined the streets of Liverpool with tickle sticks for the thanksgiving service at the city's Anglican cathedral (bottom centre). A horse-drawn hearse, a nod to his father's job as a coal merchant, led the funeral cortege from his home in Knotty Ash. The much-loved comedian, aged 90, died at his home earlier this month, two days after marrying his partner Anne Jones (bottom left, today). His funeral service was open to the public, with a large screen broadcasting the ceremony for mourners outside the cathedral. Comedian Jimmy Tarbuck (bottom right) spoke during the service, describing Sir Ken as 'the greatest stage comic I've ever seen'. Diddymen followed Sir Ken's coffin as it was carried out of the cathedral (top).
Is parole system fit for purpose? John Worboys' rapist debacle sees parole chief axed, minister on the brink and SIX more dangerous criminals in the spotlight
The parole system was in crisis yesterday after top judges attacked the decision to free black cab rapist John Worboys. In a scathing ruling, they cited basic failures in the Parole Board's handling of the case. They said the 60-year-old's claim that he posed no risk had 'not been probed to any extent, if at all'. The fiasco led to the sacking yesterday of the board's chief, left a minister on the brink and sparked fears that the whole parole system might not be fit for purpose.
'May cause drowsiness': Stormy Daniels' attorney claims her pupils were dilated during her '60 Minutes' interview as a result of taking allergy medication Benadryl
Stormy Daniels had dilated pupils (left) during her interview on '60 Minutes' on Sunday allegedly because of Benadryl (inset). Social media users were distracted by the 39-year-old's appearance despite her shocking claims that she spanked Trump with a magazine and talked about the first time they'd allegedly had unprotected sex. Many were left wondering if she had taken certain class A drugs, such as cocaine and ecstasy, or the prescription medication Adderall used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. However, Daniels's attorney Michael Avenatti said she had only taken the popular allergy medicine. 'The only drug that my client took within the 24 hours before the interview was a single Benadryl,' Avenatti told Inside Edition. He dismissed the claims that she had taken Adderall or other medications as 'patently false and bogus'.
'Pregnant' Topshop heiress Chloe Green spends time bonding with 'Hot Felon' boyfriend Jeremy Meeks' family amid baby claims
They are rumoured to be expecting their first child together. And whilst Jeremy Meeks, 34, has kept quiet on the claims, he broke his social media silence on Wednesday as he revealed girlfriend Chloe Green, 27, was enjoying some quality time with his side of the family. Taking to Instagram, the former convict-turned-model - known as the Hot Felon - shared a snap of the pair cosied up between several generations of the Meeks family.
Smug Apple CEO Tim Cook slams Mark Zuckerberg over Facebook data scandal, boasting ‘I wouldn’t be in this situation’
Apple boss Tim Cook pulled no punches when he was asked about Facebook's ongoing privacy scandal. Cook was in Chicago on Wednesday to debut Apple's newest iPad and unveil a slew of education-focused apps. When asked what he would do if he were Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Cook said: 'I wouldn't be in this situation.'
Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin reunite for rare family photo: Friendly exes pose with children Apple, 13, and Moses, 11, for cryptic Instagram snap in front a London house
They famously consciously uncoupled back in 2014. But friendly exes Gwyneth Paltrow, 45, and Chris Martin, 41, reunited for a family snap with their children Apple, 13, and Moses, 11, as they posed in front of a London property. The foursome looked every inch the happy family, with many people wondering in the comments section if they were paying a nostalgic trip to their former home.
Woman who shed 200LBS details her desperation to have the excess skin removed from her now-tiny frame - as doctors say her obsession with weight loss may stop her from having surgery
At her heaviest, Hope Tucker tipped the scales at 327lbs and was taking medication for depression. Complications during her weight loss surgery nearly cost her her life, and now her weight has dropped so low that skin just hangs from her gaunt frame. In a preview clip for Wednesday night's episode of the TLC series Skin Tight , Hope admits that she desperately wants to have her excess skin removed because she fears her unhappiness over it will trigger her depression.
EXCLUSIVE: Why the world’s most expensive painting cost £320 MILLION. Two Arab princes bid against each other by mistake and wouldn’t back down (but settled by swapping it for a yacht)
Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman and de-facto United Arab Emirates ruler Mohammed Bin Zayed (left together) both sent representatives to bid on Leonardo Da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi' (right) last year, DailyMail.com can reveal. The painting sold for a record-breaking $450.3 million. Neither Arab ruler knew the other was bidding, instead they both feared losing the auction to reps from the Qatari ruling family. Then under pressure from his critics to get rid of the painting, Salman struck a deal with his Emirati counterpart to swap the painting for a superyacht (inset).
Arg strips off: TOWIE star James Argent overcomes body insecurities for The Real Full Monty as girlfriend Gemma Collins shares her support
He previously threatened to pull out of the charity striptease after he struggled to shed his clothes due to his 'body image' insecurities. Despite his apprehension, James 'Arg' Argent made a triumphant appearance on stage as part of ITV's The Real Full Monty on Wednesday night to raise awareness for prostate and testicular cancer.
Are these the laziest people EVER? Hilarious pictures show the bizarre hacks that people have used in a bid to save time and effort
Social media users from around the world have been sharing people's weird attempts to conserve energy. Pictured clockwise, from top left: One woman couldn't be bothered to unbox her new office chair before sitting on it; another person tried to conceal their dirty dishes with a fake sink board; and one person used a door stop without taking the packaging off. One mother decided to write a note to the pizza delivery man instead of just putting her trousers on; another person found an unorthodox way of browsing the web; and one woman decided to drink out of a freezer bag, instead of washing out a cup.
Moment Iraqi gang who smuggled scores of illegal Afghan, Syrian and Albanian immigrants into the UK is busted by Spanish Civil Guard
A criminal organisation that brought in scores of illegal immigrants to the UK from Spanish ports has been stopped by the Civil Guard. The migrants - mostly from Albania but also Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan and Pakistan - were stowed away on ferries and cruise liners destined for UK ports. The immigrants left Spain from Santander in Cantabria and Santurtzi in the Basque Country.
'She was much more intelligent than she made out': Jennie Bond recalls how there was more to 'shrewd' Diana than met the eye - while Prince Charles was 'deeply troubled'
Speaking to Harper's Bazaar, the former BBC royal correspondent, 67, who covered 14 of the most turbulent years of the monarchy recalled that there was much more to Diana than met the eye, and that she had a fantastic sense of humour. However, she recalled Prince Charles being 'deeply troubled' during their marriage.
Alien attack on Britain's streets: Actors don Victorian garb for dramatic scenes in The War Of The Worlds as BBC adaption of HG Wells' classic starts filming in Cheshire
Last year, it was announced that The War Of The Worlds - one of the best-read science fiction in history - was being adapted for a British television. And on Wednesday, filming was seen getting well underway in Cheshire's Delamere Forest, as Rafe Spall shot dramatic alien attack scenes for the BBC adaptation of HG Wells' classic novel. Getting into character as George, the 35-year-old actor sported a soot-covered Victorian-ea dark suit as he chatted away on the set with Harry Melling, who stepped out in soldier uniform for his role in the upcoming drama.
Panicked residents cordon off Lincolnshire street after reports of a deadly scorpion on the loose… only for RSPCA to find it was a RUBBER TOY
After a child reported the sighting in Grantham, Lincolnshire, a rescue worker found residents had been standing guard around a toy in the sealed-off street for two hours. A concerned woman had called the RSPCA to tell the charity a poisonous red arachnid was on the loose. But animal collection officer Paula Jones was amused to find a toy (pictured, left) was the source of the panic, naming it Cecil and placing it in her call-out van (pictured, right).
President Macron hails hero cop killed in ISIS hostage siege as a symbol of 'the French spirit of resistance' as he warns that 'underground Islamism' is 'corrupting' minds
Lt. Col. Arnaud Beltrame, 44, was stabbed in the throat and shot repeatedly after taking the place of a female hostage during the siege in Carcassonne, southwest France, last Friday. Today his coffin was carried in a procession from Paris' Pantheon and a ceremony at Hotel des Invalide where French President Emmanuel Macron delivered a eulogy hailing the policeman as the symbol of the 'French spirit of resistance' . The French leader vowed to ensure 'he will not have died in vain,' ,' urging the nation to be vigilant in the face of an 'insidious' jihadist threat.
Toronto chef taunts vegan protesters who stormed his upscale meat restaurant for days by butchering a deer's leg at the window then eating it in front of them once he'd cooked it
A chef riled a group of vegan protesters by carving a deer leg in the window of his restaurant while they demonstrated outside. Michael Hunter, known as The Hunter Chef, decided to counter-protest against the group of animal rights activists who had gathered outside his restaurant in Toronto. As they held a banner which read, 'Murder' under the window and preached to passers-by, who did not seem to sympathize with the demonstrators.
Sandbanks' most expensive home: Palatial mansion on the exclusive millionaire's peninsula - complete with swimming pool, wine room and even its own cinema - goes on sale for record £8.75MILLION
The largest house to ever come on the market on the exclusive Sandbanks peninsula has gone up for sale for a whopping £8.75million. The Moorings, a harbour front mansion with stunning sea views, is spread over 13,000 square feet. The state-of-the art property comes with five en-suite bedrooms, a guest suite, gate house and boat house. Its owners, entrepreneur Chris Thomas and wife Sue, spent a staggering £5.5million on building the palatial home that has been compared to a five star hotel.
Ancient Assyrian statue that was destroyed by ISIS fanatics as they rampaged through Mosul is resurrected on Trafalgar Square's fourth plinth
The artwork, called The Invisible Enemy Should Not Exist, has been designed by artist Michael Rakowitz. The striking piece (right) is a recreation of a statue destroyed by ISIS in 2015, when the group smashed ancient artwork as they rampaged through a museum in Mosul (left). Mr Rakowitz, 44, from Chicago said he did not want to make an exact copy of the original statue which stood in Nineveh, near Mosul. The artists, whose family left Iraq in 1946, told the London Evening Standard : 'I think the impetus to rebuild is indicative of something good in the human spirit but I think of the things that I make as being ghosts or apparitions of what the artifacts were.' Inset: London's Trafalgar Square
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