Acid victim bares his scars as ‘animal’ who attacked him and model cousin is jailed for 16 years

Acid victim bares his scars as ‘animal’ who attacked him and model cousin is jailed for 16 years

Jameel Muhktar, 37, and his cousin Resham Khan ,21, suffered severe burns after the vicious attack in East London last June as they celebrated the model's 21st birthday. Attacker John Tomlin was today sentenced to 16 years at Snaresbrook Crown Court after he…

Alfie Evans' dad hits out at 'cruel bureaucracy' as he reveals he has ‘has air ambulances waiting’ to take son to Italy for treatment after latest appeal fails

Alfie Evans' dad hits out at 'cruel bureaucracy' as he reveals he has ‘has air ambulances waiting’ to take son to Italy for treatment after latest appeal fails

Parents Tom Evans, 21, and Kate James, 20, today suffered another blow after the Supreme Court dismissed their latest legal bid to keep the 23-month-old tot alive. Tom said: "We have asked them (judges) to watch the recent videos of Alfie, and their decision now…

UK weather has thousands of pale Brits complaining about sunburn as heatwave scorches the nation – and there's more to come

UK weather has thousands of pale Brits complaining about sunburn as heatwave scorches the nation – and there's more to come

The mercury soared to 29.1C yesterday, making it the hottest April day in nearly 70 years, with forecasters again expecting sizzling summer-like temperatures to once again hit the UK today. But some have been left a little worse for wear after trying…

Dashcam catches car slamming into side of lorry as it tries to exit roundabout…but who was in the wrong?

Dashcam catches car slamming into side of lorry as it tries to exit roundabout…but who was in the wrong?

The footage, filmed on the dash camera of the car following behind, was posted online and is sure to be a cautionary tale to drivers. It shows a black car speeding down the A57, which connects Lincolnshire to Liverpool, coming dangerously close…

Mastermind of Thai schoolgirl sex ring that offered teen prostitutes as 'dessert' to VIPs caged for 320 years

Mastermind of Thai schoolgirl sex ring that offered teen prostitutes as 'dessert' to VIPs caged for 320 years

The prostitution racket, in the Mae Hong Son district, marked its teen workers with owl tattoos before offering them up to VIP guests. The Bangkok Post reports the courts sentenced police senior sergeant major Yutthachai Thongchai to 320 years and two of his sidekicks to…

The new Queen of Hearts, Georgia Toffolo, is this week's Fabulous cover star as she chats politics, snobbery and her surprising taste in men

The new Queen of Hearts, Georgia Toffolo, is this week's Fabulous cover star as she chats politics, snobbery and her surprising taste in men

Best mates with Stanley Johnson, the Tory girl and Made in Chelsea star wasn't the obvious People's Champion but she's landed a gig on This Morning and explains why she now wants get serious about politics. Also in this week's issue, Fabulous…

Dale Winton's beloved gameshow Supermarket Sweep still to return – with a new host as fans tip Rylan Clark-Neal for the job

Dale Winton's beloved gameshow Supermarket Sweep still to return – with a new host as fans tip Rylan Clark-Neal for the job

The 62-year-old, who died at home yesterday, became a household name when he presented the iconic TV show between 1993 and 2001. Now fans are calling for Rylan Clark-Neal to be the new face of the show when the series returns. It was announced…

Sleepy Cumbrian town hit by spate of drug deaths as cops struggle to stop city gangs invading Barrow-in-Furness

Sleepy Cumbrian town hit by spate of drug deaths as cops struggle to stop city gangs invading Barrow-in-Furness

Police say they are struggling to control the rising problem of county lines dealing in Barrow-in-Furness, with gangs arriving from as far away as London to sell heroin and crack cocaine. They say dwindling staff numbers mean tackling the drugs gangs is…

Planes will not be grounded after Brexit says Transport Secretary as he claims EU ministers ‘snort with derision at the idea’

Planes will not be grounded after Brexit says Transport Secretary as he claims EU ministers ‘snort with derision at the idea’

Chris Grayling sought to dismiss fears that air travel will be disrupted after we quit Brussels following numerous scare stories scare stories about what happens if an 'Open Skies aviation deal is not secured. After the SNP's Europe spokesman, accused the Government of "complacency"…

Evil nanny Yoselyn Ortega convicted of butchering two young children in jealous rage as their tearful dad hugs jurors

Evil nanny Yoselyn Ortega convicted of butchering two young children in jealous rage as their tearful dad hugs jurors

In an emotional courtroom scene, distraught Kevin Krim broke down in tears as he thanked those who found Ortega guilty of four counts of murder. As the verdict was announced, Mr Krim stared coldly at Ortega, who sat emotionless in the dock….

Theresa May thanks Queen for her ‘service, dedication and constancy’ to the Commonwealth as world leaders bid farewell to Her Majesty at her final summit

Theresa May thanks Queen for her ‘service, dedication and constancy’ to the Commonwealth as world leaders bid farewell to Her Majesty at her final summit

The Prime Minister praised her as the group’s “most steadfast and fervent champion” at the opening ceremony in Buckingham Palace this morning. She hailed the 91-year-old monarch and said: “On behalf of all of you assembled here in Buckingham Palace, I want…

Theresa May delivers rare mic drop as she destroys Labour on Windrush with classic ambush over who ordered migrants’ landing slips to be destroyed

Theresa May delivers rare mic drop as she destroys Labour on Windrush with classic ambush over who ordered migrants’ landing slips to be destroyed

As her back was against the wall, Theresa May lined up a toady Tory MP at the top of the bout to let her apologise to Windrush Brits who have faced in the threat of deportation in the a spectacular Home Office…

Xeneral Webster admits killing nurse Joanne Rand after splashing her with super-strong sulphuric acid as she returned from visiting daughter's grave

Xeneral Webster admits killing nurse Joanne Rand after splashing her with super-strong sulphuric acid as she returned from visiting daughter's grave

Joanne Rand had been to visit her daughter's grave when she was hit with the high-strength sulphuric acid last June. She screamed in pain and ran to a nearby branch of KFC to splash water over herself after the incident in High Wycombe,…

CIA director Mike Pompeo 'met Kim Jong-un in secret' as Donald Trump confirms direct talks with North Korea at 'extremely high levels'

CIA director Mike Pompeo 'met Kim Jong-un in secret' as Donald Trump confirms direct talks with North Korea at 'extremely high levels'

Unconfirmed reports from the US claim CIA Director Pompeo met with the North Korean leader over the Easter weekend. "We've also started talking to North Korea directly," he said at a photo session with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the American…

Meghan Markle dazzles in £1,450 minidress as she and Prince Harry both head out in the sun at Commonwealth event in London

Meghan Markle dazzles in £1,450 minidress as she and Prince Harry both head out in the sun at Commonwealth event in London

The couple both wore blazers at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre today, but Megan went the extra mile to wear hers off her shoulders. Markle, who is set to wed the prince next month stunned onlookers in a £1,450 pinstriped beige button midi…

France accuses Russia of trying to cover up Syria poison gas attack saying ‘essential evidence’ is vanishing as investigators are blocked from site

France accuses Russia of trying to cover up Syria poison gas attack saying ‘essential evidence’ is vanishing as investigators are blocked from site

At least 70 people were killed, many of whom were little children, after aircraft's dropped barrel bombs full of toxic chemicals in Douma on April 7. Inspectors for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) arrived in Damascus on Saturday to investigate the…

Desperate and ill mum, 21, 'under pressure' to find work killed herself as she feared losing Universal Credit

Desperate and ill mum, 21, 'under pressure' to find work killed herself as she feared losing Universal Credit

Amy Nice, 21, had been suffering from severe depression and anxiety after being diagnosed with kidney disease but had felt ''pressurised'' to find work under new rules for claimants. On October 24 last year she dropped off her young son at school…

Meghan Markle earns her stripes in £1,400 Altuzarra dress as she attends Commonwealth Youth Forum event with Prince Harry

Meghan Markle earns her stripes in £1,400 Altuzarra dress as she attends Commonwealth Youth Forum event with Prince Harry

The 36-year-old was dressing to impress in a dream spring outfit at the Commonwealth Youth Forum at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre in Westminster, London. The Suits actress' cream dress was buckled at the front and had statement buttons running down the…

Brits have more cash in their pockets again as inflation unexpectedly drops to 2.5% – the lowest rate in a year

Brits have more cash in their pockets again as inflation unexpectedly drops to 2.5% – the lowest rate in a year

After yesterday’s revelation the pay squeeze is officially over, a smaller rise in clothing and footwear prices providing further relief for cash-squeezed households. Figures from the Office for National Statistics show the Consumer Prices Index fell in March, compared with 2.7 per…