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Seoul ‘at full readiness’ if North Korea tests rocket

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South Korea has warned its military is ‘at full readiness’ with Kim Jong-Un expected to carry out another missile test today. There has been intense speculation that the North Korean tyrant is preparing another rocket test as the secretive nation marks a key anniversary.  Tensions over North Korea’s weapons programme have soared in recent months Read More

Staff at Wycombe Abbey School were warned about teacher

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Wycombe Abbey School allowed Matthew McGowan, 38, to remain in his post as a drama teacher despite concerns being raised about him in 2012  A £38,000-a-year girls’ boarding school failed to act on concerns about a drama teacher who had sex with a former pupil in his office – as it emerged he is now Read More

Girl is ‘kicked off’ bus after trying to pay with old £1

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An 11-year-old schoolgirl was ‘kicked off’ a bus after she tried to pay her fare with an old pound coin – six days before it ceases to be legal tender. Armani Taaffe had been given £1.50 by her mother to catch her usual number 16 bus to Moorside High School in Werrington, Staffordshire, at 8am Read More

OAP hauled to court for cutting yob youth’s bike brakes

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A fed up pensioner has appeared in court after confronting the ring-leader of a gang of youths who tormented him fro two years — and cutting his bike’s brake cables.   Bob Harrison, 74, says he reached the end of his tether after being verbally abused and having eggs, fireworks and stones thrown at his home. The Read More

Couple forced to make life-ending decision in filthy room

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Sophia pictured in Royal Oldham Hospital after she was born prematurely A couple whose newborn baby was dying of sepsis were forced to make the decision to end her life in a filthy hospital room filled with dirty crockery. Paul Gallier, 33, and his wife Samantha, 27, had just learnt their one-week-old daughter Sophia had contracted Read More

Dogs are tied up to be sold for meat in India

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These shocking images show terrified dogs tied up in sacks and thrown on the back of cars as they are sold at a local market for meat in north-eastern India. Killing dogs for meat and eating dogs is illegal in India, but the practice continues in some rural states in the north east, local activists Read More

Ferne McCann’s ex ‘had acid in his car week before attack’

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Arthur Collins, pictured with ex-girlfriend, TV personality Ferne McCann, threw acid three times in a nightclub attack, a court heard Towie star Ferne McCann’s ex-boyfriend had acid in his car a week before he threw corrosive liquid in a crowded nightclub, injuring 17 people, a court has heard.  Arthur Collins, 25, is accused of hurling acid Read More

Somali mum-of-five faces jail for burning council house

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Farhia Ahmed Ali, 37, ignited ‘tissues and cardboard’ to start the blaze in her south London home while her four children were present A Somali mother-of-five who set fire to her home after she was served with an eviction notice is facing jail. Farhia Ahmed Ali, 37, ignited ‘tissues and cardboard’ to start the blaze Read More

Youtuber Ally Law runs around a swimming centre at night

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A shocking video has been released showing an Internet prankster running around a swimming centre after closing hours after hiding in a flume with his friends.  A video uploaded yesterday by YouTube personality Ally Law, 20, from Southampton, shows three friends hanging around the Quays Swimming Centre at night. The prankster, who is also known for performing Read More

Study finds gold and silver in Swiss sewage system

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A gold rush has apparently hit Swiss sewage systems, where more than 40kg of the precious metal is lost annually, a new study has revealed. Three tons (3,000kg) of silver and 43kg (95lb) of gold are lost from wastewater treatment plants in Switzerland every year, according to the new study. While that amount of gold Read More