The grandmother of a British girl who drowned in a swimming pool in Egypt has questioned why lifeguards were not on hand to save her life.
The co-chairman of the Conservative Party has denied calling grassroots activists "mad swivel-eyed loons".
A British tourist has drowned in front of his wife while swimming in rough seas on a holiday in Italy.
Toronto's mayor has denied allegations he has been caught on video smoking crack cocaine.
Sacked Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has taken out a newspaper advert to say goodbye to the club's fans.
A Colombian thief botched his getaway by running into the path of a bus after stealing a woman's mobile phone at a station.
A meteorite has slammed into the surface of the Moon, creating a flash of light so bright it could be seen without a telescope.
Police have identified a number of suspects in the case of missing Madeleine McCann, Scotland Yard has disclosed.
A British backpacker has died after apparently drinking poisoned gin during a trip around south-east Asia.
To have a chance of winning this year's Eurovision Song Contest, British hope Bonnie Tyler will have to outperfom the hot favourites from Denmark.
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