Three teenagers have been jailed for their part in a “wicked and unnecessary” axe and knife attack on a drunken man in scenes reminiscent of the Hollywood movie The Shining.

Former aide to British Prime Minister in court on child indecency charges

A former Downing Street aide to David Cameron has pleaded not guilty to child indecency offences.


Israel reports Gaza missile strike

A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip has struck southern Israel in the first such attack since September, the Israeli military reported.


Police 'talking to mother' after eight children found dead in Cairns house

Police investigating the deaths of eight children at a house in Australia have said they are talking to a woman who is being cared for in hospital, and who is believed ...



Mandy Rice-Davies dies

Mandy Rice-Davies, a key figure in the 1963 Profumo affair, has died after a short battle with cancer, a spokesman for publicist Hackford Jones said today.


Eight children found stabbed to death in Australia; mother in hospital

Eight dead children and a woman with stab wounds have been found inside a home in Australia.