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Egyptian activist Abdel Fattah freed on bail

One of Egypt’s most prominent activists, Alaa Abdel Fattah, was released on bail on Monday ahead of his re-trial on charges of violating a protest ...

Missing Aircraft: Air Force rules out sabotage

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshall Adesola Amosu, on Monday ruled out sabotage as the basis for the disappearance of a Nigerian Air Force ...

Hands off my fruit! Adorable monkey is caught on camera going bananas as man tries to steal his basket of mangos

•Man offers fruit to monkeys and then tries to snatch mango basket •Primate watches basket closely and reacts very aggressively ...

PDP is haven for corrupt people – Kwakwanso

The Governor of Kano State, Rabiu Kwakwanso, has berated the Peoples Democratic Party, describing the party as haven for corrupt people. Kwakwanso spoke in Benin City, ...

Ready, set, smooch! LeAnn Rimes is casual in grey sweater and white jeans as she's welcomed home by husband Eddie Cibrian at LAX

She jetted out of Los Angeles on Saturday to perform in Utah. But just a day later, LeAnn Rimes showed that home is where the heart ...

Voting No is the patriotic thing to do, says Cameron in final speech as 72% of Scots say he has handled referendum badly

•Prime Minister flies to Aberdeen to deliver last plea to Scotland to stay •Will warn if they back independence, 'we will go our separate ways forever' ...

The 11.40 Secret Service to Nottingham: Passenger train is hijacked by man claiming to be from the CIA

•The train was at Nottingham station, when man jumped into driver's cabin •Managed to move train 50 yards before it came to a grinding halt ...

Professor pleads guilty to reduced charge in 1995 murder of man who raped her at college after her ex-boyfriend 'stabbed him to death in revenge attack'

•Norma Esparza, 40, is facing six years in state prison after pleading guilty to a reduced charge of voluntary manslaughter on Friday •She is one of ...

'I had to protect my family': Houston convenience store owner kills robber in gunfight

•Terror: Usman Seth said the gunman threatened his sister at the cash register with a shotgun •History of violence: The family convenience had been threatened by ...

Django Unchained actress who claimed she was harassed by LAPD for making out with her boyfriend in car was actually having s3x with him, witnesses claim, as police audio claims she went on racism rant

•In a police audio of the incident obtained by TMZ, Watts is heard accusing the police of racism when Sgt. Jim Parker asks her for ...

Special forces hunt for IS hostage Alan Henning

•Manhunt to find British hostage and father-of-two Alan Henning, 47 •He was seized while working at aid camp and paraded in terror video ...

Phones 4U goes into administration after EE hangs up on deal to supply contracts

Its 550 stores will not open today while staff wait to learn their futureMove was triggered by EE not renewing current contract in 2015Chief executive: ...

Harrods launches Stiletto Wars, new shoe matching game

Stiletto Wars, is a new game devised by Harrods and is free to download on smart phonesPlayers can submit their score to the leader-board for ...

Mother taken to court for keeping seven-year-old off school fearing her cancer had returned speaks of family's ordeal

•Kerry Capper, 26, kept her daughter Libby off school for seven days •She feared the seven-year-old's kidney cancer had returned ...

Ancient Egyptian coffin lid sold for £12,000 despite Cairo officials attempting to block auction

•Sale goes ahead despite relic being 'illegally removed from Egypt' •It was bought in Africa by big game hunter and journalist Captain 'Tiger' Sarll ...

Police seize 88kg of heroin and 21 kg of ice hidden in frozen fish shipment

•Two Canadian-Vietnamese men, aged 55 and 57, were arrested last Thursday after the drug seizure •The drugs were found hidden in ice packs beneath frozen fish ...

Parents' fury as headmaster who turned round failing Catholic school faces axe - for not being Catholic

•Jon Reynard told he cannot stay on at Annecy Catholic Primary School •Had been appointed to run school after it was placed in special measures ...

Young British woman found raped and murdered alongside the body of her male friend after both are bludgeoned to death with a hoe on Thai beach

Bodies of woman, 23, and man, 24, found on beach on island of Koh TaoBoth are believed to have been bludgeoned to death with garden hoeLocals ...

Bus crash in Southern Turkey claims the lives of 13 and injures 31

•Smash took place on Antalya- Isparta highway in the south of the country •The condition of six injured passengers is critical ...

NHS 'postcode lottery' denies Welsh nurse £7,000 treatment for rare stomach cancer because the hospital is across the border in England

Beth Prout was diagnosed with cancer of the stomach lining57-year-old's disease can only be treated at two English hospitalsThe Christie Hospital in Manchester has agreed ...

Hands off my fruit! Adorable monkey is caught on camera going bananas as man tries to steal his basket of mangos

Man offers fruit to monkeys and then tries to snatch mango basketPrimate watches basket closely and reacts very aggressivelyThen snarls in an intimidating manner while lashing ...

Time to change gear! Colombian women's cycling team appear to have had Brazilians in bizarre flesh-coloured kit 

Six athletes pose on podium as they reveal startling new kit designStrip features flesh-coloured section covering lower torso and groinBizarre outfit causes a stir on ...

Hundreds of girls taken to hospital after mass fainting spell linked to cervical cancer vaccine hits Colombia 

200 girls have come down with symptoms from faintness to numb handsThe girls, aged between nine and 16, all injected with vaccine GardasilParents blame authorities ...

Housing market sees early bounce back after summer lull in sign strong activity could return this autumn, says Rightmove

Asking prices jumped 0.9 per cent month-on-month in SeptemberAverage asking price hit £264,875 East Anglia saw the biggest rise in asking pricesBy Rachel Rickard Straus for Thisismoney.co.uk ...

Daredevil Dachshund Riley 'loved' his first skydiving trip

•Riley enjoyed his first-ever skydive with owner Nathan Batiste, 38 •The four-year old Dachshund was kitted out with custom-made 'doggles' ...

The 11.40 Secret Service to Nottingham: Passenger train is hijacked by man claiming to be from the CIA

The train was at Nottingham station, when man jumped into driver's cabinManaged to move train 50 yards before it came to a grinding halt Panicked ...

Ashya King begins proton therapy treatment for brain tumour in Prague, 19 days after his parents removed him from NHS hospital

Ashya King had first course of treatment for his brain tumour earlier todayFive-year-old will now undergo further 29 sessions at Prague proton centre Czech doctors say ...

Ashya King begins proton therapy treatment for brain tumour in Prague, 19 days after his parents removed him from NHS hospital

Ashya King had first course of treatment for his brain tumour earlier todayFive-year-old will now undergo further 29 sessions at Prague proton centre Czech doctors say ...

Gustavo Deutsch and wife killed after plane crashes in Buenos Aires suburb

Businessman Gustavo Deutsch and his wife killed in plane crashThe light aircraft smashed into the roof of a house, sparking a blaze By Sam Webb for MailOnline ...

W.O. Bentley's Lagonda LG45R Rapide racing car sells for £1.5m at auction

•LG45R Rapide has been dubbed 'the most famous Lagonda of all' •It sold for £1.5m in an auction at the Goodwood Revival this weekend •It was a ...

Girl, seven, critical after getting caught in middle of Detroit drive-by shooting while riding her bike

India Williams remains in a critical condition in hospital after being shotThe shooting occurred after arguments erupted during a game of diceRelatives tell of how ...

BBC's Nick Robinson denounced by nationalists as a liar as battle for votes in referendum gets nastier 

Nationalists march on Glasgow with placards attacking BBC political editor Up to 1,000 Yes voters protest at BBC Scotland's HQ over alleged biasNick Robinson and Alex ...

Babies born in winter start crawling earlier than those born in summer- because they wear less clothes and spend longer on their stomachs

Winter babies start crawling 5 weeks earlier than summer counterpartsBabies born in winter start at 30 weeks - those in winter at 35 weeksThis is because ...

Tony Blair - who admits it's his fault the SNP came to power - warns of dangers of 'ripping up the alliance' between Scotland and England

•Former Prime Minister made comments at security conference in Ukraine •Mr Blair, who was born in Edinburgh, warned of political, economic and emotional dangers ...

Obama details Ebola plans Tuesday

United States President, Barack Obama, is expected to detail on Tuesday a plan to boost his country’s involvement in mitigating the Ebola outbreak in West ...

South Africa probes two Nigerians, Israeli over cash seizure

South African police officials are investigating two Nigerians and an Israeli citizen who tried to bring $9.3 million in cash into the country illegally, a ...

Synagogue death toll hits 45

Fashola calls for inquiry NAMA probes mystery aircraft Joshua shows ‘video’ Rescuers were still busy yesterday at the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN), Ikotun on the outskirts ...

The ‘evil one’ did it, says Joshua as congregation views video

Despite Friday’s calamity at the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN), service were held yesterday. Prophet Temitope Joshua’s sermon was, however, unusual. He attributed the ...

Air Force loses jet in Boko Haram battle

The wreckage of a military jet which went missing on Friday may have been found. Villagers in Lala State Development Area in Adamawa State claimed yesterday ...

Presidential primaries: PDP governors push for consensus

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors are to push for a consensus candidate for the 2015 presidential poll, The Nation learnt. The governors may adopt President Goodluck ...

Suntai returns from U.K.

Taraba State Governor Danbaba Suntai is back in the country after months of medical trip to the United Kingdom. He returned to Abuja on Saturday night ...

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