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Incredible photos reveal the elaborate hairdos of the Himba tribe created using goat hair and MUD

Himba men sport a plait while single but cover up in a turban that they never take off once they are marriedBy contrast, women wear ...

A true rock icon: Fender Stratocaster guitar played by Buddy Holly, Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton celebrates its 60th anniversary

Leo Fender created the first Stratocaster in 1954. It featured a signature double cutaway design and contoured bodyEarly adopters included 50s legend Buddy Holly, and ...

Man who suffered headaches for 10 years is found to have 'calcium stones' in his brain due to coeliac disease

Man had previously - and unsuccessfully - been treated for migraine CT scan eventually detected calcium stones in his brainAfter  adopting gluten-free diet and taking ...

Great-grandmother was left screaming in agony while hospital doctor nearby 'played on a computer'

Sarah Ann Gray, 81, was 'screaming in pain' and vomiting Her bowel had perforated after surgery at Manchester Royal InfirmaryBegged for pain relief but was ...

Arrest warrant demanded for South Korean ferry captain as damning picture emerges of him abandoning ship

Lee Joon-seok, 68, dangled from a rope as rescuers helped him leave ferryHe escaped the vessel, which was carrying 475 passengers when it capsizedLee was ...

High school vice principal rescued from South Korean ferry found hanging from tree in front of victims' families after his students die

Kang Min-gyu, 52, was found hanging from a tree in Jindo, South KoreaHe was a senior teacher an Danwon High School in Anwan, near SeoulHis ...

Ed Miliband calls in Obama's election guru David Axelrod to lead 2015 campaign i

David Axelrod confirmed his surprise new job with Labour Party last nightBut a press release on the party's website misspelled his surnameHe is the campaign ...

Slumdog midfielder: Teenager, 16, whose mother is a prostitute, to train with Manchester United

Rajib Roy, 16, lives in the red light district of Kolkata, West BengalRajib shares a single-room home with his mother, a prostitute, and brotherNow set ...

Millionaire 'Scottish aristocrats' accused of collecting food stamps while living on $1m boat now claim they have no money

Colin Chisholm III and Lady Andrea were arrested in Bahamas last monthThey appeared in Minnesota court where lawyer said they were brokeTheir business in Bahamas ...

£10 million cost of gagging an NHS whistleblower Dr Raj Mattu wrongly accused of 'fraud, sexual impropriety and assault' after exposing deadly hospital failings

Dr Raj Mattu was sacked after exposing two patients had died in dangerously overcrowded bays at University Hospital CoventryHeart surgeon endured more than a decade ...

Is THIS the Loch Ness Monster? Satellite image on Apple's Maps software may finally have solved the mystery of Nessie

Satellite in the atmosphere was accessed using Apple's satellite map appShows a creature swimming below the surface of the world famous lochLocation just south of ...

Taking time out for lunch! The incredible moment a ruthless leopard killed a gazelle and dragged it up a tree to eat

Circle of life on the Tanzanian savannah captured by photographerLeopardess dragged Grants gazelle into a tree on the SerengetiPredator prepared dinner in the top branches ...

Emojis are taking over the world! Cartoon faces top 2014 list of the web's most popular words

The top trending word of the year so far is emoji – small digital images used to express an idea or emotion in electronic communicationTexas-based ...

Second earthquake in 24 hours hits UK: Experts warn of a hidden fault line - and say there could be bigger tremors in the future

A magnitude 3.5 earthquake has struck Rutland again in the East MidlandsThe tremors were felt at 7:50am today, just 24 hours after the last oneRegion ...

Paedophile jailed for incest with daughter, 23, who was taken from him as a toddler but tracked him down on Facebook

Eleanor Jackson, 23, was taken from her biological father Frank Humphreys, 51, when she was just 17 months oldBut when she traced him as an ...

Blood-red moon signals Armageddon, say Bible bashers

On Tuesday millions in America saw a total lunar eclipse in the skiesThat moon will return over Earth three times in the next 17 monthsAstronomers ...

'I thought my son was in Libya,' says father of British teenager killed in Syria

A British teenager whose uncle was held at Guantanamo Bay has died while fighting in SyriaAbdullah Deghayes, 18, from Brighton was killed during conflict according ...

One jail that really is a holiday camp! Father has turned jail van that smelt of blood and old soup when he bought it for £3,000 on eBay into his dream motorhome

Alex Saunders, 42, from Hampshire bought an old dirty prison van for £3000 and turned into a luxury motorhomeThe painter and decorator lovingly spent another ...

High school vice principal rescued from South Korean ferry found hanging from tree in front of victims' families after his students die

Kang Min-gyu, 52, was found hanging from a tree in Jindo, South KoreaHe was a senior teacher an Danwon High School in Anwan, near SeoulHis ...

As she hits the big 4-0, we present 40 very Posh (and very different) hairdos!

By Claudia Connell Published: 00:48 GMT, 18 April 2014 ...

Road and rail routes crowded as great Easter getaway gets underway

Routes to the seaside jammed as more than 3million head off on breaks within UK and 2million go abroadEarly problems for those heading to continent ...

The top 50 things to do in Britain at least once in your lifetime

By Sarah Gordon Published: 09:52 GMT, 18 April 2014 ...

Royal couple are mobbed on Manly beach as they meet lifeguards

Royal couple visited Manly on Sydney's Northern Beaches to promote Australian Surf Life Saving ClubsKate ran on the sand as she watched events including beach ...

Six dead and others feared missing after high-altitude avalanche on Mt. Everest

An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday morningReports are that six Nepalese guides are dead and a further nine are missingThey had ...

'The NHS pays for boob jobs but won't save my little girl': Father with terminal cancer forced to raise money for his daughter who ALSO has cancer to get treatment abroad

Tom Attwater, 31, needs to raise £500,000 for his step-daughter Kelli, fiveKelli has a rare form of childhood cancer called neuroblastomaShe's currently in remission, but ...

Judge John McBain lashes out at convicted killer Camia Gamet after she snickers and asks 'is that it?' as victim's aunt recounts murder

Michigan Judge John McBain snapped at 31-year-old Camia Gamet after she laughed and interrupted an emotional account from the victim's familyGamet was convicted in March ...

Health warning on juice-only diets as expert warns they can lead to an eating disorder

Products marketed as a way to lose a few pounds while detoxing bodyFashionable 'juice cleanses' can lead to eating disorders, expert saysBy 'angela Nelson / Hotspot ...

Easter as we used to do it! Nostalgic vintage cards reveal how the festival was celebrated in the early years of the 20th century

Earliest examples date from late 19th century and reveal that daffodils, chicks and rabbits have always been popularOthers focus on traditional religious scenes with the ...

Peaches Geldof's funeral to take place at same church as her mother's on Easter Monday - and her ashes may be scattered at family home where she grew up

Service at St Mary Magdalene and St Lawrence Church in KentFather Bob Geldof has been seen over the last few days nearbyHer parents were also ...

Facebook launches new service which will share your exact location with all your friends but insists its optional

Nearby Friends will use your smartphone's GPS system to tell your Facebook friends you are nearbyRather than share your exact location, it will show only ...

Hoodie Macaw! Parrot who wears a bright orange outfit loves beer, headbanging to Status Quo and fast cars

Jack the gold macaw loves popping down to his local for a pint of bestBut he is at his happiest listening to his favourite band ...

Get out and mix with ordinary voters, Labour MP Austin Mitchell tells party leader Ed Miliband

Austin Mitchell, 80, spoke out as he announced his retirementThe veteran MP for Great Grimsby said Miliband is 'doing okay'He's one of a number of ...

Tests for foreign doctors 'must be harder to pass' to ensure patient safety

Researchers concluded that the pass mark is set too lowThey insist that foreign doctors who pass are not the same standardOne in three UK registered ...

Duchess of Cambridge keeps her cool in white dress by Australian designer for visit to Sydney's Royal Easter Show with William

By Rebecca English, Royal Correspondant In Sydney and Candace Sutton and Jade Watkins Published: ...

Preying to stay alive: Centipede tries to eat its way to sanctuary - out of a snake's stomach!

Researchers found the two creatures on Golem Grad, in MacedoniaThey believe the young snake had underestimated the size of her preyBoth creatures were dead and ...

X-Men director Brian Singer's 'rape victim' describes sordid pool parties at home of Hollywood power broker

In a press conference Thursday evening, alleged victim Michael Egan said Singer treated him like 'a piece of meat' He also claims he had 'a ...

Ouch! Cameron stung by jellyfish as he goes for a dip off Lanzarote

Tourists told how he came running out of the water rubbing his armThe Prime Minister was swimming on the Spanish island's beachOne local said someone ...

Judge slams ministers tinkering with justice

Judge fires parting shot at the politicians 'tinkering' with justice systemRichard Bray hits out at 'warnings, reprimands and cautions' allowing offenders to dodge courtCondemns police ...

Dead at 87: Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the modern Dickens

Gabriel Garcia Marquez has died on Thursday and the cause was not immediately known but his heath had been in failing in recent yearsWas awarded ...

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