Spanish police smash British gang behind illegal cigarette factory hidden underground

Spanish police have smashed a British-led gang behind Europe’s first-ever underground illegal cigarette factory. Astonishing images released by detectives today showed them entering the bunker 13ft below the earth’s surface and rescuing six Eastern Europeans working and sleeping in the hideaway where 3,500 counterfeit cigarettes an hour were being produced. One of the suspected ringleaders … Read more Spanish police smash British gang behind illegal cigarette factory hidden underground

Devastated mother shares picture of her cradling stillborn baby

A devastated mother has shared a picture of her cradled stillborn baby as she criticised midwives who she claims ignored her concerns. Stephanie Broadley, 28, broke down as she realised her baby boy, Beau, had been stillborn in May 2018. She felt full of guilt that she had not pushed staff more strongly to listen … Read more Devastated mother shares picture of her cradling stillborn baby

Brave mother had her lower legs amputated due to sepsis after childbirth to her stillborn son

A brave mother had her lower legs amputated due to sepsis after a life-threatening labour during which she gave birth to her stillborn baby. Callie Colwick, 30, from McKinney, Texas, suffered from placenta accreta while pregnant with her son Quinn, a rare serious condition with major complications. At 15 weeks, she and her husband Kevin, 30, were … Read more Brave mother had her lower legs amputated due to sepsis after childbirth to her stillborn son

Samsung apologises after sending a bizarre notification to thousands of users  

Samsung apologises after accidentally sending a bizarre ‘1’ notification to thousands of users overnight Samsung smartphone users were woken up by the bizarre ‘double 1’ notification  The random alert was sent by Samsung’s Find My Mobile very early on Thursday  Some users that never signed up for the service are concerned of a breach  Samsung … Read more Samsung apologises after sending a bizarre notification to thousands of users  

Mother ‘who filmed herself torturing her young daughter’ is arrested in UAE

Mother ‘who filmed herself torturing her young daughter and sent it to her ex-husband to punish him’ is arrested in UAE WARNING DISTRESSING CONTENT Woman, from Philippines, filmed herself hitting their daughter and dragging her She is said to have posted it on social media to get back at her ex-husband The mother was arrested … Read more Mother ‘who filmed herself torturing her young daughter’ is arrested in UAE

Priti Patel’s allies leap to her defence after she is accused of ‘bullying civil servants’

‘Priti Patel works day and night – but she is no bully’: Home Secretary’s allies leap to her defence after she is accused of ‘bullying civil servants’ by forcing them into late-night meetings in bid to deport foreign criminals Priti Patel has reportedly been accused of bullying staff at the Home Office  She also faced … Read more Priti Patel’s allies leap to her defence after she is accused of ‘bullying civil servants’

Mother loses five stone in five months and reverses pre-diabetes using a ‘smart’ weight-loss plan

An overweight mother has told how she lost more than 5st in five months and reversed her pre-diabetes while still enjoying takeaways and glasses of wine. Lynne Gaskell, 54, from Lancashire, who tipped the scales at 21st 10lbs last year, was referred to a diet plan by her GP after health checks revealed she was pre-diabetic. … Read more Mother loses five stone in five months and reverses pre-diabetes using a ‘smart’ weight-loss plan

Coral reefs around the world could disappear by the year 2100

Global warming and acidic ocean waters is set to kill all coral reefs by the year 2100, a new study says. Climate change caused by human greenhouse gas emissions is on course to eliminate 70 to 90 per cent of coral reefs over the next 20 years. Coral reefs are most at risk from emission-driven … Read more Coral reefs around the world could disappear by the year 2100

Halifax hiked my home insurance by 29% but couldn’t tell me why

Halifax hiked my home insurance by 29%, so could it tell me why? SIMON LAMBERT on trying to pin down his loyalty penalty By Simon Lambert for Thisismoney.co.uk Published: 06:00 BST, 20 February 2020 | Updated: 12:59 BST, 20 February 2020 At the start of the year, I was sent a renewal letter by my … Read more Halifax hiked my home insurance by 29% but couldn’t tell me why

Boy runs away in terror after his mother dresses up as a giant toy bear

Teddy scare! Little boy runs away in terror after his mother dresses up as a giant toy bear and suddenly starts moving towards him Three-year-old Aaron Dibi was given a fright by the moving bear in his bedroom  Mother Hilda Parrales decided to prank him by dressing up in the bear costume Boy was left in tears … Read more Boy runs away in terror after his mother dresses up as a giant toy bear