England's lockdown is over today as shoppers started Wild Wednesday by queuing outside Primark before dawn as shoppers rushed out for pre-Christmas bargains.
The new tiers system for England came into force at midnight after the Commons approved it - but the healthy 213 majority masked a disaster for Boris Johnson as his own MPs abandoned him.
Australia has 10 million doses of the vaccine on order but the drug is still waiting for the green light from health regulators to be used Down Under.
Tatiana Akhmedova, 52, is suing her son Temur, 27, at London's High Court today, over claims he colluded with his father to prevent her receiving a multi-million-pound divorce settlement.
Lilia Sudakova (pictured), 26, faces up to 15 years in jail in Russia, accused of killing Sergey Popov, 28, after he 'flirted' with a woman who he had brought home from a bar.
Temperatures are expected to dip into minus figures from tomorrow as Britons free themselves after weeks of being cooped up indoors and prepare to hit the shops for festive gifts.
A Covid-19 vaccine from Pfizer/BioNTech has been approved by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) for use in the UK, paving the way for mass vaccination to start.
Former Manchester United star George Best kept a list of his romantic conquests in a little black book which went under the hammer for £1,500 at Stacey's Auctioneers in Basildon, Essex.
Researcher Georgia Richards has raised the alarm over the availability of hand sanitisers, and says their presence in schools and workplaces could be a cause for concern.
CCTV footage released today has captured the moment a man fled St Peter's Church in Wolverhampton after a 19-year-old woman was sexually assaulted.
The former deputy prime minister and Deputy Speaker Mr O'Brien were enjoying their Sunday evening at the Civic Pub in Braddon, Canberra.
President Trump vowed to return to run again 'in four years' if he doesn't manage to cling onto the presidency now, during a speech to his guests at the White House Christmas Party on Tuesday nig...
Two motorists go toe-to-toe in frightening road rage on busy Adelaide intersection that brings oncoming cars to a standstill
Anwar Hussain, 46, sold a 'milk free' chicken tikka curry at his Vindaloo Cuisine restaurant in Failsworth, Greater Manchester. But the £3.10 dish used meat that had been soaked in yoghurt.
CNN threatened legal action against Project Veritas founder James O'Keefe over his latest undercover investigation in which he secretly recorded network president Jeff Zucker's conference calls.
The Spanish worker, 36, from the Woodville Pizza Bar, north of Adelaide's CBD, was accused of sparking the frenzied lockdown after lying to contact tracers.
An Indian-born entrepreneur has opened up about how the sudden death of his drug-affected father forced him to go from a carefree party boy to a successful businessman.
Amid the gloom of the pandemic, Forbes has released its annual 30 under 30 list that showcases the United States and Canada's most important young figures ahead of 2021.
The 51-year-old German, named in media reports as Bernd Walter W, was believed to have been living in the Range Rover which he drove into pedestrians in a shopping street in Trier.
A judicial memorandum unsealed Tuesday laid out allegations of a 'Bribery-for-pardon scheme.' It said an intermediary offered a 'substantial' campaign contribution to secure a presidential pard...
After declaring pre-tax profits of £551 million and paying shareholders £315 million, Tesco has announced it will return the money it saved from the Covid business rate holiday to the governmen...
Doris Campos, owner of Panchita's Pupuseria & Restaurant in San Francisco, was working in the back of her eatery on Friday at around 8.30pm when the woman attacked.
Rescuers who have spent a week scouring the Pyrenees for 'van life' blogger Esther Dingley, 37, from Durham, have concluded that she is no longer in the mountains, her partner has revealed.
The Cali Beach Club will look over Australia's iconic Surfers Paradise beach while welcoming up to 2,000 guests at any given time.
Social media users rejoiced the ending of the month-long shutdown in England, which ended last night. It will be replaced by a new tiered system from today.
Back in January, the Prime Minister promised to deal with 'legacy issues' within 100 days - but the Mail can reveal that plans for a new Bill have stalled.
David Young, an award-winning novelist and his wife Stephanie (pictured left) bought a two-bedroom home on the Greek island of Syros (pictured right) two years ago.
Authorities have pushed back the start of the Australian Open tennis tournament to February 8.
Security footage shows a vile confrontation unfold after the driver picked up three men from Mooroolbark in Melbourne's outer-east at 1.30am on Friday.
Remembering her morning ritual of checking her footwear for bugs at her Adelaide home before putting them on, she spied the creepy crawly just in time.
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg wants Australians to go shopping more often to counter China's trade sanctions. Australia is officially out of recession but the trade surplus is shrinking.
A leading businessman has urged Australian consumers and companies to steer clear of Chinese products in the wake of growing hostilities ratcheted up by the authoritarian state.
Sarah heard officers yelling outside Raymond Terrace Police Station in NSW while she was walking her dogs with her 17-year-old daughter at about 2am on Monday.
Photos of of Laidley, wearing make up and a wig as well as an arrest mugshot, went viral on social media and online within hours of being taken at St Kilda Police Station in Melbourne.
Jeff Wainohu, from Sydney Side Pest Control, said there are always more insects lurking than homeowners expect and the problem gets worse in the summertime.
President Donald Trump is threatening to veto a defense policy bill unless it ends protections for internet companies that shield them from being held liable for material posted by their users.
Put-off by uninviting meals, returned jet-setter Archer Blackbury and his girlfriend breathed new life into their greasy meals by turning them into healthy salads while stuck in Australian quaran...
Adventure tour guide Sylvan Christensen has attempted to justify why he along with a group of others removed the mysterious metal monolith in the Utah desert.
Tuesday night's blustery cold front brought falls to the summit of Hobart's Mount Wellington and elevated areas of the central highlands on the first and second day of summer.
Barack Obama has criticized the usage of the 'defund the police' slogan and warns that the 'white population' is fearful that the 'African American community' will get out of control with police ...
A mother has accidentally put her baby son up for sale by including his picture in an online advertisement for a Christmas tree.
Matt Hancock choked back tears in the House of Commons this evening as he revealed his step-grandfather died of coronavirus last month.
Emergency services were called to a worksite in Carlingford at 12.15pm following reports a gas bottle had exploded.
NSW Ambulance were called to the property on Battle Boulevard in Seaforth on Wednesday afternoon, following reports of an explosion.
The Labor leader said the prime minister has overseen a 'complete breakdown' of relations after a Chinese official tweeted a mocked-up image referencing war crimes allegations.
Sydney woman, Jessica Camilleri, on trial for her mother Rita's decapitation murder asked police at the scene if doctors could work 'miracles' and 'sew her head back on', a court has heard.
The CIA released a picture depicting a wintry scene asking people to tell the time. The illustration contains all the elements of the perfect winter snapshot - but can you tell what time it is?
Axed AFL player Elijah Taylor been slapped with a fine instead of a prison sentence after he struck his ex-girlfriend with a belt and punched her in the head at a Perth hotel.
A 200m exclusion zone has been set up around one of the berths as Queensland Fire and Emergency Services officers work to contain the leak.
Witnesses described the pram being flung off the ground, and victims 'flying into the air', after the car drove more than half a mile through a shopping area in Trier which usually hosts a Christ...
A close mate of Salim Mehajer's has been jailed for 11 years after he supplied hitmen with a key to an underworld figure's house, so they could execute him in bed with his mistress.
Some of the most hardcore fitness fanatics even hit the weights for a midnight workout as one London gym owner threw open his doors on the stroke of 12.
Australians lost more than $634million to various scams in 2019, Scamwatch revealed, and now the Australian Communications and Media Authority intends to help put up stop to it.
MPs have ordered an urgent review into the 'appalling practice' and called for it to end by Christmas as a learning disability charity has said those they help are 'not valued as equal'.
Jupiter and Saturn will align in the night sky on December 21 and appear as one single bright star in a 'Great Conjunction'.
A mum has made the unexpected discovery of finding a slug stuck inside a frozen piece of Woolworths branded cauliflower.
Retired Air Force Lt. General Thomas McInerney's claimed that U.S. special forces were able to seize the farm, which had info about efforts to flip votes.
A girl from Colorado was killed in a sled crash Friday after she slid under a truck. 10-year-old Ayleen Herrera was traveling on a sled which was being towed by her father's 2018 Ford F250 pickup...
More than 100 firefighters and 24 trucks fought the blaze started by Scott Gregory Stirling, 41, at his wife's car repair yard in Brisbane in September 2017.
Trump 's former campaign manager, Brad Parscale, has blamed his September meltdown on being fired and losing two children before claiming that he and his wife have 'never been happier'.
A stick insect as long as a human forearm has been spotted hiding in a tree in Queensland.
New rules allowing pubs and restaurants to reopen to diners in London tomorrow will be extended for the next six months. The scheme allows venues to provide 'pop up' dining areas in streets.
The pupil accused the head Simon Henderson of 'arrogance, laziness and utter disregard for the school' in response to the dismissal of English teacher Will Knowland over a provocative lecture.
The grieving mother of Karen Hadaway, who was murdered aged nine, said BBC journalist Martin Bashir, 57, took away her daughter's clothing for DNA testing but never returned it.
Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove (pictured) yesterday hit out at Brussels for trying to take the 'lion's share' of British fish stocks as talks go 'down to the wire'.
Queensland theme park Dreamworld has been issued with a notice regarding guest safety after a young girl allegedly suffered a serious genital injury while on water slide.
Ricks Garage and Diner, in Queensland, offers the enormous burger and for those that are really up to the challenge there is even a record for how fast you can polish one off.
Museums Victoria on Wednesday confirmed it has acquired an 87 per cent-complete fossil of a Triceratops horridus dinosaur, dated as 67-million-years-old.
The boy was struck and run over by the car with a 17-year-old behind the wheel near a school southwest of Wollongong and rushed to hospital in a critical condition.
A couple found out that the old Chinese vase languishing under a table at their home could be worth £700,000.But they were then told it might only fetch £15,000 because it is so badly cracked.
An 'under pressure' rabbi has gone berserk after a stranger 'stole' his parking space in Sydney's eastern suburbs - ripping off the car's windscreen wiper and using it to smash dents in the bonne...
'Nice try, gentlemen, but pork pie hats don't YET count as substantial meals'
This will be the first time since March 23 that millions of Australians living in NSW can enjoy a dance or a stand-up drink.
Arthur Culvahouse accused Beijing of using 'fabricated images and disingenuous statements' to conduct diplomacy as he rushed to Canberra's defence.
The Australian-British academic was freed last week after spending more than two years in detention in Iran on spying charges she and the Australian government vehemently deny.
Dharminy Thurairatnam was working in the emergency department of Lyell McEwin Hospital in Adelaide on November 13 when an 80-year-old woman reported feeling a 'bit off and a little bit weak'.
San Francisco Mayor London Breed was reportedly spotted dining at the French Laundry just a day after California Gov Gavin Newsom's infamous dinner party.
Australia has emerged from the coronavirus recession with the economy expanding by 3.3 per cent in the September quarter. This was the fastest three-month growth since early 1976.
Gabriel Sterling, a Republican who oversaw the implementation of the state's new voting system, demanded that President Trump step up and be a leader after the threats.
Kirsty Shearing, 25, was using GHB around the time she stabbed her partner in the back on May 4 in Geelong. 'If he called me c**t, it would've been a bloodbath,' she said.
The Planned Parenthood Pennsylvania Advocates (PPPA) this week released a scathing open letter demanding Executive Director Emily Callen, 30, step down over claims of racism and transphobia.
Former NRL star Jarryd Hayne left a group of his footy mates watching the 2018 NRL grand final for one plain, obvious reason - to have sex with a woman he had never met, a court has been told.
The giant blaze is thought to have been started by an illegal campfire on Fraser Island, off the coast of Queensland, on October 14, and has burned 82,000 acres of land in six weeks.
Lawmakers from across the globe have rallied around Australian and called on millions to buy a 'bottle or two' of Australian wine as a show of support against Beijing's bullying tactics.
Charleston's most infamous bachelor Thomas Ravenel is set to marry Heather Mascoe, DailyMail.com can reveal.
President Donald Trump has reportedly been in talks with his advisers about pardons for his children Ivanka, Eric and Don Jr, as well as his son-in-law Jared Kushner and his lawyer Rudy Giuliani.
French sailor Kevin Escoffier, 40, was forced to abandon his yacht on Monday afternoon after it snapped in half some 840 nautical miles South West of Cape Town
Royal Mail announced a first-class stamp will go up by 9p to 85p - an increase of nearly 12 per cent - from January 1. However, the price of second-class stamps will rise by only 1p to 66p.
The new three-tier system came into force at midnight by a margin of 291 to 78 after Labour opted to abstain and 55 Tory MPs chose to vote down the restrictions.
Police allegedly uncovered a total of $800,000 during a vehicle stop Rosehill, in Sydney's western suburbs, on Tuesday.
The prime minister made a rare post on Chinese social media platform WeChat on Tuesday night amid a furious row between Canberra and Beijing.
Queensland Senator Matt Canavan said Australia did not need trading partners who were 'bullies'.
The 5.9million who have collected and applied for unemployment benefits still exceed any historical precedent and is currently triple of what it was in Februray.
San Diego's Office of Homeland Security was building a relationship with General Atomics, discussing ways to use the SkyGuardian drone to monitor speeding drivers.
Australia's status as a net exporter of goods is under threat following a series of trade sanctions from China. The current account surplus during the September quarter plunged by 39 per cent.
Just six weeks away from the Australian Open there is still no date for when players can arrive, warm-up matches are cancelled, and Tennis Australia boss Craig Tiley admits it might be called of...
The future of NRL star Jack de Belin will hang in the balance for a few months after it was confirmed a retrial has set down in Sydney in April next year.
Around two-thirds of beds in private hospitals were reportedly not used by the NHS from June to September - despite near-record waiting lists of more than 4.35million.
Department of Health statistics show Covid cases were slightly higher today than the 11,299 posted last Monday, which was considered a blip because it was unusually low.
Emergency services were called to Totem Way, Point Cook, in Melbourne's south-west, about 3.40am on Wednesday with reports of a two-storey property engulfed in flames.
Peta Norton and her husband filmed the snake slither out of a hole in their roof and down the window of their Wyoming home on the New South Wales central coast on Friday night.
Conservative leader Tony Jefferson said the decision to impose the harshest restrictions when the national lockdown ends tonight had caused uproar in the Warwickshire district.
Gwilym Llwyd Owen, 28, admitted causing criminal damage after tearing down plastic sheeting covering 'non-essential' items in a Tesco store in Bangor during the Welsh 'firebreak' lockdown.
Mitchell Van Homrigh was among the first Sydneysiders to land in Brisbane after being locked out since August, and knocked on his mum's door without telling them he was coming.
1215 Fifth Avenue serves as the exterior home for Sutherland's character Franklin Reinhart. The interior shots were taken at 1107 Fifth and a specially built set in Queens.
Images of eight individuals - who have been working at some of the country's best-loved heritage sites - were beamed on to the 5,000-year-old stones in Wiltshire.
The Department of Health announced that visitors and residents in England will be tested regularly for Covid so that they can do away with social distancing if everyone tests negative.
Australian travellers to double their annual leave at certain times of the year when booking just four days off due to weekends and public holidays.
REX offering $79 budget fares from today for Aussies travelling between Sydney and Melbourne
Speculation was growing in Whitehall last night that the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Authority is poised to sign off the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine within days.
The singer is said to be suspicious that one of her friends tipped off the press and police to her illegal gathering at the Casa Cruz restaurant in Notting Hill, West London, on Saturday night.
The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh will be spending Christmas at Windsor Castle instead of Sandringham in Norfolk, Buckingham Palace has confirmed.
The seven-time Formula One world champion is in isolation in Bahrain after his positive result was announced on Tuesday morning and will miss the last two races of the Formula One season.
Thai wildlife officials made the shocking discovery of the severed tiger head and other tiger carcasses at the Mukda Tiger Park and Farm in the northeastern province of Mukdahan in Thailand.
The chain has become the latest high street casualty and will be liquidated after rescue talks with JD Sport fell through, drawing a line under 242 years of trading and jeopardising 12,000 jobs.
Teah Vincent, 32, invited two 14-year-old boys to her home in Woolaston, Gloucestershire, and then had sex with one. A jury at Gloucester Crown Court heard the boy told her he was 14 and still ...
President Donald Trump's 'Election Defense' efforts have brought in a staggering $170 million, with funds going to a leadership PAC with few limits on its activities.
Three military police agents have been suspended in Maranhão, Brazil after one of the cops was caught on video shooting a male customer at a cafe on Sunday.
The Prime Minister said those pubs which do not serve food will be eligible for the cash to recognise 'how hard they have been hit by this virus in what is typically their busiest month'.
Eddie Murphy-Boxall was found unresponsive in the water by his heartbroken mother Siobhan Murphy at their home in Worthing, West Sussex on June 24.
The parents of up to 200,000 disabled children who need to go to court to access locked Child Trust Fund savings may no longer have to pay fees in order to do so, in a partial victory for campaig...
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump will hold up to two holiday events a day between now and Christmas with nary a mention of masks on the invites.
As Britons head out for a first post-lockdown drink and shoppers head to high streets to buy Christmas gifts, temperatures are set to drop to 2C (35F) in parts of the UK and 4C (39F) in London.
Michael Gove initially said two scotch eggs would be 'a starter', 24 hours after George Eustice said one is a substantial meal - but Mr Gove later backtracked to agree with Mr Eustice.
The watchdog said in its annual report it is still too soon to know how much damage has been done by the coronavirus crisis to the education of the nation' children.
Michael Gove was asked during a round of interviews whether people could need to prove they had been given coronavirus vaccines to enter bars and restaurants. He replied flatly: 'No.'
JONATHAN MCEVOY IN BAHRAIN: How did the germ-freak Hamilton contract Covid? That is the question gripping the Formula One contingent here - with Mercedes sensitive about the issue.
The EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier told MEPs that Boris Johnson had given in to EU demand so Britain can retain access to shared intelligence on criminals and law enforcement programmes.
Anthony Beanlands, 46, was homeless before moving into his canal boat in Hackney Wick, London, and lost everything he owned when it partially two weeks ago.
On February 10, when China was reporting a total of 2,478 new cases of coronavirus across the entire country, leaked documents show the tally in Hubei province alone was 5,918.
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Deanna Hirrell, 26, from Leicester, has revealed she was left 'destroyed' after her C-section scar 'exploded' and she was diagnosed with necrotising fasciitis.
Set in Italy, BBC 3's We Are Who We Are explores the trials and tribulations of being a Gen-Z teenager - from friendship and first loves to hormonal changes and self-discovery.
Georgia Ponton, 20, of Kettering worked at Primark in 2017 and has revealed the retail giant's best-kept secrets, from getting a bigger bargain to finding the most popular sizes.
Maxine Bainton, 50, from Salford, was camping with her husband Stephen in Gwynedd, north-west Wales over the August bank holiday weekend.
Fitness and nutrition coach Matt Lindsay from Roar Fitness in London told Femail there is still time to undo the lockdown weight gain before the end of the year, and increasing your daily steps i...
Restaurants, bars and cinemas may turn customers away if they have not had a Covid jab, the new minister for the mass vaccine roll-out suggested tonight.
A cruel postcode lottery means heartbroken relatives face bans on seeing loved ones in care homes over Christmas.
A tricky new quiz by Michael Rogers has been shared on US-trivia site Playbuzz. The challenge puts the internet's knowledge of maths, geography and history to the test with 10 questions.
RICHARD LITTLEJOHN: Boris Johnson is promising Tory MPs all kinds of concessions to head off a revolt over the latest Covid restrictions.
Microsoft has filed a patent for a network designed to monitor and score body language, speech and facial expressions at meetings via cameras, sensors and software.
The Old Bailey heard how the drugs therapist was threatened by Peter Thompson, 49, with having her affair revealed to her husband if she stopped sending him money.
Announcing a wider community testing programme, Matt Hancock said cases have dropped by 30 per cent in England in the past week.
A Government assessment of the impact of the tiers warned of an increase in alcohol use, anxiety and depression.
So-called 'wet pubs' - those which do not serve food - will be eligible for grants to help them survive the winter. The support will be available in all Tier Two and Three areas.
Masked thieves were caught on camera stealing a catalytic converter in Prestwich on November 26. They jack up a silver Honda Jazz before one dives underneath to rip out the device.
The most common reasons for struggling were 'lockdown fatigue', a belief measures were unjust and bad weather that restricted them from going outside, according to King's College London.
Dennis Hutchings is due to stand trial in February despite previously being cleared twice over the 1974 incident. He is accused of attempted murder over the death of unarmed man.
The British partner of missing hiker Esther Dingley was searching for her alone in the Pyrenees last night as police mounted a huge search to find her five days after she disappeared.
Actor Laurence Fox, 42, has sparked a fresh storm today after branding the NHS 'unfit for purpose' and threatening to 'stop paying for it.'
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