Rescued Thai cave boys smile and wave from their hospital beds as it's revealed they dived in zero visibility for half an hour at a time and high-wired across rocky caverns to escape flooded labyrinth

Footage has emerged of the 12 Thai cave boys in hospital, some seen lying down wearing face masks, others sitting in their beds, as they recuperate after their miraculous escape in Chiang Rai, Thailand.

Rail boss orders commuters OUT of first class on a late and packed train... then takes up two seats himself

Rail boss 'took two seats after ordering commuters OUT of first class on packed train'

Mark Boon - operations manager of Southern Rail's parent company Govia Thameslink - told passengers to stay out of the carriage on a packed service, as he plonked his bag down in the next seat.

British widow, 50, 'gang-raped by eight hotel workers during holiday in Sorrento' flies to Italy to face alleged attackers in court 

The 50-year-old, from Kent, appeared at a pre-trial hearing in Italy along with five of the suspects who are aged between 18 and 21 and told judges that 'I recognise all of them.'

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Nice timing! Parliament unveils plans for England flag to feature permanently on Big Ben hours before crunch World Cup match - but Scottish MPs are outraged

In a move announced hours before England's crunch World Cup match, parliament said the St George flag will feature permanently above the clock face on the famous landmark at Westminster.

'The sun was in my eyes': Italian grandfather, 65 involved in George Clooney scooter crashed says he did not see the actor coming and 'didn't want to go to work' afterwards because he was so upset

Antonelli Viglino, 65, had come to a stop and was about to turn left, crossing Clooney's path, when the actor plowed into him, reportedly at a speed of 60mph.

'The people raping us are those in the office': Shocking accounts of aid workers abusing children a DECADE ago are set out to MPs probing charity exploitation in wake of Haiti scandal 

Horrific accounts of rape and abuse have been given to MPs investigating widespread abuse by aid workers overseas. One story included a girl being given one dollar in Haiti before being raped.

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Meghan charms Ireland: Duchess and Prince Harry captivate crowds in Dublin's Croke Park as they joke with youngsters - letting one grab the Prince's beard - after meeting the Irish President and the First Dogs

Prince Harry and Meghan arrive to meet Irish leader Michael Higgins

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have started a second day of engagements in Dublin with a visit to the official residence of President Michael D Higgins.

In a hurry, Meghan? Duchess forgets to remove the PLASTIC from her new £475 tote ahead of whirlwind Ireland tour (but it still sold out within hours of her wearing it)

Eagle-eyed royal watchers spotted that the Duchess of Sussex, 36, had left the packaging on the protective studs on the underside of her bag as she stepped off the plane at Dublin City Airport.

Team Meghan! Duchess of Sussex brings an 11-strong entourage with her as she joins Prince Harry on Dublin tour - including a celebrity hairdresser and a glamorous Girl Friday 

Meghan and Harry's team in Dublin includes celebrity hairdresser George Northwood, private secretary Ed Lane Fox and the Duchess's assistant private secretary Amy Pickerill.

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Meghan is embroiled in Irish political storm as politician claims she broke protocol and was 'pleased' with the bid to change abortion laws 

Within hours of their two-hour visit, Irish politician Catharine Noone posted to Facebook (pictured) suggesting Meghan agreed with the country's recent referendum result on abortion.

Meghan's wardrobe hat trick: Duchess changes into her THIRD outfit of the day after arriving in Ireland in a green Givenchy dress - as she and Harry attend a glittering garden party in the Irish capital 

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have landed in Ireland - their first official overseas visit as a married couple.

The Duchess and her designer Dublin wardrobe! Meghan dazzles in £17,000 worth of high-end labels in the space of just three hours on day two of her royal visit to Ireland with Harry

Meghan Markle wears £17,000 wardrobe in just three hours in Dublin

The Duchess of Sussex , 36, looked typically glamorous as she kicked off a second day of engagements in Dublin with a visit to the official residence of President Michael D Higgins.

Women should not give themselves 'peegasms': Doctors warn new trend for holding on to urine for sexual pleasure can cause infections and even kidney damage

A man asked users of an online forum if they also have so-called 'p*** shivers' after his girlfriend told him releasing urine causes her to experience shivers 'from her spine to her head'.

Why is snot green? Immunologist answers 8-year-old's burning question (and reveals the grim colour is actually good news for your immune system!)

It is a curiosity but not a question you're likely to ask your doctor – Kim Murphy, a researcher from Monash University in Australia, explains why green snot means your immune system's working.

Female neo-Nazi gang member is jailed for life for ten racially-motivated murders in Germany 

Beate Zschaepe, 43, will spend the rest of her life behind bars after being found guilty of shooting and killing nine Greek and Turkish immigrants and a German policewoman between 2000 and 2007.

Shocked widower whose wife died of breast cancer is sent letter from Paypal saying she's breached her agreement by being 'deceased' as she hasn't paid off her £3,200 bill 

Lindsay Durdle (pictured), from Bucklebury, West Berkshire, died at just 37 years old in May earlier this year after a long battle with breast cancer which spread to her lungs and her brain.

'Football fever has definitely hit work!' Hysteria builds at firms and schools across England as 30million gear up to watch tonight's historic World Cup semi-final with Croatia - with an early rush hour expected as fans race home 

The country will come to a complete standstill tonight as 30million people tune in to watch Harry Kane’s heroes take on Croatia in the World Cup semi-final.

It's #WaistcoatWednesday! Thousands of England fans wear Southgate's trademark outfit to work after Marks & Spencer RUNS OUT of cult fashion item ahead of World Cup semi-final

Everyone from officer workers to morning television presenters are donning sleeveless vests in anticipation of England's first World Cup semi-final since 1990 against Croatia tonight.

Tube strike from 9pm TONIGHT is set to wreak havoc for thousands of England fans trying to make their way home from London after World Cup semi-final with Croatia 

Piccadilly Line drivers are walking out as thousands of fans leave London's pubs and squares to head home after the game with Croatia tonight.

How a loving adoptive family forged a modern hero: Dele Alli, 22, credits success to school friend who took him in after his mother's 'alcohol abuse' forced him to skip practice, as they now cheer him on in Russia

Dele Alli was taken in by the Hickfords when his mother's problems with alcohol risked jeopardising his football career. On Saturday, he smiled with the family who helped turn him into a star.

Why the number 11 suggests England are on track for World Cup victory: Uri Geller says figure is a recurring theme in this year's tournament on This Morning - and it was in 1966, too

Uri Geller, who appeared on This Morning via video link, told how the figure is a recurring theme in both the current tournament, and England's road to World Cup triumph in 1966 - to gasps from Holly and Phil.

'So hard to concentrate... please can it be 7pm already?' Anxious England fans post hilarious memes moaning about being stuck at work ahead of tonight's World Cup clash 

Workers across the country are struggling to concentrate at their desks as they nervously clock-watch their way through one last shift before tonight's big match.

Princes confirm football IS coming home as Harry backs his namesake Kane and William roars 'Come on England!' ahead of World Cup semi-final tonight

Prince Harry, 33, confidently declared that football is 'most definitely' coming home during an appearance in Dublin this morning. England will take on Croatia in Russia tonight.

England vs Croatia, LIVE: Nation counts down to World Cup semi-final TONIGHT

Across the UK, pubs, bars, gardens and public parks are getting ready to host huge World Cup parties - with police warning fans not to 'overstep the line' with any celebrations.

Bring it home, skip! Harry Kane's heavily pregnant fiancee takes to Instagram ahead of big match - as fans in Moscow's Red Square begin mad scramble for tickets selling for FOUR TIMES their value at £1,750 each

England WAGs take to Instagram for Croatia semi final clash

England WAGS like Becky Vardy and Harry McGuire's girlfriend Fern Hawkins have taken to Instagram to wish the Three Lions luck ahead of tonight's nerve-shredding semi-final clash with Croatia in Moscow

An interrupted concert, a holiday viewing and 'vibey spots'... Justin Timberlake, Elton John and Stormzy lead the stars revealing where they will watch England take on Croatia

Justin Timberlake led the way as he revealed to fans he was planning to air the match during his concert at the O2, while Elton John stayed loyal to his country

More than 200,000 England fans sign petition campaigning for Monday to be a bank holiday if the Three Lions win World Cup (meaning politicians MUST consider it for debate)

The appeal on the Parliament website said a nationwide day off will be needed because if England are victorious on Sunday because the following 24 hours will 'not be pleasant' for fans.

Awkward! Trump and May smile for the cameras at NATO summit in Brussels - hours after saying Britain is in 'turmoil' over Brexit and demanding she pumps more money into defence

May braces for spat with Donald Trump over defence at NATO summit

The PM and the US president posed together despite his jibe that Britain is in 'turmoil' over Brexit and suggestion he will meet Boris Johnson when he comes to the UK.

Donald Trump COULD meet Boris during visit to UK, says US ambassador as it emerges the President will get a guard of honour at Windsor before tea with the Queen

Woody Johnson left the door open for the 'friends' to get together despite the risk of it being seen as an humiliating snub to Theresa May.

He loves a parade: Trump to watch military display with the Queen before he and Melania join her for tea at Windsor Castle

Queen Elizabeth II will welcome President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump at Windsor Castle with a military parade before they have tea on Friday.

'Germany is a captive of Russia': Trump dresses down NATO's secretary general and threatens Berlin over its lagging defense spending and energy partnership with Putin's government

Donald Trump unleashed his fury on NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Wednesday for defending Germany's energy partnership with Russia.

'The Chequers deal delivers on the Brexit vote': May hits back at criticism of her 'third way' plan after furious Tories threaten a no-confidence vote as early as next week

The Prime Minister is facing intense pressure to change course after a series of resignations - with two party chiefs following Boris Johnson and David Davis out of the door last night.

Wetherspoon boss Tim Martin attacks Theresa May's Brexit plans claiming there is no need to deal with 'unelected EU representatives'

Pro-Brexit Mr Martin said the Prime Minister had run into 'difficulties' over Brexit because she has prioritised making a deal with 'unelected EU representatives.'

SARAH VINE: How the nasties could start coming out of the woodwork following political spectacle of mud-slinging, plotting and squabbling 

The Donald Trump balloon won't be the only hot air-filled ego hovering over Westminster this week. Far from it. It's going to be pretty crowded up there.

QUENTIN LETTS: Damn our elite and its suicidal compulsion to defy the people 

QUENTIN LETTS reflects on recent tempestuous days after UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson left Downing Street shortly after Brexit secretary David Davis also quit Theresa May's cabinet.

Rubbing shoulders with royalty! Pippa and Carole join Camilla and Sophie at Wimbledon (but the Middletons miss out on a spot in the VIP box)

Kate Middleton's parents join Camilla and Sophie at Wimbledon

Carole and Michael touched down on SW19 on Wednesday, closely followed by the Duchess of Cornwall and the Countess of Wessex, in their second visit to the tournament in a week.

A £10,000 bill for a mobile phone she barely uses... and no one will tell this woman how the charges built up

Rachel Howkins was hit by the enormous charge after provider Unicom claimed she had used more than 17 gigabytes of data - enough to watch around nine films - in one afternoon.

Double gang-rape horror: Girl, 14, is abducted and raped by two men... only for ANOTHER group to sexually assault her as she made her way home in India 

The teen was gang raped by two men at a house in Madhya Pradesh, in India, and released - only to be picked up by three more men who took her back to the same house and attacked her again.

It's a no brainer - let's just touch base and punch a puppy: Survey reveals Britain's most annoying office phrases

It's no secret that some office phrases and buzzwords can seriously annoy colleagues to the point of frustration - and once again 'touch base' is the worst offender, a survey shows.

John Cleese insists he IS quitting Britain because he is 'so disappointed' with the country and is off to the 'gorgeous' Caribbean island of Nevis instead 

The former Monty Python comic is heading off to the sun-soaked island of Nevis in the Caribbean in November.

The top 12 earners at the BBC are all MEN with Gary Lineker's £1.75m pay packet making him highest earner ahead of Chris Evans, Graham Norton and Steve Wright 

BBC's top 12 earners are all MEN with Gary Lineker highest paid

The Match Of The Day host is the corporation's biggest earner, taking home between £1.75 million and £1,759,999. He replaces Chris Evans at the top.

Single injection could cure both obesity AND type 2 diabetes without any side effects, study finds

Researchers from the Autonomous University of Barcelona found that injecting a hormone, known as FGF21, causes weight loss and greater insulin sensitivity in rodents.

Emerging sexually-transmitted infection MG that can make women infertile 'could become the next superbug', experts warn

Women have been warned about the spread of an increasingly dangerous 'stealth' sexually transmitted infection that makes women infertile.

Daughter, 64, who killed her bullying father with a shovel after finding his stash of explicit child images then buried him in the garden and claimed £190,000 of his benefits is jailed for nine years

Manchester daughter admits manslaughter of her war hero father

Barbara Coombes, 64, has pleaded guilty at Manchester Crown Court to the manslaughter by reason of diminished responsibility of her father Kenneth Coombes. She was jailed for nine years.

Police officer is slammed after he pulls over a man for driving without insurance then agrees to take photos of him after he proposes to his girlfriend 

Traffic officer PC Nuttall pulled over the silver Volkswagen and seized the car after discovering the motorist was behind the wheel illegally in Shirehampton, Bristol, on Monday.

'Don't be surprised by waves of RAGE when the dishes aren't done': People reveal what it's REALLY like to move in with a significant other in very candid confessions

Moving in with a significant other can be a huge milestone for a relationship it's important to remember how much your life can change after you do.

Love Island star's boyfriend who was found dead at his home this week tried to take his own life just four years ago as family say they are 'devastated' 

Love Island star's boyfriend tried to take his life four years ago

Aaron Armstrong (pictured with Sophie Grandon) , 25, was found dead at his home in Blyth, Northumberland, yesterday after it emerged he tried to take his own life four years ago.

Thai cave rescue nearly ended in disaster when pumps FAILED shortly after they were evacuated, sending 'screaming' divers scrambling to the exit as water levels quickly went up

Divers rescuing the Thai cave boys in Chiang Rai have revealed how they heard screaming from inside the system and saw workers scrambling towards the entrance as the water levels rose.

Calls for British cave divers to be KNIGHTED for their heroic efforts to save trapped Thai children as their parents say they are 'incredibly proud'

British diver Jason Mallinson, from Huddersfield, (pictured) was one of seven experts who flew to the region to assist at the request of Thai authorities.

From triumph to tragedy: Hero Australian doctor whose ingenious idea paved way for rescue of trapped Thai soccer players loses his father just after successful mission finished

Adelaide-based anaesthetist Dr Richard Harris wasn't calling friends or loved ones as the children's coach was the last to be pulled to safety from the Tham Luang cave system.

Thai cave boy who wore England shirt during ordeal will be desperately hoping they win tonight, says his grandfather as it is revealed families will be reunited with the children today 

Life-long England fan Sompong Jaiwong, 13, will be hoping the Three Lions beat Croatia tonight at the World Cup, his grandfather has said, but it is unclear if he even knows about the match after being trapped.

The future of building? Watch the French 'builderbot' that 3D printed a family home for five in in just 54 hours

A team of researchers, scientists and engineers from France have created a 3D printed house in just a matter of hours. And for the first time ever, it will serve as a permanent home for a family of five.

Apple will scrap its iPhone SE and iPhone X models this year due to 'pent-up demand for its upcoming iPhone 9, 11 and 11 Plus handsets'

Strong demand for the upcoming iPhones is largely a result of the 'lack of upgrade activity over the past few years', according to market analysts at Boston firm BlyeFin Research.

More than 170 dead animals including dogs pigs and chickens are found at woman's home as she is banned from keeping creatures for life 

WARNING: Graphic images. RSPCA inspectors discovered that Maxine Cammock's home in Dyke Village, near Bourne, Leicestershire, was full of animals living in squalor.

Japanese nurse 'poisoned 20 patients who were close to death to make sure they died when she was off-duty so she didn't have to break the news to their families' 

Ayumi Kuboki, 31, was arrested last week on suspicion of causing the deaths of at least two patients at a hospital near Tokyo and allegedly admitted to poisoning up to 18 more.

Brits heading to Majorca and Ibiza could face alcohol restrictions at airports in a bid to crackdown on drunken passengers 

Regional government chiefs want to limit the amount of alcohol on offer at airports in the Balearic Islands - which include Majorca, pictured, and Ibiza - and on incoming flights from the UK.

How to transform your body in just EIGHT weeks: Mother of two, 42, and man, 35, sculpt their dream physiques by following strict three phase diet and fitness regime

Meet the men and women who sculpted enviable physiques in just eight weeks

Two fitness enthusiasts from New South Wales and Queensland have debuted their incredible body transformations, after following a strict exercise regime for just eight weeks.

Is a Type 1 diabetes cure on the horizon? Scientists start a world-first trial feeding babies powdered insulin, as US researchers also reveal a blood pressure pill could treat the condition

Feeding babies powdered insulin could stop them ever developing type 1 diabetes, according to scientists who are beginning an NHS screening programme in England's Thames Valley.

Could red dates help fight cancer? Trendy superfood from Asia KILLS the disease, reveals lab study (and they cost just £1.99 a bag)

EXCLUSIVE Researchers from the Royal Society of Chemistry, Cambridge, found that compounds in jujube fruits programme lung, breast and prostate cancer cells to kill themselves in the lab.

How does YOUR man treat his mother? Sex expert Tracey Cox reveals what their dynamic means for your own relationship (and the 10 signs that DON'T bode well) 

Sex and relationship expert Tracey Cox reveals the ten signs that your mother-in-law is ruining your relationship and says that if any man hates his mother he hates ALL women.

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Love Island's Megan: From chin reshaping to veneers is this the £40,000 worth of cosmetic surgery that has sent the villa boys wild?

Megan Barton-Hanson, 24, has worked hard on her looks, with a leading cosmetic surgeon now claiming the model has had £40,000 worth of procedures.

Lauren Goodger accuses Kim Kardashian of copying HER as she shares snaps of their lycra ensembles

She is often compared to Kim due to her hourglass curves. Yet Lauren has now accused the American socialite of copying her style, taking to Instagram on Wednesday to compare their outfits.

Caroline Flack and Andrew Brady split: Love Island host is STILL wearing engagement ring as she's seen for the first time since announcing break up 

She announced her split from Andrew Brady on Tuesday amid claims the Apprentice hopeful was using her for fame.

Inside Luisa Zissman's lavish Hertfordshire mansion: A stylish open plan living room, envy-inducing walk-in wardrobe and a playroom that's out of this world

The entrepreneur is currently renovating the impressive property and has been keeping her followers up-to-date with every new addition to the home.

Kylie Jenner, 20, lands on the cover of Forbes as she's poised to become the youngest self-made billionaire as she banks over $900MILLION thanks to her cosmetics range

On Wednesday the 20-year-old reality TV star turned makeup mogul was touted by Forbes magazine for also being one of the richest, self made young people on the planet.

Finally a tan that’s GREAT in bed! We ask one woman to test the new CLEAR tanning water that promises a perfect glow (and won’t mess up your sheets)

If you want to look sun-kissed with minimum effort and without getting orange marks everywhere, this is for you.

Katie Price EXCLUSIVE: Model lets her hair down in Thailand as she parties until the early hours... after vowing to move on from her 'three ex-husband b*****s'

She admitted that she reached 'rock bottom' earlier this year - mainly because of her three ex-husbands. Yet Katie seemed keen to move away from the drama as she partied all night.

Love Island: Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid brand the 'Do Bits Society' as 'creepy and repulsive'... and SLAM Wes and Megan for bragging about having sex

Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid have hit out against Love Island's 'Do Bits Society' - which sees contestants gather to discuss what sexual antics they got up to the night before.

Penny Lancaster, 47, shows off her incredible figure in a black bikini as she goes sailing with Rod Stewart, 73

She works hard to maintain her incredible figure. And Penny, 47, put her phenomenal physique on display as she donned a skimpy black bikini whilst sailing around Italy with her husband Rod, 73.

World Cup: An interrupted concert, a holiday viewing and 'vibey spots'... Justin Timberlake, Elton John and Stormzy lead the stars revealing where they will watch England take Croatia

Justin Timberlake led the way as he revealed to fans he was planning to air the match during his concert at the O2, while Elton John stayed loyal to his country

Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield go into World Cup overdrive on This Morning as 'psychic pig' predicts a big WIN for England

Holly Willougby and Phillip Schofield have recruited the talents of a pig to predict the match result ahead of Wednesday night's World Cup semi-final.

Why the number 11 suggests England are on track for World Cup victory: Uri Geller says figure is a recurring theme in this year's tournament on This Morning - and it was in 1966, too

Uri Geller, who appeared on This Morning via video link, told how the figure is a recurring theme in both the current tournament, and England's road to World Cup triumph in 1966 - to gasps from Holly and Phil.

Bring it home, skip! Harry Kane's heavily pregnant fiancée takes to Instagram ahead of big match - as fans in Moscow's Red Square begin mad scramble for tickets selling for FOUR TIMES their value at £1,750 each

England WAGS like Becky Vardy and Harry McGuire's girlfriend Fern Hawkins have taken to Instagram to wish the Three Lions luck ahead of tonight's nerve-shredding semi-final clash with Croatia in Moscow

Selfie queen Karen Danczuk shows her support for England ahead of the World Cup semi-final in a VERY patriotic (and skimpy) bikini

Karen Danczuk showed her support for the Three Lions putting on a sizzling display for the cameras ahead of England's World Cup semi-final match against Croatia tonight.

Rory McIlroy cosies up to glamorous wife Erica as they lead celebrity spectators on day nine of Wimbledon

Rory put on a typically dapper display as he arrived at the event with wife Erica on his arm, just days before he heads to Scotland for the Scottish Open.

Romeo Beckham dresses for the courts as he enjoys another day at Wimbledon with his grandfather Tony

He's been a Wimbledon regular this year, attending twice in the tennis tournament's first week.

Rubbing shoulders with royalty! Pippa and Carole join Camilla and Sophie at Wimbledon (but the Middletons miss out on a spot in the VIP box)

Carole and Michael touched down on SW19 on Wednesday, closely followed by the Duchess of Cornwall and the Countess of Wessex, in their second visit to the tournament in a week.

Bump in baby blue! Pregnant Pippa Middleton breezes into Wimbledon in a casual linen dress with her brother James

The Duchess of Cambridge's younger sister, 34, wrapped her neat bump in a blue linen shirt dress by Ralph Lauren, teamed with simple black espadrilles as she visited SW19.

Meghan conquers Ireland: Duchess and Harry wow the crowds in Dublin with walkabout in Irish capital after meeting the Irish President and the First Dogs 

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have started a second day of engagements in Dublin with a visit to the official residence of President Michael D Higgins.

DJ Tom Zanetti reveals secret heartache over girlfriend's tragic death eight years ago... hours after Sophie Gradon's grieving partner's passing

Joining a host of stars, Tom took to social media to lament the heartbreaking double tragedy, during which he reflected on his own grief