Man who killed sister on way to hen party when trailer overturned is spared jail

A brother who killed his sister on the way to her hen party when the trailer he was driving overturned has been spared jail. Patrick Schwarnthorer, 26, was found guilty of the involuntary manslaughter of his sister Jasmin, 26, near their family home in the town of Allhartsberg, Austria. But pleas from his family and lawyers and spared him jail […]

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Baby born with twin growing inside her stomach survives surgery at one day old

A baby girl born with her partially-formed twin growing inside her stomach has successfully undergone emergency surgery to remove her sibling. The tiny twin, had no brain or beating heart, after the embryo split just 17 days into the mother's pregnancy. Mum Monica Vega told local media that doctors in Barranquilla, Colombia, detected something inside her baby's abdomen when she […]

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Baby girl left with ‘serious injuries’ after being ‘dropped’ by flight attendant

A baby girl suffered serious head injuries after falling out of her portable cradle onto a plane’s steps. The five-month-old was dropped by a flight attendant as she was carried down the steps of a Boeing 737 plane in Surgut, Russia, it is reported. The baby girl was taken to hospital immediately and was treated for a broken nose. It’s […]

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Woman, 27, left ‘infertile’ after having 17 abortions in six years

A 27-year-old woman has been told she may never be able to have children after having a shocking 17 abortions in the space of six years. Doctors say the woman, named only as ‘Xiao Ju’, may now be infertile because her uterus is so badly damaged after all the procedures. Zhao Qin, head of gynaecology at Shiyan Maternity and Child […]

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Hospitals could be banned from recruiting non-clinical agency staff in a bid to cut waste by £100million a year

Regulator NHS Improvement says bosses should employ the likes of HR and IT workers directly or pay existing employees to do overtime. NHS trusts spent £223million on non-clinical agency staff in 2017/18 but they could have saved 20 per cent using current workers. The saving would be used to fund patient services. NHSI is consulting on new rules that would […]

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Russian ‘flight from hell’ makes emergency landing as passengers ‘turn green’

A plane was forced to make an emergency landing in Russia today after passengers complained they were “suffocating” and “turning green”. Panic swept through the cabin of the Ural Airlines flight from Moscow to Dubai after travellers showed "plague-like" symptoms. The pilot made an emergency landing in the city of Volgograd around one hour 25 minutes into the flight amid […]

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