‘Disabled people beaten’ as China crushes peaceful protest with violence

Chinese officials violently crushed a peaceful protest of people seeking in vain to get their life savings back from banks. Protesters were said to have been "hit, wounded and were bleeding from the head." Disabled people were also violently beaten,” one participant told AFP, estimating the number of demonstrators to have been “several thousand”. The rare demonstration was against alleged

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Two women cause £21k of damage to Rome’s iconic steps after e-scooter incident

A woman travelling down the historic Spanish Steps in Rome, Italy has caused tens of thousands of pounds in damage after riding down on an e-scooter. The incident was filmed by a passer-by, who saw the unidentified women, which Italian authorities have alleged is an American tourist aged 28, hurling herself down the steps on the electric scooter. It appeared

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Fuming OAP’s flat loses £50,000 in value after ‘horrible’ toilets ruin sea view

A pensioner has had £50,000 knocked off the value of his luxury seafront property after the local council built an unsightly plastic toilet block on the beach opposite his house. James Johnston, 87, had to drastically lower the price of his apartment in Bognor Regis because of the unfortunate development. The property boasts a balcony, which looked over the foreshore

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