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Last updated: 15:46 BST, 21 August 2019
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The Adrian Darya 1 (pictured), previously known as the Grace 1, is sailing through the Mediterranean with two million barrels of crude oil on board after being released from Gibraltar.

The boy's mother reported him missing from their home in Soest, Germany, along with her VW Golf at 12.25am Wednesday before he was found an hour later at an autobahn rest stop.

Priyanka Chopra (pictured) was accused of 'encouraging nuclear war' after tweeting 'Jai Hind' - meaning 'long live India' - at the height of an India-Pakistan crisis in February.

British father tells of his grief after 13-year-old son falls to his death in Spain

Gary Briscoe, the father of 13-year-old Lucas Briscow who died Tuesday after falling from the sixth floor of a holiday apartment in Spain (right), spoke of his grief as he posted a picture of himself and his son online (left). 'I am absolutely heartbroken to lose my wonderful, talented, beautiful son at such a young age,' he said, adding: 'Anyone who has children please cherish every moment with them.' Lucas is thought to have been at the apartment with his mother and a friend when he fell from the terrace and landed on an internal balcony around 1.30pm local time Tuesday. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Nigerian police officers are charged with murder after they're filmed shooting DEAD two unarmed men suspected of stealing phones 

WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: The video shows police officers loading three suspects into a van before one opens fire at the handcuffed suspects in the Igando area of Lagos State (pictured: the officer aiming his rifle at one of the suspects, left; and a suspect standing outside the van, right; another lying on the floor of the van before the shooting starts, inset). One of the officers points a rifle at a suspect, before cocking it and then a gunshot rings out, followed by a groan from the stricken man. Another shot cracks but this time no sound is heard and the victim slumps lifelessly from the doorway. Frantic shouting is heard afterwards as the shooter inspects the casualty. It is not clear whether the shooting was planned or not.

Mark Epstein, 65, was seen leaving his apartment in Tribeca around 8.30am on Tuesday and walking to the subway, in exclusive pictures obtained by DailyMail.com.

Buckingham Palace tonight furiously denied allegations that Prince Andrew flew repeatedly with Jeffrey Epstein and his 'sex slave' Virginia Roberts, saying they were demonstrably untrue.

Ex cop-turned-felon Nicholas Tartaglione, 51, is now requesting to be transferred from the Metropolitan Correctional Center after frequently being told to 'shut up' about Epstein.

Japan's military last year said it was 'possible' that North Korea had achieved miniaturisation, but Tokyo now appears to have upgraded its assessment (pictured, a recent North Korean weapons test).

The man, in his 70s, was attending a private party at Skansen Aquarium in Stockholm on Tuesday night when his arm was bitten by one of two Cuban crocodiles that were once gifted by Fidel Castro.

The teenager fell to his death from a terrace at around 1.30pm local time today. He was staying at the Fuengirola resort (pictured right). Police say they are probing the circumstances

Pictured: British woman, 20, who died in a crash in Italy

The 20-year-old, named in Italian media as Lia Lou Di Massa (pictured left and right), died near Naples on Tuesday morning when the car her boyfriend was driving hit a wall by the side of the road. The Italian boyfriend was arrested yesterday and is suspected of having crashed the car while under the influence of drink and drugs. Italy's Carabinieri police seized the car after blood tests on the boyfriend, 21, allegedly showed evidence of cocaine and cannabis use. Ms Di Massa had reportedly lived in Sorrento in southern Italy for some time, while her Facebook profile indicates she had also lived in Chatham, Kent and gone to school in England.

Runaway bull clatters into a woman carrying shopping bags as it makes a desperate bid for freedom after escaping an auction in South Africa

The terrified woman was poleaxed at the side of a road in Standerton, south-east of Johannesburg, as the rampaging animal headed for the hills. CCTV footage shows the bull charging at several bystanders outside a KFC before slamming straight into the woman, sending her sprawling. The bull was eventually captured and returned to the auction site more than half a mile away, while the woman was not badly injured.

The Juventus and Portugal player said that '2018 was the most difficult year on a personal level' after Kathryn Mayorga went public with allegations that he raped her in Las Vegas that date back to 2009.

The man, who was named as Leon van Biljon, was mauled to death at the Dinokeng Game Reserve, north of Pretoria, when the lions attacked him as he went inside their enclosure to tend to them.

A 30-year-old woman from Churu district in Rajasthan alleges that she was drugged and raped in an ordeal that lasted over a week. She said seven co-villagers assaulted her repeatedly.

The family of a British consulate worker who went missing during a business trip to China said they 'feel very helpless'. China said today the man had been detained for 15 days for 'violating the law'.

Donald Trump said on the eve of the annual Group of Seven summit that it would be 'appropriate' for Russia to retake its seat at the table with the world's most advanced economies.

A new study has highlighted the world's food poisoning hotspots and top of the list is Hurghada in Egypt - 380 cases have been reported since the start of 2017.

North Korean uranium plant 'is leaking radioactive waste into a nearby river'

Jacob Bogle, a researcher from the US, analysed satellite images of North Korea taken since 2003 and found that a uranium plant at Pyongsan (pictured top) appears to have been leaking waste into a nearby river for years (pictured bottom, what appears to be black sludge leaking from a waste pipe into the river in 2006, left, 2011, centre, and 2017, right). The waste is highly toxic and will contain radioactive radium as well as various heavy metals, Mr Bogle says. He believes some 400,000 people which rely on the river are at risk of cancer and brain defects as a result. The polluted river ultimately drains into the Yellow Sea, which has some 600million people living within its catchment area.

Brothers who murdered sister in 'honour killing' over her sexual videos may walk free in

Waseem Baloch strangled his sister Qandeel, 26, to death at their home in the Punjab in 2016, claiming her risque photos and videos had 'brought dishonour to the Baloch name' (pictured: Qandeel Baloch, left and inset top; her funeral in 2016, inset bottom; and her brother Waseem Baloch, right) Her other brother Aslam Shaheen is also before the court. An affidavit submitted today by the Baloch parents asked that the court throw out the case and that they had forgiven their sons. It also argues that anti-honour killing legislation was brought in months after Qandeel was murdered and therefore should not be applied in her case.

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, 40, who is jailed in Iran on false spying charges, had previously been able to see Gabriella, five, twice a week. However she is now only allowed to see her daughter once a month.

A researcher has revealed the animal being stroked in his viral clip is a raven - after the illusion left thousands thinking it could be a rabbit on August 18. The 'nictitating membrane' is the giveaway.

Booba (pictured left), one of France's biggest rap stars, has been locked in a high-profile feud with fellow rapper Kaaris (right). Last night's violence erupted in the Paris suburb of Aulnay-sous-Bois.

Donald Trump postpones meeting with Denmark over Greenland

The Danish Royal family has said it is 'surprised' by Donald Trump's decision to cancel an upcoming state visit while prominent Danish politicians described it as 'deeply insulting'. Trump cancelled his upcoming state visit Denmark after Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen (top inset) refused to talk about potentially selling Greenland. The president has been vocal about his interest in buying Greenland, which is owned by Denmark, but the Prime Minister has dismissed his scouting efforts as 'absurd', saying the semi-autonomous island is not for sale. Rebuffed, Trump decided to postpone his meeting (left inset his tweet) with Frederiksen, which was scheduled to take place in two weeks, and canceled his visit altogether. Trump was invited by Denmark's Queen Margrethe II (right) for a state visit in Copenhagen on September 2 and 3. Through the president initially claimed the visit wouldn't be about a Greenland (bottom inset) purchase, his sudden cancellation has cast doubts on the intentions of his trip. White House Deputy Press Secretary Judd Deere confirmed that the entire trip to Denmark was cancelled. 

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