The couple laid the guilt trip on thick.
An Egyptian former teacher who took his daughter from her English mother five years ago has told a judge the youngster is now 3,500 miles from the UK and beyond his control.
A host of Hollywood stars are set to grace the red carpet in London on Sunday as the winners of the Critics' Circle Film Awards are announced.
The parents of a former Harrow schoolboy whose transatlantic heroics have helped raise £500,000 in memory of his tragic brother say the crucial charity funds will prevent families suffering similar anguish.
Adam Hadwin became only the eighth player to break 60 on the PGA Tour as a stunning 59 gave the Canadian a one-shot lead at the CareerBuilder Challenge in California.
Joe Perry produced a spirited comeback to beat Barry Hawkins 6-5 and reach the final of the Dafabet Masters at Alexandra Palace.
Johanna Konta's new coach is convinced she can win a grand slam and is happy to shout to make her believe it.
President Donald Trump has hailed Sir Winston Churchill as a "real ally" after returning a bust of the wartime leader to the White House's Oval Office.
Fans thought they were crocodile tears.