Self-styled prophet jailed for ‘holy bath’ rapes

Image copyright West Midlands Police Image caption Birmingham Crown Court convicted Michael Oluronbi and Juliana Oluronbi of numerous charges A church pastor and self-styled prophet who repeatedly raped children after “holy baths” has been jailed for 34 years. Michael Oluronbi, 60, abused six girls and a boy over 20-year period, claiming the baths would ward … Read more Self-styled prophet jailed for ‘holy bath’ rapes

Health minister tests positive for coronavirus

Health minister and Conservative MP Nadine Dorries has been diagnosed with coronavirus. Ms Dorries, the first MP to test positive, said she had taken all the advised precautions after finding out and has been self-isolating at home. This comes as a sixth person died from the virus in the UK, which has a total of … Read more Health minister tests positive for coronavirus

Inaccessible first-floor property sells for 1

Image copyright Fenland District Council Image caption The property (centre) is one inaccessible room above an alleyway A town centre property with river frontage and far-reaching views has been snapped for a cool £1 at auction. Although it might seem like a bargain, the drawback is there is no way to get into the 12sq … Read more Inaccessible first-floor property sells for 1

Prime minister and partner engaged and expecting baby

Image copyright Reuters Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his partner Carrie Symonds are engaged and are expecting a baby in early summer, the couple have announced. Ms Symonds wrote on Instagram that they got engaged at the end of last year, adding she felt “incredibly blessed”. Mr Johnson, 55, and Ms Symonds, 31, became the … Read more Prime minister and partner engaged and expecting baby

New James Bond film put back by seven months

Image copyright Universal Image caption No Time To Die marks Daniel Craig’s swansong as James Bond The release of the new James Bond film has been put back by seven months as coronavirus continues to spread. The producers said they had moved the release of No Time To Die from April to November after “careful … Read more New James Bond film put back by seven months