Bereaved family feared they buried wrong body due to discredited pathologist

A bereaved family feared they had ‘laid the wrong body to rest’ due to errors in a post-mortem report compiled by a discredited pathologist. The relatives of Ann House are demanding a probe after Dr Michael Heath conducted a post-mortem on the 74-year-old, despite numerous failings and complaints about his evidence.   Dr Heath was at … Read more

BBC journalist is feared abducted by Myanmar military

BBC journalist is feared abducted by Myanmar military: Broadcaster ‘extremely concerned’ for reporter’s safety after he was ‘taken away’ as country rounds up media following coup The BBC has issued a statement concerning its Burmese reporter Aung Thura He was reportedly abducted by ‘unidentified men’ in capital Naypyidaw today It said it was now calling … Read more

AstraZeneca and Pfizer Covid vaccines more effective against Brazilian variant than initially feared

The coronavirus vaccines being rolled out in Britain work better against the Brazilian variant (pictured) than first feared The coronavirus vaccines being rolled out in Britain work better against the Brazilian variant than first feared, research suggests. An Oxford University study found its vaccine and the jab made by Pfizer perform just as well against … Read more

Olivia Bentley feared her relationship with Tristan Phipps wouldn’t last when they moved in together

‘I’ve never lived with a boyfriend before’: MIC’s Olivia Bentley admits she feared her relationship with Tristan Phipps wouldn’t last when they moved in together for new series By Sean O’grady For Mailonline Published: 13:29 GMT, 16 March 2021 | Updated: 13:29 GMT, 16 March 2021 Olivia Bentley has admitted she feared her relationship with … Read more

Tanzanian president who favoured prayer over lockdown is feared to have Covid-19 after vanishing

Tanzania’s president who refused to enforce lockdowns or mask-wearing is feared to have contracted Covid-19 after vanishing for two weeks. John Magufuli insisted for months that the pandemic had been fended off by prayer, claimed that vaccines were ‘dangerous’ and has not published any Covid statistics since May.  The president has not been seen in public … Read more

Corrie’s Victoria Ekanoye feared her baby would die as she details traumatic three-day labour

Former Coronation Street star Victoria Ekanoye has revealed she feared her ‘miracle’ baby boy would die during her traumatic three-day labour. The actress, 38, gave birth to her first child, a boy named Théodore Christopher with partner Jonny Lomas, on January 16th, with the labour facing additional complications due to her sickle cell anaemia. Speaking … Read more

Hundreds injured and many feared dead as huge explosions rip through city in Equatorial Guinea

Hundreds are injured and many feared dead as massive explosions from an army barracks rip through city in Equatorial Guinea The city of Bata was rocked by a series of explosions at a military barracks on Sunday The Health Ministry said an estimated 300 people had been injured and ‘many’ were feared dead or trapped … Read more

Kate Lawler, 40, feared she’d never have a baby amid her ‘really low’ egg count

Kate Lawler has revealed she feared she would never have children after discovering she has a ‘really low egg count’ for her age. The 40-year-old former Big Brother star, who welcomed a daughter Noa with her fiancé Martin last month, told how the couple started trying to conceive after realising ‘time was against’ them. In … Read more

Rhondda: One person feared dead after ‘knife attack in Chinese takeaway’ in Welsh village 

One man was feared dead and several others left fighting for their lives today after a knifeman went on the rampage at a Chinese takeaway. Eye witnesses said the village restaurant was ‘covered in blood’ and more than 30 emergency vehicles were at the scene. The victims were flown to hospital by air ambulance and … Read more

Covid black hole in public finances ‘is less bad than feared’ thanks to vaccine surge

Rishi Sunak could have more wriggle room than feared in his Budget this week amid claims the stunning vaccine rollout has resulted in upgraded growth prospects. The Chancellor has been dropping heavy hints that he will raise taxes in his crucial financial package on Wednesday, stressing the need to fill the black hole left by … Read more