A Nigerian man Marvyn Iheanacho has been jailed for life with a minimum term of 18 years, after he was found guilty and sentenced at Woolwich Crown Court by Judge Mark Dennis QC. He battered a five-year-old to death in a park for losing a trainer. The 39 years old flew into a rage and subjected his girlfriend's son, Alex Malcolm, to a brutal attack in a Mountsfield Park in Catford, south-east London.
Pope Francis on Tuesday added additional criteria to possible sainthood. A fourth criteria was expanded to include “the free offering of one’s life” in an apostolic letter published by the Vatican. The Vatican announced Tuesday that the pope has issued a new law outlining a new route: people who lived a good Catholic life and who freely accepted a certain and premature death for the good of others.
A young man, aged 23 has been arrested by French Police over alleged plans to attack French President Emmanuel Macron at this year's July 14 Bastille Day parade. According to Reuters, the suspect who described himself as a ''nationalist" was arrested after expressing interest in a video game chat room, in acquiring a Kalashnikov weapon in order to attack a target.
Pope Francis has dismissed the church's chief of doctrine Cardinal Gerhard Mueller — one of the most powerful cardinals at the Vatican — and appointed a Spanish Archbishop to the role, the Vatican said on Saturday.In a major shake up the Vatican's administration on Saturday, announced that the Pontiff replaced Catholicism top theologian, who has reportedly been on odds with the pope's vision of a more inclusive Church.