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Louise Fletcher: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest's Nurse Ratched dies aged 88

24 September 2022 - 10:42am
Fletcher won an Oscar for her memorable portrayal of the film's villainous Nurse Ratched.

Leicester disorder: Five more men charged by police

24 September 2022 - 10:13am
It brings the total charged to eight, with 47 arrested, following recent disorder in the city.

Londoner reels in fish-catching record

24 September 2022 - 8:12am
Joe Murfitt has caught a fish in every one of the capital's districts and the City of London.

Royal raid: The curious case of the Irish Crown Jewels

24 September 2022 - 6:35am
A scandalous heist at Dublin Castle made international headlines and remains unsolved to this day.

The Papers: A 'budget for the rich' as the 'pound plunges'

24 September 2022 - 6:21am
Saturday's papers are dominated by Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng's biggest tax cuts in 50 years.

Max Whitlock: Olympic champion felt like 'complete failure' after retirement thoughts

24 September 2022 - 6:18am
Three-time Olympic gold medallist Max Whitlock "felt like a complete failure" when he contemplated stepping away from the sport after the Tokyo Games.

Chris Mason: Tax cuts signal radical shift in No 10 policy

24 September 2022 - 6:10am
For something that wasn't even technically a Budget, it was one heck of a statement of intent.

EU 'must take seriously' Putin nuclear threats - Borrell

24 September 2022 - 6:05am
EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell told the BBC a dangerous moment had been reached in the Ukraine war.

The surprising violence in multicultural Leicester

24 September 2022 - 6:04am
Recent unrest between Hindu and Muslim men has raised difficult questions for the city.

Jeremy Corbyn: Tory economic plan is irresponsible

24 September 2022 - 5:35am
The former Labour leader says his borrowing would have been for investment not "to pay bankers' bonuses".

Now is the time for Starmer to be bold, says union leader

24 September 2022 - 5:28am
Unite's general secretary predicts senior Labour MPs will soon return to picket lines.

Elton John honoured after White House performance

24 September 2022 - 5:10am
US President Joe Biden surprised Sir Elton John by giving him a medal for his contribution to music.

Testing the new iPhone: From battery to always-on screen

24 September 2022 - 4:51am
The BBC's Technology Editor, Zoe Kleinman, has been testing out the latest Apple smartphone.

Strictly Come Dancing; How are this year's newly-paired couples feeling?

24 September 2022 - 4:44am
The widely watched dancing competition has paired the celebrities, including comedian Ellie Taylor and actor Will Mellor, with their dancing professionals.

Would more UK gas actually bring down prices?

24 September 2022 - 4:15am
The government is committed to extracting more oil and gas in the North Sea.

Can the NHS learn from Germany’s health system?

24 September 2022 - 3:30am
Despite public support for the NHS, satisfaction levels have fallen, raising thoughts of reform.

Analysis: Labour looks more united as conference starts

24 September 2022 - 2:56am
Divisions haven't gone away but Labour is coalescing in opposition to Tory policies, says the BBC's Iain Watson.

Kwarteng's mini-budget: Shock-and-awe tactics from an unapologetic chancellor

24 September 2022 - 1:52am
The sheer daring nature of the Kwasi Kwarteng's announcement caused shockwaves, says Newsnight's Nicholas Watt.

Tearful Federer ends career with final match in London

24 September 2022 - 1:44am
Roger Federer brings the curtain down on his illustrious career by teaming up with fellow great Rafael Nadal on an emotional night in London.

Iran protests: US to ease internet curbs for Iranians

24 September 2022 - 1:34am
The move comes after Iran tries to clamp down on internet freedom to stamp out widespread protests.


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