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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe in ‘good health’ after coronavirus fears

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe in ‘good health’ after coronavirus fears

World
Jailed British-Iranian Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe is in good health, Iran's judiciary spokesman has said.He said the aid worker has been checked on following claims by her husband Richard Ratcliffe that she could have contracted coronavirus in a Tehran prison. "Mrs Nazanin Zaghari, we looked into it and she is in good health," Gholamhossein Esmaili said."Yesterday, she had contact with her family and told them about her good health." Image: Mr Ratcliffe has criticised the conditions his wife has been kept in Mr Ratcliffe urged for his wife to be tested for COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, after she showed symptoms including a "cough, temperature, body pain all over and fatigue." ...
Dot Cotton: Actress June Brown says she has left EastEnders ‘for good’

Dot Cotton: Actress June Brown says she has left EastEnders ‘for good’

Entertainment
Veteran EastEnders actress June Brown has said she has left her role as much-loved character Dot Cotton after 35 years."I've left for good," said the 93-year-old in an interview with podcast Distinct Nostalgia.She is one of the BBC soap's longest-running characters and has become a firm favourite with viewers.Her character Dot has not been in an episode since January. An EastEnders spokesman said the "door remains open".Brown joined the show in 1985, the year it was created. In the last episode she featured in, aired last month, Dot Cotton - or Dot Branning - left a voicemail message for character Sonia Fowler saying she had moved to Ireland. Asked by interviewer and for...
Are you a good tipper? Here’s how to tell whether you’re truly generous.

Are you a good tipper? Here’s how to tell whether you’re truly generous.

Finance
Young female barista has a disappointed expression on her face as she counts her tips at the end of the day.Steve Debenport | E+ | Getty ImagesWhen it comes to tipping, most Americans believe they are better than average.But some may be overestimating just how generous they are.A new survey from TD Ameritrade finds that 81% of Americans rate themselves as great tippers.Broken down by generation, baby boomers have the highest opinions of themselves, with 81% indicating they are great at tipping. That compares to 79% of Generation X and 79% of millennials who said the same.But exactly when each generation tips varies with each situation.One group of workers that almost everyone agrees should receive a tip: restaurant waiters and waitresses. Ninety-one percent of baby boomers said they typica...
Sergio Aguero: What makes Manchester City striker so good – Micah Richards analysis

Sergio Aguero: What makes Manchester City striker so good – Micah Richards analysis

Sports
Looking back now it seems crazy, but when I first trained with Sergio Aguero after he joined Manchester City in 2011, I did not instantly think 'superstar'. Sometimes when a new player arrives at your club, you see him in action with your own eyes and just think 'wow'. That was happening a lot at City at the time, because of the kind of big signings we were making that were transforming the club, but it was not the case with Sergio. When I first saw him, I didn't actually think he was that good. We had spent a lot of money on him - around £35m - and he had arrived with a big reputation, but in those first few sessions he did not look particularly special.It is not as if I was exp