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Claudio Ranieri: Leicester City sack Premier League-winning manager

Manager Claudio Ranieri has been sacked by Leicester City, nine months after leading them to the Premier League title.

The Foxes are one point above the relegation zone with 13 matches left.

"The board reluctantly feels that a change of leadership, while admittedly painful, is

2017-02-23 22:39
Boy, 14, charged with attempted murder after street attack
A 14-year-old boy has been charged with attempted murder after a man was critically injured in a street assault.
2017-02-19 13:43
Bridge to reopen after Barrow upon Soar rail track collapse
A bridge that partially collapsed on to railway tracks is to reopen to traffic next month.
2017-02-18 14:35
'Menace' driver jailed for hitting policeman with truck
A driver has been jailed for hitting a policeman with his truck.
2017-02-14 21:23
Leicester fatal street attack victim named as Lauric Lebato
A man who was killed in a Leicester city centre street attack has been named by police.
2017-02-13 09:51
Leicester murder probe after street attack death
The death of a man found with serious injuries in a city centre street is being treated as murder.
2017-02-11 17:53
Jack Adcock death: Hospital employs specialist sepsis team
A specialist team dedicated to tackling sepsis has been deployed at a hospital where a six-year-old boy died from the condition.
2017-02-10 04:25
Leicester derelict building fire damages cars and closes roads
Up to 12 cars have been damaged during a large fire at a derelict industrial building in Leicester.
2017-02-09 09:37
Man charged with woman's murder in Leicester
A man has been charged with the murder of a woman found dead at a house.
2017-02-05 13:03
Man arrested over woman's murder in Leicester
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a woman found dead at a house.
2017-02-04 17:15
'Mindless' vandal filmed smashing ambulance window
A "mindless" vandal who caused £3,500 of damage to an ambulance by throwing a concrete slab at the window has been ordered to pay £50 compensation.
2017-02-03 21:23
Madeleine McCann's parents 'disappointed' by libel ruling
Madeleine McCann's parents have told of their disappointment after Portugal's highest court threw out their libel case against an ex-detective.
2017-02-02 03:33
Girl, 9, diagnosed with 'one in a million' BPAN disorder
A nine-year-girl old is just one of 100 people worldwide diagnosed with a genetic disorder likened to Parkinson's disease in children.
2017-01-31 05:11
Leonardo Ulloa: Leicester striker 'betrayed' by Claudio Ranieri

Leicester forward Leonardo Ulloa has vowed never to play for the club again and feels "betrayed" by Foxes manager Claudio Ranieri.

The 30-year-old joined from Brighton in 2014 but handed in a transfer request this month and said on social media he had been "let down by the

2017-01-30 20:09
Steak knife murder: Mother's pain over James Knight death
A mother has said she still cannot understand how her son's girlfriend stabbed him in the chest before she coldly watched him die.
2017-01-25 03:29
Dying WW2 veteran Sandy Saunders in 'last flight'

22 January 2017 Last updated at 01:38 GMT

A 94-year-old veteran has taken to the skies in a World War Two plane, in what will probably be his last-ever flight.

Sandy Saunders suffered 40% burns in an RAF training crash in 1945.

Along with other wounded veterans, he was given

2017-01-22 12:15
Daily News
7 Leicester Comedy Festival shows on tonight

Hooray, it's Saturday! After a busy working week, you need a laughter-filled night out, don't you?

So, why not take your pick from the Leicester Comedy Festival show suggestions below:

- Lucy Porter - WIP, 6.15pm, Just the Tonic at Hansom Hall - The Wee One. £5

- Johnny Vegas:

today 11:03
Leicester City's new boss - I feel like the pantomime villain

Craig Shakespeare said he felt like the pantomime villain as he sat before a packed press pack for the first press conference since the sacking of Claudio Ranieri as manager of Leicester City.

There has been an outpouring of indignation and recrimination by fans, outsiders and pundits

today 11:03
Leicester City players now 'owe the fans'

A few dozen Leicester City fans and I await the three-hour delayed flight home from Faro, the knock-on from Storm Doris ravaging the country, writes Gary Silke in his fanzone column.

We are the last flight out at the dead of night, the cleaners are working around us and the shops are

today 11:03
Leicester City players now 'owe the fans'

A few dozen Leicester City fans and I await the three-hour delayed flight home from Faro, the knock-on from Storm Doris ravaging the country, writes Gary Silke in his fanzone column.

We are the last flight out at the dead of night, the cleaners are working around us and the shops are

today 11:03
How will the inquiry into historical child sexual abuse work?
The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) in England and Wales is to hold its first full public hearing on 27 February when it examines allegations made by children in care who were sent abroad in the past.
today 10:07
New films to watch in Leicester this weekend: 25-26 February

Welcome to the first of our brand new weekly posts rounding up the new film releases in Leicester for the weekend ahead.

This weekend we've got a bumper mix of action, horror, and some top-rated foreign language films for you.

Read on to learn more about the films and where you can

today 09:57
More than 100 jobs at risk as Leicester City Council revises children's services cuts

Council bosses are set to press ahead with the closure of children's centres in Leicester in a move that could them forced to hand back millions of pounds to the Government.

Leicester City Council has confirmed it intends to shut 11 of the centres as part of a package of cuts designed to

today 09:57
More than 100 jobs at risk as Leicester City Council revises children's services cuts

Council bosses are set to press ahead with the closure of children's centres in Leicester in a move that could them forced to hand back millions of pounds to the Government.

Leicester City Council has confirmed it intends to shut 11 of the centres as part of a package of cuts designed to

today 09:57
Latest news from Leicester
today 11:03 7 Leicester Comedy Festival shows on tonight
today 11:03 Leicester City's new boss - I feel like the pantomime villain
today 11:03 Leicester City players now 'owe the fans'
today 11:03 Leicester City players now 'owe the fans'
today 10:07 How will the inquiry into historical child sexual abuse work?
today 09:57 New films to watch in Leicester this weekend: 25-26 February
today 09:57 More than 100 jobs at risk as Leicester City Council revises children's services cuts
today 09:57 More than 100 jobs at risk as Leicester City Council revises children's services cuts
today 22:55 Harlequins 18-27 Leicester Tigers reaction: We're making progress -Mauger
today 22:55 Harlequins 18-27 Leicester Tigers verdict: It's a third win on the trot
yesterday 20:43 Where to taste craft beer in Leicester this weekend
yesterday 19:37 Dramatic film shows men armed with bats clash in Leicester city centre
yesterday 19:37 Dramatic film shows men armed with bats clash in Leicester city centre
yesterday 19:37 BREAKING NEWS: Claudio Ranieri issues statement on Leicester City sacking
yesterday 19:37 BREAKING NEWS: Claudio Ranieri issues statement on Leicester City sacking
yesterday 18:31 Lipstick Under My Burkha: controversial film to close Leicester Asian Film Festival
yesterday 18:31 Joz Norris can't wait to perform for Leicester's passionate, comedy-savvy crowd
yesterday 18:31 No player revolt insists Leicester City interim boss Craig Shakespeare
yesterday 18:31 Brexit, Trump and now Ranieri - some strange decisions, says Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp
yesterday 17:35 Claudio Ranieri: Sacked Leicester manager says his 'dream died'
yesterday 17:25 From a gin bar to a steak restaurant: 6 bars and restaurants which have opened in the last 6 months
yesterday 17:25 Brave Paige saves mum's life with by dialling 999 after 3am emergency
yesterday 17:25 'It's embarrassing' - Leicester City fans' group leaders have their say on Ranieri sacking
yesterday 16:19 Jamie Vardy film 'will still go ahead' despite Claudio Ranieri's sacking
yesterday 16:19 Wigston Elvis impersonator stole mother in law's funeral collection, court hears
yesterday 16:19 Storm Doris: Leicestershire roofers and builders deluged with calls
yesterday 16:19 Leicester City injury news: Slimani and Ulloa to be assessed before Liverpool clash
yesterday 16:19 Respect the owners' decision to sack Claudio Ranieri as Leicester City boss, says Craig Shakespeare
yesterday 16:19 No player revolt insists Leicester City interim boss Craig Shakespeare
yesterday 16:19 'It's embarrassing' - Leicester City fans' group leaders have their say on Ranieri sacking
yesterday 15:13 Brexit, Trump and now Ranieri - some strange decisions, says Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp
yesterday 15:13 Jose Mourinho's personal tribute to sacked Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri
yesterday 14:17 Claudio Ranieri: Leicester caretaker boss denies player revolt
yesterday 14:07 Where to taste craft beer in Leicester this weekend
yesterday 14:07 Cosby murder inquiry: Neighbours stunned by death of 'lovely man' in his 80s
yesterday 14:07 Wigston Elvis impersonator stole mother in law's funeral collection, court hears
yesterday 14:07 Storm Doris: Dramatic dashcam footage captures moment large tree crashes onto car
yesterday 14:07 Live: Leicester City press conference as Craig Shakespeare discusses Claudio Ranieri sacking
yesterday 13:01 Doug Segal is coming to Leicester Comedy Festival, and he wants to make you feel good
yesterday 13:01 Next Leicester City manager front-runner Mancini says Ranieri will 'stay in fans' hearts forever'
yesterday 13:01 Did Drake cancel Leicester club appearance because of Claudio Ranieri sacking?
yesterday 13:01 ​Leicester City chairman Vichai asks fans to respect his decision to sack Claudio Ranieri
yesterday 11:55 'We as a city owe Claudio Ranieri a tremendous debt' - says Sir Peter Soulsby
yesterday 11:55 Jamie Vardy film 'will still go ahead' despite Claudio Ranieri's sacking
yesterday 11:55 Gary Lineker: Why Claudio Ranieri's sacking is 'unforgivable' and 'gut-wrenchingly' sad
yesterday 11:55 Did Drake cancel Leicester club appearance because of Claudio Ranieri sacking?
yesterday 11:55 ​Leicester City chairman Vichai asks fans to respect his decision to sack Claudio Ranieri
yesterday 10:49 7 Leicester Comedy Festival shows on tonight
yesterday 10:49 Leicester City sack Claudio Ranieri: Manchester United's Jose Mourinho sends heartfelt message
yesterday 10:49 Leicester City reported to have 'sounded out' Roberto Mancini after sacking Claudio Ranieri
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today 11:07 Young woman trapped in violent relationship tells how abusive partner would kiss her bruises after beating her
today 11:07 'Hypnobirthing' mum who shunned pain relief so 'chilled out' delivering twins she almost fell ASLEEP in birthing pool
today 11:07 'Hypnobirthing' mum who shunned pain relief so 'chilled out' delivering twins she almost fell ASLEEP in birthing pool
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today 11:07 Claudio Ranieri greets fans before returning to Leicester training ground to say goodbye to players and staff
today 11:07 Claudio Ranieri greets fans before returning to Leicester training ground to say goodbye to players and staff
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today 10:11 Rapist threatened to reunite victim with dead parents and said ‘when I want it, I’m going to have it’
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