BBC Breaking News

BBC Breaking News

@BBCBreaking

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Breaking news alerts and updates from the BBC. For news, features, analysis follow @BBCWorld (international) or @BBCNews (UK). Latest sport news @BBCSport.

London, UK
Joined on April 22, 2007
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We looked inside some of the tweets by @BBCBreaking and here's what we found interesting.

Inside 100 Tweets

Time between tweets:
14 hours
Average replies
451
Average retweets
1288
Average likes
3141
Tweets with photos
0 / 100
Tweets with videos
5 / 100
Tweets with links
0 / 100

Rankings (sorted by number of followers)

1. in country United Kingdom

1. in country United Kingdom and category Media

1. in country United Kingdom and category Daily News

2. in category Daily News

6. in category Media

26. worldwide

US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the history-making jurist, feminist icon and national treasure, has died aged 87. A trailblazer for women's rights, she became only the second woman to sit on the country's highest court. https://t.co/QQTHV9ZImK https://t.co/XhwEpwq7wT

US Supreme Court Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies, aged 87, after suffering from pancreatic cancer https://t.co/ZLNopVuDKH

Second wave of Covid-19 infections coming to UK, PM Boris Johnson says https://t.co/7lQK8turZ4

Tighter restrictions announced for Lancashire, Merseyside and West Yorkshire after rise in Covid-19 cases https://t.co/lIFoZgko0P

Nearly two million people in parts of north-east England to face tougher restrictions with a ban on households mixing from Friday https://t.co/jljFv0KCLX

Sharp decline in coronavirus test turnaround speed in England, with only 33% getting results in 24 hours https://t.co/K2YNiaCISE

UK's inflation rate fell to 0.2% in August as Eat Out to Help Out scheme pushed down restaurant prices https://t.co/DuOtoj0uvM

Number of employees on UK payrolls shrank by 695,000 in August as jobs cut ahead of winding down of government's Job Retention Scheme https://t.co/z58LPaCiII

Astronomers exploring whether gas discovery on Venus indicates organisms are living in planet's clouds https://t.co/VX1gC3isTJ

Japan's next PM set to be Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga after ruling party picks him to succeed Shinzo Abe https://t.co/tOnRSilWpI

Sir Terence Conran, the British designer who revolutionised retail and decor, has died aged 88 https://t.co/h20j9Njvyn

R number, which measures coronavirus spread, rises above 1 in UK, figures show https://t.co/M6LSNWPKmi

Russian group which hacked 2016 Democratic campaign are again targeting US election, says Microsoft https://t.co/rSYuzlpwA7

Travellers arriving in England from mainland Portugal will have to self-isolate for two weeks from Saturday, UK government announces https://t.co/HoLrGK6MfX

Actress Dame Diana Rigg, known for roles from The Avengers to Games of Thrones, dies aged 82 https://t.co/gbJ7BUmGSv

US to withdraw more than a third of its troops from Iraq within weeks, its top Middle East commander says https://t.co/a1wS1tK9TM

Social gatherings of more than six people to be banned by law in England from Monday, amid rise in coronavirus cases https://t.co/zOnxrsA3eo

27-year-old man charged with murder and seven counts of attempted murder over stabbings in Birmingham city centre https://t.co/eaTrEumDcd

People arriving in England from seven Greek islands will now need to quarantine for 14 days from 04:00 BST on Wednesday https://t.co/a2fXobsuM7

Russia's poisoned opposition figure Alexei Navalny out of induced coma and his condition has improved, Berlin hospital says https://t.co/IytkIjfWkr

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