The leader of the BNP Nick Griffin was yesterday declared bankrupt. He doesn't own a house, and has run out of money. But there are some other, probably more important things that the far-right politician lacks...
When asked if the IRA should be admitted to Northern Ireland talks without first ending its campaign of violence, Mandela fumbled his reply
We asked our columnists this question and here's what they had to say
West, who once referred to himself as the “number one rock star on the planet”, made the promise during the last leg of his Yeezus Tour
Politics simmer as body of former president returns to birthplace
Amid the squabbles and chaotic preparations, residents speak of their pride in Mandela
The former French president apparently informed pals of his mapped-out life plan recently
'Fresh Meat' star sees off stiff competition from Alan Carr, David Mitchell, Graham Norton, Lee Mack and Sarah Millican to win top prize
They came and waited patiently in their thousands for a momentary glimpse of their hero, passing the time with songs and stories about the leader who changed their lives. Andrew Buncombe joined the queue in Pretoria
The man seen by millions across the world on television has been branded a 'fake' by the national director of the Deaf Federation of South Africa
The rapper closed his Magna Carter set with a tribute to the late politician
Former prime minister spoke out as he attended the memorial service for Nelson Mandela
The Tories don’t have a great record on acknowledging his contribution to peace in South Africa
New charismatic pontiff became a social media phenomenon in 2013
If he had been just a kindly chap, nobody outside his family would have noticed
As the world gears up to join South Africa in celebrating the life of Nelson Mandela, the BBC has announced that the Nobel laureate will also be given a mention on Eastenders.