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Fawlty Towers star Andrew Sachs dies aged 86

2 December 2016 - 1:23am
Fawlty Towers star Andrew Sachs, who played Spanish waiter Manuel in the sitcom, has died at 86, his family confirms.

Newspaper headlines: 'Chelsea 'hush money' claim & 'soft Brexit'

2 December 2016 - 1:11am
Two papers lead on the football abuse scandal - while the UK's exit from the EU is also covered.

7 days quiz

2 December 2016 - 1:08am
The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.

The changing face of Germany's industrial core

2 December 2016 - 1:03am
Ritula Shah reports from Essen at the heart of Germany's changing industrial landscape

Will South Korean president Park Geun-hye be impeached?

2 December 2016 - 1:01am
Could Park Geun-hye become the first South Korean president to be removed from office?

UK Snooker Championship: Mark Williams v Liam Highfield - Best, or worst snooker ever?

2 December 2016 - 12:53am
Liam Highfield sparks a bizarre 21-shot exchange with Mark Williams during the fourth round of the UK Snooker Championship.

Didier Drogba charity may have 'misled' donors - Charity Commission

2 December 2016 - 12:52am
An investigation into a charity run by former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba finds "no evidence of fraud or corruption" but says it may have "misled" donors.

Who is Nepal's 'living goddess'?

2 December 2016 - 12:49am
The BBC travels to Nepal to ask if life as a 'living goddess' demeans or empowers girls.

Meet the orgasm doctors

2 December 2016 - 12:43am
Women's sexuality is a little-studied area of science and new research is revealing that much of what we thought we knew was wrong.

The tragic life of Nelson Mandela's granddaughter

2 December 2016 - 12:40am
Nelson Mandela's granddaughter speaks about how she has turned her life around and wishes her grandfather could see her now.

End of the line

2 December 2016 - 12:28am
As The Clothes Show bows out of Birmingham, we take a look back at the history of an event that has become a significant part of the fashion industry.

Smart money?

2 December 2016 - 12:23am
As global student loan debt reaches crisis levels, can tech start-ups help cut costs?

The fog catcher

2 December 2016 - 12:22am
In the slums of Lima, he's found a way to turn fog into water.

I see you!

2 December 2016 - 12:21am
Partially-sighted Paralympian Libby Clegg gets to see her boyfriend's face more clearly thanks to hi-tech goggles.

Fake Apple chargers fail safety tests

2 December 2016 - 12:18am
Investigators warn of potentially fatal risks after 99% of fake Apple chargers fail safety tests.

No wrestling required

2 December 2016 - 12:17am
Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator and original star of hit musical Hamilton, talks about writing songs for Moana and his upcoming role in Mary Poppins Returns.

Referendum adds to Italian banks' woes

2 December 2016 - 12:15am
Italy's struggling banks now face added uncertainty because of the country's reform referendum

Fawlty fame

2 December 2016 - 12:14am
Actor who achieved fame as the bumbling Spanish waiter in Fawlty Towers.

One year later

2 December 2016 - 12:11am
A year on from the devastating Chennai floods, we hear from the volunteers who kept the city afloat.


2 December 2016 - 12:04am
Thousands of people are spreading a false rumour about a Washington pizza restaurant and a child sex ring. But why?