As festive film classic It's A Wonderful Life celebrates its 70th anniversary, Michael Alexander examines its timeless appeal and asks - what it would take for 2016 to have a similarly happy ending?
The deputy leader of Scottish Labour has come under fire for idolising the late Cuban dictator Fidel Castro.
Prime Minister Theresa May will not attend Fidel Castro's funeral, her official spokeswoman has said.
The socialist revolutionary’s death was announced by his brother, Raul Castro – the incumbent Cuban president, on state television late on Friday.
The Queen is 90, as is David Attenborough. Fidel Castro is 90, the chief of the MacPherson clan is 90, my friend Mary is 90… This year nonagenarians rule, OK?