Tue, 16 Jul 2019

Scotland Star

Section

Proteas edge Jamaica to top group at Netball World Cup

Liverpool - The SPAR Proteas shocked group favourites Jamaica 55-52 at the Vitality Netball World Cup in Liverpool on Sunday.The ...


Wiesberger wins Scottish Open in playoff

North Berwick - Austrian Bernd Wiesberger made hard work of it, but eventually won the Scottish Open when he beat ...


Wiesberger surges into Scottish Open lead

London - Austrian Bernd Wiesberger fired a six-under-par 65 on Saturday to seize a two-shot lead heading into the final ...


Climate activists chain themselves to Scottish Parliament

Climate activists chain themselves to Scottish Parliament BBC News A group of environmental activists chained themselves to the Scottish Parliament ...


Europe Business

Section

Turkey's Erdogan: Russian S-400 Missiles To Be Deployed By April 2020

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said the Russian S-400 missile defense system will be fully deployed in April 2020.Turkey's ...

France's Macron Pledges to Relaunch Serbia-Kosovo Dialogue

BELGRADE - French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday he would to help relaunch talks to normalize ties between Serbia ...

Turkey Commemorates Anniversary of Coup Defeat

ISTANBUL - Turkey is commemorating the third anniversary of the defeat of a military coup; but, the fallout from the ...

Steinhoff crushed resources rally

US markets rallied on Friday pushing equity markets into record territory levels. The momentum continued to favour the bulls on ...

Ramsey hoping to emulate Welsh Juve titan

Rome - Aaron Ramsey says that he wants to follow in the footsteps of compatriot and Juventus hero John Charles ...

Iran Threatens to Revert to Pre-2015 Nuclear Development Levels

Iran threatened Monday to revert its nuclear development program to pre-2015 levels before it agreed to restraints under an international ...

Business

Section

U.S. stock markets continue record run

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks began the week with rises across the board on Monday, as the major ...

U.S. president claims reponsibility for slowing GDP growth in China

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump says tariffs on China are working by claiming credit for a major slide ...

Chinese and Japanese shares gain ground, greenback dips

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in China and Japan advanced on Monday, while in Australia the key index sagged.The U.S. dollar ...

Dubai gearing up for Expo2020

DUBAI, UAE - Planning for Expo 2020 Dubai is on track with construction projects well underway and transport plans being ...

Britain facing first recession since GFC

LONDON, UK - Recessions are bad for living standards, in both the short term and the longer term. And because ...

Watch latest videos

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Scotland Star.

More Information

International

Section
U.S. ICE agents begin rounding up illegal immigrants

Nationwide raids across the United States, aimed at rounding up 2,000 immigrants in the country illegally for possible deportation got ...


14 dead after building collapses in Kumarhatt in India

SOLAN, Himachal Pradesh, India - As many as 14 people, including thirteen Army personnel were killed and 28 others injured ...


Widespread floods in Nepal lead to death and destruction

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Search and rescue operations are occurring across Nepal as the southeast Asian nation continues to be hit ...


Tensions between Ottawa and Beijing heightened after third arrest

BEIJING, China - A Canadian citizen has been detained in Yantai, a city in northeastern China, Global Affairs Canada said ...


Huge death toll in wake of hotel attack in Kismayo, Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - At least two journalists were among the 26 people killed in the terror attack at a Somali ...


Ten dead after extensive lightning strikes across Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Lightning has wreaked havoc across the southeast Asian nation of Bangladesh.At least ten people died on Saturday ...


Movie Review

Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

Scotland Star Wire