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Neville ready for Argentina as England reprise 'great' rivalry

Le Havre - England manager Phil Neville said his team would be prepared to "handle" a difficult encounter as they ...

New gambling tax is moving up the agenda - here's how it needs to work

Gambling has become a talking point in the UK Conservative Party leadership election after the health secretary Matt Hancock called ...

Inquiry to be held into fatal helicopter crash - The Shetland Times Ltd

A fatal accident inquiry will be held into the fatal helicopter crash off Sumburgh, which claimed the lives of four ...

Coastguard called out after yacht suffers distress - The Shetland Times Ltd

Two people have been airlifted from a yacht around 90 miles east of Sumburgh. The post Coastguard called out after ...

Faroese flotilla arrives in Lerwick - The Shetland Times Ltd

A flotilla of five historic Faroese vessels sailed into Victoria Pier early Thursday morning. The post Faroese flotilla arrives in ...

Emma Macdonald made new chairwoman of councils planning committee - The Shetland Times Ltd

The council's depute leader has been appointed chairman of the SIC's planning committee. The post Emma Macdonald made new chairwoman ...

Travel disruption likely due to Aberdeen Airport dispute - The Shetland Times Ltd

Air passengers flying from Shetland could face travel disruption following an escalation in the dispute over pay and pensions at ...

Sixareen, ferry and coastguard tug will join Shetland Boat Week line-up - The Shetland Times Ltd

Shetland Amenity Trust has launched the programme of events for this years Shetland Boat Week, to be held from 5th ...

Councillors to hold meetings at St Ringans - The Shetland Times Ltd

Council meetings are due to be held in St Ringan's the current home of the main Shetland Library. The post ...

Playground equipment damaged - The Shetland Times Ltd

Damage has been caused to playground equipment and an exterior wall at Sound Primary School in Lerwick. The post Playground ...

Lead stolen from Lerwick garden - The Shetland Times Ltd

Police are currently investigating the theft of lead from the garden of a property in Greenfield Place, Lerwick. The post ...

Women's World Cup- Scotland's late rally falls short as Japan inflict second defeat

Scotland's hopes of World Cup progress suffers a blow as they fall to a second World Cup group defeat, with ...

Japan 2-1 Scotland- Erin Cuthbert has sense of 'deja vu' after poor first-half

Scotland forward Erin Cuthbert admits her side's first-half game plan "didn't work" in their defeat by Japan after a second ...

David Turnbull- Motherwell midfielder rejects 'magnificent' Celtic offer

David Turnbull's potential 3m switch to Celtic hangs in the balance after the Motherwell midfielder rejected their offer. ...

Women's World Cup- Shelley Kerr defends tactics as Scotland lose to Japan

Scotland head coach Shelley Kerr insists she got her tactics right against Japan despite suffering a second-straight defeat in the ...

What are Conservative leadership candidates saying about Scotland?

On a second independence referendum, the current 10 are clear that it should not happen. ...

'One tiny wound cost me my hand'

A firefighter tells how a training accident led to a four-year battle to save his injured hand. ...

Mini armies gather for massive Waterloo war game

The battlefield is being laid out in Glasgow for one of the biggest ever historical table-top war games. ...

Margaret Fleming murder- The wild claims made by her killers

A couple guilty of murdering a missing woman had made wild claims about her being a gangmaster and involved in ...

Police confront the killer of missing woman Margaret Fleming

The killer of missing Margaret Fleming refused to give answers when police questioned him over her fate. ...

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Sexual abuse and rape of older persons becoming more prevalent

As the world was marking World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on Saturday, the UN independent human rights expert mandated with defending the rights ...

Showdown looming in Persian Gulf

Two oil tankers were attacked on June 13 off the coast of Oman, forcing the crew members of one burning ship to ...

United States comes under fire over Iran accusation

RAS AL KHAIMAH, UAE - U.S. allegations that Iran was behind the attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf ...

WHO considering declaring international emergency over Ebola

KAMPALA, Uganda/GENEVA, Switzerland - Fears are escalating over the potential spread of the deady Ebola virus, after a third case ...

Two oil tankers in Gulf abandoned by crews after explosions

MUSCAT, Oman - Two large oil tankers have reportedly been hit by explosions in the Sea of Oman.The attacks took ...

Bulk of child labourers being exploited are in Africa and Asia

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The number of children working in agriculture has increased by 10 million since 2012, which is why ...

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