Fri, 17 Aug 2018

Heat Waves Affecting Oceans, Too

WASHINGTON - Even the oceans are breaking temperature records in this summer of heat waves. Off the San Diego coast, ...

Royal Bank of Scotland Pays $4.9B for Crisis-era Misconduct

WASHINGTON - Royal Bank of Scotland will pay $4.9 billion to settle U.S. claims that it misled investors on residential ...

Berry declines Pakistan fielding coach role

6:32 AM ET The Pakistan Cricket Board will have to start their hunt for a fielding coach afresh after Darren ...

Lee Harry Erwin Joins Iran's Tractor Sazi

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Scottish striker Lee Harry Erwin has joined Iranian football club Tractor Sazi on Tuesday. The 23-year-old player ...

Omani riders at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Combined Bands of the Royal Cavalry of Oman travelled to Scotland to perform in this year's edition of The ...

BREXIT SHOCK: More than a MILLION Labour leave voters have CHANGED their mind - Brown says

MORE than a million Labour leave voters have now changed their mind and turned their back on Brexit, Gordon Brown ...

Lifeboat volunteer's father of all rescues

George Hodge, a volunteer in Anstruther, Fife, was paged at 6.03am on Saturday after the alarm was raised by a ...

Why our democracy must remain visible

The already massive security precautions didn't prevent Tuesday's attack which, thankfully, resulted in no fatalities this time but could so ...

SNP under fire over education 'OMNISHAMBLES' as primary school tests boycott launched

Critics accused the Education Secretary of presiding over an 'omnishambles' as a national boycott drive was launched to coincide with ...

Jeremy Corbyn wreath row: Now Gordon Brown lashes out at Labour leader

GORDON Brown today launched a stinging attack on Jeremy Corbyn's handling of anti-Semitism in Labour and warned the current leader ...

Iain Livingstone named as Scotland's new police chief

TOP cop Iain Livingstone has been named as the new Police Scotland Chief Constable. He has been acting chief for ...

Early-release serial rapist warned that he may die in jail

A SERIAL rapist who struck again just two weeks after he was freed early from prison was yesterday told by ...

New Police Scotland chief constable named

Iain Livingstone has been named as the new Police Scotland Chief Constable. He has been acting chief for the force ...

Edinburgh is busiest ever Scottish airport

Edinburgh Airport has become the busiest ever Scottish airport.Figures from July showed more than 1.5 million passengers made their way ...

Man arrested over garage fire in Edinburgh

A 33-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a fire at an Edinburgh garage which left another man seriously ...

Cars damaged in Edinburgh city centre vandalism spree

Police are appealing for witnesses after almost 20 cars were vandalised in the centre of Edinburgh.The incidents took place between ...

Joel Dommett to gatecrash Edinburgh Fringe Festival

A ROCKHAMPTON comedian is taking on a marathon fundraising challenge at this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Joel Dommett is set ...

Tessa Thompson to lend voice in Disney's 'Lady and the Tramp'

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 15 (ANI): American actress Tessa Thompson is all set to lend her voice for the CGI ...

More transparency on funeral charges

A consultation on guidance that seeks to make funeral costs easier to understand has been published by the Scottish Government. ...

Justice Secretary welcomes appointment of police chief

Cabinet Secretary for Justice Humza Yousaf has welcomed the appointment of a new Chief Constable for Police Scotland. Iain Livingstone ...

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Collusion probe blamed for Brennan’s clearance being axed

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Hounded by the intensifying Russia collusion probe being led by the Special Counsel Robert Mueller, the U.S. ...

Pakistan’s Independence Day celebrations turn deadly

KARACHI, Pakistan - As Pakistan marked its 72nd Independence Day, several cases of aerial firing recorded across the country left ...

Explosion on Indian oil tanker off Oman, two casualties

MUSCAT, Oman - An Indian oil tanker, MT Desh Vaibhav suffered an explosion off the coast of Oman, with three ...

Kabul student centre attacked, death toll revised to 34

KABUL, Afghanistan - A suicide bomber struck a student education centre in Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul on Wednesday, leaving dozens ...

U.S. slams new sanctions on firms helping North Korea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a bid to punish companies that have been providing North Korea with revenue streams in violation ...

Trump slams witch hunt and those investigating it

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a fiery day on Twitter, the U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out at his regular targets ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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