Thu, 13 Dec 2018

Brexit Sparks Exasperation in Brussels, Despair in London

LONDON - Britain has long prided itself on having strong and stable governments. But Brexit has fractured political parties, making ...

Newly-discovered genes help understand redheads mystery

PanARMENIAN.Net - Eight genes linked to red hair have been discovered by scientists, helping to shed light on how redheads ...

Reports: UK's May, facing defeat, to postpone Brexit vote

The British government's Brexit plans were thrown into chaos on Monday, with British Prime Minister Theresa May making an emergency ...

ECJ: Britain Can Stop Withdrawal Process From EU

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled Monday that Britain retains the right to reverse its decision to leave the ...

Now ? Specman to break Super Rugby bogey?

Cape Town - Rosco Specman is just the latest, long-time SA Sevens star to have a crack at flying in ...

Snyman, Powell laud Blitzboks' efforts

Cape Town - Springbok Sevens captain Philip Snyman and coach Neil Powell were pleased with the team's efforts at this ...

Blitzboks settle for bronze in Cape Town as Fiji walk away winners

Cape Town - The Blitzboks have settled for the bronze medal after edging New Zealand in their third-place Cup clash ...

As it happened: Cape Town Sevens - Day 2

Cape Town - Follow the action LIVE from the Cape Town Sevens , the second event on the 2018/19 World ...

Poor pupils lagging behind richer classmates in literacy and numeracy | HeraldScotland

FEWER than three out of five of Scotland's most disadvantaged pupils achieve expected standards in literacy by the time they ...

Babes in the Wood killer jailed for 36 years | HeraldScotland

Babesin the Woods monster Russell Bishop has been jailed for at least 36 years for the murders of two schoolgirls ...

Letters: Cancelling Brexit is not the solution to the bile in the body politic | HeraldScotland

NEIL Mackay (") paints a very gloomy picture of Britain today. On a personal basis it is a picture I ...

Theresa May to face no confidence vote as trigger threshold reached | HeraldScotland

EMBATTLED Theresa May faces a brutal Commons showdown today as her future as Prime Minister is in question with Tory ...

Castles are culture too, National Trust tells Scottish Government | HeraldScotland

Castles are culture too, the National Trust for Scotland has told the Scottish Government. ...

Lord Foulkes: Why we need a UK Constitutional Convention | HeraldScotland

TOMORROW, I will lead a debate in the House of Lords on a constitutional matter. Thankfully it is not Brexit, ...

Scottish unemployment hits record low | HeraldScotland

THE unemployment rate in Scotland has fallen to its lowest level since current records began, continuing a long-term trend that ...

The Article 50 Brexit case has the potential to change lives | HeraldScotland

AS INSTRUCTING solicitor on what has become known as the Article 50 court case, Balfour & Manson chairman Elaine Motion ...

Council approves plans for 700 build-to-rent homes in Glasgow | HeraldScotland

A 200 million proposal to create a new residential neighbourhood with more than 700 homes in a historic area has ...

Scots in most deprived areas four times more likely to die early | HeraldScotland

SCOTS living in the countrys most deprived areas are four times more likely to die early than those in the ...

Mackintosh bronze unveiled by Kelpies sculptor Andy Scott | HeraldScotland

IT IS a towering image of one of Scotlands greatest artistic figures, rendered in bronze for the first time. ...

School attainment gap between rich and poor could take decades to close | HeraldScotland

THE Scottish Government was in desperate need of some good news on the performance of schools. ...

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Faced with leadership challenge, May to fight for her job

LONDON, U.K. - Conservative lawmakers in the U.K. triggered a leadership challenge against the country's Prime Minister Theresa May on ...

French police continue hunt for Strasbourg shooting suspect

STRASBOURG, France - A day after the shocking shooting at the world renowned Strasbourg Christmas market in France, the manhunt ...

Shooting in Brazil: Gunman opens fire at Catholic cathedral

SAO PAULO, Brazil - In one of the worst mass shootings in Brazil's recent history, a gunman opened fire inside ...

Time magazine pays tribute to Khashoggi and colleagues

  NEW YORK, New York - The stout man with the gray goatee and the gentle demeanor dared to disagree ...

Strasbourg shooting: Two killed, 11 seriously injured

PARIS, France - In a shocking shooting incident that led to the entire eastern French city of Strasbourg to be ...

Kim Jong Un leaves Seoul guessing over planned visit

SEOUL, South Korea - The North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's planned visit to the South Korean capital, Seoul, which ...

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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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