Monday, June 25, 2018

By Cara Sulieman ANIMAL welfare chiefs were last night investigating why a suffering dog was left wandering a Scots street to die. The animal was rushed...

SCOTLAND is one of the leading countries in Europe for reducing female unemployment – second only to Germany. Latest figures released by Eurostat, covering the...

AN elderly man needed oxygen as he was stretchered off a commuter train bursting at the seams because of the Forth Road Bridge closure. Passengers...

A minister from Aleppo in Syria has made an impassioned plea for the world to focus on the war raging in his country. Addressing the...

A FORMER headteacher has admitted to drinking eight glasses of wine on a school trip before having “improper contact” with pupils. A disciplinary hearing was...

By Cara Sulieman LOVE IS in the air at Edinburgh Zoo as the penguin mating season gets under way. The female gentoo penguins have taken their...

A ROAD WORKER has been fired after spitting at a passerby in the street. Edinburgh is notorious for its apparently endless roadworks and the gridlock...

By Michael MacLeod AN old-age pervert who groomed two boys by plying them with alcohol then sexually abusing them has been jailed for eight months. Joseph...

EXAM chiefs have "grossly insulted" Scotland's teachers by suggesting they give students too much help with coursework. A senior official at the Scottish Qualifications Authority...

A RARE chance has come up to become a “permanent” resident at the world-famous Gleneagles Hotel. For a one-off payment of £1m, a private house...

NHS BOSSES have been forced to appeal to doctors across the country after a town suffered a critical GP shortage. NHS Tayside appealed to doctors...

EDUCATION experts have called for a ban on the school bell - claiming it can “distress” pupils with mental health issues or asylum seekers...

By Christine Lavelle SOME of Scotland’s hardest prisoners have helped create giant 40ft effigies to be torched to mark a major Hindu...

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Everyone has been aware of the new tolls that are set to take place in London; the tolls instituted by former Mayor Boris Johnson....

DOCTORS should harvest organs from dead patients regardless of their families wishes - according to a top academic. At present organ donations in Scotland can...

SCIENCE should be compulsory in Scottish secondary schools to encourage more women into careers in “male” industries such as engineering. Gijsbert Stoet, a psychologist at...

A DASHCAM captured the hair-raising moment a flustered learner driver jumped a red light and almost crashed head-on into an oncoming car. The learner experienced...

PARENTS have accused the makers of a hugely popular cartoon for kids of sexism because the merchandising lacks female characters. The Nickelodeon show Paw Patrol...

A vocabulary of sign language which is to revolutionise how science is taught to deaf children has reached a milestone today with its thousandth...

A MOVING video has captured the moment a devoted dad finally hauled a 120kg anvil to the top of a mountain - and raised...
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