August 25, 2018

Fire-hit families and firms allowed home

THE first residents and businesses forced to flee when fire ripped through the Charles Rennie Mackintosh building at Glasgow School of Art have been allowed to return to their properties. A devastating fire broke out at the famous building on June 15 a...
August 25, 2018

Scandal of Scotland’s crumbling bridges after years of warnings

SCOTLAND’S motorway and trunk road network has 36 weak bridges, including some of the country’s busiest and most historic crossings. The list includes raised approaches to the Erskine Bridge and the Queensferry Crossing as well as the A-listed Bridge o...
August 25, 2018

SNP has ‘no legal basis’ to suspend Alex Salmond over sex assault claims

NICOLA Sturgeon tonight insisted the SNP could not suspend Alex Salmond over sex assault claims as she was urged to disclose details of secret talks with her mentor over a misconduct probe. The First Minister said there is “no legal basis” to instantly...
August 25, 2018

Scots Mafia boss held over plot to kill prosecutors

A Scots restaurateur exposed as a Mafia-style mobster is back behind bars for allegedly plotting to kill prosecutors. Businessman Antonio La Torre – named by prosecutors as a Camorra crimelord, the Neapolitan equivalent of the Sicilian Mafia – was arre...
August 25, 2018

Household gadgets set to go plug free

A BRITISH business has developed new wireless technology that will end the need for plugs around the house and in the office. Chores involving ironing and other domestic appliances could become a lot easier without cables.
August 25, 2018

Stem cell cure hope for Crohn’s disease

THOUSANDS of patients with untreatable Crohn’s disease could now be cured with an infusion of their own stem cells, experts believe. And they say the pioneering technique, which has had success in preliminary trials, could be applied to other devastati...
August 25, 2018

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August 25, 2018

The Goss: Julie Bishop’s partner steals Jen Hawkins’ spotlight at Myer

Despite losing to Scott Morrison, David Panton said he was "proud" of Bishop for putting herself forward for the role of Prime Minister.
August 25, 2018

Salah strike sinks Brighton and sends Liverpool top

LIVERPOOL 1 BRIGHTON AND HOVE ALBION 0
August 25, 2018

Wolfsburg stun Schalke 2-1 with stoppage-time winner

VfL Wolfsburg's Daniel Ginczek snatched a stoppage-time winner to stun Schalke 04 2-1 on Saturday and give the Wolves a winning start to the Bundesliga campaign against last season's runners-up in a bad-tempered game.
August 25, 2018

Rain rips up the script for Ferrari

Rain ripped up the script for Ferrari at the Belgian Grand Prix on Saturday just when pole position looked theirs for the taking.
August 25, 2018

Man City held at Wolves, Arsenal off the mark under Emery

Manchester City's perfect start to their Premier League title defence was ended with a 1-1 draw at newcomers Wolverhampton Wanderers on Saturday while Arsenal earned the first win under Unai Emery, a 3-1 victory over West Ham United.