September 12, 2018

Labour moderates must get out now, says ALAN COCHRANE

It was more than 30 years ago that many Labour MPs, sickened by the behaviour of what they saw as the increasingly Hard Left drift of their party, left to form the SDP. I was in at the beginning of that; indeed, as a political correspondent for this ne...
September 12, 2018

Video shows Weinstein caressing woman before alleged rape

The video aired by Sky News was recorded by Melissa Thompson when she met Weinstein at his office in 2011.
September 12, 2018

Shamed SNP minister accused of ‘rewriting history’ over ‘offensive’ blog scandal

A SHAMED minister effectively sacked over offensive remarks was today accused of rewriting history after suggesting she was the victim of political "game-playing". Gillian Martin was appointed to the new post of universities and colleges minister in Ju...
September 12, 2018

Gleneagles raiders face jail – and how they were caught

TWO hardened crooks are facing prison for their part in a £500,000 heist at one of Scotland’s most exclusive hotels. Richard Fleming and Liam Richardson were among a three-man team who stole dozens of Rolex watches from Gleneagles Hotel.
September 12, 2018

Alex Salmond condemned as ‘Russian PROPAGANDA TOOL’ for appearing on RT show

ALEX Salmond and others who appear on Kremlin-funded TV risk being used as Russian "propaganda tools", Theresa May said today. The Prime Minister issued the warning in response to a question from Scottish Tory John Lamont about "current and former" par...
September 12, 2018

Loretto School drama teacher suspended over ‘inappropriate behaviour’

THE head of drama at one of Scotland’s oldest boarding schools has been suspended amid allegations of “inappropriate behaviour” with pupils. Daniel McLean-Steel has been barred from his job at the £34,000-a-year Loretto School in Musselburgh while an i...
September 12, 2018

Revealed: Interiors of V&A Dundee

The first images of the interior of the new V&A Dundee have been released ahead of its official opening at the weekend. Described as a “living room for the city”, the £80.1million building, designed by Kengo Kuma, opens to the public on Saturday.
September 12, 2018

Apple announces three new iPhones amid leaks

Apple has unveiled three new models of iPhones to a negative reaction from the stock market, and hours after accidentally leaking them online itself.
September 12, 2018

Usain Bolt toasts zero-gravity with champagne

Usain Bolt on Wednesday sprinted through thin air and sipped champagne floating on his back as he enjoyed near zero-gravity conditions in the back of an aircraft performing stomach-lurching parabola dives.
September 12, 2018

Former England captain Terry turns down Spartak Moscow move

Former England captain John Terry has rejected a move to Spartak Moscow for family reasons, the 37-year-old defender said on Wednesday.
September 12, 2018

Listen to farmers! May urges Sturgeon to BACK BREXIT amid Holyrood backlash

THERESA May today urged the SNP to back her Brexit plan amid a farmers' backlash over Holyrood's failure to support EU exit preparations. The Prime Minister said Scotland’s farmers supported her controversial Chequers blueprint so the Scottish Governme...
September 12, 2018

Valverde slices seconds off Yates’ lead as Vuelta battle heats up

Simon Yates' slender lead in the Vuelta a Espana was cut from 33 to 25 seconds after the Briton lost ground to Spaniard Alejandro Valverde in Wednesday's mountain stage, which was won by Canadian rider Michael Woods.