Tag Archives: Scotland

30Sep/17

Coolio and Vanilla Ice take part in ‘I Love the 90’s’ UK tour

LONDON, ENGLAND, UK (SEPTEMBER 29, 2017) (REUTERS) – After a successful run in the US, the 90’s-inspired series of concerts arrive in the UK. Continue reading

05Sep/17

Scientists develop camera that can see through human body

QUEENS MEDICAL INSTITUTE, EDINBURGH, UNITED KINGDOM (SEPTEMBER 4, 2017) (BBC) – Scientists at the University of Edinburgh and Heriot-Watt University in Scotland have developed a new camera that can see through the human body to help doctors track medical tools inside the body. Continue reading

21Feb/17

British heterosexual couple lose bid to have civil partnership instead of marriage

A British heterosexual couple lose bid to have civil partnership instead of marriage

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11Feb/17

Antique dress lost in dry cleaners found after post on social media

A missing antique wedding dress has been located after the bride’s emotional plead on Facebook was shared over 280,000 times.

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25Jan/17

UK says will implement court decision for parliament to approve Brexit trigger

Theresa May’s government disappointed at Supreme Court Brexit judgement, but will abide by it’s ruling that lawmakers must approve triggering Article 50 to kickstart the official process of Britain leaving the E.U. Continue reading

24Jan/17

Trainspotting author sees “bleak dystopia” in real life too

Scottish writer Irvine Welsh, the author of “Trainspotting”, a grim comedy about young Scottish drug addicts that was a huge hit in the 1990s, sees “bleak dystopia” in the age of Donald Trump and Britain’s Brexit vote.

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24Jan/17

UK Supreme Court says PM May must get parliament approval to trigger Brexit

British lawmakers must approve government plans to trigger Article 50 to kickstart official Brexit process, the Supreme Court rules. Sarah Charlton reports. Continue reading

24Jan/17

Brexit still formality despite ruling – analyst

Brexit timetable unlikely to be hindered by Supreme Court ruling the government must seek parliamentary approval – analyst

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08Jan/17

Scotland’s Sturgeon says “unacceptable” lack of knowledge on Brexit

Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says there is “unacceptable” lack of knowledge on Britain’s Brexit strategy six months after the vote to leave the EU.

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29Nov/16
Theo van Seggelen, Secretary General of FIFPro

Worldwide soccer players face modest wages, late payment and initimidation shows survey

The world soccer players’ union FIFPro publishes a survey that highlights low wages, few holidays and other poor working conditions faced by players around the world.

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