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Reservoir set to become Local Nature Reserve

Under plans being put forward to Edinburgh City Council, a reservoir in the Pentland Hills Regional Park could become a legally sanctioned Local Nature...

Calls for emergency statement on Edinburgh Nursing Home

Scottish Labour called today on the Scottish Government to make an emergency statement on the situation at the Elsie Inglis nursing home in Abbeyhill,...

UN accuses Australia of ‘demonising asylum seekers’

The Human Rights Commissioner of the United Nations has questioned Australia's tough asylum seeker policies, stating that Australia's mandatory detention regime has "cast a...

UK pledges support for political and economic reform in Middle East

The UK Prime Minister announced today further UK support for economic and political reform in the Middle East and North Africa. ...

UK-US relationship “essential” says Cameron

Meeting for talks with US President Barack Obama, as part of his current state visit, UK Prime Minister David Cameron has praised the "special...

Employees killed at Foxconn factory in China

At around 7.18pm on Friday evening, an explosion caused a partial shutdown of a facility operated by electronics giant Foxconn in Chengdu, China. ...

Expedition 27 crew returns to Earth safely

The crew of Expedition 27 landed successfully on Earth yesterday following their departure from the International Space Station (ISS). They landed...

NATO intensifies attack on Libya

Early yesterday morning, NATO aircraft struck at least 15 targets in central Tripoli in an ongoing attempt to force Muammar Gaddafi from power. ...

Amazon to create 900 jobs in Edinburgh

Leading online retailer, Amazon, has announced that it will establish a new customer service centre in the Capital - an investment that will create...

400 Disabled people celebrate ‘transformation through learning’

Glasgow Disability Alliance (GDA), an organisation which provides training and support to disabled people and promotes awareness to increase equality and social justice, is...