Nineteen people dead and 20 injured following knife attack outside Tokyo
Oil majors dragged the London market lower as the price of oil tumbled amid heightened fears over a global supply glut.
Shares in William Hill rose yesterday after online operator 888 and casino giant Rank signalled interest in a £3 billion three-way merger with the bookmaker.
Personnel are said to have been redeployed from Channel ports to help airport colleagues deal with delays.
French luxury giant LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton is selling the Donna Karan clothing brand to US group G-III Apparel in a 650 million US dollars (£496 million) deal. LVMH, owner of Christian Dior, Kenzo and Sephora, had attempted to turn the…
US telecoms firm Verizon has said it will a create mobile media giant after snapping up Yahoo for 4.83 billion US dollars (£3.7 billion).
Ryanair is to "pivot" growth away from UK airports and instead focus on hubs in the European Union following the Brexit referendum result.
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QUEEN Street station high level will reopen one day ahead of schedule, ScotRail have announced.
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Proud Thomas Yuill, 82, lived alone in a council flat on the notorious Blackbird Leys estate in Oxford.
The poor animal was brutally attacked in woodland where it was sheltering from a thunderstorm with around 50 cattle.
A BBC spokesperson said: “Strictly isn’t the kind of show that ever imposes ‘bans’ and is always happy to work with the dancers on their outfits provided they are fitting for the particular dance they are doing that week.”
The late Beatles star’s 1956 Austin Princess will be included in an upcoming sale held by RM Sotheby’s, the world’s largest auction house for investment-quality motors.
A PAIR of Bibles up to 200 years old and two feet long have been stolen from a church.
But a new image of Ramona Marquez, Tyger Drew-Honey and Daniel Roche has now emerged, the three actors looking a world away from their younger selves.
The BBC has released a photograph of Peter Capaldi and Pearl Mackie, in which Londoner Pearl is seen taking a selfie of herself and Peter.
The production will transfer to London in the autumn following a sell-out run in New York.
Hugh Gallacher, 56, threatened to petrol-bomb the flats where he lived and posted a knife through his letterbox to threaten police officers outside.
Edinburgh Jazz Festival
The charity returned 4,651 animals to the wild after treatment in 2015, an increase of more than 1,800 in five years.
The video was released online by studio Sony Pictures just days after filming wrapped in Edinburgh.
Edinburgh Jazz Festival
Mrs May was speaking after talks with First Minister Arlene Foster and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness on her first visit to Northern Ireland as PM.
SCOTTISH judo star Stephanie Inglis has vowed to return to the sport she loves, just months after a freak car accident left her fighting for her life.
Nicola Sturgeon’s official residence was criticised during Prime Minister Theresa May’s visit to Scotland earlier this month.
ALLISON — RUTH (nee HALL), passed away peacefully on 18th July, 2016. Wife of the late Archie and loving mother of Archie and Neil. Memorial Service at Park Church in Giffnock, Glasgow, on Wednesday, 27th July at 11.15am.
MUIRHEAD — JOHN. At home, surrounded by his loving family, on 20th July 2016. John, aged 75 years, dearly loved husband of Edith, much loved dad of Carol, Eleanor, Stuart and Linda and a devoted grampa. Service at Fenwick Parish Church on Wednesday…
SMITH — ANDREW. Peacefully, on Wednesday, 20th July, 2016, surrounded by his family, Andrew, beloved husband of Isobel, loving dad of Pamela, Alistair and David. Adored grandpa of Beth, Nicola, Julia, Christopher, Finlay and Rory and great-grandpa…
BROWN — BETTE. Peacefully, at Gracelands Nursing Home, on 21st July 2016, Elizabeth (Bette) Brown, aged 92 years. Beloved wife of James Brown (retired building contractor), loving sister, proud mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Will be…
BUCHANAN — HELEN. Peacefully, on 19th July, 2016, aged 94 years, Helen Wilson Buchanan (formerly of Black Isle and Thurso), wife of the late James Macalister Buchanan (Jim/Alister) and much loved mother (Jim, Donald and Alasdair), mother-in-law,…
DUFF — ELIZABETH (BETTY). Peacefully, on 19th July, 2016, at Glenafton Care Home, Betty, beloved wife of the late John and loving mother of Iain and Fiona.
The former Chelsea and Manchester United star, 59, had been due to attend face magistrates in Uxbridge, west London, a week ago after being arrested near Heathrow Airport on July 1.
AN INNOCENT man has hit out after a lying neighbour who made up a race-hate crime against him escaped punishment.
Colin Telfer – who also sold amphetamine from the Devon Road drugs den – had a ‘large quantity’ of suspect material and nearly £15,000 in cash at the property when police raided it.
The Scottish Affairs Committee heard evidence of uncertainty in the sector caused by recent changes to subsidies for renewable electricity generation.
The first of Scotland’s five New Towns, East Kilbride’s 69-year history has seen it extend outwards from its roots in the original village and town centre to form residential precincts, each with its own local shops, schools and community…
Looking for a building project? South Lodge, situated on the Old Luss Road near Balloch, is crying out to be loved.
RICS says Brexit uncertainty fuelled a marked drop in activity in the Scottish housing market during June, with new buyer enquiries declining and a fall in new instructions.
Females are succumbing to liver damage due to heavy drinking earlier in life than men, and girls have been admitted to hospital with the problem as young as 16.
THE public are being asked not to intrude on the set of Channel 4's back-to-basics reality show after fans attempted to gain access to the isolated Highlands estate in which a group of strangers have been stranded.
Thatched roofs invariably top the kind of chocolate-box property that elicits an ‘ahh!’ response – and Rose Cottage in the Fife village of Collessie is no exception.
BELLS Food Group, the Shotts-based pie and pastry maker, has grown its turnover by four per cent to £16.2 million and boosted staff numbers as it prepares for the middle phase of a three year, multi-million pound investment plan.
US media reports a shooting broke out at Club Blu in Fort Myers, Florida during a night for teenagers in the early hours of Monday morning.
HIS pledge to serve 'neither King nor Kaiser' has left a contested legacy in his native Scotland, an intellectual pioneer with no official recognition in his home city.
NICOLA Sturgeon will today set out five key Brexit tests that could determine whether Scotland faces a second independence referendum within the next two years.
The 31-year-old revealed he only began talking three years ago about the sudden death of Diana, Princess of Wales.