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MICHEL BARNIER ACCUSES BORIS JOHNSON OF RENEGING ON BREXIT COMMITMENTS

MICHEL Barnier has accused the UK Government of backsliding over it pledges on Brexit, warning it could lead to the EU denying the...

SCOTTISH COVID TESTING FALLS TO LOWEST LEVEL IN MORE THAN A MONTH

Tom Gordon

 
 
 

MURRAY: LABOUR NEEDS MAJOR REVIVAL IN SCOTLAND TO STAND ANY CHANCE OF PUTTING STARMER IN DOWNING ST

LABOUR'S revival in Scotland is “critical” to it regaining power at Westminster in 2024, Ian Murray has admitted, as he stressed the...

BREXIT CHECKS MUST BE MINIMISED TO AVOID ECONOMIC DAMAGE, INSISTS ARLENE FOSTER

Brexit checks on goods travelling between Great Britain and Northern Ireland should be minimised, Stormont's First Minister Arlene...

 
 
 

GEORGE FLOYD DEATH: US ENDURES ANOTHER NIGHT OF VIOLENT PROTESTS

Violent protests over the death of George Floyd and other police killings of black people in the US grew on Saturday from New York...

STILL A RISK COVID-19 COULD ‘RUN OUT OF CONTROL AGAIN', NICOLA STURGEON WARNS

There is still a “significant risk” that coronavirus could “run out of control again”, Nicola Sturgeon warned - saying that is why...

 
 
 

FOREIGN SECRETARY UNAWARE OF DOMINIC CUMMINGS'S WHEREABOUTS WHILE DE FACTO PM

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has admitted he did not know the whereabouts of Boris Johnson's senior adviser while he stood in for...

TOM GORDON: THE PRIME MINISTER HAS KEPT HIS MAN BUT LOST HIS AUTHORITY

AN invisible menace, stealthily growing stronger as its host grows weaker. It spreads unseen, infecting all around it, until it is...

 
 
 

SUNAK'S £100BN SCHEME 'COULD PUSH PEOPLE INTO POVERTY', SAYS SNP

CHANCELLOR Rishi Sunak has deemed his business support schemes “among the most generous in the world” as he unveiled the next steps...

CHANCELLOR'S MEASURES 'MAY NOT SAVE SCOTTISH JOBS'

BUSINESS leaders have warned the extension of the Government's job retention scheme may not be enough to save Scottish firms from closure...

 
 
 

FIRMS TO PAY UP TO 20% OF FURLOUGH WAGES AS GOVERNMENT JOB SCHEME WINDS DOWN

BUSINESSES will have to start paying up to 20% of furloughed employees' wages by October, Rishi Sunak has confirmed.

YOUNG PEOPLE RISK HAVING THEIR CAREERS ‘SCARRED' BY COVID-19

By Alistair Grant

 
 
 

SCOTLAND'S MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY GIVEN POST-COVID BOOST AS WORKER PREPARE FOR RETURN

SCOTLAND'S manufacturing industry is expected to play a key role in the country's economic recovery as companies start preparations...

NICOLA STURGEON WARNS 'STRICT LOCKDOWN' COULD RETURN AS 'TOUGH TIMES STILL LIE AHEAD'

NICOLA Sturgeon has warned a strict lockdown could be re-imposed if people do not keep to the slightly relaxed rules - while admitting...

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS: SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT HITS CONTACT TRACER TARGET AS NATIONAL POOL TO BE SET UP

THE SCOTTISH Government has now reached its target of recruiting 2,000 contact tracers as Nicola Sturgeon refuted claims that pressure...

CORONAVIRUS: JOHN SWINNEY PLEDGES PEOPLE SELF-ISOLATING WILL GET TEST RESULTS WITHIN 24 HOURS

JOHN Swinney has pledged that those who will be asked to self-isolate under the Scottish Government's test and protect strategy will...

 
 
 

AS POLITICIANS LIKE MATT HANCOCK LAUGH AT OUR ANGER, HOW DO WE CONTROL OUR RAGE?

IT'S perhaps the rapid fire nature of the decline that has caused it, the rat-a-tat-tat of relentless scandal.

CORONAVIRUS: SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT'S EXAMS REPLACEMENT LABELLED 'TOTALLY UNACCEPTABLE'

THE SCOTTISH Government has been warned that its system to replace exams this year is “totally unacceptable” amid calls for it to be...

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS: EDINBURGH COUNCIL LAUNCHES INVESTIGATION INTO NIKE CONFERENCE OUTBREAK RESPONSE

COUNCIL officials in the city where Scotland's first Covid-19 outbreak took place have been told to investigate whether the "response...

CHILDREN COULD BE TAUGHT IN GEODOMES AND POLYTUNNELS UNDER COVID-19 GUIDELINES

Children could be taught in geodomes and polytunnels when they return to school in August as part of efforts to ensure social distancing.

 
 
 



Jadon Sancho booked for revealing ‘Justice for George Floyd' message after...

Jadon Sancho booked for revealing ‘Justice for George Floyd' message after Dortmund goal

Jadon Sancho was cautioned for unveiling a message about George Floyd Dortmund superstar Jadon Sancho was given a yellow card for revealing a ‘Justice for George Floyd'... Read more ...

Trump was rushed into a White House bunker used during past terrorist...

Trump was rushed into a White House bunker used during past terrorist attacks during Friday protests in Washington, DC

President Donald Trump was taken into the White House security bunker on Friday night amid protests against police brutality in downtown Washington, DC, The New York Times... Read more ...

Killing Eve season 3 finale: 8 questions we need answers to when Villanelle...

Killing Eve season 3 finale: 8 questions we need answers to when Villanelle returns for season 4

There are still some questions that need answered in season 4 ***Warning: Killing Eve season 3 spoilers ahead*** Killing Eve season 3 left things on a sombre note for our Eve... Read more ...

Royal Mint launches new dinosaur 50p range using augmented reality technology

Royal Mint launches new dinosaur 50p range using augmented reality technology

The Dinosauria Collection's Brilliant Uncirculated edition features a number of beasts from the past, to celebrate Britain's contribution to the discovery of dinosaurs Read more ...

Christo, artist known for massive, fleeting displays of art dies at the age...

Christo, artist known for massive, fleeting displays of art dies at the age of 84

Christo, an artist best known for his temporary installations based on wrapping the exteriors of landmark buildings, bridges and outdoor spaces, died on Sunday in New York. Read more ...

Kate and William remain tight-lipped about whether Charlotte will go back to...

Kate and William remain tight-lipped about whether Charlotte will go back to school today

THE only daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Princess Charlotte, is one of thousands of Year 1 children who are expected to return to school tomorrow. Read more ...

Man Utd 'leading race' for £50m Bayer Leverkusen striker Kai Havertz

Man Utd 'leading race' for £50m Bayer Leverkusen striker Kai Havertz

Bayer Leverkusen star Kai Havertz is on Man Utd's radar as they eye a £50m transfer for the German forward despite a host of other clubs also considering a swoop Read more ...

Lewis Hamilton slams celebrities for staying silent amid George Floyd's...

Lewis Hamilton slams celebrities for staying silent amid George Floyd's death: ‘I know who you are and I see you'

Lewis Hamilton has slammed celebs for not speaking up after George Floyd's death Lewis Hamilton has called out famous people for not speaking up after George Floyd's... Read more ...

Health officials give last minute lockdown plea as Brits flood to packed beaches

Health officials give last minute lockdown plea as Brits flood to packed beaches

HEALTH officials at the Association of Directors of Public Health have said the government is moving "too quickly" to relax lockdown guidance after pictures emerged of Britons... Read more ...

Love Island's Megan Barton Hanson is seen kissing married multi-millionaire...

Love Island's Megan Barton Hanson is seen kissing married multi-millionaire boyfriend

The 26-year-old Love Island star was spotted locking lips with property developer Harry Fenner on Friday, as they enjoyed a romantic date in a park in Southend, Essex. Read more ...