NEWS IN PICTURES - MAY 16TH 2021

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ROBERT MACINTYRE HEADS TO THE PGA AT KIAWAH ISLAND ‘IN BEST FORM' DESPITE BELFRY DISAPPOINTMENT

 
 
 

TEA-RRIFIC! FIFE DOCTOR REVEALS NEW RESEARCH ON BENEFITS OF A CUPPIE - BUT WHICH SHADE IS BEST FOR YOUR HEALTH?

Whether you call it a cuppie, cuppa or a brew, the health benefits of drinking a cup of tea are clearer than ever, according to Scottish...

ABERTAY STUDENT FACES EXPULSION IN ROW OVER ‘WOMEN HAVE VAGINAS' COMMENT

A law student who said women have vaginas and are not as physically strong as men is being investigated by Abertay University.

 
 
 

VANDALS CAUSE DAMAGE COSTING THOUSANDS AT DUNDEE VETERANS PROJECT

Vandals have caused thousands of pounds worth of damage at a voluntary restoration project in one of Dundee's oldest buildings.

POLICE INVESTIGATE FIRE AT DUNDEE BUILDING SITE

Police are investigating a fire that broke out at a house on a Dundee building site.

 
 
 

ST MIRREN 0-0 DUNDEE UNITED: JAMIE ROBSON SHOWN RED IN PAISLEY AS CURTAIN COMES DOWN WITH TANGERINES IN NINTH

Dundee United finished their first season back in the Premiership since 2016 in ninth spot following a goalless draw at St Mirren.

BREAKING: DUNDEE WILL FACE KILMARNOCK IN THE PREMIERSHIP PLAY-OFF FINAL

Kilmarnock stand in the way of Dundee's dream of a return to Scotland's top table.

 
 
 

COVID SCOTLAND: FIVE CHANGES AS TAYSIDE AND FIFE MOVE TO LEVEL TWO

Most of Scotland will move to Level Two of lockdown restrictions on Monday.

THE DEBT OF THANKS THE BATTLE AGAINST COVID OWES TO COWS

I've been moaning too much recently. This week I will take a tour of the English language's delights and will talk of words that I...

 
 
 

CHEF'S TABLE: ROYAL VISITOR IS STAR OF THE SHOW

Tim Dover, head chef at The Roost in Bridge of Earn, loves this time of the year when Jersey Royal potatoes become available.

EXTRA CORONAVIRUS TESTING UNIT DEPLOYED IN KIRKCALDY AFTER INDIAN VARIANT CLUSTER FOUND

A new Covid-19 test centre has been opened in Fife following the discovery of the Indian variant in Kirkcaldy.

 
 
 

RAITH ROVERS ANALYSIS: JOHN MCGLYNN'S PLAN B, ‘OPERATION: STOP CHARLIE ADAM' AND LEWIS VAUGHAN

Raith Rovers' 2020/21 season is over.

ALISTAIR HEATHER: WHY DUNDEE'S THRIVING SKATE SCENE IS A VIBRANT SYMBOL FOR A CITY ON THE UP

The only sign of life I'd sometimes see on my lockdown stravaigs, out fae Coldside and around the city in lockdown was at the Dudhope...

 
 
 

POLICE HUNT MAN IN CONNECTION WITH ‘DRUGS AND WEAPONS' FOUND IN CAR IN DUNDEE

Police are hunting for a man who fled when drugs and weapons were said to be uncovered in a car in Dundee.

DUNDEE ANALYSIS: DEE HEARTS AFLUTTER BUT DARK BLUES HAVE EARNED THEIR SHOT AT A PREMIERSHIP RETURN

Dundee's first task is done - now they are just two games away from the Premiership.

 
 
 

LEVEN MENTAL HEALTH HUB OFFERS ADVICE OVER A CUP OF TEA

A drop-in centre for people with mental health problems has now opened in Leven.

INDIA'S GOLDEN BRIDGE WILL FOREVER BE LINKED WITH THE TAY RAIL BRIDGE DISASTER

The Golden Bridge serves as a reminder that Dundee's role in Indian history during the time of British rule was about far more than...

 
 
 

FOOD COLUMN: AN EGGS-CELLENT DELIGHT FOR BREAKFAST OR BRUNCH

Anna Lamotte runs Guardswell Farm near Inchture, with her sister Kirstin. Following a busy day on the farm, she shares a recipe for...

FIRST LOOK AT NEW LEVEN RESTAURANT, WHICH OPENS ON MONDAY

A new Leven restaurant adjacent to Fife Coastal Path will open on Monday after a £110,000 investment.

 
 
 



Barcelona open talks with Xavi Hernandez over replacing Ronald Koeman

Barcelona open talks with Xavi Hernandez over replacing Ronald Koeman

La Liga giants Barcelona have opened negotiations with club legend Xavi Hernandez over replacing Ronald Koeman for the 2021/22 campaign, according to Spanish sources. Blaugrana... Read more ...

Kylie Jenner downs champagne as she parties on £72m private jet for pal's party

Kylie Jenner downs champagne as she parties on £72m private jet for pal's party

Kylie Jenner and a group of close pals headed off on the makeup mogul's £72million private jet to celebrate Yris Palmer's birthday, and the drinks were flowing Read more ...

CL giants very close to reaching agreement with Man United star who wants...

CL giants very close to reaching agreement with Man United star who wants transfer away because of Bruno Fernandes

Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly very close to reaching an agreement with Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba over a transfer to the Parc des Princes. The France... Read more ...

Seven Chelsea players put up for sale - with doubts of the futures of five more

Seven Chelsea players put up for sale - with doubts of the futures of five more

Seven Chelsea players are set to depart this summer, with there also being doubts over the futures of five more, according to the Mirror . Chelsea, who have made forward... Read more ...

CDC Director Rochelle Walensky defends agency's muddled mask guidelines

CDC Director Rochelle Walensky defends agency's muddled mask guidelines

CDC Director Rochelle Walensky on Sunday defended her agency's abrupt reversal on face mask wearing but did little to clear up lingering confusing caused by the change in policy. Read more ...

Rafael Nadal rages after nasty fall during Novak Djokovic Italian Open final

Rafael Nadal rages after nasty fall during Novak Djokovic Italian Open final

Rafael Nadal suffered a nasty fall during his Italian Open final versus Novak Djokovic. Read more ...

Boris Johnson and Keir Starmer condemn 'shameful' anti-Semitism in video

Police are investigating after a video appeared to show people shouting anti-Semitic abuse in London. Read more ...

Seven dead in Indonesia after boat capsizes while tourists were attempting...

One survivor reportedly loses wife and three of his children in accident, with youngest still yet to be found Read more ...

AP's top editor calls for probe into Israeli airstrike

The Associated Press' top editor is calling for an independent investigation into the Israeli airstrike that targeted and destroyed a Gaza City building housing the AP... Read more ...

Glasgow hotel to open with Vegas style rooftop bar and bowling alley

Glasgow hotel to open with Vegas style rooftop bar and bowling alley

Epic city views will be also on offer at the hotel as the Hielanman's Umbrella of Glasgow Central Station and the city rooftops are just a stone throw away. Read more ...