News archive from 7 October 2012, page 8

PM in veto pledge over EU budget

David Cameron has sought to rally restive Tory MPs with a pledge to use Britain's veto to block the European Union budget if it is not in the UK interest. On the eve of the Conservative Party conference in Birmingham, the Prime Minister said that he...

 

PM in veto pledge over EU budget

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Protest at cutbacks in further education

TEACHERS and lecturers took to the streets yesterday to protest against cutbacks in Scotland's further education sector. Around 200 members of the Educational Institute of Scotland (EIS) marched through Glasgow city centre to highlight what they see...

Scotsman, 00:29 in Learning
 

Paralympics sparks extra donations

Tens of thousands of pounds of extra cash was donated to some disability charities during the Paralympics, figures show. One of the charities to benefit the most was the British Paralympic Association, which has seen direct donations through...

 

PM in veto pledge over EU budget

David Cameron has sought to rally restive Tory MPs with a pledge to use Britain's veto to block the European Union budget if it is not in the UK interest. On the eve of the Conservative Party conference in Birmingham, the Prime Minister said that he...

 
Porty campaigners urge community to help them take fight for park site to law lords and politicians

Porty campaigners urge community to help them take fight for park site to law lords and politicians

CAMPAIGNERS pressing for a new high school to be built on Portobello Park have taken their message to the streets to put pressure on law lords and politicians. The publicity drive will see scores of posters mounted in the windows of homes and cars...

Scotsman, 00:29 in Learning
 

PM in veto pledge over EU budget

David Cameron has sought to rally restive Tory MPs with a pledge to use Britain's veto to block the European Union budget if it is not in the UK interest. On the eve of the Conservative Party conference in Birmingham, the Prime Minister said that he...

 
Fears for future of Traquair murals

Fears for future of Traquair murals

THE future of a stunning set of murals that have brought comfort to bereaved parents for more than a century is in doubt following a decision to move one of Scotland's most famous hospitals. The stunning murals were painted by Phoebe Anna Traquair at...

 
Calling time on pub plan for The Crook Inn, Scotland’s oldest coaching inn

Calling time on pub plan for The Crook Inn, Scotland’s oldest coaching inn

VERY little time, gentlemen, please. A rural community needs to raise £160,000 by the end of the year to save the oldest coaching inn in Scotland. Former customers of the Crook Inn, in Tweedsmuir, where Sir Walter Scott and Robert Burns once drank,...

 
‘Modern geology… I am your father’: Star Wars-style exhibition dedicated to Scot’s groundbreaking theory

‘Modern geology… I am your father’: Star Wars-style exhibition dedicated to Scot’s groundbreaking theory

HE is the father of modern
geology whose pioneering work helped Charles Darwin devise the concept of evolution. • View the designs for the James Hutton exhibit But for centuries James Hutton’s achievements have been marked by little more...

 
How to... get perfect pins like Una Healy

How to... get perfect pins like Una Healy

This season's very short shorts are sure to grab attention - no doubt why members of girl band The Saturdays wore them in Los Angeles last week. In my view, the one with the best legs is Una Healy, 30, pictured. She credits her perfect pins to...

Daily Mail, 00:33 in Health
 
Israeli leaders confront political rift as election looms

Israeli leaders confront political rift as election looms

Cabinet ministers from Netanyahu's right-wing Likud party have publicly accused Barak -- who heads a small, left-leaning party -- of undermining the prime minister with U.S. officials by espousing his own opinions. In one report this week, Israel's...

 

PM in veto pledge over EU budget

David Cameron has sought to rally restive Tory MPs with a pledge to use Britain's veto to block the European Union budget if it is not in the UK interest. On the eve of the Conservative Party conference in Birmingham, the Prime Minister said that he...

 
AMERICAN MAGICIAN DAVID BLAINE'S SHOCKING SHOW

AMERICAN MAGICIAN DAVID BLAINE'S SHOCKING SHOW

Blaine, 39, lit up New York on Friday night as he was raised on to a 20ft pillar wearing a chainmail body suit and hooked up to high-voltage coils. Before the stunt, Blaine said: “If I go to itch my face, that's it, it gets zapped by electricity.”

 
Mark Bridger charged with murder of April Jones as police continue search for body

Mark Bridger charged with murder of April Jones as police continue search for body

MARK Bridger, the man held by police in connection with the disappearance of April Jones was charged with her abduction and murder tonight. Dyfed-Powys Police said the 46-year-old former lifeguard was also charged with perverting the course of...

Scotsman, 00:39 in Hot News
 


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