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Scotland v Albania, Portugal v Italy and more: Nations League – live! | Football

Scotland: A McGregor, Souttar, Mulgrew, Tierney, O’Donnell, McGinn, McDonald, C McGregor, Robertson, Russell, Naismith Albania: Strakosha, Binaku, Hysaj, Veseli, Xhimshiti, Memshaj, Ndoj, Lilaj, T Xhaka, Balaj, Gavazaj Portugal: Rui Patricio, Cancelo, Pepe, Dias, Rui, William, Neves, Pizzi, Bruma, A Silva, Read more…


Aung San Suu Kyi to be stripped of Freedom of Edinburgh award | World news

Aung San Suu Kyi is set to be stripped of her Freedom of Edinburgh award for her refusal to condemn the violence against the Rohingya in Myanmar. This will be the seventh honour that the former Nobel peace prize winner Read more…


Theresa May calls on Boris Johnson to say sorry for burqa remarks | Politics

Theresa May has rebuked Boris Johnson over his claim that Muslim women in burqas resemble letter boxes and bank robbers, urging the former foreign secretary to apologise after he defied an order to do so by Tory chiefs. The prime Read more…


Donald Trump’s golf resort wrecked special nature site, reports reveal | US news

The spectacular dunes system picked by Donald Trump for his golf resort in Aberdeenshire has been “partially destroyed” as a result of the course’s construction, documents released under the Freedom of Information Act have revealed. Scottish Natural Heritage, which has Read more…


Rapper Translates U.K.’s Angry Underprivileged for the Middle and Upper Classes

Based on the environment in which he was raised, he explores the anger, resentment and the sense of exclusion of the underclass, trying to explain what led voters to back Brexit and right-wing nationalism and populism. “Often in communities like Read more…


Man Arrested After Paraglider Unfurls Anti-Trump Banner at Scotland Resort

LONDON — The police in Scotland have arrested a 55-year-old man in connection with a paragliding protest timed to coincide with President Trump’s arrival on Friday night for a weekend of golf. Footage shared by reporters on social media and Read more…


In Trump’s U.K. Visit, Some See ‘Infomercial’ for Money-Losing Golf Resort

GLASGOW — On Monday, President Trump will have a closely watched meeting with President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia, just days after the announcement that 12 Russian military intelligence officers had been indicted on charges of hacking Democratic organizations in Read more…


Game of Thrones’ Kit Harington and Rose Leslie marry in Scotland | Television & radio

Game of Thrones stars Rose Leslie and Kit Harington have married at a church in Aberdeenshire. Guests lined the path outside Rayne church in Kirkton of Rayne, and the newlyweds were cheered and showered with flower petal confetti as they Read more…


Fire Guts Glasgow School of Art for Second Time in 4 Years

LONDON — A large fire ripped through the Glasgow School of Art in Scotland overnight Friday, officials said Saturday morning, causing extensive damage to a building considered the jewel in the city’s architectural crown. It was the second time in Read more…


‘Heartbreaking’: fire wrecks Glasgow School of Art for second time | UK news

Fire has struck the Glasgow School of Art’s Mackintosh building just as it was recovering from a devastating blaze only four years ago. More than 120 firefighters are now at the scene to tackle a “significant” fire that has spread Read more…