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£1,500 fine for Dundee publican who showed Sky Sports using home package

29 August 2014 4.18pm.

A Dundee publican who illegally screened three Sky Sports football matches has been fined £1,500.

Darling heckled on visit to mosque

Better Together leader Alistair Darling was accused of having "blood on his hands" over Iraq during a bad-tempered campaign visit to a mosque.

Fall in North Sea tax receipts

The Scottish independence campaign has received "a body blow" with new figures showing tax receipts from North Sea oil and gas have dropped by almost ...

Fall in banks' customer complaints

Banks have seen large falls in customer complaints in the first half of this year in further signs that the payment protection insurance scandal has ...

Coutts sets aside £110m for payouts

Coutts, the private bank that counts the Queen among its clients, has set aside £110 million to compensate thousands of customers who may have been ...

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Tasty! Wallace set to join Strictly

Dancing doesn't get tougher than this - Masterchef presenter Gregg Wallace is set to join the line-up for this year's Strictly Come Dancing, ...

Police go to director home over gun

Fifty Shades Of Grey director Sam Taylor-Johnson was left red-faced after police were called to her home when a passer-by spotted a machine gun on ...

Halt badger culls, minister urged

A new plea has been made to Environment Secretary Liz Truss to stop the latest badger culls and save hundreds of animals from "potentially ...

PM to urge tougher Russia sanctions

David Cameron is to push for harsher sanctions against Russia after Moscow was accused of deploying more than 1,000 troops and an arsenal of weapons ...

PM announces tougher terror laws

David Cameron has announced new laws to crack down on terror suspects as he warned that extremism in Iraq and Syria poses a greater danger to Britain ...

No Ofcom probe on GBBO 'bin-cident'

Communications watchdog Ofcom has confirmed it will not investigate The Great British Bake Off's "bin-cident" row after viewers complained about ...

Warning on 'overstretched' midwives

Hundreds of thousands of mothers are being discharged from hospital too early because of a chronic shortage of midwives, a new report warns.