Economist says Amsterdam link will not help Dundee Airport long term

28 November 2015 8.38am.

Direct flights to Amsterdam will do little to secure Dundee Airport’s future and it should close its commercial operation so it is no longer a burden ...

Man sent up to 50 texts per day to former partner

28 November 2015 12.50pm.

A man who sent up to 50 “unwarranted” text messages per day to his former partner had his sentence deferred at court.

Man claims Albanian threats forced him to break into Anstruther bookies

28 November 2015 11.50am.

A man who broke into an Anstruther bookmakers claiming Albanian men had threatened him to pay off a friend’s drug debt has been jailed for six months.


French ambassador says UK support for Syria air strikes is ‘absolutely essential’

France believes it is "absolutely essential" for the UK to participate in air strikes against Islamic State (IS) in Syria following the atrocities in ...

VIDEO: 'So cute' Ballymena Bear is an internet hit

A Christmas advert for a struggling Northern Ireland market town has become an unlikely internet hit.

Four Britons among seven feared dead in New Zealand helicopter crash

Four Britons are believed to have been killed in a helicopter crash on a glacier in New Zealand, police said.

BBC Three to move online in February

BBC Three will be moved online next year - a change that could lead to a 80% drop in viewers, the broadcaster's governing body has said.

Justice committee urged to close cross-border legal loopholes

A sex offender could not be prosecuted for an alleged sex assault on a young child because his victim said it took place on a truck travelling ...

British Airways and easyJet suspend Sharm el-Sheikh flights until new year

British Airways and easyJet have announced they will not use Sharm el-Sheikh airport until at least the new year, disrupting thousands of ...

Prime Minister says UK will do ‘all in our power’ to support France’s military action against Islamic State

David Cameron has vowed Britain will do "all in our power" to support France in its fight against Islamic State in the wake of the Paris terror ...