SNP councillor abandons Holyrood ambitions amid claims she was victim of ‘cybernat’ smear campaign

One of Scotland’s newest SNP councillors has blamed so-called “cybernats” from within her own party for forcing her to withdraw her application to ...

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Dundee MP Chris Law happy to be the tail of Westminster

Dundee West SNP MP Chris Law has joked that he is happy to soak up media attention for his appearance to divert it away from both men and women in ...

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SNP MP says English votes for English laws move ‘makes independence more likely’

Politicians have clashed over plans to give English MPs a veto over legislation which affects only England.

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Trial boosts cystic fibrosis therapy hopes

Life-changing gene therapy for cystic fibrosis sufferers could be available in the next five years following a landmark trial.

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Tunisia beach attack victims repatriated

The bodies of eight Britons killed in the Tunisian beach massacre have been repatriated to the UK.

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Ball boy collapses as Wimbledon swelters on hottest day

Wimbledon recorded its hottest ever day, as tennis players struggled in sweltering conditions and a ball boy collapsed on court.

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Paddy Power causes outrage with Andy Murray ‘immigrant’ advert

A gambling firm has caused outrage after suggesting that Andy Murray is an immigrant.

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BBC to axe more than 1,000 jobs

The BBC is to cut more than 1,000 jobs, including many managerial roles, because of a £150 million shortfall in its licence fee income.

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Theresa May set for Calais crisis talks

Home Secretary Theresa May is due to hold talks in Paris amid the deepening crisis of migrants camped in Calais looking to cross the Channel to ...

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‘British Schindler’ Sir Nicholas Winton dies aged 106

Sir Nicholas Winton, who has died aged 106, was a very unassuming hero.

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