Big guns join Scottish Labour election fight

Labour is breaking out its big guns on the Scottish front in the battle for Downing Street, with appearances from several senior figures.

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Hundreds say last farewell to first-ever MSP Tom McCabe

Former Prime Minister Brown and Scottish Deputy First Minister John Swinney were among hundreds of mourners who paid their last respects to Labour’s ...

Nicola Sturgeon says SNP can take Gordon Brown’s Fife seat

The SNP can win Labour’s safest seat in Scotland, the Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath constituency vacated by Gordon Brown, according to Nicola Sturgeon.

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The Queen leads Gallipoli tributes

The Queen has led the nation in commemorating the sacrifices made by Australian and New Zealand forces during the Gallipoli Campaign of the First ...

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Nick Clegg’s wife is a secret food blogger

The Clegg family have been writing a secret cookery blog for the last three years, the Deputy Prime Minister's wife has revealed.

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Goldman Sachs executive reaches settlement ahead of sex discrimination tribunal

An executive at Goldman Sachs who claimed she was denied millions of pounds in bonuses because she is a woman has reached a settlement with the ...

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Dundee bomb hoaxer fails in appeal

An armed raider and bomb hoaxer, linked to his crimes by his distinctive Dundee accent, failed to convince judges he was not the nuisance caller.

‘The German people don’t like us’ — veteran goes off-message at VE Day photocall

A Second World War veteran has claimed that "the German people don't like us" and said he experienced their "disdain".

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Tesco chief vows fightback after supermarket reports £6.4 billion loss

Tesco has slumped to a £6.4 billion annual loss after taking a massive writedown on the value of its property portfolio.

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MRI scans reveal Harry Potter books’ strange spell on the brain

Certain words and sentences from Harry Potter stories cast a spell on the brain, activating regions that process emotions, research has shown.

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