Surrounded by high fencing and barbed wire, hundreds of gleaming white shipping containers stretch to the horizon, bounded by the shimmering blue waters of the mighty Euphrates River on one side and the arid landscape of the Turkish highlands on the other. Once, these containers carried goods along the motorways of Europe.
Haian Dukhan was overwhelmed with sadness when he saw the heartbreaking picture of three-year-old Syrian refugee Aylan Kurdi washed up on a Turkish beach a few weeks ago.
McCrorie-mania is overshadowing the General Election campaign, former Prime Minister Gordon Brown has revealed.
Three bridges spanning three centuries have the potential to become a magnet for visitors from across the world, according to the chairman of VisitScotland, Mike Cantlay.
A “poignant and fitting” ceremony will mark the handover of RAF Leuchars to the army on March 31, the last ever station commander of RAF Leuchars has confirmed.
Councillors have called for regular monitoring of any costs associated with the promotion of the Gaelic language in Fife.
When the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards’ officers’ mess at Fallingbostel in Germany is emptied and its contents shipped to Leuchars, one thing is for sure there’s going to be a need for a lot of bubble wrap.
It would be wrong to categorise the debate over the promotion of the Gaelic language in Fife as a party political issue, according to Dunfermline Central SNP councillor Neale Hanvey.
Councillors have been accused of “vile and bigoted” behaviour in a furious row over promotion of the Gaelic language in Fife.
Fife TUC is calling for an anti-austerity demonstration outside Fife House on the morning of Fife Council’s budget day to protest against planned cuts.