Michael Alexander hears why, despite a global concensus that climate-warming trends are ‘extremely likely’ to be man-made, other scientific views persist.
Bridges closed, rail services at standstill and roads blocked as Storm Ali rips through Tayside and Fife
Storm Ali, the first named storm of the season, is causing havoc across Scotland.
Dundee International Women’s Centre at 50: Meet the women breaking down the barriers at a ‘home from home’
Michael Alexander visited Dundee International Women’s Centre (DIWC) which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this week.
Thousands of UK jobs are at risk after a double body blow saw ToysRUs and electronics retailer Maplin collapse into administration within minutes of each other today.
A six feet five inches bronze sculpture by the late Dundee sculptor, William Turnbull, which was treasured until his death by David Bowie, sold for £317,000 at auction.
Asian Odyssey: We Were Kings Scottish film premiere to take place at DCA following ‘amazing’ adventure
He is the self-proclaimed history nerd who picked up his first book on Burma in 2007 whilst reading for a history degree at Cambridge University.
Special report part III: ‘Keep Dundee site open’, says Ballymena council chief as Michelin experiences shared
In the third and final part of our series, Michael Alexander speaks to politicians about how they handled the devastating closure of Michelin in Ballymena, Northern Ireland, and asks whether there’s anything Dundee – now facing a similar plant closure in 2020 – can learn.
Tyre giant Michelin has given “categoric assurances” to workers over the future of its Stoke-on-Trent headquarters, global branding centre and truck tyre re-treading plant after revealing plans to axe 845 jobs at its factory in Dundee.
Dundee links remembered as ice explorers prepare to search for Shackleton’s stricken ship the Endurance
More than 100 years after the abandonment and loss of Antarctic explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton’s ship the Endurance, a team of scientists are on the hunt for the stricken vessel at the bottom of the Weddell Sea. Michael Alexander reports.
Dundee University Discovery Day lecture: Why there is ‘no alternative’ to a global climate change solution
Ahead of his 2019 Discovery Day lecture, Dundee University’s Professor Volker Roeben tells Michael Alexander there is ‘no alternative’ to a global solution on climate change.