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Month: July 2020

A file photo of Nigerian teenage golf sensation, Georgia Oboh.Nigeria’s teenage golf sensation, Georgia Oboh, has been invited to compete at the Aberdeen Standard Investments Ladies Scottish Open taking place next month, Aug 13 – 16 at The Renaissance Club in North Berwick.This comes as professional women’s golf returns to Scotland for the first time…... Read More
By Simon Head and John Morgan | July 27, 2020 9:40 am ABU DHABI – Scottish light heavyweight Paul Craig claimed a first-round submission victory over fellow submission specialist Gadzhimurad Antigulov on the main card of UFC on ESPN 14 on Yas Island. Take a look inside the fight with Craig, who claimed a triangle-choke…... Read More
BORIS JOHNSON is in Scotland today in a desperate bid to shore up support for the Union amid growing calls for a second vote on Scottish independence.PUBLISHED: 00:00, Fri, Jul 24, 2020 | UPDATED: 08:11, Fri, Jul 24, 2020 Link copied Sign up for FREE now and never miss the top politics stories again. Invalid…... Read More
The Week’s daily round-up highlights the five best opinion pieces from across the British and international media, with excerpts from each.1. Stephen Daisley in The Spectatoron the Kremlin’s plans for the unionWhy Putin wants Scottish independence“[If Scotland votes to end the union,] Britain would either be disarmed or humiliated and Nato would face losing one of…... Read More
Trump announces ‘surge’ of federal forces in three US cities Donald Trump has announced a “surge” of hundreds of law enforcement officers into three cities run by Democrats. “Today, I’m announcing a surge of federal law enforcement into American communities plagued by violent crime,” he said. Chicago, Kansas City and Albuquerque are being targeted after…... Read More
EDINBURGH: Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon wore a tartan face mask on a recent visit to shops in Edinburgh, as they prepared to reopen after the long coronavirus lockdown.The local kilt manufacturer that makes the masks subsequently saw a huge increase in demand.At the same time, Sturgeon is enjoying a surge in popularity as a…... Read More
Sign up for FREE now and never miss the top politics stories again. Invalid emailWe will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights.The former boss of polling company Ipsos MORI, Mark Diffley and Sir John Curtice, professor of Politics at the…... Read More
The Week’s daily round-up highlights the five best opinion pieces from across the British and international media, with excerpts from each.1. Eric Kaufmann, professor of politics at Birkbeck, University of London, on UnHerdon why the ‘Jordan Peterson generation’ is so conservativeAre young people turning to the Right?“Something unusual is happening among Britain’s youngest voters, known as Generation…... Read More
The Week’s daily round-up highlights the five best opinion pieces from across the British and international media, with excerpts from each.1. John Harris in The Guardianon exclusion and abandonment in Brexit and coronavirus Powerless, rudderless and adrift: Covid-19 has crystallised how England feels“Mix together condescension, vagueness and government by edict, and one thing will spread faster than…... Read More