National / International News

Putin critic gets suspended sentence

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-29 22:08
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny is given a suspended three-and-a-half year prison sentence after being found guilty in a fraud trial.

Call for more living wage employers

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-29 22:08
Campaigners are calling for more Scottish businesses to become official living wage employers in the new year.

VIDEO: Thatcher's education vision revealed

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-29 22:05
Margaret Thatcher wanted an overhaul of the structure of English education when she was prime minister, according to files from 30 years ago that have now been made public.

School vandalism bill 'tops £1m'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-29 21:55
More than £1m was spent by councils on repairing vandalism at schools in the past year, according to figures obtained by the Scottish Conservatives.

Two years since man, 24, vanished

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-29 21:54
It is two years since a man vanished as police continue to investigate his suspected murder.

VIDEO: Where UK Ebola patient will be treated

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-29 21:50
A health worker who was diagnosed with Ebola after returning to Scotland from Sierra Leone is being transferred to a specialist treatment centre in London.

Probe into woman's death continues

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-29 21:48
Investigations continue into the death of a woman in Ceredigion which resulted in two men being arrested.

Indonesian searchers spot 'debris'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-29 21:43
Officials in Indonesia say search teams have spotted debris at sea in the hunt for AirAsia Flight QZ8501, missing with 162 people on board.

Footballer Carlisle on driving charge

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-29 21:39
Former footballer Clarke Carlisle was charged with failing to provide a breath sample days before he was seriously injured when he was hit by a lorry, it emerges.

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