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GPs urged to adapt to digital age

Many GPs have failed to adapt to the digital age with a third operating with no website and only a tenth offering online bookings, according to a ...

22 Aug 2014 1.03am

Tidal power scheme gets green light

Construction on one of the world's largest tidal power projects will begin in the Pentland Firth later this year following a £20.5 million ...

21 Aug 2014 9.03pm

Economy boost 'down to locals'

Scots are more likely to attribute any improvements in the economy to local people rather than politicians or other bodies, a new report has found.

22 Aug 2014 1.03am

Help at hand for UK travellers

Some 6,500 people had to interrupt their holidays in July alone to seek out help with travel problems, figures show.

22 Aug 2014 1.03am

Rennie sets out No vote arguments

Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie will begin the final leg of his party's campaign to keep Scotland in the union with a visit to St ...

22 Aug 2014 1.03am

Ex-ministers query clerk decision

Two former cabinet ministers have raised concerns about the proposed appointment of Australian Carol Mills as Parliament's senior official.

21 Aug 2014 10.49pm

Success 'risks' for TV companies

The UK's television industry "risks becoming a victim of its own success" after a string of companies were bought up by giant US media conglomerates, ...

21 Aug 2014 9.05pm

Human rights champion Bamber dies

Human rights campaigner and early member of Amnesty International Helen Bamber has died, the Helen Bamber Foundation has announced.

21 Aug 2014 8.05pm

Two hurt in ice bucket challenge

Two Kentucky firefighters were seriously injured when the fire truck's ladder got too close to a power line as they helped college students take part ...

22 Aug 2014 1.04am

Serial killer Hansen dies at 75

Convicted US serial killer Robert Hansen, who hunted down women in the Alaska wilderness in the 1970s as Anchorage boomed with construction of the ...

21 Aug 2014 10.50pm

Extremists 'killed' near airbase

Dozens of Islamic extremists have been killed in fighting around a northern military base, activists and Syrian state media reported.

21 Aug 2014 10.50pm

BBC boss warns Clarkson over gaffes

BBC TV boss Danny Cohen has warned Top Gear's Jeremy Clarkson that "no one person is bigger than the BBC" after a series of headline-making gaffes by ...

21 Aug 2014 8.05pm

Shakespearean role for Downton star

Downton Abbey's Hugh Bonneville is to star in the BBC's latest Shakespeare adaptations, joining cast members including Dame Judi Dench and Sherlock's ...

21 Aug 2014 2.06pm

BBC boss defends Sir Cliff coverage

Director general Tony Hall said BBC journalists "acted appropriately" in their coverage of the police raid on Sir Cliff Richard's flat following ...

21 Aug 2014 8.05pm

Nadine: I do not miss Girls Aloud

Nadine Coyle has said she does not miss her former Girls Aloud band mates - but hopes newlywed Cheryl Cole is "really happy".

21 Aug 2014 8.05pm

Clegg coalition role made into film

Nick Clegg's role in the creation of the coalition Government is being dramatised for television in the run-up to next year's election.

21 Aug 2014 8.05pm