MP Pays Tribute to Aid Worker

The MP for Dumfries and Galloway, Russell Brown, has paid tribute to Khalil Dale following the news that the former Dumfries resident was named posthumous winner of the 2013 Robert Burns Humanitarian Award. Mr Brown described Mr Dale as a "worthy winner" of the award.

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Murdered aid worker honoured

Khalil Dale, an aid worker who was abducted and killed in Pakistan last year, has been honoured with an humanitarian award. Mr Dale, who had lived in Dumfries, was named last night as the recipient of the 2013 Robert Burns Humanitarian Award.