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Paul McGuigan and his colleague were killed by Danny Fitzsimons while working as security guards in Iraq.Read the full story ›
The £51.3m grant is expected to be approved to help flood hit areas, despite the UK triggering Article 50, to leave the EU.Read the full story ›
Nicola Sturgeon said independence would enable Scotland to make a more positive contribution to the world, while visiting the US.Read the full story ›
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office says its thoughts are with the family of a Scottish Borders man, who died in France.
Andrew Watt passed away in 2010, and his mother is campaigning for a full investigation to be held into his death.
Our thoughts remain with Mr Watt’s family as they continue to examine the circumstances of his death. The investigation into his death is a matter for the French authorities because we cannot interfere in the legal and judicial proceedings of another country, just as we would not allow them to interfere in the UK.
His mother, Julie Sheppard, is campaigning for a full investigation into the 31-year-old's death.Read the full story ›
A Selkirk woman whose son died in north west France in 2010, has travelled to London to protest outside the Foreign Office.
Andrew Watt's mother, Julie Sheppard, is calling for the British government to take more action to investigate the circumstances surrounding his death.
In 2015, a coroner recorded an open verdict into his death.
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Market traders are still unsure about what Brexit will mean... but many have already had to deal with rising costs.Read the full story ›
Britain has formally given the EU notification that it intends to leave the bloc.
Sir Tim Barrow, British ambassador to the EU, handed the written letter to European Council president Donald Tusk on Wednesday.
The minute the letter was accepted, the notification to leave was triggered.
Britain now has two years to negotiate an agreement with the 27 remaining EU countries over its future relationship with the bloc.