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Banned potato peeler may mean prison time for handicapped man

Banned potato peeler may mean prison time for handicapped man

 In Scotland, man deemed to have “significant learning difficulties” was arrested and jailed when he was found to be carrying a ...

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Is wild salmon better for you than farm-raised salmon?

Is wild salmon better for you than farm-raised salmon?

Evidenced by the rapidly growing salmon-farm industry, salmon is one of the world’s most popular fish. The volume of farmed Atlantic salmon inc ...

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Singer Susan Boyle brutally mugged by teen gang

Singer Susan Boyle brutally mugged by teen gang

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Millionaire couple allegedly double-dipped welfare benefits

Millionaire couple allegedly double-dipped welfare benefits

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Muslim murder: If I hadn't done it, someone else would have

Muslim murder: If I hadn't done it, someone else would have

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What Brexit means for Donald Trump

What Brexit means for Donald Trump

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Harvesting babies for organs: what's next?

Harvesting babies for organs: what's next?

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UK parliament votes for life, and liberty

UK parliament votes for life, and liberty

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Pope Francis accepts resignation of accused Cardinal O'Brien

Pope Francis accepts resignation of accused Cardinal O'Brien

Cardinal Keith O'Brien of Scotland initially denied accusations of inappropriate and homosexual relations with four priests. A Vatican investigation has resulted in his resignation and disgrace.

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Yes or No, Scotland's independence referendum is historic

Yes or No, Scotland's independence referendum is historic

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The implications of independence for Scotland

The implications of independence for Scotland

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New evidence of pre-Viking settlement in Faroe Islands

New evidence of pre-Viking settlement in Faroe Islands

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Obama lectures Irish Christians on divisiveness

Obama lectures Irish Christians on divisiveness

Obama appeared to claim that sectarian Christian education serves to divide the Irish.

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A Lavender Mafia at work at the Vatican?

A Lavender Mafia at work at the Vatican?

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UK: Prince of 'Gales' debuts as weather forecaster

UK: Prince of 'Gales' debuts as weather forecaster

Low heir pressure, and reign predicted over Scotland.

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EU court decision may force churches to grant same-sex marriages

EU court decision may force churches to grant same-sex marriages

While the EU Convention on Human Rights does not compel states to grant same-sex marriage, in those states that do allow it, churches refusing to celebrate them would thus be engaging in illegal discrimination.

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Scotland is swirling on the Feast of St Mungo

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Scottish monks say 'Let the sun shine in'

Scottish monks say 'Let the sun shine in'

Something from Papa Stronsay that'll help us all to smile :-)

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Saint of the Day: Margaret, Queen of Scotland

Saint of the Day: Margaret, Queen of Scotland

An Anglo-Saxon, Margaret was born in Hungary and eventually became queen of Scotland. She gave birth to both kings and a queen, and was known for her piety and charity.

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Ugly Fish of the Day: Brown Eelpout

Ugly Fish of the Day: Brown Eelpout

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