Monday, 11 December 2017

Tag Archives: GLASGOW

Chennai Six: First of group arrives home in UK from India

Billy Irving

GLASGOW: The first of the Chennai Six has arrived back in the UK, more than four years after the group of former British soldiers was jailed in India on weapons charges. Billy Irving touched down at Glasgow Airport this morning (Wednesday). He and five other British men had been guards ...

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All lines in and out of London Euston reopen

London Euston

LONDON: Railway services between Scotland and London Euston are returning to normal, after major disruption throughout the day. Services were cancelled this morning, because of damage to overhead wires near Euston. They included the West Coast Mainline between Euston and Glasgow and Edinburgh, which stops at stations in Cumbria and ...

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Coca-Cola Christmas Truck is returning to Telford

Coca-Cola Christmas Truck

GLASGOW: The Coca-Cola Christmas Truck is returning to Telford once again this December, as the iconic truck hits the road for its annual UK tour. Now in its seventh year, the tour will kick off in Glasgow on 11 November – visiting 42 stops nationwide during the festive season – ...

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Maya Ali shares pictures of vacation in London, Glasgow

Maya Ali

GLASGOW: Pakistan’s star Maya Ali gave everyone travel goals by posting photos of her holidays in abroad. She visited London and Glasgow to enjoy her vacations in the best possible manner. Maya flaunted her diva avatar at Sherlock Holmes museum and was pictured roaming around the streets of London. As ...

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M5 crash: Four dead in Gloucestershire

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GLASGOW: Four people have died in a crash on the M5. Police said a lorry travelling southbound crashed through the central reservation and hit at least two vehicles heading the opposite way. A woman and two children were also injured in the crash and taken to hospitals in Bristol, where ...

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Anas Sarwar launches campaign to be next first minister

Anas Sarwar

GLASGOW: Nicola Sturgeon has presided over unacceptable levels of poverty, Anas Sarwar has said at his Scottish Labour leadership campaign launch in the first minister’s Glasgow constituency. Sarwar, the candidate with the largest support from Labour MPs and MSPs, insinuated he was the best-placed of the two candidates to defeat ...

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Scots trains run slower on average than London based services

TRAIN

TRAINS connecting Scotland’s main cities are running at dramatically slower average speeds than those in the South East of England, new research has shown. Services from London travel on average between 65 to 93mph, but one Scottish route – between Edinburgh and Perth – trains managed to hit just 25mph ...

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Huge blaze engulfs Glasgow wholesale market

Glasgow

GLASGOW: Firefighters are still tackling a huge fire at Glasgow wholesale market that began at peak trading time in the early hours of this morning. Some traders are now putting emergency plans in place to meet orders where possible. Disruption is expected across the Scottish wholesale supply chain due to ...

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Manchester Arena attack: the mayor’s response

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MANCHESTER: When Andy Burnham, a former British government minister, won the election to be Greater Manchester’s Metro Mayor recently he was probably focused on plans for the region’s transport, policing and housing – and, of course, all the behind the scenes political work that goes on when a new role ...

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Women sold for sham marriages to Asian crime gangs in Glasgow

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GLASGOW: Revelations that victims of human trafficking have been sold to Asian crime groups in Glasgow have been exposed as part of a report showing that it is now the second most lucrative criminal commodity after drugs. with labour and sexual exploitation the most common reasons for trafficking to Scotland. ...

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