Sunday, 5 December 2021

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UK’s Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wow Edinburgh

EDINBURGH: Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle, who was dressed in a Scottish tartan coat, were welcomed enthusiastically in Edinburgh on Tuesday on an official joint visit to Scotland ahead of their marriage in May. Crowds who had waited hours in the cold outside Edinburgh Castle, which dominates the ...

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Scottish billionaire car dealer Sir Arnold Clark dies

GLASGOW: Sir Arnold Clark, the founder of Britain’s biggest independent group of car dealerships, has died at the age of 89. The billionaire was born in Glasgow, where he set up his first showroom in 1954. A statement said he had passed away peacefully, “surrounded by his family”. It added ...

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Scottish ferry services ‘could be nationalised’

GLASGOW: Ferry services in Scotland should be brought under government control if EU rules allow it, the transport minister has said. Humza Yousaf said the Scottish government would prefer to use an “in-house operator” if it is permitted following a European Commission review. The tendering process for Northern Isles and ...

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Crash closes M1 as Storm Conor heads for Scotland

LONDON: Two people are thought to be fighting for their lives and several others have been injured after a three-car collision on the M1 in the early hours of Saturday that threatened to create long delays for Christmas travellers. The northbound and southbound carriageways were closed between junctions 13 (Bedford) ...

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