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Forget the SNP – Conservatives are making a big comeback in Scotland

There are many indices through which the Labour Party might choose to measure the depth of its own despair, but when you are unable even to maintain …

Elections

Analysis: How the Conservatives can take nine seats off the SNP at the 2017 General Election

With the 2017 General Election less than two months away, it's not just Labour MPs who will be nervously looking over their shoulders anticipating a Conservative land grab.<p>The latest polling in Scotland suggests that Theresa May's party are likely to make huge gains as Scots voice their displeasure …

Great Britain

13 ways to fire up your cardio workouts

Cardio work may not always be the most fun training to do, but the benefits, like improved endurance, can help you big time down the line.<p>The …

Rare parchment manuscript of US Declaration of Independence found in England

Two Harvard researchers have found only the second known parchment manuscript of America’s formative text in a West Sussex archive<p>When in the course of human events it becomes necessary to visit a tiny records office in southern England because it claims to have a copy of the Declaration of …

Humanities

15+ Finnish Nightmares That Every Introvert Will Relate To

Finland is often considered to be a nation of introverts, and the Finns are usually the first to make fun of themselves about it. "An introverted …

Theresa May to meet EU council president to discuss UK future

Theresa May will host the European Council president, Donald Tusk, for a breakfast meeting in Downing Street on Thursday to discuss Britain’s future relationship with the European Union, after she told the House of Commons she would not give a “running commentary on negotiations”.<p>A Downing Street …

Downing Street

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Michael Moore: Trump does not want to be president

The documentary-maker claims a source told him that Donald Trump only ran as a negotiating tactic for his TV work and has been ‘surprised’ by his own success<p>Documentary film-maker Michael Moore has said he knows “for a fact” that Donald Trump does not want to be president of the United States and …

Donald Trump

Signing Sagan: Meeting in Monaco and WorldTour dreams

CASTELLON, Spain (VN) — It is the blockbuster deal of the season. Reigning world champion Peter Sagan of Tinkoff joins Bora – Argon 18 in a …

Nicola Sturgeon announced £500 million business loan plan without telling Treasury

Nicola Sturgeon did not check whether the centrepiece of her programme for government for the next year could be implemented it before announcing it to the Scottish Parliament, it has emerged.<p>The First Minister did not approach the Treasury to ask whether her Scottish Growth Scheme, which aims to …

Celtic vs. Rangers: Even Ally McCoist believes Celtic Favorites in Glasgow Derby

<i>Beating Sevco, taking home a sixth SPFL crown in a row and getting out of the “group of death” in the UEFA Champions League — that is the dream of</i> …

Soccer

Apple's new iOS 10 update causes major 'bricking' problems for iPhone and iPad users

• <b>Several users report problems with their Apple device after downloading iOS 10</b>• <b><br>Apple says: "We experienced a brief issue with the software update process"</b>• <b><br>The 10 best features of Apple's new software</b>• <b><br>How to download it and when will it be released?</b>• <b><br>iPhone 7: best new features, UK price and Apple's</b> …

What Causes Pain to the Back of Your Ankle & Heel When You Walk?

Pain at the back of your ankle and heel during walking may indicate muscle tightness, tendinitis or ankle impingement syndrome. Your pain may be …

From the new iPhone to Mario on mobile: the key points from Apple's conference

Apple held a launch event in the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco on Wednesday 7 September, where it unveiled a new iPhone 7 for 2016, with a faster processor, better cameras and – controversially – no headphone port.<p>The company also announced its second generation Apple Watch with new …

Apple Watch

5 Marathon Workouts That Take 45 Minutes or Less

Training for a marathon is no easy task, but it doesn't have to take over your life. Yes, long runs are a necessity for endurance, says John Henwood, …

A 15-Minute No-Equipment Workout That'll Sculpt Your Abs and Arms

Here's a 15-minute no-equipment workout we think you'll love. Developed by Las Vegas–based trainer Alyssa West, an instructor at TruFusion, this …

Viewpoint: The myth of 'strong' British rule in India

<b>In the midst of busy London, the Oriental Club off Oxford Street seems a haven of peace and power.</b><p>Founded as a home for the Britons who ruled India in the days of the Raj, its wood panels, leather armchairs and faint smell of mulligatawny soup convey an image of ordered dominance to which many now …

Why don’t bankers go to jail? You asked Google – here’s the answer

Ask Kweku Adoboli why bankers do not go to jail, and he would no doubt look surprised. A London-based trader at the Swiss bank UBS, Adoboli was jailed in November 2012 for what police described as the biggest fraud in UK history. He racked up £1.2bn of losses through secretive trades – and at one …

Financial Services

LG's New V20 Phone Is The Antithesis Of The iPhone 7

LG just unveiled today in San Francisco its latest smartphone, the V20, and as usual, the South Korean tech company is zigging when everyone is zagging. It’s no secret that I am a fan of LG’s phones, and that I admire the company’s efforts to try new things. Not all of these have been well received …

Mobile Technology

Kid stuck in pool float is destined for internet stardom

Some photos are just born to be memes. They cry out for it, like a newly orphaned child, abandoned at 3am atop a running dryer in a 24-hour …

Carbs Still on Top as Fuel

Despite trending fat-based diets, study finds carbohydrates the best energy source for distance running.<p>The debate over how much carbs and fat runners need to enhance their performance is both enduring and trendy. Current carb-bashers claim training your body to burn more fat is a more effective …

The 7 Grossest Things You’re Eating

The stuff on this list makes rat hair in peanut butter seem appetizing<p>Unfortunately, gross food has become the norm in most supermarkets, with packaged food ingredient lists reading more like chemistry homework than something you'd want your family to eat. (That’s why we stick to But in many cases, …

Ancient Orkney Islanders Had An Extremely Gory And Bizarre Death Ritual

Every culture has its own way of dealing with death, some of which can appear pretty strange to an outsider. But as death rituals go, the Stone Age …

Archaeology

Can the United Kingdom government legally disregard a vote for Brexit?

Print this page<p>What follows any referendum vote next week for the United Kingdom to leave the EU? From a legal perspective, the immediate consequence …

Why the UK should vote to leave the European Union on June 23

The EU suffers from chronic slow growth thanks to a smothering bureaucracy and single currency that fits the needs of the continental economy like stilettos on a ballerina.<p>Consequently, the UK is shackled to a European economy locked in ruinous cycles of debt crises and high unemployment—especially …

The 5K, Not The Marathon, Is The Ideal Race

On a recent business trip, I asked the concierge at my hotel for advice about where to go running. “Are you training for a marathon?” he asked. Nope. …

Meet the PUMA BeatBot – Your Robotic Running Companion

When most other sportswear companies are focusing on getting into the wearables game, either through actual hardware or through smartphone apps, …

An Update on Star Wars Battlefront 3 Fan Remake and Some New Images

The fan remake of Star Wars Battlefront III, the controversial, ill-fated Star Wars shooter that was in development at Free Radical before being canceled, continues to move forward. The team of Star Wars fans behind the unlicensed game, Frontwire Studios, today hosted a new livestream where they …