Robert Burns

ESports mesmerize as traditional sports worry about decline

Nation Jun 21<p>By Hillel Italie, Associated Press<p>Politics Jun 21<p>By Juliet Linderman, Kevin Freking, Associated Press<p>Nation Jun 21<p>By Robert Burns, …


Robert Burns by Mark Twain | Narrative Magazine

An Essay<p>“Noise proves nothing. Often a hen who has merely laid an egg cackles as if she had laid an asteroid.”<p><i>—Pudd’nhead Wilson’s New …

Mark Twain

Digital divide between old and young tackled

Have you ever lost your patience trying to show a relative how to use technology?<p>Worry not as pupils from an Ammanford primary school have taken it …

News (Wales)

Shields and Brooks on North Korea summit takeaways, Trump’s family separation policy

<b>Judy Woodruff:</b><p>And now to the analysis of Shields and Brooks. That’s syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David …

U.S. Politics

Trump and his children accused of using charitable foundation ‘like a piggy bank’

<b>Just Woodruff:</b><p>But first, a new legal challenge facing President Trump.<p>Amna Nawaz explores how, this time, the focus is on Mr. Trump’s charitable …

U.S. Politics

Robert Burns may have had bipolar disorder, academics claim

Scotland’s national poet Robert Burns may have suffered from bipolar disorder, an academic analysis of hundreds of his letters and journals has …


Robert Burns

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The Thistle & Shamrock: The Strange Undoing Of Prudencia Hart

Hear music from the acclaimed National Theatre of Scotland production <i>The Strange Undoing Of Prudencia</i> <i>Hart,</i> that celebrates traditional poetry, storytelling and music woven through a supernatural tale. Fiona Ritchie gets to the heart of the tale and explores the music that moves it along, inspired …

The Theatre

For a' That and a' That by Robert Burns

Robert Burns

Two structure fires close down roads in North End Dartmouth

Officers are remaining on scene for both of the incidents below to assist Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency. A number of street are currently …


Fire officials investigate second fire in Dartmouth

Officials are working to determine the cause of an early morning structure fire in Dartmouth.<p>The building, located at the corner of Robert Burns …

Canadian News

'Worldwide fascination' with Robert Burns to be investigated

Professor Murray Pittock, of the Centre for Robert Burns Studies at Glasgow University, will lead the research.<p>Funded by the Scottish Government, it …


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Trump: US, allied strikes aimed at Syria's chemical weapons

Middle East

Robert Burns Woodward, Nobel Prize in Chemistry for 1965

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Nobel Prize

Trump scales back US goals in Syria, leaves future to others

Middle East

Madrigal Singers present a free concert

The Danbury Music Centre's Madrigal Singers is presenting An Evening of Choral Favorites, with free admission and refreshments.<p>The Danbury Music …

Les Miserables

Might be time to move Robert Burns from downtown to the Fens

From a 1920 account of the statue's dedication.Last week, the BPDA sent a bunch of questions to Millennium Partners about its planned $1.3-billion …


In private, Trump has mused about Syria pullout for weeks

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s unscripted remark this week about pulling out of Syria “very soon,” while at odds with his own policy, was …

Middle East

The Oxford Edition of the Works of Robert Burns

•<p>Volumes II and III: Scots Musical Museum<p>Edited by Murray Pittock<p>Oxford Edition of Works of …


Syria bomb kills 2 coalition troops, including an American

Image 1of/9<p>Caption<p>Close<p>KOBANI, Syria (AP) — A roadside bomb in northern Syria killed two coalition personnel, including an American, and wounded five …

Middle East

You Wear Them On Your Head : Pillbox

<b>:</b> a low soft felt hat with the crown creased lengthwise<p>The hat and its name come from French dramatist Victorien Sardou's 1882 play <i>Fédora</i>, which was …


NATO, 4 new nations expel Russian envoys

NATO on Tuesday joined a wave of countries and groups expelling Russian diplomats over the nerve-agent attack on a former spy in Britain, prompting …


At Odds with Bolton on North Korea, Mattis Appears Isolated

WASHINGTON — Of the issues that divide Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and President Donald Trump's incoming national security adviser, John Bolton, one …

North Korea

History and Story: Chapel at the University of Glasgow

The chapel at the University of Glasgow has history and stories in its stones and wood and glass. Though it is part of the main building at the …

University of Glasgow

Burns Night: 35 great quotes about Scotland and the Scots


Loony Joons: Is it time for summer football? We ask players, managers and fans

After a winter of discontent in the Junior game, Record Sport goes around the grounds to pose the big question.<p>It's a debate which splits opinion …

Sport (UK)

6 of the best love poems for World Poetry Day 2018

World Poetry Day is today, so what a perfect time to get stuck into some beautiful words.<p>Love is a common theme in poetry.<p>After all, it’s an emotion …


‘Tae the Weavers Gin Ye Gang’ — Learn to Play this Cornerstone of Scottish Repertoire

Bill EvansMarch 20, 2018<p><b>From the May 2018 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY DANNY CARNAHAN</b><p>No stranger to rural romantic intrigue, the great Robert Burns …

Senate Turns Back Resolution Limiting US Military in Yemen

WASHINGTON — The Senate rejected Tuesday a resolution that would prohibit U.S. troops from helping a Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen. Still, the …

Jim Mattis