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SNP MPs call for renaming of ISIL

At a photo call on the steps of Westminster Hall later this morning, some SNP MPs will join MPs from across the parties at an event to urge the UK Government to refer to the so-called More...

Ian Murray issues complaint over tweets

The Labour MP for Edinburgh South, Ian Murray has complained to the Deputy Speaker, Eleanor Laing about tweets sent out by the SNP earlier in the week. Murray said in the House More...

Charles Kennedy dies at 55

The news has broken this morning that former Ross, Skye and Lochaber MP and lifelong politician Charles Kennedy has died suddenly at home in Fort William at the age of 55. The More...

Scottish Government begins search for new Lord President for the Court of Session

The Scottish Government has announced that the process of appointing a new Lord President for Scotland’s highest civil court, the Court of Session, has begun. This follows More...

Senior civil servant took taxi journeys of less than a mile

Scotland’s most senior civil servant enjoyed a string of chauffeur-driven car journeys of less than a mile – all at the taxpayers’ expense. Sir Peter Housden, who More...

Jobs available at new restaurant opening on George Street this autumn

You may have noticed the hoarding outside the George Hotel and realised there was a remodelling going on. Now it is almost More...

Mara Seaweed hoping to gather investment with crowd funding

A local company is jumping on the crowdfunding bandwagon, fast becoming the finance vehicle of choice for many More...

Celtic Ladies 0-1 Hibernian Ladies

Hibernian Ladies beat Celtic 1-0 in East Kilbride on Sunday afternoon thanks to a goal from Scotland...

Hibs to face Stranraer in Scottish League Cup

Hibs will face Stranraer at Easter Road in the second round  of the Scottish League Cup on 25/26...

Hibs’ ticket allocation for Dumbarton now sold out

Tickets for Saturday’s Ladbrokes Championship opener between Dumbarton and Hibs are now sold out. Hibs received an allocation...

Wednesday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Celtic Summer School: Scotland’s Visual Arts. How have visual imagery and art shaped the way we see Scotland More...

Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2015 – Follow the Faun

Andy Black (Billy Elliot the Musical, Young Hearts Run Free) has teamed up with internationally renowned director Molly Molloy and composer Richard Gallagher..

Tuesday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Bookbug Teddy Bears’ Picnic: songs, stories and picnic snacks – bring along your Teddy’s best friend! For ages 5-12. 11am-12 noon,..

New direct flights from Edinburgh Airport start next month

Czech Airlines, the national carrier of the Czech Republic, will fly two new direct routes to Poland from next More...

A million passengers used Edinburgh Airport last month

Over one million passengers travelled through Edinburgh Airport last month making it the busiest May on record for Scotland’s busiest airport...

New VisitScotland campaign on show at Edinburgh Airport

New posters have been unveiled this weekend at Edinburgh Airport to welcome back homeward bound travellers and welcome visitors. The new..

The Edinburgh Reporter chats to Sue from Foodies

Sue Hitchen is the founder of Foodies Festival which takes place in Inverleith Place on the weekend of 7-9 August 2015,..

Wednesday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Celtic Summer School: Scotland’s Visual Arts. How have visual imagery and art shaped the way we see Scotland and its cultural identity?..

Literary Flavours: Italian Book Week in Stockbridge

One of my favourite parts of Brideshead Revisited takes place in Venice, when Sebastian Flyte flings open the shutters of his father’s..