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Terminally ill boy responding to treatment in Mexico

The mother of a terminally-ill boy from East Lothian says treatment in Mexico is improving his quality of life.

Firefighters battle blaze at old Royal Victoria Hospital

Smoke is seen over Edinburgh after the fire at the old Royal Victoria Hospital building.

Snapshots of Edinburgh Festival taxi passengers for exhibition

Taxi driver Ryan Walls took pictures of 101 passengers during the Edinburgh Festival in 2015.

RBS court battle with investors adjourned

Both sides agree to a 24-hour delay to allow a higher offer by the bank to be considered.

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Manchester Arena blast: 19 dead and about 50 hurt

The suspected terrorist attack happened at the end of a concert by the US singer Ariana Grande.

Park Geun-hye: S Korea trial of impeached president begins

The corruption trial of Park Geun-hye is the latest stage in her dramatic fall from power.

Greece fails to secure fresh bailout funds

Talks with eurozone ministers are expected to continue ahead of the next official meeting on 15 June.

Brazil president retreats from attempts to suspend investigation

Michel Temer's lawyers say he is confident the Supreme Court will acquit him and clear his name.