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St Andrews University could create 500 jobs at Eden Campus

St Andrews University says it could create 500 new jobs with a planned development at its Eden Campus at Guardbridge in Fife.

High winds, ice and snow predicted to hit Scotland

High winds, icy conditions and snow are predicted to hit parts of Scotland as Storm Ewan sweeps Ireland.

Kaiser Chiefs to headline music festival in Linlithgow

The Kaiser Chiefs are to headline the McEwan's Party at The Palace music festival.

Rugby fans heading to Murrayfield face severe rail disruption

Rugby fans travelling to Murrayfield by train faced severe disruption to their journeys.

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Oscars 2017: Moonlight wins best picture after announcement mix-up

Moonlight wins best picture at the Oscars after a chaotic error involving wrong envelopes.

Philippine Abu Sayyaf jihadists behead German hostage in video

Jurgen Kantner was abducted in November and a ransom deadline passed on Sunday.

Chile floods: Millions without water in capital Santiago

Rain and floods contaminate a major river and leave four million without water in Santiago.

Oscars: Iranian winner Asghar Farhadi blasts Trump travel ban

Director Asghar Farhadi's The Salesman won best foreign language film but he boycotted the awards.