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Civil servants in 24-hour strike

March 21, 2013

Civil servants staged a 24-hour strike on Tuesday, as the chancellor revealed his new Budget, in a bitter row over pay, pensions and conditions.

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Baxter cap fetches £10k

March 19, 2013

A Scotland international cap given to late Rangers footballer Jim Baxter in the 1960s has been auctioned for £10,000.

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Aberdeen hotels boost

March 19, 2013

Hotels in Aberdeen outperformed almost all of their UK competitors last year, according to new analysis.

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Chimps hold garden party at Blair Drummond

March 15, 2013

A group of chimpanzees are exploring their very own garden. Blossom, Chippie, Copper, Rosie and Tupolo took turns to investigate the new addition to their island habitat in Blair Drummond Safari Park, Stirling. The garden will also give the chimp island a focal point for visitors when the park reopens on Saturday (March 16).

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Dad of tragic tot in UN gun talks

March 12, 2013

A father whose young son was shot dead in a cafe in Turkey said today he wanted to ensure the voice of victims is heard in crucial international talks on arms.

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