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A Concerted Appeal for International Cooperation in Preclinical Stroke Research [Special Report]
From the Department of Neurology and Experimental Neurology, Center for Stroke Research, CharitA© UniversitA tsmedizin Berlin, Germany ; Neuroscience Research, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada ; Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom ; ... (more)
Mail on Sunday
Pub named after a hero of the Battle of Waterloo refuses to serve...
Sailors from a Royal Navy ship on a farewell tour of the UK were given the Freedom of her namesake city - then turned away from a pub named after a hero of the Battle of Waterloo because they were in uniform.
Why Farageism stops at the border
Contrary to his subsequent assertions, the protest which greeted Nigel Farage on his trip to Edinburgh last week was not motivated by anti-British or anti-English "hatred". Most of the students who heckled the UKIP leader outside the Canon's Gait pub on the Royal Mile were in no way associated with the SNP or the independence movement, while those ... (more)
'Smart pig farming' offers producers a brighter future
'Smart pig farming' - the application of Information and Communications Technology - will offer hard-pushed pig farmers a way to remain competitive in the future.
Thu May 23, 2013
Murder is horrifying, but what if some psycho decided it could be an art and proceeded to create a masterpiece? In his stunning new novel, "Murder as a Fine Art," David Morrell envisions the ultimate horror that would result.
Colorado's Top Ten Beers: Surrette Sour
Chad Yakobson, the founder and director of the Crooked Stave Artisan Brewing Project , ages his beer in barrels and massive oak wood foedres crammed into a small industrial park on the outskirts of Denver.
"Angel Biotechnology Holdings plc (ABH) - Pharmaceuticals &...
Angel Biotechnology Holdings plc is a contract bio manufacturing company, based in the UK.
Wed May 22, 2013
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Biography Page 1
Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle was born on May 22, 1859, in Edinburgh, Scotland. The Doyles were a prosperous Irish-Catholic family, who had a prominent position in the world of Art.
Tue May 21, 2013
The Oil Drum
Global Energy Systems - June 26-28 2013
We witness rapid changes across countries as this evolution takes place, steered both by markets and government .
Mon May 20, 2013
Calls for cash for greener buses as figures show Wales trailing...
Lack of grants in Wales blamed for nation's eco-bus shortage, while 434 are on the roads over the border The Welsh Government has been urged to fund greener buses as towns and cities struggle to cut air pollution, amid suggestions Wales is lagging behind England and Scotland on the issue.
Sun May 19, 2013
Scotland's tough call: stay in the UK, or stay in the EU? | Angus Roxburgh
The Scots are accustomed to having their views ignored in the British political system.
Fri May 17, 2013
Lana Del Rey And Her Man Bring Their Young & Beautiful Love To Scotland
Aside from a musical collaboration and a few random outings , Lana Del Rey usually keeps her relationship with boyfriend Barrie-James O'Neill away from the prying lenses of the paparazzi! But it appears the breathy, baby-doll crooner decided to enjoy her latest trip across the pond with her man by her side, as she was spotted arriving with him in ... (more)
New Hampshire Public Radio -
The Mutable Meanings Of Music
Drummer Roger Taylor and singer Freddie Mercury of the British rock band Queen perform at the Playhouse in Edinburgh, Scotland, 1st September 1976.
Thu May 16, 2013
Fort Bend Star
Students invited to perform at the Fringe Festival
Sugar Land students from Stephen F. Austin High School were hand selected by the American High School Theatre Festival to perform in Edinburgh, Scotland this summer at the International Fringe Festival, the world's largest art festival.
Nigel Farage barricaded in pub as anti-UKIP protesters demonstrate outside
The Ukip leader attempted to make an escape by taxi but protesters blocked its path and police escorted Mr Farage back inside He had called a press conference on Edinburgh's Royal Mile to promote Ukip's candidate in an upcoming by-election. "We are a non-racist, non-sectarian party and unlike every other party in British politics we actually forbid ... (more)
Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA
Fringe Festival gives 'edgy' artists their star turns
Tasia A. Jones: One of the performers in this weekend's first- ever Dorchester Fringe Festival.
Wed May 15, 2013
Lake Wylie Pilot
Scottish cardinal to atone for sexual misconduct
The Vatican on Wednesday ordered a disgraced Scottish cardinal to leave Scotland for several months to pray and atone for sexual misconduct, issuing a rare public sanction against a "prince of the church" and the first such punishment meted out by Pope Francis.
Ellesmere Port Standard
Chief executive 'worth every penny' says council
CHESHIRE West and Chester Council chief executive Steve Robinson pocketed 266,000 last year but the authority insists he's worth every penny.
Tue May 14, 2013
RBS says will take 18 months to plug capital hole
Import prices fell in April due to a drop in oil costs, a positive sign for household finances that also pointed to benign inflation pressures.
International Business Times
RBS says will take 18 months to meet capital requirements
Chief Executive Stephen Hester said on Tuesday it will take another 18 months to improve the bank's capital position enough to keep regulators happy.