As pro-independence parties retain a majority in the Scottish Parliament, Nationalist leader Nicola Sturgeon confirms bid for second attempt to leave United Kingdom
But opinion polls suggest the party may not achieve an outright majority and could seek a pro-independence coalition.
A committee has found Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon “misled” the nation’s parliament over sexual assault allegations against her predecessor Alex Salmond.
Human rights lawyer Debora Kayembe will become rector of the University of Edinburgh in March.
Two women died after being found injured, one from stab wounds, while a man was also killed in a fatal road accident nearby. Police are linking the incidents.
The findings were part of the Global Drug Survey 2020, which included data from 110,000 people from 25 countries.
The Justice Department revealed charges accusing a Libyan bomb expert in the 1988 explosion of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland, an attack that killed 259 people in the air and an additional 11 on the ground.
Libyan intelligence officer Abdel Basset al-Megrahi was jailed for life in 2001 for the 1988 murder of the 270 passengers and crew of Pan Am flight 103 over the Scottish town of Lockervie. He died in 2012.
Sean Connery was often cited as the world's favourite James Bond, having played him in several films from the 1960s to the 1980s.