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Global Scotland in the age of Brexit

Global Scotland in the age of Brexit

Apr 05, 2019 16:45 BST
With Brexit now looming, Northumbria University’s Professor Tanja Bueltmann will explor...

Dubai "public indecency" detention updates.  German company missteps in defence of complainant in Jamie Harron case

Dubai "public indecency" detention updates. German company missteps in defence of complainant in Jamie Harron case

Oct 12, 2017 12:12 BST
The German company of which the Managing Director is Emad Tabaza, the accuser in the Du...

Top UAE lawyer calls for legal reforms after recent terrifying arrests of Brits Jamie Harron, Jamil Mukadam and Billy Barclay

Top UAE lawyer calls for legal reforms after recent terrifying arrests of Brits Jamie Harron, Jamil Mukadam and Billy Barclay

Oct 09, 2017 12:18 BST
High profile arrests of British citizens for what are widely considered extremely margi...

In the Wake of AfD entering German Parliament, Artist Manou Marzban's new collection of WWII German helmets

In the Wake of AfD entering German Parliament, Artist Manou Marzban's new collection of WWII German helmets

Oct 04, 2017 15:38 BST
When taking the socio-political temperature of Europe, American-Iranian artist Manou Ma...

Banksy of Persia pegs far-right shift in German politics

Banksy of Persia pegs far-right shift in German politics

Oct 03, 2017 08:26 BST
In the immediate wake of far-right populists entering German parliament for the first t...

Bern and Copenhagen top global liveability rankings for European expatriates

Apr 12, 2017 09:21 BST
Our latest global liveability rankings reveal a number of interesting findings - cities...

The death of the garden gnome?

The death of the garden gnome?

Feb 21, 2017 13:00 GMT
HomeProtect recently commissioned a major study of UK homeowners to find out what is go...

Mayor says ‘Hola’ to students from Valencia

Mayor says ‘Hola’ to students from Valencia

Sep 03, 2014 14:28 BST
Tens of Spanish students were given a warm welcome at Bury Town Hall by the Mayor, Coun...

Make a date for the Mayor’s Charity Ball

Make a date for the Mayor’s Charity Ball

Dec 13, 2013 14:34 GMT
Guests could be singing Auld Lang Syne and doing the Highland Fling at a special Burns’...