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Chinese man dies at Dungavel Immigration Removal Centre

The body of the Chinese national was found at Dungavel Immigration Removal Centre on Tuesday.

Nano discovery could halt counterfeiters

The breakthrough could also have implications for data storage and digital imaging, say scientists.

Prestwick man guilty of raping 16-year-old

The 38-year-old man was also convicted of raping and assaulting a 22-year-old woman in Prestwick.

School mourns death of second pupil

Pupils at St Matthew's Academy are offered support following the death of a second pupil in six days.

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Mexico: Strong earthquake topples buildings, killing scores

The tremor toppled buildings in the capital with many feared trapped in the rubble.

Hurricane Maria bears down on Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico

"Evacuate," Puerto Rico's safety commissioner warned residents. "Otherwise, you're going to die."

Trump's first UN speech met with criticism from some leaders

The US president's first key speech at the UN was denounced by some member nations he had singled out.

Catalonia referendum: Spanish raid on Unipost deals blow to vote

Police discover a mass of documents directly related to the banned independence referendum.