Articles about Scotland

31 Oct 2022

Weird Stories
Scottish homeowner fined Rs.19 lakh for painting her door pink!

A pink door let in a hefty fine for Miranda Dickson because apparently pink is the new "lakh."

20 Oct 2022

ICC T20 World Cup
ICC T20 World Cup, Scotland vs Zimbabwe: Preview and stats

With a place in the Super 12 stage at stake, Scotland and Zimbabwe will meet in their respective final assignment in the qualifying stage of the ICC T20 World Cup 2022.

ICC T20 World Cup, qualifiers: Scotland stun West Indies

Scotland stunned West Indies in the Group B qualifying match of the 2022 ICC T20 World Cup at Bellerive Oval, Hobart.

14 Aug 2022

Scotland becomes first country to provide free period products

With the implementation of a new law on Monday, Scotland will reportedly be the first nation in the world to safeguard the right to access free menstrual products.

Cricket Scotland found institutionally racist: Here's all we know

On Sunday, the cricket board of Scotland resigned with immediate effect after an independent investigation found the board institutionally racist.

04 Jun 2022

Cricket News
Kyle Coetzer steps down as Scotland's captain: Details here

Top-order batter Kyle Coetzer has called time on his captaincy career for Scotland.

01 June 2022

World's largest whisky bottle sold for $1.4 million at auction

According to Lyon and Turnbull, the world's largest whiskey bottle, dubbed "The Intrepid," has sold for around $1.4 million.

31 May 2022

UK: What is the value of Queen's home, royal properties?

The value of Queen Elizabeth ll's United Kingdom property portfolio has reportedly achieved new highs this year, crossing the £3 billion mark.

09 Mar 2022

5 creepiest places in the world: Part II

There are several creepy and spooky places across the world with a gruesome past that is enough to send chills down your spine.

06 Nov 2021

Pakistan Cricket Team
T20 World Cup, Pakistan vs Scotland: Preview, stats, and more

Pakistan will face Scotland in their final Super 12 clash of the 2021 ICC T20 World Cup on Sunday.

05 Nov 2021

Indian Cricket Team
ICC T20 World Cup, India thrash Scotland: Records broken

The Indian cricket team beat Scotland by eight wickets in a Super 12 match of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 on Friday in Dubai.

05 Nov 2021

Indian Cricket Team
T20 WC: Scotland bundled out for 85; Jadeja, Shami star

Scotland have been bundled out for 85 by India in the Super 12 encounter of the 2021 T20 World Cup.

05 Nov 2021

Indian Cricket Team
T20 WC, India vs Scotland: Virat Kohli elects to field

India and Scotland are squaring off the in the Super 12 clash of the 2021 ICC T20 World Cup.

T20 World Cup, NZ vs Scotland: Preview, stats, and more

New Zealand and Scotland will face each other in the Super 12 match of the 2021 T20 World Cup on Wednesday.

27 Oct 2021

Cricket News
ICC T20 World Cup, Namibia beat Scotland: Records broken

Namibia beat Scotland in a crucial Super 12, Group 2 match in the ongoing ICC T20 World Cup 2021.

26 Oct 2021

Cricket News
T20 World Cup, Scotland vs Namibia: Preview, stats, and more

Scotland will take on Namibia in the ninth Super 12 match of the 2021 T20 World Cup on Wednesday.

T20 World Cup, Afghanistan humble Scotland: Records broken

Afghanistan began their 2021 T20 World Cup campaign with a dominant win over Scotland at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Monday.

T20 World Cup, Afghanistan vs Scotland: Preview, stats, and more

Afghanistan and Scotland are set to face each other in the fifth Super 12 match of the 2021 T20 World Cup.

05 Apr 2021

Scottish politician claims gay marriages caused COVID-19 pandemic

A Scottish politician has sparked outrage after claiming that the coronavirus pandemic has been caused due to gay marriages.

05 Jan 2021

Full lockdown imposed in England as coronavirus cases surge

England's 56 million people were ordered to stay at home by Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday, as the United Kingdom struggles to contain a new variant of coronavirus.

13 Nov 2020

Scotland qualify for Euro 2020 after 22 years

Scotland have secured a place at the UEFA Euro 2020.

30 Jan 2020

This Indian woman footballer becomes first to bag overseas contract

In a historic moment for Indian football, Bala Devi has become the first woman from the nation to bag a professional contract from a foreign club.

11 Nov 2019

#NewsBytesAnalysis: What makes Sir Alex Ferguson special?

When it comes to football, there have been a number of successful managers who have blessed the sport.

06 Nov 2019

Hollywood News
Five interesting facts about Golden Retrievers you should know

One of the most popular dog breeds around the world, Golden Retrievers are utterly gentle, loyal, and family-friendly companions.

Meet the nations which have qualified for ICC World T20

A total of 16 teams are set to battle it out for the 2020 ICC T20 World Cup to be held in Australia next year.

05 Jun 2019

Here's when Andy Murray is returning to competitive tennis

British tennis sensation Andy Murray has confirmed that he would be returning to professional and competitive tennis this month.

02 Oct 2018

#GameOfThronesDrinks : White Walker themed scotch-whiskey hits markets, brings 'winters'

Winter is coming a little early for 'Game of Thrones' fans. While they wait for the final season, releasing in 2019, they can feel the winds of winter blowing in their scotch whiskeys.

16 Sep 2018

Indian billionaire buys £2mn mansion for his daughter: Report

An unnamed Indian billionaire has acquired a £2mn mansion in the Scottish countryside as a home for his daughter who is set to begin her course at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland next week, The Times reported.

11 Sep 2018

Indian billionaire's daughter gets chef, butler, footmen in UK college

An unnamed Indian billionaire's daughter has been dubbed the "poshest" student in the UK after it was claimed that her family is hiring 12 staff members to help her during her studies at a Scottish university.

31 Aug 2018

Helped by a cow, Scottish man proposes to girlfriend!

Marriage proposals are always adorable, but when they are weird, the cuteness quotient multiplies manifold.

29 Aug 2018

UK: Gurdwara burned in suspected arson attack, no injuries reported

The Guru Nanak Gurdwara Sahib in Leith city, Scotland has been severely damaged in a suspected arson attack with police treating the "suspicious" act as a hate crime, BBC reported.

27 Aug 2018

Scotland university brings pronoun badges; a step towards gender equality

Scotland's Edinburgh University is set to hand out pronoun badges to freshers joining in a new term so they know whether to refer to each other as "he", "she" or "they".

15 Aug 2018

Scotland Yard returns stolen 12th-century statue to India on I-Day

A 12th century Buddha statue stolen from a museum at Nalanda in Bihar nearly 60 years ago was returned to India today by the UK's Metropolitan Police as part of India's Independence Day ceremony in London.

16 Jun 2018

Fire Brigade
Fire guts Scotland's iconic 'Glasgow School of Art'

One of Scotland's most iconic buildings, Glasgow School of Art, has been gutted in a major fire, nearly four years after it was partially destroyed by a smaller blaze.

West Indies beat Scotland, qualify for 2019 ICC World Cup

West Indies qualified for the ICC 2019 World Cup after overcoming Scotland in a rain-affected match.

17 Oct 2017

Hurricane Ophelia: Ireland battered by storm; proceeds to England/Scotland

Remnants of the powerful Hurricane Ophelia battered Ireland and parts of Wales as it made landfall yesterday.

21 Mar 2017

Theresa May
Scottish Independence: Scotland could be independent, says Lord King

Lord Mervyn King, ex-Governor of the Bank of England, said Scotland "could be an independent country" but would "risk" taking a hit to its public finances if oil revenues fall.