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Paris Gourtsoyannis: Why we are all immigrants

The story of Fanny Grainger, a Scottish woman who moved to Cape Town in the late 19th century, contains a valuable lesson about immigration, writes Paris Gourtsoyannis.

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US President Donald Trump. Picture: John Devlin

Will frequent visitor Donald Trump return to Scotland as US President?

He once described it as “the great nation of my ancestors” but Donald Trump’s dealings in Scotland have been dogged by controversy.

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Donald Trump pictured at the house in Tong, on the Isle of Lewis, where his mother was brought up before she emigrated to the United States. Picture: PA

Donald Trump link causes a stir in sale of Scottish island property

It is a pebble-dashed dwelling which cuts an unassuming presence in a tiny Hebridean village.

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Hawaii's largest island from the air. Picture: Wikimedia Commons.

Hawaii residents left terrified after false missile alert

A push alert that warned of an incoming ballistic missile to Hawaii and sent residents into a full-blown panic earlier was a mistake, state emergency officials said.

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan. Picture: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Sadiq Khan takes dig at Donald Trump as speech disrupted by protest

London mayor Sadiq Khan responded to pro-Donald Trump protesters interrupting a speech he was giving by taking a swipe at the US president.

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US President Donald Trump. Picture: AP

Donald Trump denies ‘hate-filled’ immigration comments

Donald Trump has denied using vulgar language during a private meeting with lawmakers as he faced a global backlash over his comments about immigrants.

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President Donald Trump has scrapped his UK visit in February. Picture; AP

Donald Trump cancels February visit to UK

US president Donald Trump has confirmed he has cancelled his trip to London, saying he did not want to cut the ribbon on the new US embassy as he deemed the building’s relocation a “bad deal”.

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Michael Wolff's highly-anticipated Fire and Fury arriving in our Edinburgh Princes Street branch of Waterstones - only 15 minutes ago!

Explosive Trump book ‘Fire and Fury’ arrives in Edinburgh

A controversial book which claims to tell all about life inside the White House under US President Donald Trump has gone on sale at a popular Edinburgh bookshop.

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Ivanka Trump mocked for supporting Oprah Winfrey’s Golden Globes speech

Ivanka Trump mocked for supporting Oprah Winfrey’s Golden Globes speech

Ivanka Trump has been mocked for backing Oprah Winfrey’s “inspiring” speech praising women for speaking out against sexual harassment.

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US President Donald Trump can be handled by the Queen, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has said. Picture: Getty Images

Donald Trump wants to ‘Trumpalise’ the Queen during UK visit

The Queen has been labelled “well capable” of taking Donald Trump in her stride amid reports the American president wants to visit Britain to “Trumpalise” the monarch.

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A blaze was reported on the top floor of the building at 7am local time

Firefighters respond to blaze at Trump Tower

Smoke has dwindled on the roof of Trump Tower in New York City after reports of a fire.

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Trump’s war with Bannon deepens as Fire and Fury becomes US best-seller

Former White House adviser Steve Bannon’s public spat with Donald Trump is escalating, suggesting a permanent split between the US president and the strategist who helped put him in the Oval Office.

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Lawyers acting for US president Donald Trump have sent a t, sent a cease-and-desist letter to author Michael Wolff and his publisher

Six explosive claims made in the new Donald Trump book

Few political books are likely to cause as much controversy in 2018 as Fire and Fury, a new account of life in the Trump White House by American journalist Michael Wolff. Extracts have been widely shared around the world in the past 24 hours and set social media ablaze. Here are six of the most explosive claims.

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President Donald Trump �(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Donald Trump: Steve Bannon ‘lost his mind’ after I fired him

President Trump has unleashed a war of words against his former White House ally Steve Bannon - stating he “lost his mind” after being fired.

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Prince Harry interviewing former US president Barack Obama, Picture: Getty Images

Obama fires social media shot at Donald Trump in Prince Harry interview

Former US president Barack Obama has warned against using social media in a divisive way during an interview with Prince Harry.

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Trump Turnberry in South Ayrshire will be removed from a business rates relief scheme. Picture: John Devlin

Donald Trump’s Scottish golf resort will no longer get tax break

A Scottish golf resort owned by US President Donald Trump will no longer qualify for a controversial tax break, it has emerged.

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UN declares Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as capital ‘null and void’

The UN has voted in favour of declaring Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital “null and void”.

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Donald Trump has been given the go ahead to build a sand dune wall to protect his exclusive Irish golf course. Picture: John Devlin/TSPL

Donald Trump gets green light to build dune ‘wall’ to protect Irish golf course

US President Donald Trump has got the go ahead for one of his walls - a sea defence at his exclusive golf resort on Ireland’s west coast.

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Theresa May speaks to Donald Trump on phone about Jerusalem

Theresa May and Donald Trump discussed their differing positions on the controversial American decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel during a telephone call on Tuesday.

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Donald Trump's golf course was criticised for its effect on the local environment. (Picture: Dan Phillips)

Todd Warnock: How I discovered Trump is fueling anti-US feeling

He’s an American who wants to build a links golf couse in Scotland, but Todd Warnock objects to comparisons with US President Donald Trump.

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