Government moves to penalise grouse-shooting estates suspected of persecuting birds of prey have been “completely undermined” by a gaping loophole, say conservationists. In a bid to combat the illegal poisoning and killing of birds of prey, which are known to prey on grouse, the Scottish Government in 2013 asked its wildlife agency, Scottish Natural Heritage […]
The letter said that war crimes allegations levelled at the Saudi-led coalition at war in Yemen have included attacks on three Médecins Sans Frontières hospitals which killed patients and medical staff.
Mexican fruit workers have asked Scots consumers to boycott berries sold in Lidl stores amid allegations of unsafe working conditions.
Private arms and security firms with links to Scotland are working secretly with regimes accused of human rights abuses, it is claimed.
Fracking will not be safely regulated in Scotland, according to an expert report.
The number of spills from oil rigs in the North Sea has risen sharply to reach a 14-year high, according to a UK government report.
Glasgow City Council has been prevented from banning fracking by Scottish Government officials.