Former Scottish first minister  Alex Salmond (centre) leaves court in Edinburgh on Thursday after being charged with two counts of attempted rape and other offences including sexual assault. Photograph: Andy Buchanan/AFP/Getty Images

Alex Salmond, the former first minister of Scotland and one of the most prominent figures in modern Scottish politics, has been charged with two count(...)

Carol Rohan Beyts: three men allegedly  filmed her urinating at Trump’s golf course in Aberdeen, Scotland. Photograph:  Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

A woman caught short on Donald Trump’s Aberdeenshire golf course told a court on Monday she was “shocked” to be told three men had filmed her urinatin(...)