BBC news for Edinburgh

Grenfell cladding found in Edinburgh Napier University halls of residence

Edinburgh Napier University orders repairs to be carried out to one of its residential buildings.

Schoolgirl admits acid attack at Haddington school

The 17-year-old pupil poured acid into a viola case owned by a girl who had started seeing her former boyfriend.

Father of missing man charged over search house incident

Allan Bryant went missing after a night out at Styx nightclub in Glenrothes on 3 November 2013.

Man who died after falling from Orkney cliffs was tour guide

He was leading a mini-bus group on a tour of the Highlands and islands when he fell from a cliff in Orkney.

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Global ransomware attack causes turmoil

Banks, retailers, energy firms and Kiev airport say they have been targeted by malware attacks.

Republicans delay Senate healthcare vote

President Donald Trump's party are divided on their plan to replace Obamacare.

French woman guilty of smuggling migrant partner but spared jail

An ex-far-right supporter is convicted in France of helping her Iranian partner illegally enter the UK.

Colombia's Farc officially ceases to be an armed group

The president has hailed it as "the day weapons became words", after half a century of conflict.