BBC news for Argyllshire

Man faces life sentence for fatal stabbing in Glasgow's Possilpark

Robert Letham stabbed Steven Russell in the street after an argument about Letham's mother.

Teenager arrested as man found seriously injured in Holytown dies

The 20-year-old man was found unconscious on Saturday in Holytown and died in hospital two days later.

Can the Buddies punch above their weight?

Kenneth Macdonald weighs up the chances of Paisley scooping the UK City of Culture crown.

Fifth man charged over Steven 'Bonzo' Daniel murder bid

The 34-year-old is accused of attempting to murder Steven Daniel, who is also known as "Bonzo".

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US urges calm as Kirkuk crisis escalates

The call comes as Iraqi forces take over the city after a controversial Kurdish independence vote.

Two Catalan separatists in Spanish custody

A Spanish judge orders the detention of two Catalan pro-independence leaders accused of sedition.

Malta blogger Daphne Caruana Galizia dies in car bomb attack

Government critic Daphne Caruana Galizia dies in an attack the PM calls "barbaric".

Syria war: US-backed forces 'control' Raqqa

The Syrian Democratic Forces says only a few dozen Islamic State militants remain in the city.