Scotland has been part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland since 1707.
But in recent years the Scottish independence movement gained momentum, despite more autonomy gained through devolution. This page gives you all DW content referring to Scotland - in a chronological order.
From Scotland to South Africa, the Himalayas to Hawaii, this week we feature stories from around the world about how we deal with all the stuff we create, and discard. We're taking a look at waste's big problems and some of the inventive and pragmatic solutions to deal with it.
We use this kind of waste system every day, but we likely don't think about it very often: sewage and wastewater treatment. This community in Scotland has gone all-natural with its wastewater treatment and is even feeding greenhouse plants with its cyclical system.
What does Scotland’s annual traditional music festival Celtic Connections, have in common with the world of retro computer gaming? Well… Not much. Except that this year the annual traditional music festival is set to host what is — arguably — one of the most surreal shows in its twenty six year history. Jack Foster has more.
Former Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond was charged with multiple counts of sexual assault and two of attempted rape. Salmond, who denies the charges, left his remaining political post when the allegations surfaced.
The world's top golfers compete for the Claret Jug in the 147th Open. It is the most prestigious golf tournament in the world and Germany's Martin Kaymer will set off in the first group on the long, challenging course.