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A review by Nicola Sturgeon's government has called for an end to the arrangement that sees private schools excused from the levy courtesy of their charitable status. Picture: PA

Scottish private schools face £5m business rate tax hike

Politics 72
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Will row over councillors damage Ruth Davidson?

News 14

Scott Macnab: Scotland stands alone on tuition fees

Opinion 20

Martyn McLaughlin: Statues from our dark past must remain for all to see

Opinion 4
Chief Constable Phil Gormley mentioned the shooting of Ross Monaghan outside St Georges RC Primary School in Glasgow. Above, forensic officers search for evidence the day after the shooting. Picture: John Devlin

Escalating violence among Scottish gangs prompts police warning

News 2
Finance secretary Derek Mackay will face the media on Wednesday following the publication of the 2017 GERS report. Picture: Lisa Ferguson/TSPL

What can we expect from the 2017 GERS figures?

Politics 62

Rumour Mill: Rangers to loan Manchester City winger | Neil Lennon in contract talks | Rodgers on Rivaldo Coatzee

Premiership 28
Scott Sinclair celebrates opening the scoring for Celtic. Picture: SNS

Five things we learned from Astana 4 - 3 Celtic

Celtic 6
Celtic's Scott Sinclair celebrates with Leigh Griffiths during the second leg in Astana. Picture: Craig Williamson/SNS

Celtic likely to be in pot four for group stage draw

Celtic 7
Celtic's Olivier Ntcham celebrates his goal. Picture: SNS

Astana 4-3 Celtic (4-8 agg): Rodgers’ side survive second half scare

Celtic 52

Moussa Dembele trolls Rangers fans after Astana win

Celtic 34

Brendan Rodgers admits mixed emotions after Celtic wobble in Astana

Celtic 6

Rangers boss will give Ryan Hardie chance to prove himself

Rangers 1

Billy Davies withdraws from Hearts job amid ‘structure’ concerns

Hearts 24
New Edinburgh coach Richard Cockerill. Picture: Alan Harvey/SNS

Edinburgh open Euro bid with trips to Madejski and Moscow

Rugby union 1

Astana 4 - 3 Celtic: How the Celtic players rated

Craig Fowler
The contract will support 1,000 existing jobs at the Alexander Dennis plant in Falkirk. Picture: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Alexander Dennis drives off with £44m Mexican bus deal

From left: Bookspeed MD Matthew Perren, sales director Fiona Stout and commercial boss Lewis Dawson. Picture: Neil Hanna

New chapter as books and toys firm Bookspeed ups capacity

Bob & Berts co-founders Colin McClean and David Ferguson with BGF's Gemma Hamilton. Picture: Elaine Hill

Coffee chain Bob & Berts brewing up expansion plan


Imports ‘more a threat to TB-free status than badgers’


Payment app QikServe adds Craneware co-founder to board


Jim Duffy: Avoid altitude sickness when scaling up


Small firms ‘resilient’ amid faltering trust on Brexit deal

Lidl enjoyed an 18.9% surge in sales to overtake Waitrose. Picture: Kimberley Powell

Lidl overtakes Waitrose as seventh-biggest supermarket

Retail 1

Bill Jamieson: Is investing success due to luck or judgment?

Bill Jamieson
Teatro Regio Torino -AE Ramella & Giannese.

Sarah Urwin Jones: It’s been a vintage year for the classical genre

Snow from atop the UK's highest mountain (pictured) has melted. Picture: Contributed

Ben Nevis completely snow free for first time in over a decade

Margot Robbie is virtually unrecognisable in character as Queen Elizabeth I. Picture: Twitter/badpostsmargot

New images show Margot Robbie in Mary Queen of Scots film

Darren McGarvey is taking his place at the Edinburgh Book Festival this year. Picture: Toby Williams

Darren McGarvey: Determination trumps self-loathing - and dirty nappies


Brian Ferguson: Fringe workers deserve fair wage for their work

Brian Ferguson