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SNP’s Ian Blackford under fire over donation from Tory donor

Nicola Sturgeons reading challenge has been taken up by about 75 per cent of schools in its first year. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Reading standards in Scotland falling behind UK, study warns

Politics 35

Brian Monteith: Nationalism has become greatest enemy of devolution

Opinion 59
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Almost 60% of Scottish councils hit by cyber attacks


SWA minimum pricing appeal begins at Supreme Court

Politics 1

Scotland takes 1,800 Syrian refugees over last two years

Politics 16

Henry McLeish: What’s the matter with Westminster?

Opinion 8
International Trade Secretary Liam Fox, left, believes that Brexit should be wrapped up by the next general election. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Brexit transition deal could last until 2022, says Liam Fox

UK 7
Could Celtic striker Moussa Dembele be on his way back to France? Pic: Getty

Marseille open talks with Celtic over Moussa Dembele – reports


Rumour Mill: Rangers to make final bid for duo | Zizou backs Ntcham

Premiership 29
Jordan Spieth celebrates on the 16th after holing his birdie putt. Picture Ian Rutherford

The Open: Jordan Spieth savours his ultimate high

Jordan Spieth kisses the Claret Jug after winning the Open with a sensational finish to his final round. Picture Ian Rutherford

The Open: Jordan Spieth’s spark of genius secures Claret Jug


Richie Ramsay needs positivity to succeed on the big stage


Matthew Southgate hopes to ‘make Carnoustie proud’ next year


The Open: Haotong Li enjoys a ‘dream come true’ after 63 secures third


Graham Dorrans sees signs of progress at Rangers

Rangers 5
Isma Goncalves is brought down by East Fifes Ben gordon to earn Hearts late penalty. Picture: SNS.

John Souttar picture perfect in remarkable Hearts comeback

Hearts 1

Where Hibs may look next after signing Deivydas Matulevicius

Craig Fowler
Jim Duffy has teamed up with Bill Morrow and Al Walker to launch the Moonshot Academy. Picture: Contributed

ESpark co-founder Jim Duffy launches new accelerator

Sujarda Herring joins Muckle Media as head of client services. Picture: Contributed

On the move: Latest appointments and promotions

Builders are concerned about a 'major contraction' as key projects come to an end. Picture: Michael Gillen

Scotland’s economy: construction sector confidence crumbles

'GDPR will be a catalyst for innovation,' says The Data Lab's Brian Hills. Picture: John Devlin

Brian Hills: Advantages of new GDPR data protection rules


Brexit vote boosts income at law firm Morton Fraser


Outdoor kit specialist Highlander on mission to double sales


Fordyce Maxwell: Reintroduce the lynx? Words almost fail me


Offshore engineer Aquaterra nets seven-figure funding

Maclay Murray & Spens chief Kenneth Shand, left, with Dentons' Jeremy Cohen. Picture: Contributed

Maclay Murray & Spens name to disappear in Dentons tie-up

Law 6

Bill Jamieson: The virtue – and necessity – of saving modestly

Bill Jamieson

Hotly-tipped comedy shows at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Extra rail services are to be laid on for the Edinburgh Festival. Picture Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

ScotRail announces extra services for Edinburgh Festival

News 10
Frankie Boyle at The Stand Comedy Club. Picture: Robert Perry

The big name comedy acts at the Edinburgh Fringe 2017

News 11
Jarvis Cocker brings Room 29 at the legendary Chateau Marmont Hotel to Edinburgh next month Picture: Peter H�nnemann

Jarvis Cocker on bringing Room 29 to the Edinburgh Festival

Auschwitz-Birkenau attracts over 1.5 million visitors each year. Picture: Getty Images

David Walsh: Why ‘dark tourism’ is essential

Inveraray Castle, the ancestral home of the Clan Campbell. Picture:

50 things to do in Argyll this summer

British-caught cod is back on the menu for shoppers and diners who care if their fish is sustainable, a decade after stocks came close to collapse

Stephen Jardine: Net gains from return of North Sea cod


Brian Ferguson: Leith Theatre is a gem of a venue

Brian Ferguson