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Reading standards in Scotland falling behind UK, study warns

Politics 9
Ransomware, malware and denial of service attacks are among the incidents reported by the countrys public bodies. Picture: Getty Images

Almost 60% of Scottish councils hit by cyber attacks


Brian Monteith: Nationalism has become greatest enemy of devolution

Opinion 9
Sunny spells

Scotland takes 1,800 Syrian refugees over last two years

Politics 1

Henry McLeish: What’s the matter with Westminster?

Opinion 2

Brexit transition deal could last until 2022, says Liam Fox

Experts say wind generated the equivalent of 57 per cent of Scotlands entire electricity needs. Picture: Ian Rutherford

New record set for Scottish wind power generation

Scottish Conservsative leader Ruth Davidson. Picture: Toby Williams

Ruth Davidson calls for Conservatism ‘reboot’

Politics 56
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 Ramsays highlight yesterday came when he eagled the 17th from a bunker. Picture: Getty

Richie Ramsay needs positivity to succeed on the big stage

Carnoustie member Matthew Southgate tied for sixth place at Royal Birkdale. Picture: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

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 3

John Souttar picture perfect in remarkable Hearts comeback

Jamie MacDonald is glad to have regained the number one spot at Kilmarnock. Picture: SNS.

Jamie MacDonald intent on holding on to Kilmarnock gloves

Annan Athletic

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

Morton Fraser chief Chris Harte said the law firm had acted for many overseas investors capitalising on the pound's weakness. Picture: Contributed

Brexit vote boosts income at law firm Morton Fraser

Aquaterra said the investment from EV Private Equity would help fuel its growth. Picture: Contributed

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

Edinburgh housebuilder Miller ‘set for £600m takeover’


Jobs saved as buyer found for Holiday Inn sites in Aberdeen

Media & Leisure

Fewer firms going bust, but KPMG warns of challenges ahead

Markets Economy

Gareth Magee: Small firms show strength amid uncertainty

Tenant farmers should have 'nothing to fear' by approaching landlords, said Dr Bob McIntosh. Picture: Michael Gillen

Tenant farmers warned that amnesty clock is ticking

Farming 1

Bill Jamieson: Predictions of cashless society are premature

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

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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