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Theresa May requests transition period after Brexit

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Tory councillor Michael Jamieson appeared from custody at Perth Sheriff Court to face a charge of possessing indecent images at his Buchan Drive home. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Tory councillor in Perth court to face child porn charges

Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico's southeast coast .Picture: HELENE VALENZUELA/AFP/Getty Images

Hurricane Maria: Brit dies after boat capsizes off Puerto Rico


Celtic nominated for ‘best fans in world football’ award

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Tory councillor struck off teaching list for ‘drooling hag’ tweet to Sturgeon

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Armed police to patrol Ibrox for Old Firm match

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon spoke of the difficulties starting out as a young female politician. Picture: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Nicola Sturgeon’s admits to suffering sexism as young politician

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Nardini's world famous ice cream parlour, Largs, North Ayrshire. 
Picture: Paul Tomkins

Nardini’s: Scotland’s best-loved ice cream institution

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Celtic captain Scott Brown, right, plays it for laughs with team-mate Leigh Griffiths during training. Picture: SNS.

Celtic are stronger, fitter and more together says Scott Brown

Rangers manager Pedro Caixinha will need his side to perform against Celtic at Ibrox on Saturday. Picture: Getty

Will another Old Firm hammering spell the end for Pedro Caixinha?

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Rangers' Daniel Candeias has been a creative force for his side so far. Picture: PA

4 of the most interesting stats in the Scottish Premiership right now

Premiership 5

Betfred Cup semi-final dates: Hibs v Celtic | Motherwell v Rangers

League Cup

Bruno Alves to miss Old Firm game with calf injury

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Moussa Dembele nominated for FIFA ‘goal of the year’ award

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Celtic nominated for ‘best fans in world football’ award

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Samantha Kinghorn celebrates winning the Women's 200m T53 Final and setting a new world record at the IPC World ParaAthletics Championships in London.  Picture: Lynne Cameron/Getty Images for Ottobock

Sammi Kinghorn is first para-sport athlete to win top award

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Kenny MacAskill: Simply tholing offensive behaviour is no longer acceptable

Opinion 69
Scotlands education system is in crisis but hammering the private sector while affluent parents can afford to buy access to the best state schools seems to be missing the point.

Tom Peterkin: Waging a class war will not solve crisis in the classroom

Opinion 45
Scots helped to develop tea estates in Assam, northern India, and Sri Lanka (Ceylon as was).

Bill Jamieson: Let’s hear it for our Scots tea heroes

Opinion 5
Jim Duffy says Billions' Bobby Axelrod, played by Damian Lewis, second left, knows the value of a good co-founder. Picture: James Minchin/SHOWTIME

Jim Duffy: Two’s company to help start-ups achieve success

NFU Scotland's James Porter said: 'We must be able to continue to source seasonal workers.' Picture: Craig Stephen

Scottish crops at risk without migrant labour, says NFUS

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Kier Construction Scotland employs about 200 people. Picture: Chris Biele

Construction group Kier hails ‘exciting’ Scottish workload

Inside Biometrics recently won a Scottish Life Sciences Award for its KEYA device. Picture: Inside Biometrics

Jobs saved after buyer found for Dingwall diabetes outfit

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LendingCrowd CEO Stuart Lunn, right, with head of origination Adrian Innes. Picture: Stewart Attwood

P2P lender LendingCrowd targets growth in Scotland


Google strikes $1.1bn deal with smartphone maker HTC

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Trust behind lynx plan pledges to insure against attacks

Farming 5

Co-op Group sells final 1% stake in troubled Co-op Bank

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Atlantis Resources chief Tim Cornelius. Picture: Jon Savage

Atlantis to seek backing to extend tidal energy project

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Martin Flanagan: KPMG cleared of failing to twig HBOS woes

Martin Flanagan
Glasgow-born Sir John A Macdonald,  former Prime Minister of Canada. PIC: Creative Commons.

Why does Canada want to remove symbols of its Scottish settler past?

A ruby and sapphire ring gifted by Bonnie Prince Charlie to a female supporter is on show in Inverness. PIC: Inverness Museum and Art Gallery/Ewen Weatherspoon.

7 Jacobite relics still found in the Highlands


Bespoke sword-making service coming to Edinburgh

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Brian Ferguson: Littlejohn hopes dream can come true with Sleep in the Park

Brian Ferguson