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Don’t rush second independence referendum, says ex-SNP chief

Politics 109

Stress warning over SNP primary school tests plan

Nicola Sturgeon’s plans for testing primary school children risk stressing pupils, parents and teachers, a new report has warned.

Education 15
Trump addresses delegates at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio. Picture: Timothy A Clary/Getty

Dani Garavelli: Trump’s hateful speech silences laughter

World 61

Scots diplomat recalls bagpipes and bloodshed with Idi Amin

When Britain broke off diplomatic relations with Uganda in the summer of 1976, it was the first time it had severed ties with a Commonwealth nation.

World 9

Insight: Do we need a cure from the Pokémon bug?

Opinion 3

SNP slam government for ‘gross misjudgment’ over pension age

UK 26

Scottish writer’s role in Great War propaganda campaign

Books 5
Kirsty Blackman is an MP and mother of two. Picture: Kenny Elrick

Two-year-old child of SNP MP makes Westminster history

Politics 20

Euan McColm: If May needs a mandate, Corbyn will oblige

Euan McColm
Euan McColm
Benni McCarthy says he's going to join Neil Lennon's coaching staff at Easter Road. Picture: Getty

Rumour Mill: Benni McCarthy back to Hibs | Celtic’s ‘wildcard’ | Warburton wants two more | Di Canio No.2 for Rangers?

Premiership 191
Bryan Jackson admits he "went home and cried" during the darkest hours of Hearts' administration. Pic: TSPL

Bryan Jackson: Hearts’ Euro strife nothing to admin horror

Football 9
Neil Doncaster says clubs deserve credit for merging the SPL and the SPFL. Pic: SNS

Doncaster: Game coped ‘remarkably well’ with Rangers’ plight

Rangers 51
Celtic's Mikel Lustig. Picture: SNS

Celtic’s Mikael Lustig set for a nocturnal feast


Celtic 1-1 Leicester: English champions win on penalties

Celtic 8

Hearts Sam Nicholson calls on fans to lay off Robbie Neilson

Hearts 12

Hibs chief Leeann Dempster set to make noise amongst the men

Hibernian 11

Kolo Toure’s Celtic arrival hasn’t closed door on ‘wild card’

Celtic 10
Jock Wallace won two Trebles in the space of three years. Picture: Getty

John Greig amazed Rangers legend Wallace not in Hall of Fame

Rangers 29
Ken Munro is set to stay on as Superglass boss following the takeover. Picture: Contributed

Superglass agrees to £8.7m bid from Russian tycoon

Plans for the Westfield retail park in Cumbernauld have been approved. Picture: Contributed

Planners give green light to Cumbernauld retail park

Holiday reading material. Picture: Paul Chappells/TSPL

What are Scotland’s bosses reading on holiday?

Analysis reveals that a total of 180,000 square feet was let in the city centre following a large number of lease renewals  a result that was in line with a year earlier. Picture: TSPL

Edinburgh office market rides out referendum storm


Alliance making ‘good progress’ with strategic review


Aldi signed up as Scottish beer awards sponsor

Retail 1

MBN Solutions backs £7,000 place on data ‘boot camp’

Tech 1

Record numbers stack up for jobs consultancy Search

Mark Rylance is mostly terrific as the BFG and Ruby Barnhill is sweet as ten-year-old orphan Sophie, but Steven Spielbergs film never really takes flight the way it should. Picture: Storyteller Distribution

Film review: The BFG | Star Trek Beyond | Chevalier

A straight line of cairns leads to the large summit cairn and weather station beyond. Picture: Nick Drainey

Walk of the week: Munros challenge - Cairn Gorm

The pool complex at Barcelo Jandia Mar. Picture: Colin Heggie

Travel review: Throw caution to the wind on Fuerteventura

A Muslim worshipper prays at a Johannesburg mosque on 7 June, the first day of Ramadan, last month. Western hostility to Islamic faith belies the extent to which we embraced the thought of its followers. Picture: Marco Longari/Getty

Book review: Philosophy In The Islamic World | The Seamstress And The Wind