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Oil giant fined £7,000 for rig diesel leak into North Sea

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Nicola Sturgeon: Scottish independence may offer ‘greatest stability’ post-Brexit

Independence may offer most “certainty and stability” for Scotland after Britain’s vote to leave the European Union despite the “challenges and opportunities” it would bring, Nicola Sturgeon has said.

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Theresa May with Northern Ireland's First Minister Arlene Foster and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Leaders: Hard borders are a fact of life for those outside EU

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Mystery as midge numbers drop sharply

They are the scourge of Scottish outdoor enthusiasts but experts are at a loss to explain sudden drop in their numbers.

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George Square in Glasgow, between 1890 and 1900. Picture: Wiki Commons

16 amazing colourised images of Scotland in the 1890s

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Could a second Scottish independence referendum be called?

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Amazing images reveal snow tunnels on Ben Nevis

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Man arrested after Mr Scotland bodybuilder found stabbed

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GPs are prescribing more children in Scotland with anti-depressant pills. Picture: Getty Images

Hundreds more Scots children prescribed anti-depressant pills

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Tony Blair holds a press conference at Admiralty House, London as he responds to the Chilcot report  Picture: PA Wire

10,000 sign petition to ‘hold Tony Blair to account’ over Iraq war

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Euan McColm: The really radical thing to do is to work together

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Euan McColm
Nacho Novo celebrates a goal for Rangers against Maccabi Haifa in the 2006/07 UEFA Cup. Picture: SNS Group

Nacho Novo signs for Glentoran on one-year deal

Could Patrick Bamford, pictured here in action for Norwich, be on his way to Celtic? Picture: Getty Images

Rumour Mill: Bamford to Celtic? | Nacho Novo to Glentoran? | Hibs want Henderson | Olympiacos eye Ambrose

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Cammy Kerr gained first-team experience at Peterhead. Picture: SNS

Cammy Kerr warns team-mates to beware of ‘horrible’ Balmoor

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Kolo Toure on his infamous first training session at Arsenal

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Rangers striker Ryan Hardie signs for St Mirren on loan

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Celtic confirm release of ‘pink’ third strip

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Kolo Toure can inspire young Celtic stars - Chris Davies

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Rangers Joe Dodoo celebrates scoring his sides third goal against East Stirlingshire at Ochilview on Friday. Picture: PA

Joe Dodoo: Rangers can definitely win league this season

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RBS has warned customers could be charged interest rates if the market deteriorates. Picture: John Devlin

RBS warns of negative interest charges if base rate falls

A North Sea oil rig

Profits take a tumble at oil giant BP

BT Openreach worker and van

Telecoms giant BT vows changes to Openreach

A Macfarlane Group lorry

Glasgow’s Macfarlane Group to expand reach in England


MPs call for commission to shake up banking watchdog

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Green branded ‘unacceptable face of capitalism’ over BHS actions

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Homes near a Waitrose are typically worth �38,666 more. Picture: TSPL

‘Waitrose effect’ can make home worth £38,000 more

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Edinburgh Hogmanay 2015 celebrations, New Year 2016, Princes Street. Picture; Ian Georgeson,

Edinburgh Hogmanay street party tickets on sale tomorrow

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Performers appearing from around the world at the Edinburgh Military Tattoo have helped attract a record number of visitors. Picture: Getty

Value of Edinburgh’s festival soars to £313m in five years

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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

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