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‘Impossible’ to fix Scottish roads due to cuts, say transport experts

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Campaigners against smacking ban say majority oppose move

Politics 142
Nicola Sturgeon

Brian Wilson: What are the SNP hiding over public project finance? Good luck with getting any answers

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Orange walks at risk following fresh legal advice

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MSPs seek to condemn Madrid over Catalonia

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Joyce McMillan: Are the Tories imploding over Brexit?

Opinion 19
Nicola Sturgeon will outline her economic plans in Glasgow today.

Nicola Sturgeon to outline economic growth plans

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Anas Sarwar and Richard Leonard at Labour leader hustings. Picture; John Devlin

Labour chief: Leaks during leadership race bring party into ‘disrepute’

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Could Danny Ings be reunited with the man who signed him for Liverpool? Picture: Getty Images

Rumour Mill: Liverpool striker to Celtic? | Green light for Rangers transfer? | Gers legend slams Miller

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The main stand at Tynecastle is being redeveloped. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Hearts ‘haven’t ruled out postponing Tynecastle return’ says Ann Budge

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The chance to play against Celtic was one of the reasons Bruno Alves signed for Rangers. Picture: SNS.

Kenny Miller must play at Hampden says Rangers’ Bruno Alves

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Celtics Callum McGregor found it difficult to watch as his team-mates suffered a 3-0 defeat by Bayern Munich on Wednesday night. Picture: SNS.

Celtic’s Callum McGregor wary of Hibs danger man John McGinn

League Cup

Brendan Rodgers insists his attacking approach will let Celtic thrive

Celtic

Craig Levein hails Tommy Wright as architect of St Johnstone success

Hearts

David Gray relishes fight for a place in Neil Lennon’s Hibs side

League Cup 2

Darryl Marfo: Edinburgh are on alert for Kransy Yar tie

Rugby union

Moira Gordon: Celtic far from equal to latest European challenge

Moira Gordon
A Union Jack flag flies in front of the European Commission building as British Prime Minister May is due to meet European Commission President Juncker for a dinner in a bid to unblock Brexit talks ahead of a decisive EU summit this week, in Brussels on October 16, 2017.
EU leaders meeting in Brussels on October 19 and 20 are due to decide whether or not negotiators can move on to discussing post-Brexit trade ties with Britain if "sufficient progress" has been made in divorce talks. The indication from the EU side is that they will postpone their decision to a summit in December as the break-up negotiations are currently deadlocked, particularly over the multi-billion-euro exit bill the EU says Britain must pay.
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Brexit ‘transition period’ losing value amid deadlock

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P and O posted strong figures

P&O Ferries posts record Q3 for lorries across the Irish Sea

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Flybe warned over profits after incurring higher-than-expected aircraft maintenance costs. Picture; PA

Flybe issues profit warning after mounting maintenance costs

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Veitchi has market floored with key contract wins

Companies 1

Demand sees second Jaguar Land Rover city site opened

Business 2

Former Ipsos Mori boss Mark Diffley sets up own firm

Companies

Monday interview: Eleanor Coates, senior trademark attorney

Retail
Sandy Adam, executive chairman of Springfield Properties. Picture: Dan Phillips

Aim flotation sees housebuilder raise £25m with IPO

Companies 1

John McLellan: Will start-ups match Scotsman’s staying power?

Liam Rudden: Viewing The Ivy on the Square from Table 20

Food and drink
Paolo Nutini will be teaching songwriting at the University of the West of Scotland.

Singing star Paolo Nutini to become a university tutor

Celebrity
Delicious Pub Food. Burgers And Glasses Of Beer On Wooden Plates

Everything You Need to Know about this weekend’s Meats and Beats Festival in Edinburgh

Food and drink

Brian Ferguson: Lights, cameras and action for Young Films

Brian Ferguson