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critics of the policy believe that cutting air taxes will undermine Scotlands green reputation. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Poll: A quarter of Scots support SNP plan to cut air taxes

Politics 19
The pill is aimed at people who have a few glasses of wine every night and may not recognise they have a problem with alcohol dependency. Picture: Ian Rutherford/TSPL

Alcohol pill could end middle-class drinking ‘epidemic’

Health 2
Heavy showers

Damian Green ‘cautiously optimistic’ after Brexit talks

Politics 19

Man shot dead in Dundee in ‘crossbow attack’


Labour will end PFI, John McDonnell pledges

UK 6

Damian Green tells SNP ‘to get serious’ over Brexit

Politics 399
Two metoer showers are expected in October. Picture: Shutterstock

October meteor showers - where to watch them in Scotland

Environment 1
Journalist and TV presenter Sarah Smith was among women who expressed their concern after the BBC's gender pay gap was revealed. Picture: Robert Perry

Scotland ‘fairest in the UK’ but still has £8k gender pay gap

Management 18
Alfredo Morelos goes down under the attentions of Jozo Simunovic. Picture: SNS

Why the referee didn’t award Rangers a penalty against Celtic

Premiership 5
Scott Brown celebrates after Celtic's 2-0 victory at Ibrox. Picture: Getty

Scott Brown will not face any action over Alfredo Morelos clash

Celtic 37
Aberdeen's Graeme Shinnie (centre) opens the scoring against Rangers at Ibrox in a previous clash. Picture: SNS Group

New date for Rangers-Aberdeen league match confirmed by SPFL

The Scotland squad for the must-win matches against Slovakia and Slovenia has been announced. Picture: Getty Images

Scotland name squad for matches against Slovakia and Slovenia

Scotland 9

Ross County sack management team of Jim McIntyre and Billy Dodds

Ross County 4

Lisbon Lions to be inducted into Scottish Football Hall of Fame

Celtic 2

Rumour Mill: Griffiths slammed over Ibrox antics | Caixinha ‘squared up to Celtic coach’ | FIFA u-turn on poppies

Celtic 313

FIFA set to perform U-turn on wearing of poppies

Scotland 41
Hearts Jamie Walker goes down under Jordan Turnbulls sliding tackle, but no penalty was given. Picture: SNS.

Line call provides relief for Hearts’ Ross Callachan

Premiership 9

Why Jim McIntyre’s sacking from Ross County wasn’t much of a surprise

Craig Fowler

Brian Monteith: Theresa May is neither down nor out

Opinion 302
Research suggests workers who stand on the job are twice as likely to have heart disease than workers who sit

Lesley Riddoch: Back-breaking work has returned to Britain

Opinion 39
Too often the message girls receive on their smartphones is that they will be judged on their looks. Picture: Getty/iStockphoto

Dani Garavelli: A quarter of girls drowning in a sea of self-loathing

Opinion 4
Schools should embrace the new approach. Photograph: Getty

Pat Black: Teach First collaboration helps raise standards

Education 3
Marenka Thompson-Odlum who is originally from St Lucia and is doing a PHD on slave connections stands in front of a painting of the Glassford family. Picture: John Devlin

Leader: Second City of Empire’s bitter inheritance

News 7
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

Farming 60
Kier Construction Scotland employs about 200 people. Picture: Chris Biele

Construction group Kier hails ‘exciting’ Scottish workload

Companies 1
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

Tech 1
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

Tech 4

Trust behind lynx plan pledges to insure against attacks

Farming 5

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

Financial 1
Atlantis Resources chief Tim Cornelius. Picture: Jon Savage

Atlantis to seek backing to extend tidal energy project

News 5

Bill Jamieson: The strange case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde’s talking shop

Bill Jamieson
The National Theatre of Scotland is joining forces with the Screen Machine to take its shows into remote corners of the country.

Cinema screenings to be staged by National Theatre of Scotland

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

News 6

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

Brian Ferguson