The Scotsman

Nicola Sturgeon to launch new drive for Scottish independence this week

Politics 276

Councils challenge SNP vow to double free childcare

Flagship plans to introduce Scandinavian-style free childcare in Scotland and attract a generation of mothers back into the workplace have been branded “irresponsible” and could be torpedoed by a lack of funding and planning.

Education 65
The United Airlines pilots were arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol. Picture: Wiki Commons

Two pilots arrested ‘under the influence’ at Glasgow Airport

Transport 3

Police investigating shooting in Edinburgh find firearm

A firearm has been found by police investigating a shooting in Edinburgh that left one man in hospital.

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Trump with, from left to right, his sister Maryanne Trump Barry and cousins Willie Murray, Alasdair Murray, Calum Murray and Chrissie Murray at the house in Tong where his mother was brought up

Insight: Why does the Trump trail go cold in the Hebrides?

World 22

Leading scientist suspended amid ‘research misconduct’ investigation

News 15

Quest to identify Tay Road Bridge workers in classic photographs

Dundee 2

Brexit setback for Scots tourism as businesses fear increase in costs

Politics 46
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Researchers from QMU spoke to people drinking nearly ten times the recommended weekly alcohol limit. Picture: iStockphoto/Getty

Alcohol price plan ‘will harm biggest drinkers’

News 29

Euan McColm: Road to oblivion paved with good intentions

Euan McColm
Euan McColm
Oliver Burke, left, has joined recently promoted Bundesliga side Red Bull Leipzig. Picture: Getty

Oliver Burke ‘becomes most expensive ever Scots footballer’

Scotland 1
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds performed in Glasgow. Picture: Jane Barlow

Noel Gallagher jokes with Celtic fans during Glasgow gig

Music 3
Everton's James McCarthy has been linked to Celtic. Picture: Greg Macvean

Rumour Mill: James McCarthy and Andre Wisdom linked to Celtic | Bayern Munich targets Oliver Burke

Celtic 349
Celtic's Craig Gordon was dropped to the bench for the Aberdeen game. Picture: SNS

Brendan Rodgers axes Craig Gordon then calls him ‘fantastic’

Celtic 15

Scotland injury concern over Leigh Griffiths

Scotland 5

Sam Nicholson tips Jason Cummings to play at a higher level

Scotland 14

Celtic 4 - 1 Aberdeen: Champions leapfrog Rangers at the top

Celtic 54

Partick 1 - 2 Hearts: Tony Watt wins it for Jambos

Hearts 46
Sensewhere will use the cash injection to support research and development over the next three years to improve its mapping technology

£1.4m helps keep Edinburgh mapping firm on right track

Tech 3
Founder and master brewer Dougal Sharp saw Innis & Gunn sell more than 23 million bottles of beer last year. Picture: JohnNeed.co.uk

The Big Interview: Dougal Sharp, Innis & Gunn’s founder and master brewer

Retail 1
All remaining BHS stores will close this weekend. Picture: Johnston Press

End of an era as final BHS stores close for good

Retail 5

Windows supplier TFD goes bust with 63 jobs lost

Companies 6

Cash injection sees lab firm expand in Cumbernauld

Tech 4

Scottish business wire: TFD | Aggreko | E&O | Converge Challenge

News 11
Emma Riddell secured funding to set up her own ice cream business. Picture: Contributed

Edinburgh ice cream vendor has funding goal licked

Retail 3
Richard Gadd. Picture: submitted

Richard Gadd wins Edinburgh Festival Fringe comedy award

News 9
The Enchanted Forest sound and light show attracted 62,000 people last year. Picture: Jane Barlow

What to expect from the Enchanted Forest light show 2016

Art
Thousands of runners take part in the Great Scottish Run every year. Picture: Hemedia

Everything you need to know about the Great Scottish Run

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