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Scottish Government ‘undermined expert evidence’ over Named Person

Politics 211
Skye electronica Niteworks have been commissioned to come up with a nine-minute sequence to be matched to pyrotechnics at Hogmanay in Edinburgh.

Skye band to create score for choreographed Edinburgh Hogmanay fireworks

Music 14
Richard Leonard outside the Glasgow Science Centre where the result was revealed. Picture: John Devlin

Richard Leonard vows to unite Scottish Labour with socialist agenda

Politics 16
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How the Royal Mail has stamp penny-pinchers beat this Christmas

Business 21

Kezia Dugdale ‘may be suspended’ over I’m a Celeb admits new Labour leader

News 88

Euan McColm: Pollok rapper who says Yes to grown-up debate

Opinion 21

Lloyds Banking Group to refund missing ATM money

Business
Graffiti of Putin in Crimea. Picture: Yuri Lashov/Getty

Insight: How much can Vladimir Putin influence what we think and do?

Lifestyle 1
Minimum pricing is not a panacea. Photograph: Getty/iStockphoto

Alison Douglas: Take pride in the defeat of Big Alcohol

News 69

Rumour Mill: Chris Coleman ‘turned down Rangers’ | West Brom to hijack Scotland’s move for O’Neill | Murty unsure of position

Premiership 63

Confirmed: Hearts get Tynecastle Park go-ahead to face Partick Thistle

Premiership 34
Scotland's Jonny Gray scores a try. Picture: SNS/SRU Bill Murray

Scotland 17 - 22 New Zealand: Scots impress but Kiwi class tells

Scotland 29

Ross County 0 - 1 Celtic: Griffiths wonder free-kick secures win

Premiership 4

Murrayfield hails Doddie Weir ahead of All Blacks Test match

Scotland 1

Hibs 1 - 2 St Johnstone: Saints win in dramatic fashion

Premiership 6

Hearts ‘continuing to work’ on Tynecastle Main Stand

Hearts 14

Five things we learned from Ross County 0 - 1 Celtic

The era of cheap booze is coming to an end – at last

News 185

Brian Wilson: Fundamentalists forced ‘bonkers’ Brexit deadline on May

Opinion 42
A stark warning from history, delivered by Will Young and Louise Rednapp, in the musical Cabaret

Joyce McMillan: The rise of the far-right in Europe is no Cabaret, old chum

Opinion 21
A copy of the railplane poster is displayed at Milngavie Station. Picture: NRM Pictorial Collection

Alastair Dalton: Inventor’s anniversary points us to the future

Opinion 5
Scott Hastings presents a Radio Forth Award for services to sport to Doddie Weir (Picture: Ian Georgeson)

Leader comment: Our love for Doddie, a giant among us all

Opinion 1
The new electric lorry. (Tesla via AP)

Tesla reveals electric lorry to revolutionise haulage

Business 10
Among the firms Scottish contracts is a �23m deal to extend several platforms at Edinburgh Waverley railway station. Picture: Network Rail

Share price ‘horror’ for Carillion

Companies
Tesco Ellon

Tesco wins provisional green light for £3.7bn Booker deal

Business

FirstGroup swings to loss but eyeing return to dividend

News 1

Scotframe to become part of global giant Saint-Gobain

Companies 2

Martin Flanagan: Nothing to suggest rate rise was wrong

Retail
A former Facebook President spoke out about the network last week

Jim Duffy: Embrace the joy of missing out on social media

Business 4

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

IRVINE, CA - SEPTEMBER 12:  Taco Bell restaurant in Orange County, California.  (Photo by Joshua Blanchard/Getty Images for Taco Bell)

Taco Bell: what is it and why do Americans love it?

Food & Drink

First bottles drawn from Annandale Whisky Distillery after restoration project

Food & Drink
The new track will be built in Knightswood in north-west Glasgow. Picture: Glasgow City Council

Glasgow to open Scotland’s first Olympic-standard BMX bike track

Tech
Hovercraft at Finnart, Loch Long, 1965. Picture: TSPL

The story of Scotland’s hovercraft and why they failed

News
The Who in 1965 - the same year they pitched up in Elgin following the release of My Generation. PIC:

When The Who’s Keith Moon was kicked out a cafe in Elgin

Lifestyle 2

Brian Ferguson: Radical thinking required for Royal Mile

Brian Ferguson