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Scottish private schools face £5m business rate tax hike

Politics 38
The policy of free university tuition lies at the heart of the wider principle of universal benefits in Scotland. Picture: Neil Hanna

Scott Macnab: Scotland stands alone on tuition fees

Opinion 1

Escalating violence among Scottish gangs prompts police warning


What can we expect from the 2017 GERS figures?

Politics 43
A widow who left a tiny Scottish isle in search of a 
new life 164 years ago founded 
Australian dynasty. Picture: JP

Widow who left remote Scots isle 164 years ago honoured for creating ‘dynasty’

Kirkwall, Orknery: Picture: Donald MacLeod

Orkney and Shetland ferry fares to be slashed next year

Transport 5
Scott Sinclair celebrates opening the scoring for Celtic. Picture: SNS

Five things we learned from Astana 4 - 3 Celtic

Celtic's Scott Sinclair celebrates with Leigh Griffiths during the second leg in Astana. Picture: Craig Williamson/SNS

Celtic likely to be in pot four for group stage draw

Celtic 5
Celtic's Olivier Ntcham celebrates his goal. Picture: SNS

Astana 4-3 Celtic (4-8 agg): Rodgers’ side survive second half scare

Celtic 52
Celtics Moussa Dembele at Hampden last year. Picture: John Devlin

Moussa Dembele trolls Rangers fans after Astana win

Celtic 31

Brendan Rodgers admits mixed emotions after Celtic wobble in Astana

Celtic 5

Rangers boss will give Ryan Hardie chance to prove himself


Billy Davies withdraws from Hearts job amid ‘structure’ concerns

Hearts 19

Edinburgh open Euro bid with trips to Madejski and Moscow

Rugby union

Astana 4 - 3 Celtic: How the Celtic players rated

Craig Fowler
The contract will support 1,000 existing jobs at the Alexander Dennis plant in Falkirk. Picture: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Alexander Dennis drives off with £44m Mexican bus deal

Citibase said its survey results were a 'wake-up call' for government. Picture: John Devlin

Small firms ‘resilient’ amid faltering trust on Brexit deal

Lidl enjoyed an 18.9% surge in sales to overtake Waitrose. Picture: Kimberley Powell

Lidl overtakes Waitrose as seventh-biggest supermarket

Retail 1
Cairn Energy chief executive Simon Thomson. Picture: Contributed

‘Exciting’ opportunities in pipeline for Cairn Energy


Wood Group profits slide on Amec acquisition costs


Record sales for housebuilder Springfield Properties


Burness Paull confident of growth as independent law firm

External Reality boss Richard Allan, left, with Mark Alexander of DR Alexander & Son. Picture: Contributed

Highlands firms on trail to boost rural internet links


Bill Jamieson: Is investing success due to luck or judgment?

Bill Jamieson

Video: Watch the Fringe show that’s so scary performances are getting cancelled

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Snow from atop the UK's highest mountain (pictured) has melted. Picture: Contributed

Ben Nevis completely snow free for first time in over a decade

Margot Robbie is virtually unrecognisable in character as Queen Elizabeth I. Picture: Twitter/badpostsmargot

New images show Margot Robbie in Mary Queen of Scots film

Darren McGarvey is taking his place at the Edinburgh Book Festival this year. Picture: Toby Williams

Darren McGarvey: Determination trumps self-loathing - and dirty nappies


Brian Ferguson: Fringe workers deserve fair wage for their work

Brian Ferguson