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Richard Leonard wants Brexit powers returned to Holyrood

Richard Leonard backs Nicola Sturgeon in Brexit powers row

Politics 10
Hundreds of BiFab workers gathered in Edinburgh ready to march to the Scottish Parliament.

BiFab nearly went into administration three times in a week

News 43
Light sleet

Stark warning over effects of cuts on A&E patient safety

Politics 172

Robert Mugabe refuses to stand down in TV address


North Sea oil industry could be boosted by change in Budget

News 8
Charles Manson has died.  Picture: California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation via AP

Mass killer Charles Manson dies in prison aged 83

World 9
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Lesley Riddoch: New Labour leader will need to be bold and brave to succeed

Opinion 33

Rumour Mill: McLeish new favourite for Rangers job | Celtic to spend in January | Rangers eye double signing

Premiership 297

Rangers keen on loan deals for Manchester United pair - reports


Alex McLeish is new bookies’ favourite to become next Rangers boss

Rangers 8

Fraser Brown and Scott Maitland added to Scotland squad

Scotland 1

Gregor Townsend heaps praise on Scotland as injuries bite

Scotland 2

Stuart Hogg lights way on day of pride for Scotland

Scotland 4
Scotland's Ali Price, left, and Finn Russell at full-time. Picture: SNS/SRU

Ali Price: ‘Puppy dog eyes’ got me off the hook with ref

Scotland 1

New Hearts stand free of creaks but plenty of groans by fans

Alan Pattullo

Brian Monteith: Stakes could not be higher for Hammond’s budget

Opinion 16
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Lesley Riddoch: New Labour leader will need to be bold and brave to succeed

Opinion 33
Darren McGarvey has seen his book about the impact of deprivation become a bestseller. Picture: John Devlin

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

Opinion 33
The party was caught out by the announcement of Kezia Dugdale. Picture: Scott Louden

Leader: New Labour leader needs to rewrite the script

Opinion 3
Tentsmuir Spring Cycle with Keith McCartney.

Kirsty Gunn: The life lessons of the natural world

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

Tesla reveals electric lorry to revolutionise haulage

Business 11
Tesco Ellon

Tesco wins provisional green light for £3.7bn Booker deal


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

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

Christmas lights and attractions in George Street and Princes Street Gardens. Picture: submitted

Edinburgh celebrates official Christmas lights switch on

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

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

The story of Scotland’s hovercraft and why they failed

News 9

Brian Ferguson: Radical thinking required for Royal Mile

Brian Ferguson