20mph zones to come into effect across Edinburgh

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Edinburgh Festival offers refunds before ‘extreme’ opera opens

The Edinburgh International Festival has taken the unprecedented step of offering refunds for one of its flagship operas before it is even staged in the city due to its extreme content.

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George Square in Glasgow, between 1890 and 1900. Picture: Wiki Commons

16 amazing colourised images of Scotland in the 1890s

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Brexit action plan published by Scottish Labour

SCOTTISH Labour has published its Brexit action plan, outlining steps it says the Scottish Government should take to protect jobs and the wider economy in the wake of the vote to leave the European Union (EU).

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French athlete Jean Bouinin was pipped at the post in the 5000m final at the Stockholm Olympic Games in 1912. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Martyn McLaughlin: IOC refusal to ban Russia reduces Rio to farce

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Hollande brands IS killing of priest ‘cowardly assassination’

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Major £1m funding boost for South of Scotland eagle project


Tickets not being checked aboard ScotRail trains on strike days

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Labours NEC said Jeremy Corbyn did not need to secure nominations to be on the leadership ballot. Picture: AFP/Getty

Court battle to keep Jeremy Corbyn off leadership ballot opens

Politics 9
Bass Rock in the Forth is home to thousands of sea birds which the RSPB say could be affected. Picture: Jane Barlow

Energy chiefs seek action on major off-shore wind farm

Politics 22

Scott Macnab: New laws don’t drive social change

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Scott Macnab
Hundreds of Hibs fans evaded the pitch after full-time. Picture: Greg Macvean

Hibs request meetings with fans over cup final disorder

Liam Henderson could be on his way back to Easter Road. Picture: Getty Images

Rumour Mill: Hibs close in on Henderson | Novo seals Glentoran switch | Jordan Larsson rubbishes Rangers link

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Kolo Toure could make his debut at Celtic Park next week. Picture: SNS

Celtic register Kolo Toure for Astana tie

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Niko Kranjcar celebrates scoring Rangers' third goal against Stranraer. Picture: SNS.

Niko Kranjcar and Joey Barton bring ‘class’ to Rangers

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Five facts you should know about Astana v Celtic

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Hearts striker Tony Watt: I don’t deserve bad-boy reputation

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Defensive problems pile up for Celtic ahead of Euro tie

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Scott Brown will look to get the better of Roger Canas. Picture: SNS

Three key battles that will decide Astana v Celtic

Marston's taverns division saw like-for-like sales rise by nearly 3%. Picture: PA

Marston’s welcomes sales boost thanks to Euro 2016

GlaxoSmithKline has dismissed Brexit jitters and will invest in its UK manufacturing sites. Picture: PA

GlaxoSmithKline waves aside Brexit fears in big investment

ARM Holdings supplies technology for Apple's iPhone. Picture: Contributed

Takeover target tech firm Arm Holdings boosts Q2 profits

BT Openreach worker and van

BT under pressure from rivals after Ofcom Openreach ruling

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Profits take a tumble at oil giant BP

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Glasgow’s Macfarlane Group to expand reach in England


RBS warns of negative interest charges if base rate falls


MPs call for commission to shake up banking watchdog

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Edinburgh Hogmanay 2015 celebrations, New Year 2016, Princes Street. Picture; Ian Georgeson,

Edinburgh Hogmanay street party tickets on sale tomorrow

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Performers appearing from around the world at the Edinburgh Military Tattoo have helped attract a record number of visitors. Picture: Getty

Value of Edinburgh’s festival soars to £313m in five years

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Mark Rylance is mostly terrific as the BFG and Ruby Barnhill is sweet as ten-year-old orphan Sophie, but Steven Spielbergs film never really takes flight the way it should. Picture: Storyteller Distribution

Film review: The BFG | Star Trek Beyond | Chevalier

A straight line of cairns leads to the large summit cairn and weather station beyond. Picture: Nick Drainey

Walk of the week: Munros challenge - Cairn Gorm

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