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Westminster terror attack: Five dead and 40 injured

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Keith Palmer, 48, who died in the terror attack.

Hero police officer who died in Westminster attack is named

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Nicola Sturgeon: ‘We feel sense of solidarity with London’

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Armed officers are being deployed to 'key sites' in Edinburgh.

Armed patrols in Scotland increased following Westminster attack

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Sarra Hoy becomes premature birth charity ambassador

UK

Police Scotland facing ‘elephant-sized’ budget gap

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Indyref2 vote on hold after Scottish Parliament suspended

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Yes campaign tipped to push ‘take back control’ message

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rs May said every effort had been put into work with the devolved administrations.

PMQs: Theresa May hits back at SNP Brexit agreement claims

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Scott Macnab: Battle over Named Person scheme re-opens

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Skyscanner is a Scottish digital tech success story. The number of jobs in the wider sector could rise to 150,000 by 2021. Picture: Contributed

Digital strategy could lead to tech jobs boost in Scotland

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Tom Smith: Westminster attack has hallmarks of lone wolf

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Nicola Sturgeon: ‘We feel sense of solidarity with London’

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Theresa May: Westminster attack was ‘sick and depraved’

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Armed officers are being deployed to 'key sites' in Edinburgh.

Armed patrols in Scotland increased following Westminster attack

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Former Scots science chief says time to look again at GM crops

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Police Scotland facing ‘elephant-sized’ budget gap

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Paris Gourtsoyannis: ‘Two shots rang out and two people fell’

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Indyref2 vote on hold after Scottish Parliament suspended

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Satisfaction with Lothian Buses' punctuality has fallen to 85 per cent compared to 91 per cent in 2013. Picture: Lothian Buses

Passengers increasingly upset by late-running buses

Transport 38
The Renault ZOE is among models in the 23 per cent electric Scottish car club fleet. Picture: Carplus

Scottish drivers flock to join car-sharing clubs

Transport 1
A view of the Cairngorms on the tourist route.

Cairngorms Snow Roads scenic route plan on track

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Airline cabin laptop ban to be implemented by Saturday in UK

Transport

Man comes forward after toddler assaulted on Edinburgh train

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‘Cynical’ SNP accused of ignoring rail police merger evidence

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Laptop ban to affect passengers on flights to Scotland

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Kinmylies Primary School in Inverness. Picture: Kinmylies PS

Inverness pupils on flight home after terror attack

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It makes business sense for companies to invest in cyber security. Picture: David Moir

Mandy Haeburn-Little: Business needs cyber-security experts

Opinion
Human rights lawyer Aamer Anwar. Picture: John Devlin

Lawyer Aamer Anwar elected as new Glasgow University rector

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Jim Sillars thinks the Scottish Government should drop their Named Person scheme. Picture: SWNS

SNP should ‘do a Hammond’ over Named Person scheme - Sillars

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Teacher may be taught via video link. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Plans for video link lessons to deal with teacher shortage

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Last December, the Pisa ratings testing 15-year-olds in more than 70 countries showed Scotlands schools recording their worst ever performance. Picture: John Devlin

Schools urged to face facts over Finns’ superior results

Education 5
Many teachers reluctant to become head teachers due to stress and workload.

Relationships ‘hit the rocks’ due to head teacher workload

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Moray primary school in YouTube plea to recruit head teacher

Politics 5

Martin Crewe: Education alone will not close attainment gap

Opinion 1

Leader comment: A degree is no guarantee of work skills

Opinion 3
The Renault ZOE is among models in the 23 per cent electric Scottish car club fleet. Picture: Carplus

Scottish drivers flock to join car-sharing clubs

Transport 1

Video: Chance to spot Northern Lights in Edinburgh tonight

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Two crashes halted westbound traffic on the A8 and M8 at Newhouse in North Lanarkshire this morning. Picture: Traffic Scotland

Scotland's weather: Milder weather ahead after snow chaos

Environment 4

Record dolphin, porpoise and whale sightings during national survey

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Renewable energy firm secures £51m debt facility

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Ilona Amos: Bringing back beavers could benefit nature and society

Opinion 2

Baby wallaby dies after being chased by Dumfries teenagers

Environment 7

Report reveals NHS failing Down’s syndrome patients

UK
Sarra Hoy with her son Callum.

Sarra Hoy becomes premature birth charity ambassador

UK
Children are not being allowed to play outside until age 10. Picture: Contributed

Average age for allowing kids to play outside alone is 10

Family
Women who have used the pill are less likely to have bowel cancer, endometrial cancer or ovarian cancer. Picture: TSPL

Contraceptive pill ‘can ward off cancer’ in women

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Dr Hannah Ryan was described as one of the best doctors I have worked with by a colleague. Picture: Contributed

Doctor was ‘in panic’ over Pauline Cafferkey’s temperature

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Pauline Cafferkey fell seriously ill the next day and tested positive for the Ebola virus.

Pauline Cafferkey to give evidence over Ebola case

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A Race For Life 10k competitor in Holyrood Park. Picture: Greg Macvean

Gill Parker: I have never been a sporty person – but I just love the ‘me’ time of running

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New baby costs a third of salary as parents pay £184 a week

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Doctor misled medics over Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey

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Scientists seek human versions of cancer-immune ‘supermice’

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Fears raised of ‘cover-up’ over drug’s link to birth defects

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Children are not being allowed to play outside until age 10. Picture: Contributed

Children not allowed to "play out" until age ten

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Report reveals NHS failing Down’s syndrome patients

UK
Sarra Hoy with her son Callum.

Sarra Hoy becomes premature birth charity ambassador

UK

Westminster terror attack: Five dead and 40 injured

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Hero police officer who died in Westminster attack is named

UK

Theresa May: Westminster attack was ‘sick and depraved’

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Police Scotland facing ‘elephant-sized’ budget gap

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Westminster attack: Donald Trump offers ‘full co-operation and support’

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Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman secretly worked for a Russian billionaire, according to reports. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

Trump campaign chief ‘worked for Russian billionaire’

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Smallholder farmers tending their fields in Malawi

Charlie Bevan: Eat into poverty with Malawi rice

Opinion 2
FBI director James Comey, left, and National Security Agency director Michael Rogers at the Congressional hearing. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

FBI reveals investigation into Trump’s links with Russia

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Video: Chance to spot Northern Lights in Edinburgh tonight

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A Buckfast Tonic Wine Easter Egg has gone on sale. Picture: SWNS

Shop flooded with 2,000 orders for Buckfast Easter Egg

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The production of whisky creates Baudoinia compniacensis fungus as a by-product. Picture: John Devlin

Couple take legal action against Diageo over ‘whisky fungus’

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Man proposes to girlfriend using info board at Glasgow Central

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‘Human swan’ planning flight over Hebrides

Environment

Jane Bradley: My new pet subject - CPR for dogs

Opinion 2

Monopoly replaces classic tokens with penguin and T-Rex

World
Colin Montgomerie . Picture: Getty

Colin Montgomerie sues former partner for £5 million

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Colin Dexter, Inspector Morse author, dies aged 86

Books
Actor Daniel Portman attends the THREE Empire awards at The Roundhouse (Photo by Jeff Spicer/Getty Images)

Game of Thrones actor Daniel Portman voices Indyref2 support

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Cilla Black's son Robert has given Paul O'Grady his mum's blessing to take on the Blind Date show (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Cilla ‘would have loved’ Paul O’Grady taking over Blind Date

TV & Radio
Home care feature. Generic carer image

Good intentions aren’t enough when it comes to a personal care plan

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Ray Brown, Residential Manager at Spark of Genius, member of the Scottish Childrens Services Coalition

Ray Brown: Society must think about how kids end up in care

Opinion
Oxfam canoes transporting vulnerable people who could not make it by themselves to the mainland for the WFP biometric food registration. The UN announced an emergency food situation level 4 in Panyijiar County on 20th February 2017.

Give just a little now and make a big difference to starving people of South Sudan

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ex-Royal Marine John McGhee

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Obituary: John Andrew McGhee, Royal Marine, D-Day veteran, Legion d’Honneur recipient and local butcher

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File photo dated 19/04/07 of Colin Dexter, author of the Inspector Morse series, who has died at his home in Oxford this morning, his publisher Macmillan has said. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Tuesday March 21, 2017. See PA story DEATH Dexter. Photo credit should read: Cathal McNaughton/PA Wire

Obituary: Colin Dexter, crime writer, creator of beer, crossword and Wagner-loving Inspector Morse

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Martin McGuinness, who has died at the age of 66. Picture: Getty

Obituary: Martin McGuinness, IRA commander turned statesman

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Obituary of Monica Cameron

Obituary: Monica Cameron, ex-St Margaret’s School principal

Obituaries
Better to gain your stripes than chase chimeras, argues Jim Duffy. Picture: Ian Howarth

Jim Duffy: Do you want to be a zebra or a unicorn?

Tech 1
Dundee is home to video game companies including Minecraft developer 4J Studios. Picture: Phil Wilkinson

Martin Flanagan: Dundee’s game for the digital challenge

Tech
President Truman introduced the loyalty executive order, which paved the way for McCarthyism. One of the darkest chapters in US political history could be about to return. Picture: Getty Images

Martyn McLaughlin: Order which sparked Red Scare is a warning from history

Opinion 2
In a historic gesture the Queen shook the hand of Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister and former IRA commander Martin McGuinness in 2012.

Leader comment: Martin McGuinness changed, but cannot be forgiven

Opinion
The Scottish diaspora is celebrated in the Tartan Day festivities in New York. Picture: Donald MacLeod

Eliot Wilson: Why am I not Scottish enough to cast a vote?

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It makes business sense for companies to invest in cyber security. Picture: David Moir

Mandy Haeburn-Little: Business needs cyber-security experts

Opinion
The Scottish Cup Edinburgh derby clashed with European football. Picture: Ian Georgeson.

John V Lloyd: Scottish football’s bosses have ignored fans

Opinion 4

Good intentions aren’t enough when it comes to a personal care plan

Opinion 1

Ayesha Hazarika: McCluskey leading a body called Unite is the ultimate irony

Opinion 2

Leader comment: Inflation pressures are only going to get worse

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