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Court rules against Scottish Government’s named person policy

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Everything you need to know about the named person bill

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Mounzer Aldarsami says he has been welcomed in Bute. Picture: JP

Bute refugees criticise claims attributed to them about island

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Jeremy Corbyn will remain in leadership battle. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Jeremy Corbyn will stay in leadership battle, judge decides

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SNP warns of damage from leaving EU customs union

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Old Man of Storr popularity is creating road safety hazard

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Bill Jamieson: ‘Brexit means Brexit’ means what?

Opinion 21
Darth Vader and Stormtroopers give fan Andrew Strachan the send off he wanted. Picture: SWNS

Darth Vader and Stormtroopers give Star Wars fan send off

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Jeremy Corbyn will remain in leadership battle. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Jeremy Corbyn will stay in leadership battle, judge decides

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Mounzer Aldarsami says he has been welcomed in Bute. Picture: JP

Bute refugees criticise claims attributed to them about island

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Court rules against Scottish Government’s named person policy

News 247
Picture: Jane Barlow

Everything you need to know about the named person bill

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The fallout from the Brexit vote is likely to hit Scotland hard. Picture: PA

Scotland may see recession thanks to Brexit volatility

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Nicola Sturgeon said that the move would be a 'terrible decision.' Picture: PA

SNP warns of damage from leaving EU customs union

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Prime Minister Theresa May meets Northern Ireland First Minister Arlene Foster, left, and her deputy Martin McGuinness at Stormont. Picture: Charles McQuillan/Getty

Bill Jamieson: ‘Brexit means Brexit’ means what?

Opinion 21

Bill Jamieson: Zombie unlikely to take up his bed and walk

UK 1

Senior judge appointed to head public child abuse inquiry

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Smith fears Labour could splinter if Corbyn remains as leader

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The Glasgow Subway modernisation programme will eventually see driverless trains run on the underground network. Picture: Contributed

Video: Timelapse reveals Glasgow Subway upgrading work

Transport
The view of the Old Man of Storr, Isle of Skye. Picture: Jane Barlow

Old Man of Storr popularity is creating road safety hazard

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Parents have been warned that children are almost twice as likely to trespass on the railway in the summer than the winter. Picture: PA

Young Scots warned against playing on rail tracks

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Glasgow Central hit by delays after electrical fault

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Fishing boat sank near gas pipe as flood alarm went unheard

Transport

Car retailer Lookers set to drive growth in Scotland

Retail 1

Scots tourist praised for saving woman drowning in the Thames

UK 1

East Coast train evacuated after fire breaks out in engine

Transport
Ensuring the pupils developed a viable business model were the Academys expert mentors including Ashley Baxter from Insurance by Jack and Mallzees Cally Russell (Pictured). Picture: TSPL

‘Mallzee for make-up’ comes top in teen pitching competition

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Edinburgh University is one of a number in Scotland seeking reassurance on rights of EU research nationals post-Brexit. Picture: Ian Georgeson/JP Licence

Universities seeking reassurance on rights of EU nationals

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Counter-terrorism training for educational institutions should be scrapped, campaigners have said. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Bin counter-terrorism training for Scots teachers, say campaigners

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Stirling University. Picture: Donald Macleod

Man who walked around Stirling Uni library naked fined £600 for ‘dare’

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A campaign group has called for counter-terrorism training for teachers to be suspended. Picture (posed by models): John Devlin

Call for end to counter-terror training for Scots teachers

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A slice through the new map of the Universe, six billion light years wide, shows a 20th of the sky. Picture: contributed

Scientists put 1.2m galaxies on largest 3D space map ever made

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City of Glasgow College shortlisted for architectural prize

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Nicola Benedetti set to launch campaign for music in schools

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Vandals cause £100,000 worth of damage to Glasgow school

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Subsidence at new £12m school sparks investigation

Education 9
The view of the Old Man of Storr, Isle of Skye. Picture: Jane Barlow

Old Man of Storr popularity is creating road safety hazard

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Ostriches are on the loose in Ayrshire village of Patna. Picture: Michael Urban/AFP/Getty Images

Family of ostriches ‘on the loose in East Ayrshire’

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The Seven Lochs Wetlands Project has received a �4.5million funding boost from the Heritage Lottery Fund. Picture:  GCV Green Network

Plans for Scotland’s largest nature park wins £4.5m boost

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

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UK’s oldest seabird found on Hebridean island of Canna

UK 3

Energy chiefs seek action on major off-shore wind farm

Politics 28
Hepatitis C can lead to serious liver damage if left untreated. Picture: Getty

Thousands unaware they are living with hepatitis C

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1,100 children under the age of 14 who were given antidepressant prescriptions. Picture: TSPL

Lizzy Buchan: We must teach children it’s ok to ask for help

Opinion
Thousands of Scots took part in the Ice Bucket Challenge in August 2014. Picture: Alastair Pryde/JP Resell

Scots campaigners welcome Ice Bucket Challenge breakthrough

Charities
Riekie - who desperately needs a bone marrow transplant - with her two young children. Picture: Contributed

Scots mum helps fundraise life-saving op for best friend

Charities
People from the poorest areas of Scotland are most likely to be diagnosed with cancer at the most advanced stage.

Poorer Scots face late cancer detection rates

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Ministers are facing calls to act on the increase of bed blocking at Scottish hospitals. Picture: PA

Ministers urged to ‘get a grip’ on rise in bed blocking

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GPs are prescribing more children in Scotland with anti-depressant pills. Picture: Getty Images

Hundreds more Scots children prescribed anti-depressant pills

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Prince Harry ‘regrets’ not speaking about mother’s death

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Doctor behind campaign to humanise patient care dies aged 34

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Single gene could help to predict breast cancer risk

News

UK’s first double hand transplant patient feels ‘whole again’

Tech 1
Lloyds is to cut 3000 jobs and shut 200 branches. Picture: Getty Images

3,000 more jobs and 200 more branches to go at Lloyds Bank

Financial
The West hopes for rising imports and greater consumption in China. Picture: AFP/Getty

Bill Jamieson: Zombie unlikely to take up his bed and walk

UK 1
Owen Smith said he was worried the party would split if Jeremy Corbyn remained leader against the wishes of most party MPs.  Picture: John Giles/PA

Smith fears Labour could splinter if Corbyn remains as leader

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Theresa May urges intelligence sharing after church attack

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Scots tourist praised for saving woman drowning in the Thames

UK 1

East Coast train evacuated after fire breaks out in engine

Transport

Ex-French minister Michel Barnier cast a long shadow in the City

UK 7
Josh with Maurice who inspired his project. Picture: Tartan Explorer

Josh Quigley: Help me feed a homeless person and give them hope

Charities
Malawi is facing its worst food crisis in decades after the worst drought in 35 years has followed serious floods, ruining crops across the country. Picture: Contributed

Oxfam Scotland launches Malawi drought appeal

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John Hinckley will be allowed to live full-time in Virginia.  Picture: AP Photo/Evan Vucci

Ronald Reagan’s would-be assassin can leave psychiatric hospital

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Senior olympics held at Inch View Care Home, Gilmerton, Edinburgh. Isa Soper gets into the curling. Picture Toby Williams

Drumbrae care home residents get in Olympic spirit

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Darth Vader and Stormtroopers give fan Andrew Strachan the send off he wanted. Picture: SWNS

Darth Vader and Stormtroopers give Star Wars fan send off

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Mary Trump, mother of Donald, during a TV interview in 1997. Picture: Contributed

Photo of Donald Trump’s mother Mary Trump goes viral

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Ostriches are on the loose in Ayrshire village of Patna. Picture: Michael Urban/AFP/Getty Images

Family of ostriches ‘on the loose in East Ayrshire’

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Edinburgh Zoo named in top ten places to find rare Pokemon

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Man issued railcard with Chewin’ the Fat character’s photo on it

News 1

Dolly the Sheep’s four cloned ‘sisters’ ageing well

Tech 2
Sir Chris Hoy in his heyday as a superfit Olypian. Picture: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Sir Chris Hoy pushes himself too far in ‘turbo session’

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Adele stuns fan on stage with a kiss on the lips. Picture: Kevin Winter/Getty Images

Adele accidentally locks lips with fan on stage in Canada

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James Blunt, whose Scots lookalike is being pestered on his honeymoon. Picture: Jayne Emsley/TSPL

James Blunt fans harass Scots lookalike on honeymoon

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Ian Rankin will be one of several high-profile figures to perform the show. Picture: PA

Ian Rankin to help read Chilcot Report in its entirety at Fringe show

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Scouting has delivered non-formal education to young people for more than a century and helps them to fulfil their full potential. Picture: TSPL

Katie Docherty: Time to earn that leadership skills badge

Opinion
Scotland should be tremendously proud of what it has to offer in terms of tourism. Picture: TSPL

David Johnstone: Cultural feast just the starter for visitors

Opinion
The Scotland team at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Charlie Smith: Changing the game when it comes to tourism

Opinion 1
Dick Donnelly, goalkeeper, journalist and the voice of football on Tayside. Picture: Contributed

Obituary: Dick Donnelly, Dundee’s ‘Voice of Football’

Obituaries
Prime Minister Theresa May meets Northern Ireland First Minister Arlene Foster, left, and her deputy Martin McGuinness at Stormont. Picture: Charles McQuillan/Getty

Bill Jamieson: ‘Brexit means Brexit’ means what?

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paid, secure employment is still one of the biggest challenges facing young people today. Picture: PA

Kelly Barbour: Finding a job is getting harder and harder

Opinion 1
Lady Smith is a highly experienced judge and her appointment is to be welcomed. Picture: contributed

Leaders: Judge at head of abuse inquiry brings credibility

Opinion 5
1,100 children under the age of 14 who were given antidepressant prescriptions. Picture: TSPL

Lizzy Buchan: We must teach children it’s ok to ask for help

Opinion
Scouting has delivered non-formal education to young people for more than a century and helps them to fulfil their full potential. Picture: TSPL

Katie Docherty: Time to earn that leadership skills badge

Opinion
Scotland should be tremendously proud of what it has to offer in terms of tourism. Picture: TSPL

David Johnstone: Cultural feast just the starter for visitors

Opinion

Charlie Smith: Changing the game when it comes to tourism

Opinion 1

Scott Macnab: New laws don’t drive social change

Opinion 15

Leaders: Consequence of terrorism must not be IS victory

Opinion 15

Alison Payne: Single police force needn’t be centralised

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