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Nicola Sturgeon: Election is a straight fight between SNP and Tories

Politics

Report calls for ‘bespoke immigration policy’ for Scotland

Politics
Obama will visit Scotland next month.

School pupils get chance of seat at Barack Obama dinner

Politics
Claire Thakray, left, and Trish Deykin have welcomed the research.

Major breakthrough in search for cause of MS

News

French election: Macron will face Le Pen in run-off

World

Third of Scots voters ‘will vote Tory in General Election’

News

Expat Scot Ben Letham killed in paraglider accident in New Zealand

World
A runner is helped near the finish line during the London marathon. Picture: Getty

London Marathon runner helps exhausted competitor over finish line

UK

Euan McColm: Election turns Sturgeon into image of Salmond

George Osborne is announced as the new Editor of the Evening Standard.

MPs criticise George Osborne for accepting editor’s job without clearance

Politics

Nicola Sturgeon: Election is a straight fight between SNP and Tories

Politics 23
Obama will visit Scotland next month.

School pupils get chance of seat at Barack Obama dinner

Politics 3

Report calls for ‘bespoke immigration policy’ for Scotland

Politics 4
Vanguard-class submarine HMS Vigilant, one of the UK's four nuclear warhead-carrying submarines, at  Faslane. Picture: PA

Labour insists it still backs Trident after Corbyn comments

Politics 13
PCs Ferguson and ODonnell play with with a couple of Romanian children at the Community Canteen at Trinity Church, Daisy Street. Picture: John Devlin

Insight: Policing in Scotland’s most ethnically diverse community

Politics 23

Third of Scots voters ‘will vote Tory in General Election’

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Tony Blair ‘almost motivated’ to return to frontline politics

Politics 15

France presidential election: Voters begin casting ballots

World 1

Family to appeal al-Megrahi’s Lockerbie bombing conviction

News

Labour slams SNP candidate over ‘disgusting attitude’ to women

Politics
The Flying Scotsman and Virgin Trains' new Azuma travel together to depict the past, present and future of UK rail travel. Picture: PA

Flying Scotsman and 3 modern trains celebrate UK railways

Transport
Video footage of a busy junction showed people crossing the road while distracted by their mobile phones. Picture: Toby Williams

Road safety alert over lethal ‘march of the smombies’

Transport 3
Drug-driving limits were introduced in England in 2015. Picture: John Giles

Drug-drive limits and new tests to be introduced in Scotland

Transport 59

Alastair Dalton: New age of the airship about to take off?

Opinion 2

Train passenger’s reusable mug refused over ‘risk assessment’

News 12

Cycling to work cuts cancer and heart disease risk in half

Health 12
Katherine McMahon realised she had to exercise to be healthy. Picture: Neil Hanna

‘Fat’ feminist jogger defies PE class persecutors

News 6
Pupils should be taught about consent in sexual relationships, says MSP.

Consent should be part of sex education, says MSP

Education 5
Sex education is an integral part of the curriculum, according to a government spokeswoman. Picture: Getty Images

Consent needs to be taught as part of sex education, says MSP

News 8
Heriot Watt has signed a multi-million poud deal with oil giant Total (PIC: ROB MCDOUGALL)

Heriot-Watt signs £2.5m research deal with oil giant Total

News 2
Edinburgh University Medical School. Researchers will join a UK-wide team investigating dementia. Picture: TSPL

Edinburgh researchers join £250m dementia project

Tech
Obesity charity is calling for an overhaul of Scotlands school dinners to offer healthier options. Picture: Ian Rutherford

‘Cultural step change’ called for over Scottish school meals

Health 6
School meals have improved in recent years - but children's eating habits still leave much to be desired.

Leader comment: School meal offerings still not serving their purpose

Opinion 2

Malala Yousafzai friends set to attend Edinburgh University

News 6

Mary Brown: Higher pay encourages cheating students

Opinion 1

Research on “what works” to close school attainment gap

Education 11

Stressed out Scots teachers ‘turning to drink and drugs’

Health 38

Video: Minke whale stranded on beach in Elie refloated

News 1
Protesters in Ottawa, Canada on one of the global Marches for Science. Picture: AP

Thousands take to Edinburgh streets on March for Science

News 15

Kishorn dry dock reopens after 23 years for wind farm project

Tech 7

BBC presenter Chris Packham cleared of assault

Environment

Jobs pledge as £2.3bn sell-off of Edinburgh bank confirmed

Business 8
The 10 mile event makes its way through the Meadows, Edinburgh. Picture Toby Williams.

Thousands take part in Great Edinburgh Run

News 1
Claire Thakray, left, and Trish Deykin have welcomed the research.

Major breakthrough in search for cause of MS

News 1
Drinking four cups of coffee a day doesn't carry any risk to health, new research has found. Picture: Contributed

Four cups of coffee a day ‘carries no risk to health’

News
Katherine McMahon realised she had to exercise to be healthy. Picture: Neil Hanna

‘Fat’ feminist jogger defies PE class persecutors

News 6
Electron micrograph of Clostridium difficile bacteria, which is costing NHS Scotland more than �8.5 million a year. Photograph: CDC/Phanie /Rex Features

Infection diseases expert urges GPs to use instant antibiotics test

News
A swift one after work  or even during it  used to be automatically an alcoholic  drink but increasingly a pint or a cocktail is being replaced by a lemonade, and more often than not,  that is by choice.

Jane Bradley: It happened quickly, not drinking has become acceptable

Opinion

Consent needs to be taught as part of sex education, says MSP

News 8

Scots look up muscle and bone injuries most on NHS 24 website

UK

Stornoway charity launches new service for CF youngsters

News

C. difficile infection puts Scots at greater risk of death

UK
A view of the area where dissident republicans left a bomb which was discovered in an alleyway beside Holy Cross Boys' Primary School in Ardoyne. Picture: PA

Dissidents leave bomb at Belfast school ‘to kill police’

News

Third of Scots voters ‘will vote Tory in General Election’

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Mike Samwell was killed by thieves who ran him over in his own car after he confronted them outside his home. Picture: PA

Police hunt after man killed as burglars steal his car

UK
A runner is helped near the finish line during the London marathon. Picture: Getty

London Marathon runner helps exhausted competitor over finish line

UK 4

Tony Blair ‘almost motivated’ to return to frontline politics

Politics 15

Scone or scone? Our pronunciation depends on where we live

Odd 1

Four cups of coffee a day ‘carries no risk to health’

News

Flying Scotsman and 3 modern trains celebrate UK railways

Transport
The former Home Office minister with the card that was scrapped

Jim Killock: Put privacy first and ID system can be a boon

Opinion 2
Salmond unveils a painting of himself by Gerard Burns at The National Gallery of Scotland. Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty

Euan McColm: Election turns Sturgeon into image of Salmond

Opinion 104
The studio for the ITV Leaders Debate in 2015 in MediaCityUK, Salford. Picture: ITV via Getty

Dani Garavelli: Democracy suffers as May plays it safe

Opinion 34
Trump appears on a New York Stock Exchange monitor. Picture: Drew Angerer/Getty

Martin Flanagan: Reality check stalls Trump trade war

Business 1
A swift one after work  or even during it  used to be automatically an alcoholic  drink but increasingly a pint or a cocktail is being replaced by a lemonade, and more often than not,  that is by choice.

Jane Bradley: It happened quickly, not drinking has become acceptable

Opinion
The beach is beckoning, but holidaymakers will want to make sure they are getting the best possible deal for their foreign currency before they fly out to sunnier shores

Martin Lewis: How to get your currency beach-ready

Opinion

David Nelson: A proposed overhaul of the law on negative prescription may harm business

Opinion

Joyce McMillan: New voices needed in UK politics

Opinion 22

Fraser Nicol: Take control in the cyber-crime fight

Management

Jo Moulin: Dunbar boy who is a hero to US nature lovers

Opinion 1

Jim Duffy: crowdfunding opens up innovation opportunities for us all

Opinion 1
Supporters celebrate after the results of the first round of the presidential election. Picture: Getty

French election: Macron will face Le Pen in run-off

World 5
Ben Letham. Picture: Facebook

Expat Scot Ben Letham killed in paraglider accident in New Zealand

World
People line up to vote at a polling station in Martres-Tolosane, southwestern France, during the first round of the French presidential election. Picture: AFP Photo

France presidential election: Voters begin casting ballots

World 1
The nose section of Pan Am Flight 103 lies in wreckage on December 21, 1988 from an explosion over Lockerbie. Picture: Getty Images

Family to appeal al-Megrahi’s Lockerbie bombing conviction

News

Paris shooting: Gunman threatened police in February

World

Suburban home raided after fatal Paris shooting

World 7

Scotland ‘should be invited to be Canadian province’

News 76

Malala Yousafzai friends set to attend Edinburgh University

News 6
A scone. But how do you pronounce it? Picture: Contributed

Scone or scone? Our pronunciation depends on where we live

Odd 1
LEGO model of Easter Road, built by @brickstand

Artist creates Hearts and Hibs stadiums... out of Lego

News 22

‘Advertiser owned ads’ account for one in three complaints

Odd

David Nelson: A proposed overhaul of the law on negative prescription may harm business

Opinion
Sky Sports presenter David Tanner is among those supporting Support in Mind Scotlands 100 Streets Challenge between 1 May and 31 October. Picture: Jim Divine Photography Scotland

Colin Leslie: Be streets ahead in your mental health

Opinion 5
Jonathan Wood, National Manager for Scotland, Place2Be

Jonathan Wood: Listen to your children – it’s important

Opinion
FILE: Former England and Aston Villa defender Ugo Ehiogu dies at 44 after suffering a cardiac arrest. CHESTER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 25:  Ugo Ehiogu manager of Tottenham Hotspur U21 looks on prior to the Barclays U21 Premier League match between Liverpool U21 and Tottenham Hotspur U21 at Lookers Vauxhall Stadium on January 25, 2016 in Chester, England.  (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Obituary: Ugo Ehiogu, former England defender who became partner in a record label

Obituaries

Obituary: Elizabeth Fairgrieve, occupational therapist who touched countless lives

Obituaries

Obituary: Bill Thomson, Govan-born Canadian soccer coach

Obituaries

Interview: Limmy reveals how coding skills made him famous

Tech 2
Pink Floyd's Roger Waters, who is to release his first solo studio album for 25 years. Picture: David Parry/PA Wire

Pink Floyd frontman in first album release for 25 years

UK 1
Singer-songwriter Laura Mvula is in the running for two Ivor Novello awards. Picture: PA

Laura Mvula up for Ivor Novellos after label dropped her

Music
Serena Williams has announced she is pregnant. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Tennis star Serena Williams announces pregnancy

Celebrity
Irvine Welsh has written a film script based on the life story of Scottish music mogul Alan McGee.

Irvine Welsh film rejected for ‘not being Scottish enough'

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