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TV legend Sir Bruce Forsyth dies aged 89

UK

Nicola Sturgeon explains “nippy sweetie” nickname

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Obituary: How Sir Bruce Forsyth became an icon of UK television

UK

Fake laird and clan chief jailed for £1.6 million fraud in US

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Nicola Sturgeon admits ‘national’ in SNP could be ‘problematic’

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The history of the statue at the centre of Charlottesville unrest

Politics

The Edinburgh restaurant and its ancient healing well

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Bus firm: CCTV shows no evidence of alleged schoolgirl injury

Transport
Julian Cadman was with his mother Jom when the pair were separated. Picture: Contributed

Barcelona attack: Search for missing boy, 7, with UK links

World

Scott Macnab: Why Salmond’s joke isn’t funny any more

Scott Macnab
Flags fly half mast outside the Scottish Parliament and City Chambers in Edinburgh. Picture; Ian Georgeson

Edinburgh stands with Spain after Barcelona attack

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Pinsent Masons' Andrew Henderson urges organisations to start preparing for the new lobbying law. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Andrew Henderson: Don’t fall foul of new lobbying law

Law 3
The Thomson Reuters survey found 69% of finance bosses had not seen Brexit impact on their strategic planning. Picture: Tolga Akmen/AFP/Getty Images

Brexit: ‘Muted response’ in bosses’ strategic planning

Management 2
John Swinney. Picture: John Devlin

Labour proposes bursaries to tackle shortage of physics and maths teachers

Politics
Sir Vince Cable. Picture: Gordon Fraser

Vince Cable says SNP free tuition fees policy is unsustainable

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Nicola Sturgeon explains “nippy sweetie” nickname

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Nicola Sturgeon admitted the the word 'national' in her party's name could be 'problematic'. Picture: John Devlin

Nicola Sturgeon admits ‘national’ in SNP could be ‘problematic’

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The history of the statue at the centre of Charlottesville unrest

Politics 6

Revived ‘Named Person’ plans still won't work, warn legal chiefs

Politics 115

Questions raised over Christine Jardine election costs

Politics 75

Joyce McMillan: The two different faces of ‘nationalism’

Opinion 102
Victoria Rose Alton, four, with the injury her mother said happened as she got off the bus. Picture: SWNS

Bus firm: CCTV shows no evidence of alleged schoolgirl injury

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Work is underway on an extension to the airport.

Work underway on £80 million Edinburgh Airport extension

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The SCDI said Scotland's interests 'must be promoted' in aviation policy. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Business leaders call for Scots focus in aviation plans

Transport 1
Commuters have revealed their biggest commuting gripes.

Revealed: The most annoying commuter habits

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Alastair Dalton: New sleeper trains could lure families onto tracks

Opinion 2

Family of tragic Queensferry Crossing worker ‘will cross bridge first’

News

Traffic Alert: A90 closed in both directions

Transport
Students from the University of St Andrews walk along the harbour wall wearing their famous red gowns. Picture: Jane Barlow

Elizabeth Stokoe: Four tips for university clearing applications

Opinion
Sir Vince Cable. Picture: Gordon Fraser

Vince Cable says SNP free tuition fees policy is unsustainable

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The SNP dispute Tory claims that poorer Scots are less likely to go to university than their English counterparts. Picture: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

War of words over poorer Scots’ access to universities

Politics 8
Aamer Anwar was caught up in the Barcelona terrorist attack. Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Glasgow University rector Aamer Anwar caught in Barcelona attack

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Victoria Rose Alton, 4, after she fell from a bus on her first day of school. Picture: SWNS

Girl, 4, left with bloodied face after Glasgow bus ticket row

Education 6
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon meets children at the Butterfly Nursery in Arden, Glasgow. Picture: John Gunion/The Scottish Sun/PA Wire

Labour demands abolition of exam appeal fees in Scotland

Politics 3

MSP wants headteachers to be allowed to ban mobiles in school

Education 33

Leith Academy youth worker accused of filming naked boy

Edinburgh 8

Abigail Stevens: We must encourage young to go beyond academia

Opinion

Give more freedom to state schools, says top Headmaster

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Deer farmers have joined the campaign against the lynx. Picture: Jean-Christophe Verhaegen/AFP/Getty Images

Opposition growing over release of lynx into the wild

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Seahorses are displayed at an "Endangered Species" exhibition at London Zoo. Picture: Getty Images

Endangered seahorses ‘dried alive and turned into jewellery’

Environment 1
All five turbines are now in place for the Hywind Scotland project. Picture: Statoil

Final turbine arrives for Scotland’s floating wind farm

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Cabinet Secretary for Land Reform Roseanna Cunningham. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Progress as community groups grasp Highland land ownership

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Health fears as traffic fumes shown to damage immune system

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Scotland’s weather: Rain warning for Highlands, islands and Grampian

Environment 2

New species of wild flower discovered on Shetland

Environment
Former Church of Scotland Moderator Lorna Hood visits a school breakfast club in Denny. Picture: Gary Hutchison

Children who skip breakfast ‘may be doing themselves harm’

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Dr Peter Barlow and his team of researchers at Edinburgh Napier university have discovered evidence that traffic pollution can harm the human immune system

Health fears as traffic fumes shown to damage immune system

News 1
The free card is similar to an organ donor card or those alerting ambulance crews to a person's blood type. Picture: Contributed

New card ensures pets aren’t left alone if you fall ill

UK
Portugal is a strong example of how to keep drug-related deaths to a minimum.

Kevan Christie: What can Scotland learn from Europe about how to prevent drug deaths?

Opinion 2
Mental health patients are being sent on lengthy trips for treatment. Picture: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Scots forced to travel across UK for mental health services

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The treatment could help those crippled following a spinal cord injury. Picture: Getty

Molecule cocktail raises spinal injury hope

Tech
Opiates or opioids were implicated in 765 deaths in Scotland last year. Picture: Julien Behal/PA Wire

Scotland’s drug death rate hits record levels - among highest in EU

Health 29

Brave Luke returns home after tumour treatment in Mexico

Health 1

A million views for children at hospital videos made by mum

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Baby boxes to be sent to new parents in Scotland from this week

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UK

A wet summer and the slowing housing market took their toll on B&Q. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Poor summer weather hammers sales at DIY chain B&Q

Retail
Martin Flanagan says Asda's boss will be breathing a sigh of relief at the chain's latest sales figures. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Martin Flanagan: Asda draws a line under three years of pain

Retail

Brexit: ‘Muted response’ in bosses’ strategic planning

Management 2

Jane Bradley: A job interview is a two-way street

UK

Obituary: How Sir Bruce Forsyth became an icon of UK television

UK

TV legend Sir Bruce Forsyth dies aged 89

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Students from the University of St Andrews walk along the harbour wall wearing their famous red gowns. Picture: Jane Barlow

Elizabeth Stokoe: Four tips for university clearing applications

Opinion
Pinsent Masons' Andrew Henderson urges organisations to start preparing for the new lobbying law. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Andrew Henderson: Don’t fall foul of new lobbying law

Law 3
Martin Flanagan says Asda's boss will be breathing a sigh of relief at the chain's latest sales figures. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Martin Flanagan: Asda draws a line under three years of pain

Retail
Transport minister Humza Yousaf with Serco UK Rail chairman Peter Strachan in a mock-up of a new sleeper carriage. Picture: Steven Scott Taylor

Alastair Dalton: New sleeper trains could lure families onto tracks

Opinion 2
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Brendan Gisby: Finding the write stuff is a hint that publishing in Scotland may face a revival

Opinion
The revelations that male and female employees at the BBC were not paid equally was a bombshell, resulting in calls for action, but it may be a long road yet

Olga Kozlova: Equality still some way from universal

Opinion
Dee View is Scotlands only purpose built neurological centre

Elinor Jayne: Scotland’s neurological needs not yet being met

Opinion

Nick Freer: Dressing to impress and the key need to scale up

Opinion

Joyce McMillan: The two different faces of ‘nationalism’

Opinion 102

Iain Masterton: Courtesy goes a long way to help travellers

Opinion

David Hammill: Well-meaning law, but misses the point for kids of alcoholics

Opinion
Flags fly half mast outside the Scottish Parliament and City Chambers in Edinburgh. Picture; Ian Georgeson

Edinburgh stands with Spain after Barcelona attack

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A photo taken from the instagram account of BernatMajo shows police officers and rescuers standing in a street  in the Finnish city of Turku where several people were stabbed. 
Picture: Getty

Two dead in stabbing rampage in Finland

World
Love Woo is seeking a new reviewer to test out their products. Picture: Pexels

Wanted: Sex toy reviewer on £28k salary - with unlimited holidays

Odd

Barcelona Attack: Five terrorists with fake bomb belts killed

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Barcelona attack: Search for missing boy, 7, with UK links

World 1

Endangered seahorses ‘dried alive and turned into jewellery’

Environment 1

Joyce McMillan: The two different faces of ‘nationalism’

Opinion 102

Police kill 5 terrorists wearing fake suicide belts to stop second Spain attack

World 1

Odd

Richard Osman hosts Child Genius. Picture: Channel 4.

Quiz: are you smarter than a child genius?

Odd
Love Woo is seeking a new reviewer to test out their products. Picture: Pexels

Wanted: Sex toy reviewer on £28k salary - with unlimited holidays

Odd
The similarities between the two club badges has attracted comment online

Row over Edinburgh amateur club ‘copying’ badge of Gala Fairydean

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For some ex-service personnel the transition to civilian life can be challenging and effective support is crucial to give them a positive future.

Amelia Morgan: Venture Trust is out to help ex-service personnel

Opinion
Graham Boyack, Director, Scottish Mediation

Graham Boyack: Scotland really needs to keep it simple when it comes to procedure in law cases

Opinion
Alcohol sales paint a useful and worrying national picture of how people in Scotland consume their favourite, and not always very expensive, tipple. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Alison Douglas: Cutting back on booze helps our health and lifts the load on the NHS

Opinion 2

Obituary: How Sir Bruce Forsyth became an icon of UK television

UK
William Anderson has died at the age of 82

Obituary: William Anderson, solicitor and choral singer awarded OBE for services to child welfare

Obituaries
Robert Yancy has died at the age of 39. Picture: Getty

Obituary: Robert Yancy, accomplished drummer and son of singer Natalie Cole

Obituaries
Ken Vass

Obituary: Ken Vass, journalist, TV and radio producer, director and editor, behind Scotsport and Weir’s Way

Obituaries

Sir Alex Ferguson praises Scottish charity work on mental health

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NEW YORK, NY - JULY 29:  Stuart Murdoch of Belle and Sebastian performs at the Panorama Music Festival. Picture: Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images

Belle and Sebastian drummer left in US car park for four hours

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Daniel Craig to return as Bond. Picture: Supplied

Daniel Craig to return as 007 James Bond for one last time

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Susan Calman
. Picture: Steve Ullathorne

Susan Calman signs up for Strictly Come Dancing

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