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Three arrested over Manchester bomb attack as troops deployed

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Family handout photo of Nell Jones. Picture: SWNS

Manchester attack: Schoolgirl Nell Jones, 14, confirmed dead

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Saffie Rose Roussos, 8. Picture: PA

Manchester arena attack: who are the victims?

UK

Manchester Arena attack: Olivia Campbell, 15, confirmed dead by mother

UK

Man admits abusing girlfriend before she killed herself

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Sir Sean Connery pays tribute to Sir Roger Moore

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Armed police on duty in Edinburgh on Tuesday.

Leader comment: No answer to threat of lone suicide bomber

Opinion

Euan McColm: the rite of passage of attending a first gig

Euan McColm
Scottish Tenant Farmers Association chairman Christopher Nicholson said a stakeholder group should be appointed to monitor contractors' work. Picture: Contributed

Cautious welcome for new farm rent review contract

Farming 2
Rt Rev Dr Derek Browning, Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland. 
PICTURE: ANDREW O,BRIEN

Kirk votes against economic sanctions for Israel

Politics 5
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is unfairly targeted by Leavers, says John Edward. Picture: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

John Edward: Anti-EU rhetoric makes Scotland look small

Opinion 25
Adam McVey says the city needs 'political leadership' Picture: TSPL

SNP will go for minority administration in Edinburgh

Politics 56
Theresa May addresses the media as she makes a statement in Downing Street following a COBRA meeting to discuss the  Manchester terror attack. Picture: Getty

Manchester attack: Election campaigning to remain suspended

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Armed police on duty in Edinburgh on Tuesday.

Leader comment: No answer to threat of lone suicide bomber

Opinion 19

Kirk tells PM: Don’t ignore ‘sovereign right’ of Scots

Politics 116

Ayesha Hazarika: Bomber and right-wing both desire hate and division

Opinion 77

Manchester Arena attack: Watch Donald Trump condemn “evil losers”

World 4

Manchester attack: Armed police to patrol Scottish Cup final

Transport 5
Police have launched a public appeal after a drone was involved in a near miss with a commercial jet at Edinburgh Airport.

Drone comes within 30m of plane landing at Edinburgh Airport

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Experts and environmentalists last night welcomed the move, saying it could save thousands of lives from the deadly impact of air pollution. Picture: JP

New road cameras will charge Scottish drivers for pollution

Environment 41

Ian Maxwell: we must improve road safety for cyclists

Opinion 6

Broughty lifeboats called out to Tay Bridge fall death

Transport

Network Rail ‘stealth plan’ to make trains run on time

Transport 28

Ann Southwood: Second chance at Newbattle Abbey College

Opinion
River City on a Tuesday instead of Holby City is one of the few downsides to living in Scotland for Nicky McPherson

Nicky McPherson: Life in Scotland fab for my English family

Opinion 1
Lorraine Thomson, Business Engagement Manager for the Highlands and Islands, Interface.

Lorraine Thomson: Academics ready and able to help business

Opinion
NFU Scotland wants the school milk scheme to include local cheese and yoghurt. Picture: Julien Behal/PA

NFU Scotland calls for expansion of school milk scheme

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Picture: PA

False allegations destroying teachers’ lives - union

Education 2
Far from being seen as an occasional treat, sugary, unhealthy snacks are all too often seen as a regular feature of childrens diets. Picture: Getty Images

Jane Bradley: We are nation of junk food pushers

Opinion 3
Teachers say there are too many policy changes in education.
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Teaching union votes for ‘moratorium on education changes’

Education 8

Marc Lambert: Tune in to young children’s needs with a song

Opinion 1

Teaching union calls for end to “more rules by big guns”

Education

Stewart Nicol: Talk to kids about work – they need support

Opinion 1

Calls for reading and basic maths tests for new teachers

Education 24
Both Edinburgh and Glasgow are vying to secure the pilot scheme. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Edinburgh and Glasgow square up over first Low Emission Zone

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A circular carpet of dancing flames will create a "fire garden" for the new Christmas at the Botanics event.

Concert promoters reveal plans for Botanics event in Edinburgh

Heritage 2

Ilona Amos: Do yourself and nature a favour with a walk on the wild side

Environment

Iain Keith: Davidson must tell May to help save the planet

Opinion 22

Glasgow aims to beat Edinburgh in improving air quality

Environment 8

New road cameras will charge Scottish drivers for pollution

Environment 41
River City on a Tuesday instead of Holby City is one of the few downsides to living in Scotland for Nicky McPherson

Nicky McPherson: Life in Scotland fab for my English family

Opinion 1
A report has warned just half a class of wine a day raises the risk of breat cancer.

Half a glass of wine a day ‘raises breast cancer risk’

News 1
Callum Cruickshank, whose eyes were opened to a rewarding career by a knee injury. Photograph: Toby Williams

Can new blood from state schools cure GP crisis?

Health

Gordon Aikman honoured for his MND campaigning

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Kevan Christie: Careful diet can keep excruciating pain of gout at bay

Opinion

New exercise programme could cut injuries to rugby players

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Marks & Spencer said the timing of Easter weighed on its clothing business. Picture: David Cheskin/PA Wire

M&S profits slump as clothing sales go into reverse

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Nationwide's underlying financial strength gives cause for reassurance, writes Martin Flanagan. Picture: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Martin Flanagan: Nationwide takes one for the team

Financial 1
Conditions on the high street are expected to deteriorate over the next three months. Picture: Robert Perry

High street buffeting as inflation hits store takings

Retail

Three arrested over Manchester bomb attack as troops deployed

UK

Manchester arena attack: who are the victims?

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Man arrested ‘with knife’ near Buckingham Palace

UK

Ann Southwood: Second chance at Newbattle Abbey College

Opinion
Nationwide's underlying financial strength gives cause for reassurance, writes Martin Flanagan. Picture: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Martin Flanagan: Nationwide takes one for the team

Financial 1

Ann Southwood: Second chance at Newbattle Abbey College

Opinion
Mark Zuckerberg, Facebooks CEO and founder, has been reluctant to address the issue of censorship on the social media network. Picture: Facebook/PA

Martyn McLaughlin: Facebook must lift the veil over its censorship policies

Opinion
The Apollo in Glasgow - more likely the Hydro now - was the scene of a rite of passage for Euan McColm and many others.

Euan McColm: the rite of passage of attending a first gig

Opinion 5
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is unfairly targeted by Leavers, says John Edward. Picture: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

John Edward: Anti-EU rhetoric makes Scotland look small

Opinion 25
River City on a Tuesday instead of Holby City is one of the few downsides to living in Scotland for Nicky McPherson

Nicky McPherson: Life in Scotland fab for my English family

Opinion 1
Lorraine Thomson, Business Engagement Manager for the Highlands and Islands, Interface.

Lorraine Thomson: Academics ready and able to help business

Opinion

Craig Hume: Paying the real Living Wage has been an investment, not a cost

Opinion

Pauline McCabe: Building a healthy career in construction

Management 1

Martin Flanagan: RBS legal action hangs in the balance

Financial

Fiona Godsman: March of technology has left us on a slippery slope

Opinion
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is unfairly targeted by Leavers, says John Edward. Picture: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

John Edward: Anti-EU rhetoric makes Scotland look small

Opinion 25
Barcelona's football club former president Sandro Rosell arriving for a press conference to announce his resignation following an extraordinary board meeting at the club offices in Barcelona. 
Picture: Getty

Former Barcelona president and wife detained by police

World
US President Donald Trump  and First Lady Melania Trump lay a wreath during a visit to the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial museum. Picture: Getty

Trump calls Holocaust ‘the 
most savage crime against God’

World 5

Manchester Arena attack: Watch Donald Trump condemn “evil losers”

World 4

Iain Keith: Davidson must tell May to help save the planet

Opinion 22

Donald Trump denies mentioning Israel in meeting with Russians

World

Half a glass of wine a day ‘raises breast cancer risk’

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Michael and Ross Dunlop signed in a local McDonald's. Picture: AFP/Getty

Scottish side complete double signing in local McDonald’s

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Brady died last week.

BBC apologises for mystery person quiz where answer was Ian Brady

UK
Professor Richard Wiseman with the death mask of Sir Walter Scott which will be a key part of the seances to be held in the Signet Library. Picture: Neil Hanna

Royal Mile seances aim to ‘summon spirit of Sir Walter Scott’

Lifestyle
People are attracted to faces with familiar characteristics according to the new study. Picture: PA

People attracted to familiar faces, says new Scottish study

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Ann Southwood: Second chance at Newbattle Abbey College

Opinion
Lorraine Thomson, Business Engagement Manager for the Highlands and Islands, Interface.

Lorraine Thomson: Academics ready and able to help business

Opinion
Rhona McLeod is Chief Executive of Trust Housing Association.

Rhona McLeod: a possible solution to the problem of bed blocking

Opinion
Bond actor Sir Roger Moore has died at the age of 89. Picture: Getty

Obituary: Sir Roger Moore, actor best known for playing James Bond

Obituaries
Douglas Sinclair OBIT

Obituary: Douglas Sinclair CBE, council chief executive, Cosla head and consumer champion

Obituaries
Hibs legend Eric Stevenson, who has died at the age of 74

Obituary: Eric Stevenson, Hibernian supporter who became club legend and Hall of Fame member

Obituaries
Fox News creator Roger Ailes has died at the age of 77. Picture: AP

Obituary: Roger Ailes, Fox News creator

Obituaries

Sir Sean Connery pays tribute to Sir Roger Moore

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Sir Roger Moore

Roger Moore remembered: 5 of his most memorable quotes

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Manchester arena blast: Liam Gallagher leads celebrity tributes

Celebrity
A court heard how Michael Barrymore should receive substantial damages for wrongful arrest. Pic: Ian West/PA Wire

Michael Barrymore ‘should get substantial damages’, court told

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Pippa Middleton kisses her new husband James Matthews, following their wedding ceremony at St Mark's Church in Englefield, west of London. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

In pictures: Pippa Middleton and James Matthews tie the knot

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