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Scotland’s most deprived areas revealed

News 41
The survey showed that the Tory party still enojyed a massive lead

Tories hold 14-point lead over Labour in latest poll

Politics 4
The Kelpies maquettes on display Edinburgh's Old College quadrangle. Picture: Jon Savage

Kelpies models take up residence at Caledonian Canal

News 2

Pro-Palestine protest outside Aberdeen court planned

News 1

Three places in Scotland to try out water trampolining

Outdoors

Chris Marshall: Time to face the elephant in the numbers room

Opinion 9

Six people rescued from shopping centre lift after power cut

News

Ministerial code update stops aides sitting on policy area committee

Politics 29
Tory leader Ruth Davidson and health spokesman Donald Cameron. Picture: Jon Savage

Davidson demands more funding to help GP practices

News 10
The current ban has an impact on live music events. Stock image

Council delay noise disruption decision

News 8
The survey showed that the Tory party still enojyed a massive lead

Tories hold 14-point lead over Labour in latest poll

Politics 4
Ferguslie Park in Paisly is Scotland's most deprived area. Picture: Getty

Scotland’s most deprived areas revealed

News 41
Backbenchers will no longer be allowed on committies where they may have bias

Ministerial code update stops aides sitting on policy area committee

Politics 29
Lothian bus staff fear that they will be sold off to a private company

Lothian Buses staff fear privatisation under new control

Transport 5
Andrew McCornick said farmers and crofters 'play a vital role' in rural communities. Picture: Contributed

Andrew McCornick voices NFU’s fears on land reform

Farming 4

Leaders: Like it or loathe it, Brexit is fact and we must face it

Opinion 36

Theresa May: No vote for MPs on triggering Article 50

UK 88

Britain and France pledge to tackle migrant crisis together

UK 4
Biker suffers 'life-threatening' injuries in crash with car in Highlands. Picture: John Devlin

Biker fights for life after crash in Highlands

News
Travel firm's 'cruise' involved publicly-funded CalMac ferry. Picture: John Devlin

‘Island cruise’ ad banned after complaint it used public ferry

News 2
The plane was forced to make an emergency landing on Wednesday. Picture: PA

16 in hospital after plane makes emergency landing due to turbulence

Transport
Lothian bus staff fear that they will be sold off to a private company

Lothian Buses staff fear privatisation under new control

Transport 5

Skyscanner includes 47-year layover as part of man's trip home

UK 1

Deaths down by one third since A9 cameras installed

Transport 16

Metal debris recovered at oil rig grounding site in Lewis

News 1

Man in court after crashing Saracen tank on Clackmannanshire road

Transport 8
The University of Dundee has more than 17,000 students. Picture: Jane Barlow

Dundee University secures £40m financing facility

Financial
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and Deputy First Minister John Swinney will be on the panel

Scottish government’s education advisers group to meet

News 4
The incident took place at Travel Lodge Waterloo Place. Picture; Ian Georgeson

West Lothian teacher struck off after sleeping with student

News 13
Picture: PA

Scottish teachers to ballot for strike action

News
LIam Fee was murdered by his mother and her civil partner. Picture: PA

Liam Fee’s social worker branded ‘erratic’ by manager

News
The Curriculum for Excellence has created a climate of fear. Picture: Getty Images/iStockphoto

New advice sent out to reduce pressure on Scots teachers

Education 3
Education Secretary John Swinney. Picture: John Devlin

John Swinney to meet with historic child abuse survivors

Politics 5

West Lothian teacher faces ban after being accused of sleeping with pupil

News

Scientists close on test for early-stage Parkinson’s disease

Tech 5

Councils challenge SNP vow to double free childcare

Education 68

Leader: Parents’ lives will be transformed by nursery plan

Opinion 8
Controlling bracken is a major job for farmers. Picture: Contributed

Breaking back of bracken needs brains and brawn

Farming
The current ban has an impact on live music events. Stock image

Council delay noise disruption decision

News 8
Venturefest Scotland will see three teams pitch their ideas for tackling air pollution. Picture: Contributed

Young innovators battle it out against air pollution

Tech 4
Scone outside Perth faces a new housing development of  700 new homes. Picture: AP

Residents oppose plan to expand historical Perthshire village

Environment

Metal debris recovered at oil rig grounding site in Lewis

News 1

Edinburgh University team salvage gold from mobiles

News 3

Leaders: Dream of self-sufficiency takes a step forward

Opinion 24

World first as tidal turbine system supplies national grid with electricity

Energy 16
Picture: TSPL

Princes Street HMV store to close

News 8
Tory leader Ruth Davidson and health spokesman Donald Cameron. Picture: Jon Savage

Davidson demands more funding to help GP practices

News 10
Beau Barron and her brother Hugo. Picture: contributed

Edinburgh light show honours young lost to cancer

News
Ferguslie Park in Paisly is Scotland's most deprived area. Picture: Getty

Scotland’s most deprived areas revealed

News 41
One in five patients reported that they came to harm while in hospital. Picture: Ian Georgeson

One in five patients suffer harm in Scots hospitals

News 7
Vaping could be just as fatal as smoking cigarettes Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Vaping just as bad as cigarettes warns scientists

News 1
The most common reason for delay was getting medication. Picture: John Devlin

Two in five patients delayed when leaving Scottish hospitals

Health 1

Scots councils urgently need more mental health officers

Politics 3

Scientists close on test for early-stage Parkinson’s disease

Tech 5

Lack of Scots asthma care causes ‘unacceptable’ death rates

News 7

Scots scientists lead cancer resistance trial

News
The body of Saima Ahmed was found in the Gogar area of Edinburgh. Picture; contributed

Met officers face misconduct probe over Saima Ahmed case

News
The survey showed that the Tory party still enojyed a massive lead

Tories hold 14-point lead over Labour in latest poll

Politics 4

Crystal Maze set to return to TV after 21 years

TV & Radio

Brother of woman found dead in Edinburgh makes appeal for information

News 5

Skyscanner includes 47-year layover as part of man's trip home

UK 1

Leaders: Like it or loathe it, Brexit is fact and we must face it

Opinion 36
The plane was forced to make an emergency landing on Wednesday. Picture: PA

16 in hospital after plane makes emergency landing due to turbulence

Transport
Uzbek President Islam Karimov pictured in November 2015. Picture: AP

Fears Islamist groups could exploit death of Uzbek president

World
Skyscanner suggested a 47-year layover at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport as part of the trip. File picture: Contributed

Skyscanner includes 47-year layover as part of man's trip home

UK 1
A migrant climbing over a fence on to the tracks near the Eurotunnel site at Coquelles in Calais. Picture: PA

Britain and France pledge to tackle migrant crisis together

UK 4
Skyscanner suggested a 47-year layover at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport as part of the trip. File picture: Contributed

Skyscanner includes 47-year layover as part of man's trip home

UK 1
Shepherd was driving an armoured vehicle such as this when the accident took place Picture: Wikicommons

Man in court after crashing Saracen tank on Clackmannanshire road

Transport 8

Stray rhea caught after a month on the run

News 5
File picture of a Publix supermarket in West Palm Beach. Picture: Contributed

Vladimir Putin arrested in USA on trespassing charge

World 2

Kittens make 500 mile journey in plant machinery

News

Photographer captures Milky Way from North Uist

News 8

Woman seeks to rehome 41 cats after spending £8000 bringing them home from Spain

News 19

Reindeer enjoy the Cairngorms snow in summer weather

Odd 5
Police declined to charge Sir Cliff but that decision is now under review

Decision not to charge Sir Cliff Richard under review

News
Actor Gene Wilder starred in film classics such as Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory and Young Frankenstein. Picture: AP

Willy Wonka actor Gene Wilder dies, aged 83

Film 5
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds performed in Glasgow. Picture: Jane Barlow

Noel Gallagher jokes with Celtic fans during Glasgow gig

Music 23
Trump with, from left to right, his sister Maryanne Trump Barry and cousins Willie Murray, Alasdair Murray, Calum Murray and Chrissie Murray at the house in Tong where his mother was brought up

Insight: Why does the Trump trail go cold in the Hebrides?

World 24
The model we have in Edinburgh is being replicated all over the world, from Melbourne to Toronto. Picture: Scott Louden

Richard Lewis: Big birthday bash for Edinburgh’s festivals

Opinion
We must work with the third sector and government to educate landlord. Picture: Stuart Cobley

John Blackwood: Home is where your heart is –and wallet

Opinion
Kevin Fox of LAT_56 outside his office built from converted shipping containers, at District 10in Dundee with some of his premium performance travel luggage. Picture: Robert Perry

Philip Long: Scotland has designs on a place in the top rank

Opinion 1
Michael Haywood, head teacher who recreated prestigious English school in Thailand. Picture: Contributed

Obituary: Michael Robert Haywood, headmaster

Obituaries
Former chair, NHS Highland. Picture: Ewen Weatherspoon

Obituary: Caroline Thomson OBE, former chair, NHS Highland

Obituaries
A scene from the Long Good Friday, a film produced by Barry Hanson. Picture: Kobal Collection

Obituary: Barry Hanson, British film producer

Obituaries
Mrs May has confirmed there will be no second referendum, or early general election. Picture: Contributed

Leaders: Like it or loathe it, Brexit is fact and we must face it

Opinion 36
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on the steps of Bute House. Picture: Getty Images

Scott Macnab: Economic reality bites for Nicola Sturgeon

Opinion 68
Justice Minister, Michael Matheson (right) with Police Scotland Chief Constable, Phil Gormley. Picture: Michael Gillen

Chris Marshall: Time to face the elephant in the numbers room

Opinion 9
The model we have in Edinburgh is being replicated all over the world, from Melbourne to Toronto. Picture: Scott Louden

Richard Lewis: Big birthday bash for Edinburgh’s festivals

Opinion
We must work with the third sector and government to educate landlord. Picture: Stuart Cobley

John Blackwood: Home is where your heart is –and wallet

Opinion
Gene Wilder, as Frederick, and Peter Boyle as The Monster perform Puttin on the Ritz in Young Frankenstein, just one of the classic films that were lit up by Wilder's genius. Picture: Contributed

Euan McColm: Gene Wilder’s genius was a gift to humanity

Opinion 5
Kevin Fox of LAT_56 outside his office built from converted shipping containers, at District 10in Dundee with some of his premium performance travel luggage. Picture: Robert Perry

Philip Long: Scotland has designs on a place in the top rank

Opinion 1

Paris Gourtsoyannis: Isolation isn’t the answer to division

Opinion 23

Leaders: Dream of self-sufficiency takes a step forward

Opinion 24

Ilona Amos: Doing our bit to keep beaches safe for wildlife

Opinion

Aidan Smith: Are we being well-served by elderly sitcoms remakes?

Opinion 4