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Ten dead, including possible gunman, in Munich shopping centre shooting

World
Angus Robertson is hopeful of securing the SNP deputy leader post. Picture: PA

Scotland on brink of independence, claims Angus Robertson

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Boris Johnson is confident about striking a deal over access to the single market. Picture: Yana Paskova/Getty Images

Boris Johnson ‘confident’ about deal over single market

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David Cameron made appeal to Angela Merkel over migration prior to Brexit, it has been reported. Picture: Justin Tallis/PA Wire

Cameron ‘made last ditch appeal to Merkel over migration’

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Scottish Government wind farm decision ‘was lawful’

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Sturgeon: Brexit deal should be backed by all UK parliaments

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Airline suspends pilots charged with being drunk on Glasgow flight

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Joyce McMillan: New Labour, not Corbyn, to blame

Opinion 42
Nearly 2,000 Vtec staff will be balloted, including train managers. Picture: PA

More strikes threatened on Scots railways with new ballot

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Kezia Dugdale to travel to America for Democratic National Convention. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Kezia Dugdale warns Americans to heed Brexit lessons to prevent Trump presidency

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Transport minister urged to get involved in ScotRail row. Picture: John Devlin

Transport minister urged to broker deal in driver-only trains row

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David Cameron made appeal to Angela Merkel over migration prior to Brexit, it has been reported. Picture: Justin Tallis/PA Wire

Cameron ‘made last ditch appeal to Merkel over migration’

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Boris Johnson is confident about striking a deal over access to the single market. Picture: Yana Paskova/Getty Images

Boris Johnson ‘confident’ about deal over single market

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Nicola Sturgeon, Northern Ireland Deputy FM Martin McGuinness, Irish Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Welsh First Minister Carwyn Jones. Picture: PA

Nicola Sturgeon: Brexit deal must be backed by UK parliaments

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The Bank of England have said there is no sign of an economic downturn, though this may not always be the case. Picture: Getty

Leader comment: Future is not bright, however we measure it

Opinion 11
Jeremy Corbyn has been fighting rebellion in the Labour Party ranks since he was elected leader last year. Picture: Getty

Paris Gourtsoyannis: Hot-tempered summer ahead for Labour

Opinion 4

Hundreds bid farewell to journalist killed in car bombing

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Scottish Government wind farm decision ‘was lawful’

Politics 16

Jeremy Corbyn slams Donald Trump’s stance on foreign affairs

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Donald Trump: Crime and violence will soon be at an end

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Transport minister urged to get involved in ScotRail row. Picture: John Devlin

Transport minister urged to broker deal in driver-only trains row

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Relatives of passengers on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 hold placards urging the search to go on. Picture: AFP/Getty

Authorities raise tracking standards to avoid MH370 repeat

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Nearly 2,000 Vtec staff will be balloted, including train managers. Picture: PA

More strikes threatened on Scots railways with new ballot

Transport 5
Train on the East Coast Main Line. PA Photo John Giles

Missing dementia patient rescued from East Coast main line

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Airline suspends pilots charged with being drunk on Glasgow flight

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Rail passengers to track punctuality of trains on their phones

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RMT union calls strike ballot at Virgin Trains East Coast

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Search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 to be suspended

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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. Picture: Edmund Sumner

City of Glasgow College shortlisted for architectural prize

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In the past Benedetti has expressed concerns over government cuts leading to instrument lessons being withdrawn from schools. Picture: John Devlin.

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

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One in five Scots rejected by university as funding fears grow

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Generous visitors ‘nearly made Dolly the Sheep quite fat’

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There was a legal challenge over the Stronelairg wind farm. Picture: John Devlin

Scottish Government wind farm decision ‘was lawful’

Politics 16
Brian the very striking green iguana is looking for a home. Picture: SSPCA

SSPCA in rehoming appeal as exotic pet rescues increase by 74%

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Scotland’s weather: Storms bring power cuts and flash floods

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Vets issue warning over ham bone treats following pet death

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Scottish councils missing out on millions as recycling wasted

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Scots at risk of flooding “priced out” of insurance

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Each year more than 4,600 Scots are diagnosed with breast cancer, the most commonly diagnosed cancer north of the Border. Picture: Jane Barlow

Single gene could help to predict breast cancer risk

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Chris King, Britain's first double hand transplant patient. Picture: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

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

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More than 3,300 under-18s received hospital treatment for drink and drugs during the last two years. Picture: Getty

Children under four-years-old treated for drink and drugs misuse

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Drink is thought to have caused about half a million cancer deaths in a year. Picture: PA

Alcohol linked to seven types of cancer

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Research moves a step closer to finding asthma cure. Picture: Contributed

Asthma cure on horizon, says leading charity

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Marie Stark with her daughter, Ava.

Stem cell donations rocket after Ava Stark plea

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Shared eating habits and living spaces could be missing link, researchers say. Picture: David Moir

Family histories of disease not only influenced by genes

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Energy drinks ‘should be banned for the under-16s’

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Lizzy Buchan: Loss of fertility is devastating effect of cancer treatment

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Graham Boyack: Could your workplace pass the stress test?

Opinion

Lizzy Buchan: Top doctors speak out over merger of trauma service

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Sainsbury's has been given the green light to buy Argos. Picture: Neil Hanna

Watchdog clears Sainsbury’s deal to buy Argos owner

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The Bank of England have said there is no sign of an economic downturn, though this may not always be the case. Picture: Getty

Leader comment: Future is not bright, however we measure it

Opinion 11
Jeremy Corbyn says Trump  would leave the US isolated. Picture: Getty

Jeremy Corbyn slams Donald Trump’s stance on foreign affairs

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New Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond is keeping a close eye on how the Brexit vote affects the economy as he considers his Autumn Statement. Picture: AP

Economy slow after Brexit brings recession warning

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Sturgeon: Brexit deal should be backed by all UK parliaments

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Prince George celebrates third birthday with pet dog Lupo

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

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Corbyn gets tough as he threatens Labour MPs with re-selection

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Police officers respond to a shooting at the Olympia Einkaufzentrum (OEZ). Picture: Getty

Ten dead, including possible gunman, in Munich shopping centre shooting

World
Kezia Dugdale to travel to America for Democratic National Convention. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Kezia Dugdale warns Americans to heed Brexit lessons to prevent Trump presidency

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Police officers secure the Stachus hotel after a shooting in Munich, southern Germany. Picture: Sven Hoppe/dpa via AP

Terror attack in Munich leaves at least nine dead

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Taleban fancy dress costume has caused outrage. Picture: Morph Costumes

Edinburgh costume makers’ Taleban fancy dress a ‘sick joke’

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Taleban fancy dress costume has caused outrage. Picture: Morph Costumes

Edinburgh costume makers’ Taleban fancy dress a ‘sick joke’

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A small tornado forms over Edinburgh. Picture; Maureen Walker

Was there really a tornado in Edinburgh?

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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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Inside Scoth House, Ulaanbaatar Mongolia. Picture Scotch House

5 of the most far-flung Scottish pubs around the world

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Bid launched to rename Brussels sprouts after Brexit vote

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Police ‘sorry’ for arrest of Glasgow toy car collector

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Gamer calls 999 to report someone who’d ‘stolen their Pokemon’

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

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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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In a moment while filming was paused, a member of the film crew carefully dabbed the red-headed actor who plays the lead character Mark Renton with sun cream. Picture: Hemedia

In pictures: Trainspotting 2 cast struggle in Edinburgh heatwave

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Explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes plans next adventure. PA photo

Explorer Ranulph Fiennes back in peak form at 72

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The 2015 version of Macbeth, filmed  in places other than Moray, starred Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard. Picture:  See Saw Films/Studio Canal / The Kobal Collection

Margery McLennan: Like Macbeth, Moray has vaulting ambition

Opinion
The government has proposed a reduction of 50 per cent in the tax, starting in April 2018, with the tax to be completely abolished when resources allow. Picture: TSPL

Derek Halden: Planned cuts to APD could cause problems

Opinion
John  Swinney, the Deputy First Minister, to remove Susan OBrien as Chair of the Scottish Inquiry into child sex abuse. Picture: TSPL

Alistair Bonnington: One-party state is an enemy of democracy

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1995: Jon Daly scored 282 to win the Open Championship at St Andrews. Picture: Jon Cuban/Allsport

On this day: Jon Daly wins Open at St Andrews

Opinion
The Bank of England have said there is no sign of an economic downturn, though this may not always be the case. Picture: Getty

Leader comment: Future is not bright, however we measure it

Opinion 11
The newly redesigned Clydesdale Bank and Yorkshire Bank uniforms were revealed with much fanfare this week, but should employees really have to wear matching outfits in this day and age? Picture: Robert Perry

Jane Bradley: Do we still need uniformed outfits in 2016?

Opinion
Barbecue meats are among the food and drink products that boom during hot temperatures. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Stephen Jardine: Sunshine helps stores weather Brexit storm

Opinion
Jeremy Corbyn has been fighting rebellion in the Labour Party ranks since he was elected leader last year. Picture: Getty

Paris Gourtsoyannis: Hot-tempered summer ahead for Labour

Opinion 4
Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, is surrounded by supporters as he arrives to launch his leadership campaign at a press conference in London. Picture: Getty

Joyce McMillan: New Labour, not Corbyn, to blame

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There is a grave danger here that Putin can turn it into political hot potato and use it to foster an anti-western feeling within Russia. Picture: AP

Leaders: Integrity of Olympics must be maintained

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Margery McLennan: Like Macbeth, Moray has vaulting ambition

Opinion

Jim Duffy: You need true grit if you want to be an entrepreneur

Opinion

Alastair Dalton: Don’t wait for dualling to improve A9

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Derek Halden: Planned cuts to APD could cause problems

Opinion